To provide technical assistance and cross-community learning opportunities to Knight grantees working on out-of-school-time programming and related youth-development initiatives in seven Knight communities
For 2007 general operating support
To introduce educators in Knight communities to action civics through the Mikva Challenge's 'New Civics Practitioners Conference' in June 2015.
For 2008 general operating support
To expand a community problem solving process which includes in-person and online discourse about challenges and ideas for meeting the challenges
To achieve implementation of the Help America Vote Act and combat serious electoral problems by providing state policymakers and nonprofit organizations with legal assistance, legislative counseling and drafting, research and technical support
For 2009 general operating support.
To establish the Knight Creative Communities Institute at Tallahassee Community College to attract and retain college graduates and young professionals and foster economic sustainability in the Tallahassee, Fla. region
For the Community Foundations of Florida to implement the Regional Marketing Initiative, a three-year marketing campaign to raise awareness, visibility and understanding of community foundations among professional advisers in Florida
To launch the Knight Creative Communities Initiative, an effort to inspire community engagement and major change using a unique approach that focuses on the technology, talent and tolerance of a place
For the B.E.S.T. project, to strengthen a local coalition for free tax preparation for low-income families and utilization of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
To purchase 150 Netbooks computers for public use in the main office and branches of the LeRoy Collins Leon County Pubic Library System