Mapping
Black
California

MBC, a Black Voice News project, equips the state’s population with data-driven knowledge on all things Black and data in California to eliminate regional and local systemic inequities.

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BLO Directory

BLO Directory

California’s Only ComprehensiveStatewide Database of Black-Led Organizations.An intersectional digital resource ...
Food Deserts

Food Deserts

So-called food deserts exist throughout San Bernardino County and are characterized not only by the lack of affordable grocery stores within a 1 mile radius, but they are also marked by other socioeconomic factors such as poverty, racist infrastructure, unaffordable housing, lack of transportation access and low-income.

MBC Consulting

Los Angeles Ethnic Media Ecosystem

Los Angeles Ethnic Media Ecosystem

MBC designed and developed a data visualization of news ecosystems in Los Angeles County as a means to identify reach and gaps in information dissemination to socioeconomically and racially diverse Los Angeles County residents.
SoCalGas

SoCalGas

Mapping Black California developed a map visualizing Black Led Organization (BLO) giving patterns in Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) territories from 2019 - 2020.
Hard-To-Count

Hard-To-Count

A collaborative effort with Black media to statewide working collective on Census 2020 reporting and community engagement for a complete count.

Black-Led Organization Directory

California’s only statewide comprehensive list of Black-Led Organizations (BLO). Navigate our searchable database by county or main category to find BLO addresses, contact info, websites, and mission statements.

Our Team

Founded, led, and operated by Black women. We are a team of storytellers with diverse backgrounds ranging from literary theory to theatre identifying inventive avenues for data visualization in journalism, strategic media consulting, and beyond.

Dr. Paulette
Brown-Hinds

Founder

Candice
Mays

Project Director

Alex
Reed

Project Manager

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