Educator Falsely Reported

$3000 for the two children, ages nine and 15, whose mother, a teacher, fought for the well-being of all students after her young autistic child was physically assaulted by an aide at school. As a… Read More
Civil Liberties
AL

Activist Forced to Flee

$4600 for educational supplies and a Carry it Forward (CIF) award for the children (ages 12, 16 and 21) of a Middle Eastern pro-democracy activist who was threatened in her home country and forced to… Read More
Peace
NY

Mother Battles for a Safe Community

$6000 for four children, ages six to 18, whose mother is a vocal critic of environmental racism, fighting to halt construction of a corporate landfill adjacent to her family’s property. As a result… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
AL

Daughter Harassed

$4200 for recreational activities and two Carry it Forward1 (CIF) awards for four siblings, ages 16 to 22, whose family faced harassment after their mother filed a complaint to hold school personnel… Read More
CIVIL LIBERTIES
AL

Pipeline Protester Forced to Relocate

$3000 for summer camp and music lessons for two children, ages five and seven, whose mom, a water protector, was arrested for disrupting the construction of a pipeline and faced harassment by local… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
VA

Family Targeted by Police

$3000 for a computer and sports equipment for two brothers, ages 13 and 16, whose grandmother and father organized against environmental racism, specifically against the creation of a landfill in… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
AL

Reproductive Justice Organizer Threatened

$3000 for mental health services and recreational activities for the two daughters, ages four and 15, whose mom, a reproductive justice activist in a southern city, faced online harassment and… Read More
Gender Equality, LGBTQ, & Reproductive Rights
CA

Families Forced to Flee

$3000 for five CIF awards for five children from three families whose parents were targeted for their human rights organizing in their home countries and were forced to relocate to the US.
Human Rights
IL

Mother Surveilled

$2600 for childcare and recreational activities for three children, ages three to 10, whose mom faced harassment and surveillance for advocating for political prisoners unjustly targeted in the U.S… Read More
CIVIL LIBERTIES
MA

Union Organizers Fired

$2500 for school tuition and a Targeted Activist Youth2 (TAY) Development grant for a youth activist and eight-year-old daughter from two families. Both the youth activist and the mother were fired… Read More
Labor & Economic Justice
TN

Activist Mother Blacklisted

$1500 for childcare for the three-year-old son whose mother advocated against coal ash being dumped in town. Due to her activism, she was denied employment and forced to relocate to find work
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
AL

Youth Activist Facing Felony Charges

$1000 for a TAY Development grant for the 24-year-old animal rights activist who is facing eight felony charges for nonviolent animal liberation actions taken against factory farms after… Read More
ENVIRONMENTAL & ANIMAL RIGHTS
CA

Campus Organizer Targeted

$1500 for summer camp for the eight-year-old daughter whose mom is a recognized leader at her college. They have both been threatened by those opposed to racial justice events the mom has organized… Read More
Racial Justice
OR

Police Target Mother

$1500 for dance lessons and mental health support for the 14-year-old daughter whose mother fought to reallocate funding from the police to mental health services. As a result, she was harassed… Read More
Racial Justice
TX

Peaceful Organizer Charged

$1500 for mental health services and summer camp for the 14-year-old child of a racial justice organizer who was falsely arrested at a peaceful protest. Because prosecutors charged her with gang… Read More
Racial Justice
AZ

Young Civil Rights Activist Targeted

$1800 for mental health support and educational supplies for the 17-year-old targeted activist youth who was bullied due to her leadership in the Black Lives Matter movement.
Racial Justice
Location Withheld

Activist Forced out of Work

$1900 for dance classes and music lessons for two siblings, ages nine to 18, whose mother advocated against racism and rape culture in schools. In retaliation, she lost contracts with the local… Read More
Racial Justice
OK

Mom Persists Despite Violent Intimidation

$2600 for cheerleading and a CIF award for the 16 and 19-year-old siblings whose uncle was beaten to death by police and whose mom has organized to demand justice for her brother and other victims of… Read More
Racial Justice
MD