Get Involved

At That’s Pretty Powerful, we not only look to other women for knowledge and inspiration to achieve our goals, but we also offer our resources to help other women, too. Pay it forward. Everyone has something to offer a non-profit. It’s also a great way to further develop your skills. Below is a list of non-profit organizations depending on your interests.

5 for Fairness
Awards $5000 grants to non-profits working towards gender equity. A free community site that gives nonprofits a chance to tell their stories online and members a chance to become effective online advocates for their favorite organizations
http://www.5forfairness.org

Beverly Hills Women’s Club
Offers a variety of unique educational, cultural, philanthropic, and social events
http://bhwclub.org/

California Women’s Law Center
Works to ensure, through systemic change, that life opportunities for women and girls are
free from unjust social, economic, and political constraints
http://cwlc.org/

CoAbode
Offers a unique “matchmaking” service to provide single moms with one or more children the opportunity to share housing, while pooling resources and finances with another single mom of their choosing
http://www.coabode.org/

Daybreak
Addresses the basic needs of mentally ill women facing homelessness and poverty by providing a safe and accepting environment where they can find dignity, support, and access to information and resources needed to stabilize their lives and move into permanent housing
http://www.opcc.net/

Downtown Women’s Center
Provide permanent supportive housing and a safe and healthy community fostering dignity, respect, and personal stability, and to advocate ending homelessness for women
http://www.dwcweb.org

Made with Code by Google
Online help for future coders, parents, and teachers
https://www.madewithcode.com/

Mothers2Mothers International
Believes in the power of women to eliminate pediatric AIDS and create
health and hope for themselves and their babies, families, and communities
http://www.m2m.org/

Hispanas Organized for Political Equality-California
Committed to ensuring political and economic parity for Latinas through leadership, advocacy and education to benefit all communities and the status of women
http://www.latinas.org/site/c.qwL6KiNYLtH/b.2247283/k.BE35/Home.htm

Junior Charity League
To initiate and encourage charitable endeavors and to foster the Mother – Daughter relationship in social, cultural and philanthropic training
http://www.nclla.org/c_aboutncl.aspx

Junior League of Los Angeles
Organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable
http://www.jlla.org

Ladies of Charity
The Ladies of Charity seek every opportunity to make Christ present by serving the material and spiritual needs of the sick, the poor and the marginalized of our society
http://aic.ladiesofcharity.us/

Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice
Provides direct representation and education to low-income families facing the greatest barriers to justice
http://www.laclj.org/

Los Angeles Women’s Foundation
Makes grants to support effective and innovative economic self-sufficiency and financial security programs for women and girls in Los Angeles. The circle is particularly interested in empowering young women to become leaders in their communities, creating paths to success for women and girls as well as supporting job placement programs for women
http://www.womensfoundca.org/los-angeles-giving-circle

National Council of Jewish Women Incorporated
Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of Life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms
http://www.ncjwla.org

The Samburu Project
Provides easy access to clean, safe drinking water as a foundation to development to communities throughout the Samburu District of Kenya
http://www.thesamburuproject.org/

Soroptimist
A global volunteer organization working to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment
http://www.soroptimist.org/

Step Up Women’s Network
Empowers teen girls from under-resourced communities to be confident, college-bound, and career-ready, and propel professional women through connections, collaborations, and continuous development
http://www.suwn.org

Tahirih Association
Grants educational scholarships to women, youth, and individuals around the world who demonstrate excellence in artistic expression, technology and science. Scholarships are awarded annually with priority given to female applicants
http://tahirihassociation.wordpress.com/

Women Empowered
Aim to empower women by building their self-confidence and allowing their voices to be heard through various workshops, hands-on volunteer opportunities, networking events, and mentorship of at-risk teen girls
http://www.women-empowered.com

Women in Transition
Empower women to build lives for themselves and their children that are free from intimate partner violence, substance abuse and poverty, and to empower the community to undertake initiatives to end substance abuse and violence against women and children
http://www.helpwomen.org/wp/about/mission

Women’s Reproductive Rights Assistance Project
Ensure that women from all walks of life have access to safe, legal abortion care and emergency contraceptives
http://www.wrrap.org/

YMCA Santa Monica/Westside
Committed to empowering women and girls and promoting racial justice, peace, freedom and dignity for all people
http://www.smywca.org/