Ujima Company

The mission of Ujima Company, Inc. (UCI) is to advance the interest and exposure of the performing arts as created and interpreted by African Americans, by providing working opportunities for established artists and training experience for aspiring artists.

http://www.ujimacoinc.org

Grants

General Operating Support for Just Transition Buffalo: Crossroads Collective
Crossroads Collective is an alliance of nine Buffalo-based organizations dedicated to creating a green and equitable community: advocating for structural economic change, and energy democracy. Ujima will use devised theatre to highlight campaigns, and integrate artistic practice to base build on just transition principles.
Amount $50,000
Year(s) 2017-2018
Region Buffalo
Primary Approach Just Transition in Buffalo
 
Just Transition Buffalo Collaborative
Prompted by the opportunity to partner with Chorus to achieve long-term structural change, two anchor partners (PUSH Buffalo and Open Buffalo) and six supporting partners (the Massachusetts Avenue Project (MAP), the Partnership for the Public Good (PPG), the Public Accountability Initiative (PAI), the Coalition for Economic Justice (CEJ), the WASH Project and Ujima Theatre) have coalesced to form the Just Transition Buffalo Collaborative.
Amount $50,000
Year(s) 2016
Region Buffalo
Primary Approach Just Transition in Buffalo