To position South Florida as a hub for dance by pairing South Florida-based choreographers with national and international dance artists for seasonal performances.
To bring a meaningful cultural dialogue between artists and audiences by supporting a performing art series and a residency opportunity that includes lectures and master classes at the estate.
To broaden and support the TruSchool Hiphop program for kids by incorporating new forms of dance, writing and cultural events.
To create the Knight Ideas Fund, to support innovative programming at the Wolfsonian focused on increasing digital and physical access to the collection including the creation of an "Ideas" event.
To create the Knight Miami Art Student Travel Fund, in support of experiential learning opportunities, critical to the personal growth and artistic development of Miami's young talents, at Design and Architecture High School (DASH) and New World School for the Arts (NWSA).
To support four programs aimed at ensuring a sustainable financial future for Miami City Ballet
To support the production of Choice & Chance, A John Cage Centennial Festival
To benefit D.A.S.H. design students with a) scholarships for seniors participating in an annual design competition and b) room and board for sophomores and juniors participating in a summer pre-college education program in New York City
To assist in funding the search for a new general director/chief executive officer upon the retirement of Robert M. Heuer
To support the development of a five-year strategic plan to engage museum stakeholders, with Dr. Jonathon Fanton as leading consultant working with Wolfsonian leadership
To cultivate Miami's brightest talents through the support of an ensemble, Rosie Herrera Dance Theatre, dedicated to creating a body of work to be presented in Miami and to establish this innovative artistic vision as part of the national dance community
To develop a five-year strategic plan and with the guidance of an advisory search committee, contract a firm to identify a qualified artistic director to preserve the reputation of one of Miami's premiere cultural institutions