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Bronzeville Kenwood Mutual Aid

We are a group of Bronzeville and Kenwood neighbors using mutual aid and exchange principles to build stronger communities in Chicago and beyond.

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Support the following initiatives from Bronzeville Kenwood Mutual Aid.

Project
To support food sovereignty on the Southside

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To support the Space Share Lab, a space where healers, artists, activists, teachers, dreamers, et...

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Bronzeville Kenwood Mutual Aid is all of us

Our contributors 250

Thank you for supporting Bronzeville Kenwood Mutual Aid.

Bronzeville K...

Admin

$1,500 USD

Sophie Bauers...

Core Contributor

$1,180 USD

Cosmos Ray

Admin
Love, liberation and joy for all people in all ...

DFL

Core Contributor

Project Fierc...

$54,900 USD

Chicago Beyond

$41,000 USD

Margot Pritzker

$20,000 USD

Incognito

$11,000 USD

Bronzeville K...

$2,300 USD

From Meredith at Logan Square MA! Solidarity no...

Brian Lampert

Baby Supplies

$1,950 USD

Zoe Fox

$1,900 USD

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

BKMA storage rent

Category
Rent & Lease
from Emily A to Bronzeville Kenwood Mutual Aid
-$389.85 USD
Paid
Reimbursement #200135
Contribution #746610
+$25.00USD
Completed
Contribution #340148
$
Today’s balance

$39,746.20 USD

Total raised

$173,736.92 USD

Total disbursed

$133,990.72 USD

Estimated annual budget

$3,019.39 USD

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News from Bronzeville Kenwood Mutual Aid

Updates on our activities and progress.

New Car

Beautiful People, Thanks to your contributions we were able to help one of our neighbors buy a car!!!!! This is a amazing as it gives them more agency to do what the need and want to do with their family. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!!...
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Published on April 6, 2021 by Cosmos Ray

About


Bronzeville/Kenwood Mutual Aid (BKMA) is a grassroots group of neighbors, friends, and families who use mutual aid and exchange principles to address, heal and acknowledge our communities’ strengths, gifts, and needs.  BKMA is based in the Bronzeville and Kenwood neighborhoods of Chicago. We formed as a community mutual aid spoke in the greater Chicago Mutual Aid wheel in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The effects of COVID-19 have not only hit our communities as a public health crisis, but also as a socioeconomic crisis. We work in our communities to identify our allies and embolden community coalitions and initiatives. This includes everything from working on issues of food justice and resilience, to providing supplies for new mothers, personal protective equipment (PPE), assistance with transportation and translation services to assisting people who need help with filling out applications. As a grassroots organization, we are 100% self-funded and volunteer-based. 100% of all donations made to BKMA will be used to directly further our community initiatives and mutual aid practices. 

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Sophie Bauers...

Core Contributor

Cosmos Ray

Admin
Love, liberation and joy for all people in all ...

DFL

Core Contributor
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