Oneness Project Grants and Tithes Report Years 2000 – 2008
 

Summary

Between January 2000 and December 2008 Oneness Project awarded grants and donations to support the Dances of Universal Peace worldwide. In addition to totals below, OP has also offered thousands of dollars in scholarships to events each year.

The grant awards and tithes during these years break down as follows:

 

Project Grants

Micro Grants

Unity Council MTG

DLT

Tom Braveheart

Dance
Libraries

Dance Network

Totals

2000

$25,000

     

-

    $19,584

$44,584

2001

$50,950

     

  $16,313

$1,500   $10,002

$78,765

2002

$26,125

     

$4,209

$1,500   $6,000

$37,834

2003

$51,484

     

  $23.587

$1,800 $1,426 $8,001

$94,299

2004

$79,358

     

  $18,226

$2,600 $609 $6,744

 $114,281

 2005   $64,634         $28,688         $585       $630 $9,000  $103,537
 2006   $74,117 $4,970       $23,804      $1,075    $2,880 $14,879  $136,605
2007 $75,703 $4,925 $4,421 $4,051 $53,563 $1,000 $2,774 $25,271 $171,708
2008 $54,172 $5,700 $4,557 $6,771 $67,067 $1,162 $1,367 $19,652 $160,448

Totals

$501,543

$15,595 $8,978 $10,822

$235,457

$11,222    $9,686 $127,605

 $912,436

Project Grants
Project grants supported a variety of activities to develop the Dances, including teacher travel, camps, retreats, music projects, purchase of
Dance tents and other activities. The following table presents statistics on the geographic distribution of grant awards over the 8 years of the program.

Awards by Region as a Percentage of Total Award

 

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005 2006 2007 2008

North America

34%

46%

10%

34%

38%

30% 31% 20% 5%

Eastern Europe

30%

6%

16%

4%

13%

5% 8% 8% 21%

Western Europe

-

35%

39%

28%

20%

11% 7% 5% 8%

Russia

8%

12%

10%

5%

4%

19% 7% 3% 18%

South America

20%

-

30%

12%

19%

23% 12% 20% 18%

Oceana

-

-

-

16%

5%

12% 6% - 2%

India

10%

-

-

-

-

- - - -
Middle East - - - - - - 7% -  
International               44% 28%

Total Awards

$25,000

$50,950

$26,125

$51,484

$79,358

$63,050 $74,117 $75,703 $54,172

Dance Leader Training (DLT) Grants

Oneness Project also supported training of new Dance leaders by underwriting a portion of the tuition and travel to attend qualified training activities. Grants were mostly given directly to individuals. This table presents the distribution of those awards.

 

2001

#

2002

#

2003

#

2004

#

2005 # 2006 # 2007 # 2008 #

Oceana

 

 

 

 

 

 

$2,269

14

$1,000   2 $32,16    9 $3,220 9 $13,354 41

Eastern Europe

 

 

$317

2

$755

3

$1,635

8

$2,094   3 $2,648 ? $1,125 9 $1,460 12

Europe

 

 

$2,450

5

$4,500

10

$1,000

2

$5,017 18 $800    3 $9,263 28 $10,789 27

Russia

 

 

 

 

  $6,270

?

  $2,000

?

$1,651   8 $2,624  42 $3,240 27 $6,531 27

North America

$10,053

24

$1,442

8

$6,484

24

$4,247

21

$12,702 47 $8,941  42 $15,241 67 $23,038 81

South America

$6,260

?

 

 

$5,578

18

$9,075

32

$6,226 20 $5,575  18 $14,200 27 $16,322 31

Total Awards

$16,313

 

$4,209

 

$23,587

 

$18,226

 

    $23,804   $46,389   $71,674  

Total # Grantees

 

?

 

15

 

55

 

77

  99   138+   167   227

 

Dance Network Organizations and SRI

OP began tithing from its endowment fund revenues to dance network organizations in year 2000. This table presents a breakdown of Tithes, Special Grants and Gifts Given during this period.

  SRI MTG/Unity Council   INDUP PW Pubs PW-NA Totals
Peaceworks Center for DUP
2000 $4,896   $14,688       $19,584
2001   $5,001 $5,001       $10,002
2002 $3,000   $3,000       $6,000
2003 $8,001           $8,001
2004       $2,248 $2,248 $2,248 $6,744
2005       $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $9,000
2006       $11,551   3,328 $14,879
2007   $8,472   $18,953   6,318 $33,743
2008   $11,328   $19,652     $30,980
Totals $15,897 $24,801 $22,689 $55,404 $5,248 $14,894 $138,933

SRI – Sufi Ruhaniat International
MTG
–Mentor Teachers Guild