Bread for the World

Mission

"Bread for the World is a collective Christian voice urging our nation's decision makers to end hunger at home and abroad." (http://www.bread.org/what-we-do/)

Issue areas: Homelessness and Poverty | Christian
2012 Influence Indicators:
2006 News Frequency: Top 60th percentile

Catholic Charities USA

Mission

"The national office also advocates for social policies that aim to reduce poverty, improve the lives of children and families, and strengthen communities." (http://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/who/index.htm)

Issue areas: Homelessness and Poverty | Catholic
2012 Influence Indicators:
2006 News Frequency: Top 30th percentile

International Center for Research on Women

Mission

"ICRW's mission is to empower women, advance gender equality and fight poverty in the developing world." (http://www.icrw.org/html/about/about.htm)

Issue areas: Homelessness and Poverty | International Relations | Women and Men | 2006 News Frequency: Below 60th percentile

National Center for Law and Economic Justice

Mission

"The mission of the National Center for Law and Economic Justice is to advance the cause of economic justice for low-income families, individuals, and communities across the country." (http://www.nclej.org/about-our-values.php)

Issue areas: Homelessness and Poverty | 2006 News Frequency: Below 60th percentile

National Coalition for the Homeless

Mission

"To prevent and end homelessness while ensuring the immediate needs of those experiencing homelessness are met and their civil rights protected." (http://www.nationalhomeless.org/about_us/index.html)

Issue areas: Homelessness and Poverty | 2006 News Frequency: Top 60th percentile

National Housing Institute

Mission

"The National Housing Institute (NHI), founded in 1975, is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering decent, affordable housing and a vibrant community for everyone." (http://www.nhi.org/about/)

Issue areas: Homelessness and Poverty | 2006 News Frequency: Below 60th percentile