Featured Causes

  • ORAM - Organization for Refuge, Asylum & Migration

    Location(s)

    PO Box 2563
    San Francisco, CA, 94126
    See map: Google Maps
    ORAM’s mission is to advocate for refugees fleeing sexual or gender based violence.
    2 supporters
  • Burners Without Borders

    Location(s)

    everywhere
    your town, yes-411
    See map: Google Maps
    creating community through art and action
    20 supporters

    Every summer Burning Man participants (aka Burners) meet in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada to re-engage with our community, and to celebrate shared values of radical self-expression and self-reliance. We celebrate the power of community, honor the importance of art, and enjoy the immediacy of experience.

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  • Biofuels for Earth

    All about biofuels and evangelising their use to address global warming and other important issues
    27 supporters

    Biofuels represent an important transition fuel from fossil fuels to the next energy source for transportation and other applications. It is important that objective information is disseminated to promote their prudent expansion and usage.

    This cause is to encourage biofuel research, use, and intelligent expansion.

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  • Good Videos for Good Works

    Spreading the word about all the good in this world through a video-sharing website dedicated solely to non-profit work.
    1 supporter

    There are thousands of non-profits out there all trying to get recognition and spreading the word of their good cause.

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  • Volunteer in under-resourced parts of Costa Rica

    Help under-resourced communities in Costa Rica - volunteer in teaching, community, environmental, wildlife and indigenous projects.
    2 supporters

    Tropical Adventures is a non-profit organization based in Costa Rica.

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  • Our Friends Place

    Location(s)

    Dallas, TX, 75219
    See map: Google Maps
    Break the cycle of abuse, neglect, poverty & homelessness
    2 supporters

    For over 20 years, Our Friends Place has been breaking the cycle of abuse, neglect, poverty and homelessness.

     

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  • Lactose Intolerance Cure

    Cures for Lactose Intolerance
    3 supporters

    I've been Lactose Intolerant since I was 5. I've tried everything out there (lactaid, digestive advantage, dairy ease, etc.) and nothing worked.

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  • Positive Posting

    An inspired and inspiring group of people of who believe that by talking about GOOD THINGS we are MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE!
    7 supporters

    Lucrecer, Krystyn, Jen and Alyssa were brought together to form a panel that was moderated by Kyran for the BlogHer Conference in July 2008.

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  • Volunteer Chore Program

    Location(s)

    Whatcom Volunteer Center
    Bellingham, WA, 98225
    See map: Google Maps
    We provide volunteers to serve seniors and adults with disabilities, helping them remain living independently in their homes.
    3 supporters

    The Volunteer Chore Program serves seniors and adults wtih disabilities who are low-income. Volunteers assist with tasks such as housecleaning, laundry, yard work, essential transportation, and minor home repairs in order to help our clients remain living independently as long as possible.

     

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  • Living Conversations: Breast Cancer Survivors Speak Out

    Location(s)

    www.LivingCoversations.com
    Cambridge, MA, 02142
    See map: Google Maps
    Breast Cancer survivors and their loved ones tell their stories, inspire others, and work together to raise awareness and research funds.
    2 supporters

    Living Conversations is a social site where survivors can share their stories through text, photos and videos, and connect with each other.  By telling their stories, survivors can inspire and educate the newly diagnosed as well as anyone touched by breast cancer.  

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  • Exceptional Children's Foundation

    Location(s)

    Exceptional Children's Foundation Headquarters
    Culver City, CA, 90232
    See map: Google Maps
    Improving the lives of people with special needs since 1946, ECF annually serves 2,300 Los Angeles County residents from 15 locations.
    1 supporter

    ECF is the only organization of its kind in California that provides a full range of programs for disabled individuals, from birth through the senior years.

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  • Western pond turtle

    Western Pond Turtle Recovery Project

    Location(s)

    Woodland Park Zoo
    Seattle, WA, 98103
    See map: Google Maps
    A highly successful conservation partnership to save one of Washington State's rarest animals
    4 supporters

    Once common in the Puget Sound region, by 1990, only 150 western pond turtles remained in Washington State, and nearly all of those were in Klickitat and Skamania counties in the Columbia Gorge.

    Species Survival through Head-starting

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  • ASCEND Service Learning

    Location(s)

    ASCEND, A Humanitarian Alliance
    Salt Lake City, UT, 84121
    See map: Google Maps
    Service Learning includes Expeditions and Internships. Opportunities for school credit as well as life long learning while meeting ASCEND's mission.
    3 supporters

    The service-learning componant of ASCEND, A Humanitarian Alliance includes expedtions and internships to Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, Ethiopia, Mozambique.

    Headquarters Administrative Internships are also available in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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  • RunPolitics and OpenFloor Technologies

    Location(s)

    Anywhere
    Salt Lake City, UT, 84010
    See map: Google Maps
    Total access in political and business process
    1 supporter
  • urban reforestation

    Reforest unused urban spaces

    Location(s)

    home office
    Bellevue, WA, 98006
    See map: Google Maps
    Use all those little slivers of land, median strips, parking lots islands, etc., to grow low maint. thickets
    8 supporters

    Lots of paved land surfaces are currently available for reforestation. Look at the center of almost any city or town and you will see opportunities for little pieces of land, sometimes only a 2-foot wide sliver of asphalt in the middle of a street, to be given back to nature by planting the right kind of vegetation.

     

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  • Support Grassroots Projects around the World

    Visit www.globalgiving.org and pick from one of 450+ awesome projects - each helping to make the world a better place
    6 supporters

    This is many causes in one - GlobalGiving is a safe platform that allows people who are interested in worldwide causes to find great grassroots projects and support them.

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  • Bridging isolation for people with disabilites

    Location(s)

    Bridge Disability Ministries
    Bellevue, WA, 98005
    See map: Google Maps
    Reach out to a person with a disability, don't turn away. People cause the most painful aspect of disabilities, isolation. ADA can't change that.
    4 supporters

    The Motivation Behind our Mission

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  • "heart and hands of the community"

    Whatcom Volunteer Center

    Location(s)

    Whatcom Volunteer Center
    Bellingham, WA, 98225
    See map: Google Maps
    Turn your passion into action: volunteer
    8 supporters

    The reasons to volunteer are virtually endless, ranging from improving your own resume to helping someone in your community with no expectation of anything in return.

    Whatever moves you, Whatcom Volunteer Center is here to help.

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  • Girls For A Change

    Location(s)

    National Office
    East Palo Alto, CA
    See map: Google Maps
    Girls For A Change is a nationwide organization that empowers girls to create social change.
    5 supporters

    Girls For A Change History:Girls For A Change (GFC) is a national organization that empowers girls to create social change. In 1999 GFC's founders surveyed nearly 4000 diverse young women in the Silicon Valley area.

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  • Rwandan Orphans' Project

    Location(s)

    Rwandan Orphans' Project
    4761 Cass Street, San Diego, CA, 92109
    See map: Google Maps
    There are over a million orphans in Rwanda. Over 400 have found hope and a new beginning at El Shaddai Rwanda Orphans' Project in Kigali.
    6 supporters

    Making a difference when the worst that could happen already has.

    Most of the children at El Shaddai Rwandan Orphans' Project in Kigali (the capital of Rwanda) are survivors of the 1994 genocide and the AIDS pandemic, which took their parents, families and relatives lives.

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  • Rescue A Million and Every Child A Hero

    Location(s)

    World Wide
    New York, NY, 10001
    See map: Google Maps
    Taking children around the world out of poverty and helping the planet too!
    3 supporters

    Rescue A Million

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  • I AM A PERSON (Childrens Empowerment Program)

    Location(s)

    New York
    New York, NY, 10019
    See map: Google Maps
    Building childrens self-esteem
    2 supporters
  • Sustainable Capitol Hill

    Location(s)

    Seattle, WA, 98102
    See map: Google Maps
    Sustainable Capitol Hill is a network of neighbors, businesses and community groups dedicated to making Capitol Hill a sustainable community.
    3 supporters

    Sustainable Capitol Hill is a network of neighbors, businesses and community groups dedicated to making Capitol Hill a sustainable community. We are working to create a vital neighborhood -- one with strong connections between people, place, and the local ecosystem. Through education, organizing, and action we can make our neighborhood a model for a sustainable future.

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  • Positive Media

    A focus on positive and constructive stories in the world.
    9 supporters
  • Protect Wildlife

    We must protect wildlife for our children's future.
    2 supporters