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Meet Our New Grants Manager

NAME: Debra White TITLE: Grants Manager PREVIOUSLY: Senior Grants Manager, Marin Community Foundation GUIDING QUOTE/TAGLINE: To whom much is given, much is required. CURRENTLY READING: The Baptist Heritage by H. Leon McBeth and Birthright by David Needham FAVORITE MOMENT OF CALIFORNIA HISTORY: The Oakland parade for the 2018 NBA Champion Golden State …

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New! Grants for Emerging California Mediamakers Under Age 18

California Humanities is pleased to announce a new funding opportunity through the California Documentary Project (CDP) grant program in support of California’s next generation of documentary mediamakers. Presented in alignment with CA 2020: Youth Perspective and the Future of California, our new statewide initiative focusing on the lives and experiences …

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Lifers: Stories from the Inside/Out, Project Director Interview

Project Description:  Lifers: Stories from the Inside/Out enabled residents of The Francisco Homes in Los Angeles, a diverse group of Latino, African-American, and Caucasian men who have been paroled after serving life in prison, to share their stories through a documentary theatre project. A series of workshops provided the participants …

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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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Register Now for The 2018 CLA Annual Conference

Early Bird Registration is now Open  for California Libraries Premiere Professional Development Opportunity Registration for California Library Association (CLA) Annual Conference in Santa Clara is now open. The CLA Conference offers a statewide opportunity to immerse yourself in librarianship. From educational programs to the busy exhibit halls to author events and …

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STOCKTON– Virtual Reality Exhibit Opening: Little Manila Recreated

STOCKTON–Join California Humanities grantee for a special presentation unveiling Little Manila Recreated, a virtual reality museum exhibit that reconstructs the now-demolished mid-twentieth century neighborhood of Little Manila in downtown Stockton. After the presentation, come play a demo of the game, which will be on display at the Filipino American National Historical …

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