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Black Lives Matter Pledges: Where are we now?

According to our BLM Tracker, American corporations have pledged $60 billion in memory of George Floyd, mainly to support Black businesses and communities. One year later, we can only identify roughly $250 million in actual dollars spent.  Also see: BLACK LIVES MATTER: CORPORATE AMERICA HAS PLEDGED $1.678 BILLION SO FAR. June 10, 2020. Valuable Changemaking for Remote Washington Semester Program Interns. Six Companies Account for 70% of Corporate Black Lives Matter Pledges. $50 Billion And A Year Later The World Still Searches For Accountability After George Floyd’s Death. American companies pledged $50 billion to Black communities. Most of it hasn’t mater