Each of our non-profit partners was chosen for their empathy, enthusiasm, commitment and vision. We hope our photographs pique your curiosity about their work and motivate you to support them through a print purchase.
Architecture for Humanity is a nonprofit design services firm founded in 1999. We are building a more sustainable future through the power of professional design. By tapping a network of more than 50,000 professionals willing to lend time and expertise to help those who would not otherwise be able to afford their services, we bring design, construction and development services where they are most critically needed.
First Descents offers young adult cancer fighters and survivors a free outdoor adventure experience designed to empower them to climb, paddle and surf beyond their diagnosis, defy their cancer, reclaim their lives and connect with others doing the same. In 2012 they will host 50 programs in North, Central and South America
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. Since 2005, Kiva has leveraged over $270 million in loans to more than 700,000 entrepreneurs across 61 countries.
Malaria No More is determined to end malaria deaths in Africa by 2015 – and they're helping the world get it done. Malaria No More leverages high-impact communications to engage the world, global advocacy to rally leadership and strategic investments to accelerate progress. For more information, visit www.MalariaNoMore.org, read their Buzzwords blog, fan their Facebook page and follow them on Twitter.
Millennium Promise is the leading organization committed to accelerating achievement of the Millennium Development Goals by 2015. Through the Millennium Villages Project, we work in 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa to empower more than 500,000 people with the resources and tools they need to lift themselves out of extreme poverty.
Partners In Health's mission is both medical and moral. It is based on solidarity, rather than charity alone. When a person in Peru, or Siberia, or rural Haiti falls ill, PIH uses all of the means at our disposal to make them well—from pressuring drug manufacturers, to lobbying policy makers, to providing medical care and social services. Whatever it takes. Just as we would do if a member of our own family—or we ourselves—were ill.
Pencils of Promise (PoP) builds schools in the developing world and trains young leaders to take action at home and abroad. In just 3 years, PoP has broken ground in over 50 schools between Laos, Nicaragua, and Guatemala. For more information, please visit http://www.pencilsofpromise.org/ .
In partnership with national governments, civil society and the private sector, Together for Girls brings attention to the issue of violence against children, with a focus on sexual violence against girls, in support of country driven efforts for change. Our approach builds on partners' diverse advocacy, policy and service delivery platforms to support a comprehensive response to this complex issue.