Category: Grantee Listing

05/19/14

2014 Grants

The Banana Slug String Band receives a Rex grant to help its fun science education.

Banana Slug String Band $5,000 Centro Legal de la Raza $2,500 Conscious Alliance (2014 Bill Graham Award) $10,000 Figures in Flight $5,000 Pathways To Hope $5,000 Project Censored $5,000 Stagebridge $5,000 Telluride Fire Festival $2,500 Learn more about them here.

06/12/13

Our Most Recent Grantees (2013)

Check out our most recent grant recipients for 2013! (See all 2013 grantees here.) 826 Valencia 826 Valencia St San Francisco, CA  94110 415-642-5905 www.826valencia.org 826 Valencia is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting students ages six to eighteen with their creative and expository writing skills and to helping teachers inspire their students to write. […]

02/04/13

2013 Grants

88bikes $5,000 826Valencia $5,000 ArtSpan $5,000 BayKids Studios $2,500 California Domestic Worker’s Coalition $5,000 Children’s Book Project $3,000 Children’s Hospital & Research Center Foundation $5,000 Culture Jam $4,000 Enriching Lives Through Music (co-recipient of the 2012 Jerry Garcia Award) $5,000 Girls Incorporated of the Northern Sacramento Valley $5,000 Richard Grace (2013 Bill Graham Award) $10,000 […]

11/16/12

Phish’s Charitable Foundation Helps Bay Area Groups

The following grants were made on behalf of The WaterWheel Foundation, a charitable arm of the band Phish, and represent proceeds from the Foundation’s 15th anniversary event in San Francisco on August 18, 2012.  The Rex Foundation was asked to recommend local programs to be supported by the proceeds.  The grants reflect the mutual desire […]

02/02/12

2012 Grants

Added Value $5,000 Arm-of-the-Sea Productions, Inc. $5,000 Arts and Healing Initiative  $5,000 The Boiler Room  $2,000 Bolinas/Stinson Youth Group – “Sharing our Voices” $1,000 Cascadia Wildlands $5,000 ClownZero  $3,000 Culture Jam  $3,000 Diane di Prima (2011 Ralph J. Gleason Award) $10,000 Duke Ellington School of the Arts Theatre Department  $5,000 Girls on the Run of […]

05/26/11

2011 Grants

Arts for Humanity! (2010 Jerry Garcia Award) $10,000 Michael Franti (2010 Ralph J Gleason Award) $10,000 Bolinas Stinson Camp $2,000 Bread & Roses $4,000 California Policy Project $5,000 Center for Digital Storytelling  $2,500 Summer Brenner Book Project/Community Works West $4,000 Dovetail Learning/The Toolbox Project $5000 Empowered by Light $4,000 FAIR Fund (2011 Bill Graham Award) $10,000 […]

12/09/10

2010 Grants

Jorma Kaukonen (2009 Ralph J. Gleason Award) $10,000 Bay Area Girls Rock Camp $2,000 Blue Mountain Coalition for Youth and Families $1,500 Bridgeport School District Music Program $400 Clean Water Fund $3,000 Jerry Day $2,500 Nextcourse $2,000 Planting Justice $2,000 Preston High School $1,500 RockHouse Arts Foundation $2,000 University of Oregon – Ken Kesey Collection […]

09/29/08

2008 Grants

JazzMasters Workshop (2007 Jerry Garcia Award) $10,000 Allen Toussaint(2007 Ralph J. Gleason Award) $10,000 Hearts of Gold $5,000 Nextcourse $3,500 Rhythmix Cultural Works $3,000 Seeing Peace - Richard Kamler, Artist $2,500 Family of Woodstock $774 HeadCount $5,000 KindTree Productions $3,600 Morgantown High School Music Department  $1656 Plumas County Save our Schools Program (SOS) $2,689 University High School Music Department $1,657 Ali […]

09/29/07

2007 Grants

Los Cenzontles Mexican Art Center (2006 Garcia Award) $10,000 New Old Time Chautauqua (2006 Gleason Award) $10,000 Innocence Project (2006 Graham Award) $10,000 Art in Action $5,000 BAYCAT $5,000 Creator’s Art Productions $3,000 Destiny Arts Center $5,000 Head Count $5,000 Military Families Speak Out “Gold Star Families Speak Out” Chapter $2,500 Mineral Policy Institute $2,500 […]

09/29/06

2006 Grants

Marsh Youth Theater (2005 Garcia Award)  $10,000 WWQZ-FM (2005 Gleason Award) $10,000 Mercy Corps (2005 Graham Award) $10,000 African Environmental Human Rights Investigator $2,500 Ambassadors of Hope and Opportunity $5,000 Berkeley High School Student Court $5,000 Black Rock Arts Foundation $5,000 Give Me Back My Rights Campaign $2,500 Kids on Broadway $2,500 O’Neill Sea Odyssey […]