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.
  • Al-Phan
    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.