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Fall 2006 Arts & Culture 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
Friends of Chamber Music
Concert by Chanticleer:  'The Divine Tapestry: A Mass for All Time'
Harry S. Truman Library Institute
Partnerships & Scholarships in Education: Promoting Educational Excellence
Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey
KCFAA's AileyCamp 2007 and AileyCamp/The Group
Kansas City Symphony
Kansas City Symphony Youth Education and Community Outreach Programs
Mattie Rhodes Counseling & Art Center
Mattie Rhodes Center’s Latino Cultural Arts Division
Nelson Atkins Museum of Art
'Imperial Mughal Albums' Exhibition
Unicorn Theatre
Unicorn Student Internship Program
Union Station Kansas City, Inc.
Dead Sea Scrolls Exhibition
University of Missouri-Kansas City
The Musical Bridges Program at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance
William Jewell College/Harriman Arts Program
Harriman-Jewell 2006-2007 Education Series
Allegro Community Children's Choir
Can You Hear Me?
Art In The Loop Foundation
Public Art Commission for Oppenstein Park
Arts Council of Johnson County
Audience Development Initiative
Arts Incubator of Kansas City
2007 Operating Expenses
The Barn Players
Lights, Sound, Tools and Equipment Initiative
Beyond The Book
Educational Content Development for Beyond the Book’s exhibits/environments
Camp Fire USA Heartland Council
Heartland Council's Arts Program
The Charlotte Street Foundation
Urban Culture Project
City In Motion Dance Theater Inc
Capacity Building:  Better Financial Management for City In Motion Dance Theater, Inc.
Civic Opera Theater of Kansas City
2006-2007 Opera Season
Community Childrens Theatre of Kansas City Mo Inc
Chameleon’s Arts and Residency Program
DeLaSalle Education Center
DeLaSalle Theater Experiences for Urban Youth
Fine Arts Chorale
Fine Arts Chorale 2006-2007 Season:  'Passages'
Genesis School, Inc.
Jali Kunda Drummers & Dancers Troupe
Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City
The Jewish Community Center's 2006-2007 CenterSeason
Jireh Dance Ministry
Jireh Dance Clinics
Kacico Dance
The Song and Dance Project
Kansas City Artists Coalition
Open Studios 2007
Kansas City Chamber Orchestra
Kansas City Chamber Orchestra/Education Outreach Program
Kansas City Chorale
2006-2007 Concert Series
Kansas City Jazz Orchestra
The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra 2006-2007 concert season
Kansas City String Quartet Program
Kansas City String Quartet Program’s Public Concerts
Kansas City Symphony Chorus
General Operating Support
Kansas City Youth Jazz Bands
Kansas City Youth Jazz (KCYJ)
Leawood Foundation
Life size bronze honoring one-room school house teachers
Merriam Parks and Recreation Department
Metro High School Visual Art Exhibition
Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
Lighthouse Education and Community Engagement Initiative
MO Kan 20/20 Vision Inc
Bringing Art Alive in a Teenager's World'
Musical Theater Heritage Inc
Live Musical Theater Productions
The Northland Symphony Orchestra Association
Classical Concert
Padre Pio Academy, Inc
Education in the Arts
Park University
Access to the Arts
Phoenix Family Housing Corporation
On Site Dance Instruction for Children residing in a Low-Income Housing Community
Red Echo Group Inc
Let’s Make a Movie Film Centers
Reel Images Film & Video Group
A Conversation In Dance
Review Inc.
Development and Marketing
Rockhurst University
Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra
Society for Contemporary Photography
Capacity Building/Assistant Director Position
St Joseph Institute For The Deaf
Imagination Builds Self-Esteem! Art Education for children with hearing-impairments
St. James Academy
St. James Academy Fine Arts Program
The Storytellers Inc
Capacity Building for Organizational Effectiveness
Wylliams/Henry Danse Theatre
Capacity Building Project
Youth Movement (Ballet North)
Three Faces of Dance, School Tour and Cinderella