Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion, Equity A Black Disney Creators Resource Page

Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion, Equity A Black Disney Creators Resource Page

We stand against racism. We stand for inclusion. We stand with people of color everywhere. With fellow creators, storytellers, and magic makers. We must stand up and speak out. And make an effort to consciously make changes. We have compiled a list of resources featuring Black Disney Creators and Black-Owned Companies to Support. We’ve also included some Anti-Racism Education Resources to help move humanity forward and into a better place. 

“I don’t want your love and light if it doesn’t come with solidarity and action.” Rachel Elizabeth Cargle

Here we are sharing fellow Disney-Inspired creators, designers, and business owners. Amazing men and women working with a little faith, trust, and pixie dust. We are so grateful to share these fellow Disney fans and their work here. Hopefully, you are as excited to share in their journey as we are.

SUPPORT BLACK DISNEY CREATORS

This is our lineup of Disney Creators focused on bringing more magic into every day. Loving Disney and sharing it with others. We share much Love and Gratitude for all the creators here. Check them out on Instagram. 

SUPPORT BLACK DISNEY DESIGNERS, BLOGGERS & SHOP OWNERS

Black Disney Creators here share illustration, photography, blogs, shops, products and more. Read and Follow to meet these fellow Disney fans.

SUPPORT BLACK OWNED BUSINESSES

There are many black owned businesses to support when one looks for them, so we will only share a few resources here. 

SUPPORT BLACK LIVES MATTERS SAFELY ONLINE

If you’re looking for ways to support Black Lives Matter online, then it’s important to stay safe, and put certain safeguards in place to protect your identity. Be sure to check out this Guide to Safely Support Black Lives Matter Online. 

SUPPORT BLACK MENTAL HEALTH

“Racism is a public health crisis.” Learn more about the Mental Health Issues Facing the Black Community.

Find support at Black Men Matter – Examining Mental Health Issues Among Black Men – A Guide To Freedom. This guide covers a variety of resources among the following topics. 

  • From The Origins Of Brutality, Captivity, And Barbarism
  • Rates Of Mental Illness Among Black And African American Men
  • Mental Health Treatment Barriers Facing Black And African American Men
  • Mental Health Resources For Black And African American Men

SUPPORT BLACK FINANCIAL LITERACY

Learn more about closing the wealth gap with Financial Literacy resources here: annuity.org/financial-literacy/black-community/

SUPPORT BLACK EDUCATION AND SCHOLARSHIPS

Education Loan Finance is to help minority students interested in finding free money to help them earn a degree in science, technology, engineering, or math, we recently published a free guide highlighting a list of organizations that offer scholarships for Black students in STEM. https://www.elfi.com/scholarships-for-black-and-african-american-stem-majors/

There are also guides on general scholarships for black/African American students to help minimize as many out-of-pocket costs as possible. https://www.elfi.com/scholarships-for-black-african-american-students/

BLACK OWNED RESTAURANTS NEAR WALT DISNEY WORLD

When out and about in Orlando, Florida make an effort to seek out the restaurants below. All bursting with excellent cuisine, cultural flavors and baked goods.

BLACK OWNED RESTAURANTS NEAR DISNEYLAND

If you’re hanging out in the O.C. make a stop at one of these black-owned restaurants near Disneyland in Orange County.

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SUPPORT COMPANIES THAT SUPPORT BLACK LIVES MATTER

Many companies are issuing statements and following up with monetary and meaningful action. Here are just a few companies that have issued statements supporting the black lives matter campaign.

 

Hopefully, you have found this list helpful. Thank You for Reading. 

 

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