Grantees

Heartspark Press

Olympia, WA
2019
Heartspark Press is a volunteer-led, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting, developing, and amplifying the creative voices of transgender girls, transgender women, and CAMAB (coercively assigned-male-at-birth) nonbinary people everywhere.

Beantown Society

Boston, MA
2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
The vision of Beantown Society is to unite youth in Boston across race, class, culture, and neighborhood to end youth violence. We believe in changing youth's oppression, neglect-ion,...

Community to Community Development

Bellingham, WA
2013
Our beliefs are based on the notion that society should arrange its relationships so that everyone has equitable access to fundamental democratic processes affecting their everyday lives. C2C...

Domestic Fair Trade Association

Seattle, WA
2014
The Domestic Fair Trade Association (DFTA) is a membership organization. Our members include farmworkers and their organizations, farmers and farmer groups, retailers, NGOs, and marketer, processors, and manufacturers...

Hilltop Urban Gardeners

Tacoma, WA
2016
Hilltop Urban Gardens (HUG) is a community-based urban agriculture, justice, and equity organization in Tacoma, Washington. HUG partners with the community to grow healthy food, young people and...

Intelligent Mischief

Boston, MA
2017, 2015, 2014
The work of Intelligent Mischief is to connect the skills, technology, and innovation of the "creative class" to the skills, strategies, and innovation the "creative roots" through social...

Media Island International

Olympia, WA
2019
Media Island is a cultural, educational, and networking center whose focus is to support women of color in their leadership, as well as other like-minded individuals and organizations.

N-CITE Community Media

Worcester, MA
2014
N-CITE is a Media Collective based in Worcester, MA that employs the media arts to develop, produce and showcase counterstories to disrupt dominant media narratives. We work with...

Reflect and Strengthen

Boston, MA
2012
Reflect and Strengthen's (R&S) mission is for young, working-class women, ages 14-30 from Boston's urban neighborhoods to create and nurture environments for positive social change through creative expression,...

Seattle Young People's Project

Seattle, WA
2017, 2015, 2013
The Seattle Young People’s Project is a youth-led, adult supported social justice organization that empowers youth (ages 13-18) to express themselves and to take action on the issues...

Survivor Theatre Project

Cambridge, MA
2018, 2017
Survivor Theatre Project brings survivors themselves into the center of the effort to break silence and end sexual violence through empowerment, creativity, and public performance. Performances are engaging,...

The Root Social Justice Center

Brattleboro, VT
2018, 2016
The Root's Purpose: The Root SJC provides a physically and financially accessible space to support and bring together communities working for social justice. We operate collectively to sustain...

The TREE Institute

Gresham, OR
2014
Our Values reflects a unique principle based on the Pedagogy of the Oppressed (Freire, 1970), where everyone have the right to learn the world and the word which...

Tits and Sass

Holyoke, MA
2018
Tits and Sass is a media site exclusively by and for sex workers, providing a voice for our community on cultural representation, politics, and policy, honing community media...

Vermont Fair Food Campaign

Burlington, VT
2013
The Vermont Fair Food Campaign (VFFC) is a worker/community organization formed to address the urgent need of Vermont’s food chain workers for justice on the job. While much...