Top Nonprofits tagged with national


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Teach-for-america
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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Lambda Legal
National LGBT Equality and Support
#1 Top Nonprofit

At Lambda Legal, we imagine a world without discrimination and inequality, and we work to achieve that vision every day. We make the case for equality in the nation’s courts and in the court of public opinion. The work we…


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Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
National Climate Change
#1 Top Nonprofit

The Natural Resources Defense Council's purpose is to safeguard the Earth. They work to restore the integrity of the elements that sustain life and to defend endangered natural places. They seek to establish sustainability and good stewardship of the Earth…


Accion
Accion
International Microfinance
#1 Top Nonprofit

Accion's mission is to give people the financial tools they need to improve thier lives.


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

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


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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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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…


Guttmacher-institute
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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Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
National Climate Change
#1 Top Nonprofit

The Natural Resources Defense Council's purpose is to safeguard the Earth: its people, its plants and animals and the natural systems on which all life depends.<br> We work to restore the integrity of the elements that sustain life -- air,…


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Creative Capital Foundation
National Arts & Culture
#1 Top Nonprofit

Creative Capital supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding,
counsel and career development services. Our pioneering approach—inspired by venture-capital
principles—helps artists working in all creative disciplines realize their visions and build sustainable
practices. Creative Capital provides each funded project with…


Brac
BRAC
International Microfinance
#1 Top Nonprofit

BRAC's mission is to empower people and communities in situations of poverty, illiteracy, disease and social injustice. Our interventions aim to achieve large scale, positive changes through economic and social programmes that enable men and women to realise their potential.


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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
National Education
#1 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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American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
National LGBT Equality and Support
#2 Top Nonprofit

The American Civil Liberties Union is our nation's guardian of liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States.


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Union of Concerned Scientists
National Climate Change
#2 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. We seek to ensure that all people have clean air, energy,…


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National Council on the Aging (NCOA)
National Aging
#2 Top Nonprofit

NCOA's mission is to improve the lives of millions of older adults, especially those who are vulnerable and disadvantaged.


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Grameen Foundation
International Microfinance
#2 Top Nonprofit

Grameen Foundation's mission is to enable the poor, especially the poorest, to create a world without poverty.


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Center for Reproductive Rights
National Reproductive Health, Rights, & Justice
#2 Top Nonprofit

The Center for Reproductive Rights uses the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill.


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The Aspen Institute
National Workforce Development
#2 Top Nonprofit

AspenWSI‘s mission is to help low-income Americans gain ground in today’s labor market by informing public policy, investors, and leaders in the workforce development field.


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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…


Clasp
CLASP
National Workforce Development
#2 Top Nonprofit

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


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350.org
National Climate Change
#2 Top Nonprofit

350.org is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. <p>350 means climate safety. To preserve our planet, scientists tell us we must reduce the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere from its current level of 394 parts…


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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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Americans for the Arts
National Arts & Culture
#2 Top Nonprofit

The mission of Americans for the Arts is to serve, advance, and lead the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America.


Grameen-foundation
Grameen Foundation
International Microfinance
#2 Top Nonprofit

Grameen Foundation's mission is to enable the poor, especially the poorest, to create a world without poverty.


Kipp
Kipp
National Education
#2 Top Nonprofit

Since our founding, it has been our core belief that all students, regardless of their zip code or demographics, will learn and achieve. We are committed to serving the students who need us most and refuse to accept anything less…


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Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
National LGBT Equality and Support
#3 Top Nonprofit

The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. <p> We believe that such an atmosphere engenders a positive sense of…



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