Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Progressive America Fund

New York
$200,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2011

The nonprofit public-policy research and advocacy organization, which does business as the Center for Working Families, is shaping the implementation of the Green Jobs/Green NY Act to ensure that low-income communities benefit from statewide energy-efficiency retrofits. This grant supports the organization’s participation in the development, marketing, adoption, and evaluation of the program, which seeks to retrofit 1 million residential units, nonprofits, and businesses within five years, and to create a self-sustaining green economy.