To provide opportunities for young people in Southwest Detroit to showcase their cultural heritage and interact with community members throughout the city with the expansion of a bilingual performance training program for youths
To promote an appreciation for theater by presenting one of GablesStage’s productions to local high schools and middle schools, with a study guide and post-performance discussion
For the Ethnic Media Digital Divide Initiative, a one-year pilot project to expand the digital reach and capacity of low-tech ethnic print publications
To support the 2013-14 Forum on Communication and Society at the Aspen Institute, focused on the the theme of open government.
To create The Knight Fellows Program at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, allowing the school to increase its research proficiency by attracting an elite class of national and international Ph.D. scientists
To help the Arab American National Museum (AANM) document the impact and aftermath of 9/11 on Arab Americans in four Michigan cities
To highlight the best of Hmong design through the Fresh Traditions Fashion Show, where contestants incorporate the five traditional Hmong fabrics into contemporary form.
To increase access of unserved and underserved citizens to internet and computer technology by strengthening the library's role as a community technology center
For the balance of fiscal agency fees due
To support the launch of the Media Academy, a program that trains entry-level editorial and business managers
To support the 2010 Youth Venture Summit, a gathering of young leaders who are addressing social issues in their communities throughout the U.S.
To help change Tallahassee's sense of place by supporting a unique arts center strategically positioned among universities, downtown, and state government