NPO Spotlight

Teaching Matters

Teaching Matters

June 12, 2018

Founded in 1994 in New York City, Teaching Matters is dedicated to increasing teacher effectiveness, one of the most important factors in student success....

United States Veterans' Artist Alliance

United States Veterans' Artist Alliance

May 29, 2018

Founded in 2004, USVAA works with veterans, artists, supportive individuals, and organizations within the arts and veterans' communities to find funding and support for individual and collaborative projects in photography, literature, theater, film, television, fine arts, and a wide variety of crafts....

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

May 15, 2018

Founded in 2003, the Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) is the nation's largest nonprofit provider of college scholarships for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans....

Camphill Association of North America

Camphill Association of North America

May 1, 2018

The Camphill Association of North America is part of an international movement to create communities that meet the needs of children, youth, and adults with developmental disabilities....

Food and Environment Reporting Network

Food and Environment Reporting Network

April 17, 2018

Founded in 2010, the nonprofit Food and Environment Reporting Network produces investigative and explanatory reporting focused on food, agriculture, and environmental health issues....

Tahirih Justice Center

Tahirih Justice Center

April 3, 2018

Headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, the Tahirih Justice Center works to protect and ensure legal and social justice for immigrant women and girls seeking refuge in the United States from gender-based violence....

Water Project

Water Project

March 20, 2018

Founded in 2007, the Water Project works to provide provable, reliable access to clean water and proper sanitation in communities in sub-Saharan Africa....

International Center for Research on Women

International Center for Research on Women

March 6, 2018

Founded in 1976, ICRW works with nonprofit, government, and private-sector partners to conduct research, develop strategy, and build capacity for the promotion of evidence-based policies, programs, and practices....

Tostan

Tostan

February 20, 2018

Founded in 1991, Tostan works with rural communities in West Africa to bring about positive social transformation and sustainable development based on a respect for human rights....

Black Alliance for Just Immigration

Black Alliance for Just Immigration

February 6, 2018

Founded in 2006, the Black Alliance for Just Immigration engages in education, advocacy, and cross-cultural alliance-building with the aim of strengthening the national movement to end racism and the economic disenfranchisement of African-American and black immigrant communities....

Infant Welfare Society of Chicago

Infant Welfare Society of Chicago

January 23, 2018

Founded in 1911, the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago provides community-based health care to underserved families through a model that co-locates primary medical care, dentistry, optometry, child development, and behavioral health services in a single location....

Jumpstart for Young Children

Jumpstart for Young Children

January 9, 2018

Founded in 1994, Jumpstart for Young Children envisions an America where every child enters kindergarten prepared to succeed....

Souls Grown Deep Foundation

Souls Grown Deep Foundation

December 27, 2017

The Souls Grown Deep Foundation works to document, preserve, and promote the work of contemporary African-American artists from the American South....

Women of Nations

Women of Nations

November 28, 2017

Founded in 1982 in St. Paul, Minnesota, Women of Nations provides culturally specific services and support to Native women who have experienced the trauma of domestic violence and sexual assault....

Public Health Institute

Public Health Institute

November 14, 2017

PHI works to promote research, leadership, and partnerships that contribute to strong public health policy, programs, systems, and practices....