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Showing up for Racial Justice (SURJ)

SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals organizing white people for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing and education, SURJ moves white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability.

Center For Third World Organizing (CTWO)

CTWO is a racial justice organization led by people of color whose mission is to achieve social and economic justice. CTWO envisions the creation of a just and equitable society in which communities of color are active participants in the creation of decisions and policies that shape their lives. To achieve social and economic justice, CTWO strives to shift the balance of political, economic, and communicative power by bringing the voices of poor people of color to the decision­making table.

Ella Baker Center for Human Rights

The Ella Baker Center for Human Rights advances racial and economic justice to ensure dignity and opportunity for low income people of color. For over 17 years EBHRC have worked to form coalitions and win positive change that breaks the cycle of divestment and incarceration in communities of color.

School of Unity and Liberation (SOUL)

SOUL is a school to build a movement. SOUL is working to lay the groundwork for a strong social justice movement by supporting the development of a new generation of organizers rooted in a systemic change analysis ­ especially people of color, young women, queer and transgender youth and low-­income people. We believe that – in order for organizers to build an effective movement for fundamental social change – they need support to develop the nuts­ and­ bolts organizing skills they need to mobilize their communities and to deepen their political analysis and their visions for fundamental social change.

Southern Poverty Law Center

The Southern Poverty Law Center 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, the Center works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality.