General support for the leadership and organizing efforts of post 9/11 military veterans in campaigns aimed at challenging militarism within the US and in US foreign policy.
Seed funding to support the building of a new national youth-led organization that will work to remove public support for all forms of U.S. militarism.
To support Dream Defenders’ Campaign for A Free Florida, for work that focuses on elevating “the voices of the incarcerated and over policed and to invest in policies and programs that will undermine the effects of systemic racism and violence.”
To support timely grants to grassroots organizations in communities of color that are facing injustice based on racial, ethnic, religious, and other forms of discrimination.
To support strategic planning and technical support to Black-led, base building organizations on long-term agenda setting, governance, and civic engagement strategies.
To support their work towards a significant reduction in Pentagon spending, driven by an alternative vision of the military’s role in US national security.
To support, in partnership with Ignite North Carolina, a convening of frontline organizers of color in the South to build social movements.
To support the Ending Family Separation Project’s efforts to reunite and provide legal representation to client families who have been separated because of the “zero tolerance” immigration policies.
To support the overall work and mission of Win Without War, a national coalition promoting progressive national security solutions and a less militarized U.S. foreign policy.
Support for Veteran’s Organizing Institute’s leadership training program for progressive veterans to support veterans’ involvement in a range of social justice movements and campaigns.
To support a gathering of US nonviolent action trainers to analyze training issues, share resources, and to develop an active national network.
To support events that bring together drone victims with former drone operators in order to raise public awareness about US drone-killings policy.
To support a convening of national Muslim, Arab and South Asian (MASA) leaders to enhance collaboration and strategic planning at a time of increased challenges nationally.
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