Children

A Child's Right

The mission of A Child's Right is to change the lives and improve the health of vulnerable children around the world by providing clean, safe, purified water to orphanages, street shelters, rescue homes, schools and children's hospitals.

Address: 
1127 Broadway, Suite 102
Tacoma, WA 98402
United States
First Name: 
Aaron
Last Name: 
Walling
Position: 
Programs
Phone Number: 
(253) 327-1707
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
International
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Sustainable Cambodia

Sustainable Cambodia is a grass-roots, volunteer-based, Rotary-supported not-for-profit organization working with the residents of rural Cambodian villages to help them achieve sustainability and self-sufficiency through wells, irrigation systems, schools, training and empowerment.

Address: 
101 SE 2nd Place Suite 201B
Gainesville, FL 32601
United States
First Name: 
Susan
Last Name: 
Mastin
Position: 
Co-founder, Volunteer Director, Secy/Treasurer
Phone Number: 
352-371-2075
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
International

Enrich the World

Enriching lives and the world around us through Education, Nature, Research, Innovation, and Community to inspire Hope for a better future

Address: 
1580 Westbrook Plaza Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
United States
First Name: 
Thomas
Last Name: 
Kraeger
Position: 
Kraeger
Phone Number: 
336-462-9661
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
International

Trips for Kids

"Operating in the United States, Canada and Israel, Trips For Kids® (TFK®) has opened the world of cycling to over 60,000 at-risk youth through mountain bike rides and Earn-A-Bike programs. The more than sixty Trips For Kids chapters we support combine lessons in personal responsibility, achievement and environmental awareness through the development of practical skills, and the simple act of having fun. "

Address: 
138 Sunnyside
Mill Valley, CA 94941
United States
First Name: 
Marilyn
Last Name: 
Price
Position: 
Director
Phone Number: 
415-458-2986
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
Israel
Location: 
Local

Real Options for City Kids (ROCK)

"Real Options for City Kids (ROCK) is dedicated to nurturing the healthy development of children by listening attentively to their needs and by providing opportunities to those who might not otherwise have access. ROCK aims to promote the positive development and long-term success of the youth that it serves through a combination of in-school and afterschool learning enrichment, sports and fitness, leadership training and outdoor adventure opportunities. ROCK's programs are designed to serve girls and boys, ages 6-17, who live in or attend school in San Francisco's Visitacion Valley."

Address: 
590 Leland Ave
San Fracisco, CA 94134
United States
First Name: 
Teodora
Last Name: 
Ildefonzo-Olmo
Position: 
Director of Programs
Phone Number: 
415-333-4001
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
Local

Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY)

"Fresh Lifelines for Youth helps teens in trouble learn to make healthy decisions. The organization provides at-risk and disadvantaged youth with vital information regarding the decisions they make in their lives. We provide well-trained mentors who listen. And FLY gives its graduates the opportunity to advance to a leadership program where they use their knowledge and skills to give back to their communities. One of FLY's programs, a year-long one, has a striking 85% success rate. All at one tenth the cost of incarceration." (from FLY website)

Address: 
120 W Mission St
San Jose, CA 95110
United States
First Name: 
Jenna
Last Name: 
Boitano
Position: 
Director of Community Resources
Phone Number: 
(408) 504-7703
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
Local

Canal Alliance

"Canal Alliance is a comprehensive community resource center that develops self-sufficiency and leadership in Marin’s low-income immigrant populations through access to health and social services, youth development, economic security, and citizenship.

Our services include:
Academic and leadership training for youth and family empowerment through case management
- Support Groups for Victims of Domestic Violence
- English as a Second Language classes
- Small business training
- Technology training
- Immigration legal services

Address: 
91 Larkspur St
San Rafael, CA 94901
United States
First Name: 
Janice
Last Name: 
Vela
Position: 
Development Director
Phone Number: 
415-306-0415
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
Local

The Art of Yoga Project

"The Art of Yoga Project is designed to help girls in the juvenile justice system by focusing on early intervention and preparing girls for a positive future. Our long-term vision is that the Art of Yoga Project’s Yoga and Creative Arts Curriculum will be nationally and internationally recognized as a valid and effective treatment for at-risk adolescent girls, particularly girls in the juvenile justice system. We aspire to become leaders in revolutionizing the rehabilitation of girls and continue partnerships with innovative programs such as the Margaret J.

Address: 
555 Bryant St. #232
Palo Alto, CA 94301
United States
First Name: 
Lisa
Last Name: 
Pedersen
Position: 
Executive Director
Phone Number: 
650-996-1904
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
Local

International Rescue Committee

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster.

At work today in over 40 countries and in 22 U.S. cities, the IRC restores safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.

Address: 
122 East 42nt St
New York, NY 10168
United States
First Name: 
Richard
Last Name: 
Brennan
Position: 
Health Director
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
International

Seeking Common Ground

Seeking Common Ground is an international nonpartisan non-profit organization (NGO) based in Denver, Colorado. Our mission is to build peaceful communities worldwide—we connect and inspire young leaders, provide them with the skills to become agents for social change, and empower them to transform their communities. SCG’s ‘people-to-people’ programs offer individuals the skills to communicate through conflict, transform antagonistic relationships into partnerships, and recognize within themselves the capacity to effect positive change personally, locally and globally.

Address: 
P.O Box 101958
Denver, CO 80250
United States
First Name: 
Melodye
Last Name: 
Feldman
Position: 
Founder and Executive Director
Phone Number: 
(303) 691-2393
Community Served: 
General Community Organization
Location: 
National
Location: 
International