Black Lives Matter D.C.
Right to the City Alliance
Center for Popular Democracy
CreaTV San Jose
New Orleans Worker Center for Racial Justice (NOWCRJ)
Witness for Peace
Access Reproductive Care – Southeast
TV Santa Barbara
Advancing Justice Los Angeles
National Economic & Social Rights Initiative
Easton Community Access TV
Asamblea de Derechos Civiles
Racial Justice Action Center
SPEAC (Sustainable Progress through Engaging Active Citizens)
Hollow Earth Radio
Within Our Lifetime Network
Southerners on New Ground (SONG)
Black Youth Project 100
Frogtown Neighborhood Association
Stop LAPD Spying Coalition
Creative Arts Factory of Evanston
Woodlawn Reentry Project
Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism
Native Public Media
Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry
Million Hoodies Movement for Justice
Open Access Connections
Puerto Rico: Coming Soon
American Friends Service Committee
The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is a Quaker organization that promotes lasting peace with justice, as a practical expression of faith in action. Drawing on continuing spiritual insights and working with people of many backgrounds, we nurture the seeds of change and respect for human life that transform social relations and systems.
Freedom for Immigrants
Freedom for Immigrants is a national network of 42 independent organizations that work to end the isolation and abuse of immigrants in U.S. immigration detention through visitation, independent monitoring, storytelling, and advocacy.
RYSE creates safe spaces grounded in social justice that build youth power for young people to love, learn, educate, heal and transform lives and communities.
The Greenlining Institute
Greenlining is the solution to redlining. We advance economic opportunity and empowerment for people of color through advocacy, community and coalition building, research, and leadership development.
People Power Media
[people. power. media] broadcasts efforts and perspectives from marginalized communities where grassroots organizations are working to change public policy. We currently focus on land use issues.
Dignity and Power Now
Community Technology Network
Community Technology Network (CTN) unites organizations and volunteers to transform lives through digital literacy. We believe that access to the Internet is a human right and that those without the necessary computer skills are at risk of social and economic disadvantage. In partnership with open-access community computer centers across the San Francisco Bay Area, CTN delivers free computer skills programs to those in need. CTN also provides its partners with support, guidance, and resources to improve their digital literacy programs. At this time, a large proportion of CTN’s activity is focused on our SF Connected program, which serves older adults and adults with disabilities at senior centers throughout San Francisco. Read more about our programs at www.ctnbayarea.org. CTN engages approximately 200 volunteer computer trainers yearly, including students, working adults, job seekers, and retirees. Volunteers provide digital literacy training and tutoring to our community partners’ clients and/or additional services to CTN directly. Volunteer trainers are central to our organization, providing vital services that are key to our mission.
Access Humboldt is a non-profit, community media organization serving the residents of Humboldt County to build local voices through community media. We provide air time free of charge on the local cable TV channels and online, and offer media production training, facilities and equipment. We promote free speech and community media - by the people; for the people.
MA was founded with the belief that in order to ensure the free and unfettered flow of information and ideas necessary to maintain a truly democratic society, media must be accessible, accountable, decentralized, representative of society's diversity and free from covert or overt government control and corporate dominance. MA dedicates itself to fostering a genuine diversity of media voices and perspectives, holding the media accountable for their impact on society and protecting freedom of speech. Media Alliance is a leader in building coalitions for press freedom and media access, accountability and alternatives.
Media Action Center
Holding broadcasters accountable to their public interest obligations.
Instituto de Educacion Popular del Sur de California
IDEPSCA works to create a more humane and democratic society by responding to the needs and problems of disenfranchised people through leadership development and educational programs based on Popular Education methodology. Specifically our goal is to organize and educate immigrants concerned with solving problems in their own communities.
Generation Justice’s mission is to inspire youth to become media makers committed to social transformation.
Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico
TGRCNM is dedicated to serving the transgender communities in the state of New Mexico and strives to exist as a clearing house for resources which can support, assist, educate, and advocate for the transgender and gender non conforming population of this state and their families and loved ones. We provide social, educational, emotional, and functional support for all facets of transgender living and promote mutual understanding, acceptance, and equality to achieve a more positive and healthy society.
Martinez Street Women’s Center
Martinez Street Women's Center transforms communities through women and girls by providing access to vital health services, quality education and advocacy. We envision a world where women and girls achieve empowerment, equity and justice.
Young Women United
Young Women United (YWU) leads reproductive justice organizing and policy initiatives by and for self-identified young women of color in New Mexico. We work to build communities where all people have access to the information, education, and resources needed to make real decisions about their own bodies and lives.
SouthWest Organizing Project
Working to empower our communities in the Southwest to realize racial and gender equality and social and economic justice.
Somos un Pueblo Unido
Because we believe that every person should have the freedom to move in order to pursue a better life, Somos Un Pueblo Unido works to build a community that does not discriminate against people based on their national origin, that institutes humane migration policies, and that protects the human rights of everyone irrespective of where they are born or what documents they carry.
Northampton Community Television
Our mission is to serve as a model community media organization providing programming and educational opportunities to the community through all means technologically available. We are independent hyper local media. We are a physical public maker space. We are a legal street art multimedia wall. We are an economic development organization. We provide opportunities for voices that do not have other opportunities. We provide free services to local nonprofit organizations and professional multimedia community.
CCTV Center for Media and Democracy
Launched in 1984, CCTV Center for Media & Democracy helps build community through media. We help expand the reach of your organization by providing the channels, tools and training to get your message across and make social change happen.
PhillyCAM is a community media center that brings together the people of Philadelphia to make and share media that promotes creative expression, democratic values and civic participation.
Community Alliance for Global Justice
Progressive Technology Project
Our mission is to help community organizations achieve their goals more effectively and efficiently. Our programs help community organizers build their skills and understanding to integrate technology into the work of the organizations.PTP was founded by grassroots organizers to support social change community-led organizing in low-income communities and communities of color in 1998. PTP strengthens grassroots social change community organizing in poor communities and communities of color by delivering specialized training for community organizers in communications and database technology creating and supporting an online database (PowerBase) for organizing providing a framework for technical assistance.
The People’s Press Project
St. Paul Neighborhood Network
The Southside Media Project
Voices for Racial Justice
(CURA) Neighborhood Leadership and Organizing Program
Line Break Media
Urbana Champaign Independent Media Center
New Sanctuary Coalition
The New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City is an interfaith network of congregations, organizations and individuals, standing publicly in solidarity with families and communities resisting detention and deportation in order to stay together.
FREE! Families Rally for Emancipation and Empowerment
FREE! (Families Rally for Emancipation and Empowerment) is a women-led, grassroots collective of people with incarcerated loved ones, empowering and mobilizing ourselves to create viable community alternatives and impact public policy around the destructive, profit-driven prison industry.
Families for Freedom
Founded in September 2002, Families for Freedom is a New York-based multi-ethnic human rights organization by and for families facing and fighting deportation. They are immigrant prisoners (detainees), former immigrant prisoners, their loved ones, or individuals at risk of deportation.
May First/People Link
MF/PL is an organization that redefines the concept of "Internet Hosting Service" in a collective, progressive and collaborative way.
Global Action Project
Global Action Project's mission is to work with young people most affected by injustice to build the knowledge, tools and relationships needed to create media for community power, cultural expression and political change.
Concerned Citizens for Justice
Concerned Citizens for Justice (CCJ) was founded in 1982 in the wake of the Wadie Suttles case to address, publicize and protest police brutality in Chattanooga, TN. CCJ was reactivated in 2012 after the murder of Trayvon Martin by activists, students, union organizers in hopes of reenergizing the Black Liberation Movement in Chattanooga, TN.
Working Films builds partnerships between nonfiction media makers, nonprofit organizations, educators and advocates to advance social justice and environmental sustainability, and support community-based change.
Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition
The Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition's mission is to organize and maintain a diverse grassroots organization dedicated to the improvement and preservation of the environment through education, grassroots organizing and coalition building, leadership development and media outreach.
Appalshop is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary arts and education center in the heart of Appalachia producing original films, video, theater, music and spoken-word recordings, radio, photography, multimedia and books.
Alternate ROOTS supports the creation and presentation of original art that is rooted in community, place, tradition or spirit. Alternate ROOTS calls for social and economic justice and is working to dismantle all forms of oppression – everywhere.
Highlander Research and Education Center
The Praxis Project
The Praxis Project is a nonprofit movement support intermediary and an institution of color that supports organizing and change work at local, regional and national levels. Focused on movement building for fundamental change, their mission is to build healthy communities by changing the power relationships between people of color and the institutional structures that affect their lives.
National Consumer Law Center
Since 1969 the nonprofit National Consumer Law Center® (NCLC®) has used its expertise in consumer law and energy policy to work for consumer justice and economic security for low-income and other disadvantaged people, including older adults, in the U.S.
Black Alliance for Just Immigration
BAJI is an education and advocacy group comprised of African Americans and black immigrants from Africa, Latin American and the Caribbean. It was founded in April 2006 in response to the massive outpouring of opposition of immigrants and their supporters to the repressive immigration bills then under consideration by the U.S. Congress.
Young People’s Project
YPP uses Math Literacy Work to develop the abilities of elementary through high school students to succeed in school and in life, and in doing so involves them in efforts to eliminate institutional obstacles to their success.
Women, Action and the Media
WAM! connects, supports and organizes media makers, activists, academics and funders working to advance women’s media participation, ownership and representation. Their work is part of an advocacy movement for gender justice in media.
Prometheus Radio Project
The Prometheus Radio Project is a non-profit organization founded by a small group of radio activists in 1998. Prometheus builds, supports and advocates for community radio stations that bring together and empower local, participatory voices and movements for social change. To that end, we demystify technologies, the political process that governs access to our media system, and the effects of media on our lives and our communities.
Human Rights Defense Center
The Human Rights Defense Center is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people held in U.S. detention facilities and their families.
Making Contact produces media that analyzes critical social and environmental issues and showcases grassroots solutions in order to inform and inspire audiences to action.
Iraq Veterans Against the War
Iraq Veterans Against the War is a member-led, post-9/11 veterans and service member organization focused on building a movement that ends militarism by transforming ourselves, military culture and American society.
Institute for Local Self-Reliance
Common Frequency is a nonprofit dedicated to innovative new community and college radio. By providing free and low-cost aid to regular people educating themselves to be the media, Common Frequency has been supporting the launch of grassroots stations since 2006.
Common Cause is the original citizens’ lobby, founded in 1970 by John Gardner, and still battling for open, honest and accountable government in Washington, D.C. and in all 50 states.
Center for Social Inclusion
The Center for Social Inclusion works to identify and support policy strategies to transform structural inequity and exclusion into structural fairness and inclusion. They work with community groups and national organizations to develop policy ideas, foster effective leadership and develop communications tools for an opportunity-rich world in which we all will thrive no matter our race or ethnicity.
Center for Digital Democracy
The Center for Digital Democracy (CDD) serves a vitally important mission protecting the privacy and welfare of the public in the “Big Data” digitally driven marketplace. CDD’s work helps nonprofits, the news media, policymakers, and concerned citizens/consumers understand and address the online business practices that increasingly influence our lives. We position ourselves on the cutting edge of commercial digital media developments, analyzing how the dramatic expansion of online and offline information collection, the use of sophisticated data analysis, and advances in the creation and delivery of personalized marketing are used to target individuals, families, and communities. CDD especially focuses on key areas it believes has a crucial impact on a person’s financial security, health, children, and civil rights. By combining advocacy, industry research, coalition- building, and media outreach, CDD helps hold accountable some of the most powerful forces shaping the destiny of the world—especially those companies that dominant the global Internet landscape.
Arts & Democracy
The Utility Reform Network (TURN)
Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
Southwest Workers’ Union
The Southwest Workers’ Union (SWU) is an organization of low-income workers and families, community residents, and youth, united in one organizational struggle for worker rights, environmental justice and community empowerment. Based in San Antonio, Texas, SWU empowers and organizes its 2,500 members through education, leadership development, and direct action.