About Us

Our Funding History

From 2005 to 2020, Unbound awarded 845 grants totaling nearly $100 million.

We make grants in the United States and the United Kingdom to organizations whose activities are strongly aligned with our mission and which are aligned with our strategic priorities. Below, we list all of our grantee partners for the last three years (2019 – to date). 

See our full History of Grants

2021

We have awarded 16 US grants, and 8 UK grants.

US Grants
American Immigration Council Inc.
America’s Voice Education Fund
Chinese for Affirmative Action
Engage New York, a project of New York Foundation
Faith in Action Network (Muslim Power Building Project)
FWD.us Education Fund (National Dignity for Families Fund)
National Domestic Workers Alliance, Inc (Families Belong Together)
National Immigration Forum Inc
National Korean American Service & Education Consortium
NEO Philanthropy, Inc. (Four Freedoms Fund and State Infrastructure Fund)
Poder in Action Inc
RISE Together Fund, a project of Proteus Fund Inc
Southeast Asia Resource Action Center
We Are Home, a project of New Venture Fund

UK Grants
Community Infosource
Education Policy Institute
Hong Kong Watch
Market and Opinion Research International Limited
Reach plc.
Refugee Education UK Ltd
Reset Communities and Refugees Ltd
We Belong

2020

We awarded 45 US grants, totaling $5,242,250 and 30 UK grants, totaling £3,986,616.

US Grants
AAPI Civic Engagement Fund
AAPIs for Civic Empowerment Fund, a project of Chinese Progressive Association
Aliento, a project of Central Arts Alliance
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation Inc
Black Alliance for Just Immigration
Center for American Progress
Center for Community Change
Central American Resource Center of California
Chinese for Affirmative Action
Collective Future Fund, a project of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors 
ColorOfChange.org Education Fund 
Common Counsel Foundation
Faith in Action Network
Florida Immigrant Coalition, Inc
Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees
Grassroots Asians Rising, a project of Chinese Progressive Association
Harness, a project of CCF Community Initiatives Fund
Immigrant Legal Resource Center
Immigrants Rising, a project of Community Initiatives
Immigration Policy Tracking Project, a project of FWD.us Education Fund
InAdvance
International Refugee Assistance Project
Justice for Migrant Women, a project of Hispanics in Philanthropy
National Day Laborer Organizing Network
National Domestic Workers Alliance, Inc
National Guestworker Alliance, a project of NEO Philanthropy
National Immigration Law Center
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy
National Korean American Service & Education Consortium  
National Partnership For New Americans
NEO Philanthropy, Inc. (Four Freedoms Fund and State Infrastructure Fund)

New York Immigration Coalition Inc
Partnership for a New American Economy Research Fund
People’s Action Institute
Pop Culture Collaborative, a project of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
Puente Human Rights Movement
Race Forward
S.T.R.O.N.G Youth, Inc.
SEPA Mujer
The Center for Cultural Power
The Healing Project, a project of Fractured Atlas
The New York Community Trust
The Opportunity Agenda, a project of the Tides Center
Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York
Tsuru for Solidarity, a project of Alliance for Global Justice
UndocuBlack Network, a project of The Praxis Project
United We Dream Network Inc
Women’s Refugee Commission

Humanitarian grants:
Alianza Agricola
Humanitarian Migrant Fund at Al Otro Lado
Native American Community Response Fund at Decolonizing Wealth Project, a Project of Allied Media Projects Inc.
Farmworkers’ COVID-19 Relief Fund at Justice for Migrant Women, a project of Hispanics in Philanthropy
Justice for Migrant Families, Inc.
COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund at Make the Road New York
Future of Organizing Fund at North Star Fund
Worker Justice Center of New York Inc.

UK Grants
Behavioural Insights Ltd
British Overseas NGOs for Development
City of Sanctuary UK
Counterpoints Arts
Digital Action, a project of New Venture Fund
Education Policy Institute
Focus on Labour Exploitation
Foxglove Legal Community Interest Company
Imkaan
Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants
JustRight Scotland
King’s College London
Latin American Women’s Rights Services
Migrants Organise Ltd
NACCOM
New Economy Organisers Network
OKRE: Opening Knowledge Across Research and Entertainment
People & Planet Student Activities Limited
Reach plc.
The Bell Educational Trust Limited
The Community Foundation for Ireland
The National Council for Civil Liberties
The Public Law Project
The Runnymede Trust
The 3million Ltd
Trust for London Trustee
UK Lesbian and Gay Immigration Group

*Those grantee partners with a yellow arrow next to them are highlighted on our website under Our Work in Action. We’ll continue to add to these in the coming months.

 

 

 

2019

We awarded 37 US grants, totaling $5,925,568 and 20 UK grants totaling £2,450,000.

US Grants

AAPI Civic Engagement Fund, a project of NEO Philanthropy
Aliento, a project of Central Arts Alliance
America’s Voice Education Fund
American Immigration Council Inc.
American University
Central American Resource Center of California
Church World Service
Collective Future Fund
Common Counsel Foundation
Define American
Equal Justice Initiative
Ethnic Media Services, a project of San Francisco Study Center
Florida Immigrant Coalition, Inc.
Funders’ Collaborative on Youth Organizing, a project of Bend the Arc – A Jewish Partnership for Justice
Grassroots Asians Rising, a project of Chinese Progressives Association
Greater Birmingham Ministries Inc.
Hedgebrook
Inspirational Triathlon Racing International Corp
International Refugee Assistance Project
Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center
Migration Policy Institute
NALEO Educational Fund
National Immigration Forum Inc
The National Korean American Service & Education Consortium
National Partnership For New Americans
NEO Philanthropy, Inc. (Four Freedoms Fund)
New American Leaders
New York Immigration Coalition Inc
Poder in Action Inc
Puente Human Rights Movement
Regents of the University of California at San Diego
Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition
The New York Community Trust
Tsuru for Solidarity
RISE Together Fund, a project of Proteus Fund Inc
United We Dream Network Inc

UK Grants

Counterpoints Arts
Focus on Labour Exploitation
Global Dialogue (Migration Exchange)
Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association
Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants
JustRight Scotland
Migration Museum Project
On Road Limited
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Refugee Action
Royal Holloway and Bedford New College
The National Council for Civil Liberties
The Resolution Foundation
The Runnymede Trust
The Wellcome Trust Limited
We Belong