Past Grants

Centro de Trabajadores Unidos en la Lucha
Minneapolis, MN, United States
Funding will support the CTUL Leadership School, developing the leadership of five retail cleaning workers to be organizers in the Campaign for Justice in Retail Cleaning.
$5,000.00
http://www.ctul.net
2012 Spring
Community Organizing
Chainbreaker Collective
Santa Fe, NM, United States
Funding would be used to support our Organizer Boot Camp pilot program, which will deep dive into the theory, skills and tactics of community organizing to prepare Chainbreaker members to be leaders for our Development Without Displacement civil rights and housing justice campaign.
$10,000.00
https://chainbreaker.org/
2017 Spring
Community Organizing, Education
Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign
Chicago, IL, USA
By targeting vacant, bank-owned buildings, this project trains unemployed and underemployed youth in the process of fixing up blighted properties so that these homes can provide low-income housing for homeless families.
$10,000.00
http://www.chicagoantieviction.org
2012 Fall
Community Organizing
Chinese Staff and Workers' Association
New York, NY
"Break the Chains Immigration Initiative"
$5,000.00
http://cswa.org
2006 Spring
Community Organizing
Choral Chameleon
New York, NY
Creation of program to promote choir
$2,850.00
http://choralchameleon.com
2009 Spring
Music
Cidadao Global
SUNNYSIDE, NY, United States
We will focus on organizing know-your-rights workshops, political empowerment and leadership building workshops, and trainings on how to organize the community and why it is important to organize. We will focus on the Brazilian immigrant community, especially low-income women and youth.
$5,000.00
http://www.cidadaoglobal.org/
2017 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
Circus Amok
Brooklyn, NY
Summer parks tour 2004
$3,000.00
http://circusamok.org
2003 Winter
Community Organizing
Citizens Accord Forum
Jerusalem, Israel
Capacity-building program for Palestinian and Jewish Israeli businesswomen
$10,000.00
http://caf.org.il
2008 Spring
Community Organizing
Citizens Coal Council
Bridgeville, PA
Workshop to learn laws affecting coalfield citizens
$6,000.00
http://citizenscoalcouncil.org
2011 Spring
Community Organizing
City Roots Community Land Trust
Rochester, New York, USA
City Roots Community Land Trust (CRCLT) stewards the permanent affordability of property and facilitates its best use as determined by community residents. A primary focus of our organization is securing permanently affordable homeownership and rental opportunities within our city.
$10,000.00
https://www.cityrootsclt.org
2018 Spring
Community Organizing
Civilian/Soldier Alliance
Baltimore, MD
summer organizing campaign
$5,320.00
http://civsol.org
2010 Spring
Community Organizing
Clean Air-Organizing for Health and Justice
Buffalo, NY, USA
Funds will be used to organize residents who live next to an abandoned American Axel plant that is leaking PCBs to win a clean up the site and force the current company operating on the site to develop and emergency management plan.
$10,000.00
http://www.cacwny.org
2015 Spring
Community Organizing
Coalition of Immokalee Workers
Immokalee, FL
Radio Consciencia, an immigrant workerradio station
$5,000.00
http://ciw-online.org
2005 Fall
Community Organizing
Coalition of Institutionalized Aged and Disabled
New York, NY
training for residents' rights
$2,242.00
http://ciadny.org
2010 Spring
Community Organizing
Coffee Strong
Olympia, WA
Organizing campaign for Stop-Lossed soliders
$10,000.00
http://coffeestrong.or
2009 Spring
Coleman Center for the Arts
York, AL
Teaching project on small-scale organic food production
$3,000.00
http://colemanarts.org
2009 Spring
Colibrí Center for Human Rights
Tucson, AZ, United States
Providing training in organizing, leadership, and media to family members of migrants who have died or disappeared attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border.
$12,305.00
http://www.colibricenter.org
2015 Fall
Community Organizing
College Works
Oakland, CA
College/SAT prep program to promote equal access to higher education
$6,000.00
2005 Fall
Education
Collegium Westchester
Ossining, NY
Concert of newly-composed and seldom-heard music
$1,000.00
http://collegiumwestchester.org
2003 Winter
Music
Colorado Jobs with Justice
Englewood, CO, United States
Popular Education Program on Labor History & Identity
$5,000.00
http://coloradojobswithjustice.blogspot.com
2013 Spring
Community Organizing
Columbia County Sanctuary Movement
Hudson, New York, United States
CCSM will launch a Family Preparedness Plan (FPP) and Know Your Rights Campaign which includes the printing, distribution, and completion of FPPs, expanding our network of legal services, and organizing Know Your Rights Trainings to empower immigrant families in Columbia County, NY.
$10,000.00
http://ccsm.me
2017 Spring
Community Organizing
Combatants for Peace
Beit Yehoshua, Israel
Documenting personal testimonies of Palestinian and Israeli former combatants
$9,850.00
http://cfpeace.org
2009 Fall
Community Organizing
Comet-me
Tel Aviv, Israel
Development of NGO in South Hebron Hills for energy self-sufficiency
$6,750.00
http://comet-me.org
2009 Spring
Community Organizing
Comite en Defensa del Pueblo
Columbus, NM
Create community organization in New Mexico border area, beginning with access to water
$5,475.00
http://comiteendefensadelpueblo.blogspot.com
2008 Fall
Community Organizing
Commn Ground of Eastern North Carolina Inc.
Kinston, North Carolina, USA
Common Ground ENC will hire professional landscape design assistance, and purchase recycling equipment needed to expand revenue-generating activity.
$2,000.00
http://www.facebook.com/commongroundenc
2012 Spring
Community Organizing
Communities Helping All Neighbors Gain Empowerment/CHANGE
Winston-Salem, NC
Interfaith Youth Project
$5,000.00
http://changeiaf.org
2010 Spring
Community Organizing
Communities in Support of KGIA
Brooklyn, NY
Build support in NY to oppose anti-Arab anti-Muslim racism
$5,000.00
http://kgia.wordpress.com
2007 Fall
Community Organizing
Community Art Center
Cambridge, MA
"Voices of Katrina" youth film project by students in Cambridge, MA working in the Gulf Coast
$6,000.00
http://communityartcenter.org/
2006 Spring
Education
Community Governance and Development Council
Yonkers, New York, USA
To develop a juvenile justice infrastructure that will provide alternatives to incarceration for court-involved youth in Yonkers.
$10,000.00
http://www.cgdcny.org
2014 Spring
Community Organizing, Education
Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement
Irvine, CA, USA
Teaching members of four communities how to be organizers and visitor volunteers in immigration detention plus funding for a one-time expense to create a national monitoring system for people in U.S. immigration detention
$10,000.00
http://www.endisolation.org
2013 Spring
Community Organizing
Community Outreach & Advocacy for Refugees
Tempe, AZ
College prep program for refugee communities http://local.yahoo.com/info-34608392-community-outreach-advocacy-for-refugees-te...
Community Radio Collective WFTE-FM
Scranton, PA
Start-up progressive radio station in Scranton, PA
$10,000.00
http://wfte.org
2008 Fall
Education, Community Organizing
Community Reporting Alliance
Chester, New York, USA
Library-based, youth-led community news project in Ferguson, MO. where young people can use journalism tools with professional support to explore local subjects that matter to them and to their community.
$10,000.00
http://reportingalliance.org
2014 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
Community Voices Heard
New York, NY
Support to Civic Engagement Project, a membership group of low-income women
$5,000.00
2004 Fall
Community Organizing
Community Youth Organizing Committee
Philadelphia, PA
Organizing young immigrant workers in Chinatown garment industry and organizing against gentrification and displacement of affordable housing
$5,000.00
2005 Spring
Community Organizing
Composers Collaborative
New York, NY
Workshop collaborations between musicians and poets
$3,000.00
http://composerscollab.org
2005 Fall
Music
Concert Arts Association
Lake Saint Louis, MO
Provide music education to lower-income St. Louis area communities
$5,000.00
http://concertarts.org/
2008 Fall
Music
Congregations Building Community
Windsor, CO
Small-business incubator project for low-wage-employed Latino immigrants
$3,000.00
http://cbcstan.org
2005 Spring
Connecticut Bail Fund
New Haven, CT, USA
Building Sanctuary Now is a community organizing model that brings together and educates the individuals who have been released from pretrial and immigration detention by our community bail funds. Participants learn to fight their own cases while identifying and mobilizing around broader injustices.
$10,000.00
http://www.ctbailfund.org
2017 Fall
Community Organizing
Contact Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA
The Food Security Through Jobs Campaign will organize for paid job training and jobs for food stamp recipients funded through the food stamp (SNAP) program at local, state and federal levels.
$5,000.00
https://www.facebook.com/Contact-Center322600141106655/
2017 Spring
Community Organizing
Cooperative Economics Alliance of New York City
Bronx, NY, USA
CEANYC believes those most impacted by systemic oppression should lead, thus our focus is to develop the leadership skills and culture of our members. Our primary vehicle for advancing this focus is the Cooperative Leadership Institute.
$13,000.00
https://gocoopnyc.org
2016 Fall
Community Organizing
Corrections Accountability Project
New York, NY, United States
Development of advocacy resources to expose and reduce the harms caused by the commercialization of our criminal legal system
$10,000.00
http://www.correctionsaccountability.org
2017 Fall
Community Organizing
Cosecha
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Our mission is permanent protection, respect and dignity for all immigrants. We are working to build our base by growing a decentralized network of members in Cosecha villages across the country.
$15,000.00
https://movimientocosecha.com
2016 Fall
Community Organizing
Courage to Resist
Oakland, CA
Organizing GI resistance to occupation of Iraq
$5,000.00
http://couragetoresist.org
2008 Spring
Community Organizing
Critical Resistance
New Orleans, LA
Campaign for amnesty for people arrested for foraging food and other survival needs after Hurricane Katrina
$5,000.00
http://criticalresistance.org/
2005 Fall
Community Organizing
Crossing Borders Music
Chicago, IL, United States
Renowned sitarist Gaurav Mazumdar, a student of Ravi Shankar, joins Crossing Borders Music to record "Crossing Cultures: India and the West" for sitar, violin, cello, and tabla. The music depicts different stages and emotions associated with collaborating with people from different backgrounds.
$5,000.00
http://crossingbordersmusic.org
2018 Spring
Music
Dalia Community Foundation
East Jerusalem, Israel
Launch of a community-led Palestinian fund for grassroots work, building democracy, and fostering independent
$9,000.00
http://dalia.ps
2006 Fall
Community Organizing
Damayan Migrant Workers Association Inc.
New York City, NY, USA
Our project will establish a team of “anti labor-trafficking champions”, composed of pro-bono labor attorneys and labor trafficking survivors, to ensure newly found labor trafficking victims have increased chances to win their legal cases and the support needed to become leaders against trafficking.
$7,000.00
http://www.damayanmigrants.org
2016 Spring
Community Organizing
Dar al Mahabba Wassalam (Love and Peace) Association for Childhood and Motherhood
Budrus, West Bank, Palestine
Community-supported summer camp for rural children in Palestine
$5,000.00
2006 Spring
Education
DARI Project
Jackson Heights, NY
Publication of resource book by and for LGBT Korean-Americans
$5,000.00
http://dariproject.org
2008 Spring
Education, Community Organizing

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