If you are moved by this film, here are some ways you can contribute. Either to Lucy Laney or to other non-profit organizations that support youth and their families in communities like North Minneapolis.
AchieveMpls is the strategic non-profit partner of Minneapolis Public Schools and accepts contributions on their behalf. Your gift can be directed to a specific MPS school, or the Love Them First fund which will allow schools and teachers to fund things like supplies, field trips, and enrichment opportunities.
Genesys Works Twin Cities
Create brighter futures for deserving youth. Genesys Works Twin Cities provides pathways to career success for Minnesota high school students in underserved communities through skills training, meaningful work experience and impactful relationships.
Kids In Need Foundation
This is a national organization that works to change lives though school supplies. The Kids In Need Foundation ensures every child is prepared to learn and succeed in the classroom by providing free school supplies to students most in need.