Grant Projects Tagged With Human Rights

Read about grantees who have received funding from a Pollination Project grant .

Joseph Osuigwe Chidiebere, Project End FGM

2017-04-20T15:24:03+00:00

Joseph Osuigwe Chidiebere, the Executive Director/Founder of Devatop Centre for Africa Development created Project End Female Genital Mutilation (Project End FGM) to reduce by 50% the incidence of FGM in Kuje Area Council, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria. Project End FGM is aimed at fostering community awareness and action by training [...]

Rashanda Autry Payne, Fannie’s House Room Addition

2017-04-20T10:04:54+00:00

Rashanda Autry Payne is the Executive Director and founder of Fannie's House, an organization working to fight human trafficking. We aim to achieve this goal through prevention, awareness, providing essential indirect and direct services to victims/survivors of human trafficking. We serve victims/survivors of human trafficking females ages 13-24. This project is [...]

Thao Le, Ba Trieu School of Consciousness

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2017-04-13T05:24:51+00:00

The Ba Trieu School of Consciousness is an intensive youth leadership development program in San Jose, CA for Vietnamese / Vietnamese-American high school youth who see a need to enact change in their local communities. Participants will experience group exercises and engage in self-reflective conversations centered on racial and ethnic [...]

Nicole Vazquez, No Human Is Illegal Mural

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2017-04-17T12:43:16+00:00

Nicole Vazquez will be working on a mural project in the Beach Flats Community in Santa Cruz, CA. Her mural will include images and text that was not approved for a City mural she was working on, particularly the phrase "No Human is Illegal." Nicole says: "I am promoting my [...]

Ahuizotl Rodriguez, Semillas Spring Catalog 2017

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2017-04-17T12:40:36+00:00

Ahuitzotl Ichcahuipilli is a member of the student council at Anahuakalmecac International Preparatory High School of North America located in El Sereno, a community in northeast Los Angeles. Ahuitzotl started the project Semillas Spring Catalog 2017 which will help him to silkscreen his native inspired designs onto clothing such as [...]

Erin Pendexter Stone, NursingWise

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2017-04-06T09:11:26+00:00

Erin Pendexter Stone is a registered nurse caring for Maine’s chronically ill population with a vision to create a culture where talking about dying is a shared value. End of life care for many of our frail citizens with chronic illnesses becomes hospitalization after hospitalization, going through painful often unnecessary [...]

Trauma Assessment Project

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2017-04-03T06:08:56+00:00

The Trauma Assessment Project, a nationwide organization helping veterans and active service military who are victims of military sexual trauma, will produce, publish, and utilize the manual in trainings, both in webinars and in person, for first responders: clinicians and clergy, and other first responders who treat victims of military [...]