Grantees 2011 + West

9 to 5 Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA
2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011
9to5's mission is to build a movement for economic justice, by engaging directly affected women to improve working conditions.

Alliance of South Asians Taking Action (ASATA)

San Francisco, CA
2014, 2011
ASATA, the Alliance of South Asians Taking Action, is a San Francisco Bay Area all-volunteer group working to educate, organize, and empower the Bay Area South Asian communities...

BAY-Peace: Better Alternatives for Youth

Oakland, CA
2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011
BAY-Peace supports and empowers Bay Area youth to confront militarism and other forms of violence through youth organizing and artistic resistance. We are the only group of our...

Coalition for Educational Justice

Los Angeles, CA
2013, 2011
Coalition for Educational Justice (CEJ) is a grassroots, multiracial, membership organization whose purpose is to advocate for the needs of students, parents, and teachers with a focus on...

Courage to Resist

Oakland, CA
2011
"Supporting the troops who refuse to fight." Courage to Resist is motivated by a "people power" strategy that we believe can weaken the pillars that maintain war and...

Faith Action for Community Equity

Kihei, HI
2011
Faith Action for Community Equity (FACE) exists to allow its members to live out our common, faith-based values by engaging in actions that challenge the systems that perpetuate...

GABRIELA USA

Carson, CA
2011
GABRIELA National Alliance of Women is a grassroots-based alliance of more than 200 organizations, institutions, desks and programs of women all over the Philippines seeking to wage a...

Low-Income Self-Help Center

San Jose, CA
2017, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011
The mission of the Low-Income Self-Help Center is: To empower, educate, and organize the diverse low income communities of California's Silicon Valley to fight for our rights in...

Pride at Work - San Francisco

San Francisco, CA
2012, 2011
We go by a lot of names– some people know us as the San Francisco chapter of Pride at Work. Some people know us as HAVOQ– usually translated...

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...

The Other Death Penalty Project

Lancaster, CA
2013, 2012, 2011
A sentence of life without the possibility of parole is a death sentence. Worse, it is a long, slow, dissipating death sentence without any of the legal or...