Race must never be a barrier to opportunity.

Race must never be a barrier to opportunity.

Celebrating 30 Years of a Building a Just Economy. Learn more

About Us

Shaping an Abundant Future

Community drives every aspect of our work.

The Greenlining Institute works towards a future where communities of color can build wealth, live in healthy places filled with economic opportunity, and are ready to meet the challenges posed by climate change.

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A National Summit on Racial Equity

October 19-20, 2023 • Oakland, CA

To celebrate Greenlining’s 30th anniversary, we have a bold, new look. Introducing: The Just Future Summit! That’s right we’re bringing our in-person annual summit back to Oakland! We hope you’ll join us to celebrate our collective commitment to racial equity.

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Our Work

Working Towards a Future Not Yet Realized

The Greenlining Institute, founded in 1993, was created to fight the lasting legacy of redlining, the illegal and systematic practice of excluding communities of color based on their race. We’re creating a future of abundance by shaping a more just, inclusive economy.Learn More

Leadership Academy

Training the Next Generation of Racial Equity Leaders

Our Leadership Academy builds up emerging leaders to bring lasting, transformative change for communities of color.

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