To continue to elevate classical programming in the community and to fulfill Knight's commitment to sponsoring last season's John S. and James L. Knight Masterworks Season, inaugurated in 2009-10
To create the Knight Miami Art Student Travel Fund, in support of experiential learning opportunities, critical to the personal growth and artistic development of Miami's young talents, at Design and Architecture High School (DASH) and New World School for the Arts (NWSA).
To create the Knight Miami Ballet Fund, to strengthen the institution, help the company expand its repertoire and commission new works under a new artistic director
To create the Knight Miami Classical Music donor advised fund, in support of the expansion of the Cleveland Orchestra's presence in Miami, as its winter home
To establish three annual Knight New Work Awards to enhance output by arts groups in Broward County, to remove barriers for local artists and to extend arts enjoyment to a greater number of residents
To expose new audiences to contemporary art by exhibiting large-scale outdoor sculpture on Fairchild's grounds
To ensure longevity for the careers of local artists through a program that will provide permanent affordable work space, housing and legal counseling
To build South Florida's reputation as a center for electronic music by establishing an internet-based community platform for networking and showcasing local talent
To share local history through the arts by creating the Liberty City Renaissance, a year-round series featuring local African-American artists and culture.
To give a voice to more Miami stories by coaching underrepresented members of the community to present a spoken-word performance about their experiences.
To promote experimental art by commissioning site-specific, public projects to be exhibited on billboards
To strengthen an arts program that enables disadvantaged youth to demonstrate their feelings through creative writing and lyrical expression