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Collective Diaspora

We are a membership based organization of Black cooperatives and Black-led cooperative support organizations building regenerative economies grounded in racial and gender equity across the African diaspora.


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Financial Contributions

Recurring contribution
Grow the Movement

Monthly contributions allow us to plan for the future. Lay the groundwork for tomorrow with a reliable monthly contribution of your choice.

Starts at$5 USD / month

One-time contribution
In Memory of Harriet Tubman

Legendary abolitionist and conductor of the Underground Railroad, who helped over 820 people escape slavery in the United States.

$25 USD

One-time contribution
In Memory of Zumbi dos Palmares

Leader of Quilombo dos Palmares, the most famous of Brazil's Quilombos - legendary free settlements of Africans that escaped slavery and lived coll... Read more

$50 USD

One-time contribution
In Memory of Dutty Boukman & Cecile Caiman

Priest & Priestess of Vodoun who led the famous Bois Caïman ceremony that marked the start of the Haitian Revolution, the end of slavery in Haiti, ... Read more

$100 USD

One-time contribution
For the ancestors

Make your own one-time donation to help fulfill the dreams of those that came before us.

Starts at$10 USD

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Top financial contributors


Echoing Green

$56,000 USD since Jul 2022

New Economy Coalition Inc.

$5,800 USD since Jan 2023


$5,000 USD since Jan 2022



$72 USD since Nov 2022

Collective Diaspora is all of us

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Thank you for supporting Collective Diaspora.

Echoing Green

$56,000 USD


$5,000 USD


for the ancestors

$72 USD


Transparent and open finances.

Today’s balance

$37,309.14 USD

Total raised

$61,672.01 USD

Total disbursed

$24,362.87 USD

Estimated annual budget

$61,869.61 USD


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News from Collective Diaspora

Updates on our activities and progress.

A Collective Diaspora Recap of 2022 (Our First Year!)

In this critical first year of ours, the Collective Diaspora Steering Committee developed four key goals to guide our work throughout the year. Our four goals were to: Quantify the Black cooperative ecosystem, Deepen relationships within th...
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Published on January 2, 2023 by Omar Freilla

Launch of the Black Co-ops for Change Series w/ The Cross Atlantic Chocolate Collective

We launched a series of Zoom calls to profile Black cooperatives making an impact in their communities and industries under the name "Black Co-ops for Change". We held our first session this month, profiling the incredible work of our membe...
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Published on November 26, 2022 by Omar Freilla

Building & Sharing / Comstruyendo y Compartiendo / Construção e Compartilhamento

(Español Abajo / Português Abaixo) In the 2 weeks since our last update, our 5 work teams (Education & Outreach, Membership Development, Organizational Structure, Finances & Fundraising, and Technology) are busy drafting workplans f...
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Published on September 16, 2022 by Omar Freilla