What and Where We Fund

Arkansas Public Policy Panel

Arkansas Public Policy Panel (2020)

Amount: $300,000
End Year: 2022
Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Public Policy Panel is a statewide organization dedicated to achieving social and economic justice by organizing citizen groups around the state, educating and supporting them to be more effective and powerful, and linking them with one another in coalitions and networks. The Panel seeks to bring balance to the public policy process in Arkansas. This grant provides general operating support. 

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta (2020)

Amount: $50,000
End Year: 2021
Norcross, GA

Asian Americans Advancing Justice–Atlanta’s mission is to protect and promote the civil rights of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders in Georgia and the Southeast through policy advocacy, legal services, civic engagement and leadership development. Our vision is a social movement where individuals are fully empowered, active in civic life and working together to promote equity and fair treatment for all. This grant is a contribution to the organization’s COVID-19 community response fund.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta (2021)

Amount: $275,000
End Year: 2022
Norcross, GA

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta is the first and only nonprofit legal advocacy organization dedicated to protecting the civil rights of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (AANHPI) in Georgia and the Southeast.  Through our work, we envision a social movement in which communities of color are fully empowered, active in civic life, and working together to promote equity, fair treatment, and self determination for all. This grant provides project and regranting support for fair redistricting work.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta (2020)

Amount: $425,000
End Year: 2022
Norcross, GA

Rooted in the dreams of immigrants and inspired by the promise of opportunity, Asian Americans Advancing Justice advocates for an America in which all Americans can benefit equally from, and contribute to, the American dream. Its mission is to advance the civil and human rights for Asian Americans and to build and promote a fair and equitable society for all. This grant provides general operating and regranting support.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta (2020)

Amount: $200,000
End Year: 2021
Norcross, GA

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta’s mission is to protect and promote the civil, social and economic rights of AAPI (Asian American & Pacific Islander) and AMEMSA (Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim, South Asian) communities in the Southeast.  To this end, our team runs programs in policy advocacy, legal services, civic engagement, and leadership development. Our vision is a social movement where individuals are fully empowered, active in civic life, and working together to promote equity and fair treatment for all. This grant provides general operating and civic engagement support. 

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta (2020)

Amount: $15,000
End Year: 2021
Norcross, GA

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta’s mission is to protect and promote the civil, social and economic rights of AAPI (Asian American & Pacific Islander) and AMEMSA (Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim, South Asian) communities in the Southeast.  To this end, our team runs programs in policy advocacy, legal services, civic engagement, and leadership development. Our vision is a social movement where individuals are fully empowered, active in civic life, and working together to promote equity and fair treatment for all. This grant provides general operating support and was in response to COVID-19.

Athens Immigrant Rights Coalition (2020)

Amount: $40,000
End Year: 2021
Athens, GA

The mission of the Athens Immigrant Rights Coalition (AIRC) is to highlight the collective vision of Human Rights and Immigrant Rights Advocates in Athens GA, channeling and organizing their efforts in the areas of labor and human rights, solidarity, education, migrant youth, spirituality and culture. This grant is a contribution to the organization’s COVID-19 community response fund.

Athens Land Trust

Athens Land Trust, Inc. (2018)

Amount: $225,000
End Year: 2021
Athens, GA

Athens Land Trust (ALT) conserves, empowers and sustains communities through responsible and visionary land use. ALT is one of only a few organizations in the country that is both a community land trust providing affordable housing solutions and a conservation land trust, protecting natural resources. This grant provides general operating support and was extended in response to COVID-19.

Athens Land Trust

Athens Land Trust, Inc. (2020)

Amount: $50,000
End Year: 2021
Athens, GA

Athens Land Trust conserves, empowers and sustains communities through responsible and visionary land use.  This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Black Belt Community Foundation

Black Belt Community Foundation (2020)

Amount: $25,000
End Year: 2021
Selma, AL

The mission of the Black Belt Community Foundation’s is to forge a collective stream of giving that transforms our 12-county region and connects those interested in having an impact in this region with nonprofits that are making a difference today. This grant provided funding for the COVID-19 community response fund.

Black Belt Community Foundation

Black Belt Community Foundation (2018)

Amount: $250,000
End Year: 2021
Selma, AL

The Black Belt Community Foundation forges a collective stream of giving from the community and other resources so the people of the Black Belt, can enhance our continuing efforts to lift ourselves by taking what we have to make what we need. We believe that every member of our community has a vested interest in seeing our vision - a transformed Black Belt, where all of our residents contribute to healthy communities and productive regional economy and reap the benefits of our shared gifts-realized. This grant provides general operating, capacity building, and regranting support and was extended in response to COVID-19.

Black Belt Community Foundation

Black Belt Community Foundation (2020)

Amount: $250,000
End Year: 2021
Selma, AL

The mission of the Black Belt Community Foundation’s is to forge a collective stream of giving that transforms our 12-county region and connects those interested in having an impact in this region with nonprofits that are making a difference today. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Blueprint NC (2020)

Amount: $125,000
End Year: 2021
Raleigh, NC

Blueprint North Carolina is a statewide partnership of 46 non-profit organizations working together to ensure all North Carolinians have a voice in our democracy and a full share of its benefits. Blueprint focuses on strengthening collective voter engagement, executing a shared messaging strategy that mobilizes the public for a responsive democracy and enhancing our partners’ abilities to work together. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Blueprint NC (2020)

Amount: $115,000
End Year: 2021
Raleigh, NC

Blueprint North Carolina is a statewide partnership of 46 non-profit organizations working together to ensure all North Carolinians have a voice in our democracy and a full share of its benefits. Blueprint focuses on strengthening collective voter engagement, executing a shared messaging strategy that mobilizes the public for a responsive democracy and enhancing our partners’ abilities to work together. This grant is a contribution to the organization’s COVID-19 community response fund.

Blueprint NC (2020)

Amount: $750,000
End Year: 2021
Raleigh, NC

Blueprint North Carolina is a statewide partnership of 46 non-profit organizations working together to ensure all North Carolinians have a voice in our democracy and a full share of its benefits. Blueprint focuses on strengthening collective voter engagement, executing a shared messaging strategy that mobilizes the public for a responsive democracy and enhancing our partners’ abilities to work together. This grant provides civic engagement support.

Blueprint NC (2019)

Amount: $350,000
End Year: 2021
Raleigh, NC

Blueprint NC is a partnership of public policy, advocacy and grassroots organizing nonprofits dedicated to achieving a better, fairer, healthier North Carolina through the development of an integrated communications and civic engagement strategy. This grant provides general operating support and regranting funds.

Blueprint NC (2020)

Amount: $600,000
End Year: 2022
Raleigh, NC

Blueprint NC is a partnership of public policy, advocacy and grassroots organizing non-profits dedicated to achieving a better, fairer, healthier North Carolina through the development of an integrated communications and civic engagement strategy. This grant provides general operating and regranting support.

Blueprint NC (2020)

Amount: $200,000
End Year: 2021
Raleigh, NC

Blueprint NC is a partnership of public policy, advocacy and grassroots organizing non-profits dedicated to achieving a better, fairer, healthier North Carolina through the development of an integrated communications and civic engagement strategy. This grant provides general operating and civic engagement support.

Center for Community Self-Help (2020)

The nonprofit Center for Community Self-Help is the umbrella organization that encompasses all parts of Self-Help, including Self-Help Credit UnionSelf-Help Federal Credit UnionSelf-Help Ventures Fund, and the Center for Responsible Lending. Together, they provide financing, technical support, consumer financial services and advocacy for those left out of the economic mainstream. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Center for Heirs' Property Preservation (2019)

Amount: $525,000
End Year: 2022
Charleston, SC

The Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation’s mission is to protect heirs’ property and promote the sustainable use of land to provide increased economic benefit to historically underserved families to build wealth through education, legal services and forestry technical assistance. These services help low-income landowners protect, build and maintain their land, which ultimately helps them improve their economic conditions and transform their communities. This grant provides general operating support and was extended in response to COVID-19.