Nonprofits We Support

Our Focus on Supporting Our Communities

Nonprofits We

Each year we donate millions of dollars to nonprofits across the country. Here is a list of charitable organizations Nordstrom supports.

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See which organizations we've supported by state

Alaska AIDS Assistance Association
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska
Anchorage Museum


Banner Health Foundation
Boys & Girls Club
Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.
Community Services of Arizona
Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona
Homeward Bound
Housing Our Communities
K2 Adventures Foundation
Maggie's Place
Neighborhood Housing Services of Phoenix
Partners for Paiute
Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
The Links, Inc.
Waste Not


1736 Family Crisis Center
Academy of Friends
Alliance for the Arts
Beach & Country Guild
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles
California Philharmonic
Capital City AIDS Fund
Casa de Amparo
Casa Youth Shelter
Centennial Guild of Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Center for Community Solutions
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Children's Hospital of Orange County
Children's Institute
Crocker Art Museum
Disability Rights Advocates
Elizabeth Glaser Foundation
Encinitas Community Resource Center
Family Builders
Fine Arts Museums, San Francisco
Friends for Youth
Friends of Arts Education
Girls, Inc.
Habitat for Humanity of Silicon Valley
Habitat for Humanity Orange County
Human Options
Human Rights Campaign, San Francisco
Junior League of Long Beach
Junior League of Riverside, Inc.
L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center
L.A.'s Promise
La Jolla Playhouse
LA Opera
Laura's House
LiveWell San Diego
Mama's Kitchen
MANA de San Diego
Menlo Charity Horse Show
Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Clubs
Mill Valley Film Festival
Mission Hospital Foundation
Museum of the African Diaspora
Museum of Contemporary Art
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Sacramento
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Orangewood Children's Foundation
Pacific Asian American Women Bay Area Coalition
Project Angel Food
Ronald McDonald House at Stanford
San Diego Asian Film Foundation (SDAFF)
San Diego Children's Museum
San Diego LGBT Pride
San Diego Opera
San Francisco Opera Guild
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF)
Santa Barbara Zoo
Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County
Second Harvest Santa Clara
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
Senior Community Services
Shiley Eye Center/University of California San Diego
South Coast Repertory
Southern California Hospice Foundation
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Taylor Family Foundation
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation
The Alliance for Children's Rights
The Center Orange County
The Center San Diego
The Laurel Foundation
The Old Globe Theatre
The Rape Foundation
The Salvation Army
The Wooden Floor
Union Rescue Mission
Voices for Children
Youth Crisis Hotline


Cancer League of Colorado
Denver Center for the Performing Arts
Epilepsy Foundation
GLBT Community Center of Colorado
Kempe Foundation
Latin American Educational Foundation (LAEF)
National Jewish Health Foundation
Project Angel Heart
St. Jude Research Hospital
Women's Crisis & Family Outreach Center


Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters
St.Vincent de Paul Middletown
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts


Delaware Art Museum
Delaware Theatre Company
duPont Hospital for Children
Ronald McDonald House of Delaware
The Links, Inc., Delaware
The Ministry of Caring


Alzheimer's Community Care
American Red Cross
Boca Raton Regional Medical Center
Boca Raton Symphonia
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida
Children's Dream Fund
Community Partnership for Homeless
Comprehensive AIDS Program of Palm Beach County
Dave & Mary Alper Jewish Community Center
Give Kids the World
Guadalupe Center of Immokalee
Habitat for Humanity of Collier County
Harry Chapin Food Bank of SW Florida
Hope & Help Center of Central Florida
Horses and the Handicapped
Hospice of Palm Beach County
Island Coast AIDS Network
Junior League of Tampa
Liga Contra el SIDA
Miami City Ballet
Museum of Science and Industry
National Parkinson Foundation, South Palm Beach County
Place of Hope
Second Harvest Food Bank
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Miami
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Orlando
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, South Florida
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Suncoast
The AIDS Institute
The Chiselers
The Vizcayans


Atlanta History Center
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Challenged Child and Friends
Latin American Association
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Atlanta
Open Hand
Sandy Springs Society


American Red Cross
Hawaii Theatre Center
Honolulu Museum of Art
Save the FoodBasket
Special Olympics Hawaii


Apparel Industry Board
Brookfield Zoo
Center for Enriched Living
Chicago Children's Choir
Chicago House
Chinese American Service League
Donna's Good Things
DuSable Museum of African American History
Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice
Gene Siskel Film Center
Goodman Theatre
Hinsdale Junior Woman's Club
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
Infant Welfare Society, Oak Brook
International Latino Cultural Center
Joffrey Ballet
Leukemia Research Foundation
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
National Children's Cancer Society
National Museum of Mexican Art
Northern Illinois Food Bank
Poder Learning Center
Posse Foundation
Ronald McDonald House, Streeterville
Steppenwolf Theatre Company
Teen Living Programs
The Children's Place Association
Youth Job Center of Evanston


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana
Dress for Success Indianapolis
Indianapolis Opera
Indianapolis Urban League
Indianapolis Zoo
Jameson Camp
St. Vincent Hospital Foundation


Big Brothers Big Sisters
Kansas City Art Institute
Kansas City Zoo
Northland Early Education Center
Rose Brooks Center
University of Kansas Hospital


AIDS Action Baltimore
Anne Arundel Medical Center Auxiliary
HopeWell Cancer Support
Hospice of the Chesapeake
Moveable Feast
National Aquarium
Arc of the Central Chesapeake Region


Community Servings
Essex County Community Foundation
Friends of Beverly Hospital
Greater Boston Food Bank
Junior League of Worcester
Marian Court College
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Pearl Street Cupboard & Café
The BiNA Farm
The Boston Pearl Foundation Inc.
The Jimmy Fund
United Way
YWCA Cambridge


AIDS Partnership Michigan
Chamber Music Society of Detroit
Clinton-Macomb Public Library
Detroit Zoological Society
Sphinx Organization
Susan G. Komen for the Cure


The Aliveness Project
Human Rights Campaign, Twin Cities
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
Pacer Center
Susan G. Komen Twin Cities Race for the Cure


American Heart Association
Cancer Support Community
Cardinal Glennon Children's Foundation
Food Outreach
Maryville St. Louis
Siteman Cancer Center
Variety the Children's Charity


Aid for AIDS of Nevada
Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
The Links, Inc., Las Vegas Chapter

New Jersey

Cancer Hope Network
Children's Aid and Family Services
Eden Autism Services
Hispanic Institute for Research and Development
Hyacinth AIDS Foundation
Jersey Shore University Medical Center (JSUMC)
New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)
New Jersey Women and AIDS Network
Paper Mill Playhouse
Shelter Our Sisters
Visiting Homemaker Home Health Aide Service of Bergen County

New York

AIDS-Related Community Services (ARCS)
Disability Rights Advocates
Gilda's Club Westchester
Long Island Children's Museum
Making Books Sing
Women at Risk

North Carolina

American Dance Festival
Dress for Success Charlotte
Dress for Success Triangle
Durham Arts Council
Gay & Lesbian Fund
McColl Center for the Arts
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
UNC Carolina Women's Center
United Family Services


Achievement Centers for Children
AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland
American Heart Association
Cincinnati Opera
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
Cleveland Clinic
Columbus College of Art & Design
Columbus Museum of Art
Cornerstone of Hope
Drop Inn Center
Franklin Conservatory
Human Rights Campaign, Columbus
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Cleveland
LifeCare Alliance
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
Our Daily Bread
Stepping Stones Center
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
Wigs for Kids


Adelante Mujeres
Basic Rights Education Fund
Cascade AIDS Project
Children's Cancer Association
Habitat for Humanity of the Mid-Willamette Valley
HIV Alliance
Impact NW
National Forest Foundation
Oregon Children's Theatre
Oregon Nikkei Endowment
Our House
Portland Institute for Contemporary Art
Portland Opera
Sisters of the Road
Write Around Portland


Carnegie Museum of Art
The Children's Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center
City of Hope
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly
Moore College of Art & Design
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
Pittsburgh Symphony Association
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Symphony in C

Rhode Island

Providence Performing Arts Center
AIDS Care Ocean State
Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation
Rhode Island Family Literacy Initiative (RIFLI)
Star Kids Scholarship Program


Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee
Frist Center for the Visual Arts
Saddle Up!
YWCA of Nashville and Middle Tennessee


AIDS Foundation Houston
AIDS Outreach Center of Fort Worth
AIDS Service of North Texas
AIDS Services of Austin
American Cancer Society
Black Tie Dinner
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Travis County
Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Dallas Opera
Dallas Symphony
Fashion Group International San Antonio
Frisco Family Services Center
Houston Grand Opera
Junior League of Dallas
Lazarus House
Nancy Owens Memorial Foundation
Opera Guild of San Antonio
Paramount & Stateside Theatres
Resource Center Dallas
Ronald McDonald House Charities
San Antonio AIDS Foundation
San Antonio YWCA
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Houston
The Seton Fund
University of the Incarnate Word
Vogel Alcove
Women's Symphony League of Austin


Junior League of Salt Lake City
United Way of Salt Lake City
Utah AIDS Foundation
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Virginia & District of Columbia

Carpenter's Shelter
Children's National Medical Center
Citizens' Committee to Protect the Elderly
Dress for Success, DC
Food & Friends
Marymount University
Mary's Center for Maternal & Child Care
National Symphony Orchestra
Stop Child Abuse Now, Northern Virginia
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Central Virginia
Susan G. Komen, Tidewater
The Women's Center of Vienna
Virginia Arts Festival
Washington Ballet
Washington Hospital Center
Washington National Opera
Weinstein Jewish Community Center
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts


Autism Speaks
Bailey-Boushay House
Book-It Repertory Theatre
Camp Korey
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Chinese Information and Service Center
City Year
Communities in Schools of Spokane County
Dress for Success
Gilda's Club
Imagine Children's Museum
Junior Achievement of the Inland Northwest
Junior Achievement of Washington
Lifelong AIDS Alliance
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center
Low Income Housing Institute
Make-A-Wish Foundation
Mary Bridge Children's Foundation
Moyer Foundation
Museum of Glass
Northwest School for Hearing-Impaired Children
Northwest African American Museum
Northwest Asian Weekly
Overlake Hospital Medical Center
Page Ahead Children's Literacy Program
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center Foundation
Pierce County AIDS Foundation
Rotary First Harvest
Ryther Child Center
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra
Senior Services
Spokane AIDS Network
Spokane Civic Theatre
Taproot Theatre Company
The Sophia Way
The Links, Inc., Seattle
The Links, Inc., Tacoma
University District Food Bank
Wing Luke Museum
Youth Suicide Prevention Program

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