Grantees South + 2014

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...

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...

Chattanooga Organized for Action

Chattanooga, TN
2014, 2012, 2011
With a vision for a more progressive city burning in their hearts, a small group of friends set their hands to work in the spring of 2010 to...

Homeless Organizing for Power and Equality (H.O.P.E.)

Memphis, TN
2014
Homeless Organizing for Power and Equality (H.O.P.E.) is an organization whose members are exclusively people who are currently experiencing or have formerly experienced homelessness. Fresh off the heels...

Jobs with Justice – Kentucky

Louisville, KY
2012, 2014, 2013
Kentucky Jobs with Justice is a broad-based coalition of community groups, faith-based organizations and labor unions united to promote, protect and improve the quality of life of all...

NC FIELD

Kinston, NC
2014
NC FIELD’s vision is to improve the quality of life for farmworkers by increasing dignity and respect throughout the community. We aim to end child labor in agriculture...

Occupy Our Homes-Atlanta

Atlanta, GA
2013, 2014
We are a grassroots organization that builds power in Atlanta neighborhoods highly impacted by the housing crisis by taking on the banks, fighting foreclosure and eviction, and fostering...

Project Hope to Abolish the Death Penalty

Lanett, AL
2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Project Hope to Abolish the Death Penalty is an Alabama death row prisoner founded and run organization. We were founded in 1989. Our mission is to work together...

South Carolina Progressive Network

Columbia, SC
2012, 2013, 2014
The South Carolina Progressive Network is a coalition of grassroots activists who have joined forces to promote social and economic justice in the Palmetto State. Created in 1995...

South Florida Voices for Working Families

Miami, FL
2014
The South Florida Voices for Working Families was founded in 1999 as a coalition of labor, community, and faith-based organizations working together to win improvements in the quality...

Student / Farmworker Alliance

Immokalee, FL
2015, 2014, 2013, 2011
Student/Farmworker Alliance (SFA) is a national network of students and youth organizing with farmworkers to eliminate sweatshop conditions and modern-day slavery in the fields. We work in alliance...

The STAY Project (Stay Together Appalachian Youth!)

New Market, TN
2014
The STAY Project (Stay Together Appalachian Youth) is a diverse regional network of young people throughout Central Appalachia who are working together to advocate for and actively participate...

Women in Transition

Louisville, KY
2012, 2015, 2014
Women in Transition is a grassroots organization operating within an economic justice framework. We use the language of human rights to address the issue of poverty in our...

Workers' Dignity Project

Nashville, TN
2014, 2013, 2011
The Workers’ Dignity Project is a worker-led workers’ center acting collectively for economic justice. We believe in the dignity and respect of all people. We develop concrete solutions...

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