Black Lives Matter

 
"It is not enough to be quietly non-racist. Now is the time to be vocally anti-racist." 
angela davis

This page acts as a resource full of helpful information, petitions to sign and ​organizations you can donate to. We will be adding to it as we learn more.


Organizations to Donate to 
 

BlackLivesMatter.com - resources

Support orgs fighting against racism and police brutality

George Floyd Memorial Fund: Official GoFundMe to support the Floyd Family

Minnesota Freedom Fund: Community based nonprofit that pays criminal bail and immigration bonds

Black Visions Collective: A blacks, trans and queer-led organization

Reclaim the Block: Coalition that advocates and invests in community safety in Minneapolis neighborhoods

Campaign Zero: Online platform that utilizes research-based policy solutions to end police brutality

Unicorn Riot: Non-profit dedicated to exposing the root causes of dynamic social-environmental issues


The Love Land Foundation: Therapy Fund for Black Women and Girls

Helpful Resources

BlackLivesMatter.com - #BLACKLIVESMATTER  (linked multiple times on this page - & offers a lot more resources)

Make Your Voice Heard: a resource to set your location & provides local issues in your area (including stopping police brutality)

75 Things White People Can Do for Racial Justice - Equality Includes You - Medium (article)

Curriculum for White Americans to Educate Themselves on Race and Racism–from Ferguson to Charleston | Citizenship and Social Justice (article)

Immediate steps to start a long-term strategy to become a non-optical ally to the Black community

Media Coverage During Protests

More Resources

Anti-Racism for Wellness Professionals: How to Show up Better

Petitions to Sign 

BlackLivesMatter.com - resources

 

Text or Call

 

BlackLivesMatter.com - resources

Black Owned Businesses to Support

 

Maine Local Businesses

Black Owned Banks