What and Where We Fund

Partnership for Southern Equity (2018)

Amount: $300,000
End Year: 2021
Atlanta, GA

Partnership for Southern Equity advances policies and institutional actions that promote racial equity and shared prosperity for all in the growth of metropolitan Atlanta and the American South.  This grant was extended in response to COVID-19.

Power Coalition (2020)

Amount: $20,000
End Year: 2021
Baton Rouge, LA

The mission of Power Coalition is to equip fellow Louisianans with the knowledge and information they need to find their voice, and learn where and when to use it. This grant provides civic engagement support. 

Power Coalition (2021)

Amount: $200,000
End Year: 2022
Baton Rouge, LA

Power is a coalition of community-based organizations that advance an integrated civic engagement and targeted voter-engagement strategy that seeks to unify and expand voices across the state into a stronger, more diverse voice focused on an agenda of shared issues. This grant provides general operating and regranting support.

Power Coalition (2020)

Amount: $400,000
End Year: 2022
Baton Rouge, LA

Power is a coalition of community-based organizations working together to move an integrated civic engagement and targeted voting strategy that seeks to unify and expand voices across the state into a stronger, more diverse voice focused on an agenda of shared issues. This grant provides general operating and regranting support.

ProGeorgia (2020)

Amount: $850,000
End Year: 2021
Atlanta, GA

The mission of ProGeorgia is to bring together the power of existing non-profit groups to work in a more strategic way, with new tools and technology, to change the policies of our state. ProGeorgia is building infrastructure by supporting, connecting, and coordinating civic participation efforts of our non-profit member groups. And ProGeorgia is implementing ways to win policy and electoral battles for progressive social change. This grant provides civic engagment support.

ProGeorgia (2019)

Amount: $400,000
End Year: 2021
Atlanta, GA

ProGeorgia’s mission is to support and coordinate the civic engagement programs of partner organizations in order to build on existing networks, strengthen capacity and create economies of scale to ensure the voices of target constituencies are heard and that government is more responsive to their needs. This grant provides general operating and regranting support. 

Reynolda House Museum of American Art (2019)

Amount: $416,900
End Year: 2022
Winston-Salem, NC

Reynolda House preserves and interprets an American country home and a premiere collection of American art ranging from the colonial period to the present. Built in 1917 by Katharine Smith Reynolds and her husband Richard Joshua Reynolds, founder of the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., the house opened to the public as an institution dedicated to the arts and education in 1965, and as an art museum in 1967. Affiliated with Wake Forest University, Reynolda House features changing exhibitions, concerts, lectures, classes, film screenings and other events. This grant provides general operating support. 

Rural Economic Development Center, Inc. (2020)

Amount: $15,000
End Year: 2021
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The mission of the Rural Economic Development Center, Inc. is to develop, promote, and implement sound economic strategies to improve the quality of life of rural North Carolinians.  This grant provides general operating support.

Sacred Heart Center (2020)

Amount: $75,000
End Year: 2021
Richmond, VA

The mission of Sacred Heart Center is to connect Latino families with tools to thrive and flourish. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Sacred Heart Center (2020)

Amount: $15,000
End Year: 2021
Richmond, VA

The mission of Sacred Heart Center is to connect Latino families with tools to thrive and flourish. This grant provides civic engagement support.

Selma Center for Nonviolence, Truth and Reconciliation

Selma Center for Nonviolence, Truth & Reconciliation (2018)

Amount: $240,000
End Year: 2021
Selma, AL

The mission of the Selma Center for Nonviolence, Truth and Reconciliation is to partner with institutions to promote love, the establishment of justice and build the Beloved Community. The Center is committed to transforming and healing the root causes of psychological, environmental, economic and racial violence at personal, family, community and systemic levels. This grant provides general operating support and was extended in response to COVID-19.

Selma Center for Nonviolence, Truth and Reconciliation

Selma Center for Nonviolence, Truth and Reconciliation (2020)

Amount: $15,000
End Year: 2021
Selma, AL

The Selma Center for Nonviolence, Truth and Reconciliation partners with institutions to promote love, the establishment of justice and build the Beloved Community. The Center is committed to transforming and healing the root causes of physical, political, psychological, environmental, economic and racial violence at personal, family, community and systemic levels.  This grant provides general operating support and was in response to COVID-19.

Siembra NC (2020)

Amount: $25,000
End Year: 2021
Greensboro, NC

Siembra NC is an organization of Latinx people defending our rights & building power “with papers and without papers” with member leadership teams in Alamance, Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Orange and Randolph counties, established in 2017. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Siembra NC (2020)

Amount: $15,000
End Year: 2021
Greensboro, NC

Siembra NC is an organization of Latinx people defending our rights & building power “with papers and without papers” with member leadership teams in Alamance, Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Orange and Randolph counties, established in 2017. This grant provides general operating support and was in response to COVID-19.

South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development (2020)

Amount: $75,000
End Year: 2021
Charleston, SC

The mission of South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development is to improve the quality of life for low-wealth families and communities by advancing community economic development and public policy in South Carolina. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

South Carolina Community Loan Fund

South Carolina Community Loan Fund (2019)

Amount: $450,000
End Year: 2022
North Charleston, SC

The mission of the South Carolina Community Loan Fund is to advance equitable capital by providing loans, technical assistance and advocacy for affordable housing, healthy food, community facilities and community business enterprises. This grant provides general operating support and was extended in response to COVID-19.

Southeast Immigrant Rights Network (2018)

Amount: $262,500
End Year: 2021
College Park, GA

The mission of the Southeast Immigrant Rights Network is to lift up the voice and leadership of immigrant communities in the Southeast, both regionally and nationally. The organization promotes collaboration among members, provides political education and supports collective action to build just and inclusive communities. SEIRN envisions grassroots immigrant communities joining other marginalized communities as equal partners to build a regional movement to transform the South into a place that respects the dignity and human rights of all. This grant provides general operating support and was extended in response to COVID-19.

Southern Black Girls and Women’s Consortium (2020)

Amount: $300,000
End Year: 2021
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The mission of the Southern Black Girls and Women’s Consortium is to support the growing movement for Black girls in the Southeastern U.S. a new collective of funders, activists and community leaders working to advance the movements for Black girls and women in the Southeast. This grant is in response to COVID-19 in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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Southern Coalition for Social Justice (2020)

Amount: $150,000
End Year: 2021
Durham, NC

The Southern Coalition for Social Justice partners with communities of color and economically disadvantaged communities in the South to defend and advance political, social and economic rights through the combination of legal advocacy, research, organizing and communications. This grant provides civic engagement support.

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Southern Coalition for Social Justice (2021)

Amount: $800,000
End Year: 2023
Durham, NC

Southern Coalition for Social Justice uses litigation and community organizing strategies to ensure fair participation in the democratic process. The organization’s work benefits all communities across the region, but specifically benefits low-wealth individuals and communities of color as these communities are targeted for disenfranchisement. This grant provides general operating and regranting support.