BLACK LIVES MATTER - A global organization whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes.
POST-HURRICANE SAFETY & RELIEF GUIDE - A guide that aims to help individuals rebuild their finances after a hurricane. Includes steps that can be taken to ensure the homes' safety as well as resources for financial assistance.
MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES IN BLACK COMMUNITY - Racism is a public health crisis according to a May 2020 statement from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). This means that racism — whether unintentional, unconsciously, or concealed — has affected Black Americans’ access to equal and “culturally competent” health care.
COVID-19 RELIEF FUND - The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the most comprehensive, educational and state-of-the-art resources to their members and they've created a COVID-19 relief fund which you can donate to or apply for.
A GUIDE TO ALLYSHIP - Taking the time to learn how to be an ally, especially during times when we feel our hands are tied. Also a great resource to unlearn years of prejudiced conditioning.
NATIONAL BAIL FUNDS (TWITTER THREAD) - Multiple resources in one place that you can contribute to depending on your location or you can also suggest additional resources if you have a Twitter account.
SUPPORTING IF YOU CAN'T AFFORD TO DONATE - Streaming is our strongest link so let’s use it for good. All the revenues generated from the video's ads will go towards BLM, provides links to petitions as well.
EMAIL MINNESOTA OFFICIALS - This link will take you to a pre-written email template you can then send to Minnesota officials. Just plug in you name, city, and state and feel free to add relevant talking points.