U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo

U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo

A Virtual Reading by the First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate The Olseth Family Foundation is delighted to have funded a virtual reading by the incumbent United States Poet Laureate, Joy Harjo, who is the first Native American to hold that honor. Ms. Harjo’s works...
History Theatre

History Theatre

Commissioning and Developing Plays Which Celebrate Our Common Heritage For 40 seasons, the History Theatre has entertained, educated, and engaged audiences by commissioning and developing plays which celebrate our common heritage and linking Minnesota’s past to the...

Giving Voice Initiative

Equipping organizations to bring together people with Alzheimer’s and their care partners to sing in choruses Giving Voice Initiative (GVI) inspires and equips organizations to bring together people with Alzheimer’s and their care partners to sing in choruses that...

Saturday Academy

Providing Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math Opportunities Saturday Academy’s mission is to develop creative, confident, and curious critical thinkers by engaging students in socially conscious and equitable Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and...

Jungle Theater

Creating Powerful and Poetic Theater The Olseth Family Foundation seeks a more inclusive society through support of the arts, literature, and exposure to atypical experiences. Research has proven that creative pursuits provide numerous benefits, such as a voice for...