Top Nonprofits tagged with 2010


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Teach for America
National Education
#1 Top Nonprofit

Teach for America's mission is to build the movement to eliminate educational inequity by enlisting our nation's most promising future leaders in the effort.


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Haitian Education and Leadership Program (HELP)
Disaster Relief Haiti
#1 Top Nonprofit

Moira recommends Haitian Education & Leadership Program because they provide scholarships to low-income students with high academic potential and achievement for higher education. She believes now more than ever it will be important to support this kind of work because…


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Union of Concerned Scientists
Bay Area Climate Change
#1 Top Nonprofit

The Union of Concerned Scientists is a nonprofit partnership of scientists and citizens combining rigorous scientific analysis, innovative policy development, and effective citizen advocacy to achieve practical environmental solutions.


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Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Bay Area Arts & Culture
#1 Top Nonprofit

Berkeley Repertory Theatre seeks to set a national standard for ambitious programming, engagement with its audiences and leadership within the community in which it resides.


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Raising A Reader
Bay Area Early Childhood Education
#1 Top Nonprofit

Raising A Reader’s mission is to engage parents in a routine of daily “book cuddling” with their children from birth to age five to foster healthy brain development, parent-child bonding, and early literacy skills critical for school success.


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Aspire Public Schools
Bay Area Middle-Secondary Education
#1 Top Nonprofit

Aspire Public Schools' mission is to enrich students' lives and reshape local public school systems by increasing the academic performance of California's diverse students, developing effective educators, and sharing successful practices with other forward-thinking educators.


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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
National Childhood Nutrition/Health
#1 Top Nonprofit

The mission of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is to improve the health and health care of all Americans. Our goal is clear: To help Americans lead healthier lives and get the care they need.


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National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
National Arts & Culture
#1 Top Nonprofit

The National Endowment for the Arts is a public agency dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education. Established by Congress in 1965 as an…


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National Skills Coalition
National Workforce Development
#1 Top Nonprofit

National Skills Coalition organizes broad-based coalitions seeking to raise the skills of America’s workers across a range of industries. We advocate for public policies that invest in what works, as informed by our members’ real-world expertise. And we communicate these…


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Guttmacher Institute
National Reproductive Health, Rights, & Justice
#1 Top Nonprofit

The Guttmacher Institute advances sexual and reproductive health through an interrelated program of social science research, policy analysis and public education designed to generate new ideas, encourage enlightened public debate and promote sound policy and program development.


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Bilquis Edhi Relief Foundation Inc
Disaster Relief Pakistan
#1 Top Nonprofit

<p>All experts recommended Edhi Foundation. Sania and Haamid recommended Edhi Foundation because it does a lot of great work including running shelter homes for orphans, operating the largest ambulance service in Pakistan, providing soup kitchens, and helping to bury the…


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Catholic Relief Services
Disaster Relief Indonesia
#1 Top Nonprofit

Charles recommend CRS because it is a large organization that has had a high impact in the past. CRS has been working in Indonesia since 1957. They provide supplies such as food and temporary shelter following disasters. Combining its expertise…


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Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti
Disaster Relief Haiti
#2 Top Nonprofit

Moira recommends IJDH because of its focus on the long term legal and human rights implications of the earthquake.<br><br> Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti fights for the human rights of Haiti’s poor, in court, on the streets, and…


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Sierra Club
Bay Area Climate Change
#2 Top Nonprofit

Sierra Club's mission is to explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth; To practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources; To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of…


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Intersection for the Arts
Bay Area Arts & Culture
#2 Top Nonprofit

Intersection pursues innovative models and strategies in order to assert the role that cultural space plays in building and re-building community. In fact, our work has always kept ever-evolving notions of "community" at its core. With the shifting dynamics of…


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Bay Area YMCAs
Bay Area Early Childhood Education
#2 Top Nonprofit

The National Council of YMCAs of the USA (YMCA of the USA) is the national resource office for the nation's YMCAs. Located in Chicago, with satellite offices across the country, the YMCA of the USA exists to serve YMCAs. America's…


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KIPP Bay Area
Bay Area Middle-Secondary Education
#2 Top Nonprofit

KIPP Bay Area Schools helps students develop the knowledge, skills, and character needed to succeed in college and the competitive world beyond by operating tuition-free, college-preparatory public charter schools in under-served neighborhoods.


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Center for Science in the Public Interest
National Childhood Nutrition/Health
#2 Top Nonprofit

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) is a consumer advocacy organization whose twin missions are to conduct innovative research and advocacy programs in health and nutrition, and to provide consumers with current, useful information about their health…


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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
National Education
#2 Top Nonprofit

Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation works to help all people lead healthy, productive lives. In developing countries, it focuses on improving people’s health and giving them the chance to…


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John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
National Arts & Culture
#2 Top Nonprofit

Since opening in 1971, the Kennedy Center has continued its efforts to fulfill his vision—presenting the greatest performers and performances from across America and around the world, nurturing new works and young artists, and serving the nation as a leader…


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CLASP
National Workforce Development
#2 Top Nonprofit

CLASP seeks to improve the lives of low-income people.


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Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA)
National Reproductive Health, Rights, & Justice
#2 Top Nonprofit

The mission of Planned Parenthood is to provide comprehensive reproductive and complementary health care services in settings which preserve and protect the essential privacy and rights of each individual, to advocate public policies which guarantee these rights and ensure access…


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Imran Khan Foundation
Disaster Relief Pakistan
#2 Top Nonprofit

Afiya recommended the Iran Khan Foundation because they deliver directly to the people affected by the flood. Imran Khan Foundation has sent 2,000 bags of wheat seeds for the flood-hit farmers. This is part of Irman Khan’s scheme to provide…


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Habitat for Humanity
Disaster Relief Indonesia
#2 Top Nonprofit

Charles recommended Habitat for Humanity because of the great work they do on providing housing for people in Indonesia. Habitat began operating in Indonesia in 1997, and currently works in 13 provinces. Their largest program was rebuilding after the 2004…


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KIPP Foundation
National Education
#3 Top Nonprofit

KIPP, the Knowledge is Power Program, is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools dedicated to preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life. There are currently 99 KIPP schools in 20 states and…


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Konbit Pou Aviti (KONPAY: Working Together for Haiti)
Disaster Relief Haiti
#3 Top Nonprofit

Moira believes that KONPAY has a strong infrastructure on the ground in Haiti. They are doing a great job at providing emergency relief in Jacmel, an area hit hard by the earthquake but cut off from most relief efforts that…


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ICLEI-Local Governments For Sustainability
Bay Area Climate Change
#3 Top Nonprofit

ICLEI is an international membership association of local governments dedicated to climate protection and sustainable development.


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Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Bay Area Arts & Culture
#3 Top Nonprofit

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts presents contemporary art from the Bay Area and around the world that reflects the profound issues and ideas of our time, expands the boundaries of artistic practice, and celebrates the diversity of human experience…


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Kidango
Bay Area Early Childhood Education
#3 Top Nonprofit

Kidango continuously works to improve our programs and expand our services to fulfill our mission of inspiring children, empowering families and building stronger communities.


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New Leaders
Bay Area Middle-Secondary Education
#3 Top Nonprofit

Our mission is to ensure high academic achievement for all children, especially students in poverty and students of color, by developing transformational school leaders and advancing the policies and practices that allow great leaders to succeed.



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