People, Projects & Organizations We Admire
- Grupo de Teatro Catalina Sur
Argentinian theater group based in the community of La Boca.
- Video Machete
Committed to producing cultural work that addresses real change in our communities and society, based in Chicago, Illinois.
- Asian American WritersÕ Workshop
The premiere resource for writers, readers and publishers on literature written by Americans of Asian decent, based in New York.
- La Pe–a Cultural Center
A multicultural performing arts center and restaurant in Berkeley, California.
- Underground Railroad
Enables urban youth to work for systemic social change through the creation and promotion of art and culture, based in Oakland, California.
- Dance Place
A community arts center in Washington, DC.
- B Girl Manifesto
Celebrating the female energies in hip-hop and beyond.
Dedicated to promoting the many artistic talents of Palestinians and artists influenced by the Palestinian Experience, based in Chicago, Illinois.
- Sarah Jones
A poet, spoken word performer, actor and playwright.
- Project South
Organizing tools for social and economic justice.
I Was Born with Two Tongues
A Chicago based panAsian spoken word group.
- White Dog CafŽ
A unique blend of good food and activism in Philadelphia, PA.
- Nuyorican Poets CafŽ
A host of cultural goodness in New York City.
- New York Women’s Foundation
A cross-cultural alliance of women helping low-income girls and women in our city to achieve sustained economic self-sufficiency and self-reliance.
- National Performance Network
Provides support for established and emerging artists in dance, music, theater, performance art, puppetry, and spoken word.
- Melinda Corazon Foley
Check out her current production, The Coconut Masquerade, showing at the Bindlestiff Studio in San Francisco, CA.