What’s on Your Nightstand? What We’re Watching and Listening To Time A poignant, startling documentary film by Garrett Bradley that explores 21 years of a family’s struggle with the incarceration of their loved one. Made with thousands of video messages that a Black Louisiana woman, Sibil Fox Richardson, recorded for her husband as she…Continue reading What’s On Your Nightstand? II
DECEMBER 2020 BOLD NEWSLETTER FUNDING BLACK-LED CHANGE: A Conversation with nat chioke Williams In spite of itself, this historic year has had a silver lining. COVID 19 and the tragic murder of George Floyd were historic tests of public support social justice movements. In turn, the success of mass mobilizations by activists across the country…Continue reading BOLD NEWSLETTER (December 2020)
ESSIE IS LOOKING FOR 6 TEAM MEMBERS! Essie is looking for six exceptional people to join their team in 2021! The following positions are open, and the deadline to apply is January 10th. National Organizing Director Director of Communications and Partnerships Healing to Advocacy Program Manager Operations Fellow Advocacy Fellow Senior Manager of Operations We…Continue reading Essie is Hiring!
Critical Minded is offering grants of up to $5000 to support projects, programs, and publications that bring together and nurture critics of color — within and/or across artistic disciplines — through training, mentorship, and peer-to-peer networking and/or projects, programs and publications provide platforms to amplify the work of critics of color. Please note that INDIVIDUAL projects, including articles, book projects…Continue reading Southern Movement Media Fund
FREEDOM TO THRIVE PROGRAMS COORDINATOR Freedom to Thrive is hiring! At Freedom To Thrive, we are actively working to create a world where safety means investment in people & the planet and to end the punishment-based criminal and immigration systems. We understand that those who will join our team are from the very communities most…Continue reading Freedom to Thrive
Lead Membership and Base Building organizer Overview: Black Visions role of Lead Membership and Base Building Organizer will lead the development of Black Visions’ membership by designing and implementing systems, programs, and community engagement that expands our base and creates deeper connection between Black Visions and the broader Black community. By co-managing a team of…Continue reading Lead Membership and Base Building Organizer
EXECUTIVE COORDINATOR Overview: Black Visions is currently seeking an Executive Coordinator to lead the development of operational systems, ensure effectiveness, and directly support Co-Directors in being strategic leaders. We are looking for someone who is tech-savvy, experienced in supporting organizations, detail & process oriented, and able to make independent strategic decisions. This role will be…Continue reading Executive Coordinator
What’s on Your Nightstand? BOLDERS in the Media Black Girls Guide to Surviving Menopause – August 19 Episode The podcast is an intergenerational space for BIPOC women, especially those over 50. In this episode, our host, BOLDer connects with her inner 12 year old with the inner 12 year old of feminist writer,…Continue reading What’s On Your Nightstand?
statement from director Voting is one small part of what is necessary for all of us to do, I don’t need to say that to those who are reading this newsletter. Getting your membership and constituents to vote is the other part of what is necessary for us to all do. I don’t need to…Continue reading Voting Day Message from Denise
The Black Power At Our Base: The Formation of SNCC In a year that will be difficult to compare politically to any other in our recent memory, many of us are focused on mobilizing for the upcoming U.S. election. As we do, we also reflect on the past and the urgent need for greater impact…Continue reading The Black Power At Our Base