Grantee Profile

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  • Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability

  • Website: http://chicagogapa.org
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Scope: Local

The Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability (GAPA) is a broad-based coalition of community organizations committed to making our neighborhoods safer, improving police practices and accountability, and transforming the relationship between the Chicago Police Department and the communities it serves. Member Organizations Include: Action Now Institute, Communities United (CU), Community Renewal Society (CRS), Enlace Chicago, Inner City Muslim Action Network (IMAN), ONE Northside Organization, Southsiders Organized for Unity and Liberation (SOUL), South West Organizing Project (SWOP), Target Area Development, and United Congress of Community and Religious Organizations (UCCRO).

2017
Project Support Grant
Fund:
Communities Transforming Policing Fund

Purpose:

Support for the Grassroots Alliance of Police Accountability (GAPA), a coalition of 10 community-based organizations leading a community-engagement process to support reform of Chicago Police Department (CPD).