Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
2018 Grantmakers in the Arts Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Closed $35,000 12 months
2018 Greater New Orleans Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the “living with water” movement in New Orleans (Orleans Parish) as it transitions to the next mayoral administration and expands the movement into neighboring Jefferson Parish.

Active $375,000 24 months
2018 Greater New Orleans Funders Network Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide operating support for the Greater New Orleans Funders Network.

Active $150,000 36 months
2018 Greenlining Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Greenlining Institute’s Racial Equity Civic Fellowship, which is a full-time detailed staff person housed with the City of Oakland’s Economic Development to advance and implement a racial equity agenda that results in inclusive growth, increased economic security, and reduced racial income disparities.

Active $400,000 30 months
2018 Groundwork USA Shape Created with Sketch.

To support community-based social enterprises that provide stormwater green infrastructure services and enable low-wealth communities to build wealth, as well as secure environmental benefits of retrofitting the landscape.

Active $80,000 12 months
2018 Gulf Coast Community Design Studio Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide operating support to the Gulf Coast Community Design Studio while supporting community-engagement work focused on addressing the cultural, economic, and environmental threats to Turkey Creek, a watershed and African American community in Gulfport, MS..

Active $150,000 24 months
2018 HBCU VC Shape Created with Sketch.

To support HBCU VC’s student run venture capital training program in partnership with Historically Black Colleges and Universities across the country.

Active $150,000 18 months
2018 HEAL Food Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

To support movement building to transform our current food and farming system to one that promotes better stewardship of our land, thriving local economies, and healthier communities nationwide. 

Active $150,000 24 months
2018 Indigenous Environmental Network/Indigenous Educational Network of Turtle Island Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Active $150,000 36 months
2018 ISAIAH Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the launch of a leadership development program designed to help organizers from small and midsize towns in the Midwest integrate environmental and climate justice practices into their work to engage residents in improving environmental quality and sustainability.

Active $825,000 36 months
2018 It Takes Roots Shape Created with Sketch.

To support to It Takes Roots, a multi-racial cross-sector collaboration advancing strategies in frontline communities to improve environmental quality, rebuild place-based governance, and increase the visibility of frontline leaders.

Active $575,000 36 months
2018 Jobs with Justice Education Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Jobs with Justice Education Fund research, outreach, and long-term strategic planning efforts around Amazon and its second headquarters. This grant will also support the logistics network build-out, in partnership with Good Jobs First (GJF) and Partnership for Working Families (Partnership).

Active $185,000 12 months
2018 Just Community Energy Transition Fellowship Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Just Community Energy Transition fellowship and develop leadership in the climate justice field by knitting together a platform of aligned activities and a narrative around Just Transition to clean, renewable energy solutions that will create greater environmentally quality.

Active $300,000 36 months
2018 Kids Rethink New Orleans Schools Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Rethink New Orleans Schools’s formal connection with local artists in New Orleans, and to support core art-based training and fellowships for young people of color.

Active $50,000 12 months
2018 Land Loss Prevention Project Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Active $225,000 36 months
2018 Leeway Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support a comprehensive impact assessment for the Leeway Foundation, in conjunction with the organization’s 25th anniversary.  

Active $75,000 12 months
2018 MLK50 2.0 Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the production of an explanatory/investigative reporting series on poverty, power and public policy in Memphis, the poorest large metropolitan area in the nation.  This series will be an extension of the yearlong reporting project, MLK50: Justice Through Journalism

Active $175,000 12 months
2018 Monument Lab Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Monument Lab in building a national cohort of fellows from the fields of public art, history, architecture, city planning, and/or environmentalism over the next two years to support ongoing projects that address long-term inequities in municipal monument processes. 

Active $190,000 24 months
2018 Mortar Cincinnati Shape Created with Sketch.

To support Mortar Cincinnati’s development of an advanced curriculum designed to build local and wealth-generating businesses by developing wrap-around services to reinvigorate minority-led businesses; partnering with developers to ensure Mortar’s entrepreneurs can compete for local contracts across a variety of industries; and building out business support systems for entrepreneurs of color. 

Active $100,000 12 months
2018 Ms. Foundation for Women Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Active $100,000 12 months
2018 Music and Culture Coalition of New Orleans Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Active $100,000 24 months
2018 National League of Cities Institute, Inc Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the National League of Cities’ Equitable Economic Development Fellowship.

Active $350,000 18 months
2018 New Jersey Future Shape Created with Sketch.

To support stakeholders, especially low-income residents, small businesses and communities of color, to influence combined sewer overflow (CSO) alternatives reports in 2019, laying the groundwork for just, sustainable CSO plans in 2020.

Active $85,000 12 months
2018 Newark Community Economic Development Corp. Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Newark Community Economic Development Corporation to conduct an assessment and planning process of Newark’s entrepreneurial ecosystem for high-growth firms.

Active $150,000 12 months
2018 One America Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

 

Active $185,000 24 months