Grantees Mid-Atlantic

People's Climate Arts

Brooklyn, NY
2016
It takes vision to build a movement. It takes creativity to transform society, and ourselves. We invite you to join us in building bold, innovative and vibrant artists...

Persist Health Project

Brooklyn, NY
2014
Persist Health Project is a peer-led, community-based health organization based on Brooklyn, New York. We are by and for sex workers, trafficking survivors, and anyone who has traded...

Philadelphia Right to Know Committee

Philadelphia, PA
2011
Philadelphia Right to Know Committee works to protect the health of community members by reducing toxic emissions and preventing exposure to hazardous waste released by local oil refineries...

Philadelphia Workers Association

Philadelphia, PA
2014
The Philadelphia Workers Association is developing a worker-led organization in Northeast Philadelphia that builds power and economic self-sufficiency though organization, community education, and leadership development.

Philly Thrive

Philadelphia, PA
2016
We’re defending our communities and our future against the largest fossil fuel refinery on the East Coast. We oppose Philadelphia becoming a toxic fossil fuel “energy hub” -...

Prison Justice and Whistleblowers Support Campaign

Pittsburgh, PA
2016
The Prisoner Justice and Whistleblower Support Campaign (PJWSC) developed out of the Dallas 6 Support Campaign, which was organized by prisoners and family members to defend Carrington Keys,...

Put People First! Pennsylvania (PFF-PA)

Wilkes-Barre, PA
2014
We are an organization for people who are struggling to meet the basics and believe we need a voice. We’re fighting for our human rights. County by county,...

Queer Detainee Empowerment Project

Brooklyn, NY
2016, 2014
The Queer Detainee Empowerment Project (QDEP), an Alternative-to-Detention program for queer, trans, and HIV+ immigrant detainees, asylees, and their families across the United States. QDEP supports folks in...

Queerocracy

Brooklyn, NY
2012, 2013
QUEEROCRACY is an activist organization cultivating the leadership of queer folks and people living with HIV/AIDS in NYC. Through direct action organizing, membership led advocacy campaigns, educational trainings...

Release Aging People in Prison

New York, NY
2015
Release Aging People in Prison (RAPP) works to get elderly and infirm people out of New York State prisons. The number of people over age 50 in New...

Right to Housing Alliance

Baltimore, MD
2015, 2013
The Right to Housing Alliance is a human rights organization led by low-income residents. We’re a partnership of community members, organizers, and attorneys working to elevate housing to...

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