Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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ElectNext

To invest in the development and distribution of ElectNext, a voter education platform that matches voters to candidates, for down ballot races in Philadelphia

Little Berlin Fairgrounds

To help transform the East Kensington neighborhood by turning an empty lot into an event space for musicians, art fairs and children's workshops

Black Pearl Pops!

To showcase diverse cultures by transforming a symphonic "pops" concert into a celebration of world music

Bearded Ladies Cabaret Revolution

To attract new audiences to theater and use the medium as a way to explore politics, gender, sexuality and identity through a series of original, late-night cabarets

Site and Sound Gardens

To transform overgrown and abandoned spaces into "sacred" art parks for the community by engaging residents to create visual and sound gardens in the Niceville-Tioga neighborhood

Black Male Engagement (BMe) Fund

To provide operating monies that support networking events and story gathering activities conducted by local Black Male Engagement (BMe) team leaders in Detroit and Philadelphia

Made in Philly

To bring visual art to a wider audience by placing locally produced art in public advertising spaces in the same neighborhood where the piece was produced

New Public Art at Dilworth Plaza

To help transform historic Dilworth Plaza by commissioning sculptor Janet Echelman to create an artwork inspired by the site's historic association with water and steam

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