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In the beginning of June, we announced we would be donating $50,000 to national and community organizations who fight for equal justice and protect those being targeted. Over the last few weeks, our staff nominated more than 30 potential organizations, and then voted for the top five to split the donation equally.
We’re proud to support these five organizations with a donation of $10,000 each:
“I nominated My Block My Hood My City because national organizations are getting lots of well-deserved donations and attention right now, but it’s also critical to invest in organizations that know their communities, and can respond to their specific needs.” — Liz Sander, Data Science Lead
“I nominated the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund — in a society that trusts in the possibility of second chances, it fails to recognize that far too many are never afforded a first one.” — Michelle Tyler, Director of Compliance