The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Through our grants, The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation seeks to improve the built environment, to enhance the city through the arts, to use investigative reporting to strengthen our democracy, and to ameliorate the effects of low wages.
On February 20, 2014, over 1,500 people celebrated The Power of Neighborhoods at the 20th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards. The event honored the achievements of 10 awardees, including the recipients of the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design.
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Judy Ledgerwood, a Chicago-based painter and educator, was the recipient of The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Individual Artist Award in 2007. Her a solo exhibition at The Graham Foundation, titled Chromatic Patterns for the Graham Foundation, is on view through April 5, 2014.The site specific installation has transformed the ...continue reading ...
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law $80,000 10/02/13 General operating support Chicago, IL Economic Opportunity
The Side Project Theatre Company $16,000 10/17/13 General operating Chicago, IL Small Theater & Dance
The Haymarket Opera Company $6,000 10/18/13 General operating Chicago, IL Small Theater & Dance
The Cultural Landscape Foundation $10,000 08/02/13 General operating support. final grant Washington, DC Built Environment