Press Releases

California Humanities Awarded California Arts Council “Arts and Public Media Grant” and “Statewide and Regional Networks Grant”

California Humanities Awarded California Arts Council “Arts and Public Media Grant” and “Statewide and Regional Networks Grant” $37,500 in State funds support multi-platform nonprofit media projects that build public awareness and support for the arts June 14, 2018 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota 415.391.1474 (Oakland, CA) California Humanities …

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California Humanities Awards $175,000 for Latest Humanities for All Project Grants

May 30, 2018 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota 415.391.1474 (Oakland, CA) After a highly competitive process, 10 nonprofit organizations across the state were awarded Humanities for All Project Grants totaling $175,000 from California Humanities, the state-wide humanities nonprofit that helps connect Californians to ideas and one another. These newly-awarded …

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California Humanities Awards $60,000 to Libraries Across California

May 10, 2018 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota 415.391-1474 (Oakland, CA) Twelve public libraries across the state of California will receive support from California Humanities as part of the second year of their Library Innovation Lab program. The program is designed to explore new ways of engaging immigrant …

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California Humanities Awards $302,000 to 14 New Documentary Projects

March 22, 2018 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota 415.391.1474 (Oakland, CA), California Humanities is pleased to announce $302,000 in awards to 14 new film, audio and interactive media projects through the 2018 California Documentary Project (CDP) grant program. From a film highlighting the origins of the disability rights …

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California Humanities Announces the Nancy Hatamiya Arts & Humanities Fund

October 4, 2017 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota  415.391.1474 (Oakland, CA) As California Humanities celebrates National Arts & Humanities Month this October, they’re honoring the memory of longtime California Humanities’ Board Member and Chair Nancy Hatamiya, who passed away in 2012. Former California Humanities Board Chair Nancy Kikuko …

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