Court Watch NOLA — General Support (2020)

Organization Name 
Award Date 
5/2020
Grant Amount 
$15,000
Purpose 
For general support.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant investigator: Chloe Cockburn

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

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $15,000 to Court Watch NOLA (CWN) for general support. CWN observes and collects data on practices used in New Orleans courtrooms, and is advocating for changes to arrest and detention practices during the COVID-19 pandemic. It intends to use this funding to maintain its operations during the pandemic and to provide stipends to staff and interns.

This follows our December 2019 support and falls within our focus area of criminal justice reform.