Posted on Tuesday, December, 17th, 2019 in Newsroom.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 17, 2019
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Edward W. Hazen Foundation announces fall 2019 grants
totaling $5.45 million as part of 5 year spend-down plan
The grantees are a collection of grassroots organizations working
across the United States, with a focus on youth, educational justice, and racial justice
NEW YORK – Today, the Edward W. Hazen Foundation, a private foundation supporting communities of color fighting for educational equity and racial justice, announced grants totaling $5.45 million to 18 organizations as part of their fall 2019 grantmaking, with some grants deploying over four years. These grants are part of the Hazen Foundation’s commitment announced in March to spend out their full assets over the next five years to take advantage of the current political and cultural momentum for social and racial justice.