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Organizations to whom the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation awarded grants in 2016:


Project Title City
826 Valencia - After-School Tutoring Program San Francisco, CA
Alternative Cure - Musical Experiences San Francisco, CA
Aseltine School - The Fine Arts Program San Diego, CA
Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center - Global Cultures for Kids Series Berkeley, CA
Axis Dance Company - Dance Access Kids! Oakland, CA
Bay Area Girls Rock - After School Program Oakland, CA
Bay Area Video Music Project - After School Program Alameda, CA
Berkeley High Jazz Association Berkeley, CA
Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music - Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Berkeley, CA
Booker T. Washington Community Center San Francisco, CA
BoomShake - Bilingual Drum Workshops - Manzanita SEED Elementary School San Francisco, CA
Bread and Roses Benefit Agency - Playing it Forward Corte Madera, CA
CA Jazz Conservatory - Jazzschool Young Musicians Program Berkeley, CA
Cantare Con Vivo - Children's Choirs of Oakland Oakland, CA
Catholic Charities - Canal Family Support San Francisco, CA
Center for New Music San Francisco San Francisco, CA
Ceres Community Project - Healthy Meals Sebastopol, CA
CHABAD SF - Bill Graham Menorah Project San Francisco, CA
Chico Theater Company - Youth Theater Chico, CA
City Slicker Farms - Garden Program Oakland, CA
Community Music Center San Francisco - Young Musicians Program San Francisco, CA
Community School of Music & Arts - Young Musicians Program Mountain View, CA
Cougar Band Aides - El Dorado High School Music Program Placerville, CA
Culture For One Forest Hills, NY
Destiny Arts Center Oakland, CA
dramaworks - After School Theater Program Quincey, CA
Each One Reach One - Playwriting Program South San Francisco, CA
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts - After School Performing Arts Program Richmond, CA
Economic Opportunity Council of San Francisco - Juneteenth Celebration Oakland, CA
Eldergivers - Art with Elders San Francisco, CA
Environmental Volunteers - Kid Powered! Palo Alto, CA
Family Support Services of the Bay Area - Kinship Youth Program Tech Zone Oakland,CA
Freedom Foundation International - 2017 Conference of the Exonerated San Quentin, CA
Friends of San Rafael - Canal Arts San Rafael, CA
Friends Of Sausal Creek (FOSC) Oakland, CA
Generations in Jazz Foundation - Summer Music Workshop Lafayette, CA
Gritty City Repertory Youth Theatre Oakland, CA
H.E.A.R.- Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers San Francisco, CA
Harmony Project Bay Area - Music Classes San Francisco, CA
HIP HOP FOR CHANGE - The MC Program Oakland, CA
IN SPIRIT Woodacre, CA
International Child Resource Institute - Kids in Motion Berkeley, CA
Jewish Family and Community Services East Bay - Holocaust Survivor Services Berkeley, CA
Joe Goode Performance Group - Inspired Bodies San Francisco, CA
Kala Art Institute - Artists-in-Schools Program Berkeley, CA
Kuumbwa Jazz Society - Summer Jazz Camp Santa Cruz, CA
Laytonville High School School - High School and Middle School Band Laytonville, CA
Lead, Enrich, Achieve, Progress - Lagunitas Bobcat Band San Geronimo, CA
LEAP... Imagination in Learning - Artist-in-Residence Program San Francisco, CA
Little Kids Rock, Bay Area Bay Area
Little Opera Tuition Assistance Program New York, NY
Little Village Foundation Solvang, CA
Living Jazz - Jazz and Jam Camp West, Bill Graham Scholarship Oakland, CA
Loco Bloco San Francisco
Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center - Cultural Arts Academy San Pablo, CA
Mission Cultural Center - After School Music Education San Francisco, CA
Monterey Jazz Festival - Monterey Jazz in the Schools Monterey, CA
Music For Minors - In School Music Education San Carlos, CA
Nevada City School of the Arts - Musical Instrument Procurement Nevada City, CA
Northern California Center For The Arts - Youth Arts Education Series Grass Valley, CA
Oakes Children's Center San Francisco, CA
Oakland Asian Cultural Center Oakland, CA
Oakland Parks Foundation - Beats4Lunch and Future Sounds Music Program Oakland, CA
Oakland Public Education Fund - Sankofa School of the Arts Oakland, CA
Oakland School for the Arts - After School Arts Program Oakland, CA
Oakland Youth Chorus Oakland, CA
Oaktown Jazz Workshops Oakland, CA
Olive Elementary School Novato, CA
Parallèle Ensemble Corporation - Opera Parallèle Outreach Program San Francisco, CA
Performing Arts Workshop - Hamilton Family Center San Francisco, CA
Performing Stars of Marin Marin City, CA
Petaluma Educational Foundation (PEF) Outdoor Instrumental Music Project, Grant School Community Petaluma, CA
Playground - Young Playwrights Project Berkeley, CA
Presidio Performing Arts Foundation - DANCEOUT! San Francisco, CA
Project Avary - Teen Leadership Program San Rafael, CA
Raphael House - Academic Enrichment Program San Francisco, CA
Read-Aloud Volunteer Program San Pablo, CA
Rhythm Section Drumlines - After School Program San Francisco, CA
Root Division - Youth Education Program San Francisco, CA
Roundhouse Council - Native American Cultural Programs Greenville, CA
San Francisco Food Bank San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Youth Theatre San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Parks Alliance - Urban Sprouts Garden Based Education Program San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Unified School District - Wellness Program San Francisco, CA
Santa Rosa Symphony - Simply Strings Santa Rosa, CA
School of Arts and Culture at MHP - Arts Education Program San Jose, CA
SFJAZZ - Jazz in the Middle San Francisco, CA
Sierra County Arts Council - Community Enrichment through Film Downieville, CA
Stanford Jazz Workshop - Youth Scholarship and Financial Aid Fund San Francisco, CA
Streetside Stories - K-5 Storytelling Arts Project San Francisco, CA
The Down Syndrome Connection of the Bay Area - Art Therapy Program Danville, CA
The Quinnan Street Project - Theater Education San Francisco, CA
The Tides Center - Youth Art Exchange In-School Music Program San Francisco, CA
Town Hall Theatre Company - Student Matinee Series Lafayette, CA
Trips for Kids San Rafael, CA
West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club - Dance and Movement Program Richmond, CA
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls Brooklyn
Willow Creek Academy - Music and Society Class Sausalito, CA
Windsor High School Boosters - Musical Instrument Procurement Windsor, CA
Woodstock Museum Woodstock, NY
Yardtime Literary Program San Francisco, CA
Youth Enrichment Strategies (YES) - Music Enrichment Program Richmond, CA
Youth Musical Theater Company Berkeley, CA
Z Space Studio - Youth Arts San Francisco, CA

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