Open Meadows FoundationDeadline: August 15, 2018
The Open Meadows Foundation is a grantmaking organization seeking to fund projects that promote gender, racial, and/or economic justice. Funded projects must be led by and benefit women and girls. The Foundation is specifically looking to direct its resources towards changing the world. It is looking for projects focused on activism, political change, and empowerment directed by, and benefiting women and girls. Examples include projects focused on: Standing Rock, boycotts, marches, creation of new activist organizations, labor rights, community organizing, voting rights, environmental activism, economic rights, and other forms of political action encouraging participation by women and girls for women and girls.
The Open Meadows Foundation funds projects that do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, sexual identity and expression, age, or ability. Grants are offered for projects that:
- Are designed and implemented by women and girls
- Reflect the diversity of the community served by the project in both its leadership and organization
- Promote building community power
- Have limited financial access
Amount: Up to $2,000.
Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations with budgets of $75,000 or less. Small and start-up organizations are encouraged to apply.