100 Black Men of America
Working to improve the quality of life within the African American community.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia
African American Planning Commission (AAPC)
Addresses issues of homelessness (domestic violence, HIV/AIDS, housing shortage, and unemployment) within the communities in which we live and serve.
Based in Brooklyn, New York
African American Speaker Bureau (AASB)
This organization is dedicated to the representation of people and projects that address the issues, concerns and celebrations of the African American community.
Based in San Francisco, California
Black Lives Matter Black Lives Matter was formed in response to the acquittal of George Zimmerman in 2013 and quickly became a national movement to end police brutality. The organization continues to mobilize and amplify national dialogue around state-sanctioned violence.
Black Women’s Blueprint The Black Women’s Blueprint services black women affected by issues such as sexual violence, abuse and incarceration.
Black Women In Sisterhood For Action (BISA)
Develops and promotes alternative strategies for educational and career development of black women.
Based in Washington, DC
Center for Media Justice (CMJ) Develops and teaches creative, effective, and participatory communications and media activism strategies that support the fight for racial justice, economic equity, and human rights.
Color Of Change The nation’s largest online civil rights organization building grassroots political power for African-Americans and working for social change for all people.
Incite!: Women of Color Against Violence Incite works to end violence against women of color through organizing events, conferences, circulating newsletters and strategic political initiatives.
Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (LCCR) A coalition of more than 200 diverse national organizations working to promote and protect the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States.
My Brother’s Keeper My Brother’s Keeper, an initiative of the Obama administration, aims to unite and amplify the voices of black men through mentorship.
National Action Network
This organization, led by Al Sharpton ,promotes a modern civil rights agenda that includes just and decency for all people regardless of race, social justice for communities, and the improvement of race relations.
Based in New York, New York
National Association of the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
A champion of social justice, that has fought long and hard to ensure that the voices of African Americans would be heard.
Based in Baltimore, Maryland
National Association of Blacks In Criminal Justice (NABCJ)
Provides leaders dedicated to improving the administration of criminal justice, with a goal of achieving equal justice for blacks and other minorities.
Based in Durham, North Carolina
National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) A council of national African American women’s organizations that lead, develop, and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities.
National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) Works to eliminate housing discrimination and to ensure equal housing opportunity for all people through leadership, education and outreach, membership services, public policy initiatives, advocacy, and enforcement.
National Urban League (NUL)
The nation's oldest and largest community- based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream.
Based in New York, New York
Race Forward A public policy institute advancing racial justice through research, advocacy and journalism (it publishes Colorlines)
Rainbow Push Coalition
This organization, led by Jesse Jackson, is a progressive organization fighting for social change as a mighty coalition of workers, women and people of color.
Based in Chicago, Illinois
Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) Combats hate, intolerance, and discrimination through education and litigation.
The Innocence Project With multiple branches throughout the nation, The Innocence Project works to exonerate those who have been wrongfully convicted of crimes by providing free legal assistance.
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