Grantees Creative Resistance + Housing + Mid-Atlantic

BMORE Awesome Inc.

Baltimore, MD
2018, 2017
Bmore Awesome is an independent, socially conscientious record label committed to music by young Baltimore musicians who are empowering others and inspiring change that: 1. Uses music as...

Educated Little Monsters

Brooklyn, NY
2018
Educated Little Monsters is a local grassroots arts organization and movement dedicated to providing an artistic outlet for Brooklyn youth of color while empowering them to become socially...

Equality for Flatbush

New York, NY
2017, 2016
Equality for Flatbush (E4F) is a people of color-led, multi-national grassroots organization that does anti-police repression, affordable housing and anti-gentrification organizing in the Flatbush and East Flatbush communities...

Garden of Peace Project

Pittsburg, PA
2018
Garden of Peace Project was created to uplift, uphold, and empower the narratives and lived experiences of queer and/or trans folks of color. We work to manifest spaces...

Healing Justice Podcast

Millerton, NY
2018
Healing Justice Podcast is an audio project to democratize access to inspiring stories, leaders, and practices to support our liberation. A story-mapping of the experiments of courageous and...

Movement for Justice in el Barrio

New York, NY
2013, 2014
Movement for Justice in El Barrio is an immigrant-led, grassroots organization fighting for justice in East Harlem, New York. Movement was founded to fight against a voracious trend...

Movement Netlab

New York, NY
2017
The Movement Netlab is a practice-centered ‘think-make-and-do tank’. We are comprised of movement-based activists, organizers, and researchers whose goal is to help develop powerful conceptual and practical tools...

Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson

Poughkeepsie, NY
2016, 2015, 2014
Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson helps homeowners fight foreclosures and evictions. Our goal is to educate, organize, and support homeowners and tenants to defend their right to remain in their...

People's Climate Arts

Brooklyn, NY
2016
It takes vision to build a movement. It takes creativity to transform society, and ourselves. We invite you to join us in building bold, innovative and vibrant artists...

Power Street Theatre Company

Philadelphia, PA
2018
Power Street Theatre Company (PSTC) is home to a collective of fierce multicultural and multidisciplinary artists dedicated to connecting communities through the performing arts by sharing powerful stories...

Richmonders Involved to Strengthen our Communities (RISC)

Richmond, VA
2018
Richmonders Involved to Strengthen our Communities (RISC) is a grassroots congregation-based organization comprising diverse congregations throughout the Greater Richmond region. With 22 diverse member congregations, RISC represents over...

Right to Housing Alliance

Baltimore, MD
2015, 2013
The Right to Housing Alliance is a human rights organization led by low-income residents. We’re a partnership of community members, organizers, and attorneys working to elevate housing to...

Rockaway Wildfire

Far Rockaway, NY
2014
In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, strangers from across New York City became first responders and colleagues. In this moment of crisis, Occupy Sandy stepped in to help...

The Afrikan Poetry Theatre, Inc.

Jamaica, NY
2018
Founded in 1976, the Afrikan Poetry Theatre continues to promote change with an emphasis on cultural tolerance and understanding through a diverse roster of cultural activities that are...

Till Arts Project

Philadelphia, PA
2018
Till Arts Project is a grassroots organization committed to providing a safe space and resources for LGBTQ+ artists and creators to make and exhibit their work, and to...