GirlTrek is the largest public health nonprofit for African-American women and girls in the United States. With nearly 100,000 neighborhood walkers, GirlTrek encourages women to use walking as a practical first step to inspire healthy living, families, and communities. As women organize walking teams, they mobilize community members to support monthly advocacy efforts and lead a civil rights-inspired health movement.
GreenFaith is an interfaith coalition for the environment. We work with houses of worship, religious schools and people of all faiths to help them become better environmental stewards. GreenFaith’s mission is to inspire, educate and mobilize people of diverse religious backgrounds for environmental leadership.
The Faith Matters Network centers the voices of leaders who have traditionally been pushed to the margins of religious narratives. It is a people of color led collective working to equip 21st century faith leaders with the tools to build healthy, equitable communities.
We aim to repair the breach in our interpersonal relationships across political, ideological, and identity differences, leading to more civil discourse. And, we plan to do it in the most nourishing way we know – over supper!
Camp To Belong (CTB) is an international non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to reuniting brothers and sisters who have become separated in foster care through a week of camp in the summer and other events throughout the year.
Safe Families for Children surrounds families in crisis with caring, compassionate community. We are a volunteer-driven nonprofit that provides hope and support to families in our local communities. Located in 70 cities across the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and beyond, we are motivated by faith to keep children safe and families intact.
We believe that the academic achievement gap in U.S. public education can be closed in our lifetimes, but only if people of faith open their hearts, roll up their sleeves, and get to work on behalf of students.
An innovative digital platform for social change, the Peace First Challenge invites young people (13 – 24) from across the globe to identify a critical issue in their community and then puts project design tools, caring adult mentors, and small start-up grants into their hands to imagine and implement compassionate solutions to our globe’s most urgent problems.
Too many people are dying in a way they wouldn’t choose, and too many of their loved ones are left feeling bereaved, guilty, and uncertain. The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care. We believe that the place for this to begin is at the kitchen table—not in the intensive care unit—with the people we love, before it’s too late.
Miracle Messages is a nonprofit on a mission to end relational poverty on our streets. Volunteers record short messages from their homeless neighbors to their loved ones. Then, over 1,000 digital detectives attempt to deliver the Miracle Message via social media. To end homelessness, we must rebuild social homes as much as affordable housing. Miracle Messages reunites the homeless with their loved ones, and the rest of us as their neighbors. Our goal is to end relational poverty on our streets.
We make voting easy. We make sure you always know when elections are happening, and have the information you need to vote with confidence. Sign up to receive election reminders, get registered to vote, & apply for your absentee ballot!
Public Lab is a community where you can learn how to investigate environmental concerns. Using inexpensive DIY techniques, we seek to change how people see the world in environmental, social, and political terms.
The Campaign for Hospitality invites the Jesuit and broader Catholic network in the United States and Canada to get to know people in our countries with recent stories of migration. Together, we will reflect on our common human dignity and values to create more welcoming communities and nations. Campaign members (schools, parishes, communities, individuals, etc.) commit to engaging in at least one encounter, understand, and action opportunity each year.
Welcoming America leads a movement of inclusive communities becoming more prosperous by making everyone feel like they belong. We believe that all people, including immigrants, are valued contributors who are vital to the success of our communities and shared future.
A project of Stephen Wise Free Synagogue in New York, The Greenhouse is a platform for teen-led social innovation. The Greenhouse cultivates the next generation of social innovators, change agents, and entrepreneurs through immersive experiences that introduce new knowledge and place universal values and current world issues into a Jewish context.
Our mission is to mobilize and equip churches in D.C. to collectively meet the city’s housing needs. We aim to answer the question of how to help in the housing sphere and make connections between churches doing this work. We provide opportunities for these churches to come together, assess their resources, and discern what part they can play.