2014 • 3 years • Human Rights
The Heartland Alliance’s Global Initiative for Sexuality and Human Rights is set up to strengthen local human rights movements capable of promoting and protecting the human rights of all persons, regardless of their sexual orientation and/or gender identity. The proposed support will strengthen the promotion of and protection for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons living in Nigeria.
2008 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment
In support of the Human Rights and Organizational Leadership Development Program in Chicago.
2005 • 1 year
In support of general operations for policy and research work of the Mid-America Institute on Poverty.
2005 • 1 year
In support of work in Chicago with people displaced by Hurricane Katrina.
2001 • 11 months • Policy Research
To support research and advocacy on state and local poverty issues (over two years).
2001 • 1 year
In support of the Midwest Immigrant and Human Rights Center, which has increased its services in the wake of the terrorist attacks.
2000 • 2 years • Human Rights
To support the Regional Human Rights Initiative (over two years).
2000 • 1 year • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
To assess a pilot project for welfare recipients relocating from public housing to jobs and housing in the private market.
2000 • 1 year • Policy Research
To ensure that employment and training programs funded under the 1998 Workforce Investment Act promote the success of hard-to-employ individuals.
1999 • 1 year • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
To support a pilot project to improve support services for welfare recipients moving from public housing.