Law for Black Lives — Criminal Justice Reform

(Photo courtesy of L4BL.)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
5/2019
Grant Amount 
$150,000
Purpose 
To support Law for Black Lives' criminal justice reform work.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant investigator: Chloe Cockburn

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The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $150,000 to Law For Black Lives (L4BL) to support criminal justice reform work, including convening and aligning grassroots groups around criminal justice issues. The purpose of this grant is to support L4BL as it grows its lawyer network and to maintain the alignment between the Movement for Black Lives and key decarceral strategies.

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