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Random Acts of Culture, Akron

To break down barriers of access to the performing arts and touch the lives of residents with 60 Random Acts of Culture, a series of unexpected, spontaneous cultural performances in non-traditional settings in the greater Akron area

Rare Works by Shakespeare

To produce professional, theatrical productions of Shakespeare's infrequently-staged masterpieces, Love's Labours Lost and The History of Richard III

Actors' Summit

To entice new audiences to the Actors' Summit, through a community engagement program targeting youth and their parents

Innovative Dance for Akron

To support acclaimed choreographers Ronen Koresh, Doug Elkins and Kate Weare who will bring internationally and nationally recognized cutting edge dance innovation to audiences in Akron

Knight Night in Akron

To support "Knight Night in Akron" and Akron Preview Event for the 35th Cleveland International Film Festival (2011) and 36th Cleveland International Film Festival (2012).


To provide lead sponsorship for the 2011 performance and multiple outreach programs for the MOMIX (dance) project

Reach Out and Dance

For the expansion of the Reach Out and Dance (ROAD) program in the Akron Public Schools

Springboard for the Arts

To bring Springboard for the Arts' Community Supported Art program to Knight Foundation's eight communities over the next two years, inspiring local art movements

Fund for Our Economic Future

To sustain and strengthen a regional collaboration of philanthropic funders whose investment dollars will help to transform Northeast Ohio into a high growth economy by increasing job and income growth and decreasing poverty

Cascade Village

To support the success of Cascade Village by empowering residents through engagement activities and life-skills education

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