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Shelter Partnership


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Shelter Partnership, Inc. is dedicated to alleviating, preventing and ending homelessness by assisting in the development of short-term and transitional housing programs, affordable housing, and supportive services for the homeless and potentially homeless throughout Los Angeles and Los Angeles County.


National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH)

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The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a leading voice on the issue of homelessness. The Alliance analyzes policy and develops pragmatic, cost-effective policy solutions and collaborates with the public, private, and nonprofit sectors to build state and local capacity, leading to stronger programs and policies that help communities achieve their goal of ending homelessness.

US Vets

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U.S.VETS Initiative is a private non-profit organization providing housing, employment and counseling services to our nation’s veterans, the men and women from all branches of the armed forces who have served their country from World War II to the current conflict in Afghanistan.


JWCH Institute, Inc

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JWCH is a major provider of homeless health care services, ranging from medical examination to laboratory services for the communities of Los Angeles County.


Nashville Rescue Mission

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Provides emergency services that meet immediate and practical needs for people experiencing homelessness, hunger, disappointment and regret.

National Coalition for the Homeless


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The National Coalition for the Homeless is a national network of people who are currently experiencing or who have experienced homelessness, activists and advocates, community-based and faith-based service providers, and others committed to a single mission: To end and prevent homelessness while ensuring the immediate needs of those experiencing homelessness are met and their civil rights are respected and protected.

Community Housing Partnership

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Community Housing Partnership is building a brighter future by providing people experiencing homelessness a home combined with support, including mental health services, job training and engaging our residents to advocate for policies to address the root causes of homelessness.

WHY Hunger


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WhyHunger is a leader in building the movement to end hunger and poverty by connecting people to nutritious, affordable food and by supporting grassroots solutions that inspire self-reliance and community empowerment.

National Black Food and Justice Alliance

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A coalition of Black-led organizations working towards cultivating and advancing Black leadership, building Black self-determination, Black institution building and organizing for food sovereignty, land and justice. The Alliance seeks to achieve this by engaging in broad-based coalition organizing for black food and land, increasing visibility of Black led narratives and work, advancing Black led visions for just and sustainable communities, and building capacity for self-determination within our local, national, and international food systems and land rights work.

Elijah’s Promise


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Elijah’s Promise strives to break the cycle of poverty in our community of New Brunswick, NJ. Elijah’s Promise doesn’t simply provide meals to hungry people — we use food as a tool for change. We fight to end hunger through promoting good food for all, providing education and job training for the food industry, and creating social enterprise food businesses that help build a better world.

Rooted in Community


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The Rooted In Community National Network (RIC) is a national grassroots network that empowers young people to take leadership in their own communities. They are a diverse movement of youth and adults working together and committed to fostering healthy communities and food justice through urban and rural agriculture, community gardening, food security, and related environmental justice work.


Florida Association of Farmworkers

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FWAF’s long-standing mission is to build power among farmworker and rural low-income communities to respond to and gain control over the social, political, workplace, economic, health, and environmental justice issues that impact their lives.

No Kid Hungry

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No Kid Hungry is a national campaign run by Share Our Strength, a nonprofit working to solve problems of hunger and poverty in the United States and around the world. After 25 years of successfully investing in local nonprofits and helping find the best approaches to eradicating poverty and hunger, Share Our Strength launched No Kid Hungry in 2010.

Feeding America

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Feeding America is the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization. Thanks to donations and support from businesses and government organizations, the Feeding America network of food banks, pantries and meal programs serve virtually every community in the United States.

Meals on Wheels

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Meals on Wheels has been guided by a single goal since the first known U.S. delivery by a small group of Philadelphia citizens in 1954 – to support our senior neighbors to extend their independence and health as they age. What started as a compassionate idea has grown into one of the largest and most effective social movements in America, currently helping nearly 2.4 million seniors annually in virtually every community in the country.

Musically Fed

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Works with artists, promoters, management and venues nationwide to donate unused backstage meals to community organizations that feed the homeless, hungry and food insecure. Musically Fed identifies the opportunities, procures the resources, and coordinates all aspects of food handling, transport, and distribution.

Nashville Food Project

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The Nashville Food Project embraces a vision of vibrant community food security in which everyone in Nashville has access to the food they want and need through a just and sustainable food system

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Rise Against Hunger

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A growing global movement to end hunger by empowering communities, nourishing lives and responding to emergencies.

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