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Organizations to whom the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation awarded grants in early 2009:

ArtSpan – City Youth Visual Program – San Francisco, CA

Bay Area Girls Rock Camp – Oakland, CA

Bay Area Theatresports – San Francisco,  CA

BedStuy Campaign Against Hunger – Brooklyn,  NY

Berkeley City Ballet – Berkeley, CA

Berkeley Old Time Music Convention – Berkeley, CA

Camp Winnarainbow – Grace and Joy Scholarship Fund – Laytonville, CA

Castlemont Castleers Vocal Ensemble – Oakland, CA

Central California Youth Symphony –  Fresno, CA

Community Initiatives – Building the Capacity of Oakland Youth to Thrive Through Media Arts -  Oakland, CA

Community Initiatives: At The Crossroads – San Francisco, CA

Community School of Music – Mountain View and East Palo Alto, CA

Community Works West – Berkeley, CA

Dance Palace Community – Point Reyes Station, CA

Drawbridge – Expressive Art Program for Homeless Children - San Rafael, CA

Environmental Volunteers: Kids In Nature: Equity and Equality – Palo Alto, CA

Education Through Music – San Francisco, CA

Fifth Stream Music: My Name is Jazz – San Francisco, CA

Friends Of School Of The Arts – San Francisco, CA

Generation In Jazz Foundation – Lafayette, CA

Global Action Project: SupaFriends  - New York, NY

Guitars In The Classroom – California Schools

Handful Players – San Francisco, CA

HEAR- Listen Smart Project – San Francisco, CA

Hijos de la Musica – San Francisco, CA

IN SPIRIT – Woodacre, CA

Kathryn Hughes Elementary School – 5th Grade Science Camp – Santa Clara, CA

Kid Serve Youth Murals – San Francisco, CA

La Raza Centro Legal – Coro Journalero (Workers Choir) – San Francisco, CA

Laytonville Unified School – High School Band Project – Laytonville, CA

Lead, Enrich, Achieve Progress - Lagunitas Bobcat Band – San Geronimo Valley, CA

Little Kids Rock, Inc. – Bay Area Schools, CA

LT’s Group Home Inc. – Residential Treatment Program – Fresno, CA

Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts – San Francisco, CA

Music for Minors II – Fremont, CA

Music In Schools Today – San Francisco, Ca

National Dance Institute – New York, NY

Northern California Center For The Arts – Grass Valley, CA

Oakes Children’s Center Inc – San Francisco, CA

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir – Oakland, CA

Oakland Youth Orchestra – Oakland, CA

Occidental Arts & Ecology Center – Occidental, CA

O’Connell Technical High School, SF – San Francisco, CA

Out of Site: Center For Arts Education – San Francisco, CA

Performing Arts Workshop – San Francisco, CA

Performing Stars Of Marin – Sausalito, CA

Petaluma Educational Foundation – Petaluma, CA

Petaluma Phoenix Center Inc. – Phoenix School Of Music – Petaluma, CA

Planet Drum – San Francisco, CA

PlayGround – Bay Area, Northern CA

Random Access Music – Queens, NY

Raphael House Of San Francisco, Inc. – San Francisco, CA

Reading Partners – San Francisco, CA

Red Clay Arts Inc. – The Hip Hop Word Count – Brooklyn, NY

Rhythmic Concepts, Inc. – Jazz Camp West 2010 – Oakland and La Honda, CA

Riverview Middle School – Mosaic Mural – San Francisco, CA

Root Division – San Francisco, CA

San Jose Jazz Society – San Jose Jazz Youth Latin Ensemble – San Jose, CA

School of Madeleine Band –Berkeley, CA

School Of The Arts Educational Foundation – Nancy Kerling Music Education Program – Nevada City, CA

Scott Lane Elementary School – Walden West Outdoor Science School – Santa Clara, CA

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra – San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Day School – Breakthrough San Francisco – San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Mime Troupe – 14th Annual Youth Theatre Project – San Francisco, CA

SF Parks Trust – Environmental Education For Underserved Youth – San Francisco, CA

SF Shakespeare Festival – San Francisco, CA

Sierra County Arts Council – Downieville, CA

Site and Sound – San Francisco Entertainment Academy – San Francisco, CA

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church – Creative Arts Program For Children – San Jose, CA

Street Academy Foundation – Alternative Adventures – Oakland, CA

Super Stars Literacy – After School Program – Oakland, CA

The Bread Project – Berkeley, CA

The Fund for the City Of New York – Radio Rootz – New York, NY

The Hi-Liners – Scholarship Fund – Burien, WA

The Jazzschool – Jazzschool Young Musicians Program – Berkeley, CA

The Lab Art Group – Soundwave ((4)) – Marin County, CA

The Marin Community Food Bank – Marin County, SF

The Office Of Letters and Light – Young Writers Program – Oakland, CA

The Welcome Ministry – Urban Share Community Gardening Project – San Francisco, CA

Trees Foundation – Garberville, CA

Trips for Kids – Marin County, CA

Victory Baptist Church – Youth Program – Oakland, CA

West County Conservatory of the Arts – Pinole, CA

Womens’ Audio Mission – Girls on the Mic – San Francisco, CA

Yerba Buena Arts and Events – Children’s Garden Series  - San Francisco, CA

YES Music Program – Ross Valley Schools Foundation –San Anselmo, CA

Yolo County Arts Council – Blues in Yolo County Schools - Yolo County, CA

Youth For Environmental Sanity – Green Media Arts Music Video Production – Oakland, CA

NYC Dept of Education - PS 161 – Brooklyn NY

Downieville Tennis and Education Assoc. Downieville, CA

Youth Yoga Dharma – Daly City, CA


Application guidelines grant recipients