To ensure that residents are prepared for and quickly recover from wildfires, floods, hazmat incidents and disasters, the Arizona Community Foundation will help Flagstaff’s two largest news organizations provide better real-time information.
To establish Endeavor Miami which will connect, educate and inspire Miami's startup community by identifying, mentoring and accelerating high-potential entrepreneurs in South Florida.
To use the arts to foster an interest in reading by weaving interactive cultural experiences throughout the museum’s Children’s Book Fair
To share the work of dynamic, national visual artists by hosting "Hot Topic," an ongoing lecture series.
To provide cash prizes to the winners of the National Conference on Citizenship's Civic Data Challenge, which is co-sponsored by Knight
To explore the connections between the Knight "Soul of the Community" findings on community attachment and the findings of the Civic Health Index that civic engagement leads to economic resiliency
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To create an application that provides instant information on political advertisements run by third-party groups, including finance and organizational data
The Chicago Community Trust will create apps and other tools to help increase the utility of local government data to benefit community organizations and the broader public.
To expand coverage in an online statewide policy news site, the Community Foundation of New Jersey will help NJ Spotlight increase its health-care coverage and build an online discussion platform.
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To strengthen Miami's startup community by creating a co-working facility for entrepreneurs to work, gather, share and learn