Past Grants

Olive on a Seder Plate
New York, NY
Theater and community dialogue directed to mainstream Jewish communities on Israel/Palestine and Lebanon
$5,000.00
2006 Fall
Education, Community Organizing
ONE DC Organizing Neighborhood Equity
Washington, DC
Weekly workshops in digital storytelling to facilitate multi-ethnic organizing
$3,000.00
http://onedconline.org
2009 Spring
Education, Community Organizing
Operation Welcome Home
Madison, WI
Leadership and training for homeless activists
$5,000.00
http://operationwelcomehome.wordpress.com
2008 Spring
Community Organizing
Organized and United for Respect at Vanderbilt
Nashville, TN, United States
Organizing a worker-led movement for economic justice at Vanderbilt University
$9,000.00
http://ourvandy.org
2013 Fall
Community Organizing
Organizing Apprenticeship Project
Minneapolis, Minnesota , USA
This will support support work with community partners in organizing youth and parents of color to engage in equity assessment and planning process with a set of schools in up to five districts in Minnesota, as part of a larger effort to create new equity standard for schools in our state.
$4,500.00
http://oaproject.org
2013 Spring
Community Organizing, Education
Organizing People, Activating Leaders
Portland, OR
Grassroots organizing on environmental justice issues
$5,000.00
http://opalpdx.org
2005 Fall
Community Organizing
Palestine Action Committee of Texas-PACT
Dallas, TX, United States
To build a sustainable pro-Palestinian agenda in Texas, leveraging national resources to provide a series of comprehensive education workshops.
$15,000.00
2019 Spring
Community Organizing, Education
Palestine Solidarity Project
New York, NY
Training and material on non-violent methods for dealing with Israeli Occupation and for building civil society in West Bank of Palestine
$7,000.00
http://palestinesolidarityproject.org
2008 Fall
Community Organizing
Palestinian Youth Movement
Riverside, California, United States
This summer, PYM will host the first ever "Youth Leadership Summer School: Palestinian and Arab Youth Transforming Theory into Practice." The school is a seven day long intensive program in Riverside, CA and includes political education, cultural empowerment and organizational training.
$12,000.00
http://pymusa.org
2015 Spring
Community Organizing, Education
Pan Left Productions
TUCSON, AZ, U.S.
Train and educate student youth in Tucson to organize and use their own media that focuses on restoring banned Mexican American Studies education in Arizona.
$5,000.00
http://panleft.org
2012 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
PANIC-Prison Abolitionists of Nassau Inciting Change
Wantagh, New York, United States
Mobilize communities harmed by the criminal justice system, build political power through civil participation, while demanding the inclusion of formerly incarcerated persons within local power-making structures, and the removal of the “exception clause” permitting slavery as punishment for a crime.
$12,000.00
https://www.facebook.com/516PANIC/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel
2018 Spring
Community Organizing
Parent Leadership Project
New York, NY, United States
The Parent Leadership Project works for justice in public education by building power, leadership, and organizing among low-income parents of color.
$10,000.00
2013 Fall
Community Organizing
Parole Illinois
Chicago , IL , U.S.A.
We respectfully request a grant to fund a new organizer to train formerly incarcerated people as well as family members, friends, and loved ones of incarcerated people to share with legislators and the broader public how extreme sentencing policies have affected them and their families.
$15,000.00
http://ParoleIllinois.org
2019 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
PCASC
Portland, Oregon, United States
“Media Blitz” to amplify public awareness of the PCASC’s Prison Divestment Campaign.
$10,000.00
http://pcasc.net
2012 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
Peaceful Uprising
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
The launch of an ongoing training camp called Campaign Field School in eastern Utah, in which participants will develop and use nonviolent direct action and organizing skills to stop the first tar sands mine in the U.S.
$10,000.00
http://www.peacefuluprising.org
2014 Spring
Community Organizing, Education
Peer to Peer Education Project
Baltimore, MD
New Lens youth-led effort to improve schools
$10,000.00
http://www.americaspromise.org/.../Peer-to-Peer-Education-Project.aspx
2010 Fall
Education, Community Organizing
People for Community Recovery
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Organizing for the Preservation of Public and Low Income Affordable Housing in the Riverdale Community Area of the City of Chicago. Our goal in the creation of a tenant assoication for the neighborhood of Concordia Place Apartment and to force the renvation of 648 vacant unit in Altgeld Gardens.
$10,000.00
http://www.peopleforcommunityrecovery.org
2015 Spring
Community Organizing
People Organized to Win Employment Rights
San Francisco, CA
Research and organizing against "zero tolerance" policies affecting low-income students of color
$5,230.00
http://peopleorganized.org
2009 Fall
Education, Community Organizing
People Power Solar Cooperative
Oakland, CA, US
Organize members of the frontline East Oakland community -- disproportionately impacted by the harms of an extractive economy -- to build a community-owned and controlled solar project as a way to build wealth, political power, and resilience
$15,000.00
http://peoplepowersolar.org
2019 Spring
Community Organizing
People's Alliance for Transportation Housing and Employment
Nashville, TN, USA
Will fund the People’s Alliance for Transit, Housing, and Employment (PATHE) to build the power of low-income tenants, workers, and public transit riders to win affordable housing, good jobs, and equitable transit.
$12,000.00
http://pathenashville.org
2018 Spring
Community Organizing
People's Production House
New York, NY
Building journalism skills in immigrant community for community news production
$5,000.00
http://peoplesproductionhouse.org/
2006 Spring
Education
Peoples Justice for Community Control
New York, New York, United States
Cop Watch Alliance
$8,000.00
http://www.peoplesjustice.org
2013 Spring
Community Organizing
Philly Thrive
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Philly Thrive is launching a base-building and leadership development drive in Wilson Park, a public housing neighborhood downwind of the largest oil refinery on the east coast, to build the leadership of community members fighting against refinery expansion and for a sustainable economy for all.
$10,000.00
http://phillythrive.org
2016 Spring
Community Organizing
Picture the Homeless
Bronx, NY
Broadening capacity of homeless people to contribute to social justice
$9,000.00
http://picturethehomeless.org
2008 Spring
Community Organizing
Picture the Homeless
Bronx, NY
General support
$9,000.00
http://picturethehomeless.org
2010 Spring
Community Organizing
Pictures on Silence
Washington, DC
Debut CD
$3,367.00
http://picturesonsilence.org
2011 Spring
Music
Pioneer Valley Workers Center
Northampton, MA, US
PVWC’s Pa’Lante los Derechos de Inmigrantes (PDI) program will build community capacity to organize for immigrant rights, by training 30+ new organizers to challenge unjust immigration law and launching popular education immigration legal clinics to teach one’s rights for their individual case.
$15,000.00
https://pvworkerscenter.org
2018 Spring
Community Organizing
Poor Peoples Economic Human Rights Campaign
Minneapolis, MN
Building on nascent coalition of low-income groups in Minnesota
$10,000.00
2008 Fall
Community Organizing
Portland Equity in Action
Portland, OR, United States
A mutifaceted public campaign highlighting racial disparities in access to power structures and policies, and media coverage and representation within institutions throughout the Portland area
$7,830.00
https://pdxbillboardproject.com/
2017 Fall
Community Organizing
Poughkeepsie Plenty
Poughkeepsie, NY, United States
Mobilization meetings with diverse groups to increase awareness of food insecurity, understanding of the right to food and participation in food issue forums
$7,000.00
http://poughkeepsieplenty.org/
2013 Spring
Community Organizing
Prasant Radhakrishnan Ensemble
Oakland, CA, USA
Prasant Radhakrishnan Ensemble will create original work combining jazz and South Indian classical Carnatic music.
$5,000.00
http://www.prasantmusic.com
2012 Spring
Music
Preserving Our Southern Appalachian Music
Pickens, SC
Teaching young children to play blue grass
$2,500.00
http://lastroadbluegrass.com/posam.htm
2009 Spring
Music
Prison Birth Project
Holyoke, MA, USA
To create our first 3-year strategic plan to strategize our organizational growth and prepare to apply for our own 501c3 status.
$9,000.00
http://theprisonbirthproject.org
2017 Spring
Community Organizing
Prison Health News
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, United States
Prison Health News is a free, quarterly print newsletter for people in prisons across the United States, with lifesaving information on chronic illnesses, mental health and trans health care and strategies people in prison use, individually and collectively, to advocate for quality health care.
$5,000.00
https://prisonhealthnews.wordpress.com/
2019 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
Prison Justice League
Austin, TX, United States
Development of the Prisoner Resource and Organizing Center (PROC) to challenge inhumane conditions inside prisons, educate and train community members impacted by incarceration, and holds the state accountable for actions that support mass incarceration.
$10,000.00
http://www.prisonjusticeleague.org
2014 Fall
Community Organizing
Prison Moratorium Project
Brooklyn, NY
High-school curriculum on the prison-industrial complex and policing of low-income youth and youth of color
$6,000.00
http://socialjustice.ccnmtl.columbia.edu
2006 Spring
Education, Community Organizing
Project Hayei Sarah
Los Angeles, CA
supporting emerging Jewish leaders who have visited Hebron to raise awareness about life under occupation
$5,000.00
http://jewschool.com/2011/11/17/27372/project-chayei-sarah/
2010 Fall
Community Organizing
Projectile Arts, Inc. Reality Art class
$4,000.00
http://projectilearts.org/
2003 Winter
Protecting Our Waters
Philadelphia, PA
Organizing community on issue of "fracking"
$10,000.00
http://protectingourwaters.wordpress.com
2011 Spring
Community Organizing
Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts-PHENOM
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
PHENOM is launching a three-year campaign to win free, accessible, and high-quality public higher education in Massachusetts by uniting and mobilizing students, staff, faculty, alumni, and the larger community.
$10,000.00
http://phenomonline.org/
2015 Fall
Community Organizing
Puentes New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana , United States
On behalf of board and staff at Puentes New Orleans, we are requesting a $10,000 grant to support the launch and development of a new grassroots, multi-racial immigrant youth coalition.
$10,000.00
https://www.puentesneworleans.org/
2018 Spring
Community Organizing
PUSH Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
General support
$10,000.00
http://pushbuffalo.org
2011 Spring
Community Organizing
Queen City Chamber Opera
Cincinnati, OH, USA
An audience development initiative in order to expand awareness and sustainable earned revenue sources for Queen City Chamber Opera.
$5,000.00
http://queencitychamberopera.org/
2015 Spring
Music
Queer Detainee Empowerment Project
New York, New York, United States of America
Upgrading technological infrastructure to better deal with political changes and increase access to detainees for recruitment and organizing.
$15,000.00
http://www.qdep.org
2018 Fall
Community Organizing
Queer Detainee Empowerment Project
Brooklyn, New York, United States
This is our first year operating, as we launched in January of 2014; thus this grant would go towards paying the salary for our community organizer, so that they can work to establish a strong organizing base in the queer/trans people of color immigrant community in NYC.
$10,000.00
http://qdep.org
2014 Spring
Community Organizing
Queer Youth of Color--Freedom Inc
Madison, WI
Education, leadership and organizing for queer youth of color
$6,000.00
http://linkedin.com/pub/madams-adams/13/aaa/408
2009 Spring
Community Organizing
QUEEROCRACY
Brooklyn, NEW YORK (NY), United States
QRASH: Queers Resisting All Street Harassment
$8,640.00
http://www.queerocracy.org
2012 Fall
Community Organizing, Education
Queers for Economic Justice
New York, NY
general support
$5,000.00
http://q4ej.org
2010 Year End
Community Organizing
Queers for Economic Justice
New York, NY
General support
$10,000.00
2011 Spring
Rabbis for Human Rights-North America
New York, NY, USA
Mobilizing American rabbis and Jewish communities, in partnership with Israeli and Palestinian communities, to prevent human rights abuses in East Jerusalem
$10,000.00
http://rhr-na.org
2012 Spring
Community Organizing

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