A Force for Healing & Advocacy

Woman wearing a hijab listens intently to a person speaking to hear

We Are 200+ BIPOC-led Nonprofits Uniting Statewide

As Black, Indigenous, and People of Color nonprofit executive directors across Washington state, we are joining in solidarity to promote wellness and restore resources in our communities. Through healing and advocacy, our multicultural, cross-sector collaborative works to nourish our collective well-being and generate shared abundance. Together, with you, we will recreate the fabric of society.

New Program: Sabbaticals for BIPOC EDs

We are excited to announce our BIPOC Leaders Sabbatical Program is launched. Sabbaticals are not only critical for individual wellness, they are foundational to organizational and societal health.

How We Make Change

A large group of people stand in a circle with eyes close, all holding a string.

An Affirming Space for BIPOC Leaders

As Black, Indigenous, and People of Color, we are holding the communal weight of systems of oppression on our people and our ancestors. In coming together, we validate each other in authentic ways — fortifying ourselves and our organizations.

Join us in healing

A number of hands hold a string running between them

Calling In Philanthropy and Other Allies

It‘s no secret philanthropy has been based on a decidedly unfair power dynamic. At the BIPOC ED Coalition, we are calling in philanthropic partners and other allies to reimagine your roles and commit to working with BIPOC-led organizations in more powerful ways.

Be part of equitable change

“We are closest to the problems and are therefore closest to the solutions..”

Joseph Seia, Pacific Islander Community Association of Washington

Latest News

  • New Poll Shows Strong Support for Bold Philanthropic Reform
    A new national survey conducted by Ipsos and the Charity Reform Initiative at the Institute for Policy Studies has revealed that Americans across the political spectrum support bold charity reforms that align with the goals of our Equitable Funder Pledge.

Upcoming Events

  • Indigenous Herbal Medicine: Honoring the SacredOctober 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    Join the BIPOC ED Coalition for a virtual session with Jeri Moomaw, founder and executive director of Innovations Human Trafficking Collaborative, and Susan Balbas, co-founder and executive director of Na’ah Illahee…