Supports emerging grassroots leaders of small or fledgling groups
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North Star Fund makes democracy happen in New York City by supporting the leadership of people directly affected by injustice. We help activists on the ground organize, stand up for themselves, and pursue solutions to the greatest problems facing our city.
Supports grassroots organizations responding to pressing problems
Supports arts and activism, resources for organizing, and alternative institutions.
Supports responses to unforeseen breaking political developments.
Supports established organizing groups to move to the next level.
Supporting experimentation to build a broader movement for social justice.
Grant guidelines vary based on the interests of the donor.