Help build long-term movement infrastructure that will last beyond the next election. We fund organizations and local leaders that are in their communities for the long haul, not one-off campaigns that come and go each cycle.
Local groups are the most effective messengers for voter registration and mobilization because of the local community-building, issue organizing, and advocacy they focus on year-round.
100% of donations go to support North Carolina groups. The size and frequency of grants for each group are regularly assessed by MVP’s grant-making team and state advisors based on where additional funding is most needed. For more information or to discuss a customized giving plan, please email [email protected].
This fund is administered by Movement Voter PAC, a federal political committee. Donations are not anonymous or tax-deductible, and will be reported to the FEC and state campaign regulators.
Advance North Carolina (“Advance Carolina”) is a statewide, Black-led, 501c(4) organization with a mission to build political and economic power in Black communities and institutions in North Carolina. The organization educates and mobilizes African American and progressive voters to take charge through inclusive, committed, and authentic engagement and organizing to advance community-based political solutions.
The Carolina Federation is a multi-racial, multi-issue statewide organization that brings local people together across race and the rural-urban divide to build political and electoral power in their own communities and across North Carolina. They invest deeply in building local leadership, with a relentless commitment to bringing new people into political action, the intentional centering of the leadership of people of color, and the integration of culture and relationship with the community and electoral organizing.
Down Home Carolina unites to build the power and raise the voices of working people in small town and rural North Carolina to take action. By weaving together their different experiences, they strive to shape a democracy that serves working people, where their labor is valued and their food, land, and water are healthy.
Durham for All is building a ten thousand strong progressive movement across race and class to take action together at the ballot box and in the streets. Through mass mobilizing and deep organizing, they are developing new leaders and forming a new majority to expand democracy, win back government, and put it to work for all of us.
Emancipate Votes is a nonprofit social welfare organization that supports educational and electoral strategies to end mass incarceration and structural racism in North Carolina.
Equality NC is the oldest statewide organization in the country dedicated to securing rights and protections for the LGBTQ community. Equality NC is invested in ensuring that every North Carolinian can see themselves in this movement and are committed to creating a safer and more equitable world for all marginalized communities.
La Fuerza builds collective power through leadership development and organizing. The organization focuses on educating all Latinx community members in their networks, building relationships with intention, engaging communities in political education, and inspiring community members to get involved in the political process.
North Carolina Latino Power is a new effort to build a statewide, independent political and electoral vehicle centered in Latino communities and institutions, and led by Latino leadership. They are building chapters and affiliates that develop and organize on localized citizen platforms, and are planning to reach over 45,000 voters this cycle. They are the sibling organization to the more established North Carolina Congress of Latino Organizations – a network of over 70 Latino organizations across the state.
New Rural Project (NRP) engages young and marginalized residents in rural communities to amplify their voices through increased civic and electoral engagement. NRP works to eliminate barriers to engagement by listening to rural stakeholders and working together to develop community-driven solutions.
North Carolina A. Philip Randolph Educational Fund, Inc. (NCAPREF) is organized to develop and advocate for legislation, regulations, and government programs to improve the quality of life for economically disadvantaged families by providing the necessary resources that improve their standard of living, foster self-improvement, self-empowerment, and self-sufficiency, and stimulate the economy.
NCAAT in Action is committed to supporting equity and justice for all by building political power among Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, and allies in North Carolina through voter education, progressive advocacy, and leadership development.
Poder NC Action is a statewide grassroots organization that does civic and leadership development with Latinxs residents who support a pro-Black, pro-Latinx, pro-LGBTQ, and pro-Choice agenda. They support candidates who share these values and work to build power with Latinx residents to elect transparent, accountable leaders.
Siembra NC is an immigrant-led grassroots organization fighting to defend communities from ICE, police, and abusive employment. Siembra works to ensure that all immigrants and Latinx people can live lives with dignity, alongside other communities in North Carolina. Siembra is a project of the American Friends Service Committee Office of the Carolinas.