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Black Maternal Mortality Rates in the US

Black Maternal Mortality Rates in the US

THE RATE OF MATERNAL MORTALITY IN THE U.S. IS CLIMBING Measured in number of deaths per 100,000 live births 1987 - 7.2 deaths per 100,000 2019 - 17.4 deaths per 100,000 THE RATE IS MARKEDLY HIGHER AMONG BLACK WOMEN 42.8 deaths per 100,000 White women: 13 deaths per 100,000   “We cannot address the black maternal health crisis facing this country until we address racial disparities in healthcare. Black mothers across the country are facing a health crisis that is driven in part by implicit bias in our health care system. We must take action to address this issue, and we...

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Together, We Can Do So Much!

Together, We Can Do So Much!

We are thrilled to have been part of a collective effort, via @_stillwerise, to raise $144K for the following organizations:   Equal Justice Initiative @eji_org M4BL @mvmnt4blklives The Bail Project @bailproject Black Lives Matter @blklivesmatter   Many thanks to Still We Rise for organizing, to the other shops who donated, and to all who bid. Together, we can do so much!

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It Gets Better Project | A Donation

It Gets Better Project | A Donation

In honor of Pride Month, we've made a donation to the It Gets Better project, a nonprofit organization with a mission to uplift, empower, and connect lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer youth around the globe. Growing up isn’t easy, especially when you are trying to affirm and assert your sexual orientation and/or gender identity. It can be a challenging and isolating process – but, the good news is, no one has to do it alone. Thank you to all who ordered in June to make this donation possible.

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Still We Rise | Auction

Still We Rise | Auction

We are taking part in another auction over on @_stillwerise and it ends tomorrow. We're auctioning off a $100 shop credit to the top three bidders. Go bid! Auction Date: June 20-29th  Benefitting:  Equal Justice Initiative @eji_org M4BL @mvmnt4blklives The Bail Project @bailproject Black Lives Matter @blklivesmatter Together, let's be part of the solution. Artwork is by Justina Blakeny - @justinablakeney  

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