Grants List

Folsom Rainbow Bridge crossing American River, Sacramento County

2016 Grants

Total awarded in 2016: $1,690,500.00

ACLU Foundation of Northern California

General Support


General Support

AIDS Legal Referral Panel of the San Francisco Bay


Alameda County Public Defender’s Office

Family Defense Project

Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC) [Fiscal Sponsor: Tides Center]

Arab American Legal Services

Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus

General Support

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach

General Support

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach

East Bay Naturalization Collaborative

Bay Area Legal Aid

$40,000 for General Support plus $15,000 to support transition as Napa Valley Legal Aid is integrated into Bay Legal

California CASA Association

Capacity Building

California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation

General Support

Canal Alliance

Immigration Legal Services

CASA of Del Norte County

General Support

CASA of Humboldt

General Support

CASA of Siskiyou County

General Support

Catholic Charities of the East Bay

Immigration Legal Services for Southern Alameda County

Center for Gender & Refugee Studies [Fiscal Sponsor: UC Hastings Foundation]

General Support

Centro Legal de la Raza

Workers’ and Detained Immigrants’ Rights Programs

Child Care Law Center

General Support

Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

General Support

Contra Costa County Public Defender’s Office

Community Lawyering for Youth Project (CLYP)

Contra Costa Senior Legal Services

General Support

Disability Rights Advocates

General Support

East Bay Children’s Law Offices (EBCLO)

C.A.R.E. program (Community-based Advocacy for Resources and Education)

East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC)

Program Evaluation Initiative

East Bay Sanctuary Covenant

Refugee Rights Program

East Bay Spanish Speaking Citizens’ Foundation

General Support for Immigration and Citizenship Services

Equal Justice Society

General Support

Equal Rights Advocates

General Support

Eviction Defense Collaborative (EDC)

General Support

Family Resource Center of Truckee

Tahoe Truckee Mediation and Legal Assistance Program

Family Violence Law Center

Domestic Violence Legal Services Project

Freedom For Immigrants

Direct Legal Services & Legal Advocacy

Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence

General Support

Housing and Economic Rights Advocates

My Financial Wellness

Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)

Communications Plan and Capacity Building Project

Immigration Institute of the Bay Area

Oakland Office’s Survivors of Crime Program

Instituto Laboral de la Raza Inc.

In Support of the Working Poor

Jewish Family & Community Services of the East Bay

Immigration Legal Services

Justice & Diversity Center of the Bar Association of San Francisco

General Support

Justice Now

General Support

Lassen Family Services, Inc.

General Support

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area

General Support

Legal Access Alameda

General Support

Legal Aid at Work

General Support

Legal Aid of Marin

Marin Community Court

Legal Aid of Sonoma County

General Support

Legal Assistance for Seniors

General Support

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children

Family Unity Project

Legal Services of Northern California

General Support


Maitri Legal Advocacy Program

Muslim Advocates

General Support


Rural Justice Initiative

Open Door Legal (formerly Bayview/Hunters Point Community Legal)

Direct Services Program

Pacific Juvenile Defender Center

AB 703 Trainings

Pangea Legal Services

General Support

Pars Equality Center

Immigration Legal Services

Plumas Crisis Intervention & Resource Center

Plumas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Program

Public Advocates Inc.

General Support

Public Interest Law Project

Rural General Assistance Project

Root & Rebound

General Support

Sacramento Loaves & Fishes

Tommy Clinkenbeard Legal Clinic

Silicon Valley De-Bug

Albert Cobarrubias Justice Project: Participatory Defense

Social Justice Collaborative

Deportation Defense for Unaccompanied Minors in the Stanislaus and San Joaquin Counties

Swords to Plowshares

Benefits Advocacy for Veterans

Transgender Law Center

General Support (emphasis on Community Legal Services)

UnCommon Law

Youth Parole Project

Watsonville Law Center

Economic Justice Partnership Project

Youth Law Center

Succession planning for the retirement of key YLC staff.