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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  
Artist Space Trust Arts Invite-Only Grants 2023 General Operating Support $100,000.00
Aspire Public Schools Education Education Grants 2023 Structured Literacy Initiative: TK-2 Coaching/Training & Tutoring $380,000
Association of Black Gastroenterologists and Hepatologists Foundation Response Fund (Invitation Only) 2023 “ABGH Rising” $101,028.00
Aviva Arts (formerly foolsFURY Theater) Arts NEW Program 2023 “BURNING WILD” $30,000
Axis Dance Company Arts NEW Program 2023 “Kinematic/Kinesthetic” $30,000
Azora Therapeutics, Inc. Health Invite-Only Grants 2023 Developing a first-in-class oral small molecule aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonist for ulcerative colitis. $250,000
BAVC Media (formerly Bay Area Video Coalition) Arts Invite-Only Grants 2023 Renewal of the MediaMaker Fellowship Program and general operating support. $40,000.00
Berkeley Community Health Project Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2023 General Operating Support $1,000.00
Big Smiles Foundation Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2023 General Operating Support $40,000.00
Bindlestiff Studio Arts NEW Program 2023 “DarkHeart: A Concert Narrative by Golda Sargento” $25,000
Boon Philanthropy, Inc. Education Education Grants 2023 Oakland pilot of the Boon Tutorial Program, which boasts up to 1.5 years growth on normed assessments after 40 hours of intervention. $12,000.00
Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School Health Innovator Awards 2023 Defining immune organization in intestine inflammation. $100,000
Californians for the Arts Arts Invite-Only Grants 2023 General operating support to help maintain professional staff, outreach, policy planning and coalition building across California. $100,000.00
Career Girls Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2023 General Operating Support $10,000.00
Center for Cultural Innovation Arts Invite-Only Grants 2023 Sol Center for Liberated Work $100,000.00
Center for Cultural Innovation Arts Invite-Only Grants 2023 AmbitioUS initiative $300,000.00
Central Stage Arts NEW Program 2023 “Leyli & Majnun” $30,000
Children's Hospital Foundation Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2023 Pediatric IBD Research Days Meeting $10,000.00
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Health Innovator Awards 2023 Epithelial Signals Mediating Intestinal Fibrosis. $175,000
Cinemama (formerly Oakland Film Center) Arts Invite-Only Grants 2023 General Operating Support $250,000.00
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.

Arts

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.

Education

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.

Health

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