Mother Beaten

$800 for summer camp for the 17-year-old daughter whose mother organized against government corruption in her home nation. She came to the U.S. after the military harassed and assaulted her.
Human Rights
IL

Father Forced to Leave Country

$3000 for school tuition for two children, ages 10 and 15, whose dad established an interfaith mosque to counteract society’s negative bias towards Muslims post-9/11. He faced harassment and… Read More
Human Rights
NY

Mom Fights for Indigenous Rights

$3000 for tutoring and recreational activities for the two siblings, ages seven and eight, whose mom was repeatedly stalked and threatened for her efforts to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People’… Read More
Human Rights
NM

Parents Forced to Flee

$6600 for extracurricular activities, summer camp and a CIF award for five children, ages five to 23, from three families whose parents, human rights activists, were forced to leave their home… Read More
Human Rights
IL, NY, MA

Daughters Assaulted

$1000 for school tuition for the 15-year-old son whose family had to flee their home country after his mother and two sisters were brutalized for the mom’s work against female genital mutilation.
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
NY

Mother Threatened with Loss of Son

$1500 for equine therapy for the 14-year-old daughter whose mother, an LGBTQ rights activist, was threatened by the state with the removal of one of her children because of her organizing.
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
OR

Mom Fights to End Torture

$2000 for a computer and educational supplies for the 17-year-old daughter whose mother provided advocacy and assistance to women whose rights had been violated in their home country. She was… Read More
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
IL

Anti-Environmental Racism Activist Targeted

$1500 for educational supplies for the 18-year-old whose guardian organized against processing plants being placed in their predominantly Black community. One of the companies filed a lawsuit against… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
AL

Mother Targeted for Pro-Choice Advocacy

$5750 for educational materials, childcare and recreation activities for the four sons, ages two to 16, whose mother participated in a news segment opposing her state’s abortion restrictions. As a… Read More
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
AL

Environmental Activists & Children Threatened

$1500 for physical therapy for the 12-year-old son whose father and older brother have been harassed and faced death threats as a result of their work to protect the local water basin.
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
LA

Young Environmental Activist Expelled

$1500 for homeschooling support for the 14-year-old environmental activist who began a public protest every Friday afternoon to raise awareness of global heating. He was expelled and faced harassment… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
WI

Environmental Lawyer Survives Assassination Attempt

$2000 for a music program and tutoring for the 16-year-old son whose father fled to the U.S. after facing threats to his life for his advocacy work in his home country for rural communities’ right to… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
MA

Father Falsely Accused

$2000 for educational support for the 16-year-old son whose father spent decades litigating against a large oil company and achieved a historic victory. As a result, the company has relentlessly… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
NY

Pipeline Protesters Targeted

$6000 for a range of programs for four children, ages 11 to 19, from two families whose parents fought against the construction of pipelines. One was physically assaulted, and the other faced felony… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
NM, WI

Parents Fight to Protect Environment

$17,760 for a broad range of programs for 12 children, ages six to 19, from four families. Some parents were beaten and arrested while marching against environmental racism; others were attacked and/… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
CA, FL, GA

Mom Harassed

$1500 for dance lessons for the six-year-old daughter whose mom chose to go public about being stopped by a Customs and Border Patrol agent because she was speaking Spanish. She took legal action and… Read More
CIVIL LIBERTIES
Location Withheld

Journalist Stabbed

$1500 for educational support for the seven-year-old daughter whose father, a journalist, was attacked while covering a neo-Nazi rally and was arrested, though his attacker was never charged.
CIVIL LIBERTIES
CA

Mother Blacklisted

$4500 for educational support and recreational activities for three children, ages 12 to 17, whose mother advocates for individuals who were wronged in the criminal justice system and now can’t work… Read More
CIVIL LIBERTIES
AL