Fall 2006 Approved Grants

Organization Name

Grant Amount

Accessible Arts, Inc.

$15,000

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

$20,000

Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City

$50,000

Coterie Theatre

$25,000

Heart of America Shakespeare Festival

$10,000

Heartland Men's Chorus

$7,500

Kansas City Actors Theatre Inc

$10,000

Kansas City Art Institute

$40,000

Kansas City Ballet

$25,000

Kansas City Repertory Theatre

$25,000

Kansas City Young Audiences, Inc.

$25,000

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

$30,000

Lawrence Arts Center

$10,000

Paul Mesner Puppets

$10,000

Theatre for Young America

$5,000

Youth Symphony of Kansas City, Inc.

$10,000

Carlsen Center, Johnson County Community College
Carlsen Center Arts Education Programs

$25,000

Friends of Chamber Music
Concert by Chanticleer:  'The Divine Tapestry: A Mass for All Time'

$15,000

Harry S. Truman Library Institute
Partnerships & Scholarships in Education: Promoting Educational Excellence

$10,000

Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey
KCFAA's AileyCamp 2007 and AileyCamp/The Group

$20,000

Kansas City Symphony
Kansas City Symphony Youth Education and Community Outreach Programs

$20,000

Mattie Rhodes Counseling & Art Center
Mattie Rhodes Center’s Latino Cultural Arts Division

$20,000

Nelson Atkins Museum of Art
'Imperial Mughal Albums' Exhibition

$40,000

Unicorn Theatre
Unicorn Student Internship Program

$10,000

Union Station Kansas City, Inc.
Dead Sea Scrolls Exhibition

$30,000

University of Missouri-Kansas City
The Musical Bridges Program at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance

$7,500

William Jewell College/Harriman Arts Program
Harriman-Jewell 2006-2007 Education Series

$15,000

Allegro Community Children's Choir
Can You Hear Me?

$5,000

Art In The Loop Foundation
Public Art Commission for Oppenstein Park

$8,000

Arts Council of Johnson County
Audience Development Initiative

$5,000

Arts Incubator of Kansas City
2007 Operating Expenses

$7,500

The Barn Players
Lights, Sound, Tools and Equipment Initiative

$2,000

Beyond The Book
Educational Content Development for Beyond the Book’s exhibits/environments

$2,000

Camp Fire USA Heartland Council
Heartland Council's Arts Program

$3,000

The Charlotte Street Foundation
Urban Culture Project

$7,500

City In Motion Dance Theater Inc
Capacity Building:  Better Financial Management for City In Motion Dance Theater, Inc.

$3,066

Civic Opera Theater of Kansas City
2006-2007 Opera Season

$3,000

Community Childrens Theatre of Kansas City Mo Inc
Chameleon’s Arts and Residency Program

$2,000

DeLaSalle Education Center
DeLaSalle Theater Experiences for Urban Youth

$10,000

Fine Arts Chorale
Fine Arts Chorale 2006-2007 Season:  'Passages'

$4,000

Genesis School, Inc.
Jali Kunda Drummers & Dancers Troupe

$7,500

Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City
The Jewish Community Center's 2006-2007 CenterSeason

$7,500

Jireh Dance Ministry
Jireh Dance Clinics

$2,000

Kacico Dance
The Song and Dance Project

$2,000

Kansas City Artists Coalition
Open Studios 2007

$10,000

Kansas City Chamber Orchestra
Kansas City Chamber Orchestra/Education Outreach Program

$8,000

Kansas City Chorale
2006-2007 Concert Series

$8,154

Kansas City Jazz Orchestra
The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra 2006-2007 concert season

$5,000

Kansas City String Quartet Program
Kansas City String Quartet Program’s Public Concerts

$3,000

Kansas City Symphony Chorus
General Operating Support

$2,000

Kansas City Youth Jazz Bands
Kansas City Youth Jazz (KCYJ)

$5,000

Leawood Foundation
Life size bronze honoring one-room school house teachers

$2,000

Merriam Parks and Recreation Department
Metro High School Visual Art Exhibition

$1,000

Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
Lighthouse Education and Community Engagement Initiative

$5,000

MO Kan 20/20 Vision Inc
Bringing Art Alive in a Teenager's World'

$2,000

Musical Theater Heritage Inc
Live Musical Theater Productions

$2,000

The Northland Symphony Orchestra Association
Classical Concert

$3,780

Padre Pio Academy, Inc
Education in the Arts

$2,500

Park University
Access to the Arts

$10,000

Phoenix Family Housing Corporation
On Site Dance Instruction for Children residing in a Low-Income Housing Community

$2,000

Red Echo Group Inc
Let’s Make a Movie Film Centers

$2,000

Reel Images Film & Video Group
A Conversation In Dance

$3,000

Review Inc.
Development and Marketing

$8,000

Rockhurst University
Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra

$8,000

Society for Contemporary Photography
Capacity Building/Assistant Director Position

$2,000

St Joseph Institute For The Deaf
Imagination Builds Self-Esteem! Art Education for children with hearing-impairments

$5,000

St. James Academy
St. James Academy Fine Arts Program

$2,000

The Storytellers Inc
Capacity Building for Organizational Effectiveness

$5,000

Wylliams/Henry Danse Theatre
Capacity Building Project

$7,500

Youth Movement (Ballet North)
Three Faces of Dance, School Tour and Cinderella

$5,000