Living Cultures Program Grantees


2017
Au Co Vietnamese Cultural Center Vietnamese arts and culture
Banteay Srei Southeast Asian arts and culture
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
BrasArte Brazilian music and dance
California Indian Basketweavers Association Native California basketweaving
Calpulli Tonalehqueh Aztec arts and culture
Cheza Nami African arts and culture
CubaCaribe Caribbean music and dance
Dance Group XoroTroptzi Bulgarian folk dance
DelinaDreamProductions African traditional dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
Esperanza del Valle Mexican folklorico dance
Gabrielino/Tongva Springs Foundation Gabrielino/Tongva Native American heritage
Gamelan Sekar Jaya Balinese music and dance
Great Leap, Inc. Buddhist Obon song and dance
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Hungarian Folk Singing Circle / Népdalkör Hungarian folk singing
Iu-Mien Community Services Iu-Mien embroidery
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
Kawaiisu Language & Cultural Center Kawaiisu language and culture
Kayamanan Ng Lahi Philippine Folk Arts Philippine arts and culture
KlezCalifornia, Inc. Jewish klezmer music
Little Manila Foundation Filipino American arts and culture
Living the Tradition Hungarian duda
Los Diablos de Nuu Yuku Mixtec music, dance and mask-making.
Mahea Uchiyama Center for International Dance Polynesian arts and culture
Manilatown Heritage Foundation Filipino kulintang music and culture
Maqueos Music Traditional Oaxacan music
Mexi’caytol Indio Cultural Center Aztec dance
Morava Folklore Ensemble Serbian song and dance
Oaxaca Tierra del Sol Oaxacan arts and culture
Omnira Institute African Diaspora arts and culture
Pacific Islander Health Partnership Pacific Islander arts and culture
Parangal Dance Company Filipino music and dance
Regional Organization of Oaxaca Oaxacan arts and culture
Senderos (formerly Vive Oaxaca) Oaxacan arts and culture
Sinfonia Mexicana Mexican mariachi music
Teatro Visión de San José Chicano theater
The Tolowa Nee-dash Society Native California practices
The William Grant Still Arts Center African American material arts
Ventura County Arts Council County Arts Council
Watsonville Taiko Group Japanese taiko
2016
Au Co Vietnamese Cultural Center Vietnamese arts and culture
Bay Area Youth Arts African drumming and dance
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Bomba y Plena Workshop Puerto Rican bomba and plena
Cambodian American Resource Agency Khmer arts and culture
Chaksam-pa Tibetan Dance & Opera Company Tibetan drama, music, and dance
Comite Organizador de la Guelaguetza Popular Madera California Oaxacan back strap weaving
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
Dorothy Ramon Learning Center Native Southern California arts and cultures
FilAm ARTS Filipino arts and culture
Fua Dia Congo Congolese music and dance
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Grupo Folklorico Huaxyacac Oaxacan folkloric dance
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Holistic Honu Wellness Center Hawaiian healing arts
INCA, the Peruvian Music & Dance Ensemble Peruvian music and dance
Iu-Mien Community Services Iu-Mien embroidery
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
Karen Organization of San Diego Burmese arts and culture
Kayamanan Ng Lahi Philippine Folk Arts Philippine arts and culture
Khaley Adouna African Dance & Drum African dance and drum
KlezCalifornia, Inc. Jewish klezmer music
Laotian-American Community of Fresno Lao arts and culture
Little Manila Foundation Filipino American arts and culture
Mahea Uchiyama Center for International Dance Polynesian arts and culture
Many Lightnings Legacy Center Mono basketry
Mexi’caytol Indio Cultural Center Aztec dance
Network of Myanmar American Association Myanmar arts and culture
North American Guqin Association Chinese guqin
Oaxaca Tierra del Sol Oaxacan arts and culture
Pasadena Community Job Center Mexican Son Jarocho music
Rara Tou Limen Haitian Dance Company Afro-Haitian dance
Sama Sama Cooperative Pilipino arts and cuture
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
Teatro Jornalero Sin Fronteras Mexican teatro
Teatro Visión de San José Chicano theater
Tejidos Purépecha Purépecha tejido (embroidery)
Veretski Pass Jewish klezmer music
WasabiKai Japanese ceramics
Watsonville Taiko Group Japanese taiko
Yuva Bharati Indian classical music and dance
2015
Academy of Hawaiian Arts Hawaiian arts
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland African American Quilting
Asociacion Mayab Maya arts and culture
Avenue 50 Studio, Inc. Latino arts and culture
Ballet Folklórico Pilares de México Mexican ballet folklórico
Banteay Srei Southeast Asian arts and culture
Bomba y Plena Workshop Puerto Rican bomba and plena
Calpulli Tonalehqueh Aztec arts and culture
Central Coast Japanese American Legacy Organization Japanese American arts and culture
Chamorro Hands in Education Links Unity Chamorro arts and culture
CubaCaribe Caribbean music and dance
DelinaDreamProductions African traditional dance
El Centro Cultural de México Mexican arts and culture
Great Leap, Inc. Buddhist Obon song and dance
Grupo Folklórico Juan Colorado Mexican folkórico dance
Heritage Music Foundation African American Gospel music
Imperial Valley Desert Museum Kumeyaay coiled clay pottery
INCA, the Peruvian Music & Dance Ensemble Peruvian music and dance
Inlakech Cultural Arts Center/Lucha, Inc. Mexican arts and culture
JC Culture Foundation Chinese dance
Karen Organization of San Diego Burmese arts and culture
Khaley Adouna African Dance & Drum African dance and drum
Kinnara, Inc. Japanese taiko and gagaku
KlezCalifornia, Inc. Jewish klezmer music
Lao Community Cultural Center Lao arts and culture
Network of Myanmar American Association Myanmar arts and culture
Nor Rel Muk Wintu Nation Nor Rel Muk Wintu arts and culture
North American Guqin Association Chinese guqin
Northern California Gagaku Group Japanese gagaku music
OngDance Company Korean dance
Parangal Dance Company Filipino music and dance
Regional Organization of Oaxaca Oaxacan arts and culture
Round Whirled Records Mexican Son Jarocho music
Salinan Trowtraahl Salinan arts and culture
Sekhou Senegal • Ousseynou Kouyate Cultural Dance & Drum Collective West African music and dance
Selma Arts Foundation Punjabi Bhangra dance
Teatro Visión de San José Chicano theater
Tulare County League of Mexican-American Women Mexican Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) crafts
Warrior Institute Hupa basket weaving
Women's Audio Mission Mongolian folk music
Ziya, Inc. Arabic-Persian calligraphy
2014
Arab Cultural & Community Center Arab arts and culture
Banteay Srei Southeast Asian arts and culture
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Bomba y Plena Workshop Puerto Rican bomba and plena
BrasArte Brazilian music and dance
California Chinese Orchestra Traditional Chinese music
California Indian Storytelling Association Native Californian storytelling
Calpulli Tonalehqueh Aztec arts and culture
Cambodian American Resource Agency Khmer arts and culture
Centro Binacional para el Desarrollo Indígena Oxaqueño Oaxacan arts and culture
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
Coachella Valley Housing Coalition Mexican ballet folklorico
Community Music Center Music
Coyote's Paw Native Northern Californian arts and culture
Croatian American Cultural Center Croatian arts and culture
Cultural Arts of Gold Congolese arts and culture
Danza Floricanto/USA Mexican folklorico dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
El Centro Cultural de México Mexican arts and culture
Esperanza del Valle Mexican folklorico dance
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Ginga Arts Afro-Brazilian capoeira
Glide Negro spirituals
Grupo Folklorico Los Girasoles Mexican folkloric dance
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Inglewood Cultural Arts Culture and arts
Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California Islamic arts and culture
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
Jun Daiko Japanese kumidaiko
Khmer Arts Academy Cambodian classical dance
Konkow Wailaki Maidu Indian Cultural Preservation Association Konkow Wailaki Maidu arts and culture
L.A. Samba Kids Brazilian Carnival traditions
LAGA, California Circle Kalinga backstrap weaving
Laotian-American Community of Fresno Lao arts and culture
Merced Lao Family Community, Inc. Lao arts and culture
Mindanao Lilang Lilang/Palabuniyan Kulintang Ensemble Filipino kulintang music
North American Guqin Association Chinese guqin
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir African American Gospel music
Omnira Institute African Diaspora arts and culture
OngDance Company Korean dance
Parangal Dance Company Filipino music and dance
Proyecto Purépecha Purépecha arts and culture
Raices Cultura Mexican arts and culture
Rara Tou Limen Haitian Dance Company Afro-Haitian dance
REACH LA LGBT house and ball culture
Regional Organization of Oaxaca Oaxacan arts and culture
Relámpago del Cielo, Inc. Mexican folkloric dance
Sekhou Senegal • Ousseynou Kouyate Cultural Dance & Drum Collective West African music and dance
Senderos (formerly Vive Oaxaca) Oaxacan arts and culture
SUKAY Andean music and dance
Susanville Indian Rancheria Northeastern Maidu, Northern Paiute, Northern Washoe and Pit River arts and cultures
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
Thai Community Arts and Cultural Center Thai arts and culture
The Music Circle Indian classical music
United Women of East Africa Support Team Somali, Ethiopian, and Eritrean cuisine
Wishtoyo Foundation Chumash arts and culture
Yuva Bharati Indian classical music and dance
2013
Asian American Performing Arts and Culture Center Asian arts and culture
Asociacion de la Pelota Mixteca de California Central Oaxacan pelota
Asociacion Mayab Maya arts and culture
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Cambodian American Association of America Cambodian arts and culture
Cambodian American Resource Agency Khmer arts and culture
Center for World Music World music
Centro de Unidad Popular Benito Juarez, Inc. Mixtec arts and culture
Chaksam-pa Tibetan Dance & Opera Company Tibetan drama, music, and dance
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
Coachella Valley Housing Coalition Mexican ballet folklorico
Comunidad Tlacolulence en los Angeles Oaxacan arts and culture
Croatian American Cultural Center Croatian arts and culture
Crosspulse Rhythm-based music and dance
Dance Kaiso Afro-Caribbean music and dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
Ethiopian Community & Cultural Center Ethiopian arts and culture
Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival Filipino arts and culture
Friends of Peralta Hacienda Historical Park Mien foodways, Cambodian classical music
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Glide Negro spirituals
Great Leap, Inc. Buddhist Obon song and dance
Grupo Cultura Yoso Nuu Viko Oaxacan music
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Ile Omode African arts and culture
Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California Islamic arts and culture
JC Culture Foundation Chinese dance
Khaley Adouna African Dance & Drum African dance and drum
Khmer Arts Academy Cambodian classical dance
Kings Cultural Center Multicultural arts and culture
L.A. Commons West African drumming
La Peña Cultural Center Latino arts and culture
LAGA, California Circle Kalinga backstrap weaving
Laotian-American Community of Fresno Lao arts and culture
Maqueos Music Traditional Oaxacan music
Merced Lao Family Community, Inc. Lao arts and culture
Migrantes Mixtecos San Pablo Tjaltepec Oaxacan arts and culture
Nā Lei Hulu I Ka Wēkiu Hawaiian hulu
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir African American Gospel music
Omnira Institute African Diaspora arts and culture
P.A.R.T.I. Program African American step-dancing
Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum Pacific Island arts and culture
Pacific Talent Academy of the Arts Pacific Island arts and culture
Plaza de la Raza Los Angeles arts and culture
Rara Tou Limen Haitian Dance Company Afro-Haitian dance
REACH LA LGBT house and ball culture
Regional Organization of Oaxaca Oaxacan arts and culture
Relámpago del Cielo, Inc. Mexican folkloric dance
Sangati Community Center for South Asian Music Indian classical music
Search to Involve Pilipino Americans Pilipino arts and culture
Self Help Graphics & Art Latino arts and culture
Susanville Indian Rancheria Northeastern Maidu, Northern Paiute, Northern Washoe and Pit River arts and cultures
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
True Colors Mural Project Mexican and Chican@ murals
Vietnamese American Arts & Letters Association Vietnamese arts and culture
2012
ABADÁ-Capoeira San Francisco Afro-Brazilian capoeira
Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose South Indian Bharatanatyam
Academy of Hawaiian Arts Hawaiian arts
Arab Cultural & Community Center Arab arts and culture
Asian American Performing Arts and Culture Center Asian arts and culture
Ballet Folklorico Nuestra Raices Mexican folkloric dance
Banteay Srei Southeast Asian arts and culture
Bay Area Flamenco Partnership Spanish Flamenco
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Blue Creek Ah-Pah Traditional Yurok Village Yurok arts and culture
California Indian Basketweavers Association Native California basketweaving
Calpulli Tonalehqueh Aztec arts and culture
Cambodian American Resource Agency Khmer arts and culture
Camp Fareta West African dance and drumming
Centro Binacional para el Desarrollo Indígena Oxaqueño Oaxacan arts and culture
Centro de Unidad Popular Benito Juarez, Inc. Mixtec arts and culture
Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria Native Californian arts and culture
Chitresh Das Dance Company North Indian Kathak dance
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
East European Folklife Center Balkan arts and culture
El Centro Cultural de México Mexican arts and culture
Fandango sin Fronteras Mexican son jarocho
FilAm ARTS Filipino arts and culture
Frente Indígena de Organizaciones Binacionales Indigenous Mexican arts and culture
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Genryu Arts Japanese taiko
Glide Negro spirituals
Grupo Folklorico Los Girasoles Mexican folkloric dance
Heyday California arts and cultures
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Holistic Honu Wellness Center Hawaiian healing arts
Hula On! Productions Hawaiian hula
Ile Omode African arts and culture
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
JC Culture Foundation Chinese dance
Kalingas-North America Network Kalinga arts and culture
Karuk Tribe Karuk arts and culture
Khmer Arts Academy Cambodian classical dance
Kitka Eastern European women's vocals
Kodo Arts Sphere America Japanese taiko
Lahydi Dance Theater Guinean music and dance
Mas Makers Massive Trinidadian Carnival arts and traditions
Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts Latino arts and culture
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir African American Gospel music
Pacific Islander Health Partnership Pacific Islander arts and culture
Pacific Talent Academy of the Arts Pacific Island arts and culture
Parks Foundation of Monterey County California arts and cultures
PASACAT Philippine Performing Arts Company Philippine traditional arts
Pony Highway Productions American folklife
Rara Tou Limen Haitian Dance Company Afro-Haitian dance
Relámpago del Cielo, Inc. Mexican folkloric dance
Rondalla Club of Los Angeles Pilipino rondalla
Sekhou Senegal • Ousseynou Kouyate Cultural Dance & Drum Collective West African music and dance
Self Help Graphics & Art Latino arts and culture
Stepology American tap dance
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
The Music Circle Indian classical music
Voice of Roma Romani arts and culture
Wiyot Tribe Cultural Heritage Center Wiyot arts and culture
Yiddishkayt Yiddish arts and culture
2011
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland African American Quilting
Ali Akbar College of Music North Indian classical music
Arab Cultural & Community Center Arab arts and culture
Banteay Srei Southeast Asian arts and culture
Bay Area Flamenco Partnership Spanish Flamenco
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Bomba y Plena Workshop Puerto Rican bomba and plena
California Chinese Orchestra Traditional Chinese music
Cambodian Community Development, Inc. Cambodian arts and culture
Center for Multicultural Cooperation Multicultural arts and culture
Central California Alliance for the Preservation of Mariachi Mexican mariachi
Centro Binacional para el Desarrollo Indígena Oxaqueño Oaxacan arts and culture
Chaksam-pa Tibetan Dance & Opera Company Tibetan drama, music, and dance
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
CubaCaribe Caribbean music and dance
dA Center for the Arts Chicano arts and culture
Dance Kaiso Afro-Caribbean music and dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
El Centro Cultural de México Mexican arts and culture
El Teatro Campesino Mexican carpa theater
Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians Fernandeño Tataviam arts and culture
FilAm ARTS Filipino arts and culture
Filipino American Development Foundation Filipino arts and culture
First Night Monterey Mexican folk dance
Galería de la Raza Chicano/Latino arts
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Hernandez Mariachi Heritage Society Mexican mariachi
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
JIMENA: Jews Indigenous to the Middle East and North Africa Mizrahi and Sephardic Jewish arts and culture
KlezCalifornia, Inc. Jewish klezmer music
Kodo Arts Sphere America Japanese taiko
Konkow Wailaki Maidu Indian Cultural Preservation Association Konkow Wailaki Maidu arts and culture
Living the Tradition Hungarian duda
Merced Lao Family Community, Inc. Lao arts and culture
Movimiento Cultural de la Union Indígena Oaxacan arts and culture
Museum of the African Diaspora African Diaspora arts and culture
Nā Lei Hulu I Ka Wēkiu Hawaiian hulu
Oakland Asian Cultural Center Asian and Pacific Islander arts and culture
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir African American Gospel music
Omnira Institute African Diaspora arts and culture
Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum Pacific Island arts and culture
Parangal Dance Company Filipino music and dance
Pride of Erin Ceili Dancers Irish folk dance
Relámpago del Cielo, Inc. Mexican folkloric dance
Search to Involve Pilipino Americans Pilipino arts and culture
Sekhou Senegal • Ousseynou Kouyate Cultural Dance & Drum Collective West African music and dance
Stepology American tap dance
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
Voice of Roma Romani arts and culture
Women's Audio Mission Mongolian folk music
Yuva Bharati Indian classical music and dance
2010
Arab Cultural & Community Center Arab arts and culture
Asian-American Resource Center Asian-American arts and culture
Banteay Srei Southeast Asian arts and culture
Bay Area Flamenco Partnership Spanish Flamenco
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Blue Creek Ah-Pah Traditional Yurok Village Yurok arts and culture
Cambodian Community Development, Inc. Cambodian arts and culture
Camp Fareta West African dance and drumming
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
CubaCaribe Caribbean music and dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
Ektaa Center Indian arts and culture
Familia Indigena Unida Mixtec arts and culture
Fresh Meat Productions LGBT arts and culture
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Global Women Intact African dance and drumming
Ink People Center for the Arts Folk & traditional arts
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
Jewish Music Festival Jewish music
Kayamanan Ng Lahi Philippine Folk Arts Philippine arts and culture
KlezCalifornia, Inc. Jewish klezmer music
Kodo Arts Sphere America Japanese taiko
Lahydi Dance Theater Guinean music and dance
LIKHA Pilipino Folk Ensemble Pilipino music and dance
Merced Lao Family Community, Inc. Lao arts and culture
Mexican Heritage Corporation Mexican arts and culture
Mindanao Lilang Lilang/Palabuniyan Kulintang Ensemble Filipino kulintang music
Mono Basketweavers Mono basketry
Nā Lei Hulu I Ka Wēkiu Hawaiian hulu
North American Guqin Association Chinese guqin
Oakland Asian Cultural Center Asian and Pacific Islander arts and culture
P.A.R.T.I. Program African American step-dancing
Pilipino Workers' Center Pilipino arts and culture
Pride of Erin Ceili Dancers Irish folk dance
Rara Tou Limen Haitian Dance Company Afro-Haitian dance
REACH LA LGBT house and ball culture
San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans Asian Pacific Islander American arts and culture
Sangati Community Center for South Asian Music Indian classical music
Siskiyou Arts Council Japanese taiko
Stepology American tap dance
The Music Circle Indian classical music
Voice of Roma Romani arts and culture
Winnemem Wintu Tribe Winnemem Wintu arts and culture
2009
Advocates for Indigenous California Language Survival Native Californian languages and cultures
Au Co Vietnamese Cultural Center Vietnamese arts and culture
Bay Area Blues Society African American blues
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Black Storytellers of San Diego African American storytelling
California Chinese Orchestra Traditional Chinese music
California Indian Storytelling Association Native Californian storytelling
Cambodian Community Development, Inc. Cambodian arts and culture
Capoeira Mandinga Afro-Brazilian capoeira
Centro de Unidad Popular Benito Juarez, Inc. Mixtec arts and culture
Chaksam-pa Tibetan Dance & Opera Company Tibetan drama, music, and dance
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
Coyote's Paw Native Northern Californian arts and culture
Croatian American Cultural Center Croatian arts and culture
CubaCaribe Caribbean music and dance
De Rompe y Raja Cultural Association Afro-Peruvian music and dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
El Centro Cultural de México Mexican arts and culture
Esperanza del Valle Mexican folklorico dance
Familia Indigena Unida Mixtec arts and culture
Filipino American Development Foundation Filipino arts and culture
Fresh Meat Productions LGBT arts and culture
Gadung Kasturi Balinese Dance and Music Balinese dance & music
Galería de la Raza Chicano/Latino arts
Garifuna American Heritage Foundation United Garifuna arts and culture
Global Women Intact African dance and drumming
Haitian Dance and Drum Retreat Haitian dance and drumming
Halau 'O Kawainuhi Hawaiian hula
HanNuRi Korean American Cultural Troupe Korean pungmul
Hmong Association of Long Beach, Inc. Hmong arts and culture
Kawaiisu Language & Cultural Center Kawaiisu language and culture
Khmer Arts Academy Cambodian classical dance
Kodo Arts Sphere America Japanese taiko
Kulintang Arts, Inc. Pilipino arts and culture
Lahydi Dance Theater Guinean music and dance
Living the Tradition Hungarian duda
Maya Vision Mayan arts and culture
North American Guqin Association Chinese guqin
Oakland Asian Cultural Center Asian and Pacific Islander arts and culture
Odissi Vilas: Sacred Dance of India Northeast Indian Odissi
Producciones de Martin Guatemalan marimba
REACH LA LGBT house and ball culture
Riverside Public Library's Inlandia Institute Inland Empire arts and culture
Sangati Community Center for South Asian Music Indian classical music
South County Historical Society Japanese American gardening
Stepology American tap dance
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
Venezuelan Music Project Venezuelan folk music
Voice of Roma Romani arts and culture
2008
ABADÁ-Capoeira San Francisco Afro-Brazilian capoeira
Arab Cultural & Community Center Arab arts and culture
Armenian Museum Armenian arts and culture
Bay Area Boricuas Puerto Rican arts and culture
Bay Area Flamenco Partnership Spanish Flamenco
Bayside Community Center Immigrant arts and culture
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
Blue Creek Ah-Pah Traditional Yurok Village Yurok arts and culture
California Indian Storytelling Association Native Californian storytelling
Camp Fareta West African dance and drumming
Chan Kahal Asociacion Yucateca de Marin, Inc. Mayan arts and culture
Cloverdale Rancheria of Pomo Indians Cloverdale Pomo arts and culture
Croatian American Cultural Center Croatian arts and culture
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
Door Dog Music Productions World music
Esperanza del Valle Mexican folklorico dance
First Night Monterey Mexican folk dance
Fresh Meat Productions LGBT arts and culture
Friends of Peralta Hacienda Historical Park Mien foodways, Cambodian classical music
Gadung Kasturi Balinese Dance and Music Balinese dance & music
Genryu Arts Japanese taiko
Hula On! Productions Hawaiian hula
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
Jewish Music Festival Jewish music
Kalingas-North America Network Kalinga arts and culture
Kárpátok Hungarian Folk Ensemble Hungarian folk dance
Kawaiisu Language & Cultural Center Kawaiisu language and culture
Khmer Arts Academy Cambodian classical dance
Kodo Arts Sphere America Japanese taiko
Konkow Wailaki Maidu Indian Cultural Preservation Association Konkow Wailaki Maidu arts and culture
Lahydi Dance Theater Guinean music and dance
Mindanao Lilang Lilang/Palabuniyan Kulintang Ensemble Filipino kulintang music
Ne'ayuh Native Southern Californian arts and culture
North American Guqin Association Chinese guqin
Northern California Korean Dance Association Korean dance
Oakland Asian Cultural Center Asian and Pacific Islander arts and culture
Odissi Vilas: Sacred Dance of India Northeast Indian Odissi
Pacific Islander Health Partnership Pacific Islander arts and culture
Rara Tou Limen Haitian Dance Company Afro-Haitian dance
Riverside Public Library's Inlandia Institute Inland Empire arts and culture
Voice of Roma Romani arts and culture
WorldBeat Center African arts and culture
2007
Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose South Indian Bharatanatyam
Advocates for Indigenous California Language Survival Native Californian languages and cultures
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum Cahuilla arts and culture
Ali Akbar College of Music North Indian classical music
Asian Art Museum Asian arts and cultures
Bay Area Boricuas Puerto Rican arts and culture
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Old time fiddling and music
BrasArte Brazilian music and dance
California Association for Music Education Music education
Camp Fareta West African dance and drumming
Carolina Lugo's Brisas de Españas Flamenco Dance Company Spanish Flamenco
Center for Bridging Communities Somali arts and culture
Charya Burt Cambodian Dance Company Cambodian classical dance
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
Croatian American Cultural Center Croatian arts and culture
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
Dimensions Dance Theater African dance
FilAm ARTS Filipino arts and culture
Friends of Negro Spirituals Negro spirituals
Friends of Peralta Hacienda Historical Park Mien foodways, Cambodian classical music
Japanese Cultural Fair Japanese arts and culture
Jewish Music Festival Jewish music
Ke Po'okela Cultural Foundation Hawaiian arts and culture
Kitka Eastern European women's vocals
Korean Youth Cultural Center Korean arts and culture
Kulintang Arts, Inc. Pilipino arts and culture
Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir African American folk music
Mas Makers Massive Trinidadian Carnival arts and traditions
Pacific Islander Community Council Pacific Islander arts and culture
Persian American Cultural Center Persian arts and culture
San Francisco International Arts Festival World arts and cultures
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles Quilts and textiles
Stepology American tap dance
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
vivaARTS Network African American textiles
WorldBeat Center African arts and culture
Yuval Ron Music Middle Eastern music
2006
ABADÁ-Capoeira San Francisco Afro-Brazilian capoeira
Advocates for Indigenous California Language Survival Native Californian languages and cultures
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum Cahuilla arts and culture
Chinese Performing Arts Foundation Chinese classical music
Chitresh Das Dance Company North Indian Kathak dance
City of San Fernando's Mariachi Master-Apprentice Program Mexican mariachi music
Croatian American Cultural Center Croatian arts and culture
Danzantes Unidos Mexican folkloric dance
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company West African music, dance, and theater
FilAm ARTS Filipino arts and culture
Friends of Peralta Hacienda Historical Park Mien foodways, Cambodian classical music
Genryu Arts Japanese taiko
Ink People Center for the Arts Folk & traditional arts
Institute of Native Knowledge Klamath arts and culture
Ke Po'okela Cultural Foundation Hawaiian arts and culture
Khmer Arts Academy Cambodian classical dance
Kim Eung Hwa Korean Dance Academy Korean traditional dance
Kinnara, Inc. Japanese taiko and gagaku
Kodo Arts Sphere America Japanese taiko
Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center Mexican arts and culture
Los Lupeños de San José Mexican folkloric dance
Maafa: Black Holocaust Ritual African and African American arts and culture
Nā Lei Hulu I Ka Wēkiu Hawaiian hulu
Ne'ayuh Native Southern Californian arts and culture
Obakòso Drum & Dance Ensemble Afro-Cuban folkloric music and dance
Odissi Vilas: Sacred Dance of India Northeast Indian Odissi
San Jose Multicultural Artists Guild African-American, women, and Chicano/Latino arts
Teatro de la Tierra Mexican carpa theater
Unity Council Latino arts and culture
Voice of Roma Romani arts and culture