Center for Story-Based Strategy — General Support

Story-based strategy training participants act out the concept of ‘power-with’ in a training exercise at the Center for Story-based Strategy’s 2015 Advanced Training. (Photo courtesy of SmartMeme Inc.)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
3/2019
Grant Amount 
$100,000
Purpose 
For general support
Topic (focus area) 

Grant investigator: Chloe Cockburn

This page was reviewed but not written by the grant investigator. CSS staff also reviewed this page prior to publication.

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $100,000 to the Center for Story-Based Strategy (CSS) for general support. CSS intends to use most of these funds to organize a narrative strategy convening and training in Chicago with the Coalition to End Money Bond. CSS will also continue to provide individuals and organizations in the criminal justice reform sector with narrative strategy support.

This discretionary grant falls within our focus area of criminal justice reform.