Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
2020 CEL Education Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide additional funding to support the logistics and functions of the Narrative Convening to take place in early Winter 2020 in Dallas, TX.

Active $75,000 6 months
2020 Center on Wisconsin Strategy Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to advance Center on Wisconsin Strategy’s mission of equity, sustainability, and democracy in cities through peer learning, sharing of best practices, and supporting new, under resourced and marginalized mayors through leadership development opportunities.

Active $100,000 24 months
2020 Climate Justice Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general program support to the Climate Justice Alliance through their fiscal sponsor, Movement Strategy Center. 

Active $500,000 36 months
2020 Coworker.org Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support Coworker.org to build systems that workers can use to develop leadership, new forms of collective power, and productive engagement with employers.

Active $300,000 24 months
2020 Juxtaposition Arts Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is close out general operating support.

Active $130,000 12 months
2020 MORTAR Cincinnati Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the development, beta testing, revisions and evaluation of the MORTAR 3.0 curriculum which is geared towards helping minority small business owners expand and tech-enable their businesses.

Active $200,000 24 months
2020 National Black Food and Justice Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide operational support to the National Black Food and Justice Alliance and the Black Land and Power Project to implement the organizing strategy involving but not limited to listening sessions w/Black farmers and the larger Black community.

Active $500,000 36 months
2020 New Orleans Video Access Center Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the production and post-production of A FINE GIRL, a short documentary about Brandi Jarrow, a successful hairstylist in New Orleans who happens to be a trans woman of color.  At the Tribeca If/Then Pitch at the 2019 New Orleans Film Festival, the film project was awarded a special jury prize by the Surdna Foundation. 

Active $7,000 6 months
2020 Next City Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is general operating support.

Active $400,000 24 months
2020 Opportunity Finance Network Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is general operating support to enable OFN to support and develop new capital and operating models for CDFIs.

Active $250,000 24 months
2020 Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy Shape Created with Sketch.

Support to LAANE and SCOPE to ensure the full and equitable implementation of the Safe Clean Water Program (SCWP) victory to treat and recycle rainwater within the flood control district in LA County.

Active $75,000 12 months
2020 Strategic Concepts in Organizing and Policy Education Shape Created with Sketch.

Support to partner with Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE) and Pacoima Beautiful over the course of the next year to ensure the full and equitable implementation of the Safe Clean Water Program (SCWP) to treat and recycle rainwater within the flood control district in LA County.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The grant purpose is to provide a final year of support the Partners for Places Program (P4P) – a matching grant program implemented by The Funders Network for Smart Growth and Sustainability (TFN) and The Urban Sustainability Directors Network (USDN).

Active $150,000 12 months
2019 Activest Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to reduce municipal government’s usage of tax breaks for economic development through developing alternative economic development financial products to attract investment and mobilizing municipal investors to push for accountability and transparency.

Active $250,000 24 months
2019 Allied Media Projects Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general operating support to Allied Media Projects in alignment with Thriving Cultures’s strategy to support communities in imagining and practicing racially just systems and structures, translating those ideas into shareable knowledge, and connecting knowledge and community members to opportunities to affect local policy.

Active $600,000 36 months
2019 Alternate ROOTS, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to Alternate ROOTS for their regranting initiative to invest in artists, artists collectives, and small arts organizations of color proposing projects to imagine and practice more racially just systems and structures.

Active $1,200,000 36 months
2019 Arts in a Changing America Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support ArtChangeUS’s convening capacity for art-centered community development work across two cities and to provide support for their core programs.

Active $400,000 24 months
2019 Boston Impact Initiative Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of the grant is to support a research and development phase that lays the groundwork for a national cohort made up of community partners who wish to deploy integrated capital dedicated to closing the racial wealth divide.

Active $100,000 12 months
2019 Business Alliance for Local Living Economies Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of the grant is general operating support.

Active $700,000 36 months
2019 Center for Story-based Strategy Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is general operating support.

Active $450,000 36 months
2019 Creative Capital Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to Creative Capital Foundation for their regranting initiative to invest in artists, artists collectives, and small arts organizations of color proposing projects to imagine and practice more racially just systems and structures.

Active $1,200,000 36 months
2019 Critical Minded Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general program support to Critical Minded to build a robust network of cultural critics of color and seed investments that support cultural critics of color having paid positions at mainstream publications.

Active $375,000 36 months
2019 Crux Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general program support to Crux.

Active $150,000 12 months
2019 Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide closeout project support DSNI under the Thriving Cultures program’s previous grant guidelines, as DSNI continues to integrate arts and culture into its community-development work.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 East Bay Community Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to the East Bay Community Foundation for their regranting initiative, in partnership with the Akonadi Foundation and the City of Oakland, CA, to invest in artists, artists collectives, and small arts organizations of color proposing projects to imagine and practice more racially just systems and structures.

Active $1,200,000 36 months