2019 Grant Recipient
Two organizations awarded
We believe in the power of DANCE and using the arts to build confidence, bring hope, and open doors of opportunity in the lives of our youth and our families. From dance to practical life workshops, to academic success, we offer programs to build and empower.
Founded in 1986 Celebration Arts is a multi-cultural, multi-discipline performing arts organization located in Sacramento, CA. It is well known for developing raw talent and presenting high quality performances. The mission of Celebration Arts is to provide training and performance opportunities for community residents in the areas of theater, dance and music, making art and its presentation accessible.
PAST MLK COMMITTEE GRANT RECIPIENTS
The grant program is designed for non-profit organizations that assist children and/or families in the areas of education, health or civil rights and foster diversity primarily in the Sacramento region.
Always Knocking, Inc. (2017)
Council on American-Islamic Relations
Center for Youth Citizenship
Closing the Gap
Grant High School Drumline
Health for All
Hui O’ Hawaii of Sacramento
Kids Computer Community
Linkage to Education
Matthew Shepard Foundation
National Visiting Teachers Association
Roberts Family Development Center
Northern California Minority Junior Golf Scholarship Association, Inc.
Sacramento Chapter of The Links, Incorporated
Sacramento Regional Human Right/Fair Housing Commission
Sacramento Police Foundation
The Stanley Girls Learning Health Center for Children
Tongan Senior of California Community
Wind Youth Center
Volunteers in Victim Assistance