National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA)

The NQAPIA is a federation of LGBTQ Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian and Pacific Islander organisations. The NQAPIA seeks to build the capacity of local LGBT AAPI organisations, invigorate grassroots organising, develop leadership, and challenge homophobia, racism, and anti-immigrant bias. How You Can Help Time: A few minutes + Sign up for the NQAPIAContinue reading “National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA)”

Innocence Project

The Innocence Project aims to free those in incarceration who are innocent, and campaigns for improvements to the legal system. Founded in 1992 in America, the Innocence Project works to exonerate the wrongly convicted, improve case law and reform legal policies. It supports exonerees post-release, as well as research into forensic science to avoid furtherContinue reading “Innocence Project”

Human Rights House Foundation 

The Human Rights House Foundation establishes, supports, and connects Human Rights Houses – coalitions of civil society organisations working to advance human rights. The Foundation currently consists of 16 Houses in 11 countries that are united together via an international network. The organisation advocates for the fundamental human rights that underpin independent civil society andContinue reading “Human Rights House Foundation “

Southall Black Sisters

Southall Black Sisters is a nonprofit providing information, advocacy and support to Black women in Southall, West London. Established in 1979, Southall Black Sisters aims to highlight and challenge domestic and gender-related violence against Black women. It runs an advice, resource and advocacy centre in Southall, as well as a counselling service, offering help withContinue reading “Southall Black Sisters”

Oogachaga

Oogachaga is a non-profit organisation providing support for LGBTQ+ youth, families and individuals in Singapore. Founded in 1999, Oogachaga provides face-to-face and online counselling for the LGBTQ+ community, run by trained volunteers. It also offers professional counselling, a youth programme for those aged 16-29, and corporate engagement and professional training to educate companies, professionals andContinue reading “Oogachaga”

UK Black Pride

UK Black Pride is Europe’s largest celebration for LGBTQI+ people of African, Asian, Caribbean, Latin American and Middle Eastern-descent. UK Black Pride produces an annual celebration during Pride month, as well as a variety of activities throughout the year in and around the UK, which also promote and advocate for the spiritual, emotional, and intellectualContinue reading “UK Black Pride”

Blueprint for All

Previously the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust, the organisation changed its name on 1st January 2021.  This change respects Stephen’s family’s wishes that the Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation, set up by his mother Baroness Lawrence, is the only charity to bear his name. Learn more about Blueprint for All’s name change here. — Blueprint for AllContinue reading “Blueprint for All”

Black Boys OM

Black Boys OM is a non-profit network of Black male wellness practitioners teaching yoga, meditation and mindfulness to Black men and boys. Black Boys OM aims to improve the wellness of Black boys and men, uplifting them with programmes improving their mental, emotional and physical wellbeing, as well as impacting Black communities as a whole.Continue reading “Black Boys OM”

People in Harmony

People in Harmony is a UK charity promoting the positive experiences of interracial life and challenging racism. People in Harmony (PIH) is a membership organisation for mixed-race people, families and couples Established in 1972, People in Harmony raises awareness of mixed-race issues, empowers mixed-race families and individuals, engages with organisations and communities and creates supportContinue reading “People in Harmony”

Show Racism the Red Card

Show Racism the Red Card is the UK’s leading anti-racism educational charity, established in 1996. Show Racism the Red Card provides educational workshops, training sessions and more to tackle racism in British society. The charity utilises the status of football and football players to publicise its message. It delivers training to over 50,000 individuals eachContinue reading “Show Racism the Red Card”

NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)

Founded in 1909, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is an American civil rights organisation. The NAACP is a volunteer-led organisation that works to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons. How You CanContinue reading “NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)”

Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust

Founded in 1998, the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust is a UK-based educational charity committed to the advancement of social justice, the alleviation of poverty and community cohesion. How It Works The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust works with 13-30 year-olds from disadvantaged backgrounds to provide careers guidance, one-on-one advice and more to help them overcome disadvantageContinue reading “Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust”