The Baum Forum organizes annual conferences about food and farming issues.
The Brennan Center for Justice is a non-partisan public policy and law institute that focuses on the fundamental issues of democracy and justice.
The Center for Court Innovation is a non-profit think tank that helps courts and criminal justice agencies aid victims, reduce crime, and improve public trust in justice.
The Center for Financial Services Innovation is he nation's leading authority on financial services for underbanked consumers.
The Center for Media Justice provides training, resources, and support to grassroots community orgainizing groups to develop creative, effective, and participatory communications and media activism strategies that support the fight for racial justice, economic equity, and human rights.
Citizen's Guide to the Airwaves is a report by the New America Foundation that aims to educate the public about the tremendous value, government mismanagement, and impending giveaway of the nation's airwaves.
The Greenpoint Manufactureing & Design Center is a non-profit developer of industrial space.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) defines the numbers that determine affordability throughout the country.
The Institute for Small Town Studies provides commnity design assistance and small town planning services, pursue historic preservation, and develop education programs based on small town themes.
Instituto de Educacion Popular del Sur de California organizes and educates immigrants concerned with solving problems in their own communities.
The Lower East Side Ecology Center works toward a more sustainable New York City by providing community-based recycling and composting programs, developing local stewardship of green space, and increasing community awareness, involvement and youth development through environmental education programs. http://www.lesecologycenter.org/M
MAG-Net is a local-to-local network of grassroots organizations working together to advocate a shared agenda for media justice. http://mag-net.org/Media Literacy Project is a nationally recognized leader in media literacy resources and education. http://medialiteracyproject.org/N
The New America Foundation is a non-profit, nonpartisan public policy institute that invests in new thinkers and new ideas to address the next generation of challenges facing the United States. http://oti.newamerica.net/P
The Participatory Budgeting Project works on initiatives to put decision-making power over public budgets into the hands of community members. http://www.participatorybudgeting.org/
People's Production House is a journalism training and production institute focused on producing stories that bring unheard voices to the fore. http://peoplesproductionhouse.org/S
The Street Vendor Project, part of the Urban Justice Center, is a membership-based organization of more than 700 vendors who work together to protect the rights of vendors and promote vendor-friendly reform.
The Urban Homesteading Assistance Board is a non-profit organization that helps low-income tenants control their housing through the creating of limited-equity cooperatives. UHAB also helps tenants preserve existing and affordable housing by empowering them to make proactive decisions about the future of their homes.
VozMob is a platform for immigrant and/or low-wage workers in Los Angeles to create stories about their lives and communities directly from cell phone.
The Youth Justice Board is an after-school program that brings together people to study and propose solutions to the public safely challenges that most affect of them. http://www.courtinnovation.org/