NPO spotlight

Elayne and James Schoke Jewish Family Service of Fairfield County

Elayne and James Schoke Jewish Family Service of Fairfield County

December 1, 2020

Elayne and James Schoke Jewish Family Service of Fairfield County offers emergency food assistance, individual and family counseling, and programs for children and youth, young adults, and seniors at locations in Stamford and Bridgeport, Connecticut....

Helena Food Share

Helena Food Share

November 27, 2020

Founded in 1987 to help provide food to Helena residents who were food insecure — today, one in seven of the city's residents and one in five of its children — Helena Food Share offers services aimed at creating a hunger-free community....

Native Ways Federation

Native Ways Federation

November 24, 2020

Founded in 2006 by seven Native-led nonprofits, the Native Ways Federations works to strengthen the circle of giving by uniting Native organizations, supporting Native communities, and observing the highest level of ethical standards....

Caritas Clinics

Caritas Clinics

November 17, 2020

Founded on the belief that health care is a basic human right and grounded in the values of compassion, respect for personal dignity, and sensitivity to human suffering, Caritas Clinics provides primary care services to low-income patients, regardless of religious affiliation, at two locations....

Asante Africa Foundation

Asante Africa Foundation

November 10, 2020

Founded in 2007, the Asante Africa Foundation works to alleviate poverty by fostering the development of educated and resilient youth in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda through programs that help students develop the cognitive skills, decision-making capacity, and leadership qualities needed to succeed....

Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless

Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless

November 3, 2020

Open Your Heart helps emergency shelters, supportive housing programs, domestic violence shelters, and food pantries in Minnesota pay for necessities such as mattresses, security cameras, freezers and shelving, and building repairs....

Lambda Literary Foundation

Lambda Literary Foundation

October 27, 2020

Lambda Literary works to nurture LGBTQ writers, elevating the impact of their words, preserve their legacies, and affirm the value of their stories and lives....

Washington Area Women's Foundation

Washington Area Women's Foundation

October 20, 2020

Founded in 1997, Washington Area Women's Foundation is public charity committed to advancing an equitable, diverse, and inclusive community and catalyzing social change by supporting local nonprofits working on behalf of women and girls....

Amref Health Africa

Amref Health Africa

October 13, 2020

Amref Health Africa works to train local health workers and strengthen health systems in thirty-five countries in sub-Saharan Africa....

New York Edge

New York Edge

October 6, 2020

Founded in 1992, New York Edge (formerly Sports & Arts in Schools Foundationis one of the largest providers of school-based afterschool programs in New York City and the metropolitan region, serving nearly forty thousand K-12 students at more than a hundred sites, mostly in underserved neighborhoods....

Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation (VONA)

Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation (VONA)

October 1, 2020

Founded in 1999, Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation (VONA) is a multi-genre workshop that provides writers of color with a platform where their narratives, voices, and experiences are centered and honored....

Shadhika Project

Shadhika Project

September 28, 2020

Founded in 1992, Shadhika works to empower and advance the economic self-sufficiency of young women in India through support for women-led nonprofits....

Good Plus Foundation

Good Plus Foundation

September 22, 2020

Founded in 2001, the Good+ Foundation works to dismantle multi-generational poverty by pairing tangible goods with innovative services for low-income fathers, mothers, and caregivers....

Freedom Fund

Freedom Fund

September 15, 2020

Established by Humanity United, Legatum, and Walk Free, the Freedom Fund works with investors, governments, anti-slavery organizations, and those at risk of exploitation to eradicate modern slavery....

Community Volunteers in Medicine

Community Volunteers in Medicine

September 9, 2020

Founded in 1998, Community Volunteers in Medicine provides medical, dental, health and wellness education, and social services for people who live or work in the Chester County, Pennsylvania region who lack access to insurance....

American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science

American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science

September 4, 2020

Founded in 1944, the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science supports the efforts of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel, to advance science for the benefit of humanity....