At the Kravis Center, we’re committed to enriching the lives of students and educators in Palm Beach County and throughout South Florida by providing engaging and enlightening arts education programs. Whether you’re looking to enhance your classroom lessons, to expose your students to indelible cultural experiences or to discover ways to harness the power of the arts for teaching, our diverse array of programming delivers in a big way.
A HEARTFELT THANK YOU GOES TO…
Allan and Linda Adelson
Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation
Helen S. and Merrill L. Bank Foundation
Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Ms. Jane Beasley
Rita and Charles Bronfman
Caring Friends Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Co-Trustee
The Chastain Charitable Foundation
Ricki Gail Conway / The Doris & Stanley Tananbaum Foundation
MLDauray Arts Initiative in honor of Leonard and Sophie Davis
Lawrence J. and Florence A. DeGeorge Charitable Trust
Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.
The Harriett M. Eckstein New Art Fund
First Horizon Foundation
M&T Bank / Wilmington Trust
Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation Arts & Culture Fund of Community Foundation
for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Edith Hall Friedheim/Eric Friedheim Foundation
Herbert and Elaine Gimelstob
Jerome and Dr. Barbara Golden
William Randolph Hearst Foundation
Rick and Rosemary Johnston
The JPB Foundation
JP Morgan Chase & Co.
InSIGHT Through Education, Inc.
Robert and Marjie Kargman
Irene and Jim Karp
Kids’ Dreams, Inc.
Leonard and Norma Klorfine Foundation
Raymond and Bessie Kravis Foundation
George T. and Ruth C. Laboda Foundation
Maxine R. Marks
Cathleen McFarlane Foundation, Inc.
Mrs. Harriet L. Miller
Mr. and Mrs. James Nobel
Nancy and Jay Parker
Gary and Katherine Parr
Michael and Margaret Picotte Foundation
PNC Arts Alive
Publix Super Market Charities
RBC Wealth Management
Suzanne G. Reis Arts Education Fund
J.M. Rubin Foundation
Beth K. Schwartz
Donald and Linda Silpe
Bonnie and Steven Stern
The Stiller Family Foundation
Bonnie and Tom Strauss
U.S. Bank Foundation
We offer our special thank you to the School Board of Palm Beach County and the leadership of our neighboring school districts. Your continued support and cooperation have opened doors for the area’s young people.
The Education and Community Outreach programs of the Kravis Center are made possible through the guidance of the Board of Directors and the following standing committees:
|Penny Bank, Chair||Paula Katz|
|Sherry Barrat, Ex Officio||Norma Klorfine|
|Linda Adelson||Cleve Maloon|
|Eileen Berman||Maxine R. Marks|
|Elinor Bernstein||Zelda Mason|
|Bill Bone||Jane Lorber Morrow|
|Ricki Gail Conway||Ronald Meshberg|
|Lourdes Fanjul||Katherine Parr|
|Debra Elmore||Eileen Weiler Judell|
|John D. Herrick||Elaine Rothenberg|
|Bradley Hurston||Ari Rifkin|
|Madeline Fink||Beth Schwartz|
|Marcie Gorman-Althof||Ellen Shapiro|
|Nita Glickberg||Bonnie Strauss|
|Michelle Jacobs||Robbi Toll|
COMMUNITY RELATIONS COMMITTEE
Bradley J. Hurston, Chair
Sherry Barrat, Ex Officio
Lee A. Hooks
John E. Jenkins
Orville Lawton, PhD.
Allyson Dupree Smith
EDUCATION AND OUTREACH TEAM
Georgiana Young, Senior Director of Programming
Tracy C. Butler, Director of Education
Vanessa Young, Director of Community Outreach
Keena Gumbinner, Education Associate
Bernie Pino, Education Associate
Miranda Hawkins, Education Assistant
EDUCATION BY THE NUMBERS
7,223 students attended 55 S*T*A*R Series performances of 14 productions
47,631 students viewed 117 Kravis Classroom Connection Series virtual presentations
3,562 students attended 26 performances of 3 presentations through the Kravis-On-The-Road Series.
40 students took part in the ArtScholars program, attending 4 performances and discussions with artists in conjunction with performances.
85 students took part in the Kravis On Broadway Youth Initiative.
390 teachers participated in the Professional Development events that were presented throughout the year.
A total of patrons 1,310 attended the various ArtSmart classes and lectures.
2,964 students participated in 100 Student Arts Enrichment programs.
155 students and teachers participated in our Student and Educator Rush Ticket Program.
Numbers displayed are from the 2021-2022 Season