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Search current and former Kenneth Rainin Foundation grantees in the Arts, Education and Health to learn more about what we fund.

Grantee Giving Area Program Grant Year Project Title Amount  
Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason Health Innovator Awards 2024 Integrin autoantibodies in the pathogenesis of ulcerative colitis. $250,000
Between Frames LLC Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2024 “GOD SENT US ALAN” $10,000.00
Boston Children's Hospital Health Innovator Awards 2024 Androgen-dependent regulation of colonic inflammation by gut-innervating nociceptors. $125,000
Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School Health Innovator Awards 2024 Defining immune organization in intestine inflammation. $75,000
California Institute of Technology Health Innovator Awards 2024 Decoding the neuronal and microbial basis of stress-induced colitis. $150,000
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Health Innovator Awards 2024 Epithelial signals mediating intestinal fibrosis. $125,000
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Health Innovator Awards 2024 Identifying the driver of penetrating fibrosis in Crohn’s disease. $200,000
Community Arts Stabilization Trust Arts Invite-Only Grants 2024 General Operating Support $3,000,000.00
Cultural Alliance Of Medfield Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2024 Bellforge Arts Center $12,000.00
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)Weizmann Institute of Science Health Innovator Awards 2024 Functionally decoding the contribution of human host-fungal interactions to the pathogenesis of IBD. $125,000
Dr. von Hauner Children's Hospital, University Hospital, LMU Munich Health Innovator Awards 2024 Unveiling druggable targets of necroptosis in Inflammatory Bowel Disease using a genome-wide CRISPR screen approach. $125,000
Emerging Bilingual Collaborative Education Education Grants 2024 Pooled Funding to Support Emerging Bilingual Priorities $100,000
Francis Crick Institute Health Innovator Awards 2024 Resolving gene-environment interactions in IBD via AHR. $100,000
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Health Innovator Awards 2024 Mechanisms by which maternal antibodies regulate immune responses to the microbiota in early life. $125,000
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Health Innovator Awards 2024 Dietary regulation of intestinal immune-metabolic trade-offs through activation of neuroimmune circuits. $125,000
Fundacion Hogar Ni–ito Jesœs Inc Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2024 Health Care Services $10,000.00
GO Public Schools Oakland Education Education Grants 2024 General Operating Support $30,000
Harvard Medical School Health Innovator Awards 2024 Role of regulatory fibroblasts in eliciting immune tolerance to colitis. $75,000
Harvard University Health Innovator Awards 2024 Discovery of therapeutic microbial metabolites in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. $125,000
Holistic Hyperbarics Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2024 General Operating Support $15,000.00
A site specific dance in Bayview-Hunter’s Point where three dancers are on top of a roof and one dancer is dancing on a wooden block with a briefcase.


Our Arts Program funds dance, film, public space and theater projects that highlight important issues facing our society and local communities.

A young Black girl smiling while she looks down at an open book, reading.


Our Education Program supports schools and community-based organizations that help Oakland’s children develop literacy and social emotional skills.

A female scientist in the lab looking into a microscope.


Our Health Program invests early in novel approaches and collaborations to advance Inflammatory Bowel Disease research.