Other Grants > Arts and Culture

These grants support public understanding and appreciation of the arts.

2017


Musicians for World Harmony, Inc

Ithaca, NY
Music Heals: Core Funding
$10,000
www.musicforworldharmony.org

Sarasota Opera Association, Inc

Sarasota, FL
Youth programming
$10,000
www.sarasotaopera.org

Tudor Place Foundation, Inc

Washington, DC
Storm Water Management System
$45,000
www.tudorplace.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Education and Community Engagement Programs
$50,000
www.washingtonperformingarts.org

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe of Florida, Inc

Sarasota, FL
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe 2017-2018 Season General Support
$25,000

Children's Law Center

Washington, DC
General Operating Support
$25,000
www.childrenslawcenter.org

Center for the Arts at Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Hangar Theatre's Equitable Arts Education Programming
$15,000
www.hangartheatre.org

Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Spirit of Ithaca (over 14 months)
$50,000
www.artspartner.org

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Ford Lallerstedt's Advanced Musical Studies Seminar and Independent Study
$30,000
www.curtis.edu

Friends of Stewart Park, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Supporting the Stewart Park Playground (over 2 years)
$100,000
www.friendsofstewartpark.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute 2017
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
Educational Programming for School Groups and Families
$25,000
www.kennedy-center.org/nso

2016


Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Willard Daetsch Youth Outreach Program (over 2 years)
$20,000
www.ccoithaca.org

Center for Transformative Action

Ithaca, NY
General operating support for The Vitamin L Project
$12,000
www.centerfortransformativeaction.org

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Ford Lallerstedt's Advanced Musical Studies Seminar and Independent Study
$30,000
www.curtis.edu

Running to Places Theatre Company

Ithaca, NY
Keep Running Free
$10,000
www.runningtoplaces.org

State Theatre of Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
2016/17 Arts for Youth
$10,000
www.stateofithaca.com

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Washington Performing Arts Education and Community Engagement Programs
$50,000
www.washingtonperformingarts.org

Sarasota Opera Association, Inc.

Sarasota, FL
Sarasota Opera Youth Programs
$5,000
www.sarasotaopera.org

Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Willard Daetsch Youth Outreach Program
$10,000
www.ccoithaca.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute 2016
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
Educational Programming for School Groups and Families
$25,000
www.kennedy-center.org/nso

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
General operating support
$10,000
www.washingtonperformingarts.org

2015


Center for Transformative Action

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia , PA
Dr. Ford Lallerstedt's Advanced Musical Studies Seminar and Independent 
Study
$20,000
www.curtis.edu

Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation of the District of Coumbia

Washington , DC
Grand Pinnacle of the North Transept - Earthquake Repair Phase II
$40,000
www.cathedral.org

Running to Places Theatre Company

Ithaca, NY
Keep Running Free
$10,000
www.runningtoplaces.org

Appalachian Theatre of the High Country

Boone, NC
Campaign to Renovate and Restore the Appalachian Theatre
$10,000
www.savetheapptheatre.com

Center for the Arts at Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Hangar Equitable Education and Pay What You Can Programming
$15,000
www.hangartheatre.org

Johann Fust Community Library

Boca Grande, FL
Annual Benefit with Billy Collins
$7,000
www.jfcl.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Washington Performing Arts Education and Community Engagement
Programs
$50,000
www.washingtonperformingarts.org

Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Willard Daetsch Youth Outreach Program
$10,000
www.ccoithaca.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute 2015
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
Educational Programming for School Groups and Families
$50,000
www.kennedy-center.org/nso

2014


Center for Transformative Action

Ithaca, NY
General operating support for the Vitamin L Project
$12,000
www.centerfortransformativeaction.org

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Ford Lallerstedt's Advanced Musical Studies Seminar and Independent
Study
$15,000
www.curtis.edu

Sarasota Opera Association, Inc.

Sarasota, FL
Education and Youth Opera Programs 2015-16
$10,000
www.sarasotaopera.org

The Supreme Court Historical Society

Washington, DC
Supreme Court Summer Institute for Secondary Teachers
$100,000
www.supremecourthistory.org

Tudor Place Foundation, Inc.

Washington, DC
Improving Access: Bus Transportation and Programs for Title 1 Schools and Database Upgrade
$40,000
www.tudorplace.org

Media Alliance

Oakland , CA
General support, Ithaca Voice online newspaper
$35,000
www.media-alliance.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
WPAS Capitol Arts Initiative
$50,000
www.wpas.org

Center for Growing and Becoming, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Second Wind Tour, day-long exploration of what it means to catch a "second wind" in one's life and work
$18,000
www.changingaging.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, M
Teacher Institute in 2014
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
Educational Programming for School Groups and Families
$50,000
www.kennedy-center.org/nso

2013


Appalachian Theatre of the High Country

Boone, NC
Campaign to renovate and restore the Appalachian Theatre
$5,000
www.savetheapptheatre.com

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Ford Lallerstedt's Advanced Musical Studies Seminar and Independent Study
$10,000
curtis.edu

Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation

Washington , DC
Washington National Cathedral earthquake repairs
$30,000
www.nationalcathedral.org

Royal Palm Players

Boca Grande , FL
General operating support

$10,000
www.royalpalmplayers.com

Center for the Arts at Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Hangar Theatre 2013-14 Equitable Theatre Arts Programming
$10,000
www.hangartheatre.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington , DC
Capitol Arts Initiative, a comprehensive program for arts education, training
and performance opportunities for DC Public Schools and other low-income
school districts within the DC metro area
$50,000
www.wpas.org

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Coral Gables, FL
Sixth Floor Trio's "Random Acts of Culture" national tour
$20,000
www.fairchildgarden.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute in 2013
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
National Symphony Orchestra's Educational Programming for School Groups
$50,000
www.kennedy-center.org/nso

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC
A series of radio programs on wrongful conviction for broadcast on WUNC
$15,000
www.unc.org

2012


Tudor Place Foundation, Inc.

Washington, DC
Website redesign project

$35,000
www.tudorplace.org

Johann Fust Community Library

Boca Grande, FL
Speaker fee for the Billy Collins fundraising event
$7,500
www.jfcl.org

Royal Palm Players

Boca Grande, FL
General operating support
$7,500
www.royalpalmplayers.com

Center for the Arts at Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Hangar Theatre 2012-2013 equitable theatre arts education programming
$10,000
www.hangartheatre.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Capitol Arts Initiative, a comprehensive program for arts education, training and performance opportunities for DC Public Schools and other low-income school districts within the DC metro area
$50,000
www.wpas.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute in 2012
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
2012 Educational Programming for School Groups
$50,000
www.kennedy-center.org/nso

2011


Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation

Washington, DC
Washington National Cathedral earthquake repairs
$30,000
www.nationalcathedral.org

Center for the Arts at Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Hangar Theatre's arts education programming during 2011-2012
$15,000
www.hangartheatre.org

Royal Palm Players

Boca Grande, FL
General operating support
$10,000
www.royalpalmplayers.com

Tudor Place Foundation, Inc.

Washington, DC
Educational outreach to District of Columbia's Title I public schools
$25,000
www.tudorplace.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Primarily Embassy Adoption Program with any remaining funds directed towards Concerts in Schools program
$50,000
www.wpas.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute in 2011
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
2011 Educational Programming for School Groups
$50,000
www.nationalsymphony.org

2010


Friends of The Frost Place, Inc.

Franconia, NH
General operating support for The Frost Place
$5,000
frostplace.org

National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute in 2010
$75,000
www.nga.gov

Tudor Place Foundation, Inc.

Washington, DC
Educational outreach initiatives to DC public schools
$17,500
www.tudorplace.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Embassy Adoption Program to link Washington DC elementary students with embassies
$50,000
www.wpas.org

Musicians for World Harmony, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
MUSIC HEALS: Spring 2010 in Uganda, to bring musicians and recording equipment to deserving communities
$5,000
www.musiciansforworldharmony.org

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
The Young People's Concerts, and Kinderkonzerts programs
$50,000
www.nationalsymphony.org

2009


National Gallery of Art

Landover, MD
Teacher Institute in 2009
$75,000
www.nga.gov

National Symphony Orchestra Association at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arlington, VA
2009 Educational programming for school groups
$50,000
www.nationalsymphony.org

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Washington, DC
Preservation Atlas 3.0 (over two years)
$75,000
www.nationaltrust.org

North Carolina School of the Arts Foundation

Winston-Salem, NC
Need-based student scholarship support
$25,000
www.uncsa.edu

Royal Palm Players

Boca Grande, FL
General operating support for community theater programs
$10,000
www.royalpalmplayers.com

Smithsonian Institution

Washington, DC
The exhibit, RACE: Are We So Different?
$10,000
www.si.edu

Town of Franconia

Franconia, NH
General operating support for The Frost Place, a poetry and arts educational center
$10,000
www.frostplace.org

Washington Performing Arts Society

Washington, DC
Embassy Adoption Program to link Washington DC elementary students with embassies
$85,000
www.wpas.org