The need for a new generation of organizations that can help communities gain access to power is more urgent than ever.
There is an abundance of social innovation taking place among state and local organizations working to promote social justice and raise the voices of racially and economically marginalized communities.
Locally rooted, often people-of-color-led civic engagement and worker organizations are devising new models for claiming power and participating in determining policy. However, obtaining the resources needed to function sustainably and bring their efforts to scale, is a constant challenge.
Solidago is helping position the philanthropic sector to play a critical role in supporting new models of resource generation among grassroots organizations. In order to build real and lasting change, and shift our democracy to one that serves the most vulnerable, organizations representing marginalized communities must have the financial resources necessary to build their independent political power.
How We Do It
Watch Video: Solidago Now: Independent Resource Generation
Whitepaper: Independent Resource Generation Hub
About Our Work
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