To continue the New Works Award, for the next two years, that showcases new work of high artistic merit in the visual or performing arts
To establish a donor advised fund in honor of Belinda Lawrence's service to Knight Foundation
To celebrate renowned poet Donald Justice through a new book and conference in his hometown of Miami, where he is virtually unknown
To increase achievement in Miami-Dade schools through expansion of an innovative and in-demand program that teaches entrepreneurship
To foster a sense of community among an often-disparate group of local percussionists by providing free weekly master classes taught by well-known drumming artists
To highlight Vizcaya's historic and artistic importance by commissioning site-specific contemporary artworks inspired by this National Historic Landmark
To fuse world culture, ritual and music in a uniquely Miami story through a one-act play and film produced by artists Teo Castellanos and Tarell McCraney
To keep more minority students in college once they get there by the creation of a comprehensive retention plan for Florida Memorial University
To support the Miami Foundation's use of online giving technologies for two years in order to raise their community profile and engage new donors.
To implement the Knight Fellows Pilot Project in Miami and Philadelphia - providing filmmakers in Knight resident communities with an opportunity to participate in local programs modeled on the success of the Sundance Institute's intensive film-making workshops.
To sustain Community Partnership's ability to provide housing and supportive services to homeless individuals and families in Miami-Dade County
To create a $50,000 New Works Award, for the next two years, that showcases new work of high artistic merit in the visual or performing arts in Miami