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Project NIA — Transformative Justice Work Led by Mariame Kaba

Organization Name 
Award Date 
6/2018
Grant Amount 
$121,000
Purpose 
General support for transformative justice work led by Mariame Kaba.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant investigator: Chloe Cockburn

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

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $121,000 to Project NIA via Chicago Freedom School to support Mariame Kaba’s transformative justice work. The funding is intended to support trainings to develop a model of intervention, prevention, and community engagement around violence against women and gender-nonconforming people; and the creation of a toolkit, a convening, and advocacy around incarcerated people who have been the victims of sexual harm and domestic violence.

This is a discretionary grant, and falls within our focus area of criminal justice reform.