+Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

The Challenge

After the untimely death of George Floyd and many others, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation wanted to create a vehicle that aligned its mission with social justice. The National Racial Equality Initiative (NREI) was launched.

Our Work

  • Created a mission driving social justice initiative.
  • Created a social justice strategy.
  • Created a repository of research, data and public policy related to social justice reform


  • Raised $9M in the first year
  • 7 John Lewis Fellows were placed on Capitol Hill
  • $450K in social justice scholarships were awarded