In order to channel immediate support to BIPOC-led organizations in the Minneapolis area, we’d like to share the following list of links and contacts. We will be highlighting additional organizations throughout the upper Midwest in the weeks to come.
“We use food as a tool to build health, wealth, and social change in North Minneapolis. We bring people together to learn, cook, eat, and grow food, creating change that lasts.”
The Black Immigrant Collective amplifies and makes visible the voices of Black immigrants in Minnesota.
Gathering Black communities through the arts, towards better black futures.
CTUL is a worker-led organization where workers organize, educate and empower each other to fight for a voice in their workplaces and in their communities.
Du Nord Craft Spirits is a Black-owned distillery with a building that was damaged. They’ve “received a tidal wave of love and support from across the nation and many have asked how they can help… Therefore, Du Nord is establishing this fund to support black and brown companies affected by the riots.”
The Family of the Trees, based in North Minneapolis, plants trees as living memories of people in the community who were victims of violence and as a way to mitigate climate change disparities, among a variety of other projects.
Little Earth provides entrepreneurship training, interpersonal connections, multi-level support, and education services to the American Indian community in South Minneapolis.
The MN Healing Justice Network provides a supportive professional community and mutual aid network for wellness and healing justice practitioners who also identify as IBPOC (indigenous, black, or people of color).
We’re partnering with Pimento to provide black business without insurance relief after white supremacists set them on fire during the protests.
Native-run cafe, currently providing meals to elders, protectors and community, purchasing medical supplies, and fire supplies, cooking supplies.
Support via PayPal at firstname.lastname@example.org
Southside Harm Reduction Services works within a harm reduction framework to promote the human rights to health, safety, autonomy, and agency among people who use substances.
A volunteer full-spectrum reproductive options and support group comprised of doulas, birth-workers, and passionate reproductive justice advocates. Based in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota, occupied Dakhóta territories.
A decentralized media organization that has been live-streaming uprisings
Holistically investing in the leadership and political power of young women and trans & non-binary individuals throughout Minnesota.
Here is a shareable guide that leads individuals through anti-racism work: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hpub-jkm9cLzJWqZSsETqbE6tZ13Q0UbQz--vQ2avEc/edit?ts=5ecdbd66