Grantees Health

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,...

MassADAPT

Boston, MA
2018
We are the Massachusetts chapter of ADAPT - a national, grass-roots, disability rights organization that organizes disability rights activists to engage in nonviolent direct action, including civil disobedience,...

Minnesota Citizens Federation - Northeast

Duluth, MN
2013, 2011
The Minnesota Citizens Federation – Northeast has a long and proud track record of defending consumer rights and economic justice, sticking up for ordinary people against big corporations...

Muslim Community Link

Worcester, MA
2018
Muslim Community Link was founded in 2001 to serve underrepresented Muslims in the Greater Worcester community. Today, we’re working to foster healthy community development and engagement, through community...

Organize! Ohio

Cleveland, OH
2013
To advance and encourage community organizing as a strategy for progressive change in Ohio. Organize! Ohio strives to build a system of support for community organizing efforts across...

People's Community Medics

Oakland, CA
2018
The People’s Community Medics (PCM) is a grassroots organization that teaches basic emergency first aid skills free of charge. We were founded in the summer of 2011 by...

Persist Health Project

Brooklyn, NY
2014
Persist Health Project is a peer-led, community-based health organization based on Brooklyn, New York. We are by and for sex workers, trafficking survivors, and anyone who has traded...

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,...

Public Health Organization

Chicago, IL
2014
The Public Health Organization (PHO), based in Chicago, Illinois, is a community/labor organization comprised of working class patients, current & retired nurses, nutritionist, clerical workers, physicians, therapists, healthcare...

Queerocracy

Brooklyn, NY
2013, 2012
QUEEROCRACY is an activist organization cultivating the leadership of queer folks and people living with HIV/AIDS in NYC. Through direct action organizing, membership led advocacy campaigns, educational trainings...

Red Umbrella Project

New York, NY
2017
The Red Umbrella Project (RedUP) is a small peer-led organization based in Brooklyn, New York, which does community organizing and advocacy to make policy and systemic change to...

Resilient Sisterhood Project

Boston, MA
2015, 2014
The Resilient Sisterhood Project’s mission is to educate and empower women of African descent regarding common but rarely discussed diseases of the reproductive system that disproportionately affect them...

Semillas

San Juan, PR
2018
In Borikén/Puerto Rico, our trans, gender non-conforming and queer communities are facing many obstacles to our survival, and not only due to Mariá. Our biggest challenges are: housing,...

Silver Valley Community Resource Center

Kellogg, ID
2018, 2013, 2011
The Silver Valley Community Resource Center is a grassroots group that works closely with churches, unions, social service agencies, the elderly and people with low-income. We work with...

Soil Generation

Philadelphia, PA
2017
Soil Generation is a black-led, grassroots coalition of radical community gardeners and urban farmers working to build a hyper-local food system in Philadelphia that promotes health and equity...

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