2018-2019 CCHD GRANTS TO LOCAL GROUPS
All Parks Alliance for Change (APAC) provides a vehicle for manufactured home owners to express their needs and concerns in their parks and in the larger community through education, grassroots organizing and leadership development.
Appetite for Change uses food as a tool to build health, wealth, and social change. They strengthen the community by focusing on community ownership and youth leadership.
La Asamblea de Derechos Civiles is a statewide, faith-based organization that organizes immigrants to build power for changes in the immigration system and underlying political and economic structures.
Elpis Enterprises provides job training, work experience, and job placement for homeless or precariously-housed youth ages 16-23. Through social enterprises the youth build skills, experience, and community relationships.
Inquilinxs Unidxs Por Justicia brings together tenants from Minneapolis’ most exploited rental properties to analyze their housing problems, organize around these problems, and build affordable, dignified living spaces in Minneapolis.
Neighborhood Development Center uses entrepreneur training, lending, technical assistance, and small business incubators to annually empower over 600 people to start or expand their own businesses.
Rondo Community Land Trust is undertaking a commercial land trust project to stabilize the cost of spaces for small businesses and help retain, stabilize, and promote small and minority-owned businesses.
2018-2019 CHRISTIAN SHARING FUND GRANTS
Centro de Trabajadores Unidos en la Lucha empowers organizes low-wage workers from across the Twin Cities to develop leadership and educate one another to build power and lead the struggle for fair wages, better working conditions, basic respect, and a voice in our workplaces.
Cycles for Change (C4C) aims to build a diverse and empowered community of bicyclists through programs that support people in getting access to a used bicycle, free bicycle repair, training in safe, confident cycling, and opportunities to help grow a broad-based, equitable bicycling movement.
Hope Community Inc. creates connections that strengthen the power of community members and communities by cultivating community leaders, building community capacity, caring for the housing and community spaces we develop, and pursuing equity and diversity.
Minnesota Prison Doula Project works in compassionate solidarity with incarcerated women to create community, opportunity, and change through improving parenting skills and parent-child relationships, improving birth outcomes among infants born to justice-involved mothers and investing in the development of female leaders in our community.
Urban Roots cultivates and empowers youth through nature, healthy food, and community by placing the tools of personal and community development in the hands of young people and families.