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#GiftABook

Sharing is caring fam! ----------------------------------------------------------- Join me and #GiftABook: https://www.thecollective401.com/new-products/nfcapegf0p1rfrysc6appaljuape3r I am teaming up with the book store @rithecollective to fulfill book donations to benefit black and brown students of RI. #buyabook #giftabook From the teacher: I'm hoping to teach this author and book as part of a Poetry Writing and Reading unit I'm doing… Continue reading #GiftABook

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Investing for Reparations

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Direct Assistance Fund

Have any of you been too busy living paycheck to paycheck to focus on future investments (a.k.a. 401K, IRA, any other retirement funds)??๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿ‘‹[Waves]. Well, if you are anything like me, one day youโ€™ll wake up at the age of 37 and realize you might be a white person who understands the importance of reparations, but you wonโ€™t be able to sustainably give if you donโ€™t have the๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿ’ฐ[money].When that guilt sets in, you might feel like, FML, I just learned about reparations and now I have to choose between supporting BIWOC and not working until Iโ€™m 99? Thatโ€™s okay. Acorns has got it all figured out. You invest, they take care of the rest. And the good news is- you donโ€™t have to stop #directgiving#supportingblackwomen or #payingblackwomen.

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#DirectAssistanceFund

I do a lot of direct giving fundraising for black and brown moms that amounts to endless amounts of digital panhandling. This is important work and I love being able to work with other advocates to get moms what they need. However, it takes time and energy that I don't always have to offer. In… Continue reading #DirectAssistanceFund

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Love me or leave me alone

You can't only love me when I'm strong You can't only need me when I'm gone. You can't disagree with everything and call it a conversation when I say I'm done with this mental masturbation. You can't say you love me while devaluing everything I do, or say. You can't say you want the best… Continue reading Love me or leave me alone

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Pay Day Fundraiser

It's FRIDAY!!! For real this time! Ask me why I thought it was Friday, yesterday? ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜– But it's here!! Cheers to the freakin weekend!! ๐Ÿป๐Ÿป๐Ÿป And that means it is a PAYDAY! For a lot of you living at the intersection of power and privilege called vvhiteness you have some extra cash to throw down… Continue reading Pay Day Fundraiser

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May Day Monday Emergency Fundraiser

I fundraise for black women who are moms dealing with financial emergencies and life crises. Domestic violence (or IPV, intimate partner violence) is another issue that disproportionately affects black women. "Domestic violence has been shown to affect the Black community disproportionallyโ€”Black women experience domestic violence at rates 30 to 50 percent higher than White women.… Continue reading May Day Monday Emergency Fundraiser

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Re: Elizabeth Warren & her DNA bullshit

She could have avoided all of this if vvhite folks stop trying to claim ancestry as a way of being fancy vvhite or spicy vvhite or ethnic vvhite or not as oppressive as the others vvhite. Own your shit and stop trying to claim trauma from oppression that your ancestors caused as a way to… Continue reading Re: Elizabeth Warren & her DNA bullshit