Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
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
2019 Efforts of Grace, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general operating support to Efforts of Grace, Inc. 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 $500,000 36 months
2019 Financial Services Stakeholder Project NFP Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is general operating support.

Active $125,000 12 months
2019 Georgetown University Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support Georgetown University’s Beeck Center in conducting field work to advance the growth and success of minority-led and women-led financial services firms, including a survey of current initiatives, a stakeholder convening, and Opportunity Zone case studies.

Active $175,000 12 months
2019 GRX Immersive Labs Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide project support to GRX Immersive Labs as it completes and begins to distribute an immersive experience entitled POV: Points of View meant to promote equity in the application of, and access to, new technologies, especially among those who are most targeted by police and surveillance technologies.

Active $150,000 12 months
2019 Hester Street Collaborative, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to Hester Street 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 Massachusetts College of Art and Design Foundation, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to the Massachusetts College of Art & Design Foundation for their regranting initiative, in partnership with the City of Boston, MA, 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 MLK50: Justice Through Journalism Shape Created with Sketch.

To report a series of stories on poverty, power and public policy, with a focus on workers; develop a monthly newsletter; build a membership program; and switch to a new content management system.

Active $175,000 12 months
2019 National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to the National Association for Latino Arts & Cultures 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 National Performance Network Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to the National Performance Network 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 National Urban Fellows, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the development of a mid-career professional in a 14 month Fellowship, which is comprised of a nine month mentorship at Surdna Foundation and attainment of a graduate degree from Georgetown University.

Active $70,000 12 months
2019 NDN Collective Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to the NDN Collective 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 NDN Collective Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is for additional general operating support.

Active $300,000 36 months