Category: Activism

GRANT 202: BYkids 07/18/2016
Their world, their films.
GRANT 201: Born Just Right 3D Innovations 07/11/2016
A superhero prosthetic arm that shoots glitter? Rad.
GRANT 200: Rokia: Voice of a New Generation 07/01/2016
The story of one of Africa's most successful singer/songwriters is headed to the big screen.
GRANT 197: “A Single Vote” Suffrage Ballet 06/13/2016
One vote CAN change the course of history.
GRANT 195: Advice You Don’t Want to Hear 05/30/2016
99 problems and Palsy is just one.
GRANT 192: Citizen Bridge 05/09/2016
New York City's first citizen-built bridge.
GRANT 190: Y2Y: A Bold Experiment 04/25/2016
Young adults uniting to end homelessness.
GRANT 188: Hope House 04/11/2016
Ending the tragic cycle of young girls being forced into prostitution.
GRANT 187: Vism 04/04/2016
A new vision of volunteerism.
GRANT 185: Bahia Project 03/21/2016
Meet Olek, the “Queen of Crochet."
GRANT 183: Ubuntu Performance Camp 2K16 03/07/2016
Bringing slam poetry to the streets of Philly.
GRANT 182: #RiseUp – Sexual Assault Survivor Rights Act 02/29/2016
Empowering sexual assault survivors with civil rights.
GRANT 179: SenseU 02/08/2016
A decision-based narrative game that teaches young adults about sex & positive body image.
GRANT 174: Emojination 01/04/2016
Where is the dumpling emoji?
GRANT 172: Women Lead Nepal 12/21/2015
Women LEAD's office in Nepal suffered severe damage during the April 25th earthquake. It's time to rebuild.
GRANT 169: Bad Date Coalition 11/30/2015
A social action group dedicated to improving safety for people involved in sex work.
GRANT 168: Human Trafficking Conference 2016 11/23/2015
A high school student-run and created conference dedicated to shedding light on the truths about human trafficking in the U.S.
GRANT 165: Traveling While Black 11/02/2015
A storytelling project that immerses global audiences in the American story of minorities’ struggle for freedom of movement.
GRANT 143: Unconventional Apology Project 06/01/2015
Sparked by a family tragedy, the portrait and interview series focuses on female survivors of domestic violence.
GRANT 142: The Untold Story of Somali Women’s Basketball Team 05/25/2015
The upcoming feature documentary 'Nation's Hope' tells the story of Somali girls who have overcome struggle by playing basketball.
GRANT 136: Hollaback! Bahamas 04/09/2015
No more room for sexual harassment in The Bahamas!
GRANT 135: Sex Education for Social Justice 03/30/2015
Sex education helps teach social justice!
GRANT 134: Subsistence Research Center of Southern Illinois 03/23/2015
The revolution might begin with at an infoshop
GRANT 115: Kyn :: Democratizing Philanthropy 11/10/2014
An online launchpad for emerging philanthropists.
GRANT 113: Mobile Cinema 10/27/2014
Films that challenge communities in Central Africa to confront difficult realities and reach peaceful resolutions.
GRANT 111: Spawn of the Gerrymander 10/13/2014
The six-headed sequel to a landmark illustration powered by social commentary.
GRANT 109: Project41 09/29/2014
An agricultural-centered solution to poverty and malnourishment.
GRANT 106: Knoxville Creative Reuse 09/08/2014
Inspiring environmentally sustainable behavior by recycling old materials.
GRANT 105: Young Voices Gathering 09/01/2014
A think-tank assembled in the interests of young girls all over the world.
GRANT 99: Awareness and Prevention Through Art 07/20/2014
Painting the towns in North Jordan with Syrian and Jordanian youth.
GRANT 98: HIV Prevention Software for India 07/14/2014
The first research-based, data-driven approach to transnational HIV prevention.
GRANT 97: Lighting the Way to Success 07/07/2014
An awesome investment in education and solar power to shine light on inspiring minds.
GRANT 96: TENT ED 06/26/2014
A rapid impact project supporting the education of Syrian children.
GRANT 92: Health Navigators 05/28/2014
OHR's Health Navigators are leading Mfangano Island's patients to the mainland for solid healthcare.
GRANT 70:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
LET THE KIDS SURF IN THE PHILIPPINES 02/20/2014
Philippine initiative finds a way to turn surfing into higher grades and lower attrition.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Tribal Justice 02/18/2014
Human Rights pioneer, Ruth Cowan, sheds light on Native American culture with her new film "Tribal Justice."
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
SPARK GIRLS 02/15/2014
Combating illiteracy of young girls in marginalized & underprivileged communities in Zimbabwe.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media 02/13/2014
"We are in effect enculturating kids from the very beginning to see women & girls as not taking up half of the space." -Geena Davis
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Dark Matter 02/01/2014
Self-censorship was part of daily life for new media artist and art activist, Morehshin Allahyari.
GRANT 22: Think Before You Type 07/15/2013
This is what happens when two teen sisters take on cyberbullying.
GRANT 18: Umvoti AIDS Center Playground 06/17/2013
In an effort to provide a more joyful, lighthearted outlet for the kids at Umvoti, Justin is building a playground.