The Fund for Southern Communities supports community-based organizations working to create just and sustainable communities that are free of oppression and that embrace and celebrate all people. The Fund provides grants of $1,000 to $5,000 to progressive grassroots groups in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina that address social change issues, such as workers’ rights, environmental justice, economic justice, etc. Grants support new or existing projects, as well as the general operating needs of small organizations with budgets of $150,000 or less. The application deadline is September 6, 2013. Visit the Fund’s website to download the grant application information.
Fund for Southern Communities
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Phone Number: (404) 371-8404
Email Address: fsc [a] fundforsouth.org
We want to develop a student leadership program to provide support to our local agencies with the majority of work being done recruiting campus organizations to serve at various sites. The Campus Compact material was the most useful resource thus far. Thank you!
-LeeAnn Brown, Bonner Scholars Director, West Virginia Wesleyan College