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In Honor of Juneteenth Consider a Donation to a Top-Rated Black American or Civil Rights & Social Justice charity

   Jun 16, 2023

Juneteenth (the abbreviation for “June Nineteenth”) commemorates the day when federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas in 1865 to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed. The troops arrived two and a half years after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth honors the end of slavery in the United States and is regarded as the longest running African American holiday.

Juneteenth 2023 is a great day to honor a Top-Rated CharityWatch Black American or Civil Rights & Social Justice charity with a donation.  

Some featured Top-Rated charities from these categories include:

Fortune Society works to support successful re-entry from prison & to promote alternatives to incarceration, thus strengthening the fabric of our communities.

Freedom From Religion Foundation works to keep church and state separate and to educate the public about nontheism.

Interfaith Alliance Foundation works to advance an inclusive vision of religious freedom, rooted in the Constitution and affirming of people of all religious traditions and the nonreligious.

ATTENTION: The charities listed in this alert were Top-Rated by CharityWatch at the time of its publication. CharityWatch updates our ratings throughout the year. To see if a particular charity is currently Top-Rated, please click on its name, below.

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