The following organizations were grantees of the Fall 2011 cycle.

African American Women’s Resource Center
Washington, DC - $1200
To support the Each One, Coach One project in oratory leadership skills for young women
http://www.aawrc.org

Bamboo Bridges
Las Vegas, NV - $1400
To support Project Resilience which recruits and trains Asian Pacific American women to become advocates for APA survivors of domestic violence and/or human trafficking
http://bamboobridges.org

Chicago Taskforce on Violence Against Girls & Young Women
Chicago, IL - $1000
To support the Girls' Truth Media Project about the Violence against Girls
http://www.chitaskforce.org

Empowering Women for Excellence Initiative
Kaduna, Nigeria - $500
To support the Civic Education and Governance Participation for Women Project
http://ewei.wetpaint.com

Feminist Frequency
San Francisco, CA - $1000
To support the development to tutorial videos for Videoblogging for women and girls
http://FeministFrequency.com

Flushing Workers' Center
New York, NY - $1500
To support the Nail Salon Workers Organizing Project

Generic Ensemble Company
Austin, TX - $1000
To support the production of The Experiment which draws from personalized stores of queer and racialized resistance

The Line Campaign
Brooklyn, NY - $1000
To support The Line Campaign's Campus & Community Action Groups
http://whereisyourline.org

Mujeres al Borde
Bogotá, Columbia - $1000
To support the Segunda Fase Esculae Audiovisual AL BORDE: Lanzamiento, promoción y distrubución
http://www.mujeresalborde.org

Pastoralist Rural Environment Network (PREN)
Ngong Hills, Kenya - $900
To support the Education and Awareness Campaign to Eradicate Female Genital Mutilation in Keekonyoikie Maasai of Kenya

Social Development of Women and Children Social Unity
Baku, Azerbaijan Republic - $1000
To support the “Stop Violence against women and sexual assault” training

Society Without Violence
Yerevan, Armenia - $1000
To support “My voice is heard,” a public event by regional young women and girls
http://www.swv.am/

Umoja wa Ushinkiano na Maendeleo (UWAMA)
Mwanza, Tanzania - $1000
To support the Community Protection of old Women and Ending of old Women’s Killing Practices

Women’s Global Empowerment Fund

Denver, CO - $500
To support the filing process for the creation of an Agricultural Union Project in Uganda
http://www.wgefund.org


The Ellen Dougherty Activist Fund for Young Women

Colorful Girls
Santa Rosa, CA - $1000
To support the Girls’ Advisory Board in Burma


The Jeanne Meurer Indigenous Women's Fund

Indian Senior Center
Ukiah, CA - $1000
To support the Indian Senior Center Grandmothers Circle


The Kologi Sports and Recreation Fund

Soccer Without Borders
Hanover, NH- $1000
To support a woman coach for the girls' soccer team in Granada, Nicaragua
http://soccerwithoutborders.org

Donor Directed Funds

The Susan F. Eastman Fund for Environmental Activism

Tufukoza Wajja Yovani Association
Mbale, Uganda - $877
To support the Community Sanitation and Women Development/Training Project

The Edie Windsor Fund for Old Lesbians

Labrisz Lesbian Association
Budapest, Hungary - $1500
To support the English Translation and publication of Secret Years: Sixteen Lesbian Life Stories


The PatsyLu Fund for Women’s Music Projects

The Fund for Women Artists, Inc.
San Francisco, CA - $2000
To support the composer’s fee for the Fannie Lou Hamer opera by Mary Watkins: The Dark River Opera Project: A Collaboration Between WomenArts and Mary Watkins
http://womenarts.org/

Jamaesori
San Francisco, CA - $550
To support the for costumes and instruments for Sister to Sister: Drumming for Peace
http://jamaesori.wordpress.com/

Shelter Music Boston
Arlington, MA - $1200
To support the Shelter Music Boston concerts at Rosie’s Place, a sanctuary for poor and homeless women
http://www.sheltermusicboston.org/

The Nouveau Classical Project
New York, NY - $1000
To support In & Around C, a program to engage new audiences in classical music through participation with experimental musical sound
http://www.nouveauclassical.org/


The India Fund

Women Education and Empowerment Organisation
Kedar, Tamil Nadu, India - $1600
To support the Women Legal Rights Awareness Education project

Social Organization for Urban and Rural Empowerment
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India - $1475
To support the workshops on girl child rights and against tribal girl child marriages

Rural Women’s Development Trust
Vellore, Andhra Pradesh, India - $1500
To support the involvement of women’s federation networks, activists and like minded movement for achieving the women’s governance at grass root level through mobilizing and motivating women


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