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None of the Institute’s work is possible without the broad range of institutional, organizational, individual, and movement partners that join us to seed a world where everyone belongs. 

Key partners include:

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) - Northern California
Advancement Project
Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
Beyond the Choir
Blade of Grass
California Calls
Center for American Progress
Center for Community Change
Center for Constitutional Rights
City of Oakland Office of Cultural Affairs
Color of Change
Color of Democracy Fund & Progressive Era Project
Community Coalition, LA
Corporation for Enterprise Development
Center for Community Change
Center for Global Policy Solutions
Center for Race & Gender
Center for Social Inclusion
El Puente/Brown Berets
Equal Justice Society
Florida New Majority
Grassroots Policy Project
Human Impact Partners
Indigenous Environmental Network
Insight Center
Metropolitan Economic Development Association
Mobilize the Immigrant Vote
More in Common
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Council of La Raza
National Congress of American Indians
National Council of Asian Pacific Americans
National Council of La Raza
National Guestworker Alliance
National Immigration Law Center
New Orleans Workers’ for Racial Justice
National People’s Action
National Urban League
Our Power Coalition
Perception Institute
Policy Link
Poverty and Race Research Action Council
Praxia Partners
Race Forward
Richmond Community-owned Development Enterprise
Roosevelt Institute
RYSE Center
Safe Return Project
Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
Think Rubix
UC Berkeley Arts + Design Initiative
UC Berkeley Cal Performances
UC Berkeley Division of Equity & Inclusion
99 Roots


Funding Support

W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
Open Society Foundations
Ford Foundation
The California Endowment
Atlantic Philanthropies
Marguerite Casey Foundation
Kresge Foundation
Akonadi Foundation
Annie E. Casey Foundation
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Blue Shield of California Foundation
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
East Bay Community Foundation
Edward W. Hazen Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
San Francisco Foundation
Service Employees International Union
Sierra Health Foundation
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Surdna Foundation
The California Wellness Foundation
The Hyams Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation
Tides Foundation
Weingart Foundation
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Y&H Soda Foundation