Non-profits (Page 340)


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    Women’s Link Worldwide (WLW)

    Women’s Link Worldwide (WLW) is a left-of-center organization that advocates on women’s issues, including access to abortion, prevention of harm to migrant women, opposition to sex trafficking, and immigration. The organization operates internationally, with offices in Colombia, Spain, and the United States.
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    Women’s March Action (WMA)

    Women’s March Action (WMA) is a lobbying and advocacy group for left-of-center political and cultural movements. It is largely concerned with national issues and policies related to feminism and engages in education and engagement to bring more attention to these issues.
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    Women’s March Alliance

    Women’s March Alliance is left-of-center organization that advocates for feminist issues and organizes New York activists for the wider Women’s March movement. 1 In 2019, there was conflict between the New York-based Alliance and the national
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    Women’s March Network

    Women’s March Network is a feminist activist group that purports to represent the global “women’s march” movement. 1 It was a project of NEO Philanthropy before becoming a standalone organization.
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    Women’s Prison Association

    Women’s Prison Association (WPA) is the oldest and first organization in the United States dedicated to working with women involved in the criminal justice system and their families. It operates mostly in and around New York City. In 2019, WPA was among a group of organizations that advocated for a
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    WomenStrong International

    WomenStrong International is a 501(c)(3) global consortium of non-profits that provides international relief by specifically working with women and girls to end extreme poverty. WomenStrong International finances and develops programs that supports women in areas of health, safety, shelter, education, economic empowerment, and urban environment.
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    Woodhull Freedom Foundation

    The Woodhull Freedom Foundation is a left-of-center advocacy group with a primary focus on promoting permissive socially liberal stances related to sex. In addition, the group advocated for left-of-center stances on other issues related to the economy and race.
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    Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

    Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (known as the Wilson Center), located in Washington, D.C., is a United States Presidential Memorial that was established as part of the Smithsonian Institution by an act of Congress in 1968. The Wilson Center says it wants to maintain a forum for informed dialogue,
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    Woods Charitable Foundation

    Woods Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) that provides funds to organizations that are attempting to integrate refugees and immigrants into their work forces. The foundation gives special interest to programs that expand English language education for new Americans, develop acceptance and appreciation for refugees, and foster planning concerning refugees and
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    Woods Fund of Chicago

    The Woods Fund of Chicago is a private independent foundation in Chicago, whose goal is to increase opportunities for less-advantaged people and communities in the Chicago metropolitan area, including the opportunity to shape decisions affecting them.
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    Woods Hole Research Center

    Funded by a variety of private foundations, the Woods Hole Research Center (WHRC) has positioned itself as a key source of scientific research and policy proposals regarding climate change, directed to government decision-makers around the world. WHRC has further extended its influence beyond governments to include civil society, by working
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    Woodside on the Move

    Woodside on the Move Inc., founded in 1976, is a left-of-center New York City-based tenant advocacy group notable for supporting rent control. It began narrowly-focused to develop programs to improve housing and commerce for the Woodside neighborhood in New York.
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    Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary

    Woodstock Farm Sanctuary is a farm animal rights and protection organization, founded in 2004. It provides information related to the production and consumption of animal products through rescue, education, and advocacy.
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    Woodtiger Fund

    Woodtiger Fund is a Pennsylvania-based foundation that primarily funds environmentalist projects, especially opposition to natural gas exploration. The organization also funds environmentalist journalism and wildlife conservation projects. The fund is an offshoot of the Wallace Global Fund, which traces its roots to a foundation created by former U.S. Vice
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    Woodwell Climate Research Center

    The Woodwell Climate Research Center is a left-of-center organization that uses data and commentary to advocate for environmentalist positions with the stated goal of “[t]urning climate research into urgent action.” 1 Background The Woodwell Climate Research Center was
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    Work for Progress

    Work for Progress is a Colorado-based consulting firm registered in Boston, Massachusetts. Work for Progress is associated with the Public Interest Network of left-progressive advocacy groups and has performed vendor services for multiple Public Interest Network organizations, including the Fund for the Public Interest, Environment America Action Fund, and 
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    Worker Justice Center of New York

    The Worker Justice Center of New York (WJCNY) is a left-of-center nonprofit organization that formed when Farmworker Legal Service of New York and the Workers’ Rights Law Center merged in 2011. 1 The
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    Worker Rights Consortium

    Worker Rights Consortium (WRC) is a 501(c)(3) labor rights monitoring organization that investigates working conditions in apparel factories around the world. WRC develops and launches initiatives that guarantee union rights to organize and bargain collectively, increase minimum wage, and demand severance pay.
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    Workers Center for Racial Justice (WCRJ)

    Workers Center for Racial Justice (WCRJ) is a Chicago-based advocacy organization that promotes a left-of-center, pro-labor-union, and anti-police “Black Liberation” policy agenda on criminal justice, economic, social services, and election access issues.
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    Workers Center of Central New York

    Workers Center of Central New York is a labor-union funded advocacy group in New York State.