To introduce new audiences to Haitian music by expanding the successful, one-year-old Big Night in Little Haiti concert and art series.
To continue efforts to shape Miami's cinematic identity by commissioning and creating Miami films and organizing the Borscht Film Festival
To create the Miami Independent Cinema Fund, to help the Borscht Film Festival make Miami a center for independent filmmaking
To celebrate native talent by presenting a Bring it Home Miami series at the South Dade Cultural Center featuring artists from South Florida who have developed national and international reputations.
To establish an "Innovation Corridor" that will attract and retain entrepreneurial businesses and individuals who will help revitalize downtown
For Connect2Compete, a national public-private coalition to make Internet services, equipment and training affordable and compelling for low-income families, with a focus on Knight communities
To bring high quality, unique and culturally diverse films to the community by increasing programming and educational outreach at the theater.
To support the organization's efforts to promote philanthropy that makes a positive difference in the greater Philadelphia region
To promote cross-cultural understanding by showcasing Indian Classical dances through adaptations of western fairy tales.
To expand the audience for classical music by offering the symphony experience globally through expanded webcast and mobile content
To include Knight-community libraries in the creation of a national digital library network
To bring together nature and art by strengthening Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden's music program under conductor Teddy Abrams.