Category: Community

GRANT 197: “A Single Vote” Suffrage Ballet 06/13/2016
One vote CAN change the course of history.
GRANT 194: All My Relations: A Native America Portrait 05/23/2016
Stunning portraits showcasing the strength and resilience of Native Americans.
GRANT 193: play:ground 05/16/2016
An adventure playground in New York City.
GRANT 192: Citizen Bridge 05/09/2016
New York City's first citizen-built bridge.
GRANT 188: Hope House 04/11/2016
Ending the tragic cycle of young girls being forced into prostitution.
GRANT 186: Parkwood Technology Centre 03/28/2016
A community education project at Parkwood Primary School in Cape Town, South Africa.
GRANT 185: Bahia Project 03/21/2016
Meet Olek, the “Queen of Crochet."
GRANT 178: Free Canes for Veterans 02/01/2016
A gift of love from one Veteran to another.
GRANT 177: Fallen Fruit 01/25/2016
Share Your Fruit. Change the World
GRANT 176: Portland Wheelers 01/18/2016
Outdoor biking fun for people living with disabilities.
GRANT 175: Awesome Summit 2016 01/11/2016
Celebrating "Awesome!"
GRANT 172: Women Lead Nepal 12/21/2015
Women LEAD's office in Nepal suffered severe damage during the April 25th earthquake. It's time to rebuild.
GRANT 168: Human Trafficking Conference 2016 11/23/2015
A high school student-run and created conference dedicated to shedding light on the truths about human trafficking in the U.S.
GRANT 166: Daily Table 11/09/2015
A health care initiative, disguised as a grocery store
GRANT 163: 50X50: RECOVERING THE CLASSICS (Durham) 10/19/2015
Every book deserves a great cover!
GRANT 160: Making Mayhem! 09/28/2015
Providing students with intellectual disabilities and/or Autism with social skills training through poetry and improv.
GRANT 156: KIDPACKS 08/31/2015
This back-to-school initiative provides students with the supplies they need to excel in the classroom.
GRANT 155: Uganda’s Drama Festival 08/24/2015
This Drama Festival in Uganda elevates women’s voices through music, drama, and dance.
GRANT 144: Celebrating DC Women in Tech 2015 06/08/2015
An article about women in tech went viral, and prompted a convening and solidarity in the DC community.
GRANT 141: Hands of Honour 05/18/2015
Hands of Honour employs those without access to work in an upcycling program, beautifying urban spaces.
GRANT 136: Hollaback! Bahamas 04/09/2015
No more room for sexual harassment in The Bahamas!
GRANT 135: Sex Education for Social Justice 03/30/2015
Sex education helps teach social justice!
GRANT 134: Subsistence Research Center of Southern Illinois 03/23/2015
The revolution might begin with at an infoshop
GRANT 133: LA Storytellers Outdoor Film Series 03/16/2015
LA Renaissance to host a monthly outdoor film series featuring diverse and female filmmakers.
GRANT 132: Hope on a String: Marching Band Project 03/09/2015
Hope on a String encourages the Haitian community to make and perform their own healing music for those who need it most.
GRANT 130: Disparate Minds: Progressive Art Studios 02/23/2015
Progressive studios across the country make room for adult artists living with developmental disabilities!
GRANT 125: Atlanta FREE Store 01/19/2015
An ongoing food and clothing drive that helps people of all income levels meet basic needs.
GRANT 124: Art Barter Mexico 01/12/2015
A cross-continental platform of free exchange between artists and the public.
GRANT 122: EL BIBLIOBANDIDO 12/29/2014
A creative literacy initiative that's taking Honduras by storm.
GRANT 120: Empowering Epilepsy 12/15/2014
Non-profit devoted to removing the stigmas and limitations associated with epilepsy.
GRANT 119: Women’s Health: HPV & Pap Screening 12/08/2014
Providing free HPV and pap tests for poverty-afflicted patients.
GRANT 117: Viva Verdi! 11/23/2014
This upcoming documentary showcases the beauty of humanity through music and generosity.
GRANT 116: MisAdventures Magazine 11/17/2014
An online publication featuring the world's most adventurous women.
GRANT 114: MusicWorks 11/03/2014
Music therapy services for South Africa's children in marginalized communities.
GRANT 108: Re-resonate 09/22/2014
A mobile music studio that develops innovative ways to use technology responsibly.
GRANT 107: PET Thatch Project 09/15/2014
Plastic roof construction in Ecuador introduces a smarter way to recycle.
GRANT 106: Knoxville Creative Reuse 09/08/2014
Inspiring environmentally sustainable behavior by recycling old materials.
GRANT 103: Music & Environmental Sustainability in Tanzania 08/18/2014
Protecting music means protecting trees!
GRANT 102: Free Shakespeare in the Parks 08/11/2014
Shakespeare's timeless tales are reaching new audiences through outdoor theatre.
GRANT 99: Awareness and Prevention Through Art 07/20/2014
Painting the towns in North Jordan with Syrian and Jordanian youth.
GRANT 98: HIV Prevention Software for India 07/14/2014
The first research-based, data-driven approach to transnational HIV prevention.
GRANT 94: A mobile tool lending library 06/16/2014
Detroit's free tool library on wheels.
GRANT 93: Dancing Hearts Foundation 4 Kids 06/09/2014
Educating, motivating and empowering youth through dance!
GRANT 88: Hot Bread Kitchen 05/05/2014
Non-profit baking multi-ethnic breads and increasing access to the culinary industry for women & minority entrepreneurs.
GRANT 87: Tea + Purpose 04/28/2014
A gathering for women that inspires action-oriented conversations over tea to create a community of people who live purposefully.
GRANT 84: Jafflechutes 04/07/2014
A jafflechute is a jaffle (delicious) attached to a parachute (soft landing). Melbourne's 1st float-down eatery comes to NYC.
GRANT 79: Mondays at Racine 03/03/2014
Every third Monday of the month, two sisters open the doors of their hair salon to women diagnosed with cancer.
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Naked Narratives 02/25/2014
A weekly writing salon for women to share and celebrate their bodies.
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FESTIVAL MEET SHARE DANCE 02/24/2014
Exposing local communities to the world of dance & disability—a truly powerful expression.
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BOTS POTS 02/21/2014
BOTS Pots program uses innovation & fresh vegetation to get to the root of Connecticut's homeless problem.
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LET THE KIDS SURF IN THE PHILIPPINES 02/20/2014
Philippine initiative finds a way to turn surfing into higher grades and lower attrition.
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MEETING OF INDIGENOUS MIDWIVES 02/17/2014
Mexico's indigenous midwives fight to preserve their culture.
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THE DINNER PARTY 02/16/2014
Lennon & Carla are using the power of dinner parties to overcome loss, with love.
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SPARK GIRLS 02/15/2014
Combating illiteracy of young girls in marginalized & underprivileged communities in Zimbabwe.
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DIY Sustainable Art Symposium 02/11/2014
This summer, Margaret and 3 others are launching their DIY Sustainable Art Symposium for artists everywhere.
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IRCA Capacity Startup Building 02/10/2014
A community of refugees in Boise, Idaho welcomes the displaced with a transformational mentorship program.

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Pop-Up Repair 02/09/2014
A group of theater artists target New York City boroughs with a zany pop-up shop that challenges you to rethink recycling.
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Open Arms 02/08/2014
Central Texas Birth Center is creating a positive birth experience for low-income moms in Texas.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Edgehill Bike Club 02/07/2014
This club gives kids something positive to do to stay out of trouble & see the world from a new perspective - on a bike.
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Modern Loss 02/06/2014
A place to share the unbelievably hilarious, and unexpectedly beautiful terrain of navigating your life after a death.
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Blended Rhythms 02/05/2014
Kate Spanos & Dominique Mbaye are rousing up the tiny island of Montserrat with spicy Irish reels alongside African rhythms.
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Angel Heart Pajama Project 02/04/2014
Dedicated to bringing comfort to foster children with gifts books and pajamas, and reminding us of the goodness in the world.
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SPINALpedia 02/01/2014
A free user-generated how-to video network to help adapt to life with paralysis.
GRANT 49: Take A Seat, Make A Friend 01/20/2014
This is what happens when two strangers sit in a ball pit and talk about life's big questions.
GRANT 45: Donkeys for Development 12/23/2013
A changemaker working with donkeys to transform lives in this rural town of South Africa.
GRANT 31: You & Me 09/16/2013
Discovering the cultural similarities and differences in mourning, while providing a one of a kind experience.
GRANT 15: Creating the Future 05/27/2013
A living laboratory for accomplishing social change.
GRANT 11: The Boat for Singing Together 04/29/2013
A floating canopy where people can take a break from the frenzied pulse of the city and join in song? Yes, please!
GRANT 10: The Busker Hall of Fame – Stories from the Pitch 04/22/2013
A project that sheds light on the largely undocumented culture of street performers, or “buskers,” worldwide.