Grants :: Recent Grants (All)

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2017

Armory Center for the Arts

www.armoryarts.org
Pasadena, CA
$35,000
Education
For the Teaching Artists Fellowship program

Arts Council of Santa Cruz County

www.artscouncilsc.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$20,000
Education
For training in arts integration for classroom teachers

Arts for Learning San Diego

www.artsforlearningsd.org
San Diego, CA
$20,000
Education
To support training for teaching artists

Bennington College

www.bennington.edu
Bennington, VT
$25,000
Special Projects
For general support

Berkeley Food Institute at UC Berkeley

food.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$150,000
Environment and Health
To support the policy program

Berkeley Symphony

www.berkeleysymphony.org
Berkeley, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Center for Food Safety

www.centerforfoodsafety.org
San Francisco, CA and Washington, DC
$50,000
Environment and Health
To reduce the negative public health and environmental risks of industrial agriculture

Community Alliance with Family Farmers

www.caff.org
Davis, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To support family scale farming operations that adopt climate-farming practices to conserve water and sequester carbon

Defy Ventures

defyventures.org
New York, NY
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Del Sol Performing Arts Organization

delsolquartet.com
San Francisco, CA
$7,500
Music
To support the Del Sol 25th Anniversary Festival

Education Outside

www.educationoutside.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
To support training for garden coordinators

Global Alliance for the Future of Food (New Venture Fund)

www.futureoffood.org
Washington, DC
$75,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley

gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$30,000
Education
For the Arts and Academic Language Development Summer School

Grantmakers for Education

www.edfunders.org
Portland, OR
$10,000
Education
To support the Arts Education Impact Group

Harmony Fund

harmonyfund.org
Holden, MA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Heart of Los Angeles

heartofla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles program

Julia Adam Dance (The Dancers’ Group)

juliaadamdance.com
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

League to Save Lake Tahoe

www.keeptahoeblue.org
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
To monitor the implementation of a regional plan in the Lake Tahoe region

National Guild for Community Arts Education

www.nationalguild.org
New York, NY
$5,000
Education
To support the 2017 Conference for Community Arts Education

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the 25th Anniversary Festival

Performing Arts Workshop

www.performingartsworkshop.org
San Francisco, CA
$28,000
Education
For the Core Artists Program

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra

philharmonia.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For the U.S. premiere of The Judas Passion

San Bernardino Symphony

www.sanbernardinosymphony.org
San Bernardino, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Southern California premiere of Big Sur: The Night Sun

San Diego Symphony

www.sandiegosymphony.org
San Diego, CA
$25,000
Music
For the commissioning and performance of a new work by Javier Alvarez Fuentes

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.thesfco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For general support

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Music
For the Instrument Training and Support Program

Send It Foundation

www.senditfoundation.org
Truckee, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Southeast Symphony

www.southeastsymphony.com
Inglewood, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

SPUR

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$100,000
Environment and Health
To develop elements for sound regional planning in the Bay Area

Teaching Artists Guild (Community Initiatives)

teachingartistsguild.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
For the Asset Mapping Initiative

University of California, San Francisco

www.ucsf.edu
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To develop health information and policy recommendations designed to protect human health from toxic chemicals

Young Musicians Choral Orchestra

www.youngmusiciansco.org
Berkeley, CA
$35,000
Music
For general support

Youth Speaks

youthspeaks.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
To support professional development for teaching artists

2016

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
For the Environmental Home Program

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

American Youth Symphony

aysymphony.org
Los Angeles, CA
$15,000
Music
To support a concert featuring guitarist Steven Vai

American Youth Symphony

aysymphony.org
Los Angeles, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Theatre Company

antaeus.org
Glendale, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To prevent harm to human health from GMOs, nanomaterials, and lead in food

Association of California Symphony Orchestras

www.acso.org
Los Angeles, CA
$10,000
Music
For the Consultant Services Program

Bennington College

www.bennington.edu
Bennington, VT
$25,000
Special Projects
For general support

Berkeley Food Institute at the University of California, Berkeley

food.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$150,000
Environment and Health
To support the Policy Program

Berkeley Symphony

www.berkeleysymphony.org
Berkeley, CA
$20,000
Music
To support a performance of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 13

Berkeley Symphony

www.berkeleysymphony.org
Berkeley, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

BirdNote

birdnote.org
Seattle, WA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence

www.bradycampaign.org
Washington, DC
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Brown University

www.brown.edu
Providence, RI
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Parents Annual Fund

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

cabrillomusic.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$25,000
Music
For the world premiere of a Clarice Assad percussion concerto, performed by Evelyn Glynnie

California Academy of Science

www.calacademy.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Education
For professional development in environmental education for classroom teachers

California Alliance for Arts Education

www.artsed411.org
Pasadena, CA
$40,000
Education
For the Arts Now California Campaign

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; Center for Sustainability at the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences

www.cfs.calpoly.edu
San Luis Obispo, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the Climate Smart Agriculture Project

California Shakespeare Theater

www.calshakes.org
Berkeley, CA
$20,000
Education
For a professional development program for teaching artists

California Symphony

www.californiasymphony.org
Walnut Creek, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the commissioning and premiere of a new work by Daniel Visconti

California Trout

caltrout.org
San Francisco, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For the Smith River project

Californians for Pesticide Reform

www.pesticidereform.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To eliminate the use of highly toxic fumigants in California agriculture

Carbon Cycle Institute

www.carboncycle.org
Petaluma, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To make California agriculture more sustainable by increasing its ability to sequester carbon and reduce water usage

Center for Animal Research and Education

carerescuetexas.com
Bridgeport, TX
$3,750
Special Projects
For general support

ChangeScale

changescale.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the School Partnership Initiative

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

www.celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$40,000
Education
For the Leadership in Sustainability Curriculum and Assessment Program in Los Angeles

Colorado College

www.coloradocollege.edu
Colorado Springs, CO
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Crossroads School

www.xrds.org
Santa Monica, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
To support the Middle School Dance program

Dance and Dialogue

danceanddialogue.com
Los Angeles, CA
$14,000
Special Projects

Destiny Arts Center

www.destinyarts.org
Oakland, CA
$20,000
Education
For a mentorship program for new teaching artists

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts

www.eastbaycenter.org
Richmond, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the Advanced Chamber and Classical Music Program

Education Outside

www.educationoutside.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Education
To support training for garden coordinators and the Curriculum Institute

Ensemble Mik Nawooj

www.ensemblemiknawooj.com
Oakland, CA
$15,000
Music
For the premiere of Death Becomes Life, a symphonic hip-hop oratorio

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$30,000
Special Projects
For general support

Fountain Theater

www.fountaintheatre.com
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

GirlVentures

www.girlventures.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For financial aid for participants in Summer Outdoor Adventure programs

Global Alliance for the Future of Food (New Venture Fund)

www.futureoffood.org
Washington, DC
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley

gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$45,000
Education
For the Arts and Academic Language Development Summer School

Grantmakers for Education

www.edfunders.org
Portland, OR
$15,000
Education
For the 2016 Annual Conference and the Arts Education Impact Group

Harmony Fund

harmonyfund.org
Holden, MA
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Harmony Project SF Bay Area (Community Initiatives)

harmonyprojectsf.org
Daly City, CA
$15,000
Music
For a music program in the schools

Julie Adam Dance (The Dancers’ Group)

juliaadamdance.com
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For the “Air” project

League of American Orchestras

www.americanorchestras.org
New York, NY
$10,000
Music
To support a professional development seminar for orchestras held in San Francisco

League to Save Lake Tahoe

keeptahoeblue.org
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
To monitor the implementation of a regional plan in the Lake Tahoe region

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

www.laco.org
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
To support a concert featuring the violinist Daniel Hope

Los Angeles County Arts Commission

acountyartsforall.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Education
For the Arts for All Pooled Fund

Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust

www.lamoth.org
Los Angeles, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Los Angeles Youth Orchestra

www.losangelesyouthorchestra.org
Los Angeles, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund and Nutcracker Sponsorship

Mid-Peninsula High School

www.mid-pen.org
Menlo Park, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For the Urban Farm

Monterey Jazz Festival

www.montereyjazzfestival.org
Monterey, CA
$20,000
Music
For a jazz in the schools program

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

New York Theatre Workshop

www.nytw.org
New York, NY
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Northern Sierra Partnership

northernsierrapartnership.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To preserve critical watersheds in the Northern Sierra

Oakland Symphony

www.oaklandsymphony.org
Oakland, CA
$20,000
Music
For the American premiere of a Siegfried Matthus composition

Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary

www.ofsds.org
Mount Juliet, TN
$3,750
Special Projects
For general support

Organic Farming Research Foundation

ofrf.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$30,000
Environment and Health
For a project to analyze the findings of publicly funded research projects on soil health

Pacific Symphony

www.pacificsymphony.org
Santa Ana, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Santa Ana Strings program

PBS Foundation

www.pbs.org/foundation/home
Arlington, VA
$2,000
Special Projects
For the Great British Baking Show

Planned Parenthood Federation of America

www.plannedparenthood.org
New York, NY
$3,750
Special Projects
For general support

Planting Justice

www.plantingjustice.org
Oakland, CA
$10,000
Environment and Health
To support the El Sobrante Urban Resilience Farm

Portland Baroque Orchestra

pbo.org
Portland, OR
$7,500
Special Projects
For general support

Raphael House

www.raphaelhouse.org
San Francisco, CA
$3,000
Special Projects
For general support

Resource Renewal Institute

www.rri.org
Mill Valley, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For a project to test the feasibility of cultivating fish in California rice ponds

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

sdys.org
San Diego, CA
$35,000
Music
For the Opus Partners Program

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.thesfco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For general support

San Francisco State University

www.sfsu.edu/~sierra
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Sierra Nevada Field Campus

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Music
For the Instrument Training and Support Program

School of the Arts and Architecture, UCLA

www.ucla.edu/the-arts/school-of-the-arts-and-architecture
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Education
For the Arts Education Teaching Sequence

Slide Ranch

slideranch.org
Muir Beach, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the teacher-in-residence program

Sol-La Music Academy

sollamusicacademy.org
Santa Monica, CA
$15,000
Music
For free music instruction at St. Anne School

SPUR

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$100,000
Environment and Health
To develop elements for sound regional planning in the Bay Area

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (New Ventures Fund)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$10,000
Environment and Health
For a video history of the sustainable agriculture movement

Sustainable Economies Laws Center

www.theselc.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To increase the sustainability of agriculture in California by developing novel financing mechanisms

Ten Strands

tenstrands.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Education
For the Environmental Learning Institute program

The Sierra Fund

www.sierrafund.org
Nevada City, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To protect Sierra residents from the health effects of dangerous materials from abandoned mines

UCLA Ceramics Department

www.art.ucla.edu/ceramics
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Elizabeth Mandell Scholarship Fund

Union of Concerned Scientists

www.ucsusa.org
Cambridge, MA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Nuclear Safety Project

University of California, Los Angeles, Sustainable Technology and Policy Program

stpp.ucla.edu
Los Angeles, CA
$89,568
Environment and Health

Urban School

www.urbanschool.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Senior Art Fund

Wesleyan University

www.wesleyan.edu
Middletown, CT
$25,000
Special Projects
For current use financial aid

WGBH Educational Foundation

www.wgbh.org
Boston, MA
$5,000
Special Projects
For Masterpiece Theatre

Williams College

www.williams.edu
Williamstown, MA
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Alumni Fund

Wolf Conservation Center

nywolf.org
Salem, New York
$8,750
Special Projects
For general support

Young Musicians Choral Orchestra

www.youngmusiciansco.org
Berkeley, CA
$35,000
Music
For general support

Young Musicians Foundation

www.ymf.org
Los Angeles, CA
$15,000
Music
For the Chamber Music Coaching Program

Youth Outside

www.youthoutside.org
Oakland, CA
$15,000
Education
For the Outdoor Educators Institute

Z Sharp

zsharp.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Music
For a music program in the Richmond schools

2015

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
For the Environmental Home Program

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Alameda County Office of Education

www.artiseducation.org
Hayward, CA
$50,000
Education
For the Principal Support Network for Arts-Centered Integrated Learning program

American Youth Symphony

aysymphony.org
Los Angeles, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Theatre Company

antaeus.org
North Hollywood, CA
$2,000
Special Projects
For general support

Armory Center for the Arts

www.armoryarts.org
Pasadena, CA
$35,000
Education
For the Artful Connections with Math program

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To prevent harm to human health from GMOs, nanomaterials, and lead in food

Bach Collegium San Diego

www.bachcollegiumsd.org
San Diego, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Bennington College

www.bennington.edu
Bennington, VT
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Berkeley Food Institute at the University of California, Berkeley

food.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$140,000
Environment and Health
For the Policy Program

Berkeley Symphony Orchestra

www.berkeleysymphony.org
Berkeley, CA
$25,000
Music
To commission and present new work

Big Sur Land Trust

www.bigsurlandtrust.org
Monterey, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

BirdNote

birdnote.org
Seattle, WA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence

www.bradycampaign.org/bradycenter
Washington, DC
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Brown University

www.brown.edu
Providence, RI
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Brown Outdoor Leadership Training (BOLT)

CalArts (California Institute of the Arts)

calarts.edu
Valencia, CA
$40,000
Education
For the Community Arts Partnership Teaching Artists Pathway program

California FarmLink

www.californiafarmlink.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$60,000
Environment and Health
To support a microfinancing initiative for organic and family-scale farmers

California Foodshed Funders (Community Initiatives)

communityin.org/project/ca-foodshed-funders-collaborative
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Environment and Health
For programs to educate funders about sustainable agriculture and food systems in California

California Shakespeare Theater

www.calshakes.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
For professional development for teaching artists

California Symphony Orchestra

www.californiasymphony.org
Walnut Creek, CA
$20,000
Music
To commission and premiere new work by Dan Visconti

California Trout

caltrout.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Catching the Dream

catchingthedream.org
Albuquerque, NM
$2,500
Special Projects
For scholarship support

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

www.celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$35,000
Education
For establishing the Leadership in Sustainability Curriculum in Los Angeles

Colburn School

www.colburnschool.edu
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the Jumpstart Young Musicians’ program

Colorado College

www.coloradocollege.edu
Colorado Springs, CO
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Community Agroecology Network

www.canunite.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$10,000
Environment and Health
To support the 16th Annual International Agroecology Short Course

Crossroads School

www.xrds.org
Santa Monica, CA
$20,000
Special Projects
For financial aid for the Elizabeth Mandell Music Institute

Cypress String Quartet

cypressquartet.com
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Music
To support the premiere of a new work by Dan Coleman

Dysautonomia Information Network

www.dinet.org
Portland, OR
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Earth Island Institute

oaklandfood.org
Berkeley, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
For the Oakland Food Policy Council

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts

www.eastbaycenter.org
Richmond, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Advanced Chamber Music and Classical Music Program

Education Outside

www.educationoutside.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Education
For the Curriculum Institute and Boot Camp for Garden Coordinators

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Food and Environment Reporting Network

thefern.org
New York, NY
$75,000
Environment and Health
For investigative reporting on key issues in sustainable agriculture and food systems

Global Alliance for the Future of Food (New Venture Fund)

www.futureoffood.org
Washington, DC
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley

gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$46,505
Education
For the Arts and Academic Language Development Summer School

Harmony Fund

harmonyfund.org
Holden, MA
$7,500
Special Projects
For general support

Heart of Los Angeles

heartofla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
For the YOLA program

Institute for Food and Development Policy – Food First

www.foodfirst.org
Oakland, CA
$51,200
Environment and Health
To support the East Bay Urban Field Schools

Julie Adam Dance (The Dancers’ Group)

juliaadamdance.com
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Kronos Quartet

www.kronosquartet.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Music
For the Kronos Presents Festival

Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley

www.lawrencehallofscience.org
Berkeley, CA
$50,000
Education
For the BEETLES Professional Learning Program

League to Save Lake Tahoe

keeptahoeblue.org
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$82,500
Special Projects
For the Clarence E. Heller Memorial Fund

Living Earth Show

thelivingearthshow.com
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Music
To support the premiere of new work

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

www.laco.org
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the premiere of a new work by Matthew Aucoin

Los Angeles County Arts Commission

www.lacountyartsforall.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Education
For the Arts for All Pooled Fund

Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust

www.lamoth.org
Los Angeles, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For general support

Luna Dance Institute

lunadanceinstitute.org
Berkeley, CA
$30,000
Education
For the Dance Education Leadership Project

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the 2015 Platinum Level Nutcracker Sponsorship and 2015-2016 Annual Fund

Marin Symphony

marinsymphony.org
San Rafael, CA
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Mercy Corps

www.mercycorps.org
Portland, OR
$30,000
Special Projects
For Nepal Earthquake Relief

Mid-Peninsula High School

www.mid-pen.com
Menlo Park, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For the Urban Farm

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$20,000
Special Projects
For current use financial aid

Mobius Trio

mobiustrio.com
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Music
To support the premiere of new work

Music @ Menlo

www.musicatmenlo.org
Atherton, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Chamber Music Institute

Music Team (Community Initiatives)

www.musicteamsf.org
Daly City, CA
$15,000
Music
To support an after-school music program

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the premiere of a new work by Jennifer Higdon

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

New York Theatre Workshop

www.nytw.org
New York, NY
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Oakland East Bay Symphony

www.oebs.org
Oakland, CA
$25,000
Music
To support a performance of The Dharma at Big Sur

Paul Dresher Ensemble/Music Traditions, Inc.

www.dresherensemble.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Music
To support a project to increase individual giving

Performing Arts Workshop

www.performingartsworkshop.org
San Francisco, CA
$26,000
Education
To support the Core Artist Program

Pesticide Action Network North America

www.panna.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the project "Transforming the U.S. Food System: Advancing Public and Policy Engagement for Agroecology"

Pie Ranch

www.pieranch.org
Pescadero, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Resource Renewal Institute

www.rri.org
Mill Valley, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For a project to test the feasibility of cultivating fish in California rice ponds

Rose Foundation For Communities and the Environment

rosefdn.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For the Northern California Environmental Grassroots Fund and the Grassroots Training Institute

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

www.sdys.org
San Diego, CA
$35,000
Music
For the Community Opus Project

San Francisco Community Music Center

sfcmc.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
For the Young Musicians Program

San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

sfcmp.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
For a five-day music festival

San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music

www.sffcm.org/programs/musical-grant
San Francisco, CA
$65,000
Music
For the Music Grant Program in 2016 and 2017

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For expansion to San Jose and Oakland

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For the Regional Food Systems and Urban Agriculture Program

San Francisco State University

www.sfsu.edu/~sierra
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Sierra Nevada Field Campus

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Music
For the Instrument Training and Support Program

Santa Rosa Symphony

santarosasymphony.com
Santa Rosa, CA
$25,000
Music
For the commission and premiere of a new work

Slide Ranch

slideranch.org
Muir Beach, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the Teacher-in-Residence Program

Sol-La Music Academy

www.sollamusicacademy.org
Santa Monica, CA
$15,000
Music
For general support

Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders (New Venture Fund)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Ten Strands

tenstrands.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Education
For general support

Theatre Revelation

www.theatrerevelation.com
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

United Nations Environment Programme (New Venture Fund)

www.unep.org
Washington, DC
$200,000
Environment and Health
For the Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity for Agriculture and Food project

University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Education

gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Miranda Heller Teaching Fellowship

University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Art, Ceramics

www.art.ucla.edu/ceramics
Los Angeles, CA
$8,000
Special Projects
For the Elizabeth Mandell Scholarship Fund

University of California, Santa Cruz

casfs.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$100,000
Environment and Health
For the agroecology and sustainable food systems curricular integration and enhancement project

Urban Habitat

www.urbanhabitat.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For a project to build sustainable, equitable and healthy communities through regional planning

Wesleyan University

www.wesleyan.edu
Middletown, CT
$15,000
Special Projects
For current use financial aid

Williams College

www.williams.edu
Williamstown, MA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Alumni Fund as part of the Teach it Forward Campaign

Youth Speaks

youthspeaks.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
For the First Sound Institute

Z Sharp

zsharp.org
San Francisco, California
$20,000
Music
For a music program in the schools

2014

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
For the Environmental Home program

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

American Bach Soloists

www.americanbach.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

American Youth Symphony

aysymphony.org
Los Angeles, CA
$15,000
Music
For a concert commemorating the orchestra’s 50th Anniversary

American Youth Symphony

aysymphony.org
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Company

www.antaeus.org
Los Angeles, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Armory Center for the Arts

www.armoryarts.org
Pasadena, CA
$35,000
Education
To support adaptation and expansion of an integrated arts and science curriculum to urban schools

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To support the Environmental Health Program

Association of California Symphony Orchestras

www.acso.org
Sacramento, CA
$7,500
Music
To support a program that provides consulting services for member orchestras

Bennington College

www.bennington.edu
Bennington, VT
$30,000
Special Projects
For the Bennington Fund

Berkeley Food Institute at the University of California, Berkeley

food.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$140,000
Environment and Health
For the Public Policy Program

Brown University

www.brown.edu
Providence, RI
$2,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

California Academy of Sciences

www.calacademy.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Education
For the Teacher Institute on Science and Sustainability

California Alliance for Arts Education

www.artsed411.org
Pasadena, CA
$6,000
Education
For a paper clarifying the relationship between access to arts education and education equity in California schools

California Foodshed Funders (Community Initiatives)

San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Environment and Health
For staff support

Californians for Pesticide Reform

www.pesticidereform.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For a project to develop policies to protect Californians from highly toxic fumigants used in California agriculture

Canal Child Care Center (Community Action Marin)

www.camarin.org
San Rafael, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Outdoor Classroom project

Castilleja School

www.castilleja.org
Palo Alto, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For View 360 and the Innovation Investment Fund

Cazadero Music Camp

www.cazadero.org
Berkeley, CA
$15,000
Music
For general support

Celebration Theatre

www.celebrationtheatre.com
Los Angeles, CA
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins University

http://www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/johns-hopkins-center-for-a-livable-future
Baltimore, MD
$7,500
Environment and Health
For the Food Animal Atlas project

Center on Race, Poverty and the Environment

www.crpe-ej.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the Sustainable Agriculture Campaign

ChangeScale (NatureBridge)

www.changescale.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
For general support

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

www.celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$25,000
Education
For the Leadership in Sustainability Curriculum and Assessment Program and its expansion to the Los Angeles Unified School District

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

www.celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Sciences (CAFES) at California Polytechnic State University

www.cfs.calpoly.edu
San Luis Obispo, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To support the Center for Sustainability

Colorado College

www.coloradocollege.edu
Colorado Springs, CO
$10,000
Special Projects
For the State of the Rockies Project

Community Music Center

sfcmc.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
For the Young Musicians Program

Crossroads School

www.xrds.org
Santa Monica, CA
$35,000
Special Projects
For merit scholarships to the Elizabeth Mandell Music Institute

Crowden Music Center

www.crowden.org
Berkeley, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Young Composers Program

Del Sol Quartet

delsolquartet.com
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For the Terry Riley Commissioning Project

Dysautonomia Information Network

www.dinet.org
Portland, OR
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts

www.eastbaycenter.org
Richmond, CA
$18,000
Music
For the Advanced Chamber Music and Classical Music Program

Education Outside

www.educationoutside.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the Education Outside Corps program

Environmental Education Funders Collaborative (Northern California Grantmakers)

eefcfunders.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
For general support

Exploratorium

www.exploratorium.edu
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Education
For integration of the Science and Sustainability Curriculum into the Teacher Institute

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$30,000
Special Projects
For general support

Global Alliance for the Future of Food (New Venture Fund)

www.futureoffood.org
Washington, DC
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley

gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$42,355
Education
For the Arts and Language Development Summer Program

Grist

grist.org
Seattle, WA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Harmony Fund

harmonyfund.org
Holden, MA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Harmony Fund

harmonyfund.org
Holden, MA
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Sustainability Fund for International Animal Rescue

Heart of Los Angeles

heartofla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
For the Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles

Heyday Books

heydaybooks.com
Berkeley, CA
$8,000
Special Projects
For the Nature Journal Club

Ives Quartet

ivesquartet.org
Palo Alto, CA
$5,000
Music
To support a concert celebrating the 75th birthday of Elinor Armer

Kismet Rock Foundation

www.kismetrockfoundation.org
North Conway, NH
$7,000
Special Projects
For general support

League to Save Lake Tahoe

www.keeptahoeblue.org
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$200,000
Special Projects
For the Clarence E. Heller Memorial Endowment

League to Save Lake Tahoe

www.keeptahoeblue.org
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For the community planning program

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

www.laco.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
To support concerts featuring the premieres of new music by Ted Herne and Andrew Norman

Los Angeles Food Policy Council (Community Partners)

goodfoodla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Los Angeles Youth Orchestra

www.losangelesyouthorchestra.org
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Los Angeles Youth Orchestra

www.losangelesyouthorchestra.org
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000

For general support

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$20,000
Special Projects
For the Facilities Fund, Nutcracker Sponsorship, and general support

Marin Symphony

marinsymphony.org
San Rafael, CA
$15,000
Music
For the Eight Seasons concert

Mercy Corps

www.mercycorps.org
Portland, OR
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For undergraduate student scholarships

Music @ Menlo

www.musicatmenlo.org
Atherton, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the Chamber Music Institute

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For the Derek Bermel Commissioning Project

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

New York Theatre Workshop

newyorktheatreworkshop.org
New York, NY
$8,000
Special Projects
For general support

Oakland East Bay Symphony

www.oebs.org
Oakland, CA
$25,000
Music
To support a performance of Brothers in Arts

People for Open Space/Greenbelt Alliance

www.greenbelt.org
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Performing Arts Workshop

www.performingartsworkshop.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
To support a project that will consolidate back office functions with LEAP

Philharmonia Baroque

www.philharmonia.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For a program featuring the work of Salomone Rossi

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

www.sdys.org
San Diego, CA
$35,000
Music
To support expansion of the Community Opus Project

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.thesfco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For general support

San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

sfcmp.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
For Project TenFourteen

San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music

www.sffcm.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
For the Musical Grant Program

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For the Regional Food Systems and Urban Agriculture Program

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For expansion to San Jose and Oakland

San Francisco State Sierra Nevada Field Campus

www.sfsu.edu/~sierra
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Music
For the Instrument Training and Support program

School of Arts and Architecture, UCLA

www.arts.ucla.edu
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Education
For the Visual and Performing Arts Education Program

Slide Ranch

slideranch.org
Muir Beach, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the teacher-in-residence program

StageWrite (Intersection for the Arts)

www.stagewrite.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
For professional development for teaching artists

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (New Venture Fund)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Ten Strands

tenstrands.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Education
For general support

The Garden Project

www.gardenproject.org
San Francisco, CA
$12,500
Special Projects
For general support

The Sierra Fund

www.sierrafund.org
Nevada City, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the project “Protecting People and Ecosystems from Legacy Mining’s Toxic Discharge”

Theatre Revelation

www.theatrerevelation.com
Los Angeles, CA
$4,000
Special Projects
For general support

Transform

www.transformca.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For general support

University of California, Berkeley (Graduate School of Education)

gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Miranda Heller Teaching Fellowship Endowment

University of California, Davis

asi.ucdavis.edu
Davis, CA
$100,000
Environment and Health
To establish an endowed professorship in agroecology linked to the Agricultural Sustainability Institute

University of California, Los Angeles

www.art.ucla.edu/ceramics
Los Angeles, CA
$10,500
Special Projects
For the Elizabeth Mandell Scholarship Fund in the Ceramics Department

University of California, Los Angeles

www.ucla.edu
Los Angeles, CA
$90,000
Environment and Health
For a project to assess the human health threats associated with cumulative exposures to multiple fumigant pesticides

University of California, San Francisco

http://coe.ucsf.edu/ivf/index.html
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For the Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment

University of California, Santa Cruz

arts.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Dean’s Arts Excellence Fund

University of California, Santa Cruz

casfs.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$100,000
Environment and Health
For the Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems Curricular Integration and Enhancement Project

Urban School

www.urbanschool.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For the North Campus Extension

Urban Tilth

www.urbantilth.org
Richmond, CA
$12,500
Special Projects
For general support

Vineyard Theatre

www.vineyardtheatre.org
New York, NY
$3,000
Special Projects
For general support

Wesleyan University

www.wesleyan.edu
Middletown, CT
$20,000
Special Projects
For student financial aid in the current academic year

Young Musicians Choral Orchestra

www.youngmusiciansco.org
Berkeley, CA
$35,000
Music
For general support

Young Musicians Foundation

www.ymf.org
Los Angeles, CA
$15,000
Music
To support coaching for youth chamber ensembles

2013

Abingdon Theatre Company

www.abingdontheatre.org
New York, NY
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Alliance for Arts Learning Leadership (Alameda County Office of Education)

www.artiseducation.org
Hayward, CA
$30,000
Education
To expand the Integrated Learning Specialist Program to additional Bay Area counties

American Youth Symphony

aysymphony.org
Los Angeles, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Animal People

www.animalpeoplenews.org
Clinton, WA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Company

www.antaeus.org
North Hollywood, CA
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For the Environment and Health Program

Bay Area Earth Science Institute at San Jose State University (Tower Foundation)

www.baesi.org
San Jose, CA
$53,909
Education
To develop a cadre of teachers and teacher educators who use Education for Sustainability in their classrooms and teacher preparation courses

Berkeley Symphony

www.berkeleysymphony.org
Berkeley, CA
$25,000
Music
For the premiere of a new work by Samuel Carl Adams

Brown University

www.brown.edu
Providence, RI
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Parents Annual Fund

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

www.cabrillomusic.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$20,000
Music
For the premiere of a concerto for flute by Kevin Puts

California Alliance for Arts Education

artsed411.org
Pasadena, CA
$45,000
Education
To inform and educate parents about the change in California's school funding formula and the opportunities this may present to increase arts education in the schools

Castilleja School

www.castilleja.org
Palo Alto, CA
$6,000
Special Projects
For View 360 for Tuition Assistance

Castilleja School

www.castilleja.org
Palo Alto, CA
$9,000
Special Projects
For the E.E. Ford Foundation Match to support the Innovation Investment Fund

Catching the Dream

www.catchingthedream.org
Albuquerque, NM
$2,500
Special Projects
For scholarship support

Cazadero Music Camp

www.cazadero.org
Berkeley, CA
$15,000
Music
For general support

Celebration Theatre

www.celebrationtheatre.com
Los Angeles, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$20,000
Education
For the Summer Institute on Education for Sustainability

Colony Theater Company

colonytheatre.org
Burbank, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Colorado College

www.coloradocollege.edu
Colorado Springs, CO
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Walden Match

Community Alliance with Family Farmers

caff.org
Davis, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the California Buy Fresh Buy Local Chapter Network

Creative Change Educational Solutions

www.creativechange.net
Ypsilanti, MI
$35,000
Education
To develop a national network of model programs implementing the concepts of Education for Sustainability

Doctors Without Borders

www.doctorswithoutborders.org
New York, NY
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Education Through Music – Los Angeles

www.etmla.org
Burbank, CA
$50,000
Music
To strengthen organizational infrastructure to increase fund-raising capacity

Elemental Strings

elementalstrings.com
Santa Monica, CA
$10,000
Music
To support music instruction

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Food and Environment Reporting Network

thefern.org
New York, NY
$75,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Gardiner Museum

www.gardinermuseum.on.ca
Toronto, ON
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Global Community Monitor

www.gcmonitor.org
El Cerrito, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the California Healthy Communities Program

Golden Gate University School of Law

law.ggu.edu/clinics-and-centers/clinics/environmental-law-and-justice
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For the Environmental Law and Justice Clinic

Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley

www-gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$37,239
Education
For the Arts and Academic Language Development Summer School Project

Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley

www-gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
To support planning efforts for the UC Berkeley-Oakland Unified School District Partnership

Greenaction

greenaction.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For the San Joaquin Environmental Health and Justice Campaign and Policy Project

Greenbelt Alliance

www.greenbelt.org
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Harmony Fund

www.animalrescuechase.com/harmony_fund
Holden, MA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Homeless Garden Project

www.homelessgardenproject.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Inner-City Arts

www.inner-cityarts.org
Los Angeles, CA
$35,000
Education
For the Creativity in the Classroom program

Institute for Food and Development Policy (Food First)

www.foodfirst.org
Oakland, CA
$25,116
Environment and Health
For support of the East Bay Urban Field Schools Project

KL Foundation

www.klfound.org
Katonah, NY
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Kronos Quartet

www.kronosquartet.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
To support performances celebrating the 40th anniversary of the quartet

League to Save Lake Tahoe

www.keeptahoeblue.org
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$12,500
Special Projects
For the Clarence E. Heller Memorial Endowment

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

www.laco.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
For the performance of an Anna Clyne double violin concerto

Luna Dance Institute

lunadanceinstitute.org
Berkeley, CA
$30,000
Education
To provide professional development for dance teachers who wish to establish or expand new dance programs for children and youth

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

Mercy Corps

www.mercycorps.org
Portland, OR
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Mercy Corps

www.mercycorps.org
Portland, OR
$10,000
Special Projects
For Typhoon Haiyan relief

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For the planning phase to establish the Mills College Campus Farm

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For undergraduate student scholarships

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the production of a CD recording of four violin concertos written for the orchestra

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Pacific Symphony

www.pacificsymphony.org
Santa Ana, CA
$25,000
Music
For an after-school and summer string music instruction program

Performing Arts Workshop

www.performingartsworkshop.org
San Francisco, CA
$22,000
Education
For a collaborative project with two other arts education organizations to consolidate administrative functions

Pesticide Action Network

www.panna.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For a project to develop sustainable agriculture production standards that protect the health and safety of farmworkers

Philharmonia Baroque

www.philharmonia.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For a concert featuring the work of C.P.E. Bach, celebrating the 400th year of his birth

Roots of Change (Public Health Institute)

www.rootsofchange.org
San Francisco, CA
$150,000
Environment and Health
For the California Food Policy Council

Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment

www.rosefdn.org
Oakland, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For the Northern California Environmental Grassroots Fund

San Diego Symphony

www.sandiegosymphony.org
San Diego, CA
$20,000
Music
For the performance of a new violin concerto by David Bruce

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.sfchamberorchestra.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support efforts to build an effective organizational infrastructure to improve fund-raising capacity

San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

sfcmp.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
To support the Electro-Acoustic Festival

San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music

www.sffcm.org/‎
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Music
For a re-granting program that supports emerging ensembles

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For the Regional Food Systems and Urban Agriculture Program

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To transform SPUR into a fully regional planning group for the Bay Area by supporting the new San Jose and Oakland offices

Santa Rosa Symphony

www.santarosasymphony.com
Santa Rosa, CA
$20,000
Music
For the performance of a new work by Zhao Jiping

Seattle Parks Foundation

seattleparksfoundation.org
Seattle, WA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Seattle Fitness Zone Initiative

Sol-La Music Academy

sollamusicacademy.org
Santa Monica, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

StageWrite (Intersection for the Arts)

www.stagewrite.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
For the Teaching Artist Training Program

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (New Venture Fund)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Ten Strands

tenstrands.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
For general support

The Putney School

www.putneyschool.org
Putney, VT
$100,000
Education
To help establish the Carmelita Chase Hinton Endowed Chair for Environmental Studies and Sustainability

The Sierra Fund

www.sierrafund.org
Nevada City, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For the Protecting People from Mining Toxins project

University of California, Davis

asi.ucdavis.edu/front-page
Davis, CA
$74,717
Environment and Health
To support the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems major

University of California, Santa Cruz

casfs.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
To strengthen the Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems curriculum

University of California, Santa Cruz

www.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Dean's Fund for Arts Excellence

Vida Verde Nature Education

www.vveducation.org
San Gregorio, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Woodland Star Education Foundation

wsedfund.org
Sonoma, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For general support

Young Musicians Choral Orchestra

Berkeley, CA
$30,000
Music
For general support

Z Sharp

zsharp.org
San Francisco and Richmond, CA
$20,000
Music
To support music instruction in the schools

2012

Abingdon Theatre Company

www.abingdontheatre.org
New York, NY
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
To support training costs for Aim High’s environmental education component

Aim High

www.aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Alliance for Arts Learning Leadership (Alameda County Office of Education)

www.artiseducation.org
Hayward, CA
$30,000
Education
To support a program that prepares teachers to provide effective arts-integrated instruction

American Bach Soloists

americanbach.org/index.htm
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the North American premiere of Von Biber’s Missa Salisburgensis

Animal People

www.animalpeoplenews.org
Clinton, WA
$4,000
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Company

www.antaeus.org
North Hollywood, CA
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

Armory Center for the Arts

www.armoryarts.org
Pasadena, CA
$35,000
Education
To provide professional development for teaching artists in a new visual arts/science integrated curriculum

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the Environmental Health Program

Bay Area Environmental Health Collaborative (Rose Foundation)

www.baehc.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To develop policies to protect public health from cumulative effects of air pollution

California Institute of Biodiversity

www.calalive.org
Moraga, CA
$60,000
Education
To revise an environmental education professional development curriculum and provide six workshops for middle and high school science teachers

California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute

www.cpmc.org/professionals/research
San Francisco, CA
$135,000
Environment and Health
For research on the relationships between commonly used chemicals and breast cancer

Canal Child Care Center (Community Action Marin)

camarin.org/index.php
San Rafael, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
To support the Garden Program

Castilleja School

www.castilleja.org
Palo Alto, CA
$9,000
Special Projects
For the Innovation Investment Fund

Castilleja School

www.castilleja.org
Palo Alto, CA
$6,000
Special Projects
For View 360

Catching the Dream

www.catchingthedream.org
Albuquerque, NM
$2,500
Special Projects
For scholarship support

Cazadero Music Camp

www.cazadero.org
Berkeley, CA
$15,000
Music
To support music instruction at a summer music camp

CDC Foundation

www.cdcfoundation.org/bednets
Atlanta, GA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Bed Nets for Children Campaign

Celebration Theatre

www.celebrationtheatre.com
Los Angeles, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Center on Race, Poverty and the Environment

www.crpe-ej.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the San Joaquin Valley Air Quality Project

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

City Slicker Farms

www.cityslickerfarms.org
Oakland, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Colony Theatre

colonytheatre.org
Burbank, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Colorado College

www.coloradocollege.edu
Colorado Springs, CO
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Walton Family Foundation match

Community Alliance with Family Farmers

caff.org
Davis, CA
$30,200
Environment and Health
For the Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign in Santa Clara county

Community Music Center

www.sfcmc.org/site
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Music
To support an upgrade to the music school’s donor and registration databases in order to improve fund-raising capacity

Del Sol String Quartet (Del Sol Performing Arts Organization)

www.delsolquartet.com
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Music
For a series of concerts celebrating the quartet’s 20th anniversary

Education Outside (San Francisco School Alliance)

www.educationoutside.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Education
To provide training in the use of school gardens to classroom teachers and Education Outside Corps members

Education Through Music – Los Angeles

www.etmla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
To support a music-in-the schools program

Environmental Action Committee of West Marin

eacmarin.org
Point Reyes, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For the Save Drake’s Estero Wilderness Campaign

Exploratorium

www.exploratorium.edu/teacher_institute
San Francisco, CA
$45,000
Education
For teacher workshops that focus on exploring the impact of humans on the natural environment

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Food and Environment Reporting Network

thefern.org
New York, NY
$40,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Gardiner Museum

www.gardinermuseum.on.ca
Toronto, ON
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Global Community Monitor

www.gcmonitor.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the California Healthy Communities Program

Greenbelt Alliance

www.greenbelt.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Heart of Los Angeles

heartofla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA) program

Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy

www.iatp.org
Minneapolis, MN
$5,000
Environment and Health
To support activities of the Food and Environment Working Group of the American Public Health Association

Institute for Food and Development Policy

www.foodfirst.org
Oakland, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
For the Oakland Food Policy Council

LEAP

www.leaparts.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Education
To support professional development activities for teaching artists

Left Coast Ensemble (The Chamber Music Partnership, Inc.)

leftcoastensemble.org
San Francisco, CA
$8,800
Music
For the premiere of new work

Los Angeles Philharmonic

www.laphil.com
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the youth orchestra mentorship program

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$15,000
Special Projects
For the 45th Anniversary Campaign

Mercy Corps

www.mercycorps.org
Portland, OR
$4,000
Special Projects
For general support

Mills College

www.mills.edu
Oakland, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
To support undergraduate student scholarships

National String Project Consortium

www.stringprojects.org
San Rafael, CA
$16,900
Music
To support the establishment of a string program at University of Redlands

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the premiere of a new work by Lera Auerbach

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Out of Site Youth Arts Center (Tides Center)

www.outofsite-sf.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Education
To support a professional development and mentoring project for teaching artists

Partners in Health

www.pih.org
Boston, MA
$2,000
Special Projects
For general support

People’s Grocery

www.peoplesgrocery.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Performing Arts Workshop

www.performingartsworkshop.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Education
For a program that builds the capacity for collaboration between classroom teachers and teaching artists

Pesticide Action Network

www.panna.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For a project to develop sustainable agriculture production standards that protect the health and safety of farmworkers

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra

www.philharmonia.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For performances of Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto on the fortepiano

Quinteto Latino

quintetolatino.org
San Francisco, CA
$7,500
Music
For the premiere of a new work by Gabriela Lena Frank

Resource Renewal Institute

www.rri.org/index.php
Mill Valley, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For Forces of Nature: Environmental Elders Speak

Roots of Change (Trust for Conservation Innovation)

rootsofchange.org
San Francisco, CA
$150,000
Environment and Health
To establish the California Food Policy Council

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

www.sdys.org
San Diego, CA
$35,000
Music
To support the conservatory’s youth orchestra program for low-income children

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.sfchamberorchestra.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To continue support for building an effective organizational infrastructure to improve fund-raising capacity

San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

www.sfcmp.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For a series of performances honoring the centenary of the birth of John Cage

San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music

www.sffcm.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For a re-granting program to support emerging small chamber ensembles

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Music
To support the Instrument Training and Support Program

Slide Ranch

www.slideranch.org
Muir Beach, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the teacher-in-residence training program

SOL-LA Music Academy

www.sollamusicacademy.org
Santa Monica, CA
$25,000
Special Projects
For general support

Southwest Chamber Music

www.swmusic.org
Pasadena, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the premiere of a new composition by Roger Reynolds

StageWrite (Intersection for the Arts)

www.stagewrite.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
To support professional development for teaching artists in theater arts and literacy

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (New Ventures Fund)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For programs to educate foundations about sustainable agriculture and food systems issues

Transform

transformca.org
Oakland, CA
$60,000
Environment and Health
For the Fighting Climate Change program

Trust for Public Land

www.tpl.org
Cleveland, OH
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Tow Path Project

UC Santa Cruz Arts (UC Santa Cruz Foundation)

www.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For the Hardy Hanson Memorial Fund

University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Education

www-gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$35,471
Education
To support a program that provides practicum experience in using integrated arts instruction to enhance language development for K-5 urban students

University of California, San Francisco

www.prhe.ucsf.edu
San Francisco, CA
$60,000
Environment and Health
For the Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment

Urban Habitat

urbanhabitat.org/uh/newfront
Oakland, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For general support

Urban School

www.urbanschool.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Mark Salkind Fund

Young Audiences of Northern California

ya-nc.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
To provide a professional development program to teaching artists

Young Musicians Foundation

www.ymf.org
Beverly Hills, CA
$15,000
Music
For a chamber music performance training program

Young Musicians Program

ymp.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$25,000
Music
To support music instruction for low-income youth

2011

After Image Public Media

San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the documentary film California Originals

Aim High

aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

American Bach Soloists

www.americanbach.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Music
To support a summer academy for early music performance

Animal People

www.animalpeoplenews.org
Clinton, WA
$9,000
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Company

www.antaeus.org
North Hollywood, CA
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To support the Environmental Health Program

Brown University

www.brown.edu
Providence, RI
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

California Institute for Biodiversity

www.calalive.org
Moraga, CA
$27,000
Education
For a summer residential institute on climate change for science teachers at Yosemite National Park

California Polytechnic State University

www.cfs.calpoly.edu
San Luis Obispo, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To support the Center for Sustainability

California State University, Sacramento

www.csus.edu/music
Sacramento, CA
$24,000
Music
To expand the stringed instrument instructional program

Canal Child Care Center (Community Action Marin)

camarin.org
San Rafael, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
To support the garden and youth mentoring program

Celebration Theatre

www.celebrationtheatre.com
Los Angeles, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Center for Investigative Reporting

cironline.org
Berkeley, CA
$75,000
Environment and Health
For investigative journalism on environmental threats to the health of Californians

College of the Canyons Foundation

www.canyons.edu
Santa Clarita, CA
$30,000
Education
To support an arts education summer institute for teachers at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center

Colony Theatre Company

www.colonytheatre.org
Burbank, CA
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Colorado College

www.coloradocollege.edu
Colorado Springs, CO
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

Community Music Center

www.sfcmc.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the Young Musicians Program for inner-city students

Community Water Center

www.communitywatercenter.org
Visalia, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
To protect residents of the San Joaquin Valley from toxic chemicals in drinking water

Creative Change Educational Solutions

www.creativechange.net
Ypsilanti, MI
$35,000
Education
To support efforts to establish Education for Sustainability principles in university teacher preparation programs

Crossroads School

www.xrds.org
Santa Monica, CA
$3,000
Special Projects
For the Elizabeth Mandell Music Institute

Dramatic Results

www.dramaticresults.org
Signal Hills, CA
$15,000
Education
To support professional development in arts integration for classroom teachers

Education Through Music – Los Angeles

www.etmla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
To support a music-in-the schools program

Environmental Action Committee of West Marin

www.eacmarin.org
Point Reyes Station, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For wilderness restoration at Drake’s Estero

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Global Community Monitor

gcmonitor.org
El Cerrito, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
To support the Bay Area Healthy Communities Program

Golden Gate University School of Law

law.ggu.edu/law/eljc
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For the Environmental Law and Justice Clinic

Grantmakers in the Arts

www.giarts.org
Seattle, WA
$5,000
Education
To support the 2011 annual conference

Greenaction for Health and Environmental Justice

www.greenaction.org
San Francisco, CA
$60,000
Environment and Health
For a project to investigate and address possible environmental contributions to a cluster of birth defects in Kings County, California

Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA)

heartofla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$15,000
Music
To support the YOLA youth orchestra program

International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War

www.ippnw.org
Somerville, MA
$1,500
Special Projects
To support a trip to North Korea to meet with physicians

KL Foundation

www.klfound.org
Katonah, NY
$15,000
Special Projects
For general support

Kronos Quartet

www.kronosquartet.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Music
To support a commissioning project with Nathaniel Stookey

Kuumbwa Jazz

kuumbwajazz.org
San Jose, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
To support jazz education and the artists-in-the schools program

LEAP

www.leaparts.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
To support professional development for teaching artists

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

www.laco.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the premiere of a piano concerto by Timothy Andres

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$50,000
Education
To support the 45th Anniversary Campaign

Mercy Corps

www.mercycorps.org
Portland, OR
$2,000
Special Projects
For general support

Mid-Peninsula High School

www.mid-pen.com
Menlo Park, CA
$25,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

Monterey Bay Aquarium

www.montereybayaquarium.org
Monterey, CA
$25,000
Education
For professional development of classroom teachers in ocean science and conservation

Music in the Mountains

musicinthemountains.org
Nevada City, CA
$11,900
Music
To support the Young Composers Program

National String Project Consortium

www.stringprojects.org
San Rafael, CA
$13,500
Music
To support the establishment of a string program at University of Redlands

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support the premiere of a violin concerto by Ellen Zwilich

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Northern Westchester Hospital Foundation

www.nwhc.net
Mt. Kisco, NY
$27,595
Environment and Health
To reform institutional food-procurement policies and begin development of a regional food system

Resource Renewal Institute

www.rri.org
Mill Valley, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For the Council of Elders project

Roots of Change (Trust for Conservation Innovation)

rootsofchange.org
San Francisco, CA
$200,000
Environment and Health
For a collaboration of government, business and nonprofit organizations seeking to make California’s agriculture and food systems sustainable by 2030

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

www.sdys.org
San Diego, CA
$25,000
Music
To support a community-based youth orchestra program

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.sfchamberorchestra.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To strengthen the orchestra’s management infrastructure

San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

www.sfcmp.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For support of concert expenses and activities to increase fund-raising capacity

San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music

www.sffcm.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
For a re-granting program that supports emerging chamber ensembles and artists

San Francisco Green Schoolyard Alliance (San Francisco School Alliance)

sfgreenschools.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
For the Outdoor Classroom Initiative

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To support the Regional Planning Policy Program

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
To develop urban and regional policies that promote sustainable agriculture and food systems

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Music
For the Instrument Training and Support Program

San Jose State University Bay Area (Tower Foundation)

www.baesi.org
San Jose, CA
$71,333
Education
To establish a Bay Area cadre of teachers and education professors who use Education for Sustainability principles in their teaching

Santa Rosa Symphony

www.santarosasymphony.com
Santa Rosa, CA
$20,000
Music
To support the premiere of a composition by Edmund Campion written for the Kronos Quartet

Slide Ranch

www.slideranch.org
Muir Beach, CA
$30,000
Education
For the environmental education teacher resident intern program

SOL-LA Music Academy

www.sollamusicacademy.org
Santa Monica, CA
$25,000
Special Projects
For general support

St. Anthony Foundation

www.stanthonysf.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support of the dining room

StageWrite (Intersection for the Arts)

www.stagewrite.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
To support professional development for teaching artists in theater arts and literacy

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (Community Partners)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
For programs to educate foundations about sustainable agriculture and food systems issues

The Bay Citizen

www.baycitizen.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Special Projects
For general support

The George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art

www.gardinermuseum.on.ca
Toronto, ON
$2,500
Special Projects
For the Helen E. Gardiner Endowment Fund

The Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
To support the 45th Anniversary Campaign

The Sierra Fund

www.sierrafund.org
Nevada City, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
For the Protecting People from Mining Toxins project

TransForm

transformca.org
Oakland, CA
$60,000
Environment and Health
For a regional planning initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote sustainable development

Trust for Public Land

www.tpl.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For the Canal Community Garden

Trust for Public Land

www.tpl.org
San Francisco, CA
$30,000
Special Projects
For the San Francisco Playground Initiative

United Nations Foundation

www.unfoundation.org
New York, NY
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Nothing But Nets Campaign

United Way of Westchester and Putnam

www.uwwp.org
White Plains, NY
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

University of California, Los Angeles

stpp.ucla.edu
Los Angeles, CA
$61,102
Environment and Health
To support the Sustainable Technology and Policy Program

University of California, Santa Cruz

ucscpica.org/sustainable-living-center
Santa Cruz, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For the Sustainable Living Center

University of California, Santa Cruz

www.ucsc.edu
Santa Cruz, CA
$2,500
Special Projects
For the UC Santa Cruz Arts 30th Anniversary Challenge Match

University of Washington Foundation

www.washington.edu
Seattle, WA
$1,000
Special Projects
For the Joseph and Yetta Blau Endowment

Young Audiences of San Diego

www.yasandiego.org
San Diego, CA
$16,000
Education
To support a pilot program to train teaching artists to work in the schools

2010

Abingdon Theatre Company

www.abingdontheatre.org
New York, NY
$1,000
Special Projects
For general support

Aim High

aimhigh.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Alliance for Arts Learning Leadership (Alameda County Office of Education)

www.artiseducation.org
Hayward, CA
$25,000
Education
To support a program that prepares teachers to provide effective arts-integrated instruction

American Bach Soloists

www.americanbach.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Music
To support a summer academy for early music performance

Animal People

www.animalpeoplenews.org
Clinton, WA
$5,000
Special Projects
For general support

Antaeus Company

www.antaeus.org
North Hollywood, CA
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

Armory Center for the Arts

www.armoryarts.org
Pasadena, CA
$35,000
Education
To develop an integrated arts and mathematics curriculum for lower elementary grades

As You Sow

www.asyousow.org
San Francisco, CA
$40,000
Environment and Health
To support the Environmental Health Program

Berkeley Symphony

www.berkeleysymphony.org
Berkeley, CA
$20,000
Music
To support premiere performances of music by Enrico Chapela and Du Yun

Brown University

www.brown.edu
Providence, RI
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

California Climate and Agricultural Network (Center for Food Safety)

calclimateag.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For a coalition of farming, environmental and health organizations that advances policy solutions to climate change based on wider adoption of sustainable and organic agricultural practices

Californians for a Healthy and Green Economy (Center for Environmental Health)

www.changecalifornia.org
Oakland, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For a coalition of health and environmental organizations working on comprehensive chemicals policy reform

Canal Child Care Center (Community Action Marin)

camarin.org
San Rafael, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For construction of a garden

Catching the Dream (Native American Scholarship Fund)

www.catchingthedream.org
Albuquerque, NM
$5,000
Special Projects
For scholarship support

Cazadero Music Camp

www.cazadero.org
Berkeley, CA
$15,000
Music
For general support

Center on Race, Poverty and the Environment

www.crpe-ej.org
San Francisco and Delano, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To support the San Joaquin Valley Air Quality Project

Children’s Environmental Literacy Foundation

celfeducation.org
Chappaqua, NY
$15,000
Special Projects
To support teacher professional development in sustainability education

Colony Theatre Company

www.colonytheatre.org
Burbank, CA
$1,500
Special Projects
For general support

Del Sol String Quartet (Del Sol Performing Arts Organization)

www.delsolquartet.com
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Music
For premieres of new work

Dramatic Results

www.dramaticresults.org
Signal Hills, CA
$20,000
Education
To support professional development in arts integration for classroom teachers

Education Through Music – Los Angeles

www.etmla.org
Los Angeles, CA
$25,000
Music
To support a music-in-the schools program

Exploratorium

www.exploratorium.edu/teacher_institute
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Education
To support teacher education in environmental sustainability

Families for Effective Autism Treatment

featsonv.org
Las Vegas, NV
$20,000
Special Projects
For general support

Food and Environment Reporting Network (The Sustainable Markets Foundation)

thefern.org
New York, NY
$25,000
Environment and Health
For a new project dedicated to investigative reporting on agriculture, food and human health

Global Community Monitor (The Tides Center)

gcmonitor.org
El Cerrito, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
To support the Bay Area Healthy Communities Program

Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley

www-gse.berkeley.edu
Berkeley, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
To support the Graduate Student Teaching Fellowships program

Greenaction for Health and Environmental Justice

www.greenaction.org
San Francisco, CA
$60,000
Environment and Health
For a project to investigate the possible environmental contributions to a cluster of birth defects in Kings County, California

Greenbelt Alliance

www.greenbelt.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
For general support of regional planning work

Hilton Bialek Biological Sciences Habitat

mearth.info
Carmel Valley, CA
$25,000
Education
To support the modification of the Ecoliteracy Curriculum for after-school programs

Imagine LA

www.imaginela.org
Los Angeles, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Wiring a Family program

Institute for Food and Development Policy

www.foodfirst.org
Oakland, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
To support the Oakland Food Policy Council

Ives Quartet

www.ivesquartet.org
Palo Alto, CA
$7,500
Music
To support the premiere of a new work by Elinor Armer

Left Coast Ensemble (The Chamber Music Partnership, Inc.)

leftcoastensemble.org
San Francisco, CA
$5,000
Music
For the premiere of a new violin concerto by Kurt Rohde

Luna Kids Dance

lunadanceinstitute.org
Berkeley, CA
$30,000
Education
To support the establishment of dance institute for teachers in Southern California

Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Rafael, CA
$50,000
Education
To support the 45th Anniversary Campaign

Marin Symphony

www.marinsymphony.org
San Rafael, CA
$20,000
Music
To support a concert featuring a performance of Zipperz by Nathaniel Stookey

Marin Symphony

www.marinsymphony.org
San Rafael, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For community performances to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge

Mid-Peninsula High School

www.mid-pen.com
Menlo Park, CA
$25,000
Special Projects
For the Annual Fund

New Century Chamber Orchestra

ncco.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support appearances with the ensemble by bassist Edgar Meyer

Organic Farming Research Foundation

ofrf.org
Santa Cruz, CA
$10,000
Environment and Health
For the Multiple Benefits of Organic Farming project

Paul Dresher Ensemble

www.dresherensemble.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Music
For the commissioning and performance of a new work by Sebastian Currier, Fred Frith and Belinda Reynolds

Performing Arts Workshop

www.performingartsworkshop.org
San Francisco, CA
$20,000
Education
For a program that builds the capacity for collaboration between classroom teachers and teaching artists

Roots of Change (Trust for Conservation Innovation)

rootsofchange.org
San Francisco, CA
$200,000
Environment and Health
For a collaboration of government, business and nonprofit organizations seeking to make California’s agriculture and food systems sustainable by 2030

Rose Foundation

www.rosefdn.org
Oakland, CA
$15,000
Environment and Health
To support the Northern California Environmental Grassroots Fund

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory

www.sdys.org
San Diego, CA
$15,000
Music
To support a community-based youth orchestra program

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

www.sfchamberorchestra.org
San Francisco, CA
$25,000
Music
To support board development and major donor fund-raising activities

San Francisco Green Schoolyard Alliance (San Francisco School Alliance)

sfgreenschools.org
San Francisco, CA
$15,000
Education
For a professional development program in garden ecology for classroom teachers

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

www.spur.org
San Francisco, CA
$50,000
Environment and Health
To build capacity for regional planning

San Francisco Symphony

www.sfsymphony.org
San Francisco, CA
$35,000
Music
For the East Bay Bass Training and Instrument and Support programs

Santa Rosa Symphony

www.santarosasymphony.com
Santa Rosa, CA
$15,000
Music
To support the premiere of a new work by Aubet Lemeland

SFSound (San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music)

sfsound.org
San Francisco, CA
$7,500
Music
For the premiere of a new chamber work by Christopher Jones

Sierra Nevada Alliance

www.sierranevada.com
South Lake Tahoe, CA
$35,000
Environment and Health
To support integrated regional planning initiatives in the Sierra region

Slide Ranch

www.slideranch.org
Muir Beach, CA
$30,000
Education
For the environmental education teacher resident intern program

SOL-LA Music Academy

www.sollamusicacademy.org
Santa Monica, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For general support

Southwest Chamber Music

www.swmusic.org
Pasadena, CA
$20,000
Music
For the commissioning and performance of a new work by Wadada Leo Smith

Sundays Live (Los Angeles County Museum of Art)

www.sundayslive.org
Los Angeles, CA
$5,000
Special Projects
For support of radio broadcasts of chamber music

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (Community Partners)

www.safsf.org
Santa Barbara, CA
$20,000
Environment and Health
For programs to educate foundations about sustainable agriculture and food systems issues

The Marin Ballet

www.marinballet.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
To support the 45th Anniversary Campaign

Trust for Public Land

www.tpl.org
San Francisco, CA
$10,000
Special Projects
For the Sierra Nevada program

Trust for Public Land

www.tpl.org
San Francisco, CA
$7,500
Special Projects
For a community garden in San Rafael, California

University of California, Davis

www.sarep.ucdavis.edu/students/about-major
Davis, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
For the development of an interdisciplinary sustainable agriculture major in the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

University of California, Santa Cruz

ucscpica.org/sustainable-living-center
Santa Cruz, CA
$25,000
Environment and Health
For the Sustainable Living Center

Young Musicians Foundation

www.ymf.org
Beverly Hills, CA
$15,000
Music
For a chamber music performance training program