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...
Teen Documentary on African American Music

Teen Documentary on African American Music

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology Teen Documentary on African American Music $22,300 • Grand Rapids The West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology engaged urban high school students to research, develop and...
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...
Detroit Griot

Detroit Griot

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Heritage Works Detroit Griot $25,000 • Detroit Detroit Griot was designed to engage people of Detroit and surrounding communities in the exploration of cultural and oral traditions as well as personal and community...
In Pursuit of Hope

In Pursuit of Hope

2016 Grant Recipients Share African Americans Focus: Hope In Pursuit of Hope $25,000 • Detroit The project used videography and photography to collect oral histories from residents of the HOPE Village, a predominately African American Detroit neighborhood, and formed...