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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  
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
Survival Research Labroratories Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2010 GAFFTA $12,000.00
Tel Aviv University Health Innovator Awards 2010 Harnessing Immuno-nanotechnology for Therapy of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. $100,000
The Buckminster Fuller Institute Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2010 “PETBrain” $7,000.00
The Crucible Arts NEW Program 2010 “Machine” $20,000.00
The San Francisco International Arts Festival Arts NEW Program 2010 SFIAF 2011 $10,000.00
Theatre Bay Area Arts NEW Program 2010 Mid-Market Arts District Feasibility Study $20,000.00
Tools for Peace Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2010 Conflict Resolution Training Programs $6,000.00
Yannis Adoniou’s KUNST-STOFF Arts NEW Program 2010 “KUNST-STOFF/arts fest 2010” $12,000.00
Yerba Buena Arts & Events Arts NEW Program 2010 “Dancing in the Gardens” $10,000.00
AXIS Dance Arts NEW Program 2009 A new work $30,000.00
Berkeley Repertory Theatre Arts NEW Program 2009 “Girlfriend” $15,000.00
Bring Me A Book Foundation Education Education Grants 2009 First Teachers Curriculum $75,000.00
Dance Brigade Arts NEW Program 2009 “The Great Liberation Upon Hearing” $10,000.00
Dancers’ Group Arts NEW Program 2009 ONSITE 2.0 $20,000.00
Equality California Institute Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2009 Hiring Field Staff $20,000.00
Ever Gold Gallery Foundation Discretionary Awards (Invitation Only) 2009 Renovation $3,114.00
EXITheatre Arts NEW Program 2009 For the expansion of their theatreplex $15,000.00
Flyaway Productions Arts NEW Program 2009 The premiere of “Singing Praises: Centennial Dances for the Women’s Building” $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.