Press Releases

California Humanities Presents California on the Table: An Evening Celebrating Our State’s Delicious Food Stories on September 12

Fundraiser at One Kearny Club Features Nikiko Masumoto of Masumoto Family Farms & Food by James Beard-Nominated Chef Reem Assil  For Immediate Release Media Contact: Claudia Leung, cleung@calhum.org, 415.391.1474 x303 July 12, 2019 (San Francisco, CA) —California Humanities presents California on the Table: An Evening Celebrating Our State’s Delicious Food …

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California Humanities Announces New Grant Focus Area “Second Responders” in Wake of Natural Disasters

New Focus on Post-Wildfire Public Humanities Projects Supported by National Endowment for the Humanities Chairman’s Award For Immediate Release Media Contact: Claudia Leung, cleung@calhum.org, 415.391.1474 x303 July 8, 2019 (Oakland, CA) — California Humanities announces the creation of a new focus area within the public humanities grants available to California …

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California Humanities Awards $73,348 to 5 New Youth Media Projects

Grants Support Emerging Media Makers Through Podcasts, Filmmaking, Digital Production and More For Immediate Release Media Contact: Claudia Leung, cleung@calhum.org, 415.391.1474 x303 June 10, 2019 (Oakland, CA) — After a highly competitive process, California Humanities is pleased to announce $73,348 in awards to five new projects through the 2019 California …

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California Humanities Awards $175,000 to 11 New Humanities for All Project Grants

Locally-Initiated Projects Include Exhibitions, Workshops, Performances, Films, Festivals, Discussions and Oral Histories For Immediate Release Media Contact: Claudia Leung, cleung@calhum.org, 415.391.1474 x303 May 23, 2019 (Oakland, CA) — After a highly competitive process, California Humanities is pleased to announce $175,00 in awards to 11 new projects through the 2019 Humanities …

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California Humanities Awards $277,245 to 17 Innovative Projects

Grant Programs Target Emerging Media Makers & Locally-Initiated Public Humanities Projects For Immediate Release Media Contact: Claudia Leung, cleung@calhum.org, 415.391.1474 x303 December 19, 2018 (Oakland, CA) — After a highly competitive process, California Humanities is pleased to announce $277,245 in awards to 17 new projects through the 2018 California Documentary …

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Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario to Speak at Forum “On Immigration and Journalism” at Shasta College on February 6

Event Part of California Humanities’ CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative For Immediate Release Media Contact: Claudia Leung, cleung@calhum.org, 415.391.1474 x303 December 18, 2018 (Redding, CA) ­– California Humanities presents a free public forum, On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario, on Wednesday February 6, 2019 in …

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