“Housing justice is not a singular justice issue, it is a trajectory for justice. For all people in all the identities that they assumed in their past, present, and also future.”
Bold and coordinated investments
In our first three-years we developed deep relationships that have allowed us to learn what it takes to support grassroots power building. Our work is intentionally focused on housing, community resilience, and racial justice.
as a human right and pillar of dignity and stability
resilience and stability
equitable practices for housing justice
We support strategic collaboration and connection to build community power at the local, regional and statewide levels.
Invest in Equity to Meet California’s Housing and Community Needs
Statewide community leaders are organizing in Sacramento as well as in cities and counties across California to enact policies that center residents and their needs as opposed to developers and speculators.Read Case Study
Bay Area Expands Housing Justice to Encompass Community Well-Being
Organizers across the Bay Area are increasing their focus on mental health and well-being, recognizing how the challenges communities face lead to very real and human consequences.Read Case Study
Central Valley Builds Power to Guarantee Homes for All
In addition to pushing for expansive eviction protections, Central Valley leaders launched the Homes Guarantee campaign in early May 2021.Read Case Study
Inland Region Powers Multi-Racial Organizing for Housing Justice
Community partners used targeted resources and convening infrastructure to organize, advocate, and push back against systemic racism and housing discrimination.Read Case Study
Advancing A Housing Justice North Star
LA organizations designed and united in a vision for housing justice that continues to guide their work today.Read Case Study
Raised and committed
of Community Advisor organizations are led by people of color
Community Advisors and partners
Inside our community
Stories, insights and lessons learned.
Expanding the Scope of Trust-Based Philanthropy: How Funders are Helping Reshape Learning & Evaluation
Mindset Shift: How F4ICA is Using Learning and Evaluation to Measure Our Accountability to Community Partner [VIDEO]
Planning for Our Next Phase: Community Advisors Leading the Design Next Phase of Our Work
Stories Inland Region
Learning from innovative organizing in California’s Inland Region
It takes all of us
F4ICA is a collaborative funding initiative co-designed with grassroots leaders and made up of diverse foundations committed to supporting community-driven solutions to racial and economic justice.