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Volunteering for a Sustainable World

Get to know organizations working towards a sustainable world. Take a look at their mission and volunteer to make a positive change in the environment.


Sachamama is a non-profit organization working to build support for a clean energy economy for all, and cultivating sustainable attitudes, behaviors & lifestyles.

Instagram: @sachamamaorg

Website: https://sachamama.org/join-uss/

Coral Restoration Foundation

The Coral Restoration Foundation is a nonprofit organization that aims to reduce the widespread loss of reefs in Florida.

Instagram: @coralrestorationfoundation

Website: https://www.coralrestoration.org 

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Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Planned Parenthood Federation of America is a nonprofit organization that focuses on providing reproductive healthcare in the U.S. and globally.

Instagram: @plannedparenthood

Website: https://www.ippf.org/about-us/member-associations/united-states

#16daysofactivism Campaign

The 25th of every month has been designated “Orange Day” by the United Nations Secretary-General’s Campaign UNiTE to End Violence against Women, to raise awareness and take action to end violence against women and girls. The Orange represents a future free of violence against women and girls as a bright and optimistic color

Website: https://www.unwomen.org/en/what-we-do/ending-violence-against-women/take-action


The Young Women's Christian Association of the United States of America (YWCA USA) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to eradicating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, equality, liberty, and dignity for all.

Instagram: @ywcausa

Website: https://www.ywca.org

The Bold Beauty Project (BBP) 

The Bold Beauty Project (BBP) is a visual arts exhibition that celebrates women with varying disabilities and seeks to create social change by utilizing art at the intersection of beauty and disability.

Instagram: @boldbeautyproject

Website: https://www.boldbeautyproject.com


SAVE LGBTQ is South Florida's longest-running

organization that focuses on preventing discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people. This political advocacy organization dedicates community outreach, candidateendorsements, and political advocacy.


Website: https://www.save.lgbt


PhoenixQuest is an interactive platform/app that helps refugees who want to get a job by matching companies and future employees and offering a variety of professional and vocational resources.

Website: https://pheonixmdcduhoktea.wixsite.com/phoenixquest

Jóvenes Contra El Cáncer Foundation

Jóvenes Contra El Cáncer Foundation , aims to raise awareness about cancer and to inform society about the stories of the patients and the relevance of cancer in their lives as well as in the lives of the volunteers.

Website: https://jovenescontraelcancer.org

National News Literacy Week

This annual event underscores the vital role of news literacy in a democracy and provides audiences with the knowledge, tools and abilities to become more news-literate.


Website: https://newslit.org/news-literacy-week-2022/