Grantees Environment + West

Activist San Diego

San Diego, CA
2015
Activist San Diego is a social justice organization that promotes and facilitates the development of an active, inter-related, progressive community in San Diego through networking, culture and electronic...

California Environmental Justice Coalition

San Francisco, CA
2015
California Environmental Justice Coalition takes action for systemic change in industry & government policies and practices to protect health and promote justice and resilient communities by the Principles...

California Indian Environmental Alliance

Oakland, CA
2016
Our mission is to protect and restore California Indian Peoples’ cultural traditions, ancestral territories, means of subsistence, and environmental health.

Corporation of Newe Sogobia

Austin, NV
2014
Corporation of Newe Sogobia aims to achieve economic and social self-suffiency for the well-being of the Westner Shoshone people.Our goals are to protect the lands, resources and rights...

Genesis

Oakland, CA
2016
Genesis is a community of member organizations working together for access to opportunity, health and quality education for people throughout the Bay Area. Unifying our member congregations and...

Hawai'i Peace and Justice

Honolulu, HI
2014
Originally founded in 1968, the Hawai’i Area Program of the American Friends Service Committee has become Hawaiʻi Peace and Justice. The work of HPJ draws on the long...

L.A. Rooted

Los Angeles, CA
2017, 2015, 2014
L.A. Rooted is a grassroots summer youth program which aims to cultivate youth leadership in the areas of environmental stewardship, community empowerment, food sovereignty and self-care. L.A. Rooted...

Pittsburg Defense Council

Pittsburg, CA
2014
The Pittsburg Defense Council is a grassroots group fighting the proposed WesPac oil storage and transfer terminal. The massive, 125-acre terminal would be where the old PG&E tanks...

Portland Harbor Community Coalition

Richmond, CA
2017
Portland Harbor Community Coalition (PHCC) is a group of individual community members and organizations, representing the most-impacted groups (Native Americans, African-Americans/Black, immigrants, and houseless) in the billion dollar...

Practicing Freedom Collective

Oakland, CA
2014
Practicing Freedom supports communities to generate and enact their own solutions while strengthening their relationships through Popular Education practices. We amplify the liberatory, participatory and humanizing potential of...

Qilombo

Oakland, CA
2015
The project, which was initially called The Holdout, was started in 2011 by a group of mostly white anarchists as a social space, events space, bookstore and bike...

Valley Improvement Projects

Modesto, CA
2017, 2014
Valley Improvement Projects aims to improve the quality of life of underrepresented and marginalized residents of California’s Central Valley, by promoting social and environmental issues through youth outreach,...

We Advocate Thorough Environmental Review (W.A.T.E.R.)

Mt. Shasta, CA
2017
We Advocate Thorough Environmental Review's primary objective is to advocate for the protection of the environment and natural resources; defend against corporate privatization of natural resources; and encourage...