NPO Spotlight

Maven Project

Maven Project

November 27, 2018

Founded in 2014, the San Francisco-based Maven Project provides health care provided by qualified volunteer physicians to the un- and underinsured, the working poor, and children living below the poverty line via telehealth technology....

Film Independent

Film Independent

November 13, 2018

Film Independent champions creative independence in visual storytelling and supports artists who embody diversity, innovation, and uniqueness of vision....

Workforce Opportunity Services

Workforce Opportunity Services

October 30, 2018

Founded in 2005, Workforce Opportunity Services works to develop the skills of untapped talent from underserved and veteran communities through partnerships with organizations dedicated to diversifying their workforce....

Coalition to Support Grieving Students

Coalition to Support Grieving Students

October 16, 2018

Founded by the New York Life Foundation and the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement, the Coalition to Support Grieving Students works to provide educators with the information, insights, and practical advice they need to better understand and meet the needs of grieving children in their classrooms....

National Women's Coalition Against Violence & Exploitation

National Women's Coalition Against Violence & Exploitation

October 2, 2018

Launched in 2012 in Vancouver, Washington, the National Women's Coalition Against Violence & Exploitation works to inform and educate the public and prevent human trafficking, domestic violence, sexual assault, sexual violence, stalking, bullying, hate crimes, and other forms of violence and exploitation.... 

Step Up Women's Network

Step Up Women's Network

September 18, 2018

 Step Up believes that all girls should have the opportunity to fulfill their potential and become confident, career-focused, and ready to join the next generation of professional women....

AIDS United

AIDS United

September 4, 2018

With roots in founding of the National AIDS Fund in 1988, AIDS United supports and advocates on behalf of people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS and the organizations that serve them....

Artists Striving to End Poverty

Artists Striving to End Poverty

August 21, 2018

Founded in 2006 by Broadway musical director Mary-Mitchell Campbell and students from the Juilliard School, Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP) works to transform the lives of youth using the most powerful tool they have: their art....

She's the First

She's the First

August 7, 2018

Founded in 2009 by two women via YouTube video, She's the First supports girls who will be first in their families to graduate from high school and trains students everywhere to become leaders in their communities....

Death with Dignity

Death with Dignity

July 11, 2018

Death with Dignity works to expand the freedom of all qualified, terminally ill Americans to make their own end-of-life decisions, including how they die....

First Stage

First Stage

July 10, 2018

Founded in 1987, First Stage offers professional theater productions, the nation's largest theater training program for young people focused on developing life skills through stage skills, and educational programs that promote active learning in schools and communities....

The Children's Place

The Children's Place

June 26, 2018

Founded in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1978, the Child Advocacy Services Center, doing business as the Children's Place, seeks to enable the youngest survivors of child abuse, neglect, and trauma to function and thrive....

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....