Top Nonprofits tagged with research


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World Wildlife Fund
National Climate Change
#8 Top Nonprofit

The World Wildlife Fund's mission is the conservation of nature. Using the best available scientific knowledge, they work to preserve the diversity and abundance of life on Earth and the health of ecological systems by protecting natural areas and wild…


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Pew Charitable Trusts
National Criminal Justice
#8 Top Nonprofit

The Pew Charitable Trusts is driven by the power of knowledge to solve today’s most challenging problems. Pew applies a rigorous, analytical approach to improve public policy, inform the public, and stimulate civic life.


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Minnesota Minority Education Partnership
Minnesota Educational Support for At-Risk Youth
#8 Top Nonprofit

Minnesota Minority Education Partnership, Inc., is a nonprofit collaborative, founded in 1987, that seeks to increase the success of students of color and American Indian students in Minnesota schools, colleges, and universities.


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Equal Justice Initiative of Alabama (EJI) (Alabama)
Local Criminal Justice
#8 Top Nonprofit

A nonprofit organization providing legal representation to indigent defendants and prisoners denied fair and just treatment in the legal system.


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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) (Pancreatic Cancer)
National Cancer
#8 Top Nonprofit

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer.


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National Council for Workforce Education
National Workforce Development
#8 Top Nonprofit

The National Council for Workforce Education is committed to promoting excellence and growth in workforce education. As an affiliate council of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), NCWE provides a national forum for administrators and faculty in workforce education…


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PATH (Program for Appropriate Technology in Health)
International Water, Sanitation, & Hygiene
#8 Top Nonprofit

PATH is an international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation. We take an entrepreneurial approach to developing and delivering high-impact, low-cost solutions, from lifesaving vaccines to collaborative programs with communities. Through our work in more than 70 countries,…


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Campaign for Youth Justice
National At-Risk Youth
#9 Top Nonprofit

The Campaign for Youth Justice (CFYJ) is a national campaign dedicated to ending the practice of trying, sentencing and incarcerating children under 18 in the adult criminal justice system. The strategic goals of CFYJ are to reduce the number of…


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The Nature Conservancy
National Climate Change
#9 Top Nonprofit

The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to preserve the plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.


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National Committee For the Prevention of Elder Abuse (NCPEA)
National Aging
#9 Top Nonprofit

The mission of NCPEA is to prevent abuse, neglect, and exploitation of older persons and adults with disabilities through research, advocacy, public and professional awareness, interdisciplinary exchange, and coalition building.


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Justice Policy Institute
National Criminal Justice
#9 Top Nonprofit

Our mission is to reduce the use of incarceration and the justice system and promote policies that improve the well-being of all people and communities.


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Fight Colorectal Cancer (Colorectal Cancer Coalition) (Colorectal Cancer)
National Cancer
#9 Top Nonprofit

Fight Colorectal Cancer is the leading colorectal cancer advocacy organization in Washington, DC, empowering survivors to raise their voices, training advocates around the country, and educating lawmakers and pushing them for better policies.


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Reproductive Health Technologies Project
National Reproductive Health, Rights, & Justice
#9 Top Nonprofit

The mission of the Reproductive Health Technologies Project is to advance the ability of every woman of any age to achieve full reproductive freedom with access to the safest, most effective, appropriate and acceptable technologies for ensuring her own health…


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ChangeLab Solutions
National Childhood Nutrition/Health
#9 Top Nonprofit

<p>At ChangeLab Solutions (formerly Public Health Law & Policy), we believe achieving the common good means everyone has:<br> <p> Nourishing food<br> Safe places to live and play <br> Plenty of opportunities to bike, walk, or take transit <br> Fresh water…


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Achieve
National Education
#9 Top Nonprofit

Achieve is leading the effort to make college and career readiness a national priority so that the transition from high school graduation to postsecondary education and careers is seamless.


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The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL)
National Workforce Development
#9 Top Nonprofit

CAEL pioneers learning strategies for individuals and organizations. We advance lifelong learning in partnership with educational institutions, employers, labor organizations, government, and communities. CAEL works to remove policy and organizational barriers to learning opportunities, identifies and disseminates effective practices, and…


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Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES)
National Climate Change
#9 Top Nonprofit

Launched in November 2011, C2ES is the successor to the Pew Center on Global Climate Change, long recognized in the United States and abroad as an influential and pragmatic voice on climate issues. The Pew Center’s founder, Eileen Claussen, and…


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UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health
National Reproductive Health, Rights, & Justice
#9 Top Nonprofit

The UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health was formed in 1999 to address the health, social, and economic consequences of sex and reproduction through research and training in contraception, family planning, and STIs. The Bixby Center strives to develop…


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Mercy for Animals
National Animal Welfare, Rights, & Protection
#10 Top Nonprofit

Mercy For Animals works to be a voice for animals through proactive consumer education. MFA focuses on farmed animal advocacy and promoting cruelty-free food choices.


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National Organization on Disability (NOD)
National People with Disabilities
#10 Top Nonprofit

The National Organization on Disability (NOD) is a private, non-profit organization that promotes the full participation of America’s 54 million people with disabilities in all aspects of life. In 2006 we narrowed our focus to increasing employment opportunities for the…


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Williams Institute
National LGBT Equality and Support
#10 Top Nonprofit

The Williams Institute is dedicated to conducting rigorous, independent research on sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy. A national think tank at UCLA Law, the Williams Institute produces high-quality research with real-world relevance and disseminates it to…


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Center for Biological Diversity
Bay Area Climate Change
#10 Top Nonprofit

The Center for Biological Diversity believes that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature — to the existence in the world of a vast diversity of wild animals and plants. Because diversity has intrinsic value, and because its loss impoverishes society, they work…


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Prevention Institute
National Childhood Nutrition/Health
#10 Top Nonprofit

Prevention Institute was founded in 1997 to serve as a focal point for primary prevention practice—promoting policies, organizational practices, and collaborative efforts that improve health and quality of life. As a national non-profit organization, we are committed to preventing illness…


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Dance USA
National Arts & Culture
#10 Top Nonprofit

Dance/USA sustains and advances professional dance by addressing the needs, concerns, and interests of dance artists, administrators, and organizations. By providing services and national leadership, Dance/USA enhances the infrastructure for dance creation, education, and performance.


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Seedco
National Workforce Development
#10 Top Nonprofit

Seedco is a national non profit organization that helps low-income people and communities move toward economic prosperity.


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World Institute on Disability (WID)
National People with Disabilities
#11 Top Nonprofit

The World Institute on Disability works to advance the human and civil rights of people with disabilities through research, training, advocacy and public education. An internationally recognized public policy center organized by and for people with disabilities, WID emphasizes social…


Civic-ventures
Civic Ventures
National Aging
#11 Top Nonprofit

Civic Ventures is a think tank on boomers, work and social purpose. Through an inventive program portfolio, original research, strategic alliances and the power of people’s life stories, Civic Ventures demonstrates the value of experience in solving serious social problems…


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Campaign for Youth Justice
National Criminal Justice
#11 Top Nonprofit

The mission of the Campaign for Youth Justice is to end the practice of prosecuting, sentencing and incarcerating youth (under 18) in the adult criminal justice system. CFYJ also seeks to promote research-based, developmentally-appropriate rehabilitative programs and services for youth…


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Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC United)
National Workforce Development
#11 Top Nonprofit

The mission of the Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC) United is to improve wages and working conditions for the nation's restaurant workforce.


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Action for Healthy Kids
National Childhood Nutrition/Health
#11 Top Nonprofit

To engage diverse organizations, leaders and volunteers in actions that foster sound nutrition and good physical activity in children, youth and schools.



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