2008 Grant Recipients



Aim High
  For the Aim High Summer Program in the Mission District   $15,000   
Alvarado Elementary School PTA
  For the Theatre-Speech Arts program $5,500  $5,500   
Art Span
  For the Art and City Youth Project
(Matching grant)
$7,500  $7,500   
  For the Scholarship Program   $15,000   
California College of the Arts
  For the Young Artists Studio & Pre-College Programs
(Matching grant)
Center for the Book
  For the Art of the Book in the Classroom program $6,250   $6,250
Center for the Integration & Improvement of Journalism
  For the Bay Area Multicultural Media Academy
(Matching grant)
$10,000  $10,000   
Central American Resource Center
  For the Second Chance Tattoo Removal program $15,000  $15,000   
Children’s Empowerment
  For the Academic Enrichment program $10,000 $10,000  
Community Works
  For the ROOTS program $15,000 $15,000  
Contemporary Jewish Museum
  For the Teen Docent Program
(Matching grant)
Coro Northern California
  For the Exploring Leadership Program
(Matching grant)
$15,000 $15,000  
Each One Reach One
  For play writing, academic tutoring and Career counseling programs $10,000 $10,000  
Engineers Alliance for the Arts
  For the Structural Engineering program
(Matching grant)
$12,500   $12,500
Environmental Traveling Companions
  For the Youth LEAD and Fellowship program $20,000 $20,000  
Envision Schools
  For the Workplace Learning Experience Program $15,000 $15,000  
  For the Explainer Program $10,000 $10,000  
Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco
  For the Museum Ambassador Program   $10,000  
Foundation Center
  For the San Francisco Regional Library $3,000 $3,000  
Friends of the Children
  For the Academic Services & Career Awareness program $15,000 $15,000  
Future Leaders Institute
  For the Leadership Program at Thurgood Marshall High School $15,000   $15,000
Galileo Academy of Science & Technology
  For the Health Pathway $13,000 $13,000  
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
  For the Urban Trailblazers program $15,000   $15,000
Grattan School PTA
  For the Technology Update & Integration Project $10,000   $10,000
Growth & Learning Opportunities
  For the Scholarship Assistance Program
(Matching grant)
Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California
  For the Family Communications Program
(Matching grant)
$10,000   $10,000
Indochinese Housing Development Corporation
  For the Southeast Asian Children, Youth and Family Program
(Matching grant)
ICA Academy
  For the Home Economics program   $10,000  
Industrial Design and Outreach Program
  For the Industrial Design program $15,000   $15,000
Jewish Vocational Service
Marsh Youth Theater
  For the Teen Theater Youth Initiative $12,500   $12,500
Marshall Elementary School PTA
  For school enrichment activities $10,000 $10,000  
Math/Science Network
  For the Expanding Horizons Conference
(Matching grant)
$4,000 $4,000  
Mission Learning Center
  For the After-School and Summer Reading program $15,000 $15,000  
Mission Science Workshop
  For the Science Workshop Program $15,000 $10,000 $15,000
Monroe Elementary School PTA
  For the Arts and Collaboration program $10,000   $10,000
Mosaic Project
  For the Youth Leadership project $20,000 $20,000  
Musical Theatre Works
  For the Scholarship Fund
(Matching grant)
New Conservatory Theatre
  For the Youth Theatre Conservancy & Satellite Dram program $15,000 $15,000  
  For the Inside Outside program
(Matching grant)
$5,000   $5,000
Out of Site
  For the Architecture and Art Program   $15,000 $15,000
Performing Arts Workshop
  For the Artists in Communities program $10,000 $10,000  
PRBO Conservation Science
  For the Seabird Education & Awareness program $15,000 $15,000  
San Francisco Botanical Garden Society
  For the Youth Education Intern program $15,000 $15,000  
San Francisco Camera Work
  For the First Exposure program $10,000 $10,000  
San Francisco Zoological Society
  For the Junior Zoologist Program $12,500 $12,500  
School of the Arts PTA
  For the production of Beauty & the Beast $10,000 $10,000  
Schools Mentoring & Resource Team
  For the Alumni Outreach program $10,000 $10,000  
Society for Art Publications of the Americas
  For the Meridian Intern Program $12,500 $12,500  
  For the Middle School Apprenticeship Program $20,000 $20,000  
Stanford Jazz Workshop
  For the Scholarship Program
(Matching grant)
$7,500   $7,500
Street Tech
  For the Computer Program $25,000 $25,000  
Turning Heads
  For the Sewing & Fashion Design Training program
(Matching grant)
$7,500 $7,500  
Trips for Kids
  For the Re-Celery Program   $5,000  
Youth Yoga Dharma
  For the Yoga program $2,500 $2,500  
(Rescinded Grants)

  Grand Total $505,000  $538,000  $136,250