Alphabetical list of organizations that have been selected to advance to the quarterfinals, in the for-profit and non-profit tracks. Fourteen Ashoka high school / college teams are competing separately and are not listed here.
|Brigid Collins House||
Reducing child abuse through technology to transparently connect families and service providers.
|Catholic Community Service of King County||The Groundwork Project: Wraparound with Homeless Youth Catholic Community Services of King County Discovering Strengths; Facilitating Change||NFP||Erin Maguire||Watch Video|
|Children's Music Foundation||The Children's Music Foundation was created exclusively to promote the study of music in elementary education throughout the United States.||NFP||Rourke O'Brien|
|CHOICES Education Group||Our cellphone texting challenge will help up to 14 million teens make more positive education-related choices and increase their engagement in school.||NFP||Leo Muller|
Dynamic Labs will be the soil where seeds of innovations will be systematically planted, fertilized, pruned, and harvested.
|Eastside Pathways||One vision + shared measurement + engaged community + collaborative action + sustained effort = EVERY CHILD A SUCCESS||NFP||Bill Henningsgaard|
|Economic Opportunity Institute||This proposal eliminates tuition at public colleges while creating a funding stream to cover the full costs of tuition and public appropriations.||NFP||John Burbank|
|Elder and Adult Day Services||Reduce health insurance costs by creating a nonprofit cooperative plan that enables participants to better balance risks, benefits, and costs.||NFP||Jeff Bradt|
In our first year of operations, we've registered more than 300 participating organizations and collectively they've raised $8.5 million dollars.
|Equal Opportunity Schools||There are more than half a million students each year stuck just across the hall from the education they deserve and need to get ready for college.||NFP||Reid Saaris|
|Family Centered Technology Solutions||
We provide end-to-end software solutions to community organizations that enable parents to access and share information with their community.
|Family Renewal Shelter||Providing a crucial option for women and their children fleeing extreme high-risk domestic violence and helping them become safe and successful.||NFP||Keith Galbraith|
Flash Volunteer provides tools to create, discover, and easily share local service events via social media, mobile, and our unique Cause Crowd feature.
|Food N' Me||Food N' Me is an effective nutrition system that changes eating behaviors in children and families. Fighting childhood obesity with pounds of fun!||FP||Frederic DeWulf|
|Get Schooled Foundation||Get Schooled is the only national organization using the power of media, technology, and pop culture to motivate young people and improve education.||NFP||Marie Goark|
|Green Plate Special||Empowering middle school youth and their familes to break the cycle of childhood obesity and health related issues through growing and cooking food||NFP||Laura Dewell|
|Hand Things Down||
HAND THINGS DOWN is social trading for busy moms to give away what their kids have outgrown with their local community.
|Ideal Network, Inc||Ideal network is a cause marketing platform that uses the mechanisms of a daily deal to raise money for non profits.||FP||Ronny Bell|
|InstantMobile Solutions, Inc||
Insta-Pass is a closed loop donation service for tangible goods providing digital receipts to donors and capturing their contact info for the charity.
|ITEASi (IT Enterprise Architecture Solutions Inc)||
BOSS empowers project owners/managers and minority small businesses with the tools and information to create sustainable social change.
|FP||Llwellyn Preece||Watch Video|
|Jewish Family Services||
JFS Resource Access Project (RAP) uniquely connects Food Bank clients with a case worker for immediate assistance with housing or employment problems.
|Jolkona||Jolkona helps non-profits improve fundraising efforts by providing a simple online microgiving & reporting platform to crowdsource funds online.||NFP||Nadia Khawaja|
|Look Both Ways Foundation||Our goal is to make skills and knowledge about living safely online as ingrained in young people as looking both ways before crossing a street.||NFP||Lizanne Coker||Read their blog|
|Mercy Housing Northwest||Mercy Housing Northwest not only believes that affordable housing and supportive programs prevent homelessness—the evidence shows that it does.||NFP||Paul Chiocco|
|Northwest Sustainable Energy for Economic Development||
Solarize Seattle harnesses the collective impact of community to accelerate solar energy adoption via a group purchasing program.
|One4All||Stealth mode: consumer giving startup||FP||Jason Hausske|
|Personify.IT, Inc.||"Foursquare for causes, Farmville for the real world" - An action oriented social collaborative platform for social good.||FP||Chuks Onwumem|
|Proz, Inc||eBay for education: FindProz is the marketplace for private instruction.||FP||Tyler Pack||Watch Video|
Build a regional food hub to connect producers and consumers, support small farm businesses, and provide access to local, fresh and affordable food.
|StockBox Grocers||Stockbox Grocers is a miniature grocer that is placed throughout urban food deserts to provide access to fresh produce and essential grocery staples.||FP||Carrie Ferrence|
|Summit Solutions, LLC||I want to open up a call center to provide jobs for our veterans. They have given us their time and lives and I'd like to give that back in return.||FP||Mindy McClain|
|The Art Affect||Youth art, activism, and innovation united and magnified to catalyze a profound societal shift toward a thriving, just, and sustainable world.||NFP||Dan Mahle||Watch Video|
|The Nature Conservatory||
Clean up Puget Sound: Online application combines education and social networking to reduce urban water pollution.
An exemplary health and wellness model simultaneously stimulating healthy mothers, babies, families, providers, healthcare systems, and the planet.
|Viva Farms||Viva Farms is helping launch the next generation of organic farmers by providing land, capital, expertise, and dedicated markets.||NFP||Ethan Schaffer|
|Washington Engage, BIAT: Fair Labor||The Business Initiative Againt Trafficking works with businesses to mitigate financial, legal, and reputational risks related to human trafficking.||NFP||S. Mar Smith|
|West Seattle Tool Library||
The West Seattle Tool Library empowers individuals and organizations by providing easy access to a free community collection of tools and resources.
|Year Up||Year Up provides urban young adults who are neither working nor in school with a year of education and training that leads to livable wage jobs.||NFP||Lisa Chin||Watch video|
|Youth Ambassadors||The mission of Youth Ambassadors is to develop learners who become leaders through compassionate service to the community.||NFP||Lori Markowitz|
|Youth Suicide Prevention Program||
"K-12 Lessons for Life" is a new web tool that links educators to Best Practices curricula to support school-based suicide prevention and save lives.