Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights
Heartland Alliance is an anti-poverty organization based in Chicago, with a historical focus on serving American immigrant communities.
Family Research Council
Family Research Council is an American conservative Christian nonprofit charity and activist group, with an affiliated lobbying organization. Its stated mission is "to advance faith, family and freedom in public policy and the culture from a Christian worldview".
Hetrick-Martin Institute Inc
New York, NY
The Hetrick-Martin Institute believes all young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential. Hetrick-Martin creates this environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth between the ages of 12 and 24 and their families. Through a comprehensive package of direct services and referrals, Hetrick-Martin seeks to foster healthy youth development. Hetrick-Martin's staff promotes excellence in the delivery of youth services and uses its expertise to create innovative programs that other organizations may use as models.
Womens Fund of Greater Omaha Inc
Founded in 2001, Womens Fund of Greater Omaha Inc is a human services nonprofit focused on alliances & advocacy. It is a mid-sized organization, with $16m in revenue and 14 employees. Womens Fund of Greater Omaha Inc is headquartered in Omaha, NE and its executive director is Michelle Zych as of December, 2019.
Public Citizens for Children and Youth
Founded in 1980, Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) seeks to improve the lives of children by ensuring that they have the basic building blocks they need for success, including a quality education, reliable health care and a dependable support network to guide them as they grow. We push for change by publishing original research, building coalitions and providing high quality direct services. Over 90% of the children and families that we serve are low income.
Michigan League for Public Policy
Founded in 1912, The Michigan League for Public Policy (MLPP) is a nonpartisan policy institute dedicated to economic opportunity for all. MLPP works to foster economic opportunity, independence and security of Michigan's economically vulnerable population by shaping public policy through objective data-driven research, education and advocacy.
The Arc of Loudoun
Founded in 1967, The Arc of Loudoun is a human services nonprofit focused on alliances & advocacy. It is a relatively small organization, with $5.2m in revenue and 120 employees.
Disability Rights Washington
Founded in 1975, Disability Rights Washington is a human services nonprofit focused on alliances & advocacy. It is a relatively small organization, with $4.8m in revenue and 53 employees. Disability Rights Washington is headquartered in Seattle, WA and its executive director is Mark Stroh as of September, 2019.
Voices for Illinois Children
Voices for Illinois Children is an independent advocacy organization that champions strong public policies and investments for all children in our state. Through strategic civic engagement and collective action, Voices seeks to be the leading statewide advocacy organization in Illinois for all children and issues affecting their well-being. Voices wants all children in Illinois to grow up to live happy, healthy, and safe lives.
With 2018 an election year, Michigan’s Children resumed our signature series of candidate forums led by youth and adult-learners in key battle-ground districts. Issues included child care, family literacy, foster care, and mental health. The 11 forums were held across the state and included 50 candidates for state and Congressional offices; 19 of these participants were eventually elected in their districts! Besides building awareness for priority issues, the forums served to generate new champions for our priorities.