Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab at M.I.T.

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) serves as a focal point for development and poverty research based on randomized trials. The objective is to improve the effectiveness of poverty programs by providing...

Adolescent Health Champions

Adolescent Health Champions 

Adolescent Health Champions was founded in 2017 to address the critical intersection of gender, adolescent health, and education. We started AHC after seeing that, despite India having the most adolescents globally, there was a dearth of quality programs and...



AfricAid supports girls’ education in Africa in order to provide girls with the opportunity to transform their own lives and the futures of their communities. It mentors secondary school girls in Tanzania to transform their lives and communities.

American Heart Association

Funding Area: Health
The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

Amnesty International

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Amnesty International (AI) is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights.

AI’s vision is of a world in which every person enjoys all of the...

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Andando works to alleviate poverty through community development in rural Senegal. By focusing on the growth of the whole village - water, health, education, agriculture, literacy, and small business - and developing long-term partnerships, we strive to create thriving...

Aspire Indiana

Aspire Indiana Inc. 

Aspire Indiana is a Community Mental Health Center (CMHC) founded in 1966 in response to the community need for more comprehensive mental health services. Aspire provides behavioral health services that also address the social determinants of health, including employment...

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Bainbridge Youth Services

Bainbridge Youth Services (BYS) is a 62 year old nonprofit dedicated to promoting the social and emotional well-being of adolescents in Kitsap County, WA through counseling and diverse outreach programs and services.

Brandeis University

Funding Area: Education
Brandeis University is a community of scholars and students united by their commitment to the pursuit of knowledge and its transmission from generation to generation. As a research university, Brandeis is dedicated to the advancement...

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Bridge the Gap College Prep

Founded in 1995, Bridge the Gap College Prep (BTGCP) has grown from a small volunteer literacy program to a robust, multi-program organization serving approximately 250 Marin City youth annually, including summer programming.

Carbon Disclosure Project

Funding Area: Environment
The Carbon Disclosure Project launched in 2000 to accelerate solutions to climate change by putting relevant information at the heart of business, policy and investment decisions. They further this mission by harnessing the collective power of...

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Charleston Legal Access

Charleston Legal Access is South Carolina’s first and only nonprofit, sliding-scale law firm. We provide sliding-scale legal services at a price that those of moderate means can afford.

CHF International

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
CHF International's mission is to be a catalyst for long-lasting positive change in low- and moderate-income communities around the world, helping them to improve their social, economic and environmental conditions.

City Blossoms

City Blossoms is a grassroots nonprofit that was founded to make safe, healthy, green space accessible to all Washington, DC residents, regardless of income.

Coastside Land Trust

Coastside Land Trust

The Coastside Land Trust is dedicated to the preservation, protection and enhancement of the open space environment, including the natural, scenic, recreational, cultural, historical, and agricultural resources of Half Moon Bay and the San Mateo county coast.

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Cooperative for Education

The Cooperative for Education (CoEd) works to break the cycle of poverty in Guatemala through education. CoEd provides educational resources and opportunities to indigenous Mayan schoolchildren in Guatemala’s Central and Western Highlands. CoEd strives to address the root causes...

Davis Community Meals

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
The mission of Davis Community Meals is to provide low-income and homeless individuals and families with housing, food and human services to help them rebuild their lives.

Davis Community Meals...

Doctors Without Borders

Funding Area: Health
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an independent international medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural or man-made disasters, or exclusion from health care in more...

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Early Learning Neighborhood Collaborative (ELNC)

Early Learning Neighborhood Collaborative (ELNC) is an initiative vested in changing the current reality of vulnerable children. In order to create this change, ELNC has designed and is currently implementing an intentional preschool service system.

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Edge of Seven

Since 2010, Edge of Seven (Eo7), a Denver, Colorado, USA based 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has been committed to empowering girls and women abroad in Nepal, Rwanda and Kenya with educational and economic opportunities.

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Educate! works to transform education in Africa to teach youth to solve poverty for themselves and their communities. We provide youth with skills training in leadership, entrepreneurship and workforce readiness along with mentorship to start real businesses at school.



EMTomorrow is a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit with the mission to create an accessible emergency medical service (EMS) education pathway. In D.C., financial and structural barriers exist that exclude low-income adults from accessing emergency medical technician (EMT) certification training. This disparity has led to...

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Engineers In Action

Engineers In Action works with underserved rural communities to execute sustainable engineering projects that build local capacity and improve access to essential resources. Water is the unifying focus of our work. We build water capture, storage and distribution systems,...

Exhale Pro-Voice

Exhale Pro-Voice 

Exhale Pro-Voice is the premier organization supporting the emotional health and wellbeing of people after their abortions and their loved ones. Our history began the year 2000, founded by and for people who have had abortions. We provide –...



ForKids, inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to breaking the cycle of homelessness and poverty for families and children. Headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, ForKids provides shelter, housing, education, and support services to families and children experiencing homelessness.

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Foundation Communities

At Foundation Communities, we create housing where individuals and families succeed. By combining affordable housing and social services, we empower low-income residents by teaching them the tools, or providing the support, they need increase their economic standing.

Friends Of Funedesin

Funding Area: Environment
At the Foundation for Integrated Education and Development (FUNEDESIN), we are dedicated to finding sustainable solutions in the struggle between the ideals of rain forest preservation and the realities of life in the Ecuadorian Amazon....

Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)

Funding Area: Education
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's top research universities, distinguished by its commitment to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Georgia Tech's campus occupies...

Gila Watershed Partnership 

Founded in 1992 and headquartered at Eastern Arizona College Discovery Park Campus in Safford, AZ, The Gila Watershed Partnership (GWP) is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit Arizona Corporation. GWP strives to protect and improve the overall health of the Upper Gila Watershed of Arizona....

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Give Us Wings

Give Us Wings was founded by a small group of people from Minnesota in 1999 after they learned of the thousands of families living in extreme poverty and struggling to survive in rural Uganda. These people had few resources,...

Grameen America

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Grameen America provides affordable micro-loans to financially empower low-income entrepreneurs. Our vision is to help create a world free of poverty. We predict a market where any individual with a dream can receive affordable financial...

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Grameen Foundation

Grameen Foundation helps the world’s poorest people reach their full potential, connecting their determination and skills with the resources they need. We provide access to essential financial services and information on agriculture and health, assistance that can have wide-scale...

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Greater Farallones Association

The Greater Farallones Association (GFA) is the non-profit partner of the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary. Its mission is to ensure the Sanctuary remains an ecologically diverse and globally significant ocean environment. GFA’s vision is to sustain a healthy...

Guns Down America

Guns Down America

Formed in 2016, Guns Down America is successfully building a future with fewer guns by weakening the gun industry and building political and cultural support for policies that will keep us safe from gun violence. Small but mighty, Guns...

Harlem Children’s Zone

Funding Area: Education
The Harlem Children’s Zone is a pioneering, community-based organization committed to the educational success, well-being, and healthy development of the children and youth of Central Harlem. Our mission is to break the cycle of poverty...

Hawaii Science and Technology Museum

Hawaii Science and Technology Museum

Hawaii Science and Technology Museum is a mobile museum bringing exhibits directly to the students to inspire and spark an interest in STEM and we are a member of the Hawaii Museums Association.

Heartland International

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Heartland International is a non-profit organization based in Chicago, Illinois. Established in 1989, the organization designs, implements, and manages political, economic and social development projects, as well as international education exchange programs.

Helping Enrich DC

Funding Area: Education
Helping Enrich DC was created to address the low literacy rates in school age children and adults in Washington, DC by assisting them with the opportunity to become successful scholars; explore the world initially through books;...

Hesperian Health Guides

Funding Area: Health
Hesperian Health Guides is a health information and health education source that supports individuals and communities in their struggles to realize the right to health. We develop easy to read materials that are produced in...

Homeless Children’s Playtime Project

Homeless Children’s Playtime Project

The mission of the Homeless Children’s Playtime Project (Playtime) is to cultivate resilience in children experiencing family homelessness by providing and expanding access to transformative play experiences.

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ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability USA

ICLEI is a global network of more than 2500 local and regional governments committed to sustainable urban development. Active in 125+ countries, we influence sustainability policy and drive local action for low emission, nature-based, equitable, resilient and circular development.

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International Rescue Committee in Florida

The International Rescue Committee provides opportunities for refugees, asylees, survivors of human trafficking, of torture, and other immigrants to thrive in America. Each year, thousands, forced to flee violence and persecution, are welcomed by the people of the U.S.

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Jane’s Due Process

Jane’s Due Process helps young people in Texas navigate parental consent laws and confidentially access abortion and birth control. We provide free legal support, 1-on-1 case management, and stigma-free information on sexual and reproductive health.  Our work includes: Legal...

John H. Boner Community Center

John H. Boner Community Center

John Boner Neighborhood Centers (JBNC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded to serve the residents of the Near Eastside neighborhood in Indianapolis. JBNC’s mission is to inspire neighbors and partners to improve the quality of life on the Near...

KIPP Foundation

Funding Area: Education
In 2000, Doris and Don Fisher, co-founders of Gap Inc., formed a unique partnership with KIPP co-founders Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin to replicate the success of the two original KIPP Academies through the non-profit...


Funding Area: Environment
KOMAZA is a social enterprise organization which works to permanently and sustainably alleviate poverty and combat deforestation in Africa’s most underserved communities. Our flagship initiative is microforestry—an innovative combination of microfinance, microequity and sustainable forestry...

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Lookout Mountain Conservancy

LMC is a traditional land trust in the sense of acquiring and protecting land. LMC is non-traditional in our approach to community engagement. LMC has had a partnership with The Howard School through the development of the...



Founded in 2008, MAIA believes that the best way to address the world’s challenges is through the education of girls. MAIA’s founders learned from the women’s microcredit movement in Asia and Latin America that education plays a pivotal role...

Marion-Polk Food Share

Marion-Polk Food Share

Marion-Polk Food Share is the regional food bank leading the fight to end hunger in Oregon’s Marion and Polk counties through food distribution and root cause initiatives. More than 47,000 people, including 15,000 children, receive barrier-free food assistance monthly.

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Micro Energy Credits Corporation

Microenergy Credits Corporation provides a scaleable solution to sustainable energy access at the village level, by combining elements of microfinance and cap and trade approaches.

Mission Fulfilled 2030

Mission Fulfilled 2030 

Mission Fulfilled 2030’s goal is to Inspire | Educate | Activate 100K Black Boys from disadvantaged and underserved communities to meet the digital high tech workforce demand of 2030. January 2020, the first Computer Science Program launched and enrolled...

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Mona Foundation

Mona Foundation supports grassroots education around the world which emphasizes service to the community and increased opportunity for women and girls because positive community transformation lies in universal education and gender equity.

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Native Directions / Three Rivers Indian Lodge

Native Directions, Inc., provides services through sensitivity and diversity for positive life changes, by healing, educating and empowering, we strive to promote pride, balance and independence for the Native American People.

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New Neighbors Partnership

New Neighbors Partnership welcomes refugee families by matching them with local families who have older kids and can share ongoing clothing hand-me-downs from season to season. This innovative model reimagines in-kind giving by turning what would normally be a...

Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association

Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association 

The Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association (NSEA) is a 501 c(3) community-based, non-profit organization focused on reversing the trend of declining salmon runs in Whatcom County. We enhance river, creek, and riparian habitat while educating people of all ages to...

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NOVA Scripts Central, Inc.

NOVA ScriptsCentral (NSC) is a community health leader in Northern Virginia’s health safety net. Their mission is to provide quality integrated pharmaceutical care and medication access to the low-income uninsured children and adults of Northern Virginia.

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Pacific Forest Trust

Since 1993, Pacific Forest Trust has created economic incentives that reward private forest owners for conserving their lands and practicing sustainable forestry. We have helped shape regional and national forest conservation and climate policies, all to save wildlife and...

Partners In Health

Funding Area: Health
The PIH Vision: Whatever it takes At its root, our mission is both medical and moral. It is based on solidarity, rather than charity alone. When a person in Peru, or Siberia, or rural Haiti...

Polson Middle School

Funding Area: Education
Polson Middle School is located on the Flathead Indian Reservation. It is an open reservation. There are racial tensions between native and non native students. There are three tribes on the Reservation: Pend d’ Orelle...

Pratham USA

Funding Area: Education
Pratham USA is founded on the firm belief that education is the fundamental right of every child and no child should be deprived of his or her basic right to education. Pratham’s mission is to improve...

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On March 29th, 2019, four students met in a classroom at Boca Raton Community High School. Feeling dejected by staff and student leadership at the Gender and Sexuality Alliance, they were deadset on getting a fresh start, creating a...

Pro Mujer

Pro Mujer (PM) is a leading women’s development organization in Latin America with a mission to empower underserved women to realize their full potential.

Project Dignity

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Project Dignity is a non profit organization that began serving Orange County’s homeless population in 1991 when founders Linda and Dave Dunlap produced a series of self-help videos for local homeless shelters. These videos...

Rainforest Alliance

Funding Area: Environment
The Rainforest Alliance is an international nonprofit organization that works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. We believe that the best way to keep forests standing...

Rainforest Partnership

Rainforest Partnership is an international non-profit organization committed to protecting and regenerating tropical rainforests. We partner with local communities in Latin America to develop sustainable livelihoods that empower and make it more valuable for them to keep their forests...

Rain for the Sahel and Sahara

Rain for the Sahel and Sahara

Rain for the Sahel and Sahara (RAIN) partners with rural and nomadic communities in Niger to enable enduring and relevant livelihoods through educaon and opportunity. We envision a world where even the most hard- to-reach communies have the skills,...

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Reach Out and Read Carolinas

Reach Out and Read Carolinas is the regional coalition supporting over 400 clinical programs reaching over 300,000 young children across North and South Carolina. In 2016, Reach Out and Read’s 29,000 volunteer medical providers gave 6.9 million new books...

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Remote Energy

Remote Energy Empowers Solar Educators & Technicians Worldwide. Remote Energy is a 501 (c)(3) for-impact organization formed in 2017. Our team is comprised of electricians, educators and innovators in the PV industry who share a vision to catalyze change...

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Reproductive Health Access Project

The RHAP is a national nonprofit that works directly with primary care providers, helping them integrate abortion, contraception, and miscarriage care into their practices so that everyone can receive this essential health care from their own primary care clinicians.

Sacramento Valley Open Space Conservancy

Funding Area: Environment
The Conservancy was founded in 1990 on two basic principles - that open lands are necessary for quality of life and that we must care for the land today so future generations may enjoy its...

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Safe Horizon

Safe Horizon is a victim assistance nonprofit that has been standing with victims of violence and abuse in New York City since 1978. We provide assistance, advocacy and support to victims who have experienced domestic violence and other crimes.

San Francisco Education Fund

Funding Area: Education
Founded in 1979, the San Francisco Education Fund is a community-based nonprofit organization established to improve the quality of teaching and learning in San Francisco public schools so that all students in this diverse community...

Save the Children

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Save the Children serves impoverished, marginalized and vulnerable children and families in more that 120 nations. Our programs reach both children and those working to save and improve their lives, including parents, caregivers, community members...

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Saving Mothers

Saving Mothers is a global nonprofit organization of allied healthcare professionals dedicated to eradicating preventable maternal deaths and birth related complications among marginalized women. We envision a world where every woman – regardless of her ethnicity or socioeconomic status – has...

Sierra Club – Loma Prieta Chapter

Funding Area: Environment
The Sierra Club is America's oldest, largest, and most influential grassroots environmental organization. Inspired by nature, we are 1.3 million of your friends and neighbors, working together to protect our communities and the planet.


Funding Area: Environment
SolarCycle began in 2008 in response to the staggering environmental damage and negative health effects caused by contaminated drinking water and indoor air pollution in the developing world. Seeking to address this issue with locally-available,...

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Studio Samuel

Studio Samuel is an Internationally Licensed NGO dedicated to lifting girls and women from poverty through our proven teach a woman to fish model, which is incorporated in each of our three programs. By removing barriers to her education, the impact...

Sunsar Maya

Sunsar Maya

Sunsar Maya envisions a Nepal in which all of its communities independently and sustainably thrive. Our mission is to help vulnerable women and children in Nepal build pathways out of poverty through holistic, community-based programs that promote education, mental...

The Kawahiva. Photo from Survival International.

Survival International

We are Survival, the global movement for tribal peoples’ rights. We’re the only organization that champions tribal peoples around the world. We help them defend their lives, protect their lands and determine their own futures.

Texas Lawyers for Children

The mission of TLC, the Child Protection Connection of Texas, is to improve case outcomes for abused and neglected children by enhancing the quality of legal services they receive, by raising public awareness, and by facilitating improvement in systems...

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The 5 Gyres Institute

The 5 Gyres Institute has led the effort to research aquatic plastic pollution and to find solutions for regaining a plastic-free ocean. Our vision is a planet free of plastic pollution!

The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy is a leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. We address the most pressing conservation threats at the largest scale.

The Technology Access Foundation

Funding Area: Education
The Technology Access Foundation started in 1996 with a simple vision to give children of color the tools to be inventors and creators of technology.

Thrive Allen County

Thrive Allen County

Thrive Allen County is the largest and most prominent rural health advocacy organization in Kansas. We work relentlessly to make Allen County the healthiest rural community in the state, a community that thrives both physically and fiscally. In 2017, Thrive’s...

UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. From https://bixbycenter.ucsf.edu

UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health

The UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, now in its 15th year, promotes worldwide reproductive health with a focus on contraceptive development, family planning, abortion, adolescent reproductive health, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including HIV, and maternal health.


UTEC, Inc.

UTEC’s mission and promise is to ignite and nurture the ambition of our most disconnected young people to trade violence and poverty for social and economic success.

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Ward 8 Woods

Ward 8 Woods works to enhance and preserve the beauty, ecological health, and public use of the more than 500 acres of forest in the Ward 8 section of Washington, D.C. for the benefit of all.

Waste to Watts

Funding Area: Environment
W2W’s mission is to create innovative products from repurposed electronic waste to meet the growing energy demands of the developing world. W2W commits to following the triple bottom line (3BL) standard of People, Planet, Profit, adopted...

Water First

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
People living in extreme poverty have many needs, but we believe water and toilets come first. There is a powerful and direct link between human development and convenient access to water and toilets. Through the...

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West Yavapai Guidance Clinic Foundation

Supported by the West Yavapai Guidance Clinic Foundation, the West Yavapai Guidance Clinic (WYGC) has offered high-quality, client-centered mental health, crisis intervention, and addiction services to residents of Yavapai County, Arizona for over 50 years.

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Whidbey Camano Land Trust

The Whidbey Camano Land Trust protects our islands’ natural and rural areas by working with private landowners, community groups and public agencies. We have partnered with landowners and our island communities to permanently protect 90 properties.

Women for Afghan Women

Women for Afghan Women

Women for Afghan Women (WAW) is a grassroots civil society organization dedicated to protecting and promoting the rights of disenfranchised Afghan women and girls in Afghanistan and New York.

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Women of Tomorrow

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Our mission is to inspire, motivate and empower at-risk young girls to live up to their full potential through a unique mentoring program with highly accomplished professional women and scholarship opportunities.

Women’s World Banking

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Women’s World Banking seeks to alleviate global poverty by expanding the economic assets, participation and power of the poor, especially women.

WWB is a global network of 54 microfinance providers and...

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