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Black Student Union
Black Student Union seeks to be the representation of black students at predominantly white institutions.
DREAM Action NIU
DREAM Action aims to increase awareness about the situations undocumented students face in the U.S. and particularly on the NIU campus.
NIU's LGBTQA+ student-run organization.
Women and Gender Advocacy Alliance
NIU's Women and Gender Advocacy Alliance (WGAA).
Black Lives Matter, DeKalb
This is the Facebook group for the DeKalb Black Lives Matter group that formed following the death of George Floyd to protest and engage in dialog with community leaders.
Black Lives Matter Chicago
The Chicago chapter of Black Lives Matter.
Chicago Justice Project
An independent, non-profit research organization that strives to access and analyze data from criminal justice agencies to promote evidence based reforms that will better serve the justice needs of local communities.
Chicago Urban League
"The Chicago Urban League works for economic, educational and social progress for African Americans and promotes strong, sustainable communities through advocacy, collaboration and innovation."
Shriver Center on Poverty Law
"Based in Chicago, the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law brings together lawyers, community leaders and allies from across the country as the nation’s leading advocate for people living in poverty. Its goal is to make justice, equality and opportunity work for everyone."
Black Lives Matter
"Founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer, Black Lives Matter's mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes."
Color of Change
Color Of Change is a civil rights advocacy group that is "the nation’s largest online racial justice organization."
Southern Poverty Law Center
"The Southern Poverty Law Center is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society. Using litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy, the SPLC works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality."
Platform of research-based policy solutions to end police brutality in America.