Streams

For the latest updates on the blizzard and your commute, check out our transit tracker

Ford Foundation Initiative to Create New Spaces for Arts

Monday, April 05, 2010

The Ford Foundation has launched a 10-year, $100 million dollar initiative intended to create new spaces for the arts.  So far, the foundation's Supporting Diverse Art Spaces program has already awarded a $1 million grant to turn an abandoned high school in East Harlem into artist housing and a hub for community arts.  The foundation says the support of the arts was even more vital during this economic downturn.

Tags:

More in:

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.

Get the WNYC Morning Brief in your inbox.
We'll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.

Sponsored

Latest Newscast

 

 

Support

WNYC is supported by the Charles H. Revson Foundation: Because a great city needs an informed and engaged public

Feeds

Supported by