Welfare Rights Initiative
695 Park Ave., Rm.E.1030
New York, NY 10021
Welfare Rights Initiative (WRI) is a grassroots student activist and community leadership training organization, located at Hunter College, City University of New York. WRI trains and supports students who have firsthand experience of poverty to effectively promote access to education for all. WRI exemplifies a democratic and inclusive process in its work to create systemic changes that lead to economic stability, empowerment and dignity for all families.
Type of support: General Operating
Grant amount: $30,000