Summary of Grants Awarded for 2017
A $45,000 general operating grant to protect federal programs for children, expand the availability of and access to preschool, and to advance other policies that benefit low-income children and their families.
An $85,000 program grant to advance policies to prevent detention of undocumented immigrants and to ensure more humane conditions of detention.
A $160,000 general operating grant to expand access to housing that is affordable in geographic areas of opportunity and to combat residential segregation.
A $50,000 general operating grant, in partnership with Wind of the Spirit, to advance strong state and municipal policies that will improve opportunities for New Jersey’s immigrant residents.
A $100,000 general operating grant to advance state and federal policies that expand access to housing that is affordable and to combat homelessness.
A $50,000 general operating grant to advance strong local and state policies and to empower immigrants to fully participate in policymaking to create a more welcoming Garden State.
A $125,000 general operating grant to build a strong statewide coalition to advance immigrant-friendly state and local policies in New Jersey, with an emphasis on advancing its model Fair and Welcoming Policy and developing an effective communications strategy.
A $65,000 general operating grant to address segregation in New Jersey’s public schools and to develop remedies that foster integration.