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Awarding $10 Million to Help Strengthen Chicago Organizations and Prevent Violence

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Supporting Nonfiction Media Makers From Diverse Backgrounds

$5.7 million in grants to seven organizations will support professional nonfiction media makers

Meet the 2016 MacArthur Fellows

23 Extraordinarily Creative People Who Inspire Us All
Gene Luen Yang
Graphic Novelist
Perspectives - Tara Magner
Chicago Responds to Federal Immigration Orders
Nuclear Challenges
Awarding $4.4 Million to Reduce Nuclear Risks
On Nigeria
Nearly $9 Million to Advance Accountability and Reduce Corruption in Nigeria
Daniel Huttenlocher Elected to Chair MacArthur Board of Directors
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