Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals raises funds and awareness for 170 member hospitals that provide 32 million treatments each year to kids across the U.S. and Canada. Donations stay local to fund critical treatments and healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care. Since 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $5 billion.
College Advising Corps
College Advising Corps (CAC) is an independent non-profit organization that works to increase the rates of college enrollment and completion among low-income, first-generation, and underrepresented students. To do this, we partner with 26 colleges and universities in 16 states to place recent graduates as college advisers in underserved high schools as well as supporting students not served through the in-school model with a groundbreaking virtual advising initiative. CAC works in communities across the country to provide students the advising and encouragement needed to navigate college and career pathways. Advisers work full-time to help students plan their college searches, complete admissions and financial aid applications, and enroll at schools that will serve them well.
For 20 years, Reading Partners has empowered students to succeed in reading and in life by engaging community volunteers to provide one-on-one tutoring. Since its founding, the national nonprofit organization has mobilized nearly 55,000 community volunteers to provide proven, individualized literacy tutoring to more than 50,000 elementary school students in under-resourced schools across ten states and the District of Columbia.
Reading is Fundamental
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) is committed to a literate America by inspiring a passion for reading among all children, providing quality content to create impact, and engaging communities in the solution to give every child the fundamentals for success. As the nation’s largest nonprofit organization for children’s literacy, RIF has provided more than 415 million books and literacy support to 50 million kids in all 50 states, inspiring generations to read, learn and grow.
Leader In Me
Leader in Me is a comprehensive K–12 school-improvement model that equips students with the essential leadership and life-readiness skills they need to thrive in the 21st century, and enhances measurable results for the school in the areas of leadership, culture, and academics.
“A mind is a terrible thing to waste.”®
For more than seven decades, this principle has remained at the heart of UNCF, enabling us to raise more than $4.8 billion and help more than 450,000 students and counting not just attend college, but thrive, graduate and become leaders. UNCF—the United Negro College Fund—has achieved a successful record as a leading administrator of some of the nation's most notable scholarships and programs for minority students. As the nation's largest and most effective minority education organization, UNCF plays a critical role in supporting more than 60,000 students each year at over 1,100 colleges and universities across the country—helping to ensure they get the education they need and that the nation needs them to have.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund empowers Latino families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships and support services to as many exceptional Hispanic American students as possible. HSF strives to make college education a top priority for every Latino family across the nation, mobilizing our community to proactively advance that goal – each individual, over a lifetime, in every way he/she can. HSF also seeks to give its Scholars all the tools they need to do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come. As the nation’s largest nonprofit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, HSF has awarded over $588 million in scholarships and provides a range of impactful programs for students and parents, HSF Scholars, and Alumni. For more information about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, please visit hsf.net
Jackie Robinson Foundation
For 45 years, the Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) has continued Robinson’s commitment to equal opportunity by addressing the achievement gap in higher education. Founded in 1973 by Rachel Robinson, the Foundation has advanced higher education for minority students by providing generous, four-year scholarships, coupled with a comprehensive set of support services to highly motivated minority students attending colleges and universities throughout the country. JRF’s efforts have led to a consistent 98% graduation rate among JRF Scholars, which is more than twice the national average for African American college students. The 1,500 JRF alumni are proven leaders in their communities and across a broad range of professional fields –and are true ambassadors of Jackie Robinson’s legacy of service. JRF has disbursed over $85 million in grants and direct program support to students who have attended over 260 different colleges and universities across the country.
American Red Cross & Tzu Chi Foundation
Panda Cares shifts its focus to relief when natural disasters occur. In addition to monetary donations, we also provide food to relief workers and displaced individuals. We forward 100% of donations to American Red Cross and the Tzu Chi Foundation, who provide direct aid to those in need.