Roots & Routes

Roots & Routes

Roots & Routes 2022 REX FOUNDATION GRANTEE Roots & Routes facilitates sharing knowledge and compassion between diverse cultures en route to responsibly stewarding a flourishing living world. Coordinated out of Santa Cruz, California, Roots & Routes is a...
JDC/Lauder Youth Camp

JDC/Lauder Youth Camp

JDC/Lauder Youth Camp 1998 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Every summer, around 1500 Jewish campers from over 20 countries attend Camp Szarvas, which is sponsored by the Ronald S. Lauder Foundation and the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (AJJDC). Each summer 70-75...
War Child

War Child

War Child 1999 BILL GRAHAM AWARD War Child envisions a world where no child knows war. Its mission is to help children in war-affected communities reclaim their childhood through access to education, opportunity and justice. War Child takes an active role in raising...
Clowns Without Borders

Clowns Without Borders

Clowns Without Borders 2002 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Clowns Without Borders was founded in Barcelona in July 1993. The idea began when Tortell Poltrona, a professional clown in Spain, was invited to perform in a refugee camp in Croatia. This performance unexpectedly...
Hidden Wings

Hidden Wings

Hidden Wings 2012 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Hidden Wings is a non-profit dedicated to elevating the gifts of young adults with autism, so that they might have a full and productive life in society. Most high school graduates with autism are ill-prepared to face the challenges...