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GRANTS AWARDED IN 2008

ARTS & CULTURE
American Stage Theatre -- $25,000 ($50,000 over 2 years).
Glazer Children's Museum -- $10,000 ($50,000 over 5 years).
Salvador Dali Museum -- $50,000 ($250,000 over 5 years) plus $5,000.
Friends of the Pasco County Library Systems, Inc. -- $5,000 ($10,000 over 2 years).
Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum -- $1,000.
St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts -- $25,000 ($150,000 over 5 years).
Tampa Bay History Center -- $10,000 ($50,000 over 5 years).
Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center -- $10,000.

EDUCATION
Nature Coast Envirothon -- $2,500.
Stetson University College of Law -- $3,000 ($9,000 over 3 years).
Hernando County Education Foundation -- $4,000 ($12,000 over 3 years).
Pinellas Education Foundation / Pinellas Council Teachers of English -- $2,500.
Florida Humanities Council -- $5,650.
Junior Achievement of West Central Florida, Inc. -- $7,500.
Eckerd College / Presidential Events Series -- $10,000. 
USF Foundation / College of Marine Science -- $10,000 ($50,000 over 5 years).

SOCIAL SERVICES
All Children's Hospital Foundation -- $50,000 ($250,000 over 5 years).
Salvation Army / Sallie House -- $25,000 ($50,000 over 2 years).
BBBS of Pinellas County and BBBS of Tampa Bay -- $25,000 ($50,000 over 2 years).
Help A Child Inc. -- $2,500.
YMCA of the Suncoast / Hernando YMCA -- $25,000 ($50,000 over 2 years).
Daystar Life Center -- $2,500.
Bayfront Health Foundation -- $20,000 ($100,000 over 5 years).
Greater Palm River POINT -- $5,000.
Pinellas County Urban League, Inc. -- $4,000.
St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital / in memory of Emily Lester, 2008 Barnes Scholarship winner -- $2,000.
St. Petersburg Free Clinic -- $3,500.
St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership / Homeless Initiative -- $10,000.
Nonprofit Leadership Center of Tampa Bay -- $2,000.

JOURNALISM / OTHER
American Press Institute -- $10,000 ($20,000 over 2 years).
Committee to Protect Journalists -- $10,000 ($30,000 over 3 years).
Florida Scholastic Press Association -- $1,000 ($10,000 over 5 years).
First Amendment Foundation -- $483.
Tampa Bay Association of Black Journalists -- $2,150.
Investigative Reporters & Editors Association -- $1,000.
NAMME Foundation -- $3,500.