NPO Spotlight

Native Arts & Cultures Foundation

Native Arts & Cultures Foundation

March 25, 2014

Through support for contemporary Native artists and culture makers, the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation works to strengthen Native knowledge and well-being and create lasting, positive impact on the arts and Native communities....

Philanthropy Connection

Philanthropy Connection

March 11, 2014

Co-founded by three women, the Philanthropy Connection provides women in Massachusetts with a vehicle for collective giving....

Inner-City Arts

Inner-City Arts

February 11, 2014

Inner-City Arts aims to provide elementary, middle, and high school students — many living in Los Angeles' poorest neighborhoods — with the tools and skills they need to succeed....

Alternatives in Action

Alternatives in Action

January 28, 2014

Oakland-based Alternatives in Action works to prepare youth in the Bay Area for college and careers....

Room to Read

Room to Read

January 14, 2014

Room to Read works to deliver children's books to and establish schools and school libraries in rural communities in the developing world....

NO MORE Project

NO MORE Project

December 31, 2013

Supported by an alliance of foundations, nonprofit organizations, and corporations, the NO MORE Project is a national campaign to end domestic violence and sexual assault by encouraging people to talk about the issue and say "NO MORE"....

Innocence Project

Innocence Project

December 17, 2013

The Innocence Project is a national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted individuals through DNA testing and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustices....

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation

December 3, 2013

The foundation currently makes grants in four areas: education, healthy communities, economic security, and a strong nonprofit sector....

Movember Foundation

Movember Foundation

November 19, 2013

The annual Movember campaign encourages men to grow moustaches during the month of November as a way to raise funds for men's health programs as well as public awareness of the health risks men face....

Homes for Our Troops

Homes for Our Troops

November 5, 2013

Homes for Our Troops helps rebuild the lives of severely injured veterans through the gift of a high-quality, specially adapted home....

Ample Harvest

AmpleHarvest.org

October 22, 2013

Ample Harvest works to reduce hunger and malnutrition in America by educating, encouraging, and empowering growers to share their surplus bounty with the needy in their communities....

Polaris Project

Polaris Project

October 8, 2013

Founded in 2002 as a grassroots initiative, the Polaris Project advocates for stronger federal and state laws against human trafficking, conducts trainings, and provides services to trafficking victims....

Phoenix House

Phoenix House

September 24, 2013

Phoenix House works to protect and support individuals, families, and communities affected by substance abuse and dependency....

African Library Project

African Library Project

September 10, 2013

Founded in 2005, the African Library Project mobilizes volunteers in the United States to collect, sort, pack, and ship gently used children's books to rural communities to sub-Saharan Africa....

Dream Defenders

Dream Defenders

August 27, 2013

Established following the shooting death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, Dream Defenders works to bring social change by training and organizing youth and students in nonviolent civil disobedience, civic engagement, and direct action....