M&M Fisher - Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation



The Sphinx Organization is a Detroit-based agency dedicated to transforming lives through the power of diversity in the arts.

Project Awarded

Sphinx Overture: This grant supports the Sphinx Overture beginning violin and music education program in the Brighmoor community. Overture is the only beginning string instrument program available at Gompers and Detroit Community elementary schools.

Overture Summer Program: The grant provides support to continue the work of Overture in the Brightmoor community for one week during the summer months.

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A participant in Sphinx’s 2016 Overture Summer Camp pictured here on a field trip to the National Arab American Museum.

Sphinx President and Artistic Director Afa Dworkin, Joselyn Hernandez (Overture Student Representative) and former First Lady Michelle Obama are pictured here at the National Arts and Humanities Youth program Award ceremony in 2016.