Search results for ‘participant’


  • For-profit

    Participant

    Participant (formerly known as Participant Media) was a film production company founded by Jeffrey Skoll, a left-leaning billionaire who was formerly the president of eBay.
  • Other Group

    Makerspaces

    Makerspaces is a term for physical workspaces where like-minded people gather to make, design, collaborate, explore, and share thoughts on different projects. 1 Makerspaces may or
  • Non-profit

    LookUp

    LookUp (formally known as Lookup Incubator) is a youth-centered organization to improve mental and physical health of kids by limiting screen time and advocating for more in-person interactions. 1 LookUp is a supporter of diversity, equity,
  • Other Group

    League of Young Communists USA

    The League of Young Communists USA is a radical-left political activist group that recruits young people to support Marxism-Leninism. It is the youth wing of the Party of Communists USA (not to be confused with the Communist Party USA).
  • Other Group

    Cape Town Open Education Declaration

    The Cape Town Open Education Declaration was written in 2007 at a meeting organized by left-of-center activist organizations, most notably the Open Society Foundations. The declaration aimed to produce a framework for global cooperation to advance open-access education. There was a follow-up meeting in 2017 to build upon the
  • Other Group

    Immigrant Movement Visioning Process (IMVP)

    Immigrant Movement Visioning Process (IMVP) is a left-of-center coalition that advocates for illegal immigrants by convening with leading migrant groups and discussing key issues. 1 In June 2024, members of IMVP met in Phoenix,
  • Other Group

    International Open Access Week

    International Open Access Week is an annual online convention organized by the left-of-center SPARC organization and the Open Access Week Advisory Committee. 1 The purpose of the convention is to promote the publication of  publicly accessible scholarly
  • Non-profit

    Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO)

    Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) is a left-of-center, education-focused nonprofit that operates in New York City, elsewhere in the U.S., and around the world. It runs educational opportunity programs for disadvantaged children beginning in high school, with additional programs in secondary and post-secondary education. It also runs programs for young
  • Non-profit

    Center for Structural Equity

    The Center for Structural Equity is a Wilmington, Delaware-based nonprofit with a primary focus on crime and gun violence. 1 In January 2023, the
  • Other Group

    Budapest Open Access Initiative

    The Budapest Open Access Initiative is an initiative started and supported by the Open Society Foundations. In February 2002, it released a declaration of its support for open-access publishing, which included policy recommendations. It has since convened meetings on that declaration’s anniversary, made additional recommendations, and maintains an online
  • Labor Union

    Wyoming Education Association (WEA)

    The Wyoming Education Association (WEA) is a left-of-center association of public schoolteachers in Wyoming. The group is effectively the state’s teachers’ union, although it does not collectively bargain on behalf of teachers in the state. The union does, however, have affiliated local unions that negotiate with school districts. The union
  • Non-profit

    La Esperanza, Inc

    La Esperanza, Inc. is an organization serving Latinos and immigrants that operates in the Delaware area. La Esperanza provides legal counsel for immigration cases, citizenship classes, and helps immigrant families enroll their children in schools.
  • Non-profit

    Ignite Philanthropy

    Ignite Philanthropy is a project of New Venture Fund that fundraises for advocacy addressing violence against children. 1 It uses the identity politics concept of intersectionality to advocate for far-left ideas on gender,
  • For-profit

    Crowds on Demand

    Crowds on Demand is a marketing firm that provides hired crowds for events, including political rallies and protests. Crowds on Demand considers itself “the ultimate guerilla lobbying and government relations firm.” 1
  • Non-profit

    Sonke Gender Justice

    Sonke Gender Justice (Sonke) is a gender justice and equality organization based in South Africa which claims to stand for the rights of women, men, and non-gender conforming individuals and is committed to feminist principles.
  • Non-profit

    Alliance for Prosperity and a Secure Retirement (APSR)

    The Alliance for Prosperity and a Secure Retirement (APSR) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to defending environmental, social, and governance (ESG) standards in pension fund investments. It is led by Tim Hill, a former labor union official. It explicitly criticizes boycotts of ESG investments led by Republican governors and
  • Non-profit

    Source LGBT Center Inc. (SLCI)

    Source LGBT Center Inc. (SLCI) is a nonprofit in Visalia, California which offers an onsite campus for LGBT youth. 1 It hosts the “Source” programs that includes support groups for LGBT individuals with HIV,
  • Non-profit

    Latino Policy Institute (LPI)

    Latino Policy Institute (LPI) advocates on state legislation and conducts research and education to advance left-of-center and Latino-focused interests within the state of Rhode Island. 1 The organization claims credit for expanding health coverage
  • Non-profit

    Longwood Foundation (LF)

    Longwood Foundation (LF) is a grantmaking organization operating in Delaware and Chester County Pennsylvania. LF has provided more than $2 billion in grants since its founding in 1937 to organizations within its area of operation. 1
  • Non-profit

    Association of American Educators Foundation (AAE Foundation)

    The Association of American Educators Foundation (AAE Foundation) is an organization that supports the activities of the Association of American Educators, a national non-union teacher association. The AAE Foundation intends to provide public educators and the general public with education, opportunities, and funding to improve American education through policy