On the Web

Visualizing Funding for Libraries
February 14, 2017

Launched by Foundation Center earlier this month, Visualizing Funding for Libraries is a free comprehensive database of grants awarded to or in support of libraries by U.S. foundations.... 

The Refugee Project
February 2, 2017

The Refugee Project synthesizes data gathered by the United Nations since 1975 to visually narrate the forced migrations of refugees around the world.... 

HeForShe
January 5, 2017

The HeForShe campaign for gender equality provides a systematic approach to and targeted platform on which men and boys can engage and become change agents for the achievement of gender equality....

GiveDirectly
December 21, 2016

GiveDirectly makes it easy to transfer $1,000 in cash — a year's budget for a typical household — to an extremely poor family in Kenya or Uganda....

DigitalIMPACT.io
December 7, 2016

Created by the Digital Civil Society Lab at Stanford, digitalIMPACT.io supports the efforts of civil society organizations to manage and govern their digital data with the same degree of care they commit to managing their financial resources....

RIKERS: A Documentary
November 23, 2016

In the first documentary of its kind, journalist Bill Moyers asks half a dozen people who have been incarcerated on Rikers Island to tell their stories on camera, providing a vivid and disturbing description of the Rikers experience....

Invisible People
November 8, 2016

Invisible People works with individuals, brands, and organizations to change the way people think about homelessness.... 

It’s On Us
October 26, 2016

It's On Us is a national campaign that asks both young men and women to make a personal commitment to help keep each other safe from sexual assault.... 

The Best Place to Be a Social Entrepreneur 2016
October 11, 2016

Described as "the first experts' poll" on the subject, The Best Place to Be a Social Entrepreneur 2016 highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the best countries in the world for social entrepreneurs....

The Trace
September 28, 2016

The Trace is an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan news organization dedicated to increasing public understanding of gun violence in the United States....

Climate Signals
September 14, 2016

Climate Signals uses mapping tools to identify and illustrate the impacts of climate change on the ground while highlighting long-term climate trends and the physical processes at work....

Internet Archive
August 31, 2016

The Internet Archive works to preserve cultural artifacts uploaded to the Internet and prevent other "born-digital" materials from disappearing into the past.... 

ORGANIZE
August 17, 2016

ORGANIZE uses technology, open data, and insights from behavioral economics to streamline and simplify the process of becoming an organ donor....