To analyze the impact of federal and state budget proposals on Knight priority areas and help grant partners access and use budget and tax policy data
For 2007 general operating support
To gather information on local food and health assets and disseminate that information in ways which allow for healthy lifestyle choices
To supplement an existing donor-advised fund
For 2009 general operating support.
For a marketing and audience development initiative focusing on the growth and long-term viability of the Lexington Children's Theatre
To prepare Lexington, Ky., for the 2010 World Equestrian Games by bringing together stakeholders to identify projects with enduring significance for the community's physical character and quality of life.
To use the 2010 World Equestrian Games, an Olympics-like event held for the first time in the U.S., as a springboard for capital and social improvements, creating an enduring legacy for the community
For counseling, education, family advocacy and other support services addressing the needs of children living in domestic violence shelters
To assist Philadelphia, Boulder and Lexington leverage their Knight grant investments into large-scale, sustainable causes
To increase the effectiveness of early childhood educators working in a culturally diverse environment and to encourage greater involvement by minority parents in preparing their children for school
To build technology and training capacity at the Lexington Public Library to address increased computer usage and demand in Lexington, Kentucky, and to outreach to parts of the community that might not find the central library or its branches easily acces