Grantee Profile


Grants to TeamChild

  • $145,000

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    SEATTLE, WASHINGTON — TeamChild is a non-profit civil legal aid organization that has led Models for Change efforts to increase young people’s access to trained and qualified juvenile defenders in Washington. It will use this grant to continue to build juvenile defender capacity and policy leadership, and to develop and implement a strategy to institutionalize these functions by creating a publicly-funded juvenile defender training, technical assistance, and leadership development position.

  • $350,000

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    SEATTLE, WASHINGTON — To enhance the quality of legal representation in delinquency proceedings (over two years).

  • $250,000

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    SEATTLE, WASHINGTON — In support of efforts to improve juvenile indigent defense in Washington State as part of the Models for Change initiative (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded TeamChild $745,000 between 1978 and 2017.