Grantees South + Midwest

C-U Immigration Forum

Champaign-Urbana, IL
2016
The Champaign-Urbana Immigration Forum is a group of immigrants, students, clergy, service providers, labor union representatives, residents and community organizations concerned about the progress and plight of immigrants...

500 Years of Dignity and Resistance

Cleveland, OH
2017, 2014
The Committee of 500 Years of Dignity and Resistance initially formed in 1991 to educate the public about negative stereotyping against the indigenous people in sports and media...

A Community Voice

New Orleans, LA
2015, 2011
A Community Voice (ACV) is a community organization comprised of working, poor, elderly, women, children, and families. ACV provides a community voice for its members and constituencies in...

Action Communication and Education Reform

Duck Hill, MS
2017, 2016, 2015, 2013
We encourage individuals to become involved in the decision-making process of their communities and schools to bring about positive social change. Our vision is to ensure that low-income...

Adelante Alabama Worker Center

Hoover, AL
2017
Adelante Alabama Worker Center unites day laborers, domestic workers, and other low-wage and immigrant workers and their families in the Birmingham area to defend our rights, promote our...

Alabama Women's Resource Network

Birmingham, AL
2011
Alabama Women's Resource Network aims to reduce the women's prison population in Alabama and work toward reform of the criminal justice system..

Alliance for Community Services

Chicago, IL
2017, 2016, 2014, 2013
The Alliance for Community Services has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the fight for Human Rights, accessible and responsive Human Services, and a social safety net...

Alliance to Halt Fermi 3

Livonia, MI
2014
Alliance to Halt Fermi 3 is dedicated to halting DTE from building Fermi 3, a proposed nuclear reactor. We will use targeted messaging for a grassroots campaign with...

Assata's Daughters

Chicago, IL
2015
Assata's Daughters is a grassroots, intergenerational, organizing collective of Black women who love and support each other. Inspired by the Radical Monarchs, Assata’s Daughters was started to hold...

Blights Out

New Orleans, LA
2017
Blights Out is a collective of artists, activists, and architects working to imagine and design a new model for housing development centered outside the for-profit market; we generate...

BreakOUT!

New Orleans, LA
2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
BreakOUT! seeks to end the criminalization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth to build a safer and more just New Orleans.We build on the rich...

Calumet Project for Industrial Jobs

Hammond, IN
2013
Calumet Project is a involved in community organizing for social change. The vision is to ensure the disadvantaged, low-income, minority populations residing near polluting industries are treated equally...

Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons

Gainesville, FL
2016
The Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons (FTP) is a collaboration with the Abolitionist Law Center. FTP’s mission is to conduct grassroots organizing, advocacy and direct action to challenge...

Carolina Justice Policy Center

Durham, NC
2011
The Carolina Justice Policy Center is dedicated to developing and promoting effective, equitable and humane solutions to criminal justice problems.

Cayce United

Nashville, TN
2014, 2013
Cayce United is an organized group of residents of the Cayce Place Housing Authority development in Nashville, Tennessee. We work to protect and improve our homes, to secure...

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