2005 Community Partners

Focus: Arts & Culture

AjA Project in Community Heights
Journey Program

To provide arts education to refugee and immigrant youth from Somalia, Sudan, Columbia, Southeast Asia, Afghanistan, and Iraq through the use of photography and story-telling

Eveoke Dance Theater
Young Artists Program

To expand a program in which promising young amateurs supplement the work of professionals with the goal of fostering social action through arts education

La Jolla Playhouse
Enriching Children’s Lives through Theater

To bring high-quality theater experiences to local schools, to give children the opportunity to write and perform their own plays and to provide theater training for teachers

San Diego Museum of Art
Outreach and Family Festivals

To provide arts experiences in local neighborhoods for children and seniors through quarterly family festivals

San Diego Opera
Pre-Opening Student Performances

To introduce younger audiences to a main-stage opera experience, particularly those in underserved and disadvantaged neighborhoods throughout San Diego County

San Diego Symphony
Sounds Connections Project

For a two year series of the Young People’s Concerts consisting of three programs each year to explore the creative process and the relationship between orchestral music and other art forms

Sushi Performance & Visual Art
Artists Advisory Board Showcase Concerts

To support “The New Wave Showcase”, an annual program which mentors and presents the work of independent and emerging choreographers and performance artists from the San Diego and Tijuana regions