Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
2019 Asian American Writers' Workshop Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support.

Active $100,000 12 months
2019 Center for Urban Pedagogy Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 Clean Energy Group Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for the Clean Energy Group’s work with low-wealth and frontline communities, policymakers, and developers to increase the adoption of advanced solar plus battery storage technologies and policies in service of just transition solutions.

Active $150,000 24 months
2019 Community Labor United Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for Community Labor United, which is dedicated to coalition building, research and policy development, public education, and grassroots mobilization, to advance policies that promote quality jobs and climate and environmental justice for all.

Active $275,000 36 months
2019 Crux Shape Created with Sketch.

A planning grant for Crux to: 1) complete the build out of its tech/platform; 2) develop critical partnerships and marketing materials; and 3) build a creator pipeline that will explore the development of immersive video games that will increase revenue streams for Black artists.

Active $150,000 12 months
2019 Energy Justice Institute (100% Pathways) Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Energy Justice Institute’s development and dissemination of equity-focused energy policy tools, model legislation and model projects in partnership with frontline communities and policymakers.

Active $175,000 24 months
2019 Jobs to Move America Shape Created with Sketch.

To empower communities to leverage their tax dollars to generate good, equitable jobs, career pipelines, sustainability, and more government accountability.  

Active $750,000 36 months
2019 Mississippi Center for Cultural Production Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout grant for the Mississippi Center for Cultural Production’s comprehensive approach to cultural, social, and economic development.

Active $80,000 12 months
2019 National Association of Latino Arts and Culture Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support.

Active $150,000 12 months
2019 Neighborhoods First Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

To enable Neighborhoods First’s support of organizations working to build the power of historically disinvested communities to control land, infrastructure, and resources and to disrupt patterns of structural racism that continue to shape New York City’s built environment.   

Active $450,000 36 months
2019 New York Community Trust Shape Created with Sketch.

For the Mosaic Network and Fund, a new donor collaborative created to support an arts ecosystem rooted in the values of racial equity by supporting arts groups that are led by, created for, and serve African, Latinx, Asian, Arab, and Native American people.

Active $500,000 36 months
2019 Partnership for Working Families Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide training, technical support, and capacity building for local groups to ensure equity and sustainability outcomes in public infrastructure investments. This grant will also support an article on the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission.

Active $230,000 36 months
2019 Public Advocates Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide low-income communities of color with tools for democratic decision-making and community control to win community-serving investments and equitable resource allocation.

Active $450,000 36 months
2019 Southwest Folklife Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support.

Active $50,000 12 months
2019 Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout grant for the creative design and development of Thunder Valley’s Regenerative Community Development — to address the root causes of the historical injustices that exist on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Active $100,000 12 months
2019 University of Detroit Mercy Detroit Collaborative Design Center Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout grant to support the Detroit Collaborative Design Center’s community collaborations and participatory community design with urban neighborhoods and communities that are often excluded from the decision-making process.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 Young Nation Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support.

Active $150,000 24 months
2018 Aspen Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the Aspen Institute’s Policy Programs—the Economic Opportunities Program (EOP), Center for Urban Innovation (CUI), and Latinos and Society Program (LAS)—in furthering equitable business ecosystems through research, dialogues, tool development, public events, and communications. 

Active $450,000 24 months
2018 Building Equity and Alignment for Impact Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the BEA’s general operations as well as the BEA Fund, a regranting mechanism to support grassroots environmental justice organizations in the US and US territories.

Active $375,000 36 months
2018 California Environmental Justice Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide project support to the California Environmental Justice Alliance (CEJA) to bring the voice and vision of communities of color into statewide environmental justice policy. 

Active $450,000 36 months
2018 Camelback Ventures Shape Created with Sketch.

Renewal grant to support the creation of a fellowship program geared toward investors that will help them identify, fund and support entrepreneurs of color.

Active $75,000 18 months
2018 Center on Wisconsin Strategy Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Mayors Innovation Project in developing and implementing solutions to local government problems of infrastructure, inequality and climate change.

Active $100,000 12 months
2018 Chicago United Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

To expand the impact of Five Forward (a model for building stronger regional economies through minority business development) by creating a licensed product to launch local replications of the program. 

Active $350,000 24 months
2018 Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support a pioneering initiative to connect minority entrepreneurs to tech-based business opportunities and growth industries, while enabling full program sustainability by piloting a new fee-for-service revenue model. 

Active $400,000 24 months
2018 Fighter League Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the pilot phase of the Fighter League, a project managed by the Just Community Energy Transition Fellow housed at the Movement Strategy Center (MSC). The Fighter League aims to support individual and community leadership development to advance equitable energy solutions and a just transition.

Active $55,000 12 months