The Literacy Coalition of Colorado is a resource for adult education in Colorado. We are an INFORMATION HUB for adults to find classes (GED prep, ESL, Citizenship prep), for volunteers to find opportunities, and for adult education providers to network. We TRAIN volunteers and TEACH adult learners. We DEVELOP CURRICULUM accessible to early-literacy adults. We… Read more »
Organization Type: Project Implementation or Direct Service Delivery
Zero Dropouts (ZD) is inspired by the remarkable potential of youth. We are an educational social enterprise grounded in the belief that all students have the ability to be successful in education and life. In collaboration with school districts and community partners, ZD offers comprehensive, custom-fit services that assist students in high school completion as… Read more »
Together With Tanzania partners with local Tanzanian organizations to assess and meet needs of the community and individuals. Current areas of focus include women’s issues, economic development and business entrepreneur training.
The Carter Center is guided by the principles of our Founders, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter. Founded, in partnership with Emory University, on a fundamental commitment to human rights and the alleviation of human suffering, the Center seeks to prevent and resolve conflicts, enhance freedom and democracy, and improve health.
The dZi Foundation works in partnership with remote communities in Nepal to create lasting improvements in their quality of life by helping communities take control of their own future through the support of locally-initiated community development projects. dZi provides training and funds that allow communities to complete projects of their own choosing that… Read more »
Bridges to Prosperity envisions a world where poverty caused by rural isolation no longer exists. Rural isolation is a root cause of poverty, and Bridges to Prosperity believes that connection is the foundation of opportunity. We work with local communities, partners and foundations, to build trail bridges that connect residents to education, health care, and… Read more »
The Chijnaya Foundation works in partnership with rural communities in southern Peru to design and implement self-sustaining projects in health, education, and economic development. We believe in a community-led, integrated approach that emphasizes local leadership and prioritizes working with communities long term on a diverse set of projects.
Street Business School is a leader in global training. They are on a mission to end extreme poverty by empowering women as entrepreneurs. Street Business School teaches other organizations, through their unique social franchise model, how to implement their proven and effective business training. Street Business School’s world-class and world-changing model will help 1 million… Read more »
Empowerment International, (EI) a Colorado registered nonprofit 501(c)3, has been working in Nicaragua since 2004. EI offers community-based holistic educational programs to children and families in two extremely impoverished communities in Nicaragua. Most of the families live on less than $2/day and most adult members of the community have an average of a third-grade education… Read more »
The mission of Bridge of Life is to strengthen healthcare globally through sustainable programs that prevent and treat chronic disease.
For over 50 years, Counterpart International has forged partnerships with communities and local organizations to build inclusive, sustainable communities in which people thrive. Their current project portfolio is focused on education, food security and agricultural development, effective governance, institutional strengthening, and economic development.
NIVAS helps families in Nepal build capacity and autonomy through the process of home ownership. From advocating for land acquisition, to learning earthquake resilient construction techniques, to setting bricks, each step is a move toward stability and safety.
In the United States, Heart of the West provides an array of educational and mental health services to children and their families, adults going through life transitions, nature connection adventures to individual and groups, and well-being consulting to communities. Overseas, Heart of the West consults to communities and organizations in need of early childhood development… Read more »
Kuda Vana Partnership empowers the most vulnerable children of Zimbabwe to not just survive, but thrive. Kuda Vana is not your typical orphanage. Our local staff and leadership provide whole-person care to each child, including love, nutrition, security, healthcare, education, life-skills and spiritual and emotional guidance – enabling them to live more independent, dignified, and… Read more »
Project Education South Sudan is a Denver-based 501c3 that has worked to help girls in Sudan — and now South Sudan — access an education since 2005. We send high school age girls to school and help them further their aspirational goals with leadership development and additional mentoring. A small but mighty organization, PESS is… Read more »