KQED is for everyone who wants to be more. Our television, radio, digital media and educational services change lives for the better and help individuals and communities achieve their full potential. KQED serves the people of Northern California with a community-supported alternative to commercial media. We provide citizens with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convene community dialogue; bring the arts to everyone; and engage audiences to share their stories. We help students and teachers thrive in 21st century classrooms, and take people of all ages on journeys of exploration—exposing them to new people, places and ideas. We celebrate diversity, embrace innovation, value lifelong learning and partner with those who share our passion for public service.
Eastern Michigan University Foundation
THE EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, THROUGH COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIPS WITH INDIVIDUALS, CORPORATIONS, FOUNDATIONS AND OTHER ORGANIZATIONS, CREATES OPPORTUNITIES THAT WILL PROVIDE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT TO THE STUDENTS, PROGRAMS, SERVICES AND EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY OF EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY. THE EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION WILL ACHIEVE ITS MISSION THROUGH IMAGE ENHANCEMENT, EFFECTIVE ASSET MANAGEMENT, ENTREPRENEURIAL EFFORTS AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES.
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance, Inc.
In January 2016, Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance joined together to form Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA). OCRA is the largest global organization dedicated to advancing ovarian cancer research while supporting women and their families. As the voice for ovarian cancer, OCRA funds private research, advocates for increased federal research and awareness dollars and furthers policies that give women access to the services they need, as well as supports women and their families before, during and after a diagnosis. Collectively, the organization has invested over $85 million in private ovarian cancer research and has advocated to secure over $2.2 billion federal dollars dedicated to ovarian cancer research and awareness.
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc
Alameda County Community Food Bank passionately pursues a hunger-free community. We serve 1 in 5 county residents by distributing healthy food through a network of over 200 food pantries, soup kitchens and other community organizations across Alameda County — from Berkeley to Fremont, Oakland to Livermore.
Equal Justice Initiative
EJI is committed to ending mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, to challenging racial and economic injustice, and to protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society. Founded in 1989 by Bryan Stevenson, a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer and bestselling author of Just Mercy, EJI provides legal representation to people who have been illegally convicted, unfairly sentenced, or abused in state jails and prisons. We challenge the death penalty and excessive punishment and we provide re-entry assistance to formerly incarcerated people. In 2018, EJI plans to build a national memorial to victims of lynching and open a museum that explores African American history from enslavement to mass incarceration.
Hospice Of Wake County Inc dba Transitions LifeCare
To care for individuals and families with compassion, support, and expertise as they navigate the end of life or life-changing illness.
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project's mission is to end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) young people. We are the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people. The organization works to save young lives by providing support through free and confidential suicide prevention and crisis intervention programs on platforms where young people spend their time: our 24/7 phone lifeline, chat, text and soon-to-come integrations with social media platforms. We also run TrevorSpace, the world’s largest safe space social networking site for LGBTQ youth, and operate innovative education, research, and advocacy programs.
This is an organization that has applied for and obtained tax-exempt status from the IRS under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Wounded Warriors Family Support, Inc.
Our Mission: Supporting Military Families Our mission is to provide support to families of those in the military who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The families of our casualities suffer in many ways, some financially, some psychologically.
Covenant House Georgia Inc
The Covenant House mission is to serve the suffering children of the street with absolute respect and unconditional love.
Friends Of Madera Animal Shelter
F.M.A.S. serves volunteer/fundraising function for the Madera County Animal Shelter. Since F.M.A.S. enhances services already provided by Madera County Animal Control, all of our resources go directly to benefit the homeless animals of Madera County. Donations to F.M.A.S pay for medicine and vaccinations for shelter animals, supports a low-cost spay/neuter program and pays transportation costs for shelter animals. We are an all-volunteer charitable organization.
Trustees Of The University Of Pennsylvania
THE TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA ("UNIVERSITY") SEES ITSELF AS HAVING A PUBLIC SERVICE MISSION. IN SUCH REGARD, THE UNIVERSITY AIMS TO PROVIDE A RICH AND DIVERSE EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT FOR ITS STUDENTS; TO PIONEER RESEARCH THAT PUSHES THE BOUNDARIES OF CURRENT HUMAN KNOWLEDGE; AND TO PROVIDE THE MOST CURRENT AND HIGHEST QUALITY PATIENT CARE THROUGH THE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM.
Boys Club of Wake County, Inc. d/b/a Boys & Girls Clubs
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Partnership Against Domestic Violence
PThe mission of Partnership Against Domestic Violence (PADV) is to end the crime of intimate partner violence and empower its survivors; our vision is a community free of domestic violence. To that end we work to educate the public on the dynamics of intimate partner violence; promote healthy dating relationships among adolescents and teens to prevent future violence; offer safety and shelter for battered women and their children; restore power, self-sufficiency, and control to survivors; and create an effective and coordinated community response to intimate partner violence.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Inc
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world's toughest cancer. In our urgent mission to save lives, we attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy. Our effort is amplified by a nationwide network of grassroots support. We are determined to improve patient outcomes today and to double survival by 2020.
Loaves And Fishes Of Contra Costa
The mission of Loaves & Fishes is “To feed the hungry of Contra Costa County by providing free hot nutritious meals at dining facilities in local communities where there is need."