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[ Charitable Group Code: 2 ]

024538 'I Have A Dream' Foundation®

www.ihaveadreamfoundation.org Empowering children in low-income communities to achieve higher education by providing guaranteed tuition assistance for college and a long-term program of academic and social support. - 23.77%

020400 America's Charities

www.charities.org Working to build strong communities. Addressing needs of children, families, communities through member programs, by helping employers and employees support our member charities' programs. - 8.1%

020900 American Red Cross of Central Texas

www.centex.redcross.org Provides disaster relief, service to military families and preparedness training to thousands of Central Texans. Fundamental Principles: Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity, Universality. - 23.51%

020416 Amnesty International USA

www.amnestyusa.org Worldwide membership-based human rights organization -- impartial and non-political -- working to create a safer, more just world.1977 Nobel Peace Prize recipient. - 20.68%

020448 Austin Children's Shelter

www.austinchildrenshelter.org Provides emergency shelter, high quality care and hope for the future to abandoned, abused, and neglected children of our community. - 2%

024552 Breast Cancer Resource Centers of Texas

www.bcrc.org As breast cancer survivors, we offer hope, answer questions and provide hands-on support to Texas women who hear the life-altering words, "You have breast cancer." - 11.03%

020408 Cancer Research for Children (National Childhood Cancer Foundation)

www.curesearch.org Cancer is the #1 disease killer of children. Please help us reach the day when every child with cancer can be guaranteed a cure. - 3.88%

024502 Caring for Children Foundation of Texas, Inc.

www.carevan.org 100% of donations provide access to immunizations for medically uninsured and underserved Texas children and health screening services to medically uninsured and underserved Texas adults. - 0%

020409 Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation

www.diabeteswellness.net Scientific research into treatments and cure of diabetes. Conducts screenings, education programs to save lives from blindness, kidney failure, amputations. Publishes The Diabetes Wellness News. - 9.89%

024537 Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, Inc.

www.diabetesresearch.org Committed to curing children and adults now living with diabetes and leads the world in bringing promising treatments to patients as fast as possible. - 19.22%

024553 Dress for Success Worldwide

www.dressforsuccess.org Dress for Success is an international non-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women through suiting, career development and employment retention programs. - 9.72%

020470 Father Flanagan's Boys' Home

www.boystown.org Provides food, clothing, shelter, education, spiritual, and medical care to homeless, neglected, abused, and communicatively handicapped boys and girls. - 12.44%

024510 Feed The Children

www.feedthechildren.org Feed The Children provides food, medicine, clothing, educational materials and other essentials to children and their families domestically and internationally. - 9.2%

020901 Fellowship of Christian Athletes

www.fca.org Empowering and equipping coaches and athletes with encouragement, resources and training to influence and impact the world for Jesus Christ for more than 54 years. - 15.3%

024541 Fund for Animals, The

www.fundforanimals.org The Fund for Animals, founded by Cleveland Amory, operates animal sanctuaries and wildlife centers, and is a leading provider of direct care for animals. - 6.19%

020459 Give Kids The World

www.gktw.org Give Kids The World is a non-profit resort that creates memories and hope for children with life-threatening illnesses who wish to visit Central Florida's attractions. - 5.48%

024542 Hole In The Wall Gang Fund, The

www.holeinthewallgang.org Founded by Paul Newman, is a non-profit camp and year-round center providing free services to children with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. - 11.49%

024554 Hoop Zone

www.hoop-zone.net Hoop Zone's mission is to teach life values through basketball skills and programs to Central Texas youth. - 4.48%

020403 Hospice America (American Hospice Foundation)

www.americanhospice.org Increases access to hospice through public education, professional training, and advocacy to ensure comfort and dignity for dying people, and compassionate support for grieving families. - 20.07%

024545 Humane Society of the United States, The

www.humanesociety.org The Humane Society of the United States celebrates animals and confronts cruelty. The organization is backed by more than 10.5 million Americans. - 15.49%

024546 Lance Armstrong Foundation

www.livestrong.org The Lance Armstrong Foundation unites people through programs and experiences to support cancer survivors and the fight against cancer. Unite and fight cancer at LIVESTRONG.org. - 21.87%

020426 Make-A-Wish Foundation® of America

www.wish.org We grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. - 21.9%

024555 Marathon Kids

www.MarathonKids.org We offer a free, six month running/walking, nutrition and gardening program designed to provide a resonating, elegantly simple fitness and nutrition vehicle for K-5th graders. - 12%

024536 Marywood

www.marywood.org Statewide services include residential care for homeless pregnant women (ages 18 to 21); pregnancy case management; adoption services and basic foster care. - 22.25%

024548 NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation

www.ProChoiceAmerica.org Works with 24 affiliates to advance our shared mission of making abortion less necessary, and provides citizens with resources to take action locally and nationally. - 21.62%

020435 National Black Child Development Institute

www.nbcdi.org Exists to improve and protect the quality of life of children and families through educational programs, tutoring, training, public education, and other community outreach programs. - 11.84%

024556 National Down Syndrome Society

www.ndss.org Strives to increase public awareness about Down syndrome and improve the lives of people with Down syndrome through research, education and advocacy. - 23.45%

024539 National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

www.rarediseases.org Provides understandable information on rare diseases; peer networking; community resource referrals; patient medication assistance programs; research; advocacy for over 25 million people with rare disorders. - 3.15%

024558 National Psoriasis Foundation

www.psoriasis.org We fight discrimination against people with psoriatic diseases, support cutting-edge research and provide training and education for healthcare professionals, families, youth and the public. - 22%

024559 National Trust for Historic Preservation in the United States

www.PreservationNation.org We help people protect, enhance, and enjoy the places that matter to them. Your support will help save America's historic places and revitalize our communities. - 13.43%

024560 Pets America

www.petsamerica.org Saves the lives of pets and the people who love them by providing educational programs about emergency preparedness and volunteer training for disaster relief. - 5.14%

020433 PetSmart Charities

www.PetSmartCharities.org PetSmart Charities has funded over $70 million to support spay/neuter, disaster relief and educational programs. We saved 3.4 million pets through its in-store adoption program. - 9.85%

020477 Population Connection/ZPG

www.populationconnection.org A national nonprofit organization working to stabilize population growth and achieve a sustainable balance of people, resources and the environment. - 19.93%

024561 Prevent Cancer Foundation

www.preventcancer.org Your donation funds cancer prevention research; educates people about how they can prevent cancer; and supports community cancer prevention programs. - 21.83%

024540 Reading Is Fundamental, Inc. (RIF)

www.rif.org RIF provides free books for children across America to choose and keep. By promoting a love of books, RIF encourages children's literacy and involves communities. - 9.42%

020465 Ronald McDonald House Charities®

www.rmhc.org Creates, finds and supports programs improving health and well-being of children through its global network of local Chapters and 281 Ronald McDonald House® programs worldwide. - 11.9%

024551 Shoes for Austin

www.shoesforaustin.org Provides underprivileged children with new athletic shoes as a reward for achieving physical fitness goals. Donated more than 60,000 pairs of new shoes since inception. - 9.21%

024544 Starlight Children's Foundation

www.starlight.org Helping seriously ill children and their families cope with their pain, fear and isolation through entertainment, education and family activities. - 17.25%

024562 Texas Civil Rights Project

www.texascivilrightsproject.org This organization promotes racial, social, and economic justice through education and litigation. TCRP strives to foster equality, secure justice, ensure diversity, and strengthen communities. - 10.56%

024515 Texas Network of Youth Services

www.tnoys.org TNOYS’ mission is to promote excellence in youth service organizations through support, training and advocacy, and to promote youth as valuable community resources. - 5.01%

020902 UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation

www.uhccf.org UHCCF provides medical grants up to $5,000 to children's families to help pay for non-covered medical services and expenses from their commercial health benefit plan. - 0.3%

024508 VSA arts of Texas

www.vsatx.org Services enrich the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities through arts education and access to music, drama, dance, visual and literary arts. - 13.18%

024563 Wonders and Worries

www.wondersandworries.org Our free, professional services help children cope when they have a parent or other loved one with a chronic or life-threatening illness like cancer. - 23.48%

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