APPLY FOR FUNDS
ADVOCACY AND ACTION
Taking action is one of the most direct and important ways to bring change, whether is’t helping a family, stopping an injustice, or inspiring movement. Build public support for a cause or policy that creates impactful change for our community. Take a stand or provide a service. Make the Movement happen.
Types of Advocacy and Action projects that we fund include but are not limited to:
Family Supportive Services
Support for Single Parents
Direct Actions (including rallies, marches, etc.)
Economic Development for marginalized groups
Violence Prevention Efforts
Immigrant and Refugee Support
Support for System Involved Persons
Types of expenses Movement Funds can cover include but are not limited to:
Personnel, Contractor, Staff, Consulting
Transportation, Gas, Vehicles and Rentals
Space, Lodging, Housing, Property
Bail and Legal Expenses
Outreach and Relationship Building
Project Supplies and Equipment
Training and Development
Requirements to apply for Advocacy and Action funding include:
Demonstrated input and leadership from the population served.
Priority is given to organizations or projects that are led by diverse groups.
All applicants must be active members of the Movement Fund. Financial contributions are NOT required for membership.
Photo Credit Nate Royko Maurer Youth from YGB begin a rally and march outside of West High School.