The Patrons office is happy to announce the generous grant of $50,000 on behalf of the California Chapter. The grant supports an augmented exhibition of objects from the Vatican Ethnological Collection at the Bowers Museum of Cultural Art in Orange County, California. Currently, the de Young Museum in San Francisco is presenting The Objects of Belief exhibition which will travel to the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, California in September, 2013. The significantly augmented exhibition is entitled Gods & Gifts: Vatican Ethnological Collection. Many thanks to the members of The California Patrons of the Arts!