Flagship Initiatives Grantees

The Broad

The Broad is a contemporary art museum on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles founded by Eli and Edythe Broad, who have dedicated five decades to building one of the world’s leading collections of postwar and contemporary art. Guided by the Broads’ vision of making contemporary art accessible to the widest possible audience, The Broad… Read more »


The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage at Santa Monica College opened in October 2008 to bring theater, dance, film, opera, musicals and symphony and chamber orchestras to Westside audiences. Supported by a $10 million programming endowment from The Broad Foundation, The Broad Stage has drawn headline artists to perform at the 499-seat intimate theater. In… Read more »

Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard is a globally renowned genomics institute that has created a pioneering model of biomedical science. With more than 2,500 scientists, the Broad Institute uses cutting-edge genomic research to advance the understanding and treatment of cancer, heart disease, psychiatric disorders and diabetes among hundreds of… Read more »