To produce a winter Shakespeare festival, featuring both British and South Florida actors performing in free, outdoor productions of Shakespeare's plays, marketed specifically to students.
To document music and art in Miami and to help local artists engage a national audience with the launch of regular seasonal catalogs and programming
To encourage creative writing among the community's teens, ages 13 to 18, with a three-month residency comprising a mentoring program and a forum for creative expression.
To support the Concrete and Grass Lowertown Music Festival, a free music event that opens the downtown St. Paul performing arts season in September
To entice new audiences to the Actors' Summit, through a community engagement program targeting youth and their parents
To help engage diverse audiences in the Akron Civic Theatre's 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons with intergenerational, multi-cultural and community based programming
To support the production of the 4th Annual Akron Hip-Hop Showcase conference
To support robust programming through the Akron Summer Arts Experience including: Lock 3 summer concerts, festivals, and community events; Lock 4 free concerts; Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival; Sunday Symphonies; and Lock 3 Summer Arts Experience
To support the development of The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (SPCO) and Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies (GTCYS) strategic alliance
To fully realize Phase Two of the Akron Art Museum's collection digitization project, including the development of new content for engagement
To provide theater and artistic enrichment programs to Akron schools with limited field trip budgets, specifically targeting Title I schools
To support a sustainability initiative for the Arts Incubator Program, providing fiscal sponsorship, pro bono legal services, fundraising support and organizational development assistance to artist-led non-profit projects