Community Support

The Community Support is aimed at seeding radical social justice action led by individual community-based organizations located regionally. We will prioritize seeding collaborative efforts. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, once the application process opens.

We encourage you to connect with the ACSJL at prior to applying to discuss your project. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Project aligns with the Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership mission, vision, and values
  • Organization holds a 501(c)(3) status, is a public entity, or is fiscally sponsored. Contact the ACSJL if your organization does not fall into one of these categories.
  • Applicant is willing to engage in the Arcus Center community for the year funding is received, including events and trainings
  • Applicant is willing to answer questions about the impact of the funded project and potential next steps for applicant’s work

Application Cycle Timeline:

  • Cycle 1: September 11, 2023 – October 16, 2023
  • Cycle 2: January 8, 2024 – February 12, 2024
  • Cycle 3: April 4, 2024 – May 6, 2024

Kindly note: we will contact you with our support decision within 30 days of the application cycle closing date.