Stage 2 (July 18th) 100% of your donations will be divided equally between the following two funds:
We are going to donate to the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (https://www.tmcf.org)
Established in 1987, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is the nation’s largest organization exclusively representing the Black College Community. TMCF member-schools include the publicly-supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs). Publicly-supportedHBCUs enroll over 80% of all students attending HBCUs. Through scholarships, capacity building and research initiatives, innovative programs, and strategic partnerships, TMCF is a vital resource in the K-12 and higher education space. The organization is also a source for top employers seeking top talent for competitive internships and good jobs.
And the Human Rights Campaign (http://www.hrc.org).
The Human Rights Campaign represents a force of more than 3 million members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.
Stage 1 (July 4th): We raised $1,549. With $1,000 match from DWRT, we will donate $2,549!
100% of your donations will be divided equally between the following three funds:
- Two funds set up by For the Gworls, an organization dedicated to ensuring Black trans people secure housing and safe, gender-affirming surgeries.
The Dashing Whippets Running Team is matching all donations 1:1 (up to $1,000) for Stage 1.