Mellon continues to distribute additional funds to help shore up struggling arts and cultural organizations and higher learning institutions.
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Shared Experience Blog
#NAHM Feature: Can the Arts and Humanities Save the World?
October 6, 2021
WATCH: How the Humanities Can Save Humanity
October 13, 2021
Into the Trayvon Generation with Elizabeth Alexander
July 27, 2020
Million Book Project Director Reginald Dwayne Betts on Connecticut NPR
Three National Literary Nonprofits Join Forces to Provide $3.5 Million in Emergency Funds to Literary Organizations and Presses
July 17, 2020
27 Grants Awarded To African American History Sites; Funder Aims To 'Scale Up'
July 16, 2020
The Mellon Foundation Announces Transformation of its Strategic Direction and New Focus on Social Justice
June 30, 2020
Freedom to Read: "Million Book Project" Brings Literature to 1,000 US Prisons
With Books and New Focus, Mellon Foundation to Foster Social Equity
Mellon Foundation Announces Additional $200 Million Grantmaking Commitment to Arts and Humanities Nonprofits Devastated by Global Pandemic
June 11, 2020
Flamboyan Arts Fund and Mellon Foundation Announce Grantees of $1 Million Puerto Rico Emergency Relief Fund
June 10, 2020
Shared Experiences Blog
Claudia Castro Luna Maps Washington State and its People Through Poetry
When Architecture and Racial Justice Intersect
June 8, 2020
At the Schomburg Center, Harry Belafonte’s Archive Illuminates the Life of an Extraordinary Artist-Activist
March 13, 2020