Grants Database

Year Approved
Organization
Status
Amount
Duration
2019 Eno Center for Transportation Shape Created with Sketch.

To provide general operating support.

Active $50,000 12 months
2019 Family Values at Work: A Multi-State Consortium Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for Family Values at Work, a national network of grassroots coalitions in 27 states that are pursuing a range of Earned Sick Days and Family and Medical Leave Insurance policies at the city, county, and state levels.

Active $600,000 36 months
2019 Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for the Funders’ Network Smart Growth and Livable Cities, a membership organization that inspires, strengthens and expands philanthropic leadership and funding to create more just and sustainable and prosperous regions and communities.

Active $400,000 24 months
2019 Greater Milwaukee Committee for Community Development Shape Created with Sketch.

Project support to advance the Greater Milwaukee Committee for Community Development’s efforts to increase wealth, access to capital, revenue growth and opportunities in communities of color by providing the tools, knowledge, and networked ecosystem to support ambitious growth and generational wealth for minority business owners.

Active $430,000 24 months
2019 Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this closeout grant is to provide general program resources to the Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange through its fiscal agent Global Philanthropy Partnership.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 Higher Purpose Co Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of the grant is to launch the Higher Purpose Funding Network (HPFN) to provide capital matchmaking, application packaging, and customized business growth support for Black entrepreneurs in Mississippi.

Active $190,000 12 months
2019 Highlander Research & Education Center, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for the Highlander Research & Education Center which serves as a catalyst for grassroots organizing and movement building in Appalachia and the South.

Active $580,000 36 months
2019 Hillman Accelerator Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the Hillman Accelerator, a program designed to assist high-growth, investment ready, minority and/or women-led technology companies. 

Active $600,000 36 months
2019 Jobs with Justice Education Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support the next phase of Jobs with Justice Education Fund’s work to advocate for reforming the unfair economic development practices of “big tech” conglomerates.

Active $500,000 24 months
2019 Junebug Productions, Inc. Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is for general operating support. This grant also serves as closeout support under our previous Thriving Cultures strategy and guidelines.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 Just Capital Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support a new workstream at JUST Capital that advances research and engagement on quality jobs issues, specifically around transparency, and to better understand the nature of contracting and domestic supply chains.

Active $125,000 12 months
2019 Latino Business Action Network Shape Created with Sketch.

For general operating support.

Active $190,000 12 months
2019 Laundromat Project Shape Created with Sketch.

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

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

The purpose of this project grant to the Local Clean Energy Alliance (LCEA) is to support two projects: (1) The Energy Democracy Strategic Convening and (2) The No Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) Bailout/Public Power Campaign.

Active $125,000 12 months
2019 Metropolitan Economic Development Association Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for the Metropolitan Economic Development Association which provides business consulting, access to capital, and market opportunities for minority entrepreneurs. 

Active $675,000 36 months
2019 New Economy Coalition Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general operating support.

Active $250,000 36 months
2019 New York Energy Democracy Alliance Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for the New York Energy Democracy Alliance, a statewide alliance of community-based organizations, grassroots groups, and policy experts working together to advance a just and participatory transition to a resilient, localized, and democratically controlled clean energy economy in New York State.

Active $300,000 36 months
2019 North Star Fund Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support North Star Fund’s Community Food Funders program, and in particular the recently launched Seeding Power Fellowship program.

Active $50,500 12 months
2019 Opportunity Finance Network Shape Created with Sketch.

General operating support for the Opportunity Finance Network, the nation’s leading network of community development financial institutions that serve low-income and low-wealth communities.

Active $80,000 12 months
2019 OTV | Open Television Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general project support to OTV.

Active $175,000 12 months
2019 Pangea World Theater Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is for general operating support. This grant also serves as closeout support under our previous Thriving Cultures strategy and guidelines.

Active $75,000 12 months
2019 Partnership for Southern Equity Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support PSE’s JUST Opportunity program, centered on improving the lack of economic opportunity for disenfranchised communities of color in metro Atlanta.

Active $190,000 12 months
2019 People's Advocacy Institute Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to provide general support for the People’s Advocacy Institute’s (PAI) work to advance community-led initiatives for self-determination and community-driven solutions to social inequities.

Active $100,000 24 months
2019 Pie Ranch Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of this grant is to support Pie Ranch in the implementation of the Cascade Farmer Incubator Program that aims to increase equity, ownership, and wealth-building opportunities for under-resourced farmers of color.

Active $150,000 24 months
2019 Positive Futures Network Shape Created with Sketch.

The purpose of the grant is to continue producing solutions journalism that advances racial justice, create opportunities for emerging journalists of color to report on community solutions, and build our capacity to reach and engage new audiences.

Active $155,000 12 months