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2016

Project Title City
826 Valencia – After-School Tutoring Program San Francisco, CA
Alternative Cure – Musical Experiences San Francisco, CA
Aseltine School – The Fine Arts Program San Diego, CA
Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center – Global Cultures for Kids Series Berkeley, CA
Axis Dance Company – Dance Access Kids! Oakland, CA
Bay Area Girls Rock – After School Program Oakland, CA
Bay Area Video Music Project – After School Program Alameda, CA
Berkeley High Jazz Association Berkeley, CA
Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music – Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Berkeley, CA
Booker T. Washington Community Center San Francisco, CA
BoomShake – Bilingual Drum Workshops – Manzanita SEED Elementary School San Francisco, CA
Bread and Roses Benefit Agency – Playing it Forward Corte Madera, CA
CA Jazz Conservatory – Jazzschool Young Musicians Program Berkeley, CA
Cantare Con Vivo – Children’s Choirs of Oakland Oakland, CA
Catholic Charities – Canal Family Support San Francisco, CA
Center for New Music San Francisco San Francisco, CA
Ceres Community Project – Healthy Meals Sebastopol, CA
CHABAD SF – Bill Graham Menorah Project San Francisco, CA
Chico Theater Company – Youth Theater Chico, CA
City Slicker Farms – Garden Program Oakland, CA
Community Music Center San Francisco – Young Musicians Program San Francisco, CA
Community School of Music & Arts – Young Musicians Program Mountain View, CA
Cougar Band Aides – El Dorado High School Music Program Placerville, CA
Culture For One Forest Hills, NY
Destiny Arts Center Oakland, CA
dramaworks – After School Theater Program Quincey, CA
Each One Reach One – Playwriting Program South San Francisco, CA
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts – After School Performing Arts Program Richmond, CA
Economic Opportunity Council of San Francisco – Juneteenth Celebration Oakland, CA
Eldergivers – Art with Elders San Francisco, CA
Environmental Volunteers – Kid Powered! Palo Alto, CA
Family Support Services of the Bay Area – Kinship Youth Program Tech Zone Oakland,CA
Freedom Foundation International – 2017 Conference of the Exonerated San Quentin, CA
Friends of San Rafael – Canal Arts San Rafael, CA
Friends Of Sausal Creek (FOSC) Oakland, CA
Generations in Jazz Foundation – Summer Music Workshop Lafayette, CA
Gritty City Repertory Youth Theatre Oakland, CA
H.E.A.R.- Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers San Francisco, CA
Harmony Project Bay Area – Music Classes San Francisco, CA
HIP HOP FOR CHANGE – The MC Program Oakland, CA
IN SPIRIT Woodacre, CA
International Child Resource Institute – Kids in Motion Berkeley, CA
Jewish Family and Community Services East Bay – Holocaust Survivor Services Berkeley, CA
Joe Goode Performance Group – Inspired Bodies San Francisco, CA
Kala Art Institute – Artists-in-Schools Program Berkeley, CA
Kuumbwa Jazz Society – Summer Jazz Camp Santa Cruz, CA
Laytonville High School School – High School and Middle School Band Laytonville, CA
Lead, Enrich, Achieve, Progress – Lagunitas Bobcat Band San Geronimo, CA
LEAP… Imagination in Learning – Artist-in-Residence Program San Francisco, CA
Little Kids Rock, Bay Area Bay Area
Little Opera Tuition Assistance Program New York, NY
Little Village Foundation Solvang, CA
Living Jazz – Jazz and Jam Camp West, Bill Graham Scholarship Oakland, CA
Loco Bloco San Francisco
Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center – Cultural Arts Academy San Pablo, CA
Mission Cultural Center – After School Music Education San Francisco, CA
Monterey Jazz Festival – Monterey Jazz in the Schools Monterey, CA
Music For Minors – In School Music Education San Carlos, CA
Nevada City School of the Arts – Musical Instrument Procurement Nevada City, CA
Northern California Center For The Arts – Youth Arts Education Series Grass Valley, CA
Oakes Children’s Center San Francisco, CA
Oakland Asian Cultural Center Oakland, CA
Oakland Parks Foundation – Beats4Lunch and Future Sounds Music Program Oakland, CA
Oakland Public Education Fund – Sankofa School of the Arts Oakland, CA
Oakland School for the Arts – After School Arts Program Oakland, CA
Oakland Youth Chorus Oakland, CA
Oaktown Jazz Workshops Oakland, CA
Olive Elementary School Novato, CA
Parallèle Ensemble Corporation – Opera Parallèle Outreach Program San Francisco, CA
Performing Arts Workshop – Hamilton Family Center San Francisco, CA
Performing Stars of Marin Marin City, CA
Petaluma Educational Foundation (PEF) Outdoor Instrumental Music Project, Grant School Community Petaluma, CA
Playground – Young Playwrights Project Berkeley, CA
Presidio Performing Arts Foundation – DANCEOUT! San Francisco, CA
Project Avary – Teen Leadership Program San Rafael, CA
Raphael House – Academic Enrichment Program San Francisco, CA
Read-Aloud Volunteer Program San Pablo, CA
Rhythm Section Drumlines – After School Program San Francisco, CA
Root Division – Youth Education Program San Francisco, CA
Roundhouse Council – Native American Cultural Programs Greenville, CA
San Francisco Food Bank San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Youth Theatre San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Parks Alliance – Urban Sprouts Garden Based Education Program San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Unified School District – Wellness Program San Francisco, CA
Santa Rosa Symphony – Simply Strings Santa Rosa, CA
School of Arts and Culture at MHP – Arts Education Program San Jose, CA
SFJAZZ – Jazz in the Middle San Francisco, CA
Sierra County Arts Council – Community Enrichment through Film Downieville, CA
Stanford Jazz Workshop – Youth Scholarship and Financial Aid Fund San Francisco, CA
Streetside Stories – K-5 Storytelling Arts Project San Francisco, CA
The Down Syndrome Connection of the Bay Area – Art Therapy Program Danville, CA
The Quinnan Street Project – Theater Education San Francisco, CA
The Tides Center – Youth Art Exchange In-School Music Program San Francisco, CA
Town Hall Theatre Company – Student Matinee Series Lafayette, CA
Trips for Kids San Rafael, CA
West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club – Dance and Movement Program Richmond, CA
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls Brooklyn
Willow Creek Academy – Music and Society Class Sausalito, CA
Windsor High School Boosters – Musical Instrument Procurement Windsor, CA
Woodstock Museum Woodstock, NY
Yardtime Literary Program San Francisco, CA
Youth Enrichment Strategies (YES) – Music Enrichment Program Richmond, CA
Youth Theater Company Berkeley, CA
Z Space Studio – Youth Art San Francisco, CA

2015

Project Title City
4-H Bloco Drum and Dance Club San Francisco, CA
826 Valencia – After-School Tutoring Program San Francisco, CA
AMP – Fractured Atlas New York, NY
Aseltine School – The Fine Arts Program San Diego, CA
Bayhill HS Music Program Oakland , CA
Awesome Orchestra Sessions San Francisco, CA
Bay Area Girls Rock Oakland, CA
Bay Area Video Coalition San Francisco, CA
Berkeley High Jazz Association Berkeley, CA
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Berkeley, CA
Bill Graham Menorah Project San Francisco, CA
Blue Bear School Of American Music San Francisco, CA
Bread & Roses Benefit Agency; Corte Madera, CA
California Historical Radio association Alameda/San Francisco, CA
Cantare Children’s Choirs of Oakland Oakland, CA
Catholic Charities – Canal Family Support San Francisco, CA
Center for New Music San Francisco, Inc. San Francisco, CA
Ceres Community Project – Core Support for Healing Meals Program Sebastopol, CA
City Slicker – Backyard Garden program Oakland, CA
City Youth Now – Juvenile Justice Culinary Garden San Francisco, CA
Community Initiatives – Music Team San Francisco, CA
Community Music Center San Francisco San Francisco, CA
Community School of Music & Arts Mountain View, CA
Destiny Arts Center Oakland, CA
DrawBridge: An Arts Program for Homeless Children San Rafael, CA
East Bay Center For The Performing Arts Richmond, CA
Economic Opportunity Council of San Francisco, Inc. – Juneteenth Scholarship Parade Oakland, CA
El Centro De Libertad Redwood City, CA
Eldergivers – Art With Elders (AWE) San Francisco, CA
Enriching Lives through Music Larkspur, CA
Environmental Volunteers Palo Alto, CA
Folk Music Hall Of Fame New York, NY
Food Bank Contra Costa and Solano Concord, CA
Food Runners San Francisco, CA
Forestdale Inc. – Culture For One Forest Hills, NY
Friends of San Rafael – Canal Arts San Rafael, CA
Friends Of Sausal Creek (FOSC) Oakland, CA
Friends of School of the Arts Foundation – Dance Dept. San Francisco, CA
Generations of Jazz Lafayette, CA
Gritty City Repertory Youth Theatre Oakland, CA
H.E.A.R. – Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers, Inc. San Francisco, CA
HIPHOPFORCHANGE Oakland, CA
Imagine Bus Project San Francisco,, CA
IN SPIRIT Woodacre, CA
International Child Resource Institute Berkeley, CA
International Studies at Eunola B Maxwell San Francisco, CA
Intersection for the Arts San Francisco, CA
Jewish Family and Children’s Services of the East Bay Berkeley, CA
Joe Goode Performance Group San Francisco, CA
Kala Artists-in-Schools Program Berkeley, CA
Kids at the Freight Berkeley, CA
KIPP SF College Prep Band San Francisco, CA
Kuumbwa Jazz Society Santa Cruz, CA
Lead, Enrich, Achieve, Progress (LEAP) San Geronimo, CA
LEAP… Imagination in Learning San Francisco, CA
Little Kids Rock, Inc. Verona, NJ
Living Jazz Oakland, CA
Long Valley Communications, Inc. KPHT Laytonville, CA
Los Cenzontles – LC Youth Arts Academy San Pablo, CA
Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts San Francisco, CA
Monterey Jazz Festival Education Program Monterey, CA
Music For Minors Inc. San Carlos, CA
Music In Schools Today San Francisco, CA
MUSICAL THEATRE WORKS INC. San Francisco, CA
Nicasio School Foundation Nicasio, CA
Northern California Center For The Arts Grass Valley, CA
Oakes Children’s Center Inc. San Francisco, CA
Oakland Community Art Project Oakland, CA
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir Oakland, CA
Oakland Parks Foundation – Beats4Lunch Oakland, CA
Oakland Public Education Fund Oakland, CA
Oakland Youth Chorus Oakland, CA
Oaktown Jazz Workshops Oakland, CA
Parellèle Ensemble Corporation San Francisco, CA
Performing Arts Workshop San Francisco, CA
Performing Arts Workshop, Inc. San Francisco, CA
Petaluma Educational Foundation (PEF) Petaluma , CA
Playground Berkeley, CA
Project Avary San Rafael, CA
Quinan Street Project San Francisco, CA
Raphael House San Francisco, CA
Read-Aloud Volunteer Program San Pablo, CA
Rhythm Section Drumlines, Inc. San Francisco, CA
Root Division San Francisco, CA
San Anselmo Recreation Department San Anselmo, CA
SF Food Bank San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Parks Alliance – Urban Sprouts San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Shakespeare Festival San Francisco, CA
Santa Rosa Symphony – Simply Strings Santa Rosa, CA
School of Arts and Culture at MHP (SAC) San Jose, CA
Self-Sustaining Communities San Pablo, CA
SF Mime Troupe – Youth Theatre San Francisco, CA
SFJAZZ San Francisco, CA
Sierra County Arts Council – Movie Nights Downieville, CA
Sonoma State University – Jewish Music Series Rohnert Park, CA
Streetside Stories, Inc. San Francisco, CA
Support for Families of Children with Disabilities San Francisco, CA
The Contemporary Jewish Museum San Francisco, CA
The Jazzschool (Calif. Jazz Conservatory) Berkeley, CA
The Tides Center – Youth Art Exchange In-School Music Program San Francisco, CA
Trees Foundation Redway, CA
Trips for Kids San Rafael, CA
Waterside Workshops Berkeley, CA
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls Brooklyn
Windsor High School Boosters Windsor, CA
Women’s Audio Mission – Girls on the Mic San Francisco, CA
Woodstock Museum – Drumination Woodstock, NY
Yardtime Literary Program San Francisco, CA
Youth Enrichment Strategies (YES) Richmond, CA
Z Space Studio San Francisco, CA

2014

Project Title City
826 Valencia – After-School Tutoring Program San Francisco, CA
Aseltine School – The Fine Arts Program San Diego, CA
Bayhill HS Music Program Oakland , CA
Bay Area Educational Theater Company – Microphone Replacement Project San Carlos, CA
Girls Rock After School Program + Girls Rock Summer Camp Oakland, CA
Bay Area Video Coalition – Next Gen Tracks Arts San Francisco, CA
Bella Opus –  KPFN News Department Laytonville, CA
Berkeley High Jazz Program Berkeley, CA
Berkeley Public Schools Funds – Joffe/Boatwright Scholarship Fund Berkeley, CA
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Berkeley, CA
Kids @ the Freight Berkeley, CA
Blue Devils “B” Drum and Bugle Corps Concord, CA
Bread & Roses – Music & Movement: “Let me have a turn” Corte Madera, CA
Expressive Arts Therapy Collaboration with the Glide Foundation San Francisco, CA
Cantare Children’s Choirs of Oakland Oakland, CA
Ceres Community Project – Core Support for Healing Meals Program Sebastopol, CA
City Slicker – Backyard Garden program Oakland, CA
Collective Impact – Summer of Magic San Francisco, CA
Community Initiatives – Music Team after school program. San Francisco, CA
Community Music Center – Young Musicians Program San Francisco, CA
Destiny Arts – Growing Peaceful Warriors Oakland, CA
Door-Dog Music – Worldwide Classrooms San Francisco, CA
Each One Reach One – Playwriting and Expressive Painting Programs South San Francisco, CA
East Bay Center For The Performing Arts – After School Performing Arts Outreach Program Richmond, CA
East Palo Alto Boxing Club – School Homework Tutoring & Arts Program East Palo Alto, CA
El Centro De Libertad – Youth Intervention Program Redwood City, CA
Eldergivers – Art With Elders (AWE) San Francisco, CA
Environmental Colunteers – Kids In Nature Palo Alto, CA
Family Paths – Therapeutic Music for Child/Family Oakland, CA
Food Bank Contra Costa and Solano Concord, CA
Forestdale Inc. – Culture For One Forest Hills, NY
Fractured Atlas – Little Opera After-School Program New York, NY
Friends Of Oakland Parks and Rec – Today’s Future Sound Beats4Lunch Program Oakland, CA
Friends of Olympia Station – ArtSmart Felton, CA
Friends Of Sausal Creek Oakland, CA
Generations of Jazz – Lafayette Summer Music Workshop Lafayette, CA
Oakland Youth Theatre Company – Gritty City Oakland, CA
Guitars in the Classroom – Music Making for Literacy, Language and Learning Encinitas, CA
H.E.A.R. Listen Smart Program Audience Development Grant San Francisco, CA
Handful Players After-School and Summer Musical Theater Program San Francisco, CA
Horses Unlimited – Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program Cromberg, CA
IN SPIRIT – Financial Aid for Attendant Care Woodacre, CA
Intl. Child Resource Center – Youth Outreach Program Berkeley, CA
International Studies at Eunola B Maxwell-  Wellness Program at ISA San Francisco, CA
Yardtime Literary Program San Francisco, CA
Jewish Families and Children’s Support – Holocaust Survivor Services Berkeley, CA
Kala Artists-in-Schools Program Berkeley, CA
Kuumbwa High School Honor Band and Annual Summer Jazz Camp. Santa Cruz, CA
Laytonville High School Rock Band
Laytonville Middle School Rock Band
Laytonville, CA
Lagunitas Bobcat Band San Geronimo, CA
Leap Artist-in-Residence Program San Francisco, CA
Little Kids Rock – Bay Area Verona, NJ
Bill Graham Memorial Scholarship Fund:  Jazz and Jam Camp West Oakland, CA
Los Cenzontles – LC Youth Arts Academy San Pablo, CA
Marin Girls Chorus – Singing Scholarships for low-income Children Novato, CA
Merced For The Performing Arts – Introducing Central Valley Students to the Performing Arts Merced, CA
Mission Cultural Center – Afro-Latin Drumming for Kids San Francisco, CA
Monterey Jazz Festival Education Program Monterey, CA
Music For Minors – In-School Music Education Program San Carlos, CA
Music In Schools Today – teaching through Music San Francisco, CA
Music in the Schools Foundation – Pre-school through middle school music education classes Palo Alto, CA
N California Center For The Arts – Youth Education Series Grass Valley, CA
Oakes Children’s Center –  Specialized After School Program San Francisco, CA
Oakland Community Arts – Rainbow After-School Art Program 2014-15 Oakland, CA
Oakland Interfaith Youth Choir Oakland, CA
Oaktown Jazz – Jazz Ensemble Workshops for Youth Oakland, CA
Parellele Ensemble – Bringing the Power of Opera to Students San Francisco, CA
Party Corps – Musician Leadership Award, part of the Music For Good Project. San Francisco, CA
Performing Arts Workshop – Artists-in-Communities San Francisco, CA
Performing Stars of Marin – Give the Gift of Music Marin City, CA
Petaluma Educational Foundation – Music Matters At Waugh School District Petaluma , CA
Petaluma Educational Foundation – Music for All Students – Cultivating Creative Development Petaluma, CA
Playground – Young Playwrights Project Berkeley, CA
Preparatory Music at Holy Names – Clavinova Project Oakland, CA
Project Avary – Preparing At-Risk Youth for Independence Novato, CA
Random Access Music’s  2014/15 Season, introducing the RAM Players Astoria, NY
Raphael House – Academic Enrichment Program San Francisco, CA
Renaissance Parents – 9th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration, 2014 San Francisco, CA
RippleJams.org Mill Valley, CA
SF Food Bank – Hunger Relief for Low-Income Residents San Francisco, CA
The San Francisco Mime Troupe’s Youth Theater Project San Francisco, CA
SF Parks Alliance – Urban Sprouts Garden-Based Education Program San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Rock Project San Francisco, CA
SF Shakespeare Festival – Free Shakespeare in the Park San Francisco, CA
Santa Clara Unified Schools – Fifth Grade Science Camp Santa Clara, CA
School of Arts and Culture at MHP – The Afterschool and Summer Day Camp San Jose, CA
School of Performing Arts and Cultural Education – Growing Leaders Ukiah, CA
SchoolWish – Challenge Grant San Francisco, CA
Self-Sustaining Communities – Green housing and farming for low income creators. San Pablo, CA
SF JAZZ – Jazz in the Middle San Francisco, CA
Sierra Arts Council – Movie Night and Music at the Yuba Theatre Downieville, CA
Skyline High School – Drama Education Oakland, CA
Skyline High School Parent Teacher – Theater Winter and Spring Musicals Oakland, CA
Stanford Jazz Workshop – Youth Scholarship & Financial Aid Fund Stanford, CA
Streetside Stories – Elementary Literacy Project San Francisco, CA
Support for Families with Children with Disabilities – Arts/Cultural Opportunities for Children with Special Needs San Francisco, CA
The Family School – Arts Enrichment Program San Francisco, CA
Trips for Kids Mountain Bike Rides and Earn-a-Bike Job-Training Programs Mill Valley, CA
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls 2015 Summer Camp Brooklyn, NY
Windsor High School – Double Bass for Windsor Band and Orchestra Windsor, CA
Women’s Audo Mission – Girls on the Mic San Francisco, CA
YES Ross Valley School Foundation San Anselmo, CA
Blues in Yolo County Schools – music program Woodland, CA
YES Summer Camps for Underserved Richmond Youth Berkeley, CA
Youth In Arts – Arts Unite Us San Rafael, CA
Youth UpRising Music Production Program Oakland, CA

2013

2012

Organizations to whom the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation awarded grants in 2012:

Blue Bear School Of Music – Bill Graham Scholarship

Ariel Outreach Mission

Artschange

Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center

At the Crossroads

Axis Dance Company

Bay Area Girls Rock

Berkeley Old Time Music Convention

Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music

City Youth Now

Downieville Tennis and Education Association

Community Initiatives

Crosspulse Inc.

Davis Community Meals – YoloCANVAS Art

Generations in Jazz – Summer Music Workshops

Reutlinger Community for Jewish Living

Yardtime Literary Program

Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts

Novato Summer Stars Program

Oakland Interfaith Youth Gospel Choir

The Beat Within San Francisco

Peter Pan Foundation

Paper Boat – Pro Arts

Root Division

San Francisco Food Bank

School of the Madeleine

Yuba Theatre Community Movie Nights

Support for Families of Children with Disabilities

Waterside Workshops

Kids At West Bay

Women’s Audio Mission – Girls on the Mic

Youth Musical Theatre Company

Z Space Studio

Arts For City Youth

Little Kids Rock

Performing Stars of Marin

SFJAZZ – Jazz In The Middle

Stanford Jazz Workshop – Scholarship Program

Anthony Manning Kunin Young Performers Theatre

City Slickers Farms Backyard Garden Project

Environmental Volunteers – Kids in Nature

El Cerrito High School Music Program

Youth In Nature Program

H.E.A.R. – Listen Smart Project

Handful Players

Imagine Bus Project

In Spirit

Kala Art Institute

Laytonville High School Band

Lagunitas Bobcat Band

Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center

Mr. Music Foundation – Elementary School Music Assembly

Music For Minors

Music In Schools Today

Oasis For Girls – Springboard Series

Parallele Ensemble – Youth In Opera

Petaluma Educational Foundation Instrument Program

Skyline High School Instrument Program

Willow Creek Academy

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts – Afterschool Program

Eldergivers

Exceptional Needs – Camp Arroyo

Kathryn Hughes Elementary – Science Camp

Music In The Schools –After School Program

Nevada City School Of The Arts

SF Mime Troupe Youth Programs

No Penny Opera – Community Farm Stand

Urban Sprouts Garden Program

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

Out Of Site: The Music Studio

Trips For Kids

Berkeley High Jazz Association

Bread and Roses

Earth Island – Streets Alive!

Culture For One Forestdale

Friends Of Sausal Creek

Jazz Camp Bill Graham Scholarships

Northern California Center for the Arts Music Mentor Program

Oakes Children’s Center – After School Program

Pickleberry Pie – concerts at Children’s Hospital

Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

International Studies Academy Wellness Center

Self-Sustaining Communities – urban farm project Richmond

Guitars in the Classroom

Holocaust Survivors Services – East Bay

Street Academy Foundation – Oakland

2011

ArtSpan

Aseltine School

AXIS Dance Company

Bay Area Girls Rock

Bear River Band and Guard Boosters

Berkeley City Ballet

Kids at The Freight

Berkeley Old Time Music Convention

Berkeley Youth Living with Disabilities

Black Rock Arts Foundation – the Bike Bridge

Blue Bear School of American Music

Boys and Girls Harbor, Inc.

Bread & Roses Benefit Agency
Bread Project

Cambodian Community Development – Rhythm of the Refugee

Camp Kesem Berkeley

Center of Movement – Yes Program

City Youth Now – If These Walls Could Talk
Community Action Board of Santa Cruz – nutrition program

Community Initiatives – Oakland Youth Media Skills

Crosspulse, Inc.

Downieville Tennis & Education Association

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts

East Bay Media Center

El Cerrito High School – investing in Academic Excellence program

Eldergivers

Epiphany Productions Sonic Dance Theater

ETM-Bay Area (Education Through Music- Bay Area)

Friends of Sausal Creek (FOSC)- Artistic Expression – Hands-on restoration
Generations in Jazz Foundation

Guitars In The Classroom
H.E.A.R.- Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers, Inc. – Listen Smart Project

H.E.A.R.- Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers, Inc. – Memorial Bench
Haight Ashbury Food Program

Imagine Bus Project

IN SPIRIT

Jazzschool
Jewish Family and Children’s Services of the East Bay

Kathryn Hughes Elementary – Science Camp

Kuumbwa Jazz Society

Lead, Enrich, Achieve, Progress Lagunitas Bobcat Band

Little Kids Rock

Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center

Meadows Livingstone School
Mission Cultural Center
Mount Diablo Music Education Foundation
Music For Minors, Inc.

Music in Schools Today

NAMI-Yolo – Art Connections

Northern California Center for the Arts

Oakland Asian Students Educational Services

Oaktown Jazz Workshops

Pacific News Service

Performing Stars of Marin

Petaluma Educational Foundation (PEF)

Planet Drum Foundation

Random Access Music, Ltd.
Raphael House

Rhythmic Concepts, Inc.

Rooftop Elementary PTA

Root Division

San Carlos Children’s Theater

San Francisco Day School

San Francisco Food Bank

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

San Francisco Mime Troupe

San Francisco Rock Project

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties

Self-Sustaining Communities Richmond

SFJAZZ in the Middle

Sierra County Arts Council – Yuba Movie Nights

Skyline Performing Arts

Stand out Talent

Stanford Jazz Workshop

Streetside Stories, Inc.

Sweet Relief Musicians Fund

The Tides Center – VALA ARTS

The Tides Center – Springboard Series
The WE Foundation – Windsor Band
Town Of Corte Madera – healthy after school program
Trees Foundation – Eel River Recovery

Trees Foundation – Forest and River News

Trips for Kids

United Roots

Victory Baptist Church Youth Program

Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

Women’s Audio Mission

YES, Ross Valley Schools Foundation

Youth in Arts

Youth Musical Theater Company

2010

Organizations to whom the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation awarded grants in early 2010:

ACT for Mental Health, Inc.
Fireside Friendship Club
Anthony Manning
Kunin Foundation dba Young Performers Theatre Characters of California History
Ariel Outreach Mission
Ariel Next Step
ArtSpan
ArtSpan Art for City Youth Visual Literacy Program
Aseltine School K-12
Bay Area Girls Rock
Bay Area Girls Rock Camp
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention
Black Rock Arts Foundation
The Bike Bridge
Blue Bear School of American Music
Blue Bear Youth Scholarship Program
Bread and Roses Benefit Agency
Hope for the Homeless
Bread Project
Bread Project job training program
Broadway by the Bay
Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula.
Brooklyn Arts Council (Alzheimer’s Poetry Project) Alzheimer’s Poetry Project (APP)
California Institute for Regenerative Medicine
At The Crossroads, A Project of Community Initiatives
Center of Movement
The Yes Program (Yoga Education for Schools)
City Youth Now
If These Walls Could Talk: Readings, Writings and Images from Juvenile Hall
Community Initiatives (Fiscal Sponsor)
Media Enterprise Alliance (MEA):
Giving Inner City Youth a Voice
Community Music Center San Francisco
Inner City Young Musicians Program/Mission District Young Musicians Program (ICYMP/MDYMP)
Creative Growth, Inc. Mind, Body, Spirit: Personal Support Skills for Artists with Disabilities
Cypress Performing Arts Association
“Adopt-a-School” Program
Downieville Tennis & Education Association
Tennis in the Park
DrawBridge: An Arts Program for Homeless Children
Expressive Arts Groups for Homeless Children
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts
After School Outreach Program
East Bay Media Center
Uptown Media Arts
El Centro de Libratad – youth intervention re drugs alcohol, anger management for youths 12-19
Eldergivers Art for seniors – Laguna Honda
ETM-Bay Area (Education Through Music- Bay Area)
Education Through Music- Richmond Partner Schools Music Program
Fractured Atlas Productions
UpBeat NYC
Generations in Jazz Foundation – Layfayette
The Lafayette Summer Music Scholarship Program 2011
Growing Up With Kids (GWK)
Nurturing our Families Program
Guitars In The Classroom
Guitars In The Classroom / Bay Area
Haight Ashbury Free Clinics, Inc.
“Live Jive,” CD musical compilation project
Imagine Bus Project
Leadership Enterprise
IN SPIRIT
Financial Aid for Attendant Care
Jewish Family and Children’s Services of the East Bay
Holocaust Survivor Services
Lead, Enrich, Achieve, Progress (LEAP)
Lagunitas Bobcat Band
Leap… imagination in learning Arts and Architecture Residency Program
Little Kids Rock
Little Kids Rock Bay Area Expansion
Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center
Mockingbird Youth Program
Marin Shakespeare Company – San Pedro
Creative Dramatics at San Pedro Elementary School
McKinley Elementary School PTA
Afro-Brazilian Drumming Program.
Montera Junior High Parent Faculty Student Club
Montera Middle School Shop Project
Music For Minors, Inc. In-School Music Education-Docent Program at Nimitz Elementary School
NAMI-Yolo Yolo CANVAS (Connecting All Neighbors to Volunteers and Services )
Novato Community Inc.
Novato Theater Company Summer Stars Theater Camp
Novato Youth Center
Music Instruction for Early Childhood Education Programs
NY JAZZ Initiative
NYJAZZ K-12 Residency Program
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir Oakland Interfaith Youth Choir: Musical Creativity; Self-discovery; and Community Connection
Oakland Small Autonomous Schools Foundation
Prescott Circus Theatre Arts Program at Manzanita Community School (MCS)
Oasis for Girls
Pacific News Service
The Beat Within
Petaluma Educational Foundation (PEF) Grants to Schools: Musical Instrument Loaner Program for Petaluma Elementary Schools
Pinole Valley High School Forensics Speech & Debate Team African American Student Union
PlayGround Young Playwrights Project
Plumas County Arts Commission aka Plumas Arts Plumas Arts’ Artist in the Schools’ School Residency Program
Project Avary Adventure Day Program – Improving Life Outcomes for Children with Parents in Prison
Random Access Music, Ltd. Random Access Music: New Music from All Directions
Reading Partners Reading Partners San Francisco
Rhythmic Concepts, Inc. Jazz Camp West
San Francisco Day School 2011 Breakthrough San Francisco Summer Program
San Francisco Film Society To Save A Life
San Francisco Mime Troupe Youth Theater Project
San Francisco Parks Trust Environmental Education for Underserved Youth program
San Francisco Shakespeare Festival Free Shakespeare in the Park
School of the Arts Educational Foundation Music Education and Music Electives
School of the Madeleine Scholarships for School of the Madeleine (MAD) Band students.
Scott Lane Elementary Walden West Outdoor Science School
Self-Sustaining Communities Community Urban farm
SFJAZZ Jazz in the Middle
Sierra County Arts Council Yuba Theatre
Sonoma County Adult and Youth Development – Healthy Families Healthy Families Counseling Services
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church UMC Creative Arts Program for Youth
Stepping Stones Growth Center Artful Steps
Street Academy Foundation Alternative Adventures
Streetside Stories, Inc. Streetside Community Programs
Super Stars Literacy, Inc. Super Stars Literacy After School Program
The Jazzschool Jazzschool Young Musicians Program Scholarship Fund
Trees Foundation Eel River outreach re stream monitoring
Trips for Kids Trips for Kids (TFK) Mountain Bike Rides and Earn-a-Bike Job-Training Program
Victory Baptist Church Youth Program Victory Drama Ministry
Vida Verde Nature Education Vida Verde Nature Education
Viva la Musica! Concert For Children
West County Conservatory of the Arts Pinole Valley High School
Women Drummers International (WDI) Take Drums to Heart
YES! (Youth for Environmental Sanity) United Roots Multimedia Storytelling
Youth Musical Theater Company Youth Musical Theater Company Tuition Assistance Program
Z Space Studio Youth Arts

2009

Organizations to whom the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation awarded grants in early 2009:

ArtSpan – City Youth Visual Program – San Francisco, CA

Bay Area Girls Rock Camp – Oakland, CA

Bay Area Theatresports – San Francisco, CA

BedStuy Campaign Against Hunger – Brooklyn, NY

Berkeley City Ballet – Berkeley, CA

Berkeley Old Time Music Convention – Berkeley, CA

Camp Winnarainbow – Grace and Joy Scholarship Fund – Laytonville, CA

Castlemont Castleers Vocal Ensemble – Oakland, CA

Central California Youth Symphony – Fresno, CA

Community Initiatives – Building the Capacity of Oakland Youth to Thrive Through Media Arts – Oakland, CA

Community Initiatives: At The Crossroads – San Francisco, CA

Community School of Music – Mountain View and East Palo Alto, CA

Community Works West – Berkeley, CA

Dance Palace Community – Point Reyes Station, CA

Drawbridge – Expressive Art Program for Homeless Children – San Rafael, CA

Environmental Volunteers: Kids In Nature: Equity and Equality – Palo Alto, CA

Education Through Music – San Francisco, CA

Fifth Stream Music: My Name is Jazz – San Francisco, CA

Friends Of School Of The Arts – San Francisco, CA

Generation In Jazz Foundation – Lafayette, CA

Global Action Project: SupaFriends – New York, NY

Guitars In The Classroom – California Schools

Handful Players – San Francisco, CA

HEAR- Listen Smart Project – San Francisco, CA

Hijos de la Musica – San Francisco, CA

IN SPIRIT – Woodacre, CA

Kathryn Hughes Elementary School – 5th Grade Science Camp – Santa Clara, CA

Kid Serve Youth Murals – San Francisco, CA

La Raza Centro Legal – Coro Journalero (Workers Choir) – San Francisco, CA

Laytonville Unified School – High School Band Project – Laytonville, CA

Lead, Enrich, Achieve Progress – Lagunitas Bobcat Band – San Geronimo Valley, CA

Little Kids Rock, Inc. – Bay Area Schools, CA

LT’s Group Home Inc. – Residential Treatment Program – Fresno, CA

Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts – San Francisco, CA

Music for Minors II – Fremont, CA

Music In Schools Today – San Francisco, Ca

National Dance Institute – New York, NY

Northern California Center For The Arts – Grass Valley, CA

Oakes Children’s Center Inc – San Francisco, CA

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir – Oakland, CA

Oakland Youth Orchestra – Oakland, CA

Occidental Arts & Ecology Center – Occidental, CA

O’Connell Technical High School, SF – San Francisco, CA

Out of Site: Center For Arts Education – San Francisco, CA

Performing Arts Workshop – San Francisco, CA

Performing Stars Of Marin – Sausalito, CA

Petaluma Educational Foundation – Petaluma, CA

Petaluma Phoenix Center Inc. – Phoenix School Of Music – Petaluma, CA

Planet Drum – San Francisco, CA

PlayGround – Bay Area, Northern CA

Random Access Music – Queens, NY

Raphael House Of San Francisco, Inc. – San Francisco, CA

Reading Partners – San Francisco, CA

Red Clay Arts Inc. – The Hip Hop Word Count – Brooklyn, NY

Rhythmic Concepts, Inc. – Jazz Camp West 2010 – Oakland and La Honda, CA

Riverview Middle School – Mosaic Mural – San Francisco, CA

Root Division – San Francisco, CA

San Jose Jazz Society – San Jose Jazz Youth Latin Ensemble – San Jose, CA

School of Madeleine Band –Berkeley, CA

School Of The Arts Educational Foundation – Nancy Kerling Music Education Program – Nevada City, CA

Scott Lane Elementary School – Walden West Outdoor Science School – Santa Clara, CA

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra – San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Day School – Breakthrough San Francisco – San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Mime Troupe – 14th Annual Youth Theatre Project – San Francisco, CA

SF Parks Trust – Environmental Education For Underserved Youth – San Francisco, CA

SF Shakespeare Festival – San Francisco, CA

Sierra County Arts Council – Downieville, CA

Site and Sound – San Francisco Entertainment Academy – San Francisco, CA

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church – Creative Arts Program For Children – San Jose, CA

Street Academy Foundation – Alternative Adventures – Oakland, CA

Super Stars Literacy – After School Program – Oakland, CA

The Bread Project – Berkeley, CA

The Fund for the City Of New York – Radio Rootz – New York, NY

The Hi-Liners – Scholarship Fund – Burien, WA

The Jazzschool – Jazzschool Young Musicians Program – Berkeley, CA

The Lab Art Group – Soundwave ((4)) – Marin County, CA

The Marin Community Food Bank – Marin County, SF

The Office Of Letters and Light – Young Writers Program – Oakland, CA

The Welcome Ministry – Urban Share Community Gardening Project – San Francisco, CA

Trees Foundation – Garberville, CA

Trips for Kids – Marin County, CA

Victory Baptist Church – Youth Program – Oakland, CA

West County Conservatory of the Arts – Pinole, CA

Womens’ Audio Mission – Girls on the Mic – San Francisco, CA

Yerba Buena Arts and Events – Children’s Garden Series – San Francisco, CA

YES Music Program – Ross Valley Schools Foundation –San Anselmo, CA

Yolo County Arts Council – Blues in Yolo County Schools – Yolo County, CA

Youth For Environmental Sanity – Green Media Arts Music Video Production – Oakland, CA

NYC Dept of Education – PS 161 – Brooklyn NY

Downieville Tennis and Education Assoc. Downieville, CA

Youth Yoga Dharma – Daly City, CA