Organisations and petitions that need your involvement

This page is a work in progress and will be regularly updated. From October we will select a few groups to highlight in a monthly basis. 

#BlackTransLivesMatter

An extensive document that is repeated on the resources.

(I'll separate out the different resources once I have a minute).

List of UK Charities (do check back as we will be updating this)

Black Lives Matter UK are a coalition of black activists and organisers across the UK that started in 2016, they’ve currently raised over £160,000.

The the Black LGBTQIA Therapy Fund is fundraising for therapy sessions for black LGBTQIA+ persons aged 18+.

Belly Mujinga’s Memorial Fund is to fund her funeral; to give her the burial she deserves, so that her loved ones and the many whose lives she touched can visit her.

Black Minds Matter is fundraising to offer free therapy sessions for black individuals and families in the UK with certified, professional, black practitioners for sessions as soon as possible.

Black Protest Legal Support UK is a hub of Lawyers and legal advisors providing free legal advice and representation to UK Black Lives Matter activists and protesters.

Show Racism The Red Card is an anti-racism education charity which utilises the high profile of professional footballers as anti-racist role-models to combat racism in society.

The Stephen Lawrence Trust work with young people from disadvantaged backgrounds aged 13 to 30 to inspire and enable them to succeed in the career of their choice.

Stop Hate UK tackles hate crime and discrimination by working with local authorities.

Hundreds of protesters gather in Manhattan’s Foley Square to protest the recent death of George Floyd 

Charity So White are a POC led campaign group seeking to tackle institutional racism in the charity sector.

The National Memorial Fund is the first permanent national resource of its kind specifically for those that are affected by deaths in custody. 

The West Yorkshire Racial Justice Network brings together over thirty organisations and individuals from across the region to proactively promote racial justice.

UK Black Pride promotes unity and cooperation among LGBTQ people of diasporic communities in the UK, as well as their friends and families.

Liberty UK help challenge injustice, defend freedom and campaign to make sure everyone in the UK is treated fairly.

Gal-Dem is and online and print publication committed to sharing perspectives from women and non-binary people of colour.

Black Ballad is a UK based lifestyle platform that seeks to tell the human experience through eyes of black British women

Southall Black Sisters aim to highlight and challenge all forms gender-related violence against women, empowering them to gain more control over their lives.

The Black Curriculum is a social enterprise founded in 2019 by young people to address the lack of Black British history in the UK curriculum.

The Runnymede Trust is the UK’s leading independent race equality think tank, working to build a Britain in which all citizens and communities feel valued, enjoy equal opportunities, lead fulfilling lives, and share a common sense of belonging.

Race Equality First aims to provide support, advice, leadership and an influential voice for people who face discrimination, harassment, hate crime and disadvantage.

The Resourcing Racial Justice Fund is a coalition of people of colour (POC) innovators, change makers, activists, artists and social leaders dedicated to social change.

INQUEST combines specialist support for bereaved people following a state related death, with the influence to achieve change in legislation, policy & practice.

Kwanda is a ‘modern day collection pot’, investing in the development of grassroots black communities and initiatives.

Knights of are an independent and inclusive publishing house producing content for young audiences. 

Kids Of Colour are a Manchester-based organisation exploring race, identity and culture, and challenging the everyday, institutionalised racism that shapes young people’s lives.

The Amos Bursery is programme that gets black boys into top level education and changes lives in the process.

The United Families & Friends Campaign is a coalition of those affected by deaths in police, prison, immigration and psychiatric custody.