Grantees Peace + 2018

2018 Sail to Gaza

Washington, DC
2018
Children and minors, who make up more than half of the Gaza population of over 2 million, are victims of the ongoing blockade, which has robbed them of...

Al-Awda San Francisco, Right to Return Coalition

Oakland, CA
2018
Our name, “Al-Awda,” or “return,” refers to the central cause of the Palestinian movement – Palestinian refugees’ right to return home to all of their lands and properties...

Culture of Peace Alliance

Tucson, AZ
2018
The Culture of Peace Alliance (COPA) operates as a nonprofit umbrella that works to build peace, empower youth, and create a cultural shift towards compassion, nonviolence, civility, and...

Masjid al-Rabia

Chicago, IL
2018
Masjid al-Rabia provides spiritual care for marginalized Muslims. Some of the things Masjid al-Rabia provides : - We host jummah prayers every Friday - We have a library...

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,...

Muslim Justice League

Boston, MA
2018
The Muslim Justice League (MJL) was formed in the midst of the ongoing “War on Terror” to advocate for human and civil rights of communities being targeted under...

Palestinian Youth Movement

New York, NY
2018, 2017, 2015
The Palestinian Youth Movement (“PYM”) is a transnational, independent, grassroots movement of young Palestinians in Palestine and in exile worldwide as a, result of the ongoing Zionist colonization...

Resources for Organizing and Social Change

Augusta, ME
2018
Resources for Organizing and Social Change (formerly INVERT) was founded in 1977 by people who wanted an organization to promote nonviolence and social change through mechanisms of education,...

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...

Witness for Peace Southeast

Raleigh, NC
2018
Witness for Peace Southeast (WFPSE) is a politically independent grassroots organization of people committed to nonviolence and led by faith and conscience. WFPSE’s mission is to support peace,...