NPO Spotlight

National Immigrant Justice Center

National Immigrant Justice Center

June 28, 2016

A program of the Heartland Alliance, NIJC provides direct legal services to and advocates for immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers....

Point Foundation

Point Foundation

June 14, 2016

The Point Foundation is the largest college scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students....

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum

May 31, 2016

Founded in 1996, the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum focuses on six issue areas: Civil Rights, Economic Justice, Educational Access, Ending Violence Against Women, Health, and Immigrant and Refugee Rights....

Tourette Association of America

Tourette Association of America

May 17, 2016

The Tourette Association of America works to improve life for people affected by Tourette syndrome and other tic disorders by raising public awareness and acceptance of Tourette's and advancing scientific understanding of and treatment options for the disorder....

ID Studio Theater NYC

ID Studio Theater NYC

May 3, 2016

Founded in 2001, ID Studio Theater NYC works to enrich immigrant communities through performance arts while creating new audiences and training performers in these communities....

Indigenous Environmental Network

Indigenous Environmental Network

April 19, 2016

IEN is an alliance of Indigenous Peoples dedicated to protecting the sacredness of Mother Earth and maintaining Indigenous teachings and respect for the natural law....

Growing Power

Growing Power

April 5, 2016

The Milwaukee-based nonprofit is focused on the development of community food systems that help local residents grow, process, market, and distribute food in a sustainable manner....

Malala Fund

Malala Fund

March 22, 2016

Founded by Malala Yousafzai and her father, Ziauddin, the Malala Fund works to amplify girls' voices and ensure that every girl has access to twelve years of free, safe, quality education....

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code

March 8, 2016

Founded in 2012 by Reshma Saujani, Girls Who Code aims to close the gender gap in technology by providing young girls with women role models in the tech industry and high-quality instruction in computer science....

Pledge 1%

Pledge 1%

February 23, 2016

Launched in 2014 on #GivingTuesday by Atlassian, Rally, the Salesforce Foundation, and the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado, Pledge 1% is a corporate philanthropy movement aimed at changing the world through early–stage corporate philanthropy....

Cave Canem

Cave Canem

February 9, 2016

Cave Canem is committed to cultivating the artistic and professional growth of African-American poets....

Next City

Next City

January 27, 2016

Next City works to inspire social, economic, and environmental change in cities through user-generated journalism and events around the world....

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

January 15, 2016

Black Lives Matter is a movement, an online forum, and a multi-chapter organization that works to fight against anti-black racism, spark dialogue among black people, and encourage social action and engagement....

Peace Is Loud

Peace Is Loud

December 29, 2015

Founded by filmmaker and philanthropist Abigail Disney, Peace is Loud encourages a culture of peace through the use of media and live events that spotlight women leaders on the front lines of peacebuilding efforts worldwide....

Atlas Corps

Atlas Corps

December 15, 2015

To address critical social issues across the globe, Atlas Corps facilitates year-long overseas fellowships for rising leaders in the nonprofit sector who live outside the United States....

One Warm Coat

One Warm Coat

December 1, 2015

Founded in 1992, One Warm Coat works to provide anyone in need with a warm coat, free of charge, and encourage donations of gently worn and new coats....