Black Lives Matter: Resources, Black-Owned Businesses and More
June 5, 2020 @ 1:10pm
We’re rounding up resources, local businesses, charities to get involved with, social posts worth sharing, and more here. Check back for updates!
ORGANIZATIONS + PLACES TO DONATE
Black Lives Matter DC
East of the River Mutual Aid Fund
Ward 4 Mutual Aid Fund
Legal Aid Society
DC Resistance Fund
DMV Protest Fund
Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture
Dreaming Out Loud
RESOURCES + READING LISTS
The Black Exchange, a media site that amplifies Black-owned businesses, information, news, events and actions.
Scaffolded Anti-Racism Resources
Books About Race To Read Instead Of Asking A Person Of Color To Explain Things To You
158 Resources for Understanding Systemic Racism in America
12 Documentaries You Should Watch About Racism and Police Brutality in America
Loyalty Bookstores (Silver Spring + Petworth) Anti-Racism Reading List
Order books from Mahogany Bookstore, a Black-owned bookshop in D.C.
Order books from Harambee Books & Artworks in Alexandria, VA
NATIONAL + LOCAL BUSINESSES
Black-Owned Small Businesses via the Black Exchange
DC’s Black-Owned Restaurants Open During COVID-19 by Anela Malik // @feedthemalik
Why Supporting Black-Owned Businesses During COVID-19 Is Essential by Anela Malik // @feedthemalik
Right Proper Brewing is releasing Say Their Names, a beer to benefit Black Lives Matter DC and the ACLU; 100 percent of the funds will be donated.
DC Black Business Directory
Frerés Branchiaux Candle Co.
District of Clothing