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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  
East Bay Community Foundation Education Strategic Networks 2010 Brookfield Elementary School Literacy Zone pilot $225,000.00
Eastside Arts Alliance Arts NEW Program 2010 Oakland Hip Hop Dance Institute $15,000.00
Emory University School of Medicine Health Innovator Awards 2010 Bioengineering Bacterially Derived Immunomodulants: A Novel Therapeutic Approach to IBD. $100,000
Encore Theatre Company Arts NEW Program 2010 “Circle Mirror Transformation” $20,000.00
Epiphany Productions Sonic Dance Theater Arts NEW Program 2010 “SF Trolley Dances 2010” $20,000.00
EXIT Theatre Arts NEW Program 2010 EXIT Press Play Publication $16,000.00
Joe Goode Performance Group Arts NEW Program 2010 “The Rambler” $20,000.00
LEVYdance Arts NEW Program 2010 LEVYdance and The Foundry $15,000.00
Magic Theatre Arts NEW Program 2010 “The Lily’s Revenge” $20,000.00
Margaret Jenkins Dance Company Arts NEW Program 2010 “Light Moves” $20,000.00
Oakland Public Library Education Family and Community Support 2010 Public library services $10,000.00
PlayGround Arts NEW Program 2010 Commissioning Initiative and New Play Production Fund $20,000.00
Playwrights Foundation Arts NEW Program 2010 Resident Playwrights Initiative: Artistic Career Development & Production Fund $20,000.00
Project Bandaloop Arts NEW Program 2010 “IdEgo” $20,000.00
Raising A Reader Education Family and Community Support 2010 Reading readiness program $36,900.00
RAWdance Arts NEW Program 2010 “Hiding in the Spaces Between” $8,000.00
SF Playhouse Arts NEW Program 2010 William Bivins’ “The Apotheosis of Pig Husbandry” $10,000.00
ShadowLight Productions Arts NEW Program 2010 “The Good-for-Nothing Lover” $10,000.00
Shotgun Players Arts NEW Program 2010 “God’s Plot” $10,000.00
Tel Aviv University Health Innovator Awards 2010 Harnessing Immuno-nanotechnology for Therapy of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. $100,000
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.