Grants

Friends of the Haymarket Theatre

$20000

For general-operating and staffing support of this organization providing live theater and youth performing arts education programs

Hear Nebraska

$20000

Second-year general-operating support for this organization supporting live music and culture in Lincoln and across Nebraska

Lincoln Orchestra Association

$10000

In support of a partnership providing tickets and education for families in the Lincoln Public Schools’ Family Literacy Program attending the Orchestra’s two Family Concerts in the 2015-16 season

Lux Center for the Arts

$25000

First payment of a two-year $50,000 grant in support of an Operations Manager for this arts center

Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA)

$15000

For production of Video Profiles of Nebraska Artists, a project to profile Nebraska artists and incorporate the videos into the statewide fine arts teaching standards for K-12 students

Ruth Davidson Hahn & Company

$1000

Start-up support for this organization’s Dance for Parkinson’s program, offering dance and movement classes to people with Parkinson’s disease and their families

Vision Maker Media

$5000

Support for the Vision Maker Film Festival in March 2016, which showcases stories of Native Americans and provides related educational resources for teachers, students and the community

Woods Hall Craft Shop

$30000

Final payment of a three-year $100,000 matching challenge grant for a capital campaign to build a new sales hall for this organization that sells art and crafts created by year-round residents of Madeline Island, Wis.

Total $288,500