When possible, Poor People’s United Fund will provide support for small grassroots organizations in the greater Boston Area. Through support of these organizations, PPUF touches the lives of hundreds of disenfranchised individuals who live in unstable or unsafe conditions, below the poverty line, and outside mainstream society.
Rosie’s Place, Mass Coalition for the Homeless, Tree of Life, House of Mercy, Hawthorne Youth & Community Center, Justice4Housing, First Church Shelter.
Some organizations PPUF has supported over the years:
Boston Bail Project
Dorchester Women’s Committee
Families & Friends of Prisoners
Homes for Families
Project Care and Concern