Promoting Civic Participation through Open Government Voter Education and Outreach Grantees - 2018

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus San Mateo To support the engagement of immigrant communities and limited-English speaking voters in San Mateo County. $12,000
Californians for Justice Education Fund Inc. Santa Clara To support the engagement of young voters of color in San Jose utilizing peer to peer digital strategies. $10,500
Center for Independence of the Disabled San Mateo To support education of individuals with disabilities in San Mateo County on the Voters Choice Act and changes to the voting process. $12,000
Council on American-Islamic Relations California San Mateo, Santa Clara To support voter education and outreach efforts which will help voters navigate the ballot, encourage participation in the electoral process, and represent the interests of American Muslim communities in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. $9,500
Nuestra Casa de East Palo Alto San Mateo To support community outreach and voter registration efforts in the communities of East Palo Alto and East Menlo Park. $12,000
People Acting In Community Together Inc. Santa Clara To support youth community outreach and voter registration in Santa Clara County. $12,000
Puente de La Costa Sur San Mateo To support Puente’s South Coast Rural Voter Education and Outreach Project to increase civic engagement of South Coast residents and activate Latino voters. $12,000
Sacred Heart Community Service Santa Clara To support the 2018 Voter Education Project in low-income, minority neighborhoods in Santa Clara County. $12,000
SOMOS Mayfair Inc. Santa Clara To support the civic engagement of low income immigrant voters in Santa Clara County and increase their participation in elections. $12,000
The International Institute of The Bay Area San Mateo To support a pilot effort using innovative technology to inform and engage new San Mateo County citizens regarding voter registration and electoral participation. $10,000
Thrive Alliance San Mateo To support the Voter and Education Outreach Community Collaborative's voter advocacy and voter education activities to increase voter participation in under-represented communities. $12,000
Working Partnerships USA Santa Clara To support Vietnamese voter outreach and education through new technology-based tools. $12,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Mateo To support San Mateo County youth, ages 16-25 years old, with voter engagement, outreach, and education for the November 2018 election. $12,000
    Total $150,000