Grant Recipients

Defenders of Wildlife

Awarded: 2/23/2021

$2,200,000 over 2 years

To renew support for the Smart from the Start project that accelerates the transition to renewable energy and protects wildlife and the lands on which it depends, through responsible siting of ...

Trust for Public Land

Awarded: 2/23/2021

$3,500,000 over 3 years

To renew support for the Conservation Finance Initiative, a joint effort of the The Trust for Public Land and The Nature Conservancy, which aims to create new public funding for ...

Duke University

Awarded: 1/1/2021

$100,000 over 1 year

To support the Duke Preparing Research scholars In bioMEdical Sciences (PRIME) Program, which seeks to recruit and develop motivated talent, prepare individuals for successful completion of medical and doctoral degree ...

Newark Public Radio

Awarded: 12/1/2020

$225,000 over 3 years

To support participation in the Jazz Media Lab, a DDCF program that aims to strengthen nonprofit jazz radio stations to better support living jazz artists and build healthy jazz media ...

Gina Gibney Dance, Inc.

Awarded: 12/1/2020

$400,000 over 3 years

To support the programs and activities of Kinetic Light, a contemporary performance ensemble committed to intersectional disability aesthetics and culture.

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.

Awarded: 11/23/2020

$300,000 over 3 years

To provide flexible funds for achievement of long-term goals through the Performing Arts Program's Leadership Grants for Arts Organizations, in recognition of the company's artistic excellence.

Hope Mohr Dance

Awarded: 11/23/2020

$25,000 over 1 year

For general operating support to respond to needs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fractured Atlas

Awarded: 11/23/2020

$75,000 over 7 months

To support Safe Harbor’s NYC Reflections of Native Voices Festival and Emerging Directors Program.

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble

Awarded: 11/23/2020

$100,000 over 1 year

General operating support to respond to needs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Allison Orr Dance, Inc.

Awarded: 11/23/2020

$250,000 over 3 years

To provide flexible funds for achievement of long-term goals through the Performing Arts Program's Leadership Grants for Arts Organizations, in recognition of the company's artistic excellence.

Dance/USA

Awarded: 11/16/2020

$1,920,000 over 3 years

To support Dance/USA Fellowships to Artists, a national re-granting initiative that provides unrestricted funding and artist services to individual artists who use dance as a vehicle for social change.

Billie Holiday Theatre Incorporated

Awarded: 11/16/2020

$500,000 over 3 years

To support The Black Seed, a national strategic plan to strengthen the Black theater field by offering material supports to Black theaters across the country