Major Grant to Support Black, Latinx, Asian and Indigenous Arts Orgs
This $156M Grant will fund national and regional initiatives to restore funds to orgs devastated by the pandemic.
“The arts give solace in difficult times, but they also challenge us to imagine and create a more just and equitable society.”
– Joan Weinstein, Director, Getty Foundation
The fund launches with the support of these 20 vital organizations:
Alaska Native Heritage Center, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Apollo Theater, Arab American National Museum, Ballet Hispánico, Charles H. Wright Museum, Dance Theater of Harlem, East West Players, El Museo del Barrio, Japanese American National Museum, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, Museum of Chinese in America , IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts , National Museum of Mexican Art, Penumbra Theatre, Project Row Houses, Studio Museum in Harlem, Urban Bush Women, and Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience.
“These organizations represent the very highest ideals of artistic excellence and are truly America’s cultural treasures. We hope that other arts philanthropists and corporations will join in increasing support to the many cultural organizations that reflect our nation’s rich and diverse history.”
-Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation
Read About The Grant in Detail from Ford Foundation
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