A communitiy is democratic only when the humblest and weakest person can enjoy the highest civil, economic, and social rights that the biggestand most powerful possess. A. PHILIP RANDOLPH

Woods Fund Chicago is a bold grantmaker that draws on the power of communities to fight the brutality of poverty and structural racism. During 2011 and 2012, our grantee partners created or made strides toward lasting change. Read about their wins in our most recent biannual report.