To increase exposure to the arts by expanding a program that partners arts nonprofits with local elementary schools
To stimulate creativity in Miami's art scene by supporting an established gallery founded on providing young, unrepresented artists with free facilities and events to present their work to the community
To offer hands-on training to emerging curators or recent curatorial studies and/or art history master of arts graduates through a curatorial fellowship program
To showcase Haitian music through a monthly concert series in Little Haiti featuring the country's diverse rhythms and to partner with area businesses to activate the neighborhood
To introduce new audiences to Haitian music by expanding the successful, one-year-old Big Night in Little Haiti concert and art series.
To build up South Florida’s design and technology-based art community through a co-op offering access to a range of equipment
To shape Miami’s cinematic identity, the Borscht Film Festival will showcase and create original films that tell unique Miami stories.
To create the Miami Independent Cinema Fund, to help the Borscht Film Festival make Miami a center for independent filmmaking
To celebrate native talent by presenting a Bring it Home Miami series at the South Dade Cultural Center featuring artists from South Florida who have developed national and international reputations.
To convene established and emerging playwrights from across the nation annually for a productive and creative week dedicated to developing craft, improving business practices and understanding new technologies that are impacting the way playwrights work
To strengthen Miami Lyric Opera's orchestra and to expand its seasonal offerings across eight opera productions
To ensure the continuation and progression of South Florida's only classical radio station by supplying challenge funds to motivate the financial support of listeners