Democracy Fund

The Democracy Fund invests in organizations working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people.

Democracy Fund

The Georgia Coalition for the Peoples’ Agenda

The Georgia Coalition for the Peoples' Agenda is a twenty year old advocacy organization, convened by Dr. Joseph E. Lowery, and comprised of diverse representatives from human rights, civil rights, environmental, faith, labor, women, young professionals, youth, elected officials, peace and justice groups throughout Georgia and other southeastern states.

Why We Invested

This grant provides general operating support for Georgia Coalition for the Peoples’ Agenda (GCPA), a civil rights and social justice advocacy organization focused on meeting the needs of people of color, young people, single women, and low-income Georgians. The Coalition fights for fair and accurate district maps, the complete representation of marginalized communities in the 2020 Census, and an end to voter suppression tactics.

Total Commitment

2019: $50,000 over two years