Justice at Stake
Grants to Justice at Stake
2012 (Duration 2 years)
Strengthening American Democracy
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Justice at Stake is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that serves as the leader of a growing national coalition of more than 50 organizations working to protect the independence of state and federal courts and their capacity to provide effective, transparent justice. Justice at Stake provides strategic planning and communication to coalition partners in their efforts to defend and advance merit selection of judges, public financing of judicial elections, and improved laws for recusal and disclosure. Justice at Stake increases public awareness through a targeted media program informed by public opinion research. This grant will provide support to Justice at Stake's judicial selection and campaign reform efforts.
The MacArthur Foundation awarded Justice at Stake $400,000 between 2003 and 2013.