The Racial & Economic Justice Fund supports groups that use community organizing to promote racial and economic justice at the local, state, national, or international levels. For groups applying to this fund, racial and economic justice must be central to their vision, to their understanding of the problem, and to their strategy for addressing the problem.
Who are previous Racial & Economic Justice Fund grantees?
The Racial & Economic Justice Fund has supported a wide range of grantees, from Asian Americans United to Taxi Workers Alliance of Pennsylvania. Check out our list of recent grantees to see if the Racial & Economic Justice Fund is right for your organization.
Does my group qualify for a Racial & Economic Justice Fund grant?
The Racial & Economic Justice Fund makes grants to groups that:
- Meet all basic eligibility requirements and funding criteria
- Have a long-term vision for and engage strategies that promote racial and/or economic justice
- Are building a local base for taking collective action against the problem being addressed
- Are changing the balance of power between community members and decision makers
What is the award size from the Racial & Economic Justice Fund?
The Racial & Economic Justice Fund makes $10,000 grants. Groups who have received grants from the Racial & Economic Justice Fund in the past may reapply in the following grant cycle.
What is the deadline to apply?
The deadine to apply is March 1, 2018.