Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation June Grants

The following is a list of the grants approved at the June meeting of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Board of Trustees for the second of three grant cycles at Dodge in 2014. 

ARTS  
10 Hairy Legs 20,000
Alborada Spanish Dance Theatre 15,000
Aljira 60,000
ArtPlace
(Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors)
100,000
Art Pride New Jersey Foundation 150,000
Arts Council of Princeton 15,000
Artworks
(Princeton Art Association)
40,000
Atlantic City Ballet 20,000
Cape May Stage 25,000
Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre 20,000
Freespace Dance 15,000
Gallery Aferro 30,000
Grounds For Sculpture 30,000
Growing Stage - The Children's Theatre of New Jersey 50,000
Hunterdon Art Museum 50,000
Jersey City Childrens Theater  10,000
Luna Stage 55,000
Lydia Johnson Dance 20,000
Mayo Performing Arts Center
(South Street Theater Company)
40,000
McCarter Theatre 75,000
Millville Development Corporation 40,000
Monmouth Museum and Cultural Center 15,000
Morris Arts
(Arts Council of the Morris Area)
75,000
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company 50,000
New Jersey Ballet Company 50,000
New Jersey Consortium for Creative Placemaking
(PlanSmart NJ)
11,000
New Jersey Festival Orchestra
(Westfield Symphony)
35,000
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra 100,000
New Jersey Theatre Alliance 75,000
New Music USA 50,000
Newark Arts Council 35,000
Newark Museum 125,000
Noyes Museum of Art 55,000
Passage Theatre Company 75,000
Premiere Stages
(Kean University Foundation)
15,000
Princeton Festival 10,000
Pushcart Players 35,000
Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts 25,000
Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey 125,000
Surflight Theatre 10,000
Union County Performing Arts Center 45,000
Victory Hall 7,500
Total for Arts: 1,903,500
EDUCATION  
Americans for the Arts 20,000
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater 10,000
Arden Theatre Company 20,000
Arts Horizons 40,000
Educational Arts Team 25,000
Folger Shakespeare Library
(Trustees of Amherst College)
30,000
Institute of Music for Children 30,000
Jazz House Kids 35,000
Mason Gross School of the Arts
(Rutgers University Foundation)
10,000
New Jersey Tap Ensemble 10,000
Newark Public Schools Funders Collaborative
(Newark Trust for Education)
50,000
Newark School of the Arts 55,000
Newark Trust for Education 50,000
Paterson Education Fund 70,000
Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts
(Rutgers University Foundation)
40,000
Rutgers Graduate School of Education
(Rutgers University Foundation)
45,000
School of the Garden State Ballet 20,000
Sharron Miller's Academy for the Performing Arts 35,000
Trenton Children's Chorus 20,000
Trenton Community Music School 30,000
Union City Music Project 35,000
VH1 Save the Music Foundation 30,000
Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania 140,000
Total for Education: 850,000
ENVIRONMENT  
Center for Environmental Transformation 20,000
City Green 60,000
Delaware Riverkeeper Network 70,000
Edison Wetlands Association 55,000
Foodshed Alliance
(Ridge and Valley Conservancy)
25,000
Hamilton Partnership For Paterson 25,000
Isles 75,000
Land Conservancy of New Jersey 65,000
Monmouth Conservation Foundation 15,000
Nature Conservancy 70,000
New Jersey Conservation Foundation 120,000
New Jersey Highlands Coalition 50,000
NY/NJ Baykeeper
(Raritan Baykeeper)
75,000
Raritan Headwaters Association 25,000
Rutgers Cooperative Extension
(Rutgers University Foundation)
25,000
Sustainable Jersey 370,000
Trout Unlimited 25,000
Total for Environment: 1,170,000
MEDIA  
Citizens Campaign 50,000
ProPublica 100,000
Rutgers Dept. of Journalism and Media Studies
(Rutgers University Foundation)
20,000
WFMU
(Auricle Communications)
200,000
Total for Media: 370,000
MORRISTOWN  
Morristown Neighborhood House 75,000
Total for Morristown: 75,000
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE  
Leadership Newark 20,000
New Jersey Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts 20,000
Pro Bono Partnership 25,000
Total for Technical Assistance: 65,000
Total Grant Amount Approved, June 2014: $4,433,500