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Kresge’s grant database allows you to search for grants awarded since 2009. You can search and filter by program area, focus area, year and location.

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The Marian Cheek Jackson Center for Saving and Making History

This general operating grant will support the Marian Cheek Jackson Center for Saving and Making History’s Creative Placemaking activities and its participation in Kresge’s Creative Practice cohort. The Center’s mission is to honor, renew and build community in Chapel Hill’s historically Black Northside and Pine Knolls neighborhoods. View Website

Amount

$300,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Rebuild Foundation

This general operating grant will support the Rebuild Foundation’s Creative Placemaking activities and its participation in Kresge’s Creative Practice cohort. The Rebuild Foundation's mission is to catalyze neighborhood revitalization through artistic practices, individual empowerment and community engagement. View Website

Amount

$300,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Chicago, Illinois

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience

This general operating grant will support the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific’s Creative Placemaking activities and its participation in Kresge’s Creative Practice cohort. The mission of the Museum is to engage residents and the larger community with its history, art and cultures to advance racial and social equity within Seattle’s historic Chinatown and International District. View Website

Amount

$300,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Seattle, Washington

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Harness

This project grant will support Harness, a community of artists, activists, and movement leaders using the power of art and storytelling to imagine and co-create a more equitable world, to lead the Culture Surge initiative. View Website

Amount

$400,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Northend Christian Community Development Corp.

This two-year general operating grant will support Northend Christian Community Development Corporation’s (Northend Christian CDC’s) Creative Placemaking activities and participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Detroit, MI

Program

American Cities, Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Asian Economic Development Association

This 2-year general operating grant will support Asian Economic Development Association's (AEDA) Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Broadway Housing Communities

This 2-year general operating grant will support Broadway Housing Communities’ Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

New York, NY

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Building Bridges Across the River

This 2-year general operating grant will support Building Bridges Across The Rivers' (Building Bridges') Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Washington, D.C.

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

East LA Community Corporation

This 2-year general operating grant will support East Los Angeles Community Corporation’s (ELACC’s) Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Center for Transforming Communities

This 2-year general operating grant will support the Center for Transforming Communities' (CTC's) Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Memphis, Tennessee

Program

American Cities, Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Enterprise Center Community Development Corp.

This two-year general operating grant will support The Enterprise Center Community Development Corporation's Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field

Native American Community Development Institute

This general operating grant will support the Native American Community Development Institute’s Creative Placemaking activities and its participation in Kresge’s Creative Practice cohort. View Website

Amount

$300,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Eastside Arts Alliance

This general operating grant supports the EastSide Arts Alliance and its mission to use art for community empowerment and cultural development. View Website

Amount

$300,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Efforts of Grace Inc.

This general operating grant will support the Efforts of Grace's (dba Ashé Cultural Arts Center) Creative Placemaking activities and its participation in Kresge’s Creative Practice cohort. The mission of the Center is to utilize art and culture as a driver to support equitable human, community, and economic development. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

New Orleans, Louisiana

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Building Bridges Across the River

This general operating grant will support Building Bridges Across The Rivers' (Building Bridges') Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000

Year

2021

Location

Washington, D.C.

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Ujamaa Economic Development Corporation

This general operating grant will support Ujamaa Economic Development Corporation’s (Ujamaa's) Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$350,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Enterprise Center Community Development Corp.

This general operating grant will support The Enterprise Center Community Development Corporation's Creative Placemaking activities and ongoing participation in Kresge’s Building and Supporting Equitable Development (BASED) learning community. View Website

Amount

$300,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Program

Arts & Culture

Focus Area

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

This grant will support the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History (The Wright Museum) to administer the planning for a dynamic citywide public art exhibition for the iDetroit Human Atlas Project. View Website

Amount

$75,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Detroit, Michigan

Program

Arts & Culture, Detroit

Focus Area

DAISA Enterprises

This grant will support the development of a Community of Practice and Action (CoPA), a practitioner-led network that will include members of Kresge’s Fresh, Local and Equitable initiative (FreshLo) network, other Equitable Food-Oriented Development practitioners, and members of ArtPlace’s Arts-Infused Food System community. View Website

Amount

$150,000.00

Year

2021

Location

South Hadley, Massachusetts

Program

Arts & Culture, Health

Focus Area

Community-Driven Solutions

National Housing Institute/Shelterforce

This Arts and Health cross-team grant will renew support to the National Housing Institute (Shelterforce) to continuing its in-depth, independent reporting focused on health equity, creative placemaking, and community development. View Website

Amount

$360,000.00

Year

2021

Location

Montclair, N.J.

Program

Arts & Culture, Health

Focus Area

Community-Driven Solutions

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