The Sunrise Initiative for Human Rights in the U.S.
The Sunrise Initiative for Human Rights in the U.S. (Sunrise) recognized that when the federal, state or local governments within the United States violate basic human rights, they threaten the dignity and freedom of all people, weaken U.S. leadership in the world and betray the promise of the country’s deepest values and noblest aspirations.
The National Campaign to Reform State Juvenile Justice Systems
The National Campaign to Reform State Juvenile Justice Systems was a multi-state initiative aimed at changing the juvenile justice policies that enhance public safety, improve outcomes for youth and reduce costs to the taxpayer.
Just and Fair Schools Fund (JFSF)
For five years the Just and Fair Schools Fund (JFSF) supported grassroots organizing initiatives that work to eliminate harsh school discipline policies and practices and that uphold the right to education for all youth
Communities for Public Education Reform (CPER)
Conceived to run for a minimum of three years, the Fund’s lifespan eventually stretched to last eight years (2007-2014) because of the recognized power of its supported work.