The Sonoma County Library in Rohnert Park, California, will distribute mobile pop-up network kits to 12 library branches for community outreach programs. Each kit will provide digital access for up to 100 people simultaneously. The library will offer programs in English and Spanish and focus on...
La Plaza de Cultura y Artes, a museum and cultural center in Los Angeles, will continue to create and deliver high-quality educational and experiential programs and exhibitions to strengthen its outreach to underserved communities and help them recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The center will...
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition—and co-curated by representatives of the Navajo Nation, Hopi Tribe, Pueblo of Zuni, Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation, and Ute Mountain Ute Tribe...
The San Diego Railroad Museum will digitize at least 50 percent of the museum’s collection and research library catalog to allow the public to access information and learning opportunities. After being closed for 11 months during the pandemic, the museum aims to open doors to gain knowledge, share...
The Historical Society of Long Beach in California, in partnership with the Black Student Union Elders Association, seeks to expand its educational opportunities to exhibit the society’s collection, add historical context, and produce a symposium. The museum will develop complementary docent...
Discovery Science Center of Orange County in Santa Ana, California, will rehire and train essential staff to support an ocean-based field trip designed to bring students to the coast who could not otherwise have this experience. The project will offer 36 free field trips for Title I schools and...
The San Diego County Public Law Library will implement a program addressing the gap in access to justice among county residents that need help with their legal problems. The COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated this issue for many residents of the county’s most economically disadvantaged neighborhoods...
The New Children’s Museum in San Diego, California, will reimagine and reintroduce its school visits program for pre-K/elementary students and Head Start groups. Although virtual tours were a temporary pivot during the COVID-19 pandemic, positive reviews and an ongoing demand for remote options led...
The Palo Alto Art Center Foundation in California will strengthen its capacity to engage and serve individuals and families with disabilities of all kinds. Individuals with disabilities and their families have been disproportionately impacted by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The foundation...
The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County in California will hire a bilingual outreach coordinator to build relationships by connecting with residents in their churches, Latinx grocery stores, flea markets, and local fitness centers. The outreach coordinator will use hands-on exhibits to engage...