Make good use of these resources within your parish, community, and families to help eradicate racism and promote a culture of nonviolence.

Black History and Culture      

50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement
Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition
NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)
Schomburg Center For Research In Black Culture
  Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
   
   
Catholic Organizations        

Institute for Black Catholic Studies
The St. Joseph Society of the Sacred Heart (The Josephites)
National Black Catholic Apostolate for Life - Solid Ground Ministry
National Black Catholic Congress
  Paulist Evangelization Ministries
  United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
  USCCB Subcommittee on African American Affairs
   
   
Global Awareness        

Bread for the World
Catholic Relief Services
Oxfam International
Pontifical Mission CNEWA
   
   
Health and Wholeness  

Lent National Minority AIDS Council
 
 
 
   
   
Peace and Nonviolence  

MLK Day Fetzer Institute
Pace et Bene
Franciscan Action Network
 
   
   
Racial Healing  

MLK Day Faith in Action: Racial Justice Resources
Education for Justice
Catholic Social Thought and Racism
Understanding and Dismantling Privilege (UDP)
World Trust
Glasswing Racial Healing Seminars
Statement of Catholic Theologians on Racial Justice
 
   
   
Reading Material  

MLK Day Love Thy Neighbor As Thyself: US Catholic Bishops Speak Against Racism
Brothers and Sisters to Us: U.S. Catholic Bishops Pastoral Letter on Racism
Living Lent with MercyReflections and Prayers by Father Warren J. Savage