Enhancing the Democratic Process


RECENT GRANTS (2014)


Common Cause Education Fund | Washington, D.C.

$29,000 — General support for programs promoting voter protection and democratic reform in the states.

www.commoncause.org


Free Speech for People | Newton, MA

$25,000 — Support for the Legal Advocacy Program.

www.freespeechforpeople.org


MapLight | Berkeley, CA

$26,000 — General support for its programs and projects to provide tools for journalists, researchers and the general public to illuminate the connections between money and politics.

www.maplight.org


Media Matters for America | San Francisco, CA

$30,000 — Support for its Climate and Energy Initiative

www.mediamatters.org


Project Vote | Washington, D.C.

$50,000 — General support for voter protection and voter registration activities.

www.projectvote.org


Proteus Fund/Piper Fund | Amherst, MA

$50,000 — General support for The Piper Fund, a funder collaborative that determines the most strategic way to fund grassroots state groups all over the country.

www.proteusfund.org


Public Campaign | Washington, D.C.

$26,000 — General Support for its programs to advance public financing of elections.

www.publiccampaign.org


Rock the Vote | Washington, D.C.

$50,000 — General support for voter registration, civic engagement and education work.

www.rockthevote.org


State Voices | Washington, D.C.

$20,000 — General Support


Voter Participation Center | Washington, D.C.

$50,000 — General support for voter registration and civic engagement activities.

www.voterparticipation.org


William J. Brennan Center for Justice | New York, NY

$50,000 — General Support for its programs and projects focusing on fundamental issues of democracy and justice.

www.brennancenter.org