Recent Grantee News

Precita Eyes Muralists

1996 Grantees

Ornette Coleman (Gleason Award) $10,000 Precita Eyes Mural Arts Center (Garcia Award) $10,000 Tibet Child Nutrition & Collaborative Health Project (Graham Award) $10,000 TOTAL 1996 GRANTS : $ 30,000

Brava! for Women in the Arts

1997 Grantees

Alejandra Alvarez (Graham Award) $10,000 Brava! for Women in the Arts (Garcia Award) $10,000 Charles Brown (Gleason Award) $10,000 TOTAL 1997 GRANTS : $ 30,000

La Peña Cultural Center

1998 Grantees

Dan Bern (Gleason Award) $10,000 La Pena Cultural Center (Garcia Award) $10,000 Lauder/JDC Youth Camp (Graham Award) $10,000 TOTAL 1998 GRANTS : $ 30,000

Project AVARY

1999 Grantees

Los Lobos (Gleason Award) $10,000 Mission Cultural Center (Garcia Award) $10,000 Nubian Village Development Fund $9,500 Project AVARY $10,000 War Child USA (Graham Award) $10,000 TOTAL 1999 GRANTS : $ 49,500

Dr. Ralph Stanley

2000 Grantees

Dr. Ralph Stanley (Gleason Award) $10,000 Babatunde Olatunji (Garcia Award) $10,000 Nubian Village Development Fund $19,000 Secular Institute Maun Alin Iha Kristus (Graham Award) $10,000 TOTAL 2000 GRANTS : $ 49,000

Afghan Institute of Learning

2001 Grantees

Afghan Institute of Learning (Graham Award) $10,000 Loco Bloco Drum & Dance Ensemble (Garcia Award) $10,000 Pete Seeger (Gleason Award) $10,000 TOTAL 2001 GRANTS : $ 30,000

Bread & Roses

2002 Grantees

Clowns Without Borders (Graham Award) $10,000 Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana (Garcia Award) $10,000 Save Our Sounds: The Zuni Tapes (Gleason Award) $10,000 Bread & Roses $10,000 Heart, Mind, Body, Soul $8,000 Solentiname, Nicaragua, Friendship Group $5,000 ArtistCares $12,500 Glen Pettit Scholarship Fund $12,500 The Gift of New York $12,500 Magic City Harvest $5,000 Project Avary $10,000 […]

Children's Book Project

2003 Grantees

Precita Center (Garcia Award) $10,000 Chris Strachwitz Arhoolie Foundation (Gleason Award) $10,000 Beyond Borders $5,000 Camp Winnarainbow, $5,000 Children’s Book Project $7,500 Destiny Arts Center $4,000 Drums Not Guns $3,500 LandPaths $10,000 Mwangaza Tanzania $2,500 Shared Adventures $5,000 U’wa Defense Project $5,000 Adopt a Family of Marin $5,000 Amicus Foundation $5,000 Art in Action Camp $5,000 Black Rock Arts Foundation $5,000 Bonita House $5,000 Endangered Music […]

Camp Winnarainbow

2004 Grantees

Parents’ Circle (Bill Graham Award) $10,000 Camp Winnarainbow /Wavy Gravy (Garcia Award) $10,000 Bill Monroe/Tom Ewing (Gleason Award) $10,000 International Senior Lawyers Project (Graham Award) $10,000 Birthplace of Country Music Alliance $2,500 Spotlight Theatre $5,000 UCSC Foundation. Lou Harrison Archive $10,000 Albany Park Theater Project $5,000 Cathedral Shelter of Chicago $5,000 Chicago Women’s Health Center $5,000 Grand Avenue Club, Inc. $5,000 Family of Glenn Carrier […]

People's Grocery

2005 Grantees

JazzMasters Workshop $2,500 A Living Library $5,000 Organic Farming Research Foundation $5,000 People’s Grocery $5,000 San Francisco Youth & Government Delegation $2,500 Sustainable Fishery Advocates $5,000 Californians for GE-Free Agriculture $5,000 Environmental Protection Information Center $5,000 Greenaction for Health and Environmental Justice $5,000 Global Health Through Education, Training and Service $5,000 The Association for the Preservation of Peruvian Textiles $5,000 The Immediate Life $5,000 Tipitinas […]