Entries by Aaron Glavas

Kudos Affiliates! for October 2015

Affiliates continue to demonstrate significant impact, all over the country. Congratulations to all! FUNDING The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced grants for 217 museum projects awarded through the highly competitive Museums for America and National Leadership Grants for Museums programs including the following Affiliates: San Diego Natural History Museum (San Diego, CA)-Award […]

July-August Kudos to Affiliates!

Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments: Funding Allied Arts announced more than $2.55 million will be distributed to various nonprofit arts organizations during fiscal year 2016. Among the top grantees are Science Museum Oklahoma (Oklahoma City) ($429,220). The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation has pledged a three-year, $1 million grant to Union Station, Kansas […]

June 2015 kudos to Affiliates

Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments! FUNDING The Wisconsin Department of Tourism has given the Wisconsin Maritime Museum (Manitowoc, WI) a $39,500 grant for their first annual submarine festival, Sub Fest. The festival will be July 10-12.  During the festival, visitors will see a Naval Art Collection, film showings, and interactive exhibits. Sub […]

new webcasts from the National Air and Space Museum

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum (NASM) is developing nine STEM in 30, live, fast-paced 30-minute webcasts which will be made available to teachers and students in grades 5-8 classrooms across the country. The primary goal of this program is to increase interest and engagement in STEM for students.  STEM in 30 hopes to achieve: – Increased […]

kudos Affiliates! for March 2015

Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments. FUNDING The Army Heritage Center Foundation recently received two grants from The Donald B. & Dorothy L. Stabler Foundation and the G.B. Stuart Charitable Foundation to support the expansion of the Visitor Center at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (Carlisle, PA.)  The grants are in […]