Alliance for Women in Media

The longest-established professional association dedicated to advancing women in media and entertainment. It supports educational programs, public service campaigns, charitable activities and scholarships in its field and produces national recognition programs which include the Gracie Awards. The award ceremony honors programming created for, by and about women. www.allwomeninmedia.org

Alliance of Technology and Women (ATW)

Works to empower women in technology. They provide education on trends, networking connections, and mentoring. http://www.dfwatw.org/

American Medical Women’s Association

Functions at the local, national, and international level for the improvement in women’s health and advancement of women in the medical field. To accomplish this, they provide advocacy, leadership, education, and mentoring by building strategic alliances. www.amwa- doc.org

Association for Women in Science

Supports the interests of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics so that all women in this field can reach their full potential. www.awis.org

Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Helps children and youth reach their full potential by pairing them with mentors who want to have a measurable impact on their youth. www.bbbs.org

Black Women United for Action

Gives voice the needs of African-Americans, heighten their achievements and improve the lives of vulnerable families, particularly women. It provides community programs that help attain information of cultural, social and educational issues. http://www.blackwomenunitedforaction.org/

Blue Suit Mom

Provides articles, information, and resources for working mothers. www.bluesuitmom.com

Business and Professional Women’s Foundation

Strives to redefine today’s workplace by supporting companies that practice diversity, equity and work-life balance. http://bpwfoundation.org/

Business Women's Network/Diversity Best Practices

Is a premier source of information, resources, contacts, and opportunities helping women and diverse individuals and companies expand their horizons. www.bwni.com

CARE

Is an international organization that fights the root causes of poverty in the world’s poorest communities. It focuses primarily on women who have the power to help their entire families and communities. http://www.care.org/

Catalyst

Conducts research on all aspects of women's career advancement and provides strategic and Web-based consulting services on a global basis. https://www.catalyst.org/

Center for Women Policy Issues

Promotes women’s human rights and equality. It was founded in 1972 as the nation’s first feminist policy analysis, research, and advocacy institution. http://www.centerwomenpolicy.org/

From Cinderella to CEO

Helps women in their quest to transform their work-life. www.cinderellaceo.com

Equality Now

Works to end violence and discrimination against women around the world. http://www.equalitynow.org/

The Executive Women's Golf Association (EWGA)

Provides opportunities for women to learn, play, and enjoy the game of golf for business and for life. www.ewga.com

Financial Women’s Association

Brings together high achieving professionals from all sectors within the financial industry and is dedicated to developing future leaders, promoting the role of women in finance and investing in the community. https://fwa.org/

Girls for a Change (GFC)

Empowers girls to create social change. GFC invites young women to lead, fund, design and implement social change projects that address issues girls face in their own neighborhoods. http://www.girlsforachange.org/

Girl Scouts USA

Is a well-known youth organization for girls, it teaches them values such as honesty, courage, and confidence by participating in activities including camping, community service, and first aid. http://www.girlscouts.org/

Girls Incorporated

Inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. It provides a safe haven for girls after school and allows them access to tutors, homework help, and computers. http://www.girlsinc.org/

International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW International)

Was founded in 1930 and has consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council and participatory status with the Council of Europe. It tackles various women’s issues and provides services which enable women to reach their full potential. http://www.bpw-international.org/

International Women’s Media Foundation

Is a global network that is dedicated to strengthening the role of women in news media worldwide. http://iwmf.org/

Leadership America

Recognizes, educates, and connects accomplished and diverse women to increase their individual and collective impact globally. https://leadership-women.org

Lean In

Provides connections to “Lean-In Circles”, small groups of women who meet regularly to learn and grow together. Lean In also promotes education and advocacy for women in the workplace and in leadership positions in society. www.leanin.org

MANA

National Latina Organization aims to empower Latinas through leadership development, advocacy, and community service. http://www.hermana.org/

Meeting Professionals International (MPI)

Is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. MPI provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges. MPI has a global community of 60,000 meeting and event professionals. www.mpiweb.org

Minority and Business Women Enterprise

Is creating the nation's largest, most comprehensive database of minority and women business enterprises to encourage and support their growth and success. This database provides local, regional, and national exposure to both public and private sector supplier diversity managers. www.MWBE.com

Moms Rising

Tackles issues facing women, mothers, and families by mobilizing grassroots campaigns to inform our nation’s leaders, amplify women’s voices in the media, accelerate grassroots’ impacts on Capitol Hill, and hold corporations accountable for the fair treatment of women and mothers while ensuring product safety. http://www.momsrising.org/

Ms. Foundation for Women

Supports the effort for women and girls to take charge of their own lives and impact the world around them. https://forwomen.org/

National Asian-Pacific American Women’s Forum

Is committed to the progressive movement of political empowerment and social and economic justice for Asian and Pacific Islander women and girls. http://napawf.org/

National Association for Female Executives

Is the largest women’s professional and business owners’ organization in the U.S. It provides resources and services that include education, public advocacy, and networking. http://www.nafe.com

National Association of Women Business Owners

Is the voice of America’s women-owned businesses, and provides resources and support for female entrepreneurs. https://www.nawbo.org/

National Congress of Black Women

Is dedicated to the political, economic, cultural and educational development of African American women and their families. http://nationalcongressbw.org/

Network of East-West Women

Is an international network supporting dialogue, information exchange, and activism among those concerned about the status of women in Central and Eastern Europe, the Newly Independent States, and the Russian Federation. http://www.neww.eu/

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

>Works through a network of U.S. and international affiliates, and events like the Komen Race for the Cure®, to eradicate breast cancer as a life-threatening disease by funding research grants and supporting education, screening, and treatment projects in communities around the world https://ww5.komen.org/

UNICEF

Provides children with healthcare, clean water, nutrition, education, emergency relief and much more, and has saved more children's’ lives than any other humanitarian organization. http://www.unicefusa.org/

U.S Committee for UNIFEM

supports the mission of UN Women and social, political, and economic equality for women and girls around the world. http://www.unwomen-usnc.org/

U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Was established to revolutionize the economic opportunities and impact of women. http://www.uswcc.org/

Vital Voices Global Partnership

Identifies, trains and empowers emerging women leaders and social entrepreneurs worldwide, enabling them to create a better world. http://www.vitalvoices.org/

WIPP Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP)

Is a national bipartisan public policy organization representing more than 500,000 women in business and women business owners nationwide. http://www.wipp.org/

The Women's Foodservice Forum

Engages the food service industry to develop leadership talent and ensure career advancement for executive women. All segments of the industry are reflected in the membership. www.womensfoodserviceforum.com

Women’s Funding Network

Connects and strengthens over 160 organizations that fund women’s solutions worldwide. Members include women’s foundations that span public charities, private foundations and funds within community foundations. http://www.womensfundingnetwork.org/

Women's Leadership Exchange (WLE)

Helps to develop more women leaders in business and other areas of human endeavor by connecting women with top business experts, corporate leaders, and with each other. www.womensleadershipexchange.com

Women's President's Organization

Is a nonprofit membership organization for a diverse group of women presidents who have guided their businesses to at least $2 million in gross annual sales (or $1 million for a service-based business). www.womenpresidentsorg.com

The Women’s Sports Foundation

Was founded in 1974 by Billie Jean King and strives to create leaders by ensuring all girls access to sports. www.womensportsfoundation.org

Women Work! The National Network for Women’s Employment

Is dedicated to helping individuals from diverse backgrounds achieve economic self-sufficiency through job readiness, education, training and employment. http://www.womenwork.org/

YWCA USA

Is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families and strengthen communities. They have improved the lives of girls and women through advocacy, local programming and services. www.YWCA.org