Recent Grantees

The Arts Bus, Inc.
Randolph, VT
Start-up funds for program to bring art to children in rural areas and for families affected by Hurricane Irene

Beautiful Beginnings
Providence, RI
Learning through movement and reading program for fathers and father figures with pre-schoolers

Bristol Business Education Foundation
Bristol, CT
Peer mentoring program West Bristol Leadership Academy

Brockett Elementary School/Dekalb County Board of Education
Tucker, GA
Materials for GEMS Club for 3rd and 4th grade girls to encourage STEM careers

Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine
Portland, ME
Just Sew Stories using Hmong embroidered cloths and Paj Ntaubs to tell stories of their culture for PreK-5th grade students

City Gardens Montessori
St. Louis, MO
Development of an outdoor classroom

Connecticut River Watershed Council
Greenfield, MA
Development of educational program and website River of Words Along the Connecticut River, integrating environmental education, literacy and the arts

Eisenhower Middle School
Lawton, OK
Art-science cross curricular project teaching 6th grade students how to paint scientific topics

Enchanted Circle Theater
Holyoke, MA
Interactive arts curriculum for early readers

Faraday Foundation
Wichita, KS
Midnight Science Club web site for science learning experiences

Four Corners School of Outdoor Education
Monticello, UT
Portable Star lab to serve rural and Native American populations in 4 states

Glacier Hills Elementary School/Independent School District 196
Eagan, MN
Equipment for a coding, robotics, and engineering design program for K-5th grade

Heritage Museum & Garden
Sandwich, MA
Pilot pre-school STEM program fro 4 and 5 year olds in cooperation with the Sandwich Public Schools and Sandwich Public Library

Hull Lifesaving Museum
Hull, MA
Lighting the Way, curriculum development based on Boston Harbor Lighthouses and celebrating Boston Lights 300th birthday

The International Crane Foundation
Baraboo, WI
Crane Trunk educational activity and information kit for classrooms about whooping cranes

Island Moving Company
Newport, RI
Curriculum development in math using dance for 2nd and 3rd graders

Kids Bridge, Inc.
Patterson, NJ
Early childhood anti-bullying curriculum for pre-K and K

Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust
Lowell, MA
Development of web-based education program Stewardship Through Leadership–Backyard Adventures

Madison Audubon Society, Inc.
Madison, WI
Urban Wildlife/Wild Explorers curriculum at Salvation Army summer camp and presentation to Madison educators

Middle Tennessee State University, CDC
Murfreesboro, TN
Outdoor musical instruments for a child development center

The Mosaic Project
Oakland, CA
Creation and publication of a puppet-based social and emotional learning curriculum on peace, equity, and diversity for K-2nd grades

North Bennet Street School
Boston, MA
Manual Arts training program for 6th grade students

Old Sturbridge Village
Sturbridge, MA
Materials for two pilot programs–Westward Migration and Lewis and Clark Expedition

Peoria Park District Foundation
Peoria, IL
Development of a Discovery Zone using fossils

Punxstawney Weather
Punxstawney, PA
Hands on Weather program

Quabbin Mediation
Orange, MA
Anti-bullying program Training Active Bystanders for 5th and 6th graders

Sheltered Yoga
Fieldsboro, NJ
Program/curriculum development in working with children in shelters, transitional housing and with mental and physical challenges