The importance of listening to the community: Foundation develops pilot equitable grant program for small organizations

For several years, the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation has been engaged in ongoing efforts to assess and transform our grantmaking to more equitably support the full breadth of cultural activity and cultural participants in our community. As part of this effort the Foundation recently launched its DEI Opportunity Grant Initiative Program, which awarded 19 smaller organizations [...]

2020-09-08T11:19:19-06:00September 8th, 2020|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Meet our 19 New DEI Opportunity Grantees

We are pleased to announce funding to 19 new grantees which highlights the Foundation’s commitment to equity in its grantmaking and operations. Each grantee has been awarded $5,000 in unrestricted grants for a total of $95,000. The pilot program will support arts and culture organizations that are led by and serve historically marginalized individuals. [...]

2020-04-29T16:00:12-06:00April 22nd, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Meet our 19 New DEI Opportunity Grantees