Who Knew Giving Could Be So <_________>
Making a lifetime commitment to every animal that comes into our care
Imagine a community where all cats and dogs are in loving homes. A community where euthanasia as a means for population control is a thing of the past. That is our vision.... read more
Compassionate, affordable treatment and respect for all.
Animal Trustees of Austin serves the animals of our community by providing affordable, humane treatment, with compassion and respect for all.... read more
Educating & Empowering Communities Bordering Rwanda's Volcanoes Nat'l Park.
Art of Conservation is dedicated to educating and empowering communities bordering Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, home of the critically endangered mountain gorilla. We provide conservation and health ... read more
Dogs Making a Difference Through a Powerful Connection
Austin Dog Alliance, a non-profit organization, has a mission to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and families through programs incorporating the powerful connection between dogs and humans.... read more
Raising Awareness About Environmental Issues via Fun, Hands-On Learning
Austin Green Art (AGA) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness about important environmental issues via hands-on, creative, community-based programming & events. AGA utilizes collabo... read more
A safe place for children to learn and grow with adults who care
To inspire and enable the young people of Story County to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.... read more
Creating an Environment in which Artists and Art can Thrive
Charlotte Street’s mission is to challenge, nurture, and empower artists of exceptional vision. Charlotte Street – with our community of artists – strives to be a primary catalyst in making Kansas City a ... read more
Working to Advance Women and Girls Globally
Connecther provides a platform for matching donors to projects that provide poverty alleviation services to women and children in their quest for self-reliance. Connecther helps our project partners raise funds... read more
Growing food, farms and communities for a healthy local food system.
Cultivate Kansas City, Kansas City’s Center for Urban Agriculture, is a catalyst for the production and consumption of locally grown food in Kansas City neighborhoods.
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The Des Moines Art Center engages diverse local and international audiences with the art of today through its museum and school, adding to the cultural record through collections and programs.
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The Des Moines Social Club, a non-profit organization, uses the arts as a catalyst to creat unprecedented community engagement.
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To stimulate, promote and encourage the revitalization of the downtown
"To stimulate, promote and encourage the revitalization of the downtown area as a thriving and profitable center of business, commerce, culture, residence, entertainment and other activities"... read more
The Dream Factory grants dreams to children ages 3-18 who are diagnosed with critical or chronic illnesses.... read more
Driving Away Cancer One Mile at a Time
Drive Away Cancer uses the metaphor of an abandoned car named Grace – shot full of rust and battling constant mechanical demons – to bring hope and inspiration to those affected by cancer. With ever... read more
Stopping Animal Homelessness Before it Starts
EMANCIPE+ envisions a world where no cat or dog is ever killedjust for being homeless.
We work towards realizing that vision every day, by providing services and advocacy that effectively and humanely r... read more
Aggressively advocating, sponsoring and developing independent live music.
Our mission is to aggressively advocate, sponsor and develop an independent, progressive live music community in greater Des Moines for the purpose of urban revitalization, regional economic development, and th... read more
Feeding Austin, One Garden at a Time
To educate and assist Central Texans in growing organic food gardens.... read more
Environmental Education and Workforce Development for Urban Teens
Our mission is environmental education and workforce development for urban youth.... read more
People. Planet. Employment.
GRID Alternative's mission is to empower communities in need by providing renewable energy and energy efficiency services, equipment and training.GRID Alternatives works collaboratively with communities and loc... read more
To advance the humane and responsible treatment of companion animals through collaboration and public awareness."... read more
The Isiserettes Drum and Drill Corps positively impacts Des Moines area youth by embodying our focus on “Tradition-Pride-Dedication” and the promotion of self-expression and creativity through music... read more
Mentoring Foster Youth one-on-one Through Private Music Lessons
Kids in a New Groove provides Texas youth in foster care with a committed one-on-one mentoring relationship through weekly private music instruction, giving students the ability to build concrete strategies for... read more
Inspiring at-risk Teens Through Experiential Learning Methods
MINDDRIVE is a nonprofit, after-school program for at-risk high school students that utilizes experiential learning methods administered by instructors and mentors. Our mission includes:
Building unique, wel... read more
Little Horses, Big Hearts
Minis and Friends is dedicated to bringing our mobile herd of trained miniature horses to visit and interact with people of all ages who may be suffering mentally, physically or emotionally. Our unique pro... read more
Providing a healthy environment for boys and girls to build self-esteem
Our Mission is to provide a healthy physical, emotional and mental environment for young girls and boys to build their self-esteem and confidence so they will be able to make the right choices in the ... read more
Promoting physical, mental, emotional, spiritual and social well being.
Out Youth promotes the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual and social well being of sexual and gender minority youth so that they can openly and safely explore and affirm their identities.... read more
Caring for Dogs Left Behind
Peace of Mind Dog Rescue is dedicated to finding new loving homes for dogs whose senior guardians can no longer care for them due to illness, death, or other challenging circumstances, and to finding homes for ... read more
Empowering Women Through Fitness & Mentorship
Empowering women through fitness and mentorship.... read more
Your Support Helps Us Build Our Branding and Marketing
Road Rally Charities exists to create a better Iowa by creating, organizing and producing exciting and competitive World Class driving events.... read more
Keeping plastic toys out of landfills by donating them to children in need.
Second Chance Toys is a nonprofit organization founded in 2006 to rescue and recycle plastic toys for children in need by donating them to community organizations. Because nonbiodegradable plastic is kept out o... read more
Empowering youth and adults with autism
Welcome to Sherwood Center where we empower children and adults with autism and related developmental disabilities to maximize their potential in family.... read more
Founded in 2001, the FreeStore provides household items and furniture free of charge to women when they leave the Children & Families of Iowa's Domestic Violence Services. We also provide these same items t... read more
To alleviate poverty as we maintain a sharp focus on three areas of basic human necessities: freedom, shelter and food/water... read more
Growing Central Texas Urban Forests
TreeFolks is central Texas' only charity that promotes comprehensive urban forestry practices to public, private and government audiences.... read more
MISSION - Planting the seeds of sustainability.
Urban Ambassadors serves as your hub for sustainable living in Greater Des Moines. We help you clarify sustainability goals in 7 areas, connect you with local re... read more
Our purpose is to place adoptable animals in responsible homes.
Wayside Waifs is a charitable animal shelter. Our purpose is to improve the quality of animal welfare in our community by providing humane treatment and advocating for companion animals. We accomplish this by:*... read more
Empowering Entrepreneurs in Our Global Communities Through Microcredit
Whole Planet Foundation's mission is poverty alleviation through microcredit in communities worldwide that supply Whole Foods Market stores with products.... read more
Take the DreamTrip of a lifetime that gives back.
Helping build bottle schools for less fortunate children in underdeveloped countries.... read more
Providing life-changing volun-tour service excursions
The WorldVentures Foundation believes every child has the right to a safe environment, food to eat and an education. Using the VolunTourism model, we are creating opportunities for individuals, families and tea... read more
Fight Military Suicide, Together.
Veteran Andrew O'Brien is on a mission to help other soldiers learn from his personal experience and prevent military suicides.... read more
Engaging Youth. Enhancing Lives. Bridging Generations.
Enganging youth, enhancing lives and bridging generations.... read more