Here’s How You Can Support the Black Lives Movement From the Middle East

In the wake of the recent murder of George Floyd, millions across the globe have resorted to peaceful protests. With millions more showing their support by donating to organizations that aim to support the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as provide financial assistance to those arrested during the protests and those impacted as a result of police brutality and racial hate crimes.

To help support those in need, we've shortlisted a few of the organizations that you can support from the Middle East.

The Official George Floyd Memorial Fund on GoFundMe

Founded by George Floyd's brother, Philonise, GoFundMe seeks to raise money for Floyd's funeral, as well as grief counseling for his family. It also aims to cover court costs and the education of his children. Please click here to donate

Communities United Against Police Brutality

Through advocacy, political action and education, Communities United Against Police Brutality aims to overcome the dangers associated with police brutality. Run solely by the help of volunteers, the initiative seeks to combat police brutality through the means of advocacy, political action, and education. Please click here to donate

Color of Change

Through monetary funds, Color of Change aims to provide bail for the many protestors arrested while supporting the movement. It also provides the much-needed funds required to end racial based violence. Please click here to donate

Black Visions Collective

Based in Minnesota, Black Visions Collective aims to provide justice and liberation for the Black community within the city. Please click here to donate

NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Through litigation and education, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund aims to fight racial injustice through legal action. Please click here to donate

North Star Health Collective

Based in Minneapolis, the North Star Health Collective consists of a group of nurses, doctors, and healthcare providers that aim to provide medical support and assistance to those harmed at the many Black Live Matter protests taking place in the US. Please click here to donate

Louisville Community Bail Fund

Louisville Community Bail Fund aims to pay the bail funds for all those protesting the death of Breonna Taylor within the city. The NGO also aims to provide protestors within the area with food and safety. Please click here to donate

Atlanta Solidarity Fund

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