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The Wallace Foundation
The Wallace Foundation seeks to create opportunities for people to enrich themselves through better schools, enhanced community activities, and participation in the arts.
Mississippi Division of Tourism
The Mississippi Division of Tourism has a comprehensive look at travel in Mississippi. You can find information on up-to-date activities, attractions, events and information on visitor travel.
Imagine Mars Project
The Imagine Mars Project is a national arts, science and education initiative. Building on the success of the Mars Millennium Project. The Imagine Mars Web site is a teacher's portal to simple lesson plans and resources for K-12 students to design a futuristic Mars community.
National Arts and Disability Center
The National Arts and Disability Center is dedicated to promoting the full inclusion of children and adults with disabilities into the visual, performing, media and literary arts communities.
The National Endowment for the Arts
For guidelines and applications, visit this website or contact the Endowment at 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20506 or 202-682-5400.
This regional arts organization makes several different grants and services available for Mississippi organizations. For more information, contact the grants coordinator, at 404-874-7244, ext. 16 or visit the website.
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
Believing that “The arts are central to a flourishing democracy,” the Foundation makes grants in the areas of the arts, environment, health, Jewish life and interprogram, which include three special initiatives--democratic values, contemplative practice and the nonprofit sector. To find out about their grants process, contact the Foundation at The Nathan Cummings Foundation, 475 Tenth Avenue, Fourteenth Floor, New York, NY 10018. You may also call, 212-787-7300; fax 212-787-737; or visit their website.
The Phil Hardin Foundation
The Phil Hardin Foundation's vision is “to renew and rebuild communities and their economies by means of education.” Information about the Foundation and about submitting a grant proposal may be requested by mail, telephone or online. Write The Phil Hardin Foundation, P.O. Drawer 5533, Meridian, MS 39302. Call 601-483-4282. E-mail
Wal-Mart offers grants in communities it serves. To find out more, ask the manager at your local store or visit Wal-Mart online.
Target offers grants in communities it serves. To find out more, ask the manager at your local store or visit Target online.

Creative Capital

Creative Capital supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel and career development services. Their pioneering approach, inspired by venture capital principles, helps artists working in all creative disciplines realize their visions and build sustainable practices.

Fractured Atlas

Fractured Atlas empowers artists, arts organizations, and other cultural sector stakeholders by eliminating practical barriers to artistic expression, so as to foster a more agile and resilient cultural ecosystem.

National Endowment for the Arts – Office for Accessibility

The National Endowment for the Arts' Office for Accessibility is the advocacy-technical assistance arm of the Arts Endowment to make the arts accessible for people with disabilities, older adults, veterans, and people living in institutions.  The Office of Accessibility develops a wide range of partnerships with the public and private sectors.