Grant Recipients

143 Results

East-West Center

Awarded: 6/12/2019

$40,000 over 4 months

To support the 2019 Senior Journalists Seminar.

Aspen Institute

Awarded: 6/1/2019

$42,500 over 19 months

To support the Aspen Forum on Women and Girls Leadership series. 

Twin Cities PBS

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$185,000 over 18 months

To support Be My Guest, a multicourse public engagement project combining short-form media and interactive community meals, using storytelling and conversation to advance connections between Muslim and non-Muslim communities across ...

StoryCorps

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$300,000 over 36 months

To support the development of Muslims in America, a new three-year project to increase understanding of the diversity of American Muslims and encourage empathy, trust and relationships among Muslim and ...

Somali Family Service of San Diego

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$298,000 over 24 months

To support Perform Peace, a suite of programs that include interactive theater, a feature-length documentary film, community dialogue, and a youth-driven summit to advance understanding among Muslims – particularly refugees ...

Sandglass Theater

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$90,000 over 24 months

To support Babylon: Journeys of Refugees, a two-year residency project in partnership with U.S. Committee for Refugee offices across the world that will bring theater performances, discussions and workshops to ...

PEN America

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$75,000 over 18 months

To support literary programming and the production of three public town halls focusing on changing perceptions and creating deeper understanding about the African-American Muslim experience, the fight against Islamophobia, and ...

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$244,000 over 36 months

To support a traveling, multi-disciplinary, refugee arts festival with the aim of creating a welcoming environment for resettled Muslim refugees through the fostering of cultural exchange, mutual trust, and understanding ...

Kindling Group

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$200,000 over 18 months

To support production of a documentary film titled "Loyalty" that tells the story of Muslim military chaplains and their experiences as they work for religious freedom in the U.S. Armed ...

Jannus

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$135,000 over 24 months

To support the Refugee Speakers Bureau, a multicultural, live storytelling project in Boise, rural Idaho and Salt Lake City that will build connections between Muslim and non-Muslim communities through narratives ...

Global Detroit

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$150,000 over 24 months

To support Common Bond: The Muslim Ladies Social Club, a women-only, hands-on fabric design workshop series over two years, that will connect Muslim and non-Muslim women in Detroit neighborhoods around ...

Filmmakers Collaborative Inc

Awarded: 5/30/2019

$125,000 over 12 months

To support "Muslims in America," a three-hour documentary series spanning the 500 year history of Muslims in the U.S., in an effort to improve public conversations about American Muslims and ...