Announcing our 2021 Organizational Grantees!

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 disciplines with an emphasis on arts education and community-based arts […]

Who We Are: Welcoming Our New Board Members and Officers

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 present on the board.  Today we are especially focused on […]

2021 Bartol Foundation Application Now Open

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 process and application to make it more equitable and streamlined.  The […]

Site Visits in a Pandemic?

2021 Guidelines Part I: Site Visits in a Pandemic? Beth Feldman Brandt, Executive Director Site visits are the best.  We love traveling around the city to see programs that Bartol funded and to meet new people whose work we may not be familiar with yet.  We use these visits to connect with you beyond the […]

Back and full of gratitude.

by Beth Feldman Brandt, Executive Director What a roller coaster of events and emotions we have had since I left on sabbatical in August.  I am so grateful to the Bartol team for continuing to  support you, our community of teaching artists and partners, while I was away.  It was not the sabbatical I expected when […]

Bartol Foundation Announces 2019 Grantees!

The Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation announced today that it will distribute $95,000 in grants to 18 Philadelphia arts and cultural organizations. The Foundation supports organizations in a range of artistic disciplines with an emphasis on arts education and community-based arts programs. A complete list with information on each grantee is available here. The 2019 roster […]