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Community based resources

Information on various organizations that provide services to those in need and have fell on hard times.

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Community based resources

social-economy organization

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

a non-profit, non-governmental, private organization which is usually funded by donations and supported by volunteers and which aims to improve social welfare.

sweden vs. wikileaks

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

Wikileaks-founder Julian Assange got charged with having committed sexual offenses towards two women when he went to Sweden in the summer 2010. Since then the Swedish government have been trying to ...

Project Pengyou

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

Project Pengyou, begun by Holly Chang in May 2011, is a non-governmental social venture. Project Pengyou serves to build the alumni network of President Obama’s 100,000 Strong Initiative in order to ...

Make-A-Wish Foundation

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

A non-profit organization that grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. In order to qualify, participants must ...

buildOn

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

An international non-profit organization that runs after-school programs in the United States and builds schools in developing countries. In the after-school programs, students are encouraged to ...

Teach For America

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

An American non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating educational inequity by recruiting recent college graduates and professionals to teach in low-income communities in the U.S. for at least ...

Social Venture Network (SVN)

Non-profit organizations; Community based resources

The Social Venture Network (SVN) is a non-profit membership organization whose members strive to create a more just and sustainable world. It was co-founded in 1987 by Joshua Mailman and Wayne Silby ...

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