(Photo courtesy of Forward Justice.)
Organization Name 
Quest for Democracy Fund
Award Date 
8/2019
Grant Amount 
$200,000
Purpose 
To support criminal justice work related to the film "Just Mercy."
Topic (focus area) 

Grant investigator: Chloe Cockburn

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The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $200,000 to the Quest for Democracy Fund, via Forward Justice, to support criminal justice work related to the film “Just Mercy.” The Quest for Democracy Fund is directed by formerly incarcerated leaders and makes grants to organizations led by formerly incarcerated people around the country.

This falls within our focus area of criminal justice reform.