Yemeni in Coldwater

Yemeni in Coldwater

2016 Grant Recipients Share Arab Americans Tibbits Opera House Yemeni in Coldwater $25,000 • Coldwater This project sought to preserve and promote the cultural heritage of Coldwater’s Yemeni-American population through a major exhibit, activities and opportunities for...
Oral Histories of Iranian-Americans in Michigan

Oral Histories of Iranian-Americans in Michigan

2016 Grant Recipients Share Arab Americans University of Michigan – Dearborn Oral Histories of Iranian-Americans in Michigan $24,830 • Dearborn The aim of the this project was to video-record, archive and make available digitally oral history interviews with...
Create and Perform: A Cultural Collage

Create and Perform: A Cultural Collage

2016 Grant Recipients Share Arab Americans Create and Perform: A Cultural Collage Michigan Opera Theatre $19,061 • Detroit In partnership with the Arab American National Museum (AANM), Michigan Opera Theatre (MOT) delivered its successful Create and Perform...
Chaldean Oral History Project

Chaldean Oral History Project

2016 Grant Recipients Share Chaldean Americans Chaldean Heritage Foundation Chaldean Oral History Project $24,978 • Detroit The project had three parts:  collection of analog and digital documentation, collection/transcription of oral histories, and production of a...
A History of Muslims in Macomb County

A History of Muslims in Macomb County

2015 Grant Recipients Share Arab Americans Song and Spirit Institute A History of Muslims in Macomb County $25,000 • Macomb This project tells the story of a growing but largely under-reported Muslim community that has been living, working, and going to school in...