Past Grant Recipients

Every year Foundation 65 funds a variety of one-year projects. These grants can be valuable resources to teachers and local organizations and serve as an incubator for innovative ideas that have the potential to expand across the district.  Past recipients and projects have included:

2012-2013

Grant Recipient – Project Title

Participating Schools

Striding Lion Performance Group – D65 After School Arts Programming Bessie Rhodes, Dawes, Dewey, King Lab , Walker, Willard
Musical Offering – Musical composition/ visual art project Bessie Rhodes, Oakton, Washington
Music Institute of Chicago – Arts Link Walker

 2013-2014

Grant Recipient – Project Title

Participating Schools

Changing Worlds – Arts, Cultural and Literacy Connections (ACL) Dawes, Lincolnwood, Oakton
District 65/LakeDance – Valuing the Water Source Dewey, King Lab, Kingsley, Lincoln, Oakton, Washington
Lincoln School PTA – Evanston Lakescape Public Art Project Lincoln
Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art – Fourth Grade Writing and Visual Art Project Kingsley
Mudlark Theater Company – Mudpie 2014 Bessie Rhodes, Chute, Dawes, Dewey, King Lab, Lincoln, Nichols, Oakton, Orrington, Washington
Music Institute of Chicago – Arts Link Walker

 

For more information about how to apply for a responsive grant, visit our grants page or e-mail Foundation 65 at [email protected]