As board members, we are raising funds to help Border Crossers continue its much-needed programming over the coming year to ensure that NYC teachers and school communities are equipped to address issues of social justice, race, class, culture, and equity.
All donations greater than $30 receive an invitation to our upcoming Border Crossers' Winter Bash on Dec. 11 at the Copacabana! Help us raise $10,000 in 4 weeks and check out our great work at www.bordercrossers.org!
WHAT IS BORDER CROSSERS?
Border Crossers is a grassroots education equity nonprofit whose unique program is designed to encourage educators in explorations of race, class and cultural differences with elementary students. We believe that only wheneducators are prepared to have equity-centered conversations about diversity, will students be able to grow into global citizens, capabable of understanding and interrupting patterns of injustice in their own lives.
WHERE DOES YOUR DONATION GO?
With your support, this year Border Crossers will:
- Train 400 educators in why and how to talk about race with young students.
- Lead five schools in institutional racial justice organizing.
- Develop new curriculum.
- Organize a new Border Crossers Membership that offers more resources, support and training to BC educators.
WHY DONATE NOW?
As a grassroots organization, Border Crossers relies on the donations of individuals like you to fuel our work. Don't let our size fool you -- we pack a big punch. We have a small budget with almost zero overhead, so you donation goes directly to making change in schools. Our program is experiencing record growth -- working in more schools and with more teachers -- your contribution make it's largest impact yet!
Join us in creating equitable outcomes for all students.