Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
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
2018 Good Old Lower East Side, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support GOLES’ work with grassroots resident leadership in organizing to fight out-of-scale development and mitigate its impact, including displacement, loss of cultural heritage, affordability, and sustainability.

Active $150,000 24 months
2018 Ironbound Community Corporation Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this project grant is to support the Environmental Justice and Community Development team at the Ironbound Community Corporation. The team works to propose and implement solutions that address the disproportionate impact of climate change on communities of color and low-wealth communities in Newark and across New Jersey.

Active $450,000 36 months
2018 Just Transition Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Just Transition Fund (JTF), a pooled fund that strengthens and scales initiatives that create economic opportunity for the most impacted coal-affected workers and communities. JTF advances environmental and economic solutions that are both equitable and low-carbon.

Active $150,000 24 months
2018 National Black Food and Justice Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support NBFJA’s capacity to coordinate a movement-based democratic process to protect, enhance and expand Black land via organizing trainings, coordination and ultimately a capital fund with a national legal strategy.

Active $175,000 12 months
2018 National Domestic Workers Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to improve the job quality and economic security of domestic and home care workers nationwide by growing our membership base, providing skills training and benefits access, and raising standards for our workforce.

Active $225,000 12 months
2018 North Star Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the general operations of Community Food Funders as well as the launch of its food justice fellowship program for emerging leaders to build equitable food systems in New York City, the Hudson Valley and Long Island

Active $50,000 12 months
2018 Project 500 Shape Created with Sketch.

To support a national accelerator that will recruit and retain a pipeline of investment-ready businesses—led by women and entrepreneurs of color—that can scale through supply chain opportunities with large retailers.

Active $185,000 18 months
2018 Anchorage Museum Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide closeout support for the Solutions for Energy and Equity through Design Lab, an innovation space that brings together artists, designers, engineers, and community members to generate public-private solutions to economic and environmental challenges facing Northern communities. This grant closes out our previous strategies in preparation for the rollout of our new arts and culture program, Radical Imagination for Racial Justice.

Active $50,000 12 months
2018 ALIGN: the Alliance for a Greater New York Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Active $300,000 36 months
2018 Deep Center Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support. This grant closes out our previous strategies in preparation for the rollout of our new arts and culture program, Radical Imagination for Racial Justice.

Active $50,000 12 months
2018 Economic Policy Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Economic Policy Institute’s efforts in activating the Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN) in the South Initiative, a collaboration between southern EARN groups and state-level organizing and advocacy organizations working to improve economic conditions for working families in the southern region of the United States.

Active $650,000 36 months
2018 Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art Foundation, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide closeout support for the development of the Assets for Artists artist empowerment toolkit, and for the expansion of programming for artist-entrepreneurs in North Adams and partnerships with Massachusetts MFA programs. This grant closes out our previous strategies in preparation for the rollout of our new arts and culture program, Radical Imagination for Racial Justice.

Active $50,000 12 months
2018 New World Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the work of the Climate Action Fund, which makes grants to organizations to increase their internal organizational and networking capacity to become influential actors in the decision-making process that impacts our daily lives.

Active $100,000 12 months
2018 PolicyLink Shape Created with Sketch.

To support PolicyLink to develop and implement an Equity Officer Policy Network to accelerate the impact of municipal and county equity officers to advance equitable development, build inclusive economies, and further policy reforms.

Active $750,000 36 months
2018 Project South Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the collaborative efforts of over 20 social justice organizations in the South to launch the #SouthernPeoplesPower Organizing Tour.

Active $50,000 6 months
2018 Sundance Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide closeout support for the Native American and Indigenous Program, whose mission is to support the creative and professional development of Native American and Indigenous film and media storytelling artists at all stages of their careers. This grant closes out our previous strategies in preparation for the rollout of our new arts and culture program, Radical Imagination for Racial Justice.

Active $100,000 12 months
2018 Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

Closeout general operating support. This grant closes out our previous strategies in preparation for the rollout of our new arts and culture program, Radical Imagination for Racial Justice.

Active $50,000 12 months
2018 Winrock International Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support.

Active $300,000 24 months
2018 Action Center on Race and the Economy Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

To develop models and provide technical assistance to municipalities for resisting water privatization. Annually, $50,000 will be regranted equally between Corporate Accountability and Food and Water Watch.

Active $300,000 24 months
2018 Allied Media Projects Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the 2018 Allied Media Conference and the People in Education program.

Closed $75,000 12 months
2018 Arizona State University Foundation Shape Created with Sketch.

To support the Arizona Creative Communities Institute work at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University, which will continue to support connections between University resources (faculty, fellows, students, technology, etc.) and community-based organizations throughout the state over the next few years.

Active $200,000 12 months