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Children's Aid
New York, NY
Children's Aid is a private, child welfare nonprofit in New York City, founded in 1853 as the Orphan Train originator, by Yale College graduate, Charles Loring Brace. With an annual budget of over $100 million, 45 citywide sites, and over 1,200 full-time employees, CAS is one of America's oldest and largest children's nonprofits.
Wounded Warrior Project
Jacksonville, FL
Wounded Warrior Project is a charity and veterans service organization that offers a variety of programs, services and events for wounded veterans of the military actions following September 11, 2001. It operates as a nonprofit 501 organization. As of June 1, 2015, WWP served 71,866 registered alumni and 11,494 registered members. The organization has partnered with several other charities, including the American Red Cross, Resounding Joy, a music therapy group in California, and Operation Homefront. WWP has also provided a year-long Track program, which helps veterans transition to college and the workplace.
The Seeing Eye
Morristown, NJ
The Seeing Eye, Inc. is a guide dog school located in Morristown, New Jersey, in the United States. Since 1929, The Seeing Eye has assisted people who are blind, helping them gain independence, self-confidence, and dignity through the use of Seeing Eye dogs. The Seeing Eye, the founding member of the U.S. Council of Guide Dog Schools and a fully accredited member of the International Guide Dog Federation, is a lead researcher in canine genetics, breeding, disease control, and behavior.
YMCA of Greater Houston
Houston, TX
First organized in 1886, the YMCA of Greater Houston's mission is to put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. The YMCA has always stayed true to its mission, values and purpose. With 34 centers and over 300 program locations serving eleven counties, the YMCA of Greater Houston is helping to build strong kids, strong families and strong communities. The YMCA is serving more than 500,000 boys and girls, men and women each year.
YMCA of Metro Atlanta
Atlanta, GA
First opened in 1858, the YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, reflecting its Judeo-Christian heritage, is an association of volunteers, members and staff open to and serving all, providing programs and services which develop spirit, mind, and body. The YMCA actively seeks to identify and involve those in need. We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities by enriching the lives of all people in spirit, mind, and body. All YMCA programs are anchored in ideals such as core character values and leadership development, providing programs that serve the needs of the community and enrich individuals.
Youth Villages Foundation
Bartlett, TN
Youth Villages is a private nonprofit organization dedicated to helping emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and their families live successfully. We help more than 25,000 children and families each year from more than 20 states and Washington, D.C. Our Evidentiary Family Restoration /how-we-succeed/evidentiary-family-restoration.aspx™ approach involves intensive work with the child and family, a focus on measuring outcomes, keeping children in the community whenever safely possible, and providing accountability to families and funders. The EFR approach produces lasting success for children with success rates twice that of traditional services at one-third the cost of traditional care.
YMCA of Greater Seattle
Seattle, WA
Mission: Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind and body. Our Cause: Strengthening community is our cause. The Y makes accessible the support and opportunities that empower people to learn, grow and thrive - and we've done this since 1876. Our neighbors in King and south Snohomish counties work with us to deliver positive change to over 200,000 people each year. With your help we make sure that people in need have access to opportunities at our 13 branches and two residential camps. The Y is dedicated to responsible stewardship of your generous donations. We are efficient and effective. With your help, we provide measurable impact.
YMCA of Metro Chicago
Chicago, IL
Since 1858, the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago has contributed to the lives of girls, boys, women and men of all ages, races, religions and economic backgrounds. Whether teaching children to swim, rescuing young men from gangs, training adults for the workforce, providing expectant mothers with prenatal care or serving transients with housing and supportive care, YMCAs collaborate with public service providers, government agencies, churches and neighborhood associations to improve life quality and encourage individual achievement. The YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago operates 21 fitness centers, four resident camps, seven human service centers, five single room housing residences, four senior housing centers, and one supportive housing for young adult males.
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Founded in 1882, the YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles puts Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We are committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Our 26 YMCA branches and 3 camps stretch across 150 miles of Los Angeles, from the ocean to the mountains, each remarkably unique to reflect the vibrancy of the community it serves. By offering affordable programs and initiatives, the YMCA enables kids to realize their potential, prepares teens for college or career, offers ways for families to have fun together, empowers people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, welcomes and embraces newcomers and nurtures community involvement. By focusing on the potential of each person and providing opportunities to give back and support neighbors, we empower over 400,000 people each year to feel healthy, confident, connected and secure.
Elwyn
Media, PA
Founded in 1852 Elwyn is a premier, internationally recognized human services nonprofit organization. We are the provider of choice for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as physical, medical, emotional, and behavioral health challenges. Since our inception, Elwyn has been at the forefront of innovation and is known for our transformative compassionate care.