St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Join the St. Jude Heroes team - a nationwide group of everyday athletes with a common goal of finding cures and saving children. Our Heroes display courage, strength and spirit as they use their power to help those who need it the most: the young patients of St. Jude. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family's inability to pay.
Wounded Warrior Project
WWP was to take action to help the injured service men and women of this generation.
American Red Cross
An average of 91 cents of every dollar the Red Cross spends is invested in humanitarian services and programs. The Red Cross is not a government agency; it relies on donations of time, money, and blood to do its work.
Doctors without Borders
Doctors without Borders provides aid in nearly 60 countries to people whose survival is threatened by violence.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is aggressively trying to fight blood cancer.
Marines Helping Marines
Marines Helping Marines provides support for injured Marine Corps Personnel.
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
As the world's largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, we're working together to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures.
Purple Heart Foundation
Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation is committed to providing a variety of disabled veteran services, programs and resources to help combat wounded and disabled veterans and their families for over 50 years.
No Greater Sacrifice
OUR MISSION: To help educate and mentor the children of our nation's men and women who have fallen in the line of duty.
American Cancer Society
Dedicated to helping persons who face cancer. Supports research, patient services, early detection, treatment and education.
Organization for Autism Research
OAR funds pilot studies and targeted research within specific modalities and issues affecting the autism community, primarily for studies whose outcomes offer new insights into the behavioral and social development of individuals with autism with an emphasis on communications, education, and vocational challenges.
Semper Fi Fund
Semper Fi Fund's mission is to help injured and ill service members and their families
Athletes for a Cure
Athletes for a Cure (AFAC) is a fundraising and awareness program of the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) that helps athletes as they play, run, bike, walk or race for a cure.
All money raised by Athletes for a Cure directly supports the Prostate Cancer Foundation by funding the world's most promising research for discovering better treatments and a cure for prostate cancer.
Team Fox for Parkinson's Research
MJFF 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.
The Blue Card Fund
The mission of the Blue Card is to provide financial assistance to destitute Holocaust Survivors.
United Warrior Survivor Foundation
The only organization exclusively dedicated to serving the needs of the surviving spouses of Navy, Army, Air Force and Marine Corps Special Operations personnel killed in the line of duty since September 11, 2001.
Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.
Special Operations Warrior Foundation
provides full scholarship grants and educational and family counseling to the surviving children of special operations personnel who die in operational or training missions and immediate financial assistance to severely wounded special operations personnel and their families.
Armed Forces Foundation
94% of All Donations Go Directly to Military Members and Their Families. we provide direct financial support to Service Members and their families for:
* Everyday living expenses
* Housing improvements
* Transition and career counseling
* Funeral arrangements
Our Forgotten Warriors
goals will be accomplished by an increased availability to personal assistance services, funding to retrofit houses to make them handicapped accessible and offering equal educational opportunities. Access to information, technology and transit services will also be offered.
TEAM FIGHT is a motivated group of great people of all ages and abilities training to support young adults and their loved ones affected by cancer.
Lazarex Cancer Foundation
Our mission is to provide resources for cancer patients who've been told they have no other options, but who are not yet done with their journey in life and refuse to give up now.
Marine Corps Scholarship Fund
the Scholarship Foundation's Heroes Tribute fund provides up to $30,000 over four years to every child of a Marine, or Navy Corpsman serving with the Marines, who has been killed in combat since September 11, 2001.
Semper Fidelis Health & Wellness
Dedicated to improving the lives of all wounded service members of the Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns.
National Foundation for Cancer Research
We study cancer at its most fundamental level in cancer research, including new approaches such as targeted cancer therapies.
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
The United States Congress created the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to lead a nationwide effort to remember America's fallen firefighters.
In one recent year alone, AMVETS national service officers processed more than 24,000 claims that resulted in veterans receiving some $400 million in compensation.
The RAACE Foundation
The RAACE Foundation was created in response to the knowledge that child sexual abuse is tragically destructive, all too common, and totally preventable.
Alzheimer's Association tries to eliminate the disease through the advancement of research.
Cool Kids Campaign
Provides kids with cancer a higher quality of life for themselves and their families while facing the challenges of cancer.
Team Inheritance of Hope
Our Mission: To improve well-being in the lives of children and families with a parent diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.
Travis Manion Foundation
Our mission is two-fold: to inspire wounded and disabled veterans to continue serving our country and their community through volunteer service and to Honor the Fallen by Challenging the Living by having each Fellow serve in honor of a Fallen Hero.
Through offering many unique programs and services, we are able to shrink the gap between the home front and the frontlines.
Epilepsy Therapy Project
Our mission is to accelerate new therapies for people with epilepsy and seizures.
Knight of Heroes for Extraordinary Impact
The Knights of Heroes Foundation offers the sons of fallen heroes and their families the opportunity spend a week camping, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, shooting, rock climbing and much more.
Uniting Against Lung Cancer
Uniting Against Lung Cancer is funding lung cancer research across the country.
Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure
We provide researchers with the pivotal support they need to make critical breakthroughs. We fund novel translational research aimed at finding the fastest possible route to a cure.
UMPS Care Charities
Established by Major League Baseball (MLB) umpires to provide financial, in-kind and emotional support for America's youth and families in need.
Best Buddies Fitness Challenge
Best Buddies International, the organization's global headquarters, holds special events throughout the world to raise funds for the entire organization.
American Diabetes Association
Our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
Military Officers Association Of America Scholarship Fund
100% of contributions are used for interest-free loans and grants.
We're a mobilized force of medical professionals and caring hearts who provide safe, effective reconstructive surgery for children born with facial deformities such as cleft lip and cleft palate.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Assures the development of the means to cure and control cystic fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease.
We are dedicated to funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cure for autism; to raising public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society; and to bringing hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder.
Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.
We are mothers who now have, or have had, children honorably serving in the military. We are a non-profit (501[c]3) Veterans service organization supporting our military children while promoting patriotism.
Firefighter Cancer Support Network
The objective of the Firefighter Cancer Support Network (FCSN) is to provide timely assistance to all fire service members and their families in the event of cancer diagnosis.
Alzheimer's Foundation of America
Our mission is "to provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families-through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life."
Huntington's Disease Society of America
HDSA currently supports more than 40 scientists and 16 major HD laboratories in North America and around the world through our HDSA Coalition for the Cure with annual grants which range from $40,000 to $100,000 for HD investigations.
National Down Syndrome Society
The mission of the National Down Syndrome Society is to be the national advocate for the value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome.
The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund
Fund research to find a method of early detection and ultimately a cure for ovarian cancer.
In support of our mission, we help patients and their loved ones understand the disease and its treatment, and provide outreach programs to raise public awareness.
United Breast Cancer Foundation
Providing grants to hospitals and community centers to benefit patients and family's with breast cancer and helpful assistance and information to the current breast cancer patient.
American Heart Association
Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
Best Friends Animal Society
Best Friends' No More Homeless Pets campaign
created a new vision: A grassroots effort to place
dogs and cats who were considered "unadoptable"
into good homes, and to reduce the number of
unwanted pets through effective spay and neuter
World Wildlife Fund
WWF's mission is the conservation of nature.
The Food Pantries
The Food Pantries is a COALITION of food pantries, working together to feed the hungry!
Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation
"We are close to dramatically changing the way we treat childhood brain tumors, promising safer therapy with more children cured. Research funded by the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF)-MD is making that dream a reality."
Our mission is to educate, advocate for, empower and provide hands-on services and support to young women (15-40), before, during and after breast cancer.
Student Veterans of America
To provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to
succeed in higher education and following graduation.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action.
Homebuilders Care Foundation
We build shelter for battered women, homeless, at risk youth and improvements to hospice facilities.
Heartly House serves Frederick County residents who have been impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.
Freedom Hills Therapeutic Riding Progra
Since 1982, Freedom Hills has been bringing horses and people with disabilities together.
Freedom Hills participates in the Special Olympics at county and state levels and has also participated in the National Games.
Helps cancer patients preserve their fertility prior to undergoing chemotherapy, which can cause infertility up to 89% of the time in fertile patients!
Kettlebells for Warriors
The mission is to generate awareness and funding for charities dedicated to supporting our nation's military veterans through the education and promotion of the techniques and training methodologies of Russian Kettlebells.
Animal Welfare League of Frederick County
We envision a future of no more homeless pets in Frederick County, MD.
Children's Miracle Network
Building a Brighter Future for our children
We craft unique, sustainable solutions for the community through social structures, like schools, micro-finance businesses and orphanages.
Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation
Supports and promotes research to find a cure or treatments for all types of Niemann-Pick Disease
Hood College's Volleyball Team
Hood College's Volleyball Team is trying to raise money to help support their team.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
Lifting as We Climb Foundation
Provides essential service to all children arising from disadvantaged backgrounds, we have a specific goal of motivating and empowering underprivileged children.
Veterans Independence Foundation
Enables Veterans to take control of their destiny by offering transitional assistance and resources for all veterans and their families.
Youth Fitness Campaign: National Run A Mile Days
Making efforts to deter youth obesity in the U.S. and promote higher levels of physical activity for school-age youth.
Your Fighting Chance
YOUR FIGHTING CHANCE was formed to address two distinct growing needs in our community:
--To engage an increasing population of financially and socially disadvantaged youth in specific scientifically proven recreational sports activities that increase athletic skills, discipline, sportsmanship, self-respect and pride of accomplishment.
--To provide women with education and skills that will reduce victimization by increasing safety self-awareness, and to emotionally and physically empower women to defend themselves against violent acts.
Pets with Disabilities
Pets with Disabilities is a rescue and resource that provides information and support to families caring for pets with disabilities
The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
Metropolitan Guinea Pig Rescue
Our purpose is to rescue, rehabilitate, and find new homes for guinea pigs in our area. We also work to educate the public on the proper care of guinea pigs. Our rescue works with animal shelters in our metropolitan area, and at times, we do special rescues.
Child Reach International
Dedicated to helping children throughout the world to reach their full potential. We work at the grassroots level in partnerships with local communities in the developing world to help improve children's access to healthcare, education, and to restore children's rights, thus empowering children to create positive change through sustainable, community-based solutions
Mercy Medical Airlift
MMA is a medical transportation charity for those who cannot afford commercial long-distance transportation. MMA provides a means of charitable or charitably-assisted long-distance patient transportation via private aircraft, commercial airlines, fixed-wing long-distance air ambulance and ground transport. Veteran support is a priority and all in need have the right to fly.
Yellow Ribbon Fund
We help our service members with lodging and transportation for family members, tickets for the service members and their families to sporting and cultural events, and job mentoring.
Camp Oakhurst, located along the scenic New Jersey Atlantic coast serves individuals with disabilities that effect movement, coordination, and stamina, as well as youth diagnosed with autism.
The We Believe Foundation
Raises awareness about adolescent and young adult cancers and provides financial assistance to this group battling cancer through to survivorship.
The mission of Final Salute Inc. is to provide homeless female Veterans with safe and suitable housing.
DC Center for the LGBT Community
The Center's mission is to celebrate, strengthen, and support community among the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) residents and organizations of Metropolitan Washington, DC.
Chai Lifeline's mission is to bring joy and hope to seriously ill children and their families through year-round programs that offer social, emotional and financial support.
Kuunika Foundation Malawi
An agency aspiring to leadership in sustainable
impact on child rights and welfare with full commu-
nity involvement; aiming to achieve this through
an integrated approach including nutrition, public
and formal education, family health, HIV/AIDS,
gender equality, and economic empowerment.
Paralyzed Veterans of America
We are committed to ongoing care by educating clinicians about spinal cord injury, and we're deeply invested in the future-a cure for paralysis.
The Abilties Network
The Epilepsy Services program serves individuals, families, and the greater community with epilepsy education, information and referral services, assistance with medical issues, and scholarship support.
The Mission Continues
an organization that helps rehabilitate veterans not by offering charity but by challenging returning service members to utilize their skills and leadership to continue serving our country at home.
YMCA of Metropolitan Washington
The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington's mission is to foster the spiritual, mental and physical development of individuals, families and communities according to the ideals of inclusiveness, equality and mutual respect for all.
New Community for Children
New Community for Children (NCFC) provides children and youth with learning experiences that build up their academic, social, and creative skills.
The Mpambara-Cox Foundation
MCF's mission is based on the belief that education and global understanding are the keys to solving poverty and to improving our shared world. Our multi-level approach involves creating community based partnership between the U.S. and Africa for global education and sustainable development.
Captain Joseph House Foundation.
Captain Joseph House Foundation provides a unique service, extending the continuum of care for military families who have lost a loved one and made the ultimate sacrifice. Founded to provide respite and educational support to the families of the Fallen.
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philanthropic support from donors sustains vital programs that are not reimbursed through insurance; funds pediatric healthcare, research and clinical education; and drives the Hospital's growth.
Christopher Diaz Memorial Fund
After over four months of fighting, vomiting, living, eating, sleeping, and bleeding alongside his brothers in 3D Platoon, SSgt Diaz was reassigned to a Marine Corps Special Operation Command detachment operating elsewhere in Afghanistan. After several weeks, we received word that he was killed in action doing what he loved most: protecting his fellow Marines.
Chris left behind two children: Jeremy and Mia. They lost a father, but they gained a family, though they may be too young to realize it. 3D Platoon has decided to run the Marine Corps Marathon in October 2012 and to raise money leading up to the race in order to establish a college fund for Jeremy and Mia.