Education | Arts & Culture

The Foundation supports artistic and cultural programs, especially those that encourage participation, and enrich the lives of children and disadvantaged members of the community. Education and cultivation of new and young patrons is encouraged.

2014 Grants Awarded

Avance, Inc. | San Antonio, TX | $37,500
Funding support for the 40th Anniversary Celebration and endowment Launch

Avance – Waco | Waco , TX | $55,000
Funding support for operational support (matching grant)

China Spring ISD | China Spring, TX | $8,928
Funding support to assist in salary support for additional behavioral counselor

College of William & Mary | Williamsburg, VA | $125,000
Funding support for Government Department building remodeling project

Girl Scouts of Central Texas | Waco, TX | $25,040
Funding support for the creation of a new EDGE Technology Center Chicago

Education Alliance / GWCII | Waco, TX | $25,000
Funding support for organizational transition

MAC Scholarship Program | Waco, TX | $60,000
Continued Scholarship Support

Open Door Preschool | Austin, TX | $25,000
Funding support for Project Helping Hands internal subsidy program

Prosper Waco – Project Link | Waco, TX | $255,000
Funding support for pilot program Project Link

Rapoport Academy | Waco, TX | $23,728
Funding support for the Leveled Literacy Intervention Program

Talitha Koum | Waco, TX | $53,700
Funding support for K-Ready Kids pilot project

Texas State Technical College | Waco, TX | $33,000
Funding support for various scholarship programs (Rapoport Emergency Tuition, Rapoport Legacy Award, and Rapoport Retention Scholarship)

United Jewish Communities | Jerusalem, Israel | $216,536
Construction for The Preforming Arts Center in Ma’a lot in  Northern Israel

University of Texas at Austin | Austin, TX | $433,330
Rapoport Service Scholarship Support – University of Texas

Waco Civic Theatre | Waco, TX | $50,627
Funding support of the purchase and installation of a sound system