Check out KIPP SoCal's curated list of local and national community-centric organizations that bring positive change and fight against racism.
When We All Vote
When We All Vote is a non-profit, nonpartisan organization that is on a mission to change the culture around voting using a data-driven and multifaceted approach to close the race and age voting gap. To make sure you are registered and ready to vote, visit When We All Vote where you can also find voting resources and learn more about your voting rights.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is the nation’s largest civil rights organization with a mission to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the well-being of all persons. Participate in the 2020 Virtual March on Washington taking place August 27-28, 2020.
Teaching Tolerance helps teachers and schools educate children and youth to be active participants in a diverse democracy. They provide free resources that emphasizes on social justice and anti-bias to educators—teachers, administrators, counselors and other practitioners—who work with children from kindergarten through high school. Tolerance is harmony in difference, to learn more visit Teaching Tolerance.
Color of Change
Color of Change is the largest online racial justice organization in the country. They help people respond effectively to injustice in the world around us. As a national online force driven by 1.7 million members, they move decision-makers in corporations and government to create a more human and less hostile world for Black people in America. Join their movement.
Marsha P. Johnson Institute
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute (MPJI) protects and defends the human rights of Black transgender people. MPJI organizes, advocates, creates an intentional community to heal, develops transformative leadership, and promotes collective power to eradicate systemic, community, and physical violence that silences the transgender community from actualizing freedom, joy, and safety. For more information, check out MPJI.
Black Lives Matter
Black Lives Matter is a global human rights movement whose mission is to eradicate systemic racism and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes. The call for Black lives to matter is a rallying cry for all Black lives striving for freedom, liberation and justice.
To learn more, visit the BLM-LA Chapter.