WELCOMING AMERICA has a presence in more than 190 global communities, helping immigrants, refugees, and entire communities reach their full potential and implementing more than 600 local immigrant inclusion policies, practices, and programs. More than 48 million Americans live in a Welcoming Community.
ETGAR KERET is a unique and influential voice, whose storytelling conveys Jewish values across cultures. His work has been published in 46 countries and 41 languages, imparting a humanitarian vision to universal appeal.
THE INTERNATIONAL REFUGEE ASSISTANCE PROJECT has helped to resettle more than 3,200 of the world’s most vulnerable refugees, providing legal advice to over 20,000; assembled a bar of 3,200 international human rights and refugee lawyers; enacted six pieces of Congressional legislation, creating legal rights for more than 150,000 refugees and displaced persons; and leveraged over $20 million in legal aid worldwide.
D.LIGHT has empowered the lives of more than 65 million people in 62 countries, including 17 million school-age children, by designing and distributing 12 million-plus reliable, affordable, and accessible solar light and power products to people in the developing world without access to reliable energy.
DISABILITY RIGHTS INTERNATIONAL has brought attention to the human rights of 1 billion people with disabilities, training activists in 40 countries and documenting abuses in 37 countries.
THE MISSION CONTINUES has awarded 1,869 fellowships to post-9/11 veterans in 49 states and Washington, D.C., and has 69 service platoons active in 42 cities nationwide, creating a network for more than 10,000 veterans and 640+ service projects.
EDUCATION INSIGHTS has partnered with 22 elementary and secondary schools and 1,400 volunteers dedicated to the advancement of public schools, improving educational vision and goals for 11,000 students, and giving them an opportunity for a better future.
FREEDOM NOW has worked in 30 countries, has helped free 77 prisoners of conscience, and currently has 26 campaigns underway that represent individuals. The organization also documents broader sets of abuse in countries to ensure that its efforts have a long-lasting impact on policy.
REFUGEPOINT has referred 37,525 at-risk refugees for resettlement to the U.S., Canada and 15 countries from 48 locations across the African continent, providing stabilization services and self-reliance opportunities to 10,000 refugees in Nairobi so that they can rebuild their lives in safety and with dignity.
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KIPP serves more than 80,000 students in 200 schools throughout 20 U.S. states and Washington, D.C., and boasts 10,000 college alumni. It has helped educators start KIPP-inspired schools in six other countries.
THE SOLAR COOKER PROJECT has kept women and girls safe from violence and helped protect more than 100,000 people by providing them with 50,000 solar cookers in five U.N. camps for Darfur refugees in Chad.
MSR has contributed to patient safety and quality of care worldwide by training more than 200,000 healthcare professionals from every continent through 60-plus national programs dedicated to immersive simulated medical environments.
THE ARAVA INSTITUTE has educated over 1,500 students from Israel, Jordan, Palestine, and other countries to transcend political boundaries and to advance an environmentally sustainable future for the region by working cooperatively to solve environmental challenges by way of richer, more innovative, peace-building solutions.
GIFT OF LIFE has registered 262,189 bone marrow donors, identifying 13,662 matches through 10,227 donor drives and facilitating more than 3,075 transplants in 45 countries.