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Jazz-off Detroit

To strengthen jazz in Detroit by creating a competition for musicians whose winners will form a performance band

Traditional Drums and Dance

To bring Detroit residents together through a series of West African drumming and dancing workshops that teach the form's historical and cultural significance

Trendesign

To communicate local Knight mission and initiatives, as well as solicit community support and partnership for after school and economic development programs

Freedom in the City Festival

To honor Philadelphia’s rich jazz legacy by producing a month-long festival in venues across the city during Jazz History Month

Good Tyme Writer's Buffet

To cultivate interest in the written word by expanding a neighborhood art space's literary series to include authors from outside the city

Online giving technology

To support the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee's leadership role in the use of online giving technologies and to spread the knowledge and best practices they acquire to other Knight community foundations

ProgressLex

To help strengthen Lexington's leadership, the foundation and partners at ProgressLex will create a fellowship that will equip local change agents with skills in storytelling and media production

Philadelphia's World Cafe Live

To install a high-definition video system at Philadelphia's World Cafe Live to provide underserved populations with low-cost or free access to innovative, high-quality arts programming developed by LiveConnections.org

The Arts Strategy Group

To elevate the national arts conversation by convening a group of distinguished leaders to discuss and promote critical issues in the arts through the Arts Strategy Group, hosted by the Aspen Institute

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

To scale up the school system's ability to educate a large, diverse, often-disadvantaged student body by increasing parental involvement through expansion of The Parent Academy

OneCommunity

To reimburse OneCommunity for using $250,000 of its grant payment to retain New America Foundation for targeted assistance to Knight communities with federal stimulus grant preparation and assessment

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