Project South creates spaces for movement building by working with communities pushed forward by the struggle– to strengthen leadership and to provide popular political and economic education for personal and social transformation.

The Black Youth Project examines the attitudes,resources, and culture of African American youth ages 15 to 25, exploring how these factors and others influence the decision-making, norms, and behavior of black youth.

The African American Policy Forum (AAPF) is an innovative think tank that connects academics, activists and policy-makers to promote efforts to dismantle structural inequality.


Black Lives Matter is a chapter-based national organization working for the validity of Black life. We are working to (re)build the Black liberation movement.

Color Of Change is building a new, effective strategy for changing the rules society lives by, and ending the injustices Black people face.

TransAfrica is the oldest African American foreign policy organization in the United States. TransAfrica educates the public to deepen support for the understanding of issues and cultures of Africans in Africa and the Diaspora.

Race Forward advances racial justice through research, media, and practice. Founded in 1981, Race Forward brings systemic analysis and an innovative approach to complex race issues to help people take effective action toward racial equity.

According to CAMPAIGN ZERO we can live in a world where the police don't kill people - by limiting police interventions, improving community interactions, and ensuring accountability. This site provides solutions that groups can easily advocate for in their local communities.

Since 1983, the Black Women's Health Imperative has been the only national organization dedicated solely to improving the health and wellness of our nation’s 21 million

Black women and girls – physically, emotionally and financially.


Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities,

 NAN works within the spirit and tradition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to promote a modern civil rights agenda that includes the fight for one standard of justice, decency and equal opportunities for all people regardless of race, religion, nationality or gender.

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition (RPC) is a multi-racial, multi-issue, progressive, international membership organization fighting for social change. Our mission is to protect, defend, and gain civil rights by leveling the economic and educational playing fields.

Founded in 1910 the National Urban League is a historic civil rights organization dedicated to economic empowerment in order to elevate the standard of living in historically underserved urban communities.

NCNW’s mission is to lead, develop, and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities.