Non-profits | Charities

Help by donating to any of the non-profits or charities below.

ACLU  | The American Civil Liberties Union is a non-profit organization whose stated mission is “to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States


Technology

Notimpossible – About |

Founded on the principle of Technology for the Sake of Humanity, Not Impossible Labs LLC is a one-of-a-kind, award winning technology incubator and content studio dedicated to changing the world through technology and story.

Black Girls Code – About | Black Girls Code is a not-for-profit organization that focuses on providing technology education for African-American girls.

Girls Who Code – About | Girls Who Code is a nonprofit organization which aims to support and increases the number of women in computer science. The organization runs summer programs which teach computing and programming skills to high school girls.

CodeAbout | Code.org is a non-profit organization and eponymous website led by Hadi Partovi that aims to encourage people, particularly school students in the United States, to learn computer science.

Free Code CampAbout | An open source community of people who learn to code and help nonprofits.

Join The League About | The LEAGUE of Amazing Programmers is an after-school program that teaches real Java to kids, a Wintriss Technical Schools campus.

Engineers Without Borders USA –About | UK –About | Engineers Without Borders – USA is a non-profit humanitarian organization established to partner with developing communities worldwide in order to improve their quality of life.


Science and Health

UrbanpathwaysAbout |Urban Pathways serves as the first point of contact for homeless New Yorkers. We engage individuals “where they are at” through our strong network of services to help individuals move into housing and minimize the likelihood of ever returning to the streets.

The Breast Cancer Research FoundationAbout | The mission of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation is to prevent and cure breast cancer by advancing the world’s most promising research.

Given Limb Foundation – About | The Given Limb Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of veterans and other individuals with amputations or diminished use of their limbs.

American Liver Foundation. Your Liver. Your Life. | About | The American Liver Foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes liver health and disease prevention.

NIHAbout | The National Institutes of Health campus is located in Bethesda, Maryland. Most of the institute’s house their Divisions of Intramural Research on this campus spread out among various buildings.

Planned Parenthood Global:: Planned Parenthood – AboutPlanned Parenthood Global, the international division of Planned Parenthood Federation of America.

AIDS Vaccine Fund – About | IAVI is a global not-for-profit organization whose mission is to ensure the development of safe, effective, accessible preventive AIDS vaccines for use throughout the world.

Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières USAAbout | An independent international medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics and natural disasters in more than 70 countries.

EcoHealth AllianceAbout | EcoHealth Alliance leads cutting-edge research into the critical connections between human and wildlife health and delicate ecosystems.

Space Foundation – About | Space Foundation is a Colorado-based nonprofit organization that advocates for all sectors of the global space industry through space awareness activities, educational programs, and major industry events. It was founded in 1983.

The Planetary Society | The Planetary Society is an American internationally active non-governmental, nonprofit foundation. It is involved in research, public outreach, and political advocacy for engineering projects related.

PETAAbout | People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is an American animal rights organization based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president.

Simons Foundation | About The Simons Foundation’s mission is to advance the frontiers of research in mathematics and the basic sciences.


Gaming For Good

Childs play charity – About | Child’s Play is a charitable organization that donates toys and games to children’s hospitals worldwide. It was founded in 2003 by Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins, authors of the popular video games-related webcomic Penny Arcade.

Extra-Life About | Extra Life is a fundraising event, the proceeds of which go to branches of the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. 100% of all donations go directly to the hospitals.

Games Done QuickAbout |Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ) and Summer Games Done Quick (SGDQ) are two annual video game speedrun charity marathons held in the United States.

Able gamersAbout | The AbleGamers Foundation (also known as The AbleGamers Charity) is a leading nonprofit organization and foundation dedicated to bringing greater accessibility in the video game space so people with disabilities can gain a greater quality of life through developing a rich social life that gaming can bring.

ST JUDE Play > Live – AboutSt. Jude PLAY LIVE is a charity video game event that raises money and awareness for the kids of St. Jude.

Humble Bundle – About | Humble Bundle, Inc. is a digital storefront for video games, which grew out of its original offering of Humble Bundles, collections of games sold at a price determined by the purchaser and with a portion of the price going towards charity and the rest split between the game developers.

Gamers forgivingAbout | Game for a Cause. Play and compete for charity at one of Michigan’s largest gaming events.

Special effect | SpecialEffect is a UK based charity which uses video games and technology to enhance the quality of life of people with disabilities.

G2A save the children | G2A donates 1$ for every $25,000 / up to $25K.

Stream against hunger | Live Streaming to Save Lives! Action Against Hunger is challenging you to be involved in the next step against global hunger.


TOP 100 NONPROFITS ON THE WEB – via top nonprofits

Rank Org Name Avg Rank (Web, Social, Trust)
1 American Civil Liberties Union Foundation 14.30
2 Do Something 38.30
3 Andrew Wommack Ministries 39.30
4 Khan Academy 51.00
5 GlobalGiving 51.00
6 DonorsChoose.org 54.30
7 350.org 58.30
8 The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International 59.30
9 Planned Parenthood Federation of America 61.00
10 American Heart Association 62.30
11 World Resources Institute 64.00
12 Conservation International 66.30
13 Natural Resources Defense Council 67.70
14 FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform 68.70
15 The ALS Association, National Office 73.30
16 Center for Biological Diversity 75.30
17 The Museum of Modern Art 76.70
18 charity: water 81.70
19 Human Rights Watch 85.70
20 Kiva 86.30
21 The Climate Reality Project 89.70
22 StoryCorps 91.70
23 Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty 95.30
24 NAMI 97.30
25 San Diego Zoo Global 97.30
26 Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research 99.70
27 Committee to Protect Journalists 100.00
28 Equal Justice Initiative 100.00
29 National Council of YMCAs of the USA 100.30
30 Southern Poverty Law Center 103.70
31 National Audubon Society 104.00
32 Young Life 105.30
33 Focus on the Family 105.70
34 Doctors Without Borders, USA 107.00
35 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 107.30
36 Ocean Conservancy 108.30
37 Wildlife Conservation Society 109.70
38 Rainforest Action Network 111.70
39 International Rescue Committee 112.30
40 Metropolitan Museum of Art 114.30
41 The Trevor Project 114.70
42 Boys & Girls Clubs of America 114.70
43 Union of Concerned Scientists 115.30
44 New York City Ballet 115.70
45 The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 116.00
46 Friends of the Earth 116.30
47 American Museum of Natural History 117.30
48 National Women’s Law Center 118.70
49 Council on Foreign Relations 119.70
50 Teach For America 120.30
51 Smithsonian Institution 120.70
52 Veterans of Foreign Wars Foundation 121.00
53 Sundance Institute 122.00
54 Partners In Health 123.30
55 Houston Zoo 124.30
56 Appalachian Trail Conservancy 124.70
57 The Aspen Institute 125.30
58 KQED 128.00
59 United Nations Foundation 136.30
60 Center for Reproductive Rights 137.30
61 Free Software Foundation 138.00
62 Best Friends Animal Society 139.30
63 Animal Legal Defense Fund 139.70
64 Saint Louis Zoo Association 140.70
65 American Foundation for Suicide Prevention 141.00
66 The Atlantic Council of the United States 141.30
67 Direct Relief 141.70
68 Academy of American Poets 142.00
69 CARE 142.00
70 American Association for the Advancement of Science 142.70
71 NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation 142.70
72 American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research 144.30
73 American Red Cross 145.30
74 Appalachian Mountain Club 146.00
75 Philadelphia Museum of Art 146.30
76 Clearwater Marine Aquarium 146.70
77 The Center for Strategic and International Studies 148.30
78 Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden 148.70
79 Creative Commons 149.70
80 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation 150.00
81 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 150.30
82 Economic Policy Institute 151.30
83 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals 153.70
84 American Humanist Association 154.00
85 Ashoka 154.70
86 Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 155.70
87 Oceana 155.70
88 National Immigration Law Center 155.70
89 Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation 155.70
90 Guttmacher Institute 156.00
91 Alley Cat Allies 157.30
92 The Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival 159.00
93 Food and Water Watch 159.30
94 NPR 160.00
95 World Wildlife Fund 161.00
96 Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law 161.30
97 Safe Kids Worldwide 162.30
98 Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts 162.70
99 Compassion International 163.70
100 DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Charitable Service Trust 166.00

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