Mother Organized After Katrina

$2100 for educational support and a CIF award for the siblings, ages 14 and 18, whose mother helped lead a movement to assert public housing residents’ rights to return home after the storm. In… Read More
Labor & Economic Justice
LA

Moms Fired for Advocacy

$4700 for school tuition and a sports program for three kids, ages eight to 12, from two families whose mothers were fired for organizing on the job. One fought for fair working practices and the… Read More
Labor & Economic Justice
GA, MS

Father Disabled by Police Beating

$4800 for support services for three siblings, ages nine to 10, whose father, a whistleblower for worker and consumer safety, was laid off, harassed, then arrested and attacked by police. Despite… Read More
Labor & Economic Justice
MA

Immigrant Parents Face Backlash

$3000 for educational support for two children, ages 14 and 18, whose parents speak out and organize events in support of humane immigration policy despite having been forced into sanctuary. They are… Read More
Immigrants' Rights
Location Withheld

Mom Faces Retaliation for Immigrants’ Rights Advocacy

$3000 for childcare and sports for the two sons, ages five and 12, whose mother became a vocal activist from sanctuary. The boys’ father, previously unknown to ICE, was detained in probable… Read More
Immigrants' Rights
Location Withheld

Dad Targeted While in Sanctuary

$3275 for recreational activities and virtual learning support for three children, ages 11 to 18, whose father is an immigrants’ rights leader. Since being denied a stay of deportation and entering… Read More
Immigrants' Rights
Location Withheld

Father Deported

$4000 for French classes, a computer, and school supplies for two siblings, ages 13 and 17, whose father was detained and deported by ICE, despite his pending case, in an apparent act of retaliation… Read More
Immigrants' Rights
Location Withheld

Indigenous Family Suffers Retaliation

$1600 for orthodontia for the 13-year-old girl whose grandmother (her guardian) fought to hold her tribal leader accountable for human rights violations. As a result, she was denied employment and… Read More
Human Rights
NY

Father Forced to Leave Country

$4000 for school tuition for two children, ages eight and 13, whose dad established an interfaith mosque to counteract society’s negative bias towards Muslims in the post-9/11 era. He faced… Read More
Human Rights
NY

Mom Fights for Indigenous Rights

$4000 for virtual learning supplies for the two siblings, ages five and six, whose mom was repeatedly stalked and threatened for her efforts to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day.
Human Rights
NM

Families Forced to Flee

$7,700 for childcare, educational support and a CIF Award for the six children, ages four to 21, from four families whose parents were forced to flee their home countries after being harassed,… Read More
Human Rights
IL, MA, NY

Mom Fights to End Torture

$2000 for volleyball programs for the 16-year-old daughter whose mother provided advocacy and assistance to women whose rights had been violated in their home country. She was detained and arrested… Read More
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
IL

Mother Threatened with Loss of Son

$2100 for equine therapy and a CIF award for the 12 and 21-year-old children whose mother, an LGBTQ rights activist, was threatened by the state with the removal of one of her children because of her… Read More
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
OR

Animal Rights Activist Incarcerated

$1500 for music classes and counseling for the 18-year-old daughter whose father was jailed for destroying traps set for mountain lions and now advocates for wolves.
Environmental and Animal Rights
AZ

Environmental Activists & Children Threatened

$2000 for physical therapy for the 11-year-old son diagnosed with a sensory processing disorder whose father and older brother have been harassed and faced death threats as a result of their work to… Read More
Environmental and Animal Rights
LA

Father Falsely Accused

$2000 for educational support and recreational activities for the 14-year-old son whose father spent decades litigating against a large oil company and achieved a historic victory. As a result, the… Read More
Environmental and Animal Rights
NY

Environmental Lawyer Survives Assassination Attempt

$2095 for a music program, tutoring, and a CIF award for two kids, ages 15 and 19, whose father lives in exile in the U.S. He faced threats to his life for his advocacy work in his home country for… Read More
Environmental and Animal Rights
MA

Pipeline Protestors Targeted

$8600 for recreational activities, a computer, educational support and a CIF award for nine children, ages nine to 18, from three families whose parents were threatened and faced charges for fighting… Read More
Environmental and Animal Rights
LA, NM, WI