At The Equity Group, we are grateful for the opportunity to spend our days doing challenging work with interesting companies, and to be in a position to give back to our community, including the organizations below.

Autism Speaks is a science and advocacy organization dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. Learn more

#BlackLivesMatter was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer. Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc. is a global organization in the US, UK, and Canada, whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities. Learn more

FEED sells FEED bags and other products, with a portion of each sale providing meals to those in need through strategic malnutrition interventions globally with FEED’s partners on the ground. Learn more

Hope & Heroes Children's Cancer Fund provides philanthropic assistance to the Herbert Irving Child & Adolescent Oncology Center at Columbia University Medical Center. The Fund's mission is to support and expand existing programs and therapies at the Center, develop new initiatives and enhance the research that is vital to continuing the fight against pediatric cancer and blood disorders. Learn more

JDRF is a leader in setting the agenda for diabetes research worldwide, and is the largest charitable funder of and advocate for type 1 diabetes research. The mission of JDRF is to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research. Learn more

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans. LDF also defends the gains and protections won over the past 75 years of civil rights struggle and works to improve the quality and diversity of judicial and executive appointments. Learn more

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans. LDF also defends the gains and protections won over the past 75 years of civil rights struggle and works to improve the quality and diversity of judicial and executive appointments.Learn more

The Ovarian Cancer Translational Research Group is intent on finding markers for early detection and prevention of ovarian cancer, and investigating potential therapeutic targets and genetic markers associated with disease recurrence and risk. Ultimately, the goal is to provide the genetic information which can change how we deal with ovarian cancers.Learn more

Play for P.I.N.K. is dedicated to raising funds for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Evelyn H. Lauder. Its mission is to fund clinical and genetic research into the causes and treatment of breast cancer.Learn more

Turnaround strives to fulfill the promise of public education by helping high-poverty, low-performing public schools create positive learning environments that foster healthy intellectual, social, and emotional growth in every student. Turnaround's interdisciplinary teams of educators and mental health professionals partner with schools over a three-year period to build the permanent capacity in each school to sustain a positive learning environment and bring about academic achievement for all students.Learn more

Women In Need provides housing, help and hope to New York City women and their families who are homeless and disadvantaged. Through comprehensive programs such as shelter, supportive permanent housing, job training, domestic violence services, alcohol and substance abuse treatment and childcare, WIN offers the tools and guidance which allow families to return to their communities and live independently.Learn more