Alliance for Animals & the Environment
Promotes ethical, compassionate treatment of all animals through public education, demonstrations, investigations and vegan outreach.
PO Box 1632, 53701
American Civil Liberties Union - Madison
Lobbies, litigates and educates to protect fundamental freedoms.
PO Box 687, 53701-0687
Dane County Timebank
Expertise/resource sharing and exchange organization. Added Madison Hours local currency program in 2014; also operates a store and the Allied Community Co-op, 2225 Allied Dr. See website for offers and requests.
1202 Williamson St., #107, Madison 53703
Forward Community Investments
Provides grants for progressive, grassroots organizations throughout the state working for social, economic, and environmental justice. Merged with Wisconsin Community Fund in 2012.
2045 Atwood Ave., Suite 101A, 53704
Volunteer-run community center for those working towards social justice, ecological sustainability, and grassroots democracy. Meetings may be held here. Open hours vary. Free lending library with tools for social change. Infoshop kiosk at Rainbow Bookstore, 426 W.Gilman St.
1019 Williamson St., 53703
Affiliate of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws; meets second and fourth Mondays (excluding major holidays) at Wil-Mar Center, 953 Jenifer St. Produces the annual Great Midwest Marijuana Harvest Festival in October.
PO Box 3132, 53704
Madison-Area Urban Ministry
Social justice organization that unites area groups. Current focus on supporting reentry of newly released former prisoners, homelessness, juvenile and criminal justice reform.
2300 S. Park St., #2022, 53713
National Organization for Women - Madison Chapter
Seeks social, political, economic and legal equality between women and men through grassroots organizing, lobbying, litigation, protests and demonstrations.
PO Box 45671, Madison, 53744
Outside the Bean
Collaboration between Community Action on Latin America and Just Coffee Cooperative; educational outreach, community development, social responsibility awareness and solidarity work with groups in both Latin America and the United States. Sponsors Fair Trade Holiday Festival.
PO Box 1565, 53701
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign
Nonpartisan political watchdog group tracks money in state politics and advocates for campaign finance and other reforms.
203 S. Paterson St., Suite 100, 53703
Wisconsin Women's Network
Nonpartisan coalition of organizations and individuals working to improve the status of women.
612 W. Main St., #200, Madison, 53703