We will be organizing smaller groups of our classmates to achieve meaningful results in specific areas of focus. We call these groups, and their focus, "Swim Lanes."
If you want to join a Swim Lane, or be involved in the process of launching one, please email us right away and just say "I'd like to help!"
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Allies99 is not set up to take donations, but below is a list of organizations doing great work.
Color of Change is a national online force dedicated to holding corporations and elected leaders accountable in the fight to end practices and systems that unfairly hold Black people back
Stanford PhD! As a research and action think tank, CPE produces analyses identifying and reducing the causes of racial disparities in law enforcement. Using evidence-based approaches to social justice, we use data to create levers for social, cultural and policy change.
NAACP Legal Defense Fund works toward racial justice through litigation, advocacy, and public education
Dedicated to alleviating intergenerational poverty among African Americans; offers Black children in low-income families and unstable communities social, emotional and academic support to graduate from high school prepared to succeed in college or vocational-training
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.
BLM's mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes.
The Equal Justice Initiative is committed to ending mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, to challenging racial and economic injustice, and to protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society.
M4BL seeks to reach millions, mobilize hundreds of thousands, and organize tens of thousands, so that Black political power is a force able to influence national and local agendas in the direction of our shared Vision for Black Lives.
The ACLU Racial Justice Program aims to preserve and extend constitutionally guaranteed rights to people who have historically been denied their rights on the basis of race.
Collective Future is working to recruit, train, and fund Black judicial, prosecutorial and attorney general candidates to ensure more representative leaders for the criminal justice system.
BYP100 (Black Youth Project 100) is a member-based organization of Black youth activists with the mission of creating justice and freedom for all Black people.
Higher Heights supports the Black women’s leadership pipeline.
SPLC is 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, SPLC works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality.
Campaign Zero is a police reform campaign proposed by activists associated with Black Lives Matter, on a website that was launched on August 21, 2015. The plan consists of ten proposals, all of which are aimed at reducing police violence.