CIF AWARD

$600 for a CIF award for textbooks and school supplies for the 19- year-old daughter whose parents are peace activists
Peace
ME

CIF AWARDS

$3600 for six CIF awards for textbooks and school supplies for six beneficiaries, ages 18 to 24, from 5 families. Their parents advocate for racial justice, prisoners’ rights, and human rights.
CA, IL, GA, NM

Family Threatened by KKK

$4420 for driver’s education, orthodontia, and two CIF awards for 4 children, ages 16 to 22, whose activist mom received death threats from the Klan for her efforts to desegregate a public housing… Read More
Racial Justice
OR

Moms Blacklisted

$5540 for tutoring, athletic expenses, and cultural programming for four children, ages nine to 18, from two families, whose mothers were both targeted for their anti-racist organizing in the… Read More
Racial Justice
GA, OK

Racial Justice Activists Attacked

$8,800 for childcare, school tuition, and school supplies for five children, ages 4 to 18, from three families whose parents received death threats and other threatening messages because of their… Read More
Racial Justice
GA, MD, OR

Fathers Targeted for Anti-Racist Activism

$12,400 for tuition, tutoring, recreational activities and cultural programming for eight kids, ages nine to 15, from four families, whose dads faced repression for their racial justice organizing.… Read More
Racial Justice
CO, GA

Dad Punished for Anti-Prison Art

$2560 for a computer and educational materials for the eight and 12-year-old daughters whose incarcerated father advocates for prison abolition in his poetry and writing. His views have resulted in… Read More
Prisoners' Rights/ U.S. Political Prisoners
CO

Former Political Prisoner Faces Harassment

$3200 for school tuition for the 13-year-old twins whose father was incarcerated for anti-apartheid efforts and continues to face ongoing targeting for his work to free political prisoners.
Prisoners' Rights/ U.S. Political Prisoners
MA

Mothers Threatened for Helping Prisoners

$6800 for cultural programs and educational support for four children, ages seven to 18, from two families whose mothers were threatened for advocating for better programs and treatment of inmates.
Prisoners' Rights/ U.S. Political Prisoners
AL, NY

Sons of Political Prisoners Targeted

$8000 for school tuition and an online coding program for five kids, ages nine to 16, from two families whose fathers are both children of political prisoners. Their activism on behalf of political… Read More
Prisoners' Rights/ U.S. Political Prisoners
GA, PA

Father and Son Separated

$650 for a computer for the 14-year-old son whose soldier father refused deployment to Iraq, fled to Canada and became active in the Canadian anti-war movement. After being deported back to the U.S… Read More
Peace
QC

Adoptive Dad Thwarted by Felonies

$2000 for sports expenses for the 13-year-old son whose father has been arrested upwards of 100 times for his direct actions related to peace and social justice. He has two felonies for actions he… Read More
Peace
DC

Dad Charged for Protesting with his Children

$2000 for educational supplies and a gym membership for the daughter, age 15, whose father was arrested at a peaceful demonstration and faced additional charges of contributing to the delinquency of… Read More
Peace
NC

Father Fights to Stop Witch Hunts

$2000 for sports programs for the 15-year-old daughter whose father, a member of a peace and international solidarity group, had his home raided and was threatened with arrest, but refuses to testify… Read More
Peace
IL

Support for Children of Torture Survivors

$3500 for a group grant for outdoor activities for kids whose activist parents survived torture in their home countries. The program serves 12 children, ages five to 19, from six refugee families in… Read More
Peace
IL

Children and Parents Working Together for Peace

$13,260 for music lessons, educational support, and art supplies for 12 children, ages three to 18, from five families who are members of pacifist communities. Parents and teenage children have… Read More
Peace
ME, NY, NC, VA, WA

Sons Flee with Mother

$1500 for a computer for the 17-year-old son whose mother was threatened with prison for trying to address the needs of low-income families.
Labor & Economic Justice
TX

Union Leader Imprisoned

$1500 for martial arts classes for the 16-year-old son whose father fought for workers’ rights, co-founded an immigrant advocacy collective and spoke out against the Afghanistan and Iraq occupations… Read More
Labor & Economic Justice
FL