With more than 40 million kids playing sports in the United States, Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) is a national non-profit developing BETTER ATHLETES, BETTER PEOPLE by creating a positive, character-building youth and high school sports experience. PCA provides actionable tools to coaches, parents, administrators and student-athletes through live workshops, online resources and partnerships with 3,000 schools and youth sports organizations nationwide.
National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization providing education to families and those living with mental illness. There are nearly 60 million people who are living with mental illness today and NAMI is committed to advocating night and day for these individuals and their families to ensure better lives for everyone.
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is the voice of victims and survivors, creating a culture where domestic violence is not tolerated; and where society empowers victims and survivors, and holds abusers accountable. By affecting public policy, increasing understanding of the impact of domestic violence, and providing programs and education that drive change, NCADV is committed to changing society to have zero tolerance for domestic violence.
Homes for Our Troops
Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) is a nonprofit organization that builds mortgage-free, specially adapted homes nationwide for severely injured Veterans Post – 9/11, to enable them to rebuild their lives. These homes restore some of the freedom and independence our Veterans sacrificed while defending our country, and enable them to focus on their family, recovery, and rebuilding their lives. Since its inception in 2004, nearly 90 cents of every dollar has gone directly to our program services for Veterans. HFOT builds these homes where the Veteran chooses to live, and continues its relationship with the Veterans after home delivery to assist them with rebuilding their lives.
Snowball Express is committed to providing hope and new happy memories to the children of military fallen heroes who have died while on active duty since 9/11. By bringing children together from all over the world, Snowball Express provides a four-day experience filled with fun activities, like sporting events, dances, amusement parks and more. The goal is to make each child feel special and comfortable by giving them an opportunity to share their feelings about losing something so precious, their parent.
Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run is a non-profit organization that teaches life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons that creatively integrate running. During the ten-week afterschool program, girls sharpen their independent thinking skills, celebrate their unique strengths and realize their power to make a difference in the world. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k run—an experience that unleashes their confidence and establishes a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness.