Our Nonprofit Projects
A Way Home America Modeled largely after A Way Home Canada, AWHA seeks to eliminate youth and young adult homelessness by 2020.
ACEs Connection Network ACEs Connection is a social network that accelerates the global movement toward recognizing the impact of adverse childhood experiences in shaping adult behavior and health, and reforming all communities and institutions -- from schools to prisons to hospitals and churches -- to help heal and develop resilience rather than to continue to traumatize already traumatized people.
Active Living By Design Active Living By Design creates community-led change by working with local, state and national partners to build a culture of active living and healthy eating. All communities are healthy communities where routine physical activity and healthy eating are accessible, easy and affordable to everyone.
Ada Developers Academy Ada Developers Academy is a year-long intensive training program for women transitioning into software development, located in Seattle, Washington. Ada Developers Academy offers one of the most comprehensive developer training programs available: seven months of full-time classroom instruction plus five months of on-the-ground training ensures our graduates thrive in their careers as developers. Ada is tuition-free and is supported by the tech community, public funding, and individual donors.
Anansi Health Anansi Health integrates community health workers into health delivery teams to care for the most vulnerable individuals living in the most vulnerable US communities. We create sustainable jobs, strengthen community health delivery systems, and bring improved health while reducing unnecessary healthcare spending.
Blue Butterfly Collaborative Blue Butterfly Collaborative uses the appeal, power, and impact of children’s media to advance international development aims. We support the execution of large-scale, evidence-based education projects in areas of need throughout the world. Using a highly flexible project management model, we build in-country capacity to manage, develop, distribute, and evaluate high-quality media to catalyze positive change in children's attitudes, knowledge, and behavior.
Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness is a city-wide partnership that is dedicated to improve community health through a comprehensive approach addressing issues related to equity in our food and fitness environments.
BUILD Initiative BUILD’s work and its vision of comprehensive early childhood development systems is at the center of an emerging and vibrant state-based policy movement in the early childhood development field.
Building Movement Project The Building Movement Project develops research, tools, training materials and opportunities for partnership that bolster nonprofit organizations’ ability to support the voice and power of the people they serve. For over a decade, BMP has been advancing the potential for nonprofit organizations to have an impact in building movements for progressive social change. We help organizations to align their social justice principles with their operating practices. Visit their website
Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood supports parents’ efforts to raise healthy families by limiting commercial access to children and ending the exploitive practice of child-targeted marketing.
Center to Support Immigrant Organizing The mission of the Center to Support Immigrant Organizing (CSIO) is to support and help develop the work of individuals, groups, organizations and communities dedicated to organizing immigrants around the issues that affect their lives.
Commonwealth Seminar The Commonwealth Seminar (MassCS) exists to open the doors of the State House to diverse leaders. They fulfill that mission by providing legislative training, networking opportunities with top policymakers and access to public service job opportunities for diverse leaders in Massachusetts.
Community Boat Building Community Boat Building brings real world experiences and academic skills together to excite students about learning. We offer a year-round schedule of experiential learning opportunities, from learning how to chart a course, to an oral history of descendants of African Americans who were involved in the maritime industry, to building a boat.
Community Votes Community Votes partners with community-based social service organizations to conduct nonpartisan voter mobilization so more underrepresented citizens participate in our democracy. Donate now. Visit their website.
Connecticut School Finance Project The way that Connecticut funds its schools is broken. It's unfair to kids and taxpayers, and it doesn't work for many schools, towns and cities. The amount of money a school gets is not based on the needs of the kids who go to that school, and the amount taxpayers must pay to support education is are very different in each town. Some schools have what they need to educate kids, and others don't have textbooks for every child.