Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
2014 Johns Hopkins University Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Johns Hopkins University to pilot a program focused on well-established local minority owned companies, helping them expand into new product lines so as to better connect with the local purchasing and hiring needs of the areas larger institutions.

Closed $85,000 12 months
2014 Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Arts Academy to provide hands-on arts-immersion training and mentorship to Latino teens.

Closed $100,000 24 months
2014 Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Shape Created with Sketch.

To support an intensive summer film program for Native teens, led by the respected Native director Chris Eyre.  

Closed $10,000 12 months
2014 National Employment Law Project Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Closed $525,000 36 months
2014 National Housing Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the National Housing Institute in creating an economic development desk to produce regular informative, useful, engaging, and accessible articles across a variety of media platforms.

Closed $150,000 24 months
2014 Next City Shape Created with Sketch.

To continue support for daily online editorial and reporting coverage of next generation infrastructure topics with weekly coverage of urban water management issues.

Closed $400,000 24 months
2014 Nexus Community Partners Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Nexus Community Partners to identify, prepare, and support people of color and low income people in leadership roles through the Twin Cities Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute.

Closed $200,000 24 months
2014 Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates Shape Created with Sketch.

To support three inter-related programs of the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program: Art Education for Teens, ARTrepreneurs, and Restored Spaces.

Closed $110,000 36 months
2014 Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates Shape Created with Sketch.

To support three inter-related programs of the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, which include Art Education for Teens, ARTrepreneurs, and Restored Spaces.

Closed $150,000 36 months
2014 Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Art Education for Teens, ARTrepreneurs, and Restored Spaces.

Closed $240,000 36 months
2014 Queens Council on the Arts Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Build Your Own Business Program, which focuses on artistic entrepreneurship, leadership development, and life-skills training for emerging individual artists, arts organization leaders, and cultural citizens.

Closed $40,000 12 months
2014 Rebuild Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the production of the second Black Artist Retreat in Chicago in late August 2014, an exhibition, programming, documentation, and administrative support.

Closed $40,000 12 months
2014 Social Enterprise Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Closed $150,000 12 months
2014 Soulsville Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Staxx Music Academy’s Senior Academy, which provides after-school music education programming and life-skills training to high-school students.

Closed $50,000 12 months
2014 United Workers Congress Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the United Workers Congress to develop research, policy analysis, communications strategy, and organizational capacity among worker center networks to support job quality guarantees for excluded sectors of workers in the national economy.

Closed $75,000 12 months
2014 Women's Housing And Economic Development Corporation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the implementation of solutions for creative space-activation along the Southern Boulevard Business Mile that focus on the cultural and artistic heritage of the Bronx.

Closed $50,000 12 months
2014 Workers Defense Project, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Workers Defense Project in engaging in strategic research that will provide evidence on the impact of economic development policies on low-wage workers in Texas.

Closed $45,000 12 months
2014 Working Classroom Shape Created with Sketch.

To support high-quality visual arts and theater training to teens.

Closed $150,000 36 months
2014 Working World, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

To support The Working World’s national growth campaign and to increase capacity for managing a growing deal pipeline and support partner affiliates.

Closed $200,000 24 months