A $65,000 grant will go to nine local organizations that promote public engagement in Detroit through collaboration between the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and CEOs for Cities.
The funded programs are quite varied and appeal to a wide range of citizens but also share several traits. The groups will split the $65,000 total grant, and CEOs for Cities will track each of the organizations' efforts to gauge their success over the course of the next year.
Federal Programs Related to - Arts, Culture & Humanities, General/Other
Programs that sponsor any of a wide variety of activities in the arts and humanities. Arts Programs; Cultural Programs; Costume Design; Design Arts Programs; Fashion Design; Industrial Design; Multimedia Programs General Arts Education Programs that offer general arts educational programming and/or instruction.
Federal Programs Related to - Education, General/Other
Programs that provide opportunities for people in the community to acquire the knowledge, skills, desirable qualities of behavior and character, wisdom and general competence that will enable them to fully participate in and enjoy the social, political, economic and intellectual life of the community. Home-Based Education; Home Education; Home Schooling
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