Organizations and funds to consider for supporting the racial justice cause.

  • #BlackLivesMatter

    A global organization in the US, UK, and Canada, whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes. (Twitter @Blklivesmatter)

  • The Equal Justice Initiative

    Working to end mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, challenge racial and economic injustice, and protect the basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society. (Twitter @eji_org)

  • Color Of Change

    Designing campaigns powerful enough to end practices that unfairly hold Black people back, and champion solutions that move us all forward. (Twitter @ColorOfChange)

  • The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund

    Fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans. (Twitter @NAACP_LDF)

  • The Bail Project

    A national nonprofit providing bail assistance and pretrial support for low-income Americans. (Twitter @bailproject)

  • Black Visions Collective

    A black, queer, and trans-led Minnesota nonprofit that organizes campaigns to cut police budgets, invest in community-driven safety strategies, train activists, and celebrate Black joy. (Twitter @blackvisionsmn)

  • Campaign Zero

    Campaign Zero calls on lawmakers on every level to end police violence by implementing comprehensive research-based policy solutions.

  • Reclaim the Block

    A coalition to demand that Minneapolis divest from policing and invest in long-term alternatives. (Twitter @reclaimtheblock)

  • Black Youth Project 100

    An organization dedicated to advancing the Black community’s economic, social, political, and educational freedoms, through a Black queer feminist lens. (Twitter @byp100)

  • Movement for Black Lives

    A coalition of groups—including the Black Lives Matter Network—that are dedicated to achieving political, cultural, and policy changes. (Twitter @Mvmnt4BlkLives)

  • Southern Poverty Law Center

    An organization dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society. Using litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy, the SPLC works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality. (Twitter @splcenter)

  • Year Up

    Empowering young adults to move from minimum wage to meaningful careers in just one year. (Twitter @yearup)

  • We The Protesters

    A national organization focused on ending racism and police violence in the United States.

Please also consider following these organizations on their social media accounts and amplify their messages. Silence is part of the problem.
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