Community-Sourced Racial Justice + Equity Resources: Organizations and Causes
Bay Area Organizations
The Anti Police-Terror Project is a Black-led, multiracial, intergenerational coalition that seeks to build a replicable and sustainable model to eradicate police terror in communities of color.
Originally formed to support Occupy Oakland actions, the Bay Area Anti-Repression Committee (ARC) stands against political repression and is in solidarity with all those who challenge the state, capitalism, and other forms of systemic oppression and domination.
Grassroots Black and Indigenous agroecological farming collective establishing food sovereignty for the community.
- Instagram: @blackearthfarms
Black Socialist grassroots organization serving the people of Oakland and helping with bail and legal support for Black people of Oakland.
SoOakland is raising funds to help rebuild and clean up Black businesses that have been looted, vandalized, and affected by the recent protest.
Black Visions Collective (BLVC) believes in a future where all Black people have autonomy, safety is community-led, and we are in the right relationship within our ecosystems.
Compiled by API Equality – Northern California.
Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc. is a global organization in the U.S., 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.
Official GoFundMe for George Floyd’s family.
How you can take action to support the fight for justice for Breonna Taylor.
Official GoFundMe for Ahmaud Arbery’s family.
Official GoFundMe in memory of Tony McDade.
The Center for Cultural Power is a women of color, artist-led organization, inspiring artists and culture makers to imagine a world where power is distributed equitably and where we live in harmony with nature. See its COVID-19 Cultural Strategy Activation Guide for Artists and Activists here.
The Okra Project provides meals for Black trans people and has also recently launched two funds to provide mental health resources for Black trans people: the Tony McDade Mental Health Recovery Fund and the Nina Pop Mental Health Recovery Fund. Both are in the name of Black trans people who were murdered in 2020. Each of these funds connects Black trans people with a therapist for no cost after they apply through an online form. People who are not Black and trans can also contribute money to these funds, as well as to The Okra Project in general.
Black Futures Lab works with Black people to transform our communities, building Black political power and changing the way that power operates—locally, statewide, and nationally.
Resources and white privilege training on how to be an anti-racist.
The largest online racial justice organization in the country.
- Facebook: facebook.com/colorofchange
The ACLU dares to create a more perfect union—beyond one person, party, or side. Its mission is to realize this promise of the United States Constitution for all and expand the reach of its guarantees.
Join the fight for free, fair, and secure elections in 2020.