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American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
ACLU works to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the conservation of the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights.
Americans United for Separation of Church and State
Americans United for Separation of Church and State is a religious liberty watchdog group based in Washington, D.C. that educates Americans about the importance of church-state separation in safeguarding religious freedom.
Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
APC is an international network of civil society organizations working toward the empowerment and support of peace, human rights, development and protection of the environment, through the strategic use of information and communication technologies.
Center for Constitutional Rights
Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) is dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the US Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Change.org is an online activism platform for social change that raises awareness about important causes and connects people to opportunities for powerful action.
Colorlines.com is a daily news site offering award-winning reporting, analysis, and solutions to today’s racial justice issues.
Cultural Survival partners with Indigenous communities around the world to defend their lands, languages, and cultures.
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international medical humanitarian organization working in nearly 70 countries to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe.
Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC)
EPIC is a public interest research center in Washington, D.C. focusing on emerging civil liberties issues and to protect privacy, the First Amendment, and constitutional values.
Explore is a philanthropic community whose mission is to champion the selfless acts of others, to create a portal into the soul of humanity and to inspire lifelong learning.
2012-12-08: Free The Children
Free The Children works to empower youth to achieve their fullest potential as agents of change.
Free the Slaves
Free the Slaves is a non-profit organization that works to liberate slaves around the world, helps them rebuild their lives, and researches real world solutions to eradicate slavery.
Grassroots.org provides nonprofit organizations with free valuable technologies and resources to increase their efficiency and productivity.
Idealist is a project of Action Without Borders and provides a directory of nonprofit and community organizations in 153 countries, volunteer opportunities, and job and internship listings.
Motion to Amend
Move to Amend is a coalition of organizations and individuals committed to social and economic justice, ending corporate rule, and building a vibrant democracy that is genuinely accountable to the people, not corporate interests.
National Lawyers Guild
National Lawyers Guild is national non-pro?t legal and political organization of lawyers, legal workers, law students and jailhouse lawyers using the law to protect human rights above property interests and to attain social justice.
Native American Netroots
The Native American Rights Fund (NARF) is a non-profit 501c(3) organization that provides legal representation and technical assistance to Indian tribes, organizations and individuals nationwide.
New Left Project
New Left Project facilitates broad-based campaigning for progressive political change to challenge economic injustice, environmental damage, war, imperialism and human rights abuses.
Not Impossible Foundation
Not Impossible Foundation is an emerging non-profit organization comprising thinkers, dreamers, and doers. By fusing imagination and technology they are developing creative solutions to real-world problems.
OneWorld is a network of autonomous, non-profit co-operative centres around the world dedicated toward a world where resources are shared fairly and sustainably, human rights are nurtured and protected, democracy enables people to shave their own lives.
Open Society Foundations
Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens and seek assurance of greater fairness in political, legal, and economic systems and safeguard fundamental rights.
Operation Silver Star (OSS)
OSS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting wounded and returning combat military veterans of all eras.
People for the American Way
People for the American Way is dedicated to making the promise of America real for every American: Equality. Freedom of speech. Freedom of religion. The right to seek justice in a court of law. The right to cast a vote that counts.
Seva Foundation (Seva)
Seva is a donor-supported non-profit foundation building partnerships to respond to locally defined problems with culturally sustainable solutions throughout the world.
2013-04-06: Strike Debt!
Strike Debt came from a coalition of Occupy groups looking to build popular resistance to all forms of debt imposed on us by the banks.
Students for a Free Tibet (SFT)
Students for a Free Tibet works through education, grassroots organizing, and non-violent direct action, with the Tibetan people in their struggle for freedom and independence.
Sunlight Foundation is a non-profit, nonpartisan organization that uses the power of the Internet to catalyze greater government openness and transparency, and provides new tools and resources for media and citizens.
The Marra Foundation
The Marra Foundation supports projects that result in sustainable change in people’s lives and that create opportunities for people to become involved in compassionate service.
United Nations works to maintain international peace and security, friendly relations among nations, solving international economic, social, cultural and humanitarian problems, and promoting respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms.
United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
The Permanent Forum is an advisory body to the Economic and Social Council with a mandate to discuss indigenous issues related to economic and social development, culture, the environment, education, health and human rights.
Witness is an international human rights organization that provides training and support to local groups to use video in their human rights advocacy campaigns.