Friends of St. Paul's Elkins Park ($1,150)
Funding will support the annual concert season in the historic sanctuary of St. Paul’s Elkins Park.
ARTZ Philadelphia ($1,099)
Funding will support the ARTZ on the Road and ARTZ @ The Museum programs to bring professionally facilitated conversations about museum-quality works of art into the lives of people with dementia and their care partners.
Brush with the Law ($1,099)
Funding will support Brush With the Law’s programming that connects artists with communities, youth aid panels, rehab centers, county jails and other nonprofit organizations.
Senior Adult Activities Center of Montgomery County ($1,099)
Funding will support Art4ME, a free program for people in early stages of dementia and their caregivers designed to increase communication, quality of life and self-worth.
Borough of Lansdale ($1,086)
Funding will support the White’s Road Park Concert and Performing Arts Series, an annual event celebrating its 37th season in spring 2019.
Pulley & Buttonhole Theatre Company ($1,061)
Funding will support Pulley & Buttonhole Theatre Company’s 2018-19 season, featuring three plays from non-American authors with storylines that reflect upon the universal questions of belonging.
Jenkintown School District ($1,023)
Funding will support the art program at Jenkintown Middle School and High School to develop a variety of community-engaging public art projects.
Lansdale Library Association ($1,023)
Funding will support a engagements with the folk/world music duo Simple Gifts, featuring a community concert and outreach to three seniors' residences.
Night Music ($1,010)
Funding will support the production of Killer B’s: Music by Bach, Beethoven, Boccherini, and Brahms at Ardmore Presbyterian Church.
Variant 6 ($997)
Funding will support a program exploring the exchange of musical ideas across Europe in the seventeenth century and the influence of Italy’s musical style on France and Germany.
Applied Mechanics ($971)
Funding will support the production of We Are Bandits, a theatrical investigation of the troubled relationships between state and citizen, art and politics, women-aligned people and the public sphere.
Valley Choral Society ($971)
Funding will support Valley Choral Society’s choral for under-served audiences in Montgomery county.
Opera North, Inc. ($959)
Funding will support a series of mini operas produced and performed by students of Glenside Elementary School, led by composer Leslie Savoy Burrs.
Susanna Gold ($946)
Funding will support the designing and mounting of five exhibitions by curator Susanna Gold’s at the NºBA Artspaces in Bala Cynwyd.
St. Augustine Academy ($934)
Funding will support St. Augustine Academy’s tuition-free, arts-based, after school program serving 2nd through 4th grade female students in Norristown.
Carrie Biegler ($933)
Funding will support artist Carrie Biegler’s photo exhibition The Strength Source Project on view at the Abington Art Center.
Pottstown Dance Theatre ($907)
Funding will support performances of choreographer Michelle Jones Wurtz’s New World to elementary schools in the Pottstown School District.
Academy Community Concerts Association ($869)
Funding will support a series of four classical music events presented to the public.
Pottstown Area Artists Guild ($505)
Funding will support the monthly lecture and demonstration series "Masters of Art: Lectures & Art Forums," which features presentations by national and local artists.
The William Way Community Center ($1,364)
Funding will support an exhibition of mixed-media artworks and archival material mounted in Archives Gallery at The William Way Community Center.
Project Capoeira, Inc. ($1,323)
Funding will support the Brazilian Day Philadelphia Series, featuring interactive performances of folk arts and cultural activities related to Brazil in a variety of locations around Philadelphia.
People's Emergency Center ($1,309)
Funding will support the annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Community Festival, a one-day celebration of the city's jazz history and the continuing revitalization and history of West Philadelphia neighborhoods.
Lyra Society ($1,268)
Funding will support the Lyra Connect project, which encourages students to use their musical talents to improve the lives of the sick and elderly.
Philadelphia's Magic Gardens ($1,268)
Funding will support a series of neighborhood art events to engage with public murals by Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens’ founding artist Isaiah Zagar.
Philadelphia Waterborne ($1,268)
Funding will support a 20-week boat-building program at Richard Allen Preparatory Charter School in the Kingsessing neighborhood of Southwest Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation ($1,255)
Funding will support the Chinatown Storytelling through Visual Art project, a arts and storytelling program that increases the voices of low-income immigrant residents in placemaking.
American Composers Forum, Philadelphia Chapter ($1,241)
Funding will support a performance collaboration with American Composers Forum and JACK String Quartet.
Lightning Rod Special ($1,241)
Funding will support the production of Unformed Consent at FringeArts in March 2019.
Philadelphia Asian American Film & Filmmakers ($1,241)
Funding will support American Peril: Imagining the Foreign Threat, a three-week exhibition at Twelve Gates Arts that showcases South Asian and Middle Eastern Art.
Norris Square Neighborhood Project ($1,227)
Funding will support Semillas del Futuro (Seeds of the Future), a free in-school arts and social change program that serves 85 high school students annually.
The Artblog ($1,227)
Funding will support the New Art Writing Challenge, a free-to-enter, open-to-all juried contest designed to stimulate art appreciation demystify the process of art writing.
Baker Industries ($1,214)
Funding will support Baker Industries’ workforce development program that includes arts-integrated workshops, coaching, and counseling.
Natasha Cohen-Carroll ($1,214)
Funding will support the Mustard Seed Film Festival, which screens contemporary, socially-engaged films by South Asian directors that highlight marginalized voices.
Nora Gibson ($1,214)
Funding will support a new choreographic work created using sensor technology and specialized software designed for dome projection that will premiere during the 2019 Philadelphia Science Festival.
The Renegade Company ($1,214)
Funding will support a community project with residents of the Riverwards neighborhoods to understand the challenges they face, including substance abuse, addiction and homelessness.
Thomas A. Edison High School ($1,214)
Funding will support an in-school theater program for special education students at Edison High School, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Shakespeare Company.
Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia, Inc. ($1,200)
Funding will support the Cultural Dance Program, which offers weekly lessons of Cambodian classical dance and a series of public performance showcases.
Erin Busch ($1,200)
Funding will support the Young Women Composers Camp, a two-week music composition summer camp for girls ages 14–19 at Temple Universiy.
Team Sunshine Performance Corporation ($1,200)
Funding will support the production of The Sincerity Project, a documentary-play that tracks the lives of eight theatre artists over the course of 24 years.
Funding will support the Engaging Young Writers project, a dance criticism and appreciation program for bilingual writer ages 12 and under.
We Are the Seeds ($1,200)
Funding will support We Are the Seeds’ project Celebrate Indigenous, an afternoon of indigenous art and culture in February 2019.
Philadelphia Youth Dance Festival ($1,186)
Funding will support the Philadelphia Youth Dance Fest, an annual pre-professional dance festival designed to share, unite and celebrate dance in a supportive and professional atmosphere.
Project HOME ($1,186)
Funding will support Project HOME's art program, which offers people who are homeless, living in extreme poverty or with mental illness a safe and nurturing place for creative self-expression.
Collaborative Cataloging Japan ($1,173)
Funding will support the Japanese Expanded Cinema Exhibition, which will present historic Japanese experimental multi-channel installation works.
Crossroads Music ($1,173)
Funding will support Crossroads Music’s 2018 concert season at Calvary United Methodist Church in West Philadelphia.
Juniper Productions ($1,173)
Funding will support the production of Cocktail Plays: Round Two, a set of four original 15-minute plays by Philadelphia area playwrights.
Moonstone Arts Center ($1,173)
Funding will support the New Voices: Philadelphia’s Emerging Poets program, which connects high school and college students with the larger Philadelphia poetry community.
The Idiopathic Ridiculopathy Consortium ($1,173)
Funding will support the production of Tennessee Williams' The Eccentricities of a Nightingale at the Bethany Mission Gallery.
The Lady Hoofers Tap Ensemble ($993)
Funding will support The Lady Hoofers’ Outreach Residency Program, which provides free tap dance classes and tap shoes to 5th grade students at John Moffet Elementary School.