Ezra Jack Keats Mini-Grants

Source: Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Description:  Ezra Jack Keats (1916-1983) was a pioneer in American children’s literature. He based the lives of his multiracial characters on his childhood but added loving parents, friends and pets. He wanted no child to be an outsider. “If we could see each other exactly as the other is,” he wrote,…
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Green Schools Program

Source: RecycleBank Description:  Recyclebank partners with cities and brands to reward residents for helping to make their communities cleaner, greener places. During the school year, students will propose a green project designed to improve their school or community.After we’ve selected the Top 50 plans, members can donate their points to help make their dreams a reality.…
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Historic Philadelphia, Inc.

Source: Historic Philadelphia, Inc. Description: Historic Philadelphia isn’t just a place. It’s an organization – dedicated to making our nation’s history relevant and real through interpretation, interaction and education, strengthening Greater Philadelphia’s role as the destination to experience American history. Website: http://www.historicphiladelphia.org
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Dust To Dawn Fashions INC

Source: Dust To Dawn Fashions INC Description:  Dust to Dawn Fashions Inc. is a fashion and accessory design business. We’ve been in the fashion design and tailoring business for over 25 years. We have expanded our products and services. We now offer handcrafted hats, and accessories. We also provide the following classes and services. Hat Making…
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Modero Dance

Source: Modero Dance Description: Modero is a community based dance company, events and entertainment services. Modero started as a dance company in 2011.  Sinta decided to start her own dance company after her trip to Poso in Central Sulawesi and consulted with her sister Diana. Her sister gave her blessing and her brother Igor Saykoji designed her logo…
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FPRI (Foreign Policy Research Institute)

Source: FPRI (Foreign Policy Research Institute) Description: The Foreign Policy Research Institute, founded in 1955, is a non-partisan, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization devoted to bringing the insights of scholarship to bear on the development of policies that advance U.S. national interests. In the tradition of our founder, Ambassador Robert Strausz-Hupé, Philadelphia-based FPRI embraces history and geography to…
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National Constitution Center

Source: National Constitution Center Description: The National Constitution Center is the first and only institution in America established by Congress to “disseminate information about the United States Constitution on a nonpartisan basis in order to increase the awareness and understanding of the Constitution among the American people.” The Constitution Center brings the United States Constitution to life…
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Teaching Tolerance

Source: Teaching Tolerance Description: Our mission is to help teachers and schools educate children and youth to be active participants in a diverse democracy. Teaching Tolerance provides free resources to educators—teachers, administrators, counselors and other practitioners—who work with children from kindergarten through high school. Educators use our materials to supplement the curriculum, to inform their practices, and to…
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Picasso Project Grants

Source: Picasso Project Grants Description: Picasso Project provides grants of up to $5000 to support innovative teacher-driven arts projects(visual art, music, dance, theater, and digital media) in Philadelphia public schools. Additionally, grant recipients engage in advocacy activities to support equitable arts education funding for Philadelphia’s students. Website: https://www.pccy.org/initiatives/picasso-project/
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Council for European Studies

Source: Columbia University Description: The Council for European Studies (CES) is headquartered at Columbia University in New York City.  Its goal is to produce, support, and recognize outstanding, multi-disciplinary research on Europe through a wide range of programs and initiatives.  These opportunities include fellowships, grants, publications, awards, conferences and meetings, public lectures and symposia, as…
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