Grantees Prisoners’ Rights + LGBTQ

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was founded in 1981 after Governor Thone had vetoed a bill passed by Nebraska’s unicameral legislature that would have repealed the...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...

Out Now

Springfield, MA
2011
Out Now originated in 1995 as a weekly support group for LGTB youth from the greater Springfield area. There was one advisor and no more than five young...

OUTreach Resource Center

Ogden, UT
2013, 2012, 2011
OUTreach is dedicated to transforming communities and saving lives through our centers for youth, community projects, programs and forums. We specialize in working to prevent youth suicide, homelessness...

PFLAG Portland Black Chapter

Portland, OR
2015, 2013
PFLAG Portland Black Chapter supports Black/African-American LGBTQ persons, their familes, and friends through love and understand, education, and advocacy.

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...

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...

Queer Detainee Empowerment Project

Brooklyn, NY
2016, 2014
The Queer Detainee Empowerment Project (QDEP), an Alternative-to-Detention program for queer, trans, and HIV+ immigrant detainees, asylees, and their families across the United States. QDEP supports folks in...

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