Organization Directory

We have over 250 Boston-based International Development organizations.

If your organization needs to be updated please email us at [email protected].


Bikes Not Bombs

Bikes Not Bombs is a non-profit organization working for alternative transportation and community development.

Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

The Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (BARPCV) is a non-profit organization established in 1978. We are about 600 members concentrated in Massachusetts and southern Ne...

Boston Center for Refugee Health & Human Rights

Our Mission is to provide holistic health care coordinated with social services and legal aid for asylum seekers, refugees, survivors of torture, and their families.

Boston Fair Trade Coalition

Our Mission is to grow a nationwide community of passionate, lifelong Fair Trade advocates.

Boston International

Boston International is a non-profit organization that brings cutting-edge thinking on world affairs to Boston’s rising stars. We provide an engaging, informal atmosphere for yo...

Boston Mobilization

Boston Mobilization was founded in 1977 as part of a national movement for workers rights and smart green energy. Since then we have taken leadership and support roles in a wide...

Boston Pan-African Forum

The BPAF is a tax-exempt 501 (c)(3) open-membership organization that was created in 1997 in order to promote a widespread appreciation of current social, economic, political ...

Boston University Global Development Program

The GDP Center’s mission is to advance policy-oriented research for financial stability, human well-being, and environmental sustainability.

Boston University Questrom School of Business

Questrom has been a pioneer in business education for more than 100 years. Our diverse community now includes more than 2,200 undergraduates, 1,200 master’s, and PhD candidates.

Build Health International

BHI is a nonprofit that works with Partners in Health and St. Boniface Haiti Foundation to build sustainable health-care facilities in resource-constrained regions of the world.

Burundi Friends International

Our mission is to fight poverty by sustaining communities through partnerships in education, healthcare, and economic empowerment


CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. We place special focus on working alongside poor women because, equipped with the proper resources, women ha...

CDA Collaborative Learning Projects

CDA is an organization dedicated to increasing the effectiveness & accountability of development, humanitarian, responsible business, aid, & peacebuilding initiatives.


We are a grassroots solidarity organization that has been supporting the Salvadoran people's struggle for self-determination and social and economic justice for 35 years.

Care 2 Communities

Care 2 Communities (C2C) saves lives by bringing primary health care to communities in the developing world.

Catholic Charities Refugee and Immigration Services

Catholic Charities of Boston's mission is to build a just and compassionate society rooted in the dignity of all people.

Center for Global Development and Sustainability

GDS is an interdisciplinary group that advances scholarship and applied research on problems of vulnerability and that builds understanding and capacity for development.

Center for Women's Health and Human Rights

The Center for Women's Health and Human Rights (CWHHR) at Suffolk University is the first academic institute in the United States to focus on women's health and human rights in ...

Children's Well-Being Foundation

The Children's Well-Being Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides life saving medical care to children and preventative health education for families in Costa Rica.

City Awake

Boston is home to the world’s leading foundations, nonprofits, and social enterprises anchored by an unmatched ecosystem of academic institutions, innovative companies and civic...

Cloud Forest Conservation Initiative

We reduce poverty, increase food production, and conserve Central American rainforests by working with poor, indigenous villagers and villages.

Commonwealth Institute

The Commonwealth Institute (TCI) is a vibrant nonprofit organization, founded to help women-led businesses become and stay successful.

Community Legal Services and Counseling Center (CLSACC)

CLSACC provides free civil legal assistance and affordable psychological counseling for people with low incomes.

Community Supported Film

CSFilm collaborates with local organizations to train women and men to effectively communicate their community’s pressing quality-of-life issues through documentary filmmaking.

Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance

Training and Informing the Next Generation of Transformational Leaders. Are You Ready?