Focus On South Florida: Miami Music ProjectThe Miami Music Project is a program that uses music to mentor students from under-served communities.
Focus On South Florida: People's Choice AwardThe focus is on the 2015 Knight Foundation Challenge “People’s Choice Award”.
Focus on South Florida: Haiti Documentary Filmmaker Join us on a journey with a Haitian-American filmmaker to find her roots. Four years in the making, Rachelle Salnave's documentary uncovered a movement of Haitians on a quest to change the face of their country ."La Belle Vie: The Good Life" premiered earlier this month at the Pan-African Film Festival in Los Angeles and the Toronto Black Film Festival.
Give Miami Day 2014 Raises A Record $5.2 MillionThe Miami Foundation set a fundraising goal of $5 million for Give Miami Day 2014. After more than 520 local nonprofit organizations participated, that goal was easily broken.
Focus on South Florida: People's Choice AwardThe Knight Foundation supports ideas that engage communities and foster the arts. Its 2014 Knight Arts Challenge People's Choice Award is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a small and emerging arts organization in South Florida. 20-thousand dollars is up for grabs and you can have a say on who receives it. We focus on the importance of this competition.
Global Nonprofit Backs Miami Tech Start UpThe founders of a Miami-based tech company have been chosen by the global nonprofit group Endeavor to be on their list of high-impact entrepreneurs.
Focus on South Florida: Knight Arts Challenge Since 2006, the Knight Foundation has invested 86 million dollars in South Florida’s cultural community. The foundation has just doled out nearly 3 million dollars to the winners of its annual Knight Arts Challenge. We focus on the importance of the community-wide contest and also meet the playwright and author who won the challenge’s People’s Choice Award.
Miami Leaders To Hold Free Event To Commemorate Life of Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela, a treasured-by-many world leader, passed away at 95-years-old exactly one week ago Thursday. While a memorial, and celebration of his life continues in South Africa, Miami leaders will gather to commemorate the once-president of South Africa in a free event open to the public.
'Random Act Of Culture' Flash Mob Stuns South BeachVisitors to South Beach's Lincoln Road were treated to a "Randon Act of Culture" Saturday afternoon.
Construction Begins On Miami Science Museum's Future HomeA major milestone is taking place Friday for the new home of the Miami Science Museum.
Miami Science Museum Receives $10M GiftThe Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science has received a $10 million belated Christmas present.
Focus on South Florida -- Knight Arts Challenge