2019 grantee, SHAY WAFER LEGACY GRANT
African American Shakespeare Company
African-American Shakespeare Company was introduced in 1994 to open the realm of classic theatre to a diverse audience; and provide an opportunity and place for actors of color to hone their skills and talent in mastering some of the world’s greatest classical roles.
2019 grantee, shay wafer legacy grant
viBe Theater Experience
viBe Theater Experience (viBe) provides girls (ages 13-19) and young women (ages 18-24) in New York City with free, high quality artistic, leadership and academic opportunities.
2019 grantee, 2018 grantee
Center for Afrofuturist Studies
The Center for Afrofuturist Studies (CAS) is an initiative to re-imagine new futures for marginalized peoples by generating safe work spaces for artists of color.
Bailey’s Café is dedicated to providing creative and collaborative environments to communities across New York City. We create these types of environments through partnerships with local leaders and inter-generational volunteers, all focused on community-building through service and the arts.
Castle of Our Skins
Castle of our Skins is a concert and educational series dedicated to celebrating Black artistry through music. From classrooms to concert halls, Castle of our Skins invites exploration into Black heritage and culture, spotlighting both unsung and celebrated figures of past and present.
TILA’s mission is to empower Black Women Artists in Atlanta to create and showcase their work. TILA Studios is a co-working and community space for Black Women Artists making the Heart of the South, Atlanta, our home.