Social Justice and Racial Equity Organizations and Resources



FFTC Statement on Racial Equity


The following is a list of nonprofits working in the social justice field and addressing racial equity that you may consider supporting. Thank you to the community leaders who helped us compile this list. It is not comprehensive and will continue to evolve as we listen and learn. We encourage you to research these and any nonprofit whose mission interests you, including the many additional organizations working in this field who are not included below.

ACLU of North Carolina Legal Foundation
Foundation For Black Philanthropy
The Bail Project
Center for Racial Justice in Education
Color of Change (credit card gifts only)
Community Building Initiative
Equal Justice Initiative
Harvey B. Gantt Center
Mecklenburg Council of Elders
NAACP Legal Defense Fund
New Generation of African American Philanthropists (NGAAP)
North Carolina Justice Center
Restorative Justice CLT
Together SC – Black Nonprofit Leaders Group
United Way/Unite Charlotte
Urban League of Central Carolinas
West Side Community Land Trust
YWCA of Central Carolinas

Please visit the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits for additional organizations working across North Carolina.

Educational Resources

The following is a list of educational resources and training materials we’ve compiled for our team and community to encourage and facilitate additional dialogue around racial justice and anti-racism. Thank you to the community leaders who helped us create this list. It not comprehensive – it will continue to evolve as we listen and learn.

Anti-Racist Starter Pack from Parade Magazine
Anti-Racism Resource Guide
Anti-Racist Resources
Center for Racial Justice
Community Building Initiative’s Talking Together in Challenging Times
Good Good Good Resource List
Justice in June
National Center for Family Philanthropy
National Museum of African American History & Culture Resource List
Race Matters for Juvenile Justice
Raising Anti-Racist Kids Resource List
Share Charlotte Resource List
YWCA of Central Carolinas Resource List