With all the recent awareness being generated about African American’s and their treatment, many companies have stepped up to help with creating opportunities and programs to support that community.
Here is a list of contributions.
Apple CEO Tim Cook announced unknown donations would be made by the company to organizations including the Equal Justice Initiative, “a non-profit committed to challenging racial injustice.”
Chipmaker Intel is donating $1 million to community efforts fighting racial injustice including Black Lives Matter and the Centre for Policing Equity, CEO Bob Swan told employees.
Beauty company Glossier has committed $500,000 to Black Lives Matter and another $500,000 to support black-owned, CEO Emily Weiss announced on Sunday.
Other beauty companies have made smaller donations to anti-racism efforts, including DECIEM, which pledged $100,000 to the NAACP and BLM, SheaMoisture which pledged a further $100,000 to activists fighting for social change, and Sunday Riley, which is donating $50,000 to the NAACP. e.l.f. Beauty is donating $25,000 to Color of Change.