Additional Resources

100 Black Men of America

Working to improve the quality of life within the African American community.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia

http://www.100blackmen.org

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

http://www.aapci.org

Anaj Enterprises

Financial Strategies & Solutions!

For over 35 years Anaj Enterprises founded by Jana B. Woodhouse has helped families, individuals and groups to realize their dreams financially. Her financial literacy program has touched thousands across the country. Soon she will be on TV bringing the message of Economic Empowerment. This legendary Wall Street Pioneer is ready to help you!
Based in New York, New York

http://www.anajenterprises.com

Be Someone, Inc.

Uses numerous tools, including the game of chess, to promote self-esteem, responsibility, and analytical thinking among at-risk kids.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia

http://www.besomeone.org

Black Alliance Just for Immigration

BAJI’s efforts to unite black immigrants and African Americans are extremely crucial to overcoming the current anti-immigrant rhetoric that’s been gaining momentum since President Donald Trump’s campaign. The organization works to ensure social justice and equality for black immigrants.
Based in the United States

http://baji.org

Black Culinarians Alliance (BCA)

A nationwide, non-profit, educational and networking organization of hospitality and food service professionals.
Based in New York, New York

http://www.blackculinarians.com

Blacks In Government (BIG)

Promotes equity in all aspects of life, and excellence in public service.
Based in Washington, DC

http://www.bignet.org

Black Organization for Leaders and Dignity

BOLD is a national leadership training program that aims to equip black leaders with the skills needed to place themselves at the forefront of movements for social justice.

http://www.boldorganizing.org

Black Wall Street Merchants Association

Serves as an advocate for commerce in the African American community.
Based in Oakland, California

http://www.blackwallstreet.org

Color of Change

With over a million members, Color of Change works to end racial injustice manifested in the media, economy, and criminal justice system.

http://colorofchange.org

Common Ground Foundation

Rapper Common founded this organization in the 1990s to provide greater opportunities for under-serviced children through mentorship, community service, and the arts.
Based in Chicago, Illinois

http://commongroundfoundation.org

Concerned Black Men of America

Concerned Black Men of America’s vision is to fill the void of positive black male role models in many communities by providing mentors and programs that affirm the care and discipline that all youth need while providing opportunities for academic and career enrichment.

http://cbmnational.org

#Cut50

Cut50 is a project by The DreamCorps that aims to reduce the number of people incarcerated through awareness campaigns like #DayofEmpathy and #ClemencyNOW.

http://cut50.org

Great Black Speakers

Great Black Speakers is a tale of two brothers, Lawrence & Boyce Watkins, who decided to tread against cultural norms to build a business that uplifts & empowers the African-American Community.

http://greatblackspeakers.com

Jack and Jill of America

A family organization that provides cultural, social, civic, and recreational activities that stimulate and exp,and the mind to enhance life.
Based in Washington, DC

http://www.jack-and-jill.org

Law Office Of Fred Lichtmacher

The Law Office Of Fred Lichtmacher, P.C. is a New York City based litigation firm with extensive experience in Civil Rights Litigation including but not limited to the following Areas. For cases dealing with police brutality misconduct and shootings, no payment is due unless we win or settle the case.
Based in New York, New York

http://nyfredlaw.com/

Million Hoodies

The death of Trayvon Martin spurred the inspiration for Million Hoodies, a coalition of young people organizing to put an end to mass incarceration and the criminalization of young black men.
Based Nationwide

http://millionhoodies.net

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.

http://www.obama.org/mbka

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME)

Offers support to African Americans and other minorities who want to pursue careers in engineering, technology, math, and science.
Based in White Plains, New York

http://www.nacme.org

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

http://www.naacp.org

National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators, and Developers (NABHOOD)

Works to increase the number of African-Americans owning, developing, managing, and operating hotels; increase vendor opportunities & executive level jobs for minorities.
Based in Fort Lauderdale, Floria

http://www.nabhood.com

National Association of Black Accountants (NABA)

The leader in expanding the influence of minority professionals in the fields of accounting and finance.
Based in Greenbelt, Maryland

http://www.nabainc.org

National Association of Black Storytellers (NABS)

Promotes and perpetuates the art of Black Storytelling, which embodies the history, heritage, and culture of African Americans.
Based in Baltimore, Maryland

http://www.nabsinc.org

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

http://www.nabcj.org

National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI)

Improves and protects the lives of African American children.
Based in Washington, DC

http://www.nbcdi.org

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)

One of the largest student-managed organizations in the country that focuses on increasing the number of Black engineers who excel academically and in the workplace.
Based in Fairfax, Virginia

http://www.nsbe.org

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

http://www.nul.org

The Gentlemen’s Factory

The Gentlemen’s Factory is a private membership club that serves as the epicenter for today’s forward-thinking man. It is the home for entrepreneurs, thought leaders, activists, creatives, and corporate professionals alike. A hub that is a safe space for you to reach your full potential in the company of like-minded men. We provide a space for productivity, community, and recreation.

http://groomedsuccess.com

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.

http://www.innocenceproject.org

The Pennsylvania Prison Society

The Pennsylvania Prison Society is a long-standing organization dedicated to reforming the criminal justice system. By providing prison bus services, offering reentry services, and offering newsletter subscriptions for current and former offenders, the organization advocates for the rights of those affected by incarceration.
Based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

http://www.prisonsociety.org

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