Those Black Collective Foundation MN announced more than $1 million in grants to 30 Black-led organizations, initiatives, and leaders.
Each organization, designated as “Black Led Change Partners,” will receive $50,000 in change funding to help pay for programs, organizational rehabilitation, and needs. more general work. In addition, key leaders of each organization will receive a $10,000 grant directly to support the sustainability and growth of their leaders. Recipients include Nelima Sitati-Muene of African Career, Education, & Resources Inc. (ACER), Kimberly Handy Jones of the Cordale Q. Handy In Remembrance of Me Foundation (CQH Foundation), Johnny Allen Jr. of JK Movementand Kevin Reese of Access Our All Free Gamesamong others.
In the coming years, the recipients will meet to create a relationship in the spirit of strengthening the ecosystem of Black-led change in Minnesota.
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