Upper Peninsula Digital History Initiative

Upper Peninsula Digital History Initiative

2016 Grant Recipients Share European Americans Right Start UP Upper Peninsula Digital History Initiative $25,000 • Hancock Right Start UP of Hancock, Michigan, in collaboration with the Finnish American Heritage Center of Finlandia University and Little Brothers...
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...
Dia de Los Muertos: Our (Hi)stories

Dia de Los Muertos: Our (Hi)stories

2016 Grant Recipients Share Latin Americans Living Arts Our (Hi)stories $20,748 • Detroit Living Arts’ Teatro Chico performance series organized “Dia De Los Muertos:  Nuestras Historias, Our (Hi)stories” as a contribution to the range of activities already taking...
HerStory Project

HerStory Project

2016 Grant Recipients Share Women’s History Buckham Fine Arts Project HerStory Project $25,000 • Flint The HerStory Project took place inside Genesee County’s short-term juvenile detention, GVRC. It was a collaborative arts and women’s history based project that...
Great Writers Project

Great Writers Project

2015 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Fire Historical and Cultural Arts Collaborative Great Writers Project $24,922 • Kalamazoo How can we help students see themselves in works of literature? The Great Writers program took on this question by introducing a...