Funders

Kala gratefully acknowledges support from the following foundations, agencies and corporations:

Alameda County Arts Commission, Archer Patterson Family Foundation, Art 4 Moore Fund of Tides Foundation, Austin Kahle Foundation, Bayer Healthcare, City of Berkeley/Berkeley Civic Arts Program, Berkeley Public Ed Fund, UC Berkeley Chancellor’s Community Partnership Fund, California Arts Council, Cal Humanities: Community Stories Grant, Center for Cultural Innovation, Clif Bar Family Foundation, Crescent Porter Hale Foundation, DHR Investment Counsel Ltd., Fleishhacker Foundation, Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund, Walter and Elise Haas Fund, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, In Dulci Jubilo, Inc., Mechanics Bank, Meyer Sound, Minuteman Press, National Endowment of the Arts, Oliver & Company, The Bernard Osher Foundation, Kenneth Rainin Foundation, Sharon Simpson/Simpson PSB Fund, Mercy and Roger Smullen Fund/Silicon Valley Community Foundation, The Sato Foundation, Sustainable Arts Foundation, Nancy and Rich Robbins/Wareham Development, The Bernard E. and Alba Witkin Charitable Foundation, Zellerbach Family Foundation, and thanks to our many generous individual members and donors.

In particular, we would like to extend special thanks to Kenneth Rainin Foundation for their significant support from their Open Spaces Program to fund Commons Archive, Sue Mark’s public art project at the Golden Gate Library. This support continues in the spirit of Print Public, Kala programs that foster increased arts participation with diverse and historically underserved communities in Kala’s neighborhood through socially engaged residencies and art-making activities at community hubs, advancing Kala’s efforts to support artists and create a vibrant and accessible creative community.