ZSR Trustees Announces Fall 2018 Grant Awards 164 grants totaling $27.2 million

Announcements

The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation has announced the recipients of its fall 2018 grant awards.

Trustees voted to approve 164 grants totaling $27.2 million to organizations across North Carolina. This amount includes multi-year grants for some grantees.

Organizations awarded grants in the fall 2018 cycle are listed below in alphabetical order. The next open cycle for State-Level Systemic Change grants will begin in later this year.

ADVANCING PUBLIC EDUCATION

Alamance Citizens for Education
ACE's Parent Engagement Program

Book Harvest
For general operating support

Communities In Schools of NC, Inc.
For general operating support

Down East Partnership for Children
For general operating support

Education Trust Inc.
For general operating support

EducationNC
For general operating support

Hoke County Schools
Leandro Litigation Project

Innovation Project
For general operating support

James B. Hunt Jr., Institute for Educational Leadership and Policy Foundation, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Early Childhood Foundation, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Partnership for Children, Inc.
For general operating support

Parents for Public Schools, Inc.
For general operating support

Profound Gentlemen, Inc.
Building Communities for Male Educators of Color across North Carolina project

Public School Forum of NC, Inc.
For general operating support

Public Schools First NC, Inc.
For general operating support

Research Triangle Institute
NC Large District Consortium project

Southern Coalition for Social Justice
Education Justice Alliance project

Students for Education Reform, Inc.
For general operating support

Teach For America - Eastern NC Region
For general operating support

Village of Wisdom, Inc.
For general operating support

Wake Education Partnership
For general operating support

FOSTERING A HEALTHY AND SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT

Alliance for a Responsible Swine Industry, Inc.
For general operating support

Alliance for Climate Education, Inc.
Building Youth Climate Leadership in North Carolina project

American Rivers, Inc.
For general operating support

Appalachian Voices
For general operating support

Asheville Greenworks
Deepening Racial Equity in the Environmental Field in Western NC project

Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League, Inc.
For general operating support

Cape Fear River Watch
For general operating support

Clean Air Carolina
For general operating support

Clean Water for NC, Inc.
For general operating support

Conservation Fund
Resourceful Communities: Shifting the Paradigm and Sharing the Power--Building a More Equitable Environmental Table project

Conservation Fund
Community Economic Development and Conservation for Resilient Communities project

Conservation Trust for NC
For general operating support

Dan River Basin Association
For general operating support

Dogwood Alliance, Inc.
For general operating support

East Coast Greenway Alliance, Inc.
For general operating support

Environmental Defense Fund, Inc.
For general operating support

Foothills Conservancy of NC, Inc.
Catawba-Wateree Initiative project

Fresh Energy
Southeast Energy News Reporting in North Carolina project

Haw River Assembly, Inc.
For general operating support

MountainTrue
For general operating support

National Audubon Society, Inc.
For general operating support

Nature Conservancy
Advancing NC Climate Leadership and Scaling Coastal Resilience project

NC Coastal Federation, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Conservation Network
For general operating support

NC Council of Churches
For general operating support

NC Environmental Justice Network
For general operating support

NC Health News, Inc.
Tracking Environmental Health in North Carolina project

NC League of Conservation Voters Foundation, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Sustainable Energy Association
For general operating support

NC Waste Awareness and Reduction Network, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Wildlife Federation
For general operating support

Roanoke Economic Development, Inc.
For general operating support

Sound Rivers, Inc.
For general operating support

Southeastern Wind Coalition, Inc.
For general operating support

Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy
Blue Ridge Forever project

Southern Environmental Law Center
For general operating support

Sustain Charlotte, Inc.
For general operating support

Sustainable Sandhills
For general operating support

Toxic Free NC, Inc.
For general operating support

Transit Alliance of The Piedmont
For general operating support

WakeUP Wake County, Inc.
For general operating support

West End Revitalization Association
For general operating support

Winyah Rivers Foundation, Inc.
For general operating support

Yadkin Riverkeeper, Inc.
For general operating support

Youth Empowered Solutions (YES!)
Environmental Justice Leadership project

MISCELLANEOUS

NC Center for Non Profit Organizations, Inc.
For general operating support

PROMOTING SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC JUSTICE

American Civil Liberties Union of NC Legal Foundation, Inc.
For general operating support

American Friends Service Committee
For general operating support

Associación De Mexicanos En Carolina Del Norte Amerixcan
Strong Hands Build Better Futures Initiative Support project

Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture
For general operating support

Bountiful Cities Project
For general operating support

Brunswick Housing Opportunities, Inc.
For general operating support

Campaign for Southern Equality
For general operating support

Campaign for Southern Equality
For general operating support

Carolina Common Enterprise
For general operating support

Carolina Justice Policy Center
For general operating support

Carolina Small Business Development Fund
For general operating support

Center for Death Penalty Litigation
For general operating support

Center for Participatory Change, Inc.
For general operating support

Center for Responsible Lending
Responsible Lending in NC: Protecting Economic Opportunity for Families by Eliminating Abusive Lending Practices project

Central Park NC
For general operating support

Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy
For general operating support

Church World Service, Inc.
For general operating support

Community Success Initiative, Inc.
For general operating support

Companeros Inmigrantes De Las Montanas En Accion
For general operating support of the El Camino Collaborative

Conservatives for Criminal Justice Reform
For general operating support

Council for Children's Rights, Inc.
For general operating support

El Centro Hispano, Inc.
For general operating support

El Centro Hispano, Inc.
El Colectivo NC project

El Pueblo, Inc.
For general operating support

Equality NC Foundation
For general operating support

FaithAction International House
For general operating support

Farm Labor Research Project, Inc.
For general operating support

Farmer Foodshare, Inc.
For general operating support

Forward Justice
For general operating support

Freedom Center for Social Justice
For general operating support

Green Opportunities, Inc.
For general operating support

Greensboro Community Development Fund
For general operating support

Hispanic Liaison of Chatham County
For general operating support

IDA and Asset Building Collaborative of NC
For general operating support

Julius L. Chambers Center for Civil Rights
For general operating support

Just Economics
For general operating support

Legal Aid of NC, Inc.
Home Defense Project

Legal Aid of NC, Inc.
Collateral Consequences Project

Lexington Housing Community Development Corporation
For general operating support

MDC, Inc.
For general operating support

Mountain BizCapital, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Association of Black Lawyers' Land Loss Prevention Project
For general operating support

NC Center on Actual Innocence
For general operating support

NC Central University Foundation, Inc.
Virtual Justice Project

NC Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Inc.
Building With...Not For project

NC Coalition to End Homelessness, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Equal Access to Justice Foundation Inc.
Driver's License Restoration Project

NC Farmworkers Project, Inc.
Farmworker Advocacy Network project

NC FIELD, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Institute of Minority Economic Development
For general operating support

NC State University
Center for Environmental Farming Systems' A Path to Environmental Health and Sustainability, Social and Economic Justice, and Community-Based Democracy project

Pisgah Legal Services
For general operating support

Planned Parenthood South Atlantic
For general operating support

Progressive America Fund
OUR North Carolina project

Reinvestment Partners
For general operating support

Rural Advancement Foundation International-USA
For general operating support

Rural Economic Development Center, Inc.
For general operating support

Sandhills Family Heritage Association
For general operating support

SHIFT NC
For general operating support

Southeast Asian Coalition
For general operating support

Student Action with Farmworkers
For general operating support

Thirtieth Judicial District Domestic Violence-Sexual Assault Alliance
For general operating support

Toe River Aggregation Center Training Organization Regional, Inc.
For general operating support

United for a Fair Economy, Inc.
Inclusive Economy North Carolina project

Uniting NC, Inc.
For general operating support

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Racial Equity Network III project

Women AdvaNCe
For general operating support

Working Landscapes
For general operating support

YWCA of High Point, Inc.
Latino Family Center project

STRENGTHENING DEMOCRACY

Action Institute NC
For general operating support

Alliance of NC Black Elected Officials, Inc.
For general operating support

Blueprint NC
For general operating support

Carolina Public Press, Inc.
For general operating support

Children First Communities in Schools of Buncombe County, Inc.
For general operating support

Common Cause Education Fund
For general operating support

Democracy NC
For general operating support

Duke University
Sanford School of Public Policy's North Carolina Leadership Forum project

Durham CAN
For general operating support

El Centro Hispano, Inc.
Enlace Latino NC project

Institute for Southern Studies, Inc.
For general operating support

Lead NC Institute
For general operating support

MomsRising Education Fund
For general operating support

NALEO Education Fund
Increasing the Civic Participation of North Carolina's Latino Population project

NC A. Philip Randolph Institute, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Business Council, Inc.
For general operating support

NC Child
For general operating support

NC Counts Coalition
For general operating support

NC Justice Center
For general operating support

NC State University Foundation, Inc.
For general operating support of the Institute for Emerging Issues

People's Alliance Fund
For general operating support

Scalawag
For general operating support

Southern Coalition for Social Justice
For general operating support

Southern Vision Alliance
For general operating support

University of North Carolina-Center for Public Television
HBCU Radio and Public Media NC Together: Diversifying the Voice of News to Strengthen Our Democracy project

We Are Down Home
For general operating support

Working America Education Fund
For general operating support

Working Films, Inc.
For general operating support