Grantees Prisoners’ Rights

Justice Now!

Oakland, CA
2016
Justice Now is the first teaching law clinic in the country solely focused on the needs of women prisoners. Interns and staff provide legal services in areas of...

Justice Works!

Lake Stevens, WA
2011
To undo racism in the criminal justice system as experienced by African Americans.

Maine Prisoner Advocacy Coalition (MPAC)

Blue Hill, ME
2016, 2015
*Banner created by ARRT! (https://vimeo.com/92197599) The Maine Prisoner Advocacy Coalition (MPAC) is comprised of Maine prisoners, their friends and families, victims of crime, and others committed to ethical,...

Milk Not Jails

Brooklyn, NY
2012, 2013
Milk Not Jails is a volunteer-run, grassroots campaign working to build a new urban-rural alliance in New York State. We are urban and rural residents, prison justice activists,...

Movement Mastery

Hialeah, FL
2015
Movement Mastery is committed to supporting social movements to build the critical masses of active popular support required to deliver the changes we are fighting for. Our work...

Nebraskans Against the Death Penalty

Lincoln, NE
2011
Nebraskans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty was founded in 1981 after Governor Thone had vetoed a bill passed by Nebraska’s unicameral legislature that would have repealed the...

New Jim Crow Movement

Jacksonville, FL
2013
The New Jim Crow Movement is a grassroots community organization that uses popular education programs. The cradle to the prison pipeline is our focus along with creating alternatives...

New York State Prisoner Justice Network

Albany, NY
2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
The goal of the New York State Prisoner Justice Network is to build our individual and collective strength and to challenge and change New York’s criminal injustice system...

Orleans Parish Prison Reform Coalition

New Orleans, LA
2017
The mission of Orleans Parish Prison Reform Coalition is to use education and organizing to decrease incarceration, increase oversight, and improve the conditions in Orleans Parish Prison, emphasizing...

Prison Activist Resource Center

Oakland, CA
2016, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Prison Activist Resource Center (PARC) is a prison abolitionist group committed to exposing and challenging all forms of institutionalized racism, sexism, able-ism, heterosexism, and classism, specifically within the...

Prison Birth Project

Northampton, MA
2015, 2014, 2013
When the gender-specific jail opened in Chicopee in 2008, co-founders Lisa Andrews and Marianne Bullock understood that incarcerated women are not offered the full spectrum of reproductive options,...

Prison Justice and Whistleblowers Support Campaign

Pittsburgh, PA
2017, 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,...

Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity Coalition

Oakland, CA
2017, 2014, 2013
Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity (PHSS) is a coalition based in the Bay Area made up of grassroots organizations & community members committed to amplifying the voices of and...

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...

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