Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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Girls Who Code

To help address the shortage of women in the technology field by deploying a new program in Detroit, Miami and San Jose to encourage girls (ages 13-17) to build their skills and seek opportunities in technology

Mexican Heritage Corporation

To support the development of new works and professional development for the Mexican folkloric dance group, Los Lupeños

San Jose Taiko Group

To support the exploration and unique presentation of artistic partnerships between San Jose Taiko and various technologists

"Disconnect"

To support the production of Disconnect, a play by Anupama Chandrasekhar, set in a contemporary Indian call center, highlighting the connections and disconnections between economies and people on opposite sides of the world

23rd Annual Cinequest Film Festival

To engage audiences through the founding of the Cinequest Audience Favorite Feature and Audience Favorite Documentary awards, to be premiered during the 23rd Annual Cinequest Film Festival from Feb. 26-March 10, 2013

Mexican Heritage Plaza performances

To expand and diversify Abhinaya's audiences in Silicon Valley through the production of two performances as well as a full-length concert at San Jose's Mexican Heritage Plaza featuring new choreography

The Tech Museum of Innovation

To support the Open Source Project, an art and technology program, focused on creating a scientific experience for artistic audiences

Favortree

To launch a "play it forward" favor-trading game that allows neighbors to engage offline by sharing goods and services with each other to strengthen social capital and trust

In Our Hands/En Nuestras Manos

To support the Somos Mayfair "In Our Hands" program that creates a network of peer mentors who engage their neighbors in social and civic matters that affect their lives

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