Empower children affected by HIV/AIDS and trans youth through educational camp programs
We empower refugees through culinary training, job placement assistance, and work experience at our restaurant in Brooklyn.
Children's Hospital Foundation improves the health of children through its support of research, education, and clinical care at the Oklahoma Health Center.
BRC offers a hand UP towards health & self-sufficiency to those reclaiming their lives from homelessness, mental illness, and addiction.
Person-to-Person provides individuals and families with assistance for basic needs to overcome daily challenges and access to resources to improve their lives. Our Vision: Educated, financially-stable, and hunger-free homes for all.
JOIN exists to support the efforts of individuals and families experiencing homelessness to transition into permanent housing. Our efforts are directed at individuals sleeping outside or in their car in the Portland Metro area. Our service provision is not dependent on age, gender, race, ethnicity, faith, culture, language, sexual identity, specific diagnosis, or identifiable issue.
LavaMaeX is a non-profit accelerator changing the way the world sees and serves our unhoused neighbors.
The Louisiana SPCA's mission is to promote, protect and advance the well-being of Louisiana's companion animals.
Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando educates, shelters, places, and heals pets and their families with compassionate, responsible care maintained to the highest professional standards.
DC Central Kitchen’s mission is to use food as a tool to strengthen bodies, empower minds, and build communities.
We distribute essential hygiene products to support and improve the health, self-esteem, and hygiene education of youth in Greater Boston.
We seek to drive hunger from our communities today and end hunger forever.
Founded in 1858, the Morris Animal Refuge is America's First Animal Shelter. We are committed to adoption, education, and high-quality care. Furry friends pictured above : Chucky- a bouncy bulldog mix pupper who spent 6 months at the refuge before finding his perfect home. Our donors allow for us to care for animals for however long it takes to find their perfect match KatKat - Currently still looking for her forever home, this beautiful green eyed kitty has been at the refuge since November. She's tested positive for FIV, but with a bit of TLC she can have many, many years if purrs and cuddling ahead of her. Donors help us care for animals regardless of condition. Baby - Adopted in September, this 1 year old Flemish giant rabbit was surrendered by her previous owner and was looking for a new home. She needed a special new person who would give her lots of space to hop and lots of love. Donors help is care for animals regardless of species!
City Harvest is New York City’s largest food rescue organization, helping to feed the nearly 1.2 million New Yorkers struggling to put meals on the table.
Putting young people first in Santa Fe through employment, education, leadership development, and wraparound community supports.
We provide care and a permanent home to the highest level of mental and physical disabilities in a family environment where our residents can live as normal of a life as possible for as long as they may live.
Pursuit trains adults with the most need and potential to get their first tech jobs, advance in their careers, and become the next generation of leaders in tech.
LEAP's mission is to empower underserved and first-generation-to-college students to succeed in education, career and life.
CHICAGO'S RACE AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE Our vision is a Chicago where all can thrive, free from the fear of gun violence. Strides for Peace believes we all have a stake in ending gun violence and that by working together, we can save lives. We are dedicated to increasing the collective impact of nonprofits working to stop gun violence and create a stronger Chicago. To that end, we work to empower existing community organizations, promote collaboration and elevate solution-driven dialogue of those on the front lines of ending gun violence. Strides for Peace created the Race Against Gun Violence (RAGV) to build a new platform to support community organizations and bring people together around the collective vision of a Chicago free from the fear of gun violence. The race is a 5K, 8K, kids race, and two-mile walk that convenes a diverse group of organizations and people who share the common vision of a Chicago where all can thrive.
Fresh Truck is on a mission to radically impact community health by getting fresh food to people that need it the most.
We aim to reduce youth violence by connecting proven-risk young people with new networks and opportunities, including meaningful career tracks in and beyond personal training. We use the gym to replace segregation, isolation, and systemic racism with economic mobility and social inclusion, disrupting the cycle that leads to urban street violence here in Boston.
Through mentoring, financial and career support, we give promising graduates of Boston public schools a 2nd chance at a college education.
We work to end hunger through community partnerships.
Career Wardrobe uses clothing to inspire change. From suits for work to everyday wear to affirm your identity, we are here to help.
"We are dedicated to the principle that decent shelter, sufficient food, affordable housing, and the chance to work for a living wage are fundamental rights in a civilized society."
Urban Pathways ensures that homeless and at-risk New Yorkers have the housing, services and support they need to be self-sufficient.
Jane Doe Inc. (JDI) is the one and only statewide membership coalition in Massachusetts devoted to working on issues of sexual and domestic violence through a gender equity and racial justice lens.
MassCOSH unites workers and activists to end dangerous work conditions and to organize for safe, fair paying jobs.
Our mission is to provide free legal assistance to as many low-income families as possible to help them secure some of the most basic necessities.
ARL is an unwavering champion for animals in need, committed to keeping them safe and healthy in habitats and homes.
The Natural Resources Council of Maine protects, restores, and conserves Maine's environment, now and for future generations.
School on Wheels provides academic tutoring to children living in shelters, motels, cars, group foster homes and on the streets in Southern California. We provide students without homes stability in a time of stress and transition and help them achieve educational success so that they may break the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
We are a 10-12 year program that coaches San Francisco students to become the first in their families to graduate from college ready to pursue careers that are meaningful to them!
Built in 2003 to cultivate new art and artists, Boston Court Pasadena seeks out and presents new plays, new musical artists, and creates new innovations in artistic work for the L.A. area in their state-of-the-art, intimate facility.
We empower limited means K-12 youth and their families to overcome individual challenges in order to achieve healthier and more fulfilling lives. Through out-of-school programming, and using a long-term, relationally-based and holistic approach to development, we work to enrich the mind, body and spirit. We assist with academic needs, teach social and emotional learning skills, provide other life skills and introduce youth to experiences they might not otherwise enjoy. Our youth come from families that struggle to help their children achieve their potential because they are burdened with their own issues. Our work with families provides support to mitigate situations impacting our students, such as hunger, homelessness, inadequate transportation, financial instability and other Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).
Providing the best care for older adults and their families, at home and at our facilities regardless of race, religion or financial ability.
Doc Wayne was founded in 2002 by Susan Wayne, the former President of Justice Resource Institute, in memory of her brother Eli (Doc), and his belief in using sport as a medium for positive youth development. In 2010, Doc Wayne became an independent non-profit organization. Our mission is to fuse sport and therapy to heal and strengthen at-risk youth. Over time, as individuals and in teams, they learn to heal together, grow together, and win together.
Our Commitment is to continue the compassion of Britney Gengel by serving the children of Haiti and sustaining a safe, nurturing home rooted in the virtues of Faith, Hope and Love while developing a sense of social responsibility, community involvement, and unconditional love. Our mission is to raise the next generation of leaders in Haiti!
Transforming elementary school science education for everyone by teaching students, training teachers, and engagin the scientific community.
A Kids Place Of Tampa Bay falls under the Family Services category: A Kid’s Place has five homes on an expansive tree-lined campus that provide a safe, home-like environment in a neighborhood setting. Our residential program services children from birth to age 18, who have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect, or abandonment. We provide a variety of services which meet the social, educational, medical, and psychological needs of each child. Our primary focus is to keep sibling groups together in a safe, stable, and nurturing environment until a more permanent placement can be provided.
Razia’s Ray of Hope Foundation provides girls young and women in Afghanistan with free, award-winning K-12 schooling and post-secondary programs. Our model of transformative, community-based education incubates strong leaders, builds career pathways, and creates peaceful cultural change within an educational cycle that impacts present and future generations. Founder and president Razia Jan, humanitarian and CNN Top 10 Hero, has worked for decades to build connections between Afghans and Americans while improving the lives of girls and young women in Afghanistan through education and opportunity.
St. Francis House rebuilds lives by providing refuge and pathways to stability for adults experiencing homelessness and poverty every day.
Jimmy Miller Memorial Foundation falls under the Environmental Education category: Organizations such as nature centers that provide informal classes which acquaint participants with particular aspects of their environment and increase their understanding of and appreciation for ecological balance. The purpose of JMMF Ocean Therapy is to increase perceived self-efficacy in individuals with physical and developmental disabilities through engagement in physical activity in the ocean, specifically, the activity of surfing.
The mission of the Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is to ensure that the legal system is accessible to those who, because of special needs or the overwhelming burden of poverty, would not otherwise have their rights protected or their voices heard. Since 1990, the VLP has harnessed the powerful pro bono commitment of the private bar to provide critical civil legal services and equal access to the justice system to thousands of Brooklyn residents. As an essential legal lifeline, the VLP remains uniquely responsive to the evolving legal needs of Brooklyn's overlooked and underserved communities.
The Children’s Trust is on a mission to stop child abuse in Massachusetts. We give parents the tools and resources to build self-confidence and gain lifelong skills to ensure children grow up safe and healthy.
Boston CASA recruits, trains and supervises volunteer advocates for kids in cases of abuse and neglect.
The Cahoon Museum of American Art is Cape Cod’s most unique art museum, bringing historic and contemporary art to life in innovative ways. Housed in an authentic 1782 homestead with a modern gallery addition, the Museum preserves, exhibits, and interprets an outstanding collection of American art that spans from the 1800s through contemporary art. The museum has an extensive gift shop, an exhibition study area, and offers art exhibitions, docent tours, educational programs, and special events throughout the year. The Museum provides unique opportunities to experience and appreciate New England’s cultural heritage for the residents and visitors of Cape Cod. Founded in 1984 , Cahoon Museum of American Art is a nonprofit art museum with the mission to celebrate American art in ways that expand knowledge, enrich the spirit, and engage the heart.
Empowering underserved women in Latin America to realize their full potential by providing financial, health and education services.
Louis D. Brown Peace Institute is a center of healing, teaching, and learning for families and communities impacted by murder, trauma, grief and loss.
The Playtime Project aims to cultivate resilience in children experiencing family homelessness by providing and expanding access to transformative play experiences.