In 2021, we’ve made financial contributions to:
recurring donations to Kansas City G.I.F.T. – we encourage our friends to join this effort to provide grants to Black-owned small businesses in KC… their goal is to get 15,000 people to contribute $10 per month!
In 2020, we made financial contributions to:
Louisville Bail Fund
Current Reading List:
For context: Washington Post: The black women who launched the original anti-racist reading list and What is an Anti-Racist Reading List For?
And a call to understand that this must go beyond reading: When black people are in pain, white people just join book clubs
and here’s a way to buy books from Black-owned bookstores.
How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X Kendi
Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Belonging: a Culture of Place by bell hooks
Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds by adrienne maree brown
Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
What About Activism? (book)
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
The End of Policing by Alex S. Vitale
I’m Still Here by Austin Channing Brown
The Color of Compromise by Jemar Tisby
Divided by Faith by Emerson & Smith