MercyForAnimals.org — Protects farmed animals by inspiring compassionate food choices and policies.
Farm Forward-– Implements innovative strategies to promote conscientious food choices, reduce farmed animal suffering, and advance sustainable agriculture.
The Middle Tennessee Pet Food Bank — Dedicated to helping animal rescue groups, animal shelters, and humane associations feed the animals in their care.
SURJ — Organizing white people for racial justice in Middle Tennessee. Through education, outreach, and mobilization, SURJ Nashville’s mission and purpose are: (1) to call white people into the work of unlearning racism and white supremacy that operates in personal attitudes and relationships; (2) to call white people into the work of divesting from and dismantling racism and white supremacy that operates within systems and institutions; (3) to create spaces of learning, accountability, and transformation for people seeking to engage in the work outlined above; and (4) to support local, statewide, regional, and national people of color (POC) led movements for racial and social justice.
ACLU –Freedom’s watchdog, challenging government abuse of rights and fighting for fairness in our laws and their enforcement.
Southern Poverty Law Center — Dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society. Using litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy, the SPLC works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality.
NOW.org — The largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States.
Heifer International — Charity Ending Hunger And Poverty
Center for Applied Rationality
The Innocence Project — A non-profit legal organization that is committed to exonerating wrongly convicted people through the use of DNA testing and to reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice.
Women in Prison Project — Works to reduce the use of incarceration for women, ensure that prison conditions for women are as humane and just as possible, and create a criminal justice system that treats women and all people with fairness, dignity, and justice.
Books Through Bars — Distributes free books and educational materials to incarcerated people in PA, NJ, NY, MD, DE, VA and WV.
Pen — Prison Writing Program — Provides a place for inmates to express themselves freely and encourages the use of the written word as a legitimate form of power.