Non-profits (Page 224)


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    We Mean Business Coalition

    The We Mean Business coalition is a European-American coalition of advocacy groups that aims to get private business to take action on climate change and achieve net zero carbon emissions and to push governments to adopt environmentalist policies. It is a project of the New Venture Fund, a grantmaking and
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    We the Action

    We the Action is an organization that was formed in 2017 to support lawyers interested in supporting cases that represent civil rights cases. [12]
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    We the People Michigan

    Created in July 2019, We the People Michigan is a left-of-center advocacy and organizing group that conducts voter canvassing and engagement operations in the state of Michigan. We the People Michigan has advocated for a number of left-wing policies, including the abolition of national borders, the implementation of government-run healthcare,
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    We the Protesters

    We the Protesters is a left-of-center policing policy organization that is closely associated with Black Lives Matter. Self-labeled as the first “digital civil rights movement,” We the Protesters mainly acts as a resource for online activists, providing them with statistics that it compiles on police violence. [32]
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    We the Protesters

    We the Protesters is a left-wing law enforcement reform nonprofit associated with Black Lives Matter.
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    Weeden Foundation

    The Weeden Foundation is the private foundation of the family of Frank Weeden, an investment banker who died in 1984. It funds environmentalist and population control groups. It is notable for funding both immigration restrictionist groups and abortion advocacy organizations.[43]
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    Weingart Foundation

    The Weingart Foundation is a California-based grantmaking organization supporting a number of left-of-center organizations, mostly in the state. Ben Weingart, a Los Angeles-area property developer, created the foundation in 1951, and when Weingart died in 1980, he left much of his estate to the Foundation. The Weingart Foundation was one
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    Weismann Foundation

    The Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation is directed by Billie Milam Weisman and was created to continue the legacy of the art collector Frederick R. Weisman. The foundation preserves, collects and displays the collection of Weisman’s artwork. [45]
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    Weithorn & Ehrmann Families Foundation

    The Weithorn & Ehrmann Families Foundation was a left-leaning grantmaking foundation that supported civic-engagement and social justice associations. It was founded in 2009.
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    Weitz Family Foundation

    The Weitz Family Foundation is a private grantmaking foundation run by the Democratic-leaning family of Nebraska investor Wallace Weitz.
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    Wellspring Philanthropic Fund

    The Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, formerly known as the Matan B’Seter Foundation, was created in 2001 as part of an elaborate and secretive network of grantmaking organizations funded by three hedge fund billionaires: Andrew Shechtel, David Gelbaum and C. Frederick Taylor. [46][47] Philanthropy News Digest described their
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    WESPAC Foundation

    WESPAC (Westchester People’s Action Coalition) Foundation is a left-of-center nonprofit that supports advocacy movements for social reformation. Founded in 1974, WESPAC advocates for progressive social change in Westchester County, New York, and beyond. [130] It is a supporter of the Green New Deal,[131] Strike With
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    Wespath Benefits and Investments

    Wespath Benefits and Investments, also known as The General Board of Pension and Health Benefits of The United Methodist Church, is a nonprofit agency organized under the United Methodist Church in the United States that manages a pension fund and investment organization exceeding $25 billion in assets. The organization provides
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    West 80s Neighborhood Association

    West 80s Neighborhood Association is a nonprofit organization focusing on preservation and advocacy on environmental legislation. The association is a supporter of the Green New Deal.
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    West Atlanta Watershed Alliance

    The West Atlanta Watershed Alliance (WAWA) is a left-of-center environmentalist organization founded in 1995 to address wastewater disposal reform in Atlanta. It has also purchased and protected public park spaces and nature areas. [176] [177] In 2019, WAWA affixed its support to a group letter
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    West Harlem Environmental Action (WE ACT for Environmental Justice)

    WE ACT for Environmental Justice is a nonprofit environmental justice organization based in Harlem, New York City. The organization was founded in March 1988 to mobilize community opposition to the city’s operation of the North River Sewage Treatment Plant, and the siting of the sixth bus depot in Northern Manhattan.
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    West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy

    West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy is a left-of-center public policy organization in West Virginia.
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    West Virginia Citizen Action Group

    West Virginia Citizen Action Group is voter mobilization effort created as a state wing of the now-defunct Citizen Action. West Virginia Citizen Action Group works in tandem with its 501(c)(3) affiliate, West Virginia Citizens Action Education Fund.
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    West Virginia Citizens Action Education Fund

    West Virginia Citizens Action Education Fund is the 501(c)(3) affiliate of West Virginia Citizen Action Group.
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    Western Conservation Action

    Western Conservation Action is an organization formed in 2007 that works to support the political power and effectiveness of the Western Conservation Movement. [196]