Racial Equity Resource Guide


Organizations

These organizations are working within the field of racial equity and on a variety of issues and topics. These organizations range from grassroots organizations, to academic institutions, to national advocacy organizations and more.  Using the filters below, you can view the organizations based on area of focus and/or related issues.

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31 Organizations found.

Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum

The Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF) works with communities to mobilize in order to influence policy and to strengthen their community-based organizations to achieve health equity for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders across the country.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Research For Action, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Immigration, Health & Family, California, Washington DC

National Cares Mentoring Movement

National CARES Mentoring Movement is dedicated to recruiting and connecting mentors with local youth-serving and mentoring organizations to help guide struggling Black children to academic and social success, and to closing the huge gap between the relatively few Black mentors and millions of our vulnerable children.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Research For Action, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Health & Family, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Washington DC

Lawyers Committee for Civils Rights Under Law

The principal mission of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is to secure equal justice for all through the rule of law, targeting in particular the inequities confronting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Research For Action, Professional Development, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, California, Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Washington DC

The Council of State Governments Justice Center

The Council of State Governments Justice Center is a national nonprofit organization that serves policymakers at the local, state and federal levels from all branches of government.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Research For Action, Professional Development, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Maryland, New York, Texas, Washington, Washington DC

One Nation Indivisible

One Nation Indivisible connects and mobilizes people who are building and sustaining racially, culturally, linguistically, and economically integrated schools, social institutions and communities in the United States


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Indiana, Maryland, Utah, Washington DC

National Coalition Building Institute

The National Coalition Building Institute is an international, non-profit working to eliminate racism and all other forms of prejudice and discrimination throughout the world.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Professional Development, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

The FrameWorks Institute

The mission of the FrameWorks Institute is to advance the non-profit sector’s communications capacity by identifying, translating and modeling relevant scholarly research for framing the public discourse around social problems.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Research For Action, Media And Communications, Professional Development, Advocacy & Organizing, Health & Family, Washington DC

TimeBanks USA

Time banking is about spending an hour doing something for somebody in your community. It's a simple idea, but it has powerful ripple effects in building community connections.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Media And Communications, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

Search for Common Ground

Search for Common Ground is building a national program addressing racial healing and reconciliation in the United States.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Research For Action, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

National Legal Aid and Defender Association

NLADA is the nation's leading advocate for front-line attorneys and other equal justice professionals — those who make a difference in the lives of low-income clients and their families and communities.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Research For Action, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund

The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) has a mission of advancing the civil rights of Latinos in the United States. Its unique three-pronged strategy for civil rights advancement combines advocacy, community education and litigation.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, California, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, Washington DC

League of United Latin American Citizens

The Mission of the League of United Latin American Citizens is to advance the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population of the United States.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Health & Family, Washington DC

International MultiCultural Institute

The mission of the International MultiCultural Institute is to work with individuals, organizations and communities to facilitate personal and systemic change in order to build an empowerment in civic engagement and leadership, civil rights and racial justice.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

Economic Policy Institute

The Economic Policy Institute is a nonprofit Washington D.C. think tank created in 1986 to broaden the discussion about economic policy to include the interests of low and middle-income workers.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Research For Action, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family, Washington DC

Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching & Service

The mission of the Center is to promote and integrate community-based research, teaching, and service by collaborating with diverse partners and communities in order to advance justice and the common good.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Research For Action, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Washington DC

Black Administrators in Child Welfare, Inc.

The Black Administrators in Child Welfare is an advocacy, membership, research, training and technical assistance organization founded to respond to the need for culturally appropriate services to the overrepresented African American children and families and to provide a support network for individuals serving as executives managing child welfare and other human service agencies.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Health & Family, Washington DC

Association of American Colleges and Universities

The mission of the Association of American Colleges and Universities is to make the aims of liberal learning a vigorous and constant influence on institutional purpose and educational practice in higher education.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Research For Action, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

Asian American Justice Center

Founded in 1991, the Asian American Justice Center works to advance the human and civil rights of Asian Americans through advocacy, public policy, public education and litigation.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Washington DC

Leadership Conference on Civil Rights

The Leadership Conference on Civil Rights is the nation's premier civil rights coalition, and it has coordinated the national legislative campaign on behalf of every major civil rights law since 1957.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

OCA

Founded in 1973 as the Organization of Chinese Americans, OCA is a national organization dedicated to advancing the social, political and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Washington DC

Center for Community Change

Founded in 1968 to honor the life and values of Robert F. Kennedy, the Center’s mission is to build the power and capacity of low-income people, especially low-income people of color, to change their communities and public policies for the better


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Health & Family, Washington DC

National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development

The National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development was founded in 1999 and is a national advocacy organization dedicated to addressing the housing, community and economic development needs of diverse and growing Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, California, Washington DC

National Council of Asian Pacific Americans

The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans serves to represent the interests of the greater Asian American and Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander communities and to provide a national voice for AA and NHPI issues.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Washington DC

National Council of Churches

The National Council of Churches helps to link faith groups throughout the country and worldwide. The NCC has reached out to numerous partners in ministry on the local, regional and national levels to help to get important objectives accomplished.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

Native American Rights Fund

The Native American Rights Fund is the oldest and largest non-profit law firm dedicated to asserting and defending the rights of Indian tribes, organizations and individuals nationwide. Its mission is to bring excellent, highly ethical, legal representation to tribes that will ensure their survival and their way of life.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Advocacy & Organizing, Alaska, Colorado, Washington DC

Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity

The Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity is a multiyear project intended to increase the amount and effectiveness of resources aimed at combating institutional and structural racism in communities through capacity building, education, and convening of grant makers and grant seekers.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

PICO National Network

PICO believes in the potential for transformation—of people, institutions, and of our larger culture—and in the power of people of faith to lead this transformation. PICO values the racial, ethnic, religious and regional diversity that has shaped American society.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

Seasons Fund for Social Transformation

Seasons Fund for Social Transformation catalyzes vibrant and effective social change movements by coupling the power of personal transformation with the public work of creating a just and sustainable world.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

The Faith and Politics Institute

The Faith and Politics Institute, a non-partisan, interfaith organization, was founded in 1991 to help public officials stay in touch with their faith and deeper values as they shape public policy.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Advocacy & Organizing, Washington DC

The Praxis Project

The Praxis Project is a national, non-profit organization that builds partnerships with local groups to influence policymaking to address the underlying, systemic causes of community problems.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Advocacy & Organizing, Health & Family, Washington DC

YWCA

The YWCA mission statement states that: “YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.” Its core advocacy issues are economic empowerment, health and safety, and racial justice and civil rights.


Tagged with: Organization Alliance, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Health & Family, Washington DC

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