HealthConnect One stands in solidarity with Black people against racism in all its forms.
We are angry and saddened by the continuing injustices that Black people experience, all of which affect our public health. We will continue to work alongside Black communities, families, and advocates to fight racism and to uplift their health and well-being, now and in the future. – Jeretha McKinley, HC One Interim E.D.
We want to also provide Black moms and their families resources to other organizations providing support to the Black community during this difficult time:
Where to donate to help George Floyd’s family
Official GoFund Me Page for George Floyd
George Floyd Protest Donations List
Mental health resources for the Black community
Organizations to support and donate to:
Community Bail funds
Directory of community bail funds
Support for small businesses
Small business relief fund for businesses – Chicago
Volunteer Opportunity – Rebuilding Southside businesses
Support for small businesses on South and West sides of Chicago
Anti – racism booklist for children / adults
Books to learn about anti-racism
Free meals for children in Chicago list
Food program on South and West side of Chicago
We will be updating this page as new resources become available. If you have additional resources local or national supporting Black communities please email email@example.com.