The Advocates for Human Rights
Address: 330 Second Avenue South, Suite 800, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Staff Directory: http://www.theadvocatesforhumanrights.org/staff
About: The Advocates for Human Rights creates and maintains lasting, comprehensive, and holistic change on a local, national, and global scale. Volunteers, partners, supporters, board members, and staff implement international human rights standards to promote civil society and reinforce the rule of law.
Alliance for Metropolitan Stability
Address: 2525 Franklin Avenue East, Suite 200, Minneapolis, MN 55406
About: The Alliance of Metropolitan Stability is a coalition of advocacy and community organizing groups that works together to advance racial, economic and environmental justice in economic growth and land development in the Twin Cities area.
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Minnesota: Racial Justice
Address: 2300 Myrtle Ave, Suite 180, Saint Paul, MN 55114
About: The ACLU of Minnesota is committed to combating racism in all of its forms. Our advocacy in this area includes litigation, community organizing and training, legislative initiatives, and public education. The most important step the ACLU of Minnesota has taken to address the wrongs done to people of color in our communities was to establish the Mankato-based Greater Minnesota Racial Justice Project, which provides public education on issues of racial justice through community outreach, complaint intake, and court monitoring.
American Indian Movement
About: A catalyst for American Indian sovereignty.
Black Lives Matter: Minneapolis
About: Black Lives Matter is an ideological and political intervention in a world where Black lives are systematically and intentionally targeted for demise. It is an affirmation of Black folks’ contributions to this society, our humanity, and our resilience in the face of deadly oppressio
Black Lives Matter St. Paul
About: BlackLivesMatter St. Paul stands in solidarity with our freedom fighting brothers and sisters across the world. No matter the color of your skin, gender identity, religious beliefs, income level, or home address we welcome you to join us in the fight to end the injustices that continue to destroy our community, children, and future.
Minneapolis Urban League
About: The mission of the Minneapolis Urban League is to link African descendants and other people of color to opportunities that result in economic success and prosperity, and effectively advocate for policies that eradicate racial disparities.
Minnesota Education Equity Partnership
About: Minnesota Education Equity Partnership uses a race equity lens to transform educational institutions, organizations, and leaders to ensure that students of color and American Indian students achieve full academic and leadership success.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) – Minneapolis
About: The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) – Saint Paul
About: The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.
Native Lives Matter
About: We work in partnership with groups and organizations who want to build community and inclusion, or strengthen their capacity to work for equity and social change. We work with organizations to strengthen intercultural relationships and skills, to integrate civic engagement and community involvement, to strengthen leadership development and community organizing, and to support and enhance organization development and social change initiatives. We offer a variety of capacity building services, including planning, facilitation, training, and evaluation.
Neighborhoods Organizing for Change
About: Neighborhoods Organizing for Change (NOC) is a grassroots, member-led organization building power in under-resourced communities and communities of color across the Twin Cities. Together, NOC members fight for racial and economic justice. We’re building powerful, active campaigns for workers’ rights, expanded voting rights, quality public education, environmental justice, and police accountability
Racial Equity Minnesota Network
About: A network of community-based leaders, Racial Equity Minnesota offers comprehensive, one-stop shopping for high-quality services, useful resources and tools, and ongoing support to address racial equity in the workplace and in educational and community settings.
Showing Up For Racial Justice (SURJ) Minnesota
Website (National Program): http://www.showingupforracialjustice.org/
Facebook (Minnesota): https://www.facebook.com/showingupforracialjusticemn
About: SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals organizing White people for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, and education, SURJ moves White people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability. We work to connect people across the country while supporting and collaborating with local and national racial justice organizing efforts. SURJ provides a space to build relationships, skills and political analysis to act for change.
Voices for Racial Justice
Address: 2525 E. Franklin Ave., Ste. 301, Minneapolis, MN 55406
About: Voices for Racial Justice works with communities of color to lead the way toward a more inclusive and equitable Minnesota. Its work includes prison justice, education equity, health equity, voting rights, and media justice.
YWCA Minneapolis Racial Justice
Calendar of Events: https://www.ywcampls.org/racial_justice/workshops/
About: The YWCA is dedicated to promoting racial equity by partnering with individuals, organizations and businesses through racial justice training, consulting, advocacy, outreach and education.