Code.org is a non-profit dedicated to expanding access to computer science, and increasing participation by women and underrepresented minorities. Our vision is that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science, just like biology, chemistry or algebra. Code.org organizes the annual Hour of Code campaign which has engaged 10% of all students in the world, and provides the leading curriculum professional development for K-12 computer science in the largest schools districts in the United States.
America SCORES inspires urban youth to lead healthy lives, be engaged students, and have the confidence and character to make a difference in the world. America SCORES partners with urban schools to provide a high quality, team-based program that integrates soccer, poetry and service-learning. Our innovative approach improves students’ health, academic achievement and civic engagement.
The mission of the American Cancer Society is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. As we all know too well, when cancer strikes, it hits from all sides. That’s why we’re committed to attacking cancer from every angle. We offer comprehensive support for those facing cancer – things like our 24/7 cancer help line, free lodging near treatment, and free rides to chemo.
With the help of supporters everywhere we ...
Together, we are stronger than cancer.
Learn more at cancer.org or by calling us at 1-800-227-2345.
City Year is dedicated to helping students and schools succeed. Diverse teams of City Year AmeriCorps members provide high-impact student, classroom and school-wide supports to help students stay in school and on track to graduate from high school, ready for college and career success.
A recent third party study shows that schools that partner with City Year were up to 2-3 times more likely to improve on Math and English assessments. A proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network, City Year is funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service, local school districts, and private philanthropy from corporations, foundations and individuals. Learn more at www.cityyear.org, City Year’s Facebook page, and on Twitter.
Clean Water Fund is a national organization with locally-staffed environmental programs operating from 20 offices in 12 states and the District of Columbia.
FAST is focused on one goal: developing treatments for, and ultimately curing, Angelman Syndrome. Your involvement is critical in helping us reach this goal as quickly as possible. Whether you are looking to donate or fundraise, there are countless ways you can help us cure Angelman Syndrome. To learn more, please visit www.cureangelman.org.
Girls Who Code was founded in 2012 to close the gender gap in the computing fields. Mobilizing leading executives, educators, and engineers, Girls Who Code developed a new model of computer science education designed to inspire, educate, and equip girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in the field. In just two years, Girls Who Code has already begun to move the needle: through rapid iteration and expansion of our signature Summer Immersion Program and highly-scalable Girls Who Code Clubs, Girls Who Code has delivered 3,000+ hours of instruction to 1,000+ girls nationwide. Our programs have earned support from CEOs of top Fortune 500 companies, engaged more than 700 industry professionals, delivered among the most robust dataset on computer science education, and been featured in 100+ publications, from The New York Times to The Today Show.
Grameen Foundation helps the world’s poorest people reach their full potential, connecting their determination and skills with the resources they need. We provide access to essential financial services and information on agriculture and health. Your donation will help change the lives for poor women and families around the world by supporting our mission to enable the poor, especially the poorest, to create a world without poverty.
Habitat for Humanity helps families to break the cycle of poverty and build long-term financial security. Habitat’s affordable, non-profit house payments free up money for food, child care, medicine, and other necessities. And research has shown that decent housing improves health, increases children’s educational achievement and strengthens community ties. Thanks to your support, Habitat is transforming the lives of more than 1 million people around the world.
Huntsman Cancer Foundation’s (HCF) sole purpose is to raise funds to support the mission of Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) – to understand cancer from its beginnings, to use that knowledge in the creation and improvement of cancer treatments, to relieve the suffering of cancer patients, and to provide education about cancer risk, prevention, and care.
Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) is part of the University of Utah Health Care system. HCI is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, which means it meets the highest standards for cancer care and research and receives support for its scientific endeavors. Learn more about our Cancer Center Research Programs. HCI is also a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), a not-for- profit alliance of the world’s leading cancer centers. NCCN is dedicated to improving the quality and effectiveness of care provided to patients with cancer.
100% of all donations made to HCF go directly to fund the life-saving research being conducted at HCI.
InSTEDD has a unique offering — we design and use open source technology tools to help partners improve collaboration, information flow and knowledge sharing to better deliver critical services to vulnerable populations. With long term sustainability in mind, our interdisciplinary team of public health experts, scientists, and software engineers help build local capacity to solve critical health, safety and sustainable development problems. We are committed to evaluating the impact of our programs, documenting best practices, and sharing the results of our work.
As a leading international authority on public health, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is dedicated to protecting health and saving lives. Every day, the School works to keep millions safe from illness and injury by pioneering new research, deploying its knowledge and expertise in the field, and educating tomorrow's scientists and practitioners in the global defense of human life. Founded in 1916 as part of the Johns Hopkins University, the Bloomberg School of Public Health is the world's oldest and largest independent school of public health, with over 2,000 students from 78 countries. Visit http://www.jhsph.edu for more information.
With the KARMAKARMA Card you can see and track all the social impacts you are doing in the world! Choose from 150+ tangible social impacts such as Feeding a rescued puppy, Planting a tree or Giving a child in need a meal. Spread your KARMA around the world and create a real difference.
Long Live the Kings (LLTK) is a non-profit organization committed to restoring wild salmon and steelhead to the waters of the Pacific Northwest. Since our founding in 1986, LLTK has created and delivered projects designed to conserve wild salmon and support sustainable fisheries. A keystone of our region's economy and culture as well as our ecology, salmon are threatened by the loss of habitat, over-harvest, and short-sighted hatchery management. Climate change and a growing human population have accelerated the salmon's decline.
Chartered by Congress in 1967, the National Park Foundation— official philanthropic partner of the National Park Service —works on behalf of America’s more than 400 national parks and their programs, safeguarding our heritage, and inspiring generations of national park enthusiasts. The National Park Foundation carries forth a legacy of support that began more than a century ago, when private citizens took action to establish and protect our treasured national parks. The Foundation fulfills its mission in partnership with the National Park Service and with countless affiliated local park Friends Groups, funding programs that promote leadership and innovation in conservation and preservation, educate youth and adults alike, encourage volunteerism, enhance the park visitor experience, and connect diverse communities to our shared heritage. *
Any donation made to National Park Foundation through this company will be made anonymously.
(RED) was founded in 2006 by Bono and Bobby Shriver to engage businesses and people in the fight against AIDS. (RED) partners with the world’s most iconic brands who contribute up to 50% of profits from (RED)-branded goods and services to the Global Fund. (RED) Proud Partners include: Apple, Starbucks, Galaxy Chocolate (UK), The Coca-Cola Company, Bank of America, Beats by Dr. Dre, Belvedere, Claro, SAP, Telcel and Live Nation Entertainment. (RED) Special Edition partners include: aden+anais, Jonathan Adler, Theory, HEAD, Kidrobot, Mophie, Sir Richard's Condom Company, Square, Girl Skateboards, Bottletop, Fatboy USA and Bed Bath & Beyond.
To date, (RED) has generated more than $300 million for the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, to support HIV/AIDS grants in Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania and Zambia. 100 percent of that money goes to work on the ground – no overhead is taken. Global Fund grants that (RED) supports have impacted more than 55 million people with prevention, treatment, counseling, HIV testing and care services.
(RED) is a division of The ONE Campaign. Learn more at www.red.org.
As a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, Ride 2 Recovery (R2R) provides physical and mental rehabilitation for our nation’s injured veterans with cycling as the core activity. As a part of the program, service men and women are provided bikes to use, mechanical support, food, lodging and extracurricular activities. Bikes are adapted and customized to fit the individual needs of our healing heroes. R2R supports military and veteran programs with this unique mental and physical rehab program for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI),concussions, and other brain and spinal injuries.
The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. This gives them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Through the power of sports, people with intellectual disabilities discover new strengths and abilities, skills and success. Special Olympics athletes find joy, confidence and fulfillment -- on the playing field and in life. They also inspire people in their communities and elsewhere to open their hearts to a wider world of human talents and potential.
There are as many as 200 million people with intellectual disabilities around the world. Our goal is to reach out to every one of them – and their families as well. Special Olympics does this through a wide range of trainings, competitions, health exams and fund-raising events. We also create opportunities for families, community members, local leaders, businesses, law enforcement, celebrities, dignitaries and others to band together to change attitudes and support athletes.
In addition to providing opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities, Special Olympics is raising awareness about the abilities of all people. At the same time, Special Olympics brings together people with and without intellectual disabilities to see and take part in the transformative power of sports.
The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. We address the most pressing conservation threats at the largest scale and envision a world where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.
With the support of more than 1 million members, the Conservancy has built a tremendous record of success since its founding in 1951. Specifically, the Conservancy has protected more than 119 million acres of land and thousands of miles of rivers worldwide, works in 69 countries protecting habitats from grasslands to coral reefs, and addresses threats to conservation involving climate change, fresh water, oceans and conservation lands.
The World of Children Award sets the standard of excellence in child advocacy by discovering and elevating people who improve the lives of vulnerable children. Each year we search the globe for amazing child advocates, we honor them with an Award, and we support their programs serving vulnerable children by sharing donations from generous people like you. http://worldofchildren.org.