podcast Interview

Compton Foundation Art as a Strategy for Change

Animating Democracy’s most recent funder portrait, Art as a Strategy for Change, by Ann McQueen features the Compton Foundation. Discover how Compton supports the arts, including individual artists and filmmakers, with the explicit intention of amplifying critical issues in a way that blends the personal, political, emotional, and intellectual. This portrait is part of a series of brief papers and podcast interviews featuring funders who are supporting arts and culture as a creative strategy to achieve community building and development goals, civic engagement, or social justice goals.

•View the full portrait
•Listen to a podcast interview by Ann McQueen with Executive Director of the Compton Foundation Foundation, Ellen Friedman, and Program Director at the Compton Foundation, Jennifer Sokolove
•View the profile for the Moxie Institute

Grantee Facts

Name:
Groundswell Fund

Project Name:
Catalyst Fund

Amount Granted:
$50,000