The mission of Girls Rising is to empower at-risk girls to recognize their value and pursue higher goals through a community of women mentors. Our vision is a world where all girls know their value, have the skills to impact their own future, and have support available to reach their goals.
The Rebuild Fund NFP
Rebuild Foundation activates creative community resources to build vibrant neighborhoods They act as a catalyst in local economies by integrating small business incubation, creative architectural rehabilitation, hands-on education, and artistic intervention
Breathe California of the Bay Area
As the local Clean Air and Healthy Lungs leader, Breathe California of the Bay Area fights lung disease in all its forms and work with its communities to promote lung health. Lung disease is the third leading killer in the US, the first in deaths of infants, and affects one of eight Californians. Smoking-related diseases claim an estimated 419,000 American lives each year, and the number of people, especially children, with asthma is growing. Air pollution, tuberculosis and emerging challenges such as lung-related bioterrorism are other threats.
Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
Through Wikipedia and our sister projects, the Wikimedia Foundation is empowering people around the world to collect and develop knowledge under a free license, and to disseminate that knowledge effectively and globally. In collaboration with a network of Wikimedia affiliates the Foundation provides the essential infrastructure and an organizational framework for the support and development of projects and initiatives that serve this mission.
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeastern & Central CA & N. Nevada
The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. The Foundation believes that the fulfillment of a wish creates a magical moment for children, families, and everyone involved in a wish. Therefore, it is the Foundation's vision that people everywhere will share the power of a wish.
Leader Dogs for the Blind
Empowering people who are blind or visually impaired with lifelong skills for safe and independent daily travel.