Quartz reports that three Muslim nonprofit groups are raising money to help rebuild black churches that have burned down in different Southern states since nine were killed in a church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina last month.
The Arab-American Association of New York, Muslim ARC, and Ummah Wide launched an online campaign called Respond With Love on July 2, and they have already exceeded their initial fundraising goal of $20,000. The campaign is now trying to raise $30,000, and are currently just a few thousand dollars away from meeting that goal.
Respond With Love's website calls for solidarity and understanding for the black community in America, saying that "all houses of worship are sacred."
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