Archive for the ‘And Beyond…’ Category

Polaris Project

Posted on: January 22nd, 2015 No Comments

Originally started as a result of an undergraduate project on human trafficking, this organization seeks to provide both short term […]



Idealist

Posted on: January 14th, 2015 No Comments

A site that connects you with opportunities to volunteer or work with non-profits world-wide.



MacArthur Foundation Human Rights Divison

Posted on: December 10th, 2014

The MacArthur Foundation has a special interest in grantmaking with human rights focused organizations. Given that it’s International Human Rights […]



US Human Rights Network

Posted on: November 12th, 2014

This organization coordinates individuals and alliances to work towards a better understanding of US human rights.



Voices for Human Needs

Posted on: November 3rd, 2014

A blog regularly covering serious social justice issues in small, interesting, and timely doses. Worth a read. Published by […]



Medecins sans Frontieres/Doctors without Borders

Posted on: October 20th, 2014

This non-profit is often the medical line between life and death in many natural and man-made disasters. News and opportunities […]



Center for Humans and Nature

Posted on: October 1st, 2014

A Chicago-based center for  environmental ethics, they won a regional Emmy for documentary on Aldo Leopold, and work with the […]



CIW receives Clinton Global Citizen Award

Posted on: September 19th, 2014

The food worker’s union receives recognition for it’s hard work.



Labor, on a Global Scale

Posted on: September 3rd, 2014

Labor issues, on an international level, are important.  The Institute for Global Labor is one non-profit that provides information, actions, […]



UNICEF and online activism

Posted on: August 27th, 2014

UNICEF is one of those non-profit organizations that everyone knows about, most frequently identified with charity drives.  However, they are […]