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Chevy Chase, MD 20815
fax: 301.718.0180


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America Forward


America Forward is a coalition of results-oriented entrepreneurial nonprofits presenting the nation's leaders with innovative ideas for solving our nation's problems.


America's Promise


America's Promise leads an alliance committed to seeing that children experience the fundamental resources they need to succeed.


AmeriCorps Alums

AmeriCorps Alums is the national alumni association for AmeriCorps, which engages Americans of all ages and backgrounds in a year or more of intensive service in exchange for educational awards.

Annie E. Casey Foundation
The Casey Foundation's mission is to foster public policies, human service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today's vulnerable children and families.

Asian American LEAD


AALEAD seeks to promote the well-being of Asian American youth and families through education, leadership development, and community-building, focusing on immigrant and refugee communities in Washington, DC.


The Case Foundation


The Case Foundation's mission is to achieve sustainable solutions to complex social problems by investing in collaboration, leadership, and entrepreneurship.


Center for Lobbying in the Public Interest


The Center promotes, supports, and protects nonprofit advocacy and lobbying.


Citizen Schools


Citizen Schools operates a national network of apprenticeship programs for youth that connects middle school students with adult volunteers in hands-on learning with lawyers, web designers, architects and other skilled community leaders. 


City Year
Over 1000 City Year corps members, ages 17 to 24, unite from diverse racial, educational and socio-economic backgrounds for a demanding year of full-time community service, leadership development and civic engagement in sixteen cities in the United States and South Africa.


The William J. Clinton Foundation


The mission of the William J. Clinton Foundation is to strengthens the capacity of people in the United States and throughout the world to meet the challenges of global interdependence.  


Dutko Worldwide


The Dutko Group provides its corporate and nonprofit clients with comprehensive public policy management in the area of Federal Government relations.


Equal Justice Works
Equal Justice Works (formerly the National Association for Public Interest Law) is the country's leading organization engaged in organizing, training and supporting public service-minded law students, and is the national leader in creating summer and postgraduate public interest jobs.


Experience Corps®


More than 1,500 Experience Corps members, aged 55 and over, serve as tutors and mentors to children in urban public schools and after-school programs where they help teach children to read and develop the confidence and skills to succeed in school and in life.


Florida Governor’s Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service


The Governor’s Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service funds Florida AmeriCorps and National Service programs; encourages volunteerism for everyone from youths to seniors to people with disabilities; promotes volunteerism in emergency management and preparedness; and helps to strengthen and expand Volunteer Centers in Florida.


Generations United


Generations United (GU) is the national membership organization focused solely on improving the lives of children, youth, and older people through intergenerational strategies, programs, and public policies. 


Harvard University, Institute of Politics


A memorial to President John F. Kennedy, the Institute of Politics' mission is to unite and engage students, particularly undergraduates, with academics, politicians, activists, opinion leaders and policymakers on a non-partisan basis; to stimulate and nurture their interest in public service and leadership; and to inspire them to become engaged in civic and political life. The Institute strives to promote greater understanding and cooperation between the academic world and the world of politics and public affairs.


Innovations in Civic Participation


Innovations in Civic Participation is a non-profit social change organization that provides expertise, ideas, information and advocacy support in the United States and around the world to develop and strengthen policies and programs that promote political and civic engagement through service.


Institute for Higher Education Policy


The Institute for Higher Education Policy is a non-profit, non-partisan organization whose mission is to foster access and success in postsecondary education through public policy research and other activities that inform and influence the policymaking process.


International Centre for Healing and the Law


The International Centre for Healing and the Law promotes a legal profession dedicated to healing and peace in our society, and provides opportunities for law professionals to explore and reflect upon the deeper meaning of their vocation.


Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative


The Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative is a nonprofit organization formed by the Annie E. Casey Foundation and Casey Family Programs to help youth in foster care make successful transitions to adulthood.


John F. Kennedy Library Foundation


The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, a non-profit organization, was established in 1984 to advance the Kennedy Library’s mission of capturing, preserving, and exhibiting for present and future scholars and visitors the history and essence of President Kennedy’s life and career and encouraging an understanding, respect for, and participation in public service.


Learning In Deed
Learning In Deed is an initiative that aims to make service-learning – a teaching strategy that integrates service to others into classroom learning – part of every K-12 student’s experience.


National Alliance to End Homelessness


The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to mobilize the nonprofit, public and private sectors of society in an alliance to end homelessness.


National Human Service Assembly


The National Human Services Assembly is an association of the nation’s leading national non-profits in the fields of health, human and community development, and human services. 


National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)
NACHC promotes the provision of high quality, comprehensive health care that is accessible, coordinated, culturally and linguistically competent, and community directed for all underserved populations.


National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (NACCRRA)
NACCRRA provides national leadership to building quality child care systems, community by community and neighborhood by neighborhood.


National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy


The goal of the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy is to reduce the rate of teen pregnancy by one-third between 1996 and 2005.


National Service Learning Partnership


The Partnership is a national network of members dedicated to advancing service-learning as a core part of every young person’s education.


National Women's Law Center
The National Women's Law Center has worked since its inception in 1972 to protect and advance the progress of women and girls at work, in school, and in virtually every aspect of their lives.


New Profit


New Profit is a national venture philanthropy fund designed to provide the necessary resources for social entrepreneurs to achieve their visions.


Save the Children
Save the Children works to make lasting, positive change in the lives of children in need in the US and around the world.


Scholarship America


Scholarship America's mission is to expand access to educational opportunities by involving and assisting communities, corporations, foundations, organizations and individuals in the support of students and in the encouragement of educational achievement. 


Schweitzer Fellowship


The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship develops Leaders in Service by offering community service fellowships to graduate students in health and human services.


Share Our Strength
Share Our Strength is one of the nation's leading anti-hunger, anti-poverty organizations. To bring resources to the fight against hunger and poverty, SOS builds creative partnerships with a range of industries, including retail, financial services and music -- and creates community wealth, resources generated through profitable enterprise to promote social change.




Slate is an online magazine of news, politics, and culture that combines humor and insight in thoughtful analyses of current events and political news.



Sports4Kids improves the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play.


The Stargazer Group
Stargazer™ invests in organizations, endeavors and people that embody the entrepreneurial spirit. Stargazer creates collaborative environments, in real space and in cyberspace, for people and organizations to support and learn from one another.


Time Banks USA


Time Banks USA promotes the use of Time Banks, which build community through reciprocal service programs.


United Way of America 2-1-1 Initiative


2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects people with important community services and volunteer opportunities.


Washington Scholarship Fund


The Washington Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for low-income children to attend private schools.


The Wetzel Group


The Wetzel Group offers customized creative ideas and dynamic alliances to help clients realize their particular and special community and promotional goals.

The Women's Law and Public Policy Fellowship


Since 1983, the Women's Law and Public Policy Fellowship Program has enabled law graduates with a special interest in women's rights to work in the nation's capital on legal and policy issues affecting women.


YouthBuild USA


YouthBuild is a youth and community development program that simultaneously addresses core issues facing low-income communities: housing, education, employment, crime prevention, and leadership development.


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