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  • 60 Plus Association - Arlington
    Nonpartisan advocacy group with a free enterprise, less government, less taxes approach to seniors' issues.
    www.60plus.org
  • American Council for Capital Formation
    Offers research findings and publications promoting national economic growth through sound tax, regulatory, and environmental policies.
    www.accf.org
  • American Folklore Society (AFS) - Arlington
    Association of people who create and communicate knowledge about folklore throughout the world.
    www.afsnet.org
  • American Jail Association - Hagerstown
    National nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting those who work in and operate our jails.
    www.corrections.com/aja
  • Arlington County Civic Federation - Arlington
    Addresses civic issues and advocates for neighborhoods.
    www.civfed.org
  • Berkeley County Historical Society - Martinsburg
    Dedicated to the preservation and perpetuation of history in Berkeley County, West Virginia.
    www.bchs.org
  • BoardSource
    Seeks to improve the effectiveness of nonprofits by strengthening their boards of directors. Formerly the National Center for Nonprofit Boards (NCNB).
    www.boardsource.org
  • Books for America
    Distributes donated books, movies, music and instructional CDs, audiobooks, and more to organizations in the United States serving needy communities and individuals.
    www.booksforamerica.org
  • Brewster Society, The - Bethesda
    International organization for designers, collectors, and lovers of kaleidoscopes. Founded by Cozy Baker, the "First Lady of American kaleidoscopes."
    www.brewstersociety.com
  • Business Executives for National Security, Inc.
    National, nonpartisan organization of business leaders who apply the lessons of their successful businesses to making the country safer and more secure.
    www.bens.org
  • Campagna Center - Alexandria
    Human services organization serving children and families in need.
    members.aol.com/campagna45
  • Center for Equal Opportunity
    Studies issues of race, ethnicity, and assimilation, including; affirmative action, bilingual and multicultural education, and immigration.
    www.ceousa.org
  • Confederate Memorial Association
    Dedicated to the preservation of the finest traditions of Southern culture and history.
    www.confederate.org
  • Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF)
    Educates future leaders and promotes collaboration among legislators, business leaders, minority-focused organizational leaders, and organized labor to effect positive and sustainable change in the African American community.
    cbcfinc.org
  • Defenders of Property Rights
    National public interest legal foundation devoted exclusively to protecting private property rights.
    www.defendersproprights.org
  • Foodspeak Coalition for Free Speech
    Coalition of civil liberty, health, environmental, public interest, media, and law groups dedicated to ensuring freedom of expression concerning food and food safety.
    www.cspinet.org/foodspeak
  • Frederick County Art Association, Inc. - Frederick
    Includes sponsored events, member meetings and details of association activities.
    www.fred.net/hummer/fcaa
  • Frederick County Humane Society - Frederick
    Nonprofit voluntary organization dedicated to the humane treatment of animals. Listings and photos of dogs & cats available for adoption in Frederick County, Maryland.
    www.fchs.org
  • Fund for American Studies, The
    www.tfas.org
  • Generations United
    National coalition of intergenerational groups.
    www.gu.org
  • Heinrich B?ll Foundation North America
    Nonprofit political foundation affiliated with the German party of Alliance 90/The Greens. Strives to promote democratic ideas, civil society, and international understanding through work in ecology, democracy, solidarity, gender equality, and non-violence.
    www.boell.org
  • Institute for Gay and Lesbian Strategic Studies
    Institute for research and analysis on questions important to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered Americans. Download policy reports and studies on issues such as same-sex marriage, homosexuality in the media, and gay-straight youth alliances.
    www.iglss.org
  • International City/County Management Association (ICMA)@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Organizations/International_City_County_Management_Association__ICMA_
  • International Country Club - Fairfax
    Offers golf, tennis, swimming, and fine dining for banquets and special events.
    www.InternationalCC.com
  • Labor Heritage Foundation, The
    Works to strengthen the labor movement through the use of music and the arts.
    www.laborheritage.org
  • Marine Fish Conservation Network
    Coalition dedicated to conserving marine fisheries and to promoting their long-term sustainability.
    www.conservefish.org
  • Millennium Institute - Arlington
    Provides resources, ideas, and plans for organizing thoughtful observances of humanity's entry into the next millennium.
    www.millennium-institute.org
  • Monocacy Canoe Club - Frederick
    Family oriented canoe & kayak club centered in Baltimore/Washington area.
    www.monocacycanoe.org
  • National Air Disaster Alliance/Foundation
    Advocacy organization raising the standard of safety, security, survivability, and support.
    www.planesafe.org
  • National Fallen Firefighters Foundation@ - Emmitsburg
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Emmitsburg/Community
  • National Humanities Alliance
    Created to unify public interest in support of federal programs.
    www.nhalliance.org
  • National Railway Historical Society - Hagerstown Chapter - Hagerstown
    www.trainweb.com/roundhouse
  • North-South Skirmish Association, Inc. - Winchester
    Civil War, blackpowder weapons.
    www.n-ssa.org
  • Organization of American States@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../International_Organizations/Organization_of_American_States__OAS_
  • Population Resource Center
    Organizes programs that provide policymakers with population data.
    www.prcdc.org
  • Potomac Bonsai Association (PBA)
    Umbrella organization comprised of ten bonsai clubs and one viewing stone group in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C.
    www.bonsai-pba.org
  • Privacy International
    Human rights group that monitors privacy and surveillance issues worldwide.
    www.privacyinternational.org
  • Progressive Maryland - Silver Spring
    Unites community, faith, and labor organizations with other progressive individuals.
    www.progressivemaryland.org
  • Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF)
    National organization solely dedicated to reducing highway deaths and injuries by improving the physical characteristics of America's roads.
    www.roadwaysafety.org
  • SPRY Foundation
    Brings together information from federal agencies and national associations on issues of interest to older adults.
    www.spry.org
  • Storyfest School of Sacred Storytelling - Hagerstown
    www.storyfest.com
  • Taxpayers Against Fraud
    Nonprofit organization dedicated to combating fraud against the Federal Government through the promotion and use of the qui tam provisions of the federal False Claims Act.
    www.taf.org
  • Texas State Society of Washington, DC
    Fosters and a fraternal spirit among Texans in the nation's capital.
    www.texasstatesociety.org
  • United Planning Organization
    Designated community action agency providing a variety of human service programs.
    www.upo.org
  • United States Naval Institute
    Established in 1873 to provide an open forum for the exchange of ideas, to disseminate and advance the knowledge of sea power, and to preserve America's naval and maritime heritage.
    www.usni.org
  • Wagner Society of Washington, DC
    Group of Wagner fans in America's capital.
    www.wagner-dc.org
  • Washington Metro Objectivism Discussion (WMOD)
    Holding monthly meetings in the Washington DC metro area to discuss topics related to the ideas of novelist and philosopher Ayn Rand.
    www.infiltec.com/wmod.htm
  • WETA/CapAccess
    Lists education, health, entertainment, and social service programs.
    www.capaccess.org
 

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