Empower children affected by HIV/AIDS and trans youth through educational camp programs
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!
Reach Out Morongo Basin provides assistance to those senior and disabled community members who need it.
Monday Night Car Shows is a recognized 501(c)(3) non-for-profit organization comprised of local businessmen and citizens dedicated to the Classic Car Hobby and the Community at large. Our mission is to advance the Classic Car Hobby through community awareness, camaraderie, and providing scholarships and job opportunities to high school seniors looking to pursue a career in the Automotive Industy.
Putting young people first in Santa Fe through employment, education, leadership development, and wraparound community supports.
To build self-worth, build confidence and increase reading proficiency in all children by offering an innovative approach to learning.
We empower refugees through culinary training, job placement assistance, and work experience at our restaurant in Brooklyn.
Our goal is to end the cycle of low literacy by helping families in high-need communities across Massachusetts develop high impact home reading routines that lay the groundwork for a lifetime of learning and success, in school and beyond. Through book access and parent/caregiver education, we empower parents/caregivers to be their child's first teachers.
The Louisiana SPCA's mission is to promote, protect and advance the well-being of Louisiana's companion animals.
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.
DC Central Kitchen’s mission is to use food as a tool to strengthen bodies, empower minds, and build communities.
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.
Lori's Hands pairs undergraduate students with individuals living with chronic illness in meaningful, helping relationships.
We distribute essential hygiene products to support and improve the health, self-esteem, and hygiene education of youth in Greater Boston.
Canine Therapy Corps is a Chicago non-profit that provides interactive, animal-assisted therapy programs to a variety of populations.
Our mission is to end homelessness in the lives of individuals by providing housing and comprehensive supportive services.
Think Dignity's mission is to inspire, empower, and organize our community to advance basic dignity for those living on the streets.
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.
Waypoint Adventure uses quality experiential and adventure-based programs to transform the lives of individuals with disabilities. We live in a world where the word ‘disabled’ is perceived to be synonymous with ‘incapable’. Waypoint Adventure works to combat that perception. Waypoint breaks down barriers and opens up the world of possibilities for its participants.
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Through mentoring, financial and career support, we give promising graduates of Boston public schools a 2nd chance at a college education.
Children Across America falls under the Children & Youth Services category: Organizations that provide a wide variety of informational, social and supportive services for children and youth including runaways and other troubled youth.
Louis D. Brown Peace Institute is a center of healing, teaching, and learning for families and communities impacted by murder, trauma, grief and loss.
Transforming elementary school science education for everyone by teaching students, training teachers, and engagin the scientific community.
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 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!
Critical home repairs for low-income residents, veterans, seniors, those with physical or developmental disabilities and other non profits.
St. Francis House rebuilds lives by providing refuge and pathways to stability for adults experiencing homelessness and poverty every day.
HomeCare Options is a not-for-profit home healthcare agency whose mission is to assist individuals and families in maintaining a healthy, stable home environment by providing professionally supervised home healthcare and social services to support the individual or family and to ensure quality of life.
GROW North Texas connects North Texans to food, farms, and community to create a sustainable, secure regional food system that enriches the land, encourages economic opportunity through food and agriculture, and provides equitable access to healthy, nutritious food for all residents.
Friends Of Osd was created in 2006 to enhance the education of students at Oregon School for the Deaf. We have helped to purchase: a computer-controlled router, a TV recording studio, and equipment, trips to the Shakespearean festival, special needs equipment, a literacy program, a greenhouse program, family learning, academic bowl competition, summer camperships and much, much more.
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.
Science Club for Girls provides free, mentor-based STEM programming for girls in grades K-12 from underrepresented communities.
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.
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.
BRC offers a hand UP towards health & self-sufficiency to those reclaiming their lives from homelessness, mental illness, and addiction.
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.
VISION With the vision to open the door of Judaism to all Jewish students and faculty on the Harvard campus, we have established the Chabad House, a place where Jews of all backgrounds and degrees of observance can enjoy exploring their Jewish heritage in a warm, welcoming, and non-judgmental environment. Inspired by the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s love and care for every single Jew, Harvard Chabad is committed to creating a home for every Jew on campus. PHILOSOPHY It’s our core belief that every individual Jew has an indispensable contribution to make to the totality of the Jewish people. Predicated on the Mitzvah of “Ahavat Yisrael – love of a fellow Jew,” Chabad seeks to engage fellow Jews at their own pace and comfort level through innovative educational programs in all areas of Jewish life. PROGRAMS Among our programs, we host weekly Shabbat dinners that provide Jewish students an elegant setting in which to meet new friends from every niche of the Harvard campus, experience the beauty
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.
Right to Play protects, educates, and empowers children to rise above adversity using the power of play.
Waterkeeper Alliance strengthens and grows a global network of grassroots leaders protecting everyone’s right to clean water.
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