There are already so many groups in MTL that are doing important work that aims to fight for Black lives, liberty and to dismantle white supremacy. Check some of these out to get involved, reach out to or support.
Community Organizations in MTL
Defund the SPVM:
A coalition of folks that are advocating to defund the SPVM and to reallocate those funds to the community.
Their goal is to generate spaces for dialogue and mobilizing initiatives to eliminate systemic inequalities and develop supportive, inclusive, safe and dynamic communities.
Shanice Nicole Speaks
Shanice Nicole, local MTL activist, educator, and writer. She shares an array of resources and donation links to people who want to help. From her page : If you can give, please do. If you can share, please do. As usual all money goes to local Black and/or Indigenous community members.
Taking What We Need
An informal community group dedicated to helping low income transwomen get what they need through discretionary funding.
Black Community Resource Centre (BCRC)
Black Theatre Workshop
West Island Black Community Association / Association de la Communauté Noir de l’Ouest de l’Île
La Maison d’Haïti
Solidarité sans frontières / Solidarity Across Borders / Solidaridad sin fronteras
AGIR works to protect and defend the legal, social and economic rights of migrants (asylum seekers, refugees, immigrants, and those with undetermined status) from LGBTQ communities.
The Black Coalition of Quebec / La Ligue des Noirs du Québec
The Black Academic Scholarship Fund