Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Virginia Organizing Project

Charlottesville, Va.
$100,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2014

The grass-roots organization is dedicated to challenging injustice by empowering people in local communities to address issues that affect the quality of their lives. Through this grant, it is working with public- and private-sector groups to assess the disproportionate impact of climate change on low-income coastal communities and to help shape effective climate-resilience strategies that benefit vulnerable populations.