November Grants Announced!

The Foundation is pleased to announce its November 2015 grants to the following organizations.

The Human Rights Program awarded grants to 17 organizations:

Advocates for Youth

American Jewish World Service

Brennan Center

The Center for Justice and International Law


Disability Rights International

Front Line Defenders

Funders Network on Population, Reproductive Health and Rights

Groundswell Fund

National Advocates for Pregnant Women

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum

National Economic and Social Rights Initiative

The New Press

Piper Fund & ReThink Media's Communication Collaborative Initiative

Restaurant Opportunities Center United

Third Wave Fund

United Republic

Western States Center


The Environment Program awarded grants to 21 organizations:


Alliance for Climate Education

Amazon Watch

American Sustainable Business Institute

As You Sow

Building Equity and Alignment for Impact

Catskill Mountainkeeper

Center for Story-based Strategy

EDGE Funders Alliance Just Transition Learning Collaborative

Fundación Cordillera Tropical

Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives

Grassroots Global Justice


Grupo Ecológico Sierra Gorda, I.A.P.

Gulf Coast Center for Law and Policy

Health Care Without Harm

Move NY

Pronatura Noroeste A.C.

Sustainable Agriculture Network

Western New York Environmental Alliance

For more information on these organizations and on Overbrook's support of their work, please see the Foundation's Environment and Human Rights pages.

Congratulations to these groups on their many achievements!