Black Lives Matter -
our commitment to help end systemic racism
Here's what we have done:
Petitioned for the U of G Mandatory Anti Oppression Course
Volunteered regular hours for Guelph Black Heritage Society
Pledged 15% shelf space at LemonTree + Co. will be reserved for black owned businesses and makers
Here's what we will continue to do:
Educate ourselves - the following list of books will be available in our shop shelves for anyone to borrow
White Fragility, Robin Diangelo
Me and White Supremacy, Layla F. Saad
Too White, Kelly Norris
We Were Eight Years In Power, Ta-Nehisi
I Can’t Breathe, Matt Taibbi
Self Portrait in Black and White, Thomas Chatterton Williams
The Skin We’re In, Desmond Cole
Well-Read Black Girl, Glory Edim
Keep a logo in our window in support of the ongoing fight to end systemic racism.
Amplify black voices through our social media content.
Continue to promote and seek out local black businesses to support and share.