Here are, just a few, kickass nonprofit organizations we support:
Why They Are Kickass: Since its founding, Kiva loans have helped hundreds of thousands of women build businesses, improve their homes, send their children to school and change their lives. They also partner with organizations that do even more for women clients: offering health programs, literacy classes, skills training, counseling services, domestic violence support, childcare and more.
Mission: Kiva is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.
The Girl Effect
Why They Are Kickass: Adolescent girls are capable of raising the standard of living in the developing world. When everyone-girls, parents, teachers, executives, artists, presidents-knows about the Girl Effect, then real change can happen. This site is just the beginning.
Mission: The Girl Effect is a movement driven by girl champions around the globe. There are 600 million adolescent girls living in poverty in the developing world. By giving one of these girls a chance, you start the girl effect. When girls have safe places to meet, education, legal protection, health care, and access to training and job skills, they can thrive. And if they thrive, everyone around them thrives, too.
Global Fund for Women
Why They Are Kickass: This organizations supports women across the spectrum working to build peace and end gender-based violence, advance health and sexual reproductive rights, ensure economic and environmental justice, expand civic and political participation, and foster social change philanthropy.
Mission: TThe Global Fund for Women plays a leading role in advancing women’s rights by making grants that support and strengthen women’s groups around the world. They mobilize and redistribute resources that enable women to develop creative solutions to local, regional, and transnational challenges.