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Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
September 01 2013 Eastern
Grantee: International Coalition of Sites of Conscience Grant: 21st Century Museum Professionals (now National Leadership Grants for Museums ), 2007 and 2010 Pictured: Dialogue at a coalition member instituion, the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience Contact: Sarah Pharaon...Read more
August 01 2013 Eastern
Grantee Minnesota Historical Society Grant National Leadership Grants for Museums Contact Wendy Jones Museum Education and Public Programs 651-259-3411 Exhibit Website exhibits/then-now-wow If they want to be vital education partners tomorrow,...Read more
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July 01 2013 Eastern
Grantee Balboa Park Online Collaborative San Diego, CA Grant National Leadership Grant Pictured From the San Diego Museum of Man: Historic image of Balboa Park, San Diego, 1931. Contact Christina DePaolo Director of Digital Media 619-331-1962 Website This...Read more
June 01 2013 Eastern
Grantee Gleason Public Library 22 Bedford Rd Carlisle, MA 01741 Grant Grants to States Program through the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Contact Katie Huffman, Director (978) 369-489 Website Pictured A youth music event at the library Our...Read more
May 01 2013 Eastern
Links: Watch the 2013 Winners Highlight Video Produced for the Institute of Museum and Library Services by HISTORY Read the 2013 Brochure (PDF, 1.3 MB) Learn more about IMLS and StoryCorps Website: Learn more about the National Medal at Pictured: Mrs. Obama presents the medal to...Read more
April 01 2013 Eastern
Recipient Children’s Museum of Manhattan Grant National Leadership Grant for Museums Contacts Tom Quaranta: 212-721-1223, x247 Leslie Bushara: 212-721-1223 x250 Website The Children’s Museum of Manhattan's focus is on communities and the best way to...Read more
Girl and Child Reading
March 01 2013 Eastern
Recipient Casa Grande Public Library, Arizona Grant IMLS Grants to States Administered by the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records Contact Amber Kent Library Director E-mail Website: Visit library website We’re grateful for the opportunity to put technology in the hands of children...Read more
An intern peers between shelves in the library stacks
February 01 2013 Eastern
Recipient Fairfax County Public Library Grant Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Contact Erin Chernisky 703-324-8332 E-mail Website: Visit project website What community institution can help young immigrants develop employment skills and give them the confidence to interact directly with the...Read more
January 16 2013 Eastern
Recipient Tate Geological Museum Grant Museums for America Pictured "Dee," the Columbian Mammoth, towers over the Ice Age exhibit at the Tate Geological Museum at Casper College in Casper, Wyoming. Contact Deanna Schaff Museum Director 307-268-2077 Website: www...Read more
Marion McGee, the assistant director, and Althemese Barnes, the founder of the John G. Riley House and Museum.
December 19 2012 Eastern
Recipient: John G. Riley House and Museum– Tallahassee, FL Grant: 2010 Museum Grant for African American History and Culture Pictured: Marion McGee, the assistant director, and Althemese Barnes, the founder of the John G. Riley House and Museum. Contacts: Marion McGee, Assistant Director mmcgee@...Read more