Grantees

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...

Concerned Citizens for Justice

Chattanooga, TN
2017
Concerned Citizens for Justice (CCJ) was originally founded in August of 1984 by Maxine Cousin, Annie Thomas, and Ms. Thomas' two daughters, Lisa and Lydia. The organization was...

Don’t Shoot Portland

Portland, OR
2019
Youth from Don't Shoot Portland raising fists in air
Don’t Shoot Portland is a Community Action Plan that incorporates activism, education and strategic partnerships to foster community liberation from violence and oppression.

Greater Spokane Progress

Spokane, WA
2012
Greater Spokane Progress is a regional network of socially responsible organizations and leaders working together, as part of the statewide Win/Win Network, to create change in our community...

I Did the Time

Spokane, WA
2018, 2016, 2015, 2014
I Did the Time is a group of formerly arrested or incarcerated individuals, advocates, and criminal justice professionals who strive to create a society where people with arrest...

Justice Works!

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

National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism

Snellville, GA
2016
The National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism (NCCPT) is comprised of grassroots activists, organizations, attorneys and Hip Hop artists. NCCPT is seeking to abolish police occupation and terrorism...

Native Village of Nuiqsut

Anchorage, AK
2014
Native Village of Nuiqsut is a federally regonized tribe in Alaska that is fighting for indigenous rights, racial, environmental, and economic justice.

Nimiipuu Protecting the Environment

Lapwai, ID
2017, 2015
Nimiipuu is the English translation for “the people” which is one amongst many names the Nez Perce call ourselves. And- protecting the environment of our traditional lands was...

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...

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...

The Refuge Ministries

St. Petersburg, FL
2018
The Refuge Ministries' mission is to reach out the poor, the homeless, and the oppressed through spiritual services, direct assistance, activism and advocacy, counseling, referrals, housing and financial...

Urban EpiCenter

Nashville, TN
2012, 2013
EpiCenter is a multi-racial, grassroots organization in Nashville-Davidson County, Tennessee. The term, EpiCenter, describes the focal point of a disturbance or activity. The Urban EpiCenter is grounded in...