Non-profits (Page 225)


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    Western Values Project Action

    Western Values Project Action (WVPA) is a project associated with the Sixteen Thirty Fund, a left-of-center funding and fiscal sponsorship organization managed by the Washington, D.C.-based consultancy Arabella Advisors. [1] It is the lobbying and electoral advocacy arm of the Western Values Project, a project run by
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    Western Watersheds Project

    Western Watersheds Project is a nonprofit environmental organization focused on environmental issues through social media, research and education. It is a supporter of the Green New Deal.
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    WestWind Foundation

    WestWind Foundation is a Virginia-based private foundation that gives grants to domestic and international environmentalist and pro-abortion-rights organizations. WestWind reports to give grants to more than 50 non-governmental organizations that promote pro-abortion activities. [13] The organization also specializes in broadening “comprehensive sex education” through their grantee Advocates
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    When We All Vote

    When We All Vote is a self-described non-partisan but functionally Democratic-aligned voter outreach and registration organization Former First Lady Michelle Obama founded the group with liberal celebrities like Tom Hanks and a board composed of former Obama administration officials. [32] It is funded by the New
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    Whistleblower Aid

    Whistleblower Aid (officially a doing-business-as name of Values United) is a left-aligned support organization for government and private sector whistleblowers that rose to prominence for representing an anonymous whistleblower who reported the controversial phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to the Intelligence Community Inspector General;
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    White Earth Land Recovery Project

    The White Earth Land Recovery Project works to protect indigenous cultural practices and to protest against the global industrial food system and genetic engineering. [74]
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    White House Transition Project

    The White House Transition Project is a resource for new White House administrations to aid them in the process of transition.
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    Whitman Institute

    The Whitman Institute is a left-of-center grant making institution that supports left-progressive social policy initiatives and organizations that lobby for increased welfare spending. [75] The Whitman Institute was created in 1985 by Fred Whitman to promote research and resources to devise methods by which people could make better
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    Wikimedia Foundation

    The Wikimedia Foundation supports projects of Wikipedia and other free informational websites. [90]
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    Wilburforce Foundation

    The Wilburforce Foundation is a private grantmaking foundation founded and funded by Rose Letwin, the ex-wife of early Microsoft employee Gordon Letwin. [91] The Foundation primarily funds environmentalist projects. It has funded hundreds of left-of-center environmentalist groups including the Sierra Club, the Natural Resources Defense Council,
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    Wild Center

    The Wild Center is a natural history center in Tupper Lake, New York, near the center of New York state’s Adirondack Park.
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    Wild Nature Institute

    The Wildlife Nature Institute is a conservation group conducting scientific research to protect wildlife and the environment. [102] It signed a petition supporting the Green New Deal. [103]
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    Wild Rivers Project

    Wild Rivers Project, also known as Wild Rivers Coast Alliance (WRCA), is a grantmaking group that spends money to improve coastlines and river ecosystems. Founded in 2010, it is a project of the New Venture Fund, a nonprofit controlled by the for-profit consulting firm Arabella Advisors. [104] Grants
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    WildAid

    WildAid is a wildlife conservation group that works with government and private organizations to support conservation efforts and reduce the consumption of wildlife products. [122]
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    WildEarth Guardians

    WildEarth Guardians is a New Mexico-based environmentalist advocacy group. The group lobbies and litigates for environmental policies across several western states. It was founded in 1989 as Forest Guardians. The organization receives federal and state contracts; in 2019, it reported to the Justice Department that one of its employees and
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    Wilderness Society

    The Wilderness Society is a left-of-center environmentalist nonprofit.
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    Wildfire Project

    The Wildfire Project is a left-wing social activist organization, and a project of the Movement Strategy Center.
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    Wildlife Conservation Society

    WCS was founded in 1895 as the New York Zoological Society and currently works to conserve more than two million square miles of wild places around the world.
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    WildWest Institute

    WildWest Institute is a nonprofit organization that works to preserve forestry and wildlife in the Northern Rockies. It is a supporter of the Green New Deal.
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    William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

    The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation (also known as the Hewlett Foundation) is a private foundation established in 1966 by Hewlett-Packard co-founder William R. Hewlett, his wife Flora, and his son Walter. [143] According to 2014 statistics gathered by the Foundation Center, the Hewlett Foundation, with assets over