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Grants

Fostering an Environmentally Sustainable New York City

2012

ALIGN: The Alliance for a Greater New York • $20,000
New York, NY
General support to forge strategic environmental justice and labor alliances, and to develop a broad-based campaign to create green collar jobs.

Families United for Racial and Economic Equality • $20,000
Brooklyn, NY
General support for grassroots organizing and advocacy by low-income families and people of color in Brooklyn to make systemic changes for a more environmentally just and socially sustainable New York.

North Star Fund (Community Food Funders Group) • $10,000
New York, NY
Project support to coordinate and leverage investments from funders in the tri-state region for an equitable, ecologically sound and sustainable regional food system. (First year of a two-year grant)

Restaurant Opportunities Center of New York • $0
New York, NY
Program support for Fair and Green, which uses organizing, education and advocacy to improve conditions for restaurant workers and grow the sustainable food movement. (First year of a two-year grant.)