The Christopher Ludwick Foundation

The Christopher Ludwick Foundation

2020-2021 Grant Awards

Grants awarded by the Christopher Ludwick Foundation generally range from $2,500 to $5,000, with a very few exceeding $5,000. For the 2020-2021 year, the Foundation awarded a total of $250,000 to the following organizations:

1812 Productions – Theater Education

The Academy of Natural Sciences – SENSES Program

Arden Theatre Company – Theater tickets for students

Artistas Musicos Latino Americanos – Latin performing arts school

Artwell – Music & movement program

ASAP/After School Activities Partnerships – After-school & summer enrichment

Asian Arts Initiative – Youth Arts workshop

Astral Artists – Classroom Classics

Awbury Arboretum Association – Environmental education

Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia – Program for at-risk students

Cambodian Assn. of Greater Philadelphia – Children & youth development

Children's Village – K-7 enrichment

The Clay Studio – Ceramic art education

College Possible Philadelphia – College admission support

College Prep at Penn Charter – College prep

Committee for Dignity and Fairness – After-school program

Episcopal Community Services – Support for homeless youth

ESF Dream Camp Foundation – After-school program

The Fabric Workshop and Museum – Studio education

Fleisher Art Memorial – Community arts partnership

The Food Trust – Healthy Kindergarten initiative

The Franklin Institute – Student access

The Free Library of Phila. Foundation – Read by 4th program

Fresh Artists – “Cool Jobs” for 7th graders

Healthy NewsWorks – Health literacy for K-8

Historic Fair Hill – Cramp Elementary library

Hope Partnership for Education – Extended day enrichment

Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia – Neighborhood mosaic program

International Ballet Exchange – Ballet classes in schools

iPraxis, Inc. – STEM film-making class

John Bartram Association – STEM discovery program

Lantern Theater Company – Illumination program

LiveConnections – Song writing & music program

Mighty Writers – Literacy & writing program

Monell Chemical Senses Center – Science apprenticeships

Museum of the American Revolution – “Through Their Eyes” program

Musicopia – String orchestra

Need in Deed – Community issues, grades 3-8

Norris Square Neighborhood Project – Youth gardening

North Light Community Center – Education & enrichment program

Philadelphia Education Fund – College access

Philadelphia Futures – College access and support

Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates – Art education

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center – Photography program

Philadelphia Young Playwrights – Playwrighting

The Print Center – Artists-in-Schools

Project Home – Enrichment, K-12

Public Citizens for Children and Youth – Picasso Project

The Rock School for Dance Education – Dance outreach

Rock to the Future – MusiCore, Kensington

The School District of Philadelphia – Emergency funds

Schuylkill Center for Environmental Ed. – Program support

Scribe Video Center, Inc. – Documentary history program

Settlement Music School – Pathways program

Spark in Philadelphia – Exploration, immersion, transition

Starfinder Foundation – Senior Leaders program

Stenton, The National Foundation of The Colonial Dames in Pennsylvania – History Hunters program

Steppingstone Scholars, Inc. – Middle grades academy

Summer Search Philadelphia – College prep

Taller Puertorriqueno – Visitenos program

Temple Univ. Music Preparatory Division – Community music scholars

University City Arts League – Community arts program

Wagner Free Institute of Science – Science education

West Park Cultural Center – Arts program

West Phila. Alliance for Children (WePAC) – Access to books, literacy

The Wilma Theater – Wilmagination program

Woodmere Art Museum – Rhythm & Blue art education




The Christopher Ludwick Foundation, P.O. Box 1313, 16 North Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
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