What can I do to help?
We have seen the destruction this country is facing. We have all been affected, some greater than others. Many people are asking what they can do to help. This page will be updated regularly of programs, foundations, donations, and many more that can help worth this movement. Feel free to drop more info you find.
You can donate without spending ANY MONEY!! Watching this video Of black art is filled with plenty of ads. The ads generate revenue, and go to a list of foundations that need it. Do not skip the ads and enjoy.
ATTENTION runners and fitness junkies. This is for you. All you have to do is run, submit your distance, and the donations are sent. That simple.
https://www.gofundme.com/f/gianna-floyd-daughter-of-george-floyd-fund/donate– GoFund me page for George Floyd’s daughter.
https://www.bleumag.com/2020/06/02/bail-funds-resources/– list of bail funds in varies cities
https://www.justiceforbigfloyd.com– sign this petition to get justice for George Floyd
https://www.change.org/p/those-demanding-justice-fire-jared-campbell?utm_content=cl_sharecopy_22510898_en-US%3Av3&recruiter=319353471&recruited_by_id=129af720-1490-11e5-9c6e-8515d331dad3&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=psf_combo_share_initial&utm_term=psf_combo_share_initial– petition to fire Jared Campbell, who maced children in Seattle
https://www.change.org/p/andy-beshear-justice-for-breonna-taylor?utm_content=cl_sharecopy_22077589_en-US%3Av4&recruiter=319353471&recruited_by_id=129af720-1490-11e5-9c6e-8515d331dad3&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=psf_combo_share_initial&utm_term=50bd38eb3cd647ea9681819861c8f293– petition for Justice for Breonna Taylor, who was brutality shot in her home. Police were at the wrong home, and already had custody of who they claimed they were looking for.
https://www.change.org/p/us-senate-hands-up-act?signed=true– petition for the HANDS UP ACT
More petitions can be found here:
Educate yourself and others.
American Son (Netflix)
Black Power Mixtape
I Am Not Your Negro
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
When They See Us (Netflix)
check out https://www.mahoganybooks.com for more books and a variety of topics/genres
Me and The White Supremacy– Layla Saad
The Hate U Give– Angie Thomas
Beloved– Toni Morrison
The Color of Law– Richard Rothstein
Between The World and Me– Ta-Nehisi Coates
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings– Maya Angelou
Policing the Black Man– Angela Davis
The Diversity Gap
1619- NY Times
The Breakdown with Shaun King
Pod for the Cause
Want more? Find more ways to donate, plenty of petitions, and more here:
Be sure to do your research. Look up what your city is doing to make change.
- Shop at Black owned businesses
- see what companies are silent during this time.
- Go to protest, be prepared and safe.
- Vote for your states leaders, go to yogurt states website and read about all Candidates and see what they’re campaign is all about