Human beings are suffering from injustices every day. Many social injustices are intertwined and root causes of slavery. The following is a small selection of resources that can help you understand the realities around us and how we can effectively respond to them in order to make the world a better place.

AIDS/HIV
Grand Rapids Red Project – improving health, preventing HIV, and reducing risk

Clean Water
20 Liters – making an impact to bring clean water to people in Masaka, Rwanda

Poverty and Hunger
Access of West Michigan – eliminating hunger and reducing the impact of poverty in Kent County
ONE – fighting extreme poverty and preventable disease
Global Rich List – learn where you fall on the economic spectrum

Books
A Framework for Understanding Poverty – by Ruby K. Payne
What Can I Do?: Making a Global Difference Right Where You Are – by David Livermore

Films
Crash – subject: racism
Hotel Rwanda – subject: genocide in Rwanda
For resources specific to modern slavery go to the resource page.