2019 Micro-Grant Awardees

Microgrant Awardee: Carolyn Chernoff (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Carolyn Chernoff (2019)

Carolyn Chernoff is a zines and narrative artist.  This project grant will support Arts of Resistance Zine Workshops.  For more information:  www.carolynchernoff.com.
Microgrant Awardee: Enoch the Poet (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Enoch the Poet (2019)

Enoch the Poet is, well, a poet.  This project grant will support Wellness/Writing Workshops at the Woodstock Family Center.  For more information: enochthepoet.com. 

Microgrant Awardee: Erika Guadalupe Nunez (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Erika Guadalupe Nunez (2019)

Erika Guadalupe is a visual artist working in folkloric art and printmaking.  This project grant will support Dia de los Muertos Workshops and a Celebration Event in conjunction with Juntos.  For more information: https://www.leeway.org/who_we_are/erika_guadalupe_nunez and/or https://www.instagram.com/monequiltia

Microgrant Awardee: Gabriela Sanchez (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Gabriela Sanchez (2019)

Gabriela Sanchez is a theatre, storytelling, and multidisciplinary artist.  This project grant will support theatre classes in conjunction with Power Street Theatre Company’s production of MinorityLand . For more information:  www.powerstreettheatre.com.

Microgrant Awardee: Gabrielle Clark (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Gabrielle Clark (2019)

Gabrielle Clark is a multi-displinary artist working in journalism, storytelling, visual Arts and photography.  This project grant will support the  Visual Storytelling Project centered on Black Women and Femmes.  For more information:  www.gabrielleSclark.com.

Microgrant Awardee: Jamal Parker (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Jamal Parker (2019)

Jamal Parker is a writer and theatre artist. This project grant will support a Spoken Word and Poetry Workshop Series.  For more information:  https://www.newerapoets.com/jamalparker

Microgrant Awardee: Jaye McNair Obaseki  (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Jaye McNair Obaseki (2019)

Jaye McNair Obaseki is a multi-disciplinary artist working in textile, fiber art, and narrative storytelling.  This project grant will support Identity Quilt Workshops focused on girls.  For more  information email:  queenjaye.mcnair@gmail.com.

 

Microgrant Awardee: Marcy Francis (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Marcy Francis (2019)

Marcy Francis is a music and folk arts artist.  This project grant will support an After-school Sekere Percussion Program.  For more information email:  missladyfingersbass@gmail.com

 

Microgrant Awardee: Mira Treatman (2019)

Microgrant Awardee: Mira Treatman (2019)

Mira Treatman is a dance and theatre artist.  This project grant will support Duets with Strangers Community Dance Classes.  For more information: www.miratreatman.com.