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The 9/11 Tribute Center is a museum opened in 2006 by the September 11th Families Association. Located directly across from the World Trade Center, the 9/11 Tribute Center shares the personal history and engages visitors in the authentic experiences of people directly impacted by the events of February 26, 1993 and September 11, 2001: family members of lost loved ones, survivors, first responders and people who live and work in Lower Manhattan.
The mission of ACH is to meet bereaved children and families wherever they are in their grief and fulfill their needs in a caring and knowledgeable environment through services to help them with their emotional journey and financial assistance to aid their future education.
Autism Speaks is dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
Our mission is to provide children facing adversity in New York City with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 mentoring relationships with adults that change their lives for the better, forever. We partner with families, volunteers, organizations and the community to inspire positive change in all.
The Bone Marrow Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for bone marrow, stem cell, and cord blood transplant patients and their families by providing vital financial assistance, educational information, and emotional support programs.
BTTF is committed to providing free breast screening, diagnostic follow-up, and treatment to low-income patients without access to health insurance in New York City. BTTF has delivered over $10 million in medical services to uninsured New Yorkers since 2006.
Our mission is simple. Every child in the United States, regardless of socioeconomic status, will have access to activities and food that help him or her to live a healthy and happy life. Each Bubble adventure begins with a charter school that shares this mission. Together, we design a nutrition and fitness program that complements and expands on the school’s current efforts, filling in gaps left by lack of funding, resources, or sometimes information. Through fun activities, learning adventures, and food programs, we provide the foundation for building a lifetime of knowledge
Children’s Health Fund is the nation’s leading provider of mobile-based pediatric health care for homeless and low-income children and their families. Its mission is to bring health care directly to those in need through development and support of innovative medical programs, response to public health crises, and promotion of guaranteed access to health care for all children.
The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation is dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by funding innovative research and improving the quality of life for people living with paralysis through grants, information and advocacy.
Committed to making Alzheimer’s disease nothing but a memory, for everyone.
The Foundation Fighting Blindness funds cutting-edge research into preventions, treatments and cures for retinal degenerative diseases that affect more than 10 million Americans, young and old, and millions more around the world. These conditions, such as macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa and Usher syndrome, progressively rob vision, but advancements in gene therapy, stem cell-based and pharmaceutical treatments give hope to families who are impacted. And, through a network of nearly 50 chapters across the country, the Foundation Fighting Blindness provides support, information and resources to people coping with vision loss.
Our mission is to provide an overnight summer camp experience to financially disadvantaged children, which allows them to express creative talents, participate in team sports, learn computer skills, form strong bonds with others, and ultimately increase their self-esteem. We selectively support camps that offer a year-round mentoring program with the ultimate goal of empowering children to make appropriate life choices.
Global Glimpse inspires America’s next generation to become responsible global citizens.
The mission of God’s Love We Deliver is to improve the health and well-being of men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other serious illnesses by alleviating hunger and malnutrition. We prepare and deliver nutritious, high-quality meals to people who, because of their illness, are unable to provide or prepare meals for themselves. We also provide illness-specific nutrition education and counseling to our clients, families, care providers and other service organizations. All of our services are provided free of charge without regard to income.
The mission of Good Shepherd Services is to surround at-risk New York City youth and their families with a web of supports that promote a safe passage to self-sufficiency. To achieve our mission, we lead in the development of innovative youth and family development programs; provide quality, effective services that strengthen participants’ connections with family, school and community; and advocate on their behalf for broader change.
Out of the WTC ashes formed a team of first responders who now volunteer their experience and expertise responding to disaster-stricken communities, and build housing for wounded returning veterans who continue the fight that began on September 11, 2001.
The mission of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth. As an educational not-for-profit institution centered on the aircraft carrier Intrepid, the museum is dedicated to promoting the understanding of history, science and service through its exhibitions and programming. The Museum is the only interactive museum where visitors can explore a legendary aircraft carrier, the first space shuttle, the world’s fastest jets, and a secret submarine.
The Jackson Gabriel Silver Foundation was founded with the mission to find treatments and ultimately a cure for Epidermolysis Bullosa (“EB”), a devastating and life-threatening genetic skin disorder that affects children from birth. By funding scientific research, JGSF can help children with EB who lack a critical protein that binds their layers of skin together. Without this protein, even the slightest touch or friction can cause the skin to tear apart, blister, and shear off the body. JGSF has been aggressively and efficiently funding research. To date, JGSF has raised over $2 million and has been instrumental in securing an additional $35 million for EB research. To learn more, please visit www.jgsf.org.
James Blake believes that progress against cancer should never be hampered by a lack of resources, which is why James established the Thomas Blake Sr. Memorial Fund in honor of his father, supporting early detection cancer research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
Many Hopes builds homes and schools for girls and boys in Kenya, and then creates local business to sustain them. We are raising the generation of children who will defeat the causes of extreme poverty in Kenya. 100% of public donations are used directly in Kenya.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson’s disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson’s today.
For more than 40 years, NYJTL has been dedicated to enriching the lives of New York City children, helping them to achieve their life goals through tennis, character development and academic support. We offer free comprehensive school and community based programs in all five boroughs, reaching over 75,000 youth, ages 6-18. In 2014, NYJTL will open the doors to the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis and Learning in Crotona Park, located in the heart of the South Bronx.
PeaceJam is creating young leaders committed to positive change in themselves, their communities and the world through the inspiration of Nobel Peace Laureates who pass on the spirit, skills, and wisdom they embody.
The mission of the Peter C. Alderman Foundation (PCAF) is to heal the emotional wounds of survivors of terrorism and mass violence by training indigenous health workers and establishing trauma treatment systems in post-conflict countries around the globe.
The Police Athletic League, together with the NYPD and the law enforcement community, supports and inspires New York City youth to realize their full individual potential as productive members of society.
The Possibility Project brings together diverse groups of teenagers to transform the negative forces in their lives
into positive action, using the performing arts and community engagement to develop the next generation of leaders
for a better world.
Founded in 2001, The September 11th Education Trust produces engaging 9/11 and civic literacy education programs that protect the legacy and memory of the victims of the terrorist attacks, harness the lessons of 9/11 and its aftermath, and unify and direct our nation’s youth toward public service. The Trust’s lesson plans are enriched through first-hand accounts, filmed oral histories, and primary source materials to record this historic event in a way that is not stagnant, but inspiring and relevant to the nation’s youth. The organization has also been at the forefront of 9/11 teacher professional development on 9/11 instruction in the classroom.
SUS provides housing and support services to veterans and families, and individuals faced with a wide range of challenges–mental illness, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and HIV/AIDS, often compounded by histories of homelessness, substance abuse, poverty and unemployment.
The Starlight Children’s Foundation believes in supporting kids and families from hospital to home. Our goal is to improve the quality of life for children with serious medical conditions through entertainment, education and family activities.
STOMP Out Bullying™ is the leading national anti-bullying and cyberbullying organization for kids and teens in the U.S. Created in 2005, STOMP Out Bullying™ focuses on reducing and preventing bullying, cyberbullying, sexting and other digital abuse, educating against homophobia, racism and hatred, decreasing school absenteeism, and deterring violence in schools, online and in communities across the country.
Sunrise is the first and only dedicated day camp in the nation for children with cancer and their siblings. It is a very special place where children can come, free of charge, and enjoy a summer filled with fun, friendship and activities – things often denied them because of their medical condition.
The Tour de Force honors the victims of 9/11 by keeping their memory alive through cycling events and to raise funds, to benefit the families of police officers, who were killed in the line of duty, each year, nationwide, making the ultimate sacrifice.
Tuesday’s Children is a nonprofit family service organization that was founded to promote long-term healing in all those directly impacted by the events of September 11, 2001. Our mission today is to keep the promise to those children and families while serving and supporting communities affected by acts of terror worldwide.
The United States Olympic Committee supports Olympic and Paralympic athletes in achieving sustained competitive excellent while demonstrating the values of the Olympic Movement, thereby inspiring all Americans.
Our diabetes mission is to prevent, better treat, and ultimately cure diabetes.
Voices of September 11th provides information, support services and programming that build resiliency in the 9/11 community – and helps communities plan for and respond to traumatic events.
The Women of Tomorrow Mentor & Scholarship Program mission is to inspire, motivate and empower at-risk young women to live up to their full potential through a unique mentoring program with highly accomplished professional women and scholarship opportunities. Our program is specifically designed to meet the needs of at-risk teenage girls in our nation’s public high schools and help them turn obstacles into opportunities by providing the exposure, motivation, confidence and opportunities required to create a better future for themselves, their families, and society. The Women of Tomorrow Mentor & Scholarship Program promotes drop-out prevention, increases access to higher education, creates pathways out of poverty and fosters workforce development.
To transform the lives of orphaned children and help them to become healthy, independent, productive members of their communities and the world.