Inside LZF’s Annual Grants Program

August marks the start of LZF’s annual grants program. Over the next six months, LZF expects to receive and consider applications from well over 100 grassroots organizations who are looking for an opportunity to turn a vision into a sustainable reality. LZF awards general operating support grants in seven funding areas to organizations who are … Continued

Statement on the Mapping Project

It is indeed unfortunate, sickening, and maddening that bigots continue to spew hate and ignorance today. The Mapping Project’s unwarranted targeting of Jewish community organizations is unnecessary and an excessively slippery slope that falls prey to tired tropes and myths about Jewish conspiracy theories. It is one thing to make valid critiques, however this project … Continued

Round Three

African Community Economic Development Of New England (ACEDONE) Association of Haitian Women in Boston/Asosiyasyon Fanm Ayisyen nan Boston (AFAB) Autism Sprinter Beantown Society Center for Cooperative Development and Solidarity (CCDS) English At Large Justice at Work

Round Two

Aaron’s Presents Backyard Growers Cape Verdean Association of Boston Community Economic Development Center East Boston Ecumenical Community Council Educational Development Group Families for Justice as Healing Lynn United for Change Empowerment Project Merrimack Valley Project New England United 4 Justice Resilient Sisterhood Project Rise Above Foundation Sisters Unchained Somali Development Center We’re Educators – A … Continued

Round One

African Cultural Services (Waltham) Asian Women for Health (Statewide) Black Economic Justice Institute (Boston) Boston Cancer Support (Statewide) Boston Missionary Baptist Community Center (Boston) Boston Youth Wrestling (Boston/Chelsea/Lynn) Brazilian Worker Center (Greater Boston) Building Bridges Through Music (Lynn) Chica Project (Boston/Lynn/Lawrence) Community Cooks (Somerville) Hawthorne Youth and Community Center (Boston) Healthy Waltham Hebron Food Pantry (Attleboro) Immigrant … Continued