Grantees

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...

Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign

Chicago, IL
2018, 2017, 2015, 2014
The Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign will enforce our human right to housing and continue fighting to stop all economically-motivated evictions in Chicago. We are no longer willing to wait...

Genesis

Oakland, CA
2016
Genesis is a community of member organizations working together for access to opportunity, health and quality education for people throughout the Bay Area. Unifying our member congregations and...

Gente Organizada

Pomona, CA
2018
Gente Organizada brings together generations—youth and adults—to access, build, and wield power in order to achieve educational, economic, and social justice in our communities. We believe: Organizing across...

Low-Income Self Help Center

San Jose, CA
2018
Since 1998, the Low-Income Self Help Center (LISHC) empowers, educates and organizes diverse low-income communities of California’s Silicon Valley to fight for their rights in a powerful, loving,...

Multicultural Communities for Mobility

Los Angeles, CA
2016
MCM exists to improve the quality of life for underserved low-income communities of color by empowering and engaging community leaders at the local level to advocate & educate...

Operation Welcome Home

Madison, WI
2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Operation Welcome Home is a community of homeless people and their allies in Madison organizing around the root causes of homelessness. We are fighting for affordable housing, jobs,...

SustainUS

Grandville, MI
2018
SustainUS is a youth-led organization advancing justice and sustainability by empowering young people to engage in advocacy at the domestic and international levels. We mobilize as US youth...

The People's Press Project

S. Moorhead, MN
2018, 2013, 2011
PPP is Fargo-Moorhead’s only non-profit dedicated to empowering the community to impart media, rather than being consumers of media. We stand for the development and proliferation of Independent...

Trans Student Educational Resources

Monterey Park, CA
2018, 2017
Trans Student Educational Resources is a youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment. In addition to our...

Twin Cities Free School

St. Paul, MN
2016
The Twin Cities Free School started by two indigenous women, mothers, and community organizers. Twin Cities Free School is an independent school whose mission is to provide an...

USA Cooperative Youth Council

Minneapolis, MN
2016
We the youth, envision a future where all people own and control the resources they need to not only survive but to thrive. As youth, we strongly believe...