Be The Change: Organizations & Resources To Fight Racial Injustice

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While our nation, and the world, are struggling to come together in the face of racial injustice, you may be feeling helpless or not sure how you can help make an impact. But simply by taking any small action, you can make your voice heard and become a force for good.

 

We have compiled a number of resources to help you get involved, including organizations to support, petitions to sign and where to donate.

RESOURCES And Organizations 

If you’re looking for an organization or simply to learn more about racial issues, here are some available resources.

 

 

Racial Equality Resource Guide

Resources focused on racial equality, including books, magazines, videos and more.

 

Campaign Zero

An organization dedicated to ending police violence in America.

 

National Police Accountability Project

A non-profit created to protect the human and civil rights of individuals in their encounters with law enforcement.

 

The Movement For Black Lives

A space for Black organizations across the country to debate and discuss the current political conditions and develop strategies to improve the lives of Black Americans.

 

Advancement Project

An organization intended to fulfill America’s promise of a caring, inclusive, and just democracy.

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WHERE To Donate

Here are a number of organizations and fundraisers to support victims, empower communities, and help bring about change.

 

 

Minnesota Freedom Fund

To support and bail out people jailed for protesting for justice for George Floyd.

 

George Floyd Memorial Fund

A fund established to cover funeral and burial expenses, mental and grief counseling, lodging and travel for all court proceedings, and to assist George Floyd’s family.

 

Black Visions Collective

An organization committed to a long term vision in which all Black lives not only matter, but are able to thrive.

 

Reclaim The Block

Organizes Minneapolis community and city council members to move money from the police department into other areas of the city’s budget that truly promote community health and safety.

 

 

Campaign Zero

An organization dedicated to ending police violence in America.

 

Community Bail Funds

Support one of 38 community bail funds around the country to assist those arrested.

 

Black-Owned Restaurants in Los Angeles

A list of restaurants you can financially support by placing food orders.

 

Black-Owned Businesses

Shop this list of black-owned home decor and interiors shops.

Design: Jess Bird

PETITIONS

How to put your name behind efforts for social justice and reform.

 

 

Justice For George Floyd

 

Color of Change: Justice For Floyd

 

Justice for Ahmaud Arbery- Pass Georgia Hate Crime Bill

 

Justice for Breonna Taylor

 

 

  1. This is wonderful, Bobby! Thank you.

    My musician friends & I are starting a band called Sisters and Brothers Together in the hopes of inspiing love and unity.

    1. I hope you and your friends continue to spread much needed love right now. Thanks for reading xx -B

  2. Thank you for being proactive!
    This is very helpful

    1. I’m glad you found our resource materials helpful! Stay loud and stay safe xx -B

  3. Thank you, Bobby and others, for these ressources! I am from Germany and just about to go to a “black lives matter” protest in the city center. We stand with you and we fight our own racial injustices over here, too. Stay strong, and confident.

    1. Hope you are staying safe! Thank you for the amazing support from Germany xx -B