The Wallace Foundation

Program Funding Area: 
Arts, Culture & Humanities
Youth Development
Geographic Funding Focus: 
Populations Served: 
All Populations
Children & Youth
Does the grantmaker accept LOI or proposals?: 
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About Us: 

Mission/ Giving Statement: To improve learning and enrichment opportunities for children. We do this by supporting and sharing effective ideas and practices.

Grantmaking Program Areas: School Leadership; After School; Arts Education; Summer and Expanded Learning; Audience Development for the Arts

Grantmaking Program Area Descriptions: 

School Leadership: Strengthening the leadership of principals and other key figures in school to improve student achievement.

After School: Helping cities improve access to high-quality after-school programs through coordination of the work of nonprofits, government and other groups.

Arts Education: Expanding arts learning opportunities for children and teens in school and beyond.

Summer and Expanded Learning: Supporting school district and other efforts to expand learning time during summer and the regular school day or year.

Audience Development for the Arts: Supporting arts organizations to develop and test ideas for reaching new audiences so that many more people might enjoy the benefits of the arts.

Application Instructions: LOI instructions available online. The Foundation identifies and evaluates prospective grantees nationwide through the issuance of RFPs or other careful screening processes. Unsolicited proposals are rarely funded.

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Contact Information
Best Method of Contact: 
Letter of Inquiry
Street Address: 
General Management
Address Line 2: 
5 Penn Plaza, 7th Floor
New York
New York
ZIP Code: 
(212) 251-9700
(212) 679-6990
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Last Updated Date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 2:28pm
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