VOTE for a team of Black women organizers - Chanelle, Amy, Ria, Simone and Creighton - whom serve as the voices for the Direct Assistance Fund's accountability board to present their panel for Netroots Nation 2019 conference in Philadelphia this summer. Their panel, "Give it up: Direct giving as critical engagement and base building strategy", and will discuss the importance redirecting resources through direct giving and how their work has already impacted the lives of Black & Brown moms around the county using this strategy. Voting closes March 11. Set up a free account here and cast your vote for this panel once a day. Don't forget to share with your friends!
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Have any of you been too busy living paycheck to paycheck to focus on future investments (a.k.a. 401K, IRA, any other retirement funds)?? 👋👋[Waves]. Well, if you are anything like me, one day you’ll wake up at the age of 37 and realize you might be a white person who understands the importance of reparations, but … Continue reading Investing for Reparations
We believe that reparations from white people to BIPOC (Black and Indigenous people of color) are a powerful way to begin to address and heal racial oppression. Reparations can take many forms, but the focus of the Direct Assistance Fund will be on raising money to provide immediate assistance to non-men of color facing emergency … Continue reading How to Support the Fund as Allies
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