List by Category

Community Shares of Wisconsin currently has over 60 member nonprofits. You can make an online donation now to any of these groups.

Working for the Environment, Sustainability, Food, and Farms

1000 Friends of Wisconsin

Promoting healthy communities through sustainable development.
16 N. Carroll Street, Suite 810
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 259-1000
http://www.1kfriends.org/

Center for Resilient Cities

Making cities better for everyone.
200 N Blount St
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-9877
www.resilientcities.org

Citizens for Safe Water Around Badger (CSWAB)

Working for a healthy and sustainable future for the former Badger Army Ammunition Plant lands.
E12629 Weigand’s Bay South
Merrimac, WI 53561
(608) 643-3124
www.cswab.org

Clean Wisconsin

Your environmental voice. Protecting Wisconsin’s clean water and air and advocating for clean energy.
634 W. Main Street, Suite 300
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-7020
www.cleanwisconsin.org

Community GroundWorks

Connecting people to nature and local food through hands-on education in community and youth gardening, urban farming, healthy eating, and land restoration.
3601 Memorial Drive, Suite 4
Madison, WI 53704
(608) 240-0409
www.communitygroundworks.org

FairShare CSA Coalition

Working to strengthen the community-supported agriculture (CSA) movement, support small-scale vegetable farmers, and build local economies.
303 S Paterson Street, Suite 1B
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 226-0300
www.csacoalition.org

Friends of Wisconsin State Parks

Enhancing, preserving, restoring, protecting, and promoting the Wisconsin State Park System for future generations.
PO Box 2271
Madison, WI 53701-2271
(608) 264-8994
www.fwsp.org

Gathering Waters: Wisconsin’s Alliance for Land Trusts

Helping land trusts, landowners, and communities protect the places that make Wisconsin special.
211 S. Paterson Street, Suite 270
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-9131
www.gatheringwaters.org

Madison Audubon Society

Conserving, restoring, and advocating for natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats.
1400 E. Washington Avenue, Suite 170
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-2473
www.madisonaudubon.org

Midwest Environmental Advocates

A public interest law firm making environmental justice a reality.
612 W. Main Street, Suite 302
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-5047
www.midwestadvocates.org

Physicians for Social Responsibility-Wisconsin

Promoting a healthy environment, access to health care, and security through the abolition of nuclear and other weapons of mass destruction.
2712 Marshall Court, Suite 2
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 232-9945
http://www.psr.org/chapters/wisconsin/

REAP Food Group

Growing a healthful, just, and sustainable food system that supports local farms, encourages sustainable agriculture, and increases access to a diverse, safe local food supply.
306 E. Wilson Street, Suite 2E
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 310-7836
www.reapfoodgroup.org

River Alliance of Wisconsin

We save rivers.
147 S. Butler Street, Suite 2
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 257-2424
www.wisconsinrivers.org

Rock River Coalition

Developing partnerships to improve local waterways through citizen engagement and community improvement efforts.
864 Collins Road
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 674-7200
www.rockrivercoalition.org

Sierra Club Foundation – John Muir Chapter

Working to protect Wisconsin’s clean air, clean water, and special places.
222 S. Hamilton Street, Suite 1
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 256-0565
www.wisconsin.sierraclub.org

Sustain Dane

Generating and inspiring local sustainability.
131 W. Wilson Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 819-0689
www.sustaindane.org

Wisconsin Farmers Union Foundation

Championing policies that promote conservation, cooperative development, renewable energy and civic engagement in rural Wisconsin.
117 West Spring Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
(715) 723-5561
www.wisconsinfarmersunion.com

Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters Institute

Bringing people together to protect the Wisconsin we love.
133 S. Butler Street, Suite 320
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 661-0845
www.conservationvotersinstitute.org

Wisconsin Wetlands Association

Helping people care for wetlands.
214 N. Hamilton Street, Suite #201
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 250-9971
www.wisconsinwetlands.org

Ensuring Affordable, Accessible Housing

Bayview Foundation

Providing housing, human service, arts appreciation, and cultural awareness in a multi-cultural setting.
601 Bayview
Madison, WI 53715
(608) 256-7808
www.bayviewfoundation.org

Common Wealth

Building community through affordable housing, youth programs, small business development, job creation, and the arts.
1501 Williamson Street
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 256-3527
www.cwd.org

Fair Housing Center of Greater Madison

Eradicating discrimination in the housing market through education and enforcement.
612 W. Main St., Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 257-0853
www.fairhousingwisconsin.com

Housing Initiatives

Providing permanent housing solutions to homeless people with mental illnesses.
1110 Ruskin Street
Madison, WI 53704
(608) 277-8330
www.housinginit.org

Madison Area Community Land Trust

Creating perpetually affordable homes and protecting green spaces.
1501 Williamson Street
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 280-0131
www.affordablehome.org

Project Home

Improving the quality and affordability of housing for low- to moderate-income residents in Dane and Green counties.
1966 S. Stoughton Road
Madison, WI 53716
(608) 246-3737
www.projecthomewi.org

Tenant Resource Center

Offers free counseling, mediation, and other services for tenants and landlords interested in learning about their rental rights and responsibilities.
1202 Williamson Street, Suite 102
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 257-0143
www.tenantresourcecenter.org

Fostering Civic Engagement

Arts Wisconsin

Growing and strengthening Wisconsin through the arts, culture, creativity, and innovation.
PO Box 1054
Madison, WI 53701
(608) 255-8316
www.artswisconsin.org

Citizens Utility Board

Advocating for reliable and affordable utility service.
16 N. Carroll Street, Suite 640
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-3322
www.wiscub.org

Dane County TimeBank

Creating a network whereby members earn credits by helping others, then spend those credits on help they need themselves.
1202 Williamson Street, Suite 107
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 663-0400
www.danecountytimebank.org

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin 

Making democracy work® in Wisconsin.
612 W. Main Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 256-0827
www.lwvwi.org

The Progressive

A journalistic voice for peace and social justice at home and abroad.
30 W. Mifflin Street, Suite 703
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 257-4626
www.progressive.org

Wisconsin Democracy Campaign

Working for clean government and a fair democratic process.
203 S. Paterson Street, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-4260
www.wisdc.org

WORT 89.9 FM Community Radio

Community-oriented, noncommercial, listener-sponsored radio broadcasting to south central Wisconsin on 89.9 FM and worldwide via the web.
118 S. Bedford Street
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 256-2001
www.wortfm.org

Supporting Women, Children, and Families

ABC for Health

A public interest law firm working to improve health care access and coverage for children and their families, especially those with special health care needs.
32 N. Bassett Street
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 261-6939
www.abcforhealth.org

Center for Family Policy and Practice

Addressing barriers affecting low-income, non-custodial parents and their families.
23 N. Pinckney Street, Suite 210
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 257-3148
www.cffpp.org

End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin

Promoting social changes that transforms societal attitudes, practices, and policies to prevent/eliminate domestic abuse.
1245 E. Washington Avenue, Suite 150
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-0539
www.endabusewi.org

Freedom Inc.

Building leadership in low-income communities of color–to challenge the root causes of violence, racism, and poverty.
601 Bayview
Madison, WI 53715
(608) 661-4089
www.freedom-inc.org

Legal Action of Wisconsin

Providing free civil legal services for low-income persons.
31 S. Mills Street
Madison, WI 53715
(608) 256-3304
www.legalaction.org

Nuestro Mundo Inc.

Improving academic success in the Latino community by implementing dual-language immersion, advocating more family involvement, and encouraging community support.
PO Box 259936
Madison, WI 53725
www.nuestromundoinc.org

Rape Crisis Center

Empowering victims of sexual assault and working to end sexual violence through crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, and community outreach.
2801 Coho Street, Suite 301
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 251-5126
www.danecountyrcc.org

UNIDOS Against Domestic Violence

Providing a bridge to a safe environment for Latino victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
2879 Fish Hatchery Road
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 256-9195
www.unidosagainstdv.org

Wisconsin Alliance for Women’s Health

Ensuring that policy happens with Wisconsin women rather than TO them!
111 King Street
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-0139
www.supportwomenshealth.org

Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Creating the social change necessary to end sexual violence.
2801 W. Beltline Highway, Suite 202
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 257-1516
www.wcasa.org

Wisconsin Council on Children and Families

A trusted voice for effective, proven policies aimed at improving outcomes for Wisconsin’s kids.
555 W. Washington Avenue, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 284-0580
www.wccf.org

Wisconsin Early Childhood Association

Meeting the professional needs of adults who nurture and teach Wisconsin’s young children through a rich continuum of services.
744 Williamson Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 240-9880
www.wisconsinearlychildhood.org

Wisconsin Literacy

Working to ensure that all people in Wisconsin have the literacy skills to reach their full potential.
211 S. Paterson Street, Suite 260
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 257-1655
www.wisconsinliteracy.org

Wheels for Winners

Teaches young (mostly disadvantaged) children about work ethics, personal responsibility, and biking safety by rewarding them–for their community service–with a bicycle.
229 S. Fair Oaks Avenue
Madison, WI 53704
(608) 249-2418
www.wheelsforwinners.org

Empowering People with Disabilities

Chrysalis

Transforming–through work–the lives of those with mental illness.
1342 Dewey Court
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 256-3102
www.workwithchrysalis.org

Disability Rights Wisconsin

Protects and advocates for the rights of people with disabilities throughout Wisconsin.
131 W. Wilson Street, Suite 700
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 267-0214
www.disabilityrightswi.org

Grassroots Empowerment Project

An organization run for and by people who are consumers of mental health services–to support recovery and wellness.
PO Box 8683
Madison, WI 53708
(800) 770-0588
www.grassrootspower.org

Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired

Promotes independence of the blind and visually impaired by providing services, advocating for legislation, and educating the public.
754 Williamson Street
Madison WI 53703
(608) 255-1166
www.wcblind.org

Wisconsin Family Ties

Enhancing lives by promoting children’s mental health through support, education, and advocacy for families.
16 N. Carroll Street, Suite 230
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 267-6888
www.wifamilyties.org

Women in Transition

Where recovery is a reality. Providing residential, case management, and social services to women with mental illness.
2842 Moland Street
Madison, WI 53704
(608) 244-2046

Working for a Just, Equitable Society

ACLU of Wisconsin Foundation

Works to protect and promote the civil liberties and civil rights of all Wisconsin residents.
207 E. Buffalo St., Suite 325
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 272-4032
www.aclu-wi.org

Center for Media and Democracy

National watchdog group exposing spin, documenting financial influence, and assisting health, economic, and environmental activists.
PO Box 259010
Madison, WI 53725-9010
(608) 260-9713
www.prwatch.org

Fair Wisconsin Education Fund

Statewide organization dedicated to advancing and protecting the civil rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Wisconsinites.
203 S. Paterson Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 441-0143
www.fairwisconsin.com

GSAFE

Creating safe schools for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth—and for all students.
122 E. Olin Ave., Suite 290
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 661-4141
www.gsafewi.org

Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin

Individuals–along with religious, labor, and community groups–working for better wages, benefits, and working conditions for low-wage workers.
612 W. Main Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-0376
www.workerjustice.org

NARAL Pro-Choice Wisconsin Foundation

Protecting women’s reproductive rights, privacy rights, and access to the full range of reproductive healthcare choices.
612 W. Main Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 287-0016
www.prochoicewisconsin.org

New Harvest Foundation

Providing support for south central Wisconsin’s gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community.
PO Box 1786
Madison, WI 53701-1786
(608) 256-4204
www.newharvestfoundation.org

OutReach

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community center that promotes equality, and quality of life, for LGBT people.
600 Williamson Street, Suite P-1
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-8582
www.lgbtoutreach.org

Perfect Harmony Men’s Chorus

Building a better world through song and sharing our lives as LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) people.
PO Box 14706
Madison, WI 53708-4706
(608) 347-5178
www.perfectharmonychorus.org

Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice

Regional network of 172 member groups and hundreds of individuals working for peace and justice.
122 State Street, Suite 405A
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 250-9240
www.wnpj.org

Wisconsin Women’s Network

Promoting the advancement of women and girls in Wisconsin.
612 W. Main Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-9809
www.wiwomensnetwork.org

Working Capital for Community Needs

Provides small businesses and family farmers in Latin America with access to micro-loans
517 N. Segoe Road, Suite 209
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 257-7230
www.wccn.org