Recent Grants

photo by John Rogers, courtesy of Duke Performances

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Arts /
2019

CLICK! Photography Festival

Durham, NC
$10,000

Support for the Programming Innovations for Click! (PIC) Grants, which will allow artists/arts organizations to produce and stage their own original photo programming during the Festival

K-12 Education /
2018

Communities in Schools of Durham

Durham, NC
$10,000

Sustainable Living & Me integrates science, history, math, and English in an agricultural and biology-focused summer enrichment program that includes a teaching garden.

K-12 Education /
2018

Communities in Schools of Wake County

Raleigh, NC
$10,000

Project CHAMPS is a pilot CIS Wake program that will provide specialized, experiential learning, preparing K-8 students for postsecondary opportunities and the 21st century workforce.

K-12 Education /
2018

Community Health Coalition

Durham, NC
$10,000

Koalition Kids for Health “My View of A Healthy World” Photovoice Project uses digital photography to improve students’ literacy levels and critical thinking through the examination of health issues in their communities.

Other /
2019

Duke Memorial United Methodist

Durham, NC
5,000

For annual support. This grant reflects the long history shared by the church, Mary Duke Biddle, and the Biddle Foundation.

Other /
2018

Duke Memorial United Methodist

Durham, NC
5,000

For annual support. The foundation doesn’t typically support construction or renovation projects. This grant reflects the long history between Duke Memorial, Mary Duke Biddle, and the Biddle Foundation.

Other /
2020

Duke Memorial United Methodist Church

Durham, NC
5,000.00

For Annual Support.  This grant reflects the long history shared by the church, Mary Duke Biddle and the Biddle Foundation.

Arts /
2018

Durham Art Guild

Durham, NC
$10,000

The Marketing and Catalyzing Project for the Guild’s Art@Work Program elevates awareness and utilization of program services and benefits by local artists and local businesses

This grant is made through an estate gift to MDBF from the Jenny Lillian Semans Koortbojian Trust.  Jenny was a granddaughter of Mary Duke Biddle.

Arts /
2018

Durham Arts Council

Durham, NC
$10,000

Support for the Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artists awards, professional development project grants to individual artists residing in Durham, Orange, Chatham, Person and Granville Counties through a competitive application process. This grant reflects the long history shared by the Durham Arts Council and the Biddle Foundation.

Arts /
2019

Durham Arts Council

Durham, NC
75,000

Support to build a strong development and communications program to grow and sustain contributed support, which can then provide increased funding to arts organizations and artists. This grant will be paid over three years and was made by invitation.