We are witnessing history in the making–the time for change is now. We all must do our part to take action and make our voices heard.
The Justice + Equality Fund aims to do just that, addressing both urgent needs as well as broader, systemic issues tied to systemic racism. GoFundMe.org will be granting the donation received for this cause to organizations working to rectify the racial inequalities in our society.
Who benefits from your donation?
At launch, donations will support organizations focused on pretrial system reform, racial justice, and law enforcement reform. Initial benefiting nonprofits will include The Bail Project, the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, and Center for Policing Equity. As we grant to new organizations, we will include them below.:
- The Bail Project
- The NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
- Center for Policing Equity
- Equal Justice Initiative
- Advancement Project
These organizations were chosen for the leadership they’ve demonstrated and the meaningful impact they have had on the causes that the Justice + Equality Fund will initially benefit. This is just the first step. We’ll keep donors updated as we expand the reach of the Fund by adding additional individuals, organizations, and benefiting causes.
Racial inequality and injustice have no place in our society. It’s time to come together, keep this important conversation going, and help enact real change.
Learn more about GoFundMe’s commitment to supporting justice and equality .
Am I eligible for a grant?
To qualify for this Justice and Equality grant, your GoFundMe fundraiser must benefit organizations building programs and communities around anti-racism and equity.
To learn more about this Cause and hear powerful stories from those your donation is helping, check out the Justice & Equality Cause.
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