BLM Recommendations

We at The Lisa Ekus Group believe that Black Lives Matter and look to our industry for books, resources, and voices to support and help educate us and those around us. A powerful ally is an informed one.

Below are book recommendations from our community bookstores for ani-racist reading for youth and adults:


Here are a few organizations to considering supporting with a donation:

  • This Google Document outlines bail funds and legal help, organized by city, and this link leads you to more bail funds to aid protestors.
  • Donations can be made to individual victims’ families here.
  • The National Police Accountability Project promotes the accountability of law enforcement officers and their employers for violations of the Constitution and the laws of the US.
  • Campaign Zero is a comprehensive platform of research-based policy solutions to end police brutality in America.
  • The Conscious Kid is an education, research and policy organization dedicated to reducing bias and promoting positive identity development in youth