The Rubin Foundation, directed by MACP faculty Sara Reisman, awards $777,000 in grants to organizations aligned with art and social justice
February 8, 2018
"Rubin Foundation Awards Grants to 60 Organizations Aligned with Art and Social Justice"
By Maximilíano Durón for ArtNews
The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation has awarded 60 organizations in New York City grants to help fund day-to-day operations as well as programming and exhibitions. The grants vary in amount between $5,000 and $20,000, with the total reaching $777,000.
The grants draw from the New York-based foundation’s Art and Social Justice initiative, established in 2015 to with a mission to use “art as a tool for advocacy and creative change, inclusive community engagement, and the promotion of greater civic participation and public discourse.”