Sample of Past Grantees & Projects

Ariel Theatrical
Ariel Theatrical

Access Monterey Peninsula — Arts Alive Monterey County

ACTION Council of Monterey County/Historic Monterey — Historic Monterey

Alisal Center for the Fine Arts — Increase Youth Workshops in New Site

Ariel Theatrical — Summer Conservatory & Summer Camp Program

Aromas Hills Artisans — Holding Hands for the Arts

Art Careers Academy/ Monterey High School — Monterey High School/Arts Careers Academy

Artist’s Equity/Open Studios — Promote Visual Artists Working in Monterey County

Arts Habitat — Create Website To Promote East Garrison Project

Ballet Fantasque — Local Assemblies featuring “The Little Mermaid of Monterey Bay”

Baumer Quartet — Monterey Chamber Music Workshop

Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County — Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County Choral Program

Camerata Singers of Monterey County — Teen Chorus Group Training and Performance

Caminos Del Arte — Mariachi Juvenile CDA

Carl Cherry Center for the Arts — High School Poetry and Poetry Awards (Bilingual)

Carmel Art Association — For the Love of Art

Carmel Bach Festival — Shoulder Season Program

Carmel Classic Guitar Society — Healing Guitar Program

Carmel Heritage Society — Celebrating Carmel’s Centennial: 100 Years of History and Culture

Carmel Music Society — Youth Programs

Carmel Youth Center, Inc. — Teen Open Mic Night

Center for Photographic Art — Exhibits of Internationally Renowned Photographers

Central Coast Art Association — Website Update

Chamber Music Monterey Bay — Visiting Artist Outreach (VAO) and Kids Up Front Free (KUF&F)

Children’s Experimental Theater — Develop Literacy Through Training in Classical Theater

Colleagues of the Arts — Student Awards and College Preparation Program

Community Partnership for Youth — Enhance Visual and Performing Art Academy

Compassionate Care Alliance — The Seniority

Dance Kids of Monterey County — Expand Participation and Performances by Boys and Girls

DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) Educational Foundation — DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) Youth Dance Program

Ensemble Monterey — Four Concerts of New Music by Local Professionals

Estampa De Las Americas — Huapangos

Festa Italia — Promote Italian Music and Culture at New Festival

Art Camp, First Night Monterey
Art Camp, First Night Monterey

First Night Monterey — Expand Workshops to Greenfield and Spreckels

Friends of the Andy Ausonio Library (FOL) — Castroville Library Art Literacy Program

Forest Theater Guild — School Programs and Student Discounts

Foundation for Monterey County Free Libraries — Summer Reading Program Performances

Foundation for Performing Arts Center – Pacific Grove — High School Battle of the Bands and Student Showcase Weekend

Girls Incorporated of the Central Coast — ECHO (Education, Careers, Health, and Opportunities): I Find Support in Women’s Strength

Henry Miller Library — International Short Film Festival

I Cantori di Carmel — Presentation of Choral Concerts on the Monterey Peninsula

International School of Monterey — Primary Years Program

JazzAge Monterey, a DBA of Dixieland Monterey — Greater Bay Area Audience Development Campaign for Jazz Bash by the Bay

JazzMasters Workshop — Professional Training of Youth Musicians

Links Inc. Monterey Bay Chapter — Bach Festival

Longtimers Productions — Arts-Integrated Curriculum Videos with Local Artists

Lyceum of Monterey County — Expand Arts Intensive to South County w/ local partners

Marine Life Studies — Marine Life Studies Ocean Literacy Series

Marina Youth Arts — Expanding of Los Arboles Middle School’s After School Program to Crumpton and Olson Elementary Schools

Millennium Charter High School — A Visual & Performing Arts Project – Musical Theatre Production

Monterey Bay Symphony Association — Expand Free Pops and Patriotic Concerts with Local Musicians

Monterey County Agricultural & Rural Life Museum — Common Ground Mural Project

Monterey County Dance Foundation — Presentation of Nutcracker by South County Dancers

Monterey County Film Commission — Lecture Series on Film, Film Making and Careers in Film

Monterey County Pops! — Expanded Outreach of Free/Live Pops Music to Kid, Family and Friends with Innovation and Continued Education

Monterey County Television Fund — Arts Weekly- Monterey County Programs

Monterey Cowboy Poetry & Music Festival — Promote Understanding of Cowboy/Vaquero Cultural Heritage

Monterey County Youth Museum — MY Music Series

Monterey Museum of Art — Interactive Spaces

Monterey Peninsula College Foundation — MPC Guest Authors Series

Monterey Peninsula Community Theatre Company Charitable Trust — The Jungle Book Performance for MPUSD Students

Monterey Symphony — Music in the Schools Youth Education Program

MPC Dance Trust / Monterey Bay Dance Company — Dance is Life (Spring Concert III at Harmon plus tour 44)

NAACP/Monterey County Branch — Expand Back to School/Stay in School Art Programs

Monterey History and Arts Association/MHAA — Fishing 2014:History, Culture, Science and the Arts at MoM

Monterey Jazz Festival — Youth Jazz Education Programs

Monterey Opera Association — Monterey Opera: A Golden Opportunity

National Steinbeck Center — Steinbeck Festival 2014-Onward: A celebration of the 75th Anniversary

Natividad Medical Foundation — Sea Treasures

Occhiata Productions — Occhiata Day at the Opera

Orchestra in the Schools — OITS

Pacific Grove Art Center — Promote Shows of Local Arts Groups Countywide

Pacific Repertory Theatre — Professional Season in the Circle Theatre

Pacific Valley School, Big Sur Unified School District — Surmount 2015: Ambassadors for the Arts and Enviroment

Parenting Connection of Monterey County — Early Childhood Development Art and Music Enrichment Program

Peacock Acres Inc — The Learning Center at Peacock Acres

Poder Popular/Centro Bi Nacionale — Weekly Workshops in Greenfield with Local Partners

Rancho Cielo, Inc. — 2nd Annual Rancho Cielo Student Art Show & Silent Auction

Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation — Poetry Reading Series — CSUMB, Hartnell

Salinas Performing Arts — First Friday Cabaret

Youth Music Monterey - South County Strings
Youth Music Monterey – South County Strings

Salinas Public Library — Salinas Youth Poet Laureate Program

Sol Treasures,Inc. — Children’s Musical Theatre- Multi Cultural

Sunset Cultural Center — Classroom Connections

SpectorDance — Restating Figures in the Dust and Associated Educational Outreach

Stage Hands — Broadway Musical featuring South County performers

The Wahine Project — Wahine Mobileseum and Art

Unicorn Theatre — Afterschool Workshops

United Nations Association — International Films

VNA & Hospice — Presenting “Call 911!” in Spanish

Voices of the Street — Homeless Writers Social Enterprise Publishing Project

Youth Arts Collective — Reduce Waiting List for Sanctuary/Training for Young Artists

Youth Music Monterey/South County Strings — In-School/After -School Instruction and Performance Training

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