Adafruit and Bartlebeats Join Bandcamp In Donating Profits To NAACP LDF For Juneteenth

Adafruit and Bartlebeats are joining Bandcamp today in donating all Bandcamp proceeds to the NAACP LDF.

…this coming Juneteenth (June 19, from midnight to midnight PDT) and every Juneteenth hereafter, for any purchase you make on Bandcamp, we will be donating 100% of our share of sales to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, a national organization that has a long history of effectively enacting racial justice and change through litigation, advocacy, and public education.

‘Frequency’ is pay-what-you-want for Juneteenth and we’re delighted to join in this cause by donating 100% of the proceeds to the NAACP LDF.

Additionally, 100% of all other digital revenue (such as Spotify and Apple Music) for the ‘Frequency’ album is being donated to Color Of Change.

Bartlebeats is certainly not alone in donating money to excellent causes today. You can find a big list of artists and record labels doing the same here. Plus, here’s a few wonderful artists we’ve featured on the blog in the past who are also donating money today.

Pom Pom Squad:

Cassette Spence:

SuperKnova:


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