Tag: Resources

​In northern Kansas, this organization readies dogs and owners for service

The organization breeds and trains Labrador Retrievers and Golden Retrievers to become service companions or for other individual and facility needs.

High school educators in Houston are reimagining their students' futures

BridgeYear uses a multi-pronged approach to engage students after high school graduation, beginning with tech-savvy advising and Career Test Drives.

How backpacks are helping New York City's homeless

The goal of Backpacks for the Street and Together Helping Others is to offer hope and compassion to the city’s (oft-ignored) homeless population.

Making the tools of technology accessible to everyone

Powering Potential began in 2006 as Founding Director Janice Lathen’s dream of bringing educational access to remote locations without electricity.

Building futures for families

Founded in 2011, Beds for Kids is a nonprofit whose mission is to provide beds and essential furniture to children and their families in need.

Bridging the opportunity gap

Connect-Us programs bring people from Connecticut’s most affluent areas together with young people and their families in Bridgeport.

Why we should trust and invest in families

FII's radically different approach to poverty involves directly supporting low-income families so they can work together to achieve prosperity.

Finding relief for unseen injuries

The Wounded Warrior Project offers mental health workshops that provide private environments for warriors to express themselves and share their experiences.