At the Bartol Foundation, we love Philadelphia and we love the arts, and we work hard to support and celebrate the arts in our local communities. Our work includes offering many grants each year to small arts organizations who are making a big impact, and presenting regular professional training events to help teaching artists better share their gifts and support their careers. We are artists ourselves, so we know very personally how challenging and rewarding a life in art can be.
We are thrilled to announced that the Bartol Foundation has distributed $155,000 in grants of $6,000-7,500 each to 24 Philadelphia arts and cultural organizations. This represents an increase of 25% over 2020 in the dollars distributed. The Foundation supports organizations in a range of artistic ... Read More
Who We Are Welcoming Our New Board Members and Officers Each member of the Bartol board brings their unique perspective to our conversation, perspectives that are embedded in the work we do and the people we serve. Our focus on diverse voices has always been ... Read More
Ahora podrá aplicar a la beca de la Fundación Bartol en Español. Like all of you, we at the Bartol Foundation have been navigating the weight and sadness of the past year. We appreciate your patience as we thought about how to adjust our grant ... Read More
This week, we are in conversation with Katie Moore, Business Director at Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers (KYL/D) about how they have pivoted their school residencies in the virtual classroom. You can also check out their short mindful movement videos here. Your CHI Dance program focuses on mindfulness ... Read More