Advancing Education, Self-Reliance & Responsibility
Cincinnati Recreation Foundation
Serves youth and families by supplementing city recreation programs through outside philanthropy. This includes providing membership scholarships to economically at-risk families who cannot afford to pay.
www.cincinnatirecreationfoundation.org | 513.352.4000
FACES without PLACES (formerly Project Connect Children's Fund)
Keeps children experiencing homelessness connected to their education by providing advocacy, supplies, transportation, uniforms, and enrichment opportunities in summer and after school programs.
www.faceswithoutplaces.org | 513.363.3300
First Step Home
A residential drug and alcohol treatment facility serving homeless, substance abusing women and their children up to the age of 12.
www.firststephome.org | 513.961.4663
Franciscan Haircuts from the Heart
Provides professional hair care to poor, homeless, and disabled men, women, and children to improve their dignity and self-esteem.
www.haircutsfromtheheart.org | 513.381.0111
Living Arrangements for the Developmentally Disabled (LADD)
LADD helps people with developmental disabilities realize their aspirations and indepence through housing, community connections, employment and residential services.
www.laddinc.org | 513.864.5233
Media Bridges of Cincinnati
Cincinnati's community media center, dedicated to providing the education, equipment and environment for people to communicate effectively through media.
www.mediabridges.org | 513.651.4171
Parents for Public Schools of Greater Cincinnati
A community based chapter of a national organization working with public school parents and community supporters to improve and strengthen local public schools.
www.ppsgc.org | 513.751.5437
Power Inspires Progress (PIP)
Provides paid employment education/work experience for inner city adults with structure, support, and high expectations through Venice Pizza and Venice Catering.
www.powerinspiresprogress.com | 513-221-7020
Specialized Alternatives for Families and Youth (SAFY)
SAFY is an organization designated to serve children through foster care, adoption, independent living and mental health treatment. SAFY'S focus is to provide care to abused children.
www.safy.org | 513.771-7239
Winton Place Youth Center
After school programming/tutoring helps build resilient children who can weather the storms in their lives, make the right choices, and become good citizens.
www.wpyouth.net | 513.681.8004
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Building a United and Inclusive Community
Cincinnati Men's Chorus
A community of gay and gay-affirming men who strive for musical excellence while also promoting social justice and acceptance of diversity in our community.
www.cincinnatimenschorus.org | 513.542.2626
A local organization that works to achieve full equality for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people and to prevent discrimination and violence.
www.EqualityCincinnati.org | 513.591.3247
Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network - GLSEN Greater Cincinnati
Strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
www.glsencincinnati.org | 866.934.9119
MUSE Cincinnati's Women's Choir
Dedicated to musical excellence and social change, MUSE is committed to diversity in audience, membership, and programming.
www.musechoir.org | 513.221.1118
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Facilitating Community Development & Affordable Housing
Drop Inn Center
Cincinnati's largest homeless shelter offering food, clothing, shelter, recovery programs, and housing to promote human dignity and support positive social change.
www.dropinn.org | 513.721.0643
Greater Cincinnati Coalition for the Homeless
Works to end homelessness through public education, advocacy, coordination of services and Streetvibes.
www.cincihomeless.org | 513.421.7803
Over the Rhine Community Housing
Provides and promotes the development of racially integrated, decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for residents of Over-the-Rhine.
www.otrch.org | 513.381.1171
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Fostering Civic Engagement & Reform
League of Women Voters of the Cincinnati Area Education Fund
A nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government by providing trusted nonpartisan information about voting and issues to citizens.
www.lwvcincinnati.org | 513.281.8683
Ohio Justice and Policy Center
Reclaims broken lives, renews communities and restores justice by providing free legal services to prisoners and ex-offenders to help them become productive citizens.
www.ohiojpc.org | 513.421.1108
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Promoting Accessible and Affordable Healthcare
Health Resource Center of Cincinnati
Provides mental health, substance abuse, and medical care at low or no-cost to homeless/at-risk individuals, serving as a safety-net for persons experiencing barriers to care.
www.hrcci.org | 513.357.4602
Planned Parenthood Southwest Ohio Region
Strengthens our community by preventing unintended pregnancy and empowering individuals with the knowledge, opportunity, and freedom to make private decisions about reproductive and sexual health.
www.plannedparenthood.org/swoh | 513.721.7635
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Protecting Animals and the Environment
ECO: Environmental Community Organization
Preserves community and environmental health as a network of dedicated individuals through organizing with communities, action to hold industry and government accountable, and education efforts.
www.env-comm.org | 513.278.3260
Inspires and connects people through our spiritual, environmental and artistic programs, retreat center and organic farm on 300+ acres only 20 minutes from downtown Cincinnati.
www.grailville.org | 513.683.2340
A grassroots education organization that fosters environmental change in our community through thoughtful and meaningful programs for people of all walks of life.
www.imagoearth.org | 513.921.5124
Ohio Citizen Action Education Fund
The public education and research affiliate of Ohio Citizen Action, the state's largest environmental organization, with over 80,000 members.
www.ohiocitizen.org | 513.221.2100
The United Coalition for Animals (UCAN)
Provides pet spay/neuter services for low income people and animal rescue groups, preventing pets from suffering abuse, neglect and euthanazia due to pet overpopulation.
www.ucancincinnati.org | 513.721.7387
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