The Access Fund is the national organization that keeps climbing areas open and conserves the climbing environment.
Allen County Animal Rescue Foundation
CARE FOR UNWANTED ANIMALS AND WORK FOR THEIR ADOPTION, PROMOTE ANIMAL WELFARE THROUGH LEGAL MEANS AND LAWS, RUN ANIMAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS AND RUN AND MANAGE A SHELTER FOR UNWANTED ANIMALS
The mission of the ASPCA, as stated by our founder, Henry Bergh, is to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States.
Ann Arbor Art Center
To be a contemporary forum for the visual arts through education, exploration, collaboration and exhibition, and to engage minds, expand perspectives and inspire growth in students of all ages, teachers, artists and the community.
Ann Arbor Film Festival Inc
The mission of the Ann Arbor Film Festival is to support bold, visionary filmmakers, advance the art form of film and new media, and engage communities with remarkable cinematic experiences.
The SAFE Alliance
Our Mission: To lead in ending sexual assault and exploitation, child abuse, and domestic violence through prevention, intervention, and advocacy for change.Our Vision: A just and safe community free from violence and abuse.
Austin Pets Alive
To promote and provide the resources, education and programs needed to eliminate the killing of companion animals.
Bat Conservation International, Inc.
Bat Conservation International's mission is to conserve the world's bats and their ecosystems to ensure a healthy planet.
Caritas Of Austin
We prevent and end homelessness for people in Greater Austin.
Children's Aid helps children in poverty to succeed and thrive. We do this by providing comprehensive supports to children and their families in targeted high-needs New York City neighborhoods.
Coalition for Rainforest Nations Secretariat
The Coalition for Rainforest Nations (CfRN or the ‘Coalition) assists tropical governments, communities and peoples responsibly manage their rainforests. Healthy rainforests protect against a changing climate, generate needed biodiversity and provide safe habitats.Launched by Coalition members in 2005, the United Nation’s REDD+ Mechanism, designed to incentivize conservation and contribute to the battle against climate change, now includes around 90% of the world’s remaining rainforests. A first in human history!But, it’s only the beginning. To succeed, rainforests must be valued more alive than dead!
Court Appointed Special Advocates Of Santa Cruz County
CASA is a child's voice in dependency court, providing advocacy, stability, and hope to children who have been abused, neglected, or abandoned.
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Inc.
To find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are collectively known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).
Direct Relief is a medical relief organization, active in all 50 states and more than 80 countries, with a mission to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergency situations. Direct Relief earns a 100% fundraising efficiency rating from Forbes, tops Charity Navigator's list of the "10 Best Charities Everyone's Heard Of" and is named among "the world's most innovative companies in not-for-profit" by Fast Company Among other distinctions, Direct Relief received the 2014 CECP Director's Award, the President's Award from Esri for excellence in GIS mapping, and the Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation.
East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
Emphasizing our historic and continuing commitment to Asian and Pacific Islander communities, EBALDC works with and for all the diverse populations of the East Bay to build healthy, vibrant and safe neighborhoods through community development.
East Oakland Youth Development Center
The mission of EOYDC is to develop the social and leadership capacities of youth and young adults (ages 5-24) so that they achieve excellence in education, career, and service to their communities. Our mission is based on solid research which demonstrates that interventions that foster relationships with caring adults, and mastery of technical and social skills, can lead to increased well-being and civic engagement among youth from high-risk environments.
Food Bank of Eastern Michigan Inc
The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan is the “Food Source” for people in need. Partnering with organizations to advocate for and feed the hungry, we build a community solution to a community problem. By leveraging an abundance of product from a multitude of sources, we "Change the Face of Hunger." In keeping with this mission, it is our goal to identify opportunities to provide food to those in need in the communities we serve.
Food Gatherers' mission is to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes in the Washtenaw County community by: reducing food waste through the rescue and distribution of perishable and non-perishable food, coordinating with other hunger relief providers, and educating the public about hunger and developing new food resources. Food Gatherers also manages and operates a direct service Community Kitchen located in the Delonis Center in downtown Ann Arbor, a Job Training Program in the food service industry to young people at risk of homelessness, and several other community food programs.
Gleaners Community Food Bank, Inc.
Gleaners Community Food Bank, with broad community support, fights hunger in southeastern Michigan. In collaboration with our member agencies, the Feeding America network, and our program partners, we provide millions of pounds of donated and purchased food to people in need. In so doing, Gleaners is committed to distributing nutritional, high-quality food. Through education and advocacy, we will reduce reliance on the emergency food system. Gleaners adopts best practices and cost effective systems and procedures to achieve the highest possible return on its human and financial resources. Gleaners fulfills its role with a sense of compassion and urgency while nourishing, sustaining and advancing hope in our community.
Guide Dogs For The Blind Inc
Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is more than an industry-leading guide dog school; we are a passionate community that serves the visually impaired. With exceptional client services and a robust network of trainers, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare highly qualified guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision. Services are provided to students from the United States and Canada at no cost to them.
Habitat for Humanity India
"Support Habitat for Humanity India to build homes, communities and hope!"
Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley
Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley works to enrich Washtenaw County through a legacy of affordable homeownership for families of low-income.
Health Alliance For Austin Musicians
Founded in 2005, by Robin Shivers, a local philanthropist and businesswoman who saw the need for preserving the health of Austin's local musician community, the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians (HAAM) provides access to affordable health care for Austin's low-income, working musicians with a focus on prevention and wellness. HAAM is a uniquely Austin non profit that is both a cultural arts support and a healthcare safety net. We are able to accomplish our mission through community collaborative partnerships with a wide variety of healthcare organizations and community providers which leverages every dollar donated by $7.
Homeless Prenatal Program, Inc.
In partnership with our families, break the cycle of childhood poverty
Hope Medical Clinic, Inc.
We partner with you to make lives better serving the whole person providing free medical, dental, food, and behavioral health care; in Jesus' name.
Humane Society Of Huron Valley
Established to promote respect for all life and to prevent cruelty to animals, our continuing mission is to support the loving, responsible care of all animals in our community by: - Ensuring proper, nurturing care for the animals in our shelter- Placing all adoptable animals in loving homes and attempting to re-unite strays with their families- Reducing pet overpopulation by providing low-cost sterilizations- Providing education and outreach to the community- Stopping animal cruelty by working with local law enforcement as needed to educate people and protect animals.
International Rescue Committee (IRC)
The mission of the IRC is to help people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future.
International Rett Syndrome Foundation
International Rett Syndrome Foundation is committed to transforming the lives of all those affected by Rett syndrome through relentless pursuit of advanced and comprehensive research, delivering treatments and ultimately a cure for this disorder. In our pursuit of a cure, we never forget that Rett syndrome impacts the entire family. We empower our families with the tools they need while never taking our eye off the ultimate goal of curing Rett syndrome.
Islamic Relief USA
Islamic Relief USA provides relief and development in a dignified manner regardless of gender, race, or religion, and works to empower individuals in their communities and give them a voice in the world.
The Neighbor Project
Activating the potential of working families to revitalize their neighborhoods through savings, education and home ownership.
League of Women Voters Education Fund
The League of Women Voters Education Fund works to encourage the active and informed participation of citizens in government and to increase understanding of major public policy issues.
Legal Aid Of North Carolina Inc
Legal Aid of North Carolina is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity.
The mission of LUNGevity Foundation is to have a meaningful and immediate impact on improving lung cancer survival rates, ensure a higher quality of life for lung cancer patients, and provide a community for those impacted by lung cancer. In order to accomplish our mission, LUNGevity funds the most promising research into the early detection and successful treatment of lung cancer as identified by our board of leading scientists. LUNGevity also supports the largest national grassroots lung cancer network. We hope to inspire the nation to commit to ending lung cancer.
Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity
We empower students of diverse sexualities and genders to inspire sustainable change; lead higher education colleagues in relevant and inclusive practices; and advance knowledge of sexuality and gender through advocacy and expansive programming.
Miracle League of Plymouth
To Provide Opportunities To All Children With Special Needs To Play Baseball Regardless Of Abilities.
Mobile Loaves & Fishes Inc
We provide food and clothing, cultivate community and promote dignity to our homeless brothers and sisters in need.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
We will cure MS while empowering people affected by MS to live their best lives.
The Neutral Zone's mission statement was written by teens and continues to be the guiding voice of the organization: "The Neutral Zone is a diverse, youth-driven teen center dedicated to promoting personal growth through artistic expression, community leadership and the exchange of ideas."
If civilization is to survive this century, marginalized communities must join the collective imperative to thrive. Our model for ground up empowerment using literacy and education as a platform has unlocked a fierce determination of young people in Africa. Leveraging the power of education, through the building of libraries and publishing young people’s stories we change lives. We have repeatedly seen the impact of newly inspired young writers and energetic women as we assist them in acquiring skills to create locally designed enterprises. The communities we serve speak with empowered voices, optimizing their indigenous approaches to commerce with sustainable technology, preserving traditions with activist skills, to protect the precious African ecosystem they depend on for survival.
Oregon Humane Society
Oregon Humane Society is dedicated to creating a more humane society. With the vision of a world where all animals are treated with compassion, kindness and respect.
The mission of Our House, a Washtenaw County nonprofit, is to help young people (age 14-25) successfully transition from foster care to adulthood. Our vision is that they become successful, self-sufficient and can live independently with confidence.
Peace Neighborhood Center
Peace Neighborhood Center's mission is to provide programs for children, families, and individuals who are affected by social and economic problems. Peace helps people discover options, enhance skills, and make choices that lead to self-sufficiency and positive community involvement.
Refugee Services Of Texas, Inc
Guided by the principles of human compassion and dignity, Refugee Services of Texas welcomes refugees, asylees, survivors of trafficking and other displaced peoples, and supports them in integrating and thriving in their new communities.
Saving Paws Animal Rescue Inc
Saving Paws Animal Rescue Inc. is dedicated to rescuing homeless, abandoned and special needs animals and finding new adoptive homes or providing a lifelong sanctuary for them; to train and provide service dogs to children, adults and Veterans with disabilities to help with both physical and emotional independence. We also seek to educate the public regarding animal responsibility and the use of service dogs in public places.
Shelter Association of Washtenaw County
Ending Homelessness: One person at a time
Shriners Hospitals for Children
The mission of Shriners Hospitals is to:Provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special health care needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment. Provide for the education of physicians and other health care professionals. Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families. This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin or ability of a patient or family to pay.
SOS Community Services, Inc.
SOS promotes housing stability and family self-sufficiency through collaboration, care and respect. We are a 501(c)3, non-profit organization dedicated to ending and preventing crisis and homelessness for families with children in Washtenaw County, Michigan.
Swords to Plowshares Veterans Rights Organization
War causes wounds and suffering that last beyond the battlefield. Swords to Plowshares' mission is to heal the wounds of war, to restore dignity, hope and self-sufficiency to all veterans in need, and to prevent and end homelessness and poverty among veterans.
Transgender Law Center
Transgender Law Center changes law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression. TLC is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people. Grounded in legal expertise and committed to racial justice, TLC employs a variety of community-driven strategies to keep transgender and gender nonconforming people alive, thriving, and fighting for liberation.
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project's mission is to end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) young people.We are the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people. The organization works to save young lives by providing support through free and confidential suicide prevention and crisis intervention programs on platforms where young people spend their time: our 24/7 phone lifeline, chat, text. We also run TrevorSpace, the world’s largest safe space social networking site for LGBTQ youth, and operate innovative education, research, and advocacy programs.
World Central Kitchen, Inc.
Founded in 2010 by Chef José Andrés, World Central Kitchen (WCK) is first to the frontlines, providing meals in response to humanitarian, climate, and community crises while working to build resilient food systems with locally led solutions. WCK has served more than 200 million fresh meals to people impacted by natural disasters and other crises around the world. WCK’s Resilience Programs strengthen food and nutrition security by training chefs and school cooks; advancing clean cooking practices; and awarding grants to farms, fisheries, and small food businesses while also providing educational and networking opportunities.