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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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)??👋👋[Waves]. Well, if you are anything like me, one day you’ll wake up at the age of 37 and realize you might be a white person who understands the importance of reparations, but you won’t be able to sustainably give if you don’t have the💰💰💰[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 I’m 99? That’s okay. Acorns has got it all figured out. You invest, they take care of the rest. And the good news is- you don’t have to stop #directgiving#supportingblackwomen or #payingblackwomen.
The deets: You can link the Acorns app to any bank account, PayPal account or credit card you own. You only need…
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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
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
It's FRIDAY!!! For real this time! Ask me why I thought it was Friday, yesterday? 😭😖 But it's here!! Cheers to the freakin weekend!! 🍻🍻🍻 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
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 disproportionally—Black women experience domestic violence at rates 30 to 50 percent higher than White women.… Continue reading May Day Monday Emergency Fundraiser
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