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FY19 Grantees - Sister Cities Grant (SCG)

The Sister Cities Grant (SCG) provides one time project support and covers travel expenses to foster arts and humanities exchange between the District of Columbia and District of Columbia’s Sister Cities. This grant is unique to CAH grant collection in that it benefits the arts and humanities for both the District of Columbia and its Sister Cities. SCG objectives  focus  on providing artists, humanities practitioners, and arts organizations from the District of Columbia and the District’s Sister Cities the opportunity to engage in cultural exchange and development, increase  the quality of life by supporting a vibrant community identity through arts and humanities, and raise the profile of the District of Columbia to promote the city as a world class cultural capital.


Name Ward Amount
Alexis Gillespie 4 $14,500
Carl Walker 7 $17,800
Charles Jean-Pierre 5 $17,800
Christon Bacon 1 $18,300
Ira Tattelman 5 $18,500
Jean-Francis Varre 4 $17,800
Jonathan Tucker 5 $19,500
Lamont Carey 5 $8,500
Lely Constantinople 3 $19,600
Mazi Mutafa 1 $18,100
Monica Bose 1 $19,800
Regie Cabico 2 $18,700
Will Stephens 2 $17,900
  Total $226,800


Name Ward Amount
Company E, Inc. 1 $22,000
Dakshina/Daniel Phoenix Singh Dance Company 4 $22,000
DC Wheel Productions, Inc. 5 $27,000
International Arts & Artists 2 $22,000
The MusicianShip, DC 3 $25,000
Words Beats and Life Inc 1 $22,000
  Total $140,000

FY18 Sister Cities Grant (SCG) Grantees (click here)