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AFT in the Community

The AFT works with these organizations in multiple program and policy areas on campaigns, programs, working groups and task forces.



A. Philip Randolph Institute

Action for Healthy Kids


Alliance for Retired Americans

American Academy of Religion

American Anthropological Association

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

American Association of School Administrators

American Association of University Professors

American Association of University Women

American Historical Association

American Institutes for Research

American Library Association

American Philological Association

American Philosophical Association

American Political Science Association

American Rights at Work

American Sociological Association

American Studies Association

Apollo Alliance

Asian American Justice Center

Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance

Aspen Institute

Association for Gender Equity Leadership in Education

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Association of College and Research Libraries



Ballot Initiative Strategy Center

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Blue Green Alliance

Bob Pike Group



Campaign for High School Equity

Campus Progress

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good

Center for American Progress

Center for Campus Free Speech

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Characters Unite

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Child Labor Coalition

Children’s Aid Society

Clergy Strategic Alliances

Coalition for Community Schools

Coalition of Black Trade Unionists

Coalition of Labor Union Women

College Art Association

Committee for Education Funding

Common Core

Community College Humanities Association

Conference on College Composition and Communication

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Core Knowledge Foundation

Cornell University, Industrial and Labor Relations School

Council of Chief State School Officers

Council of the Great City Schools

Cover the Uninsured






Easter Seals

Economic Analysis and Research Network

Economic Policy Institute

Education International

Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

Excelencia in Education


Families USA

Federal Funds Information for States

Feminist Majority Foundation

Food Research and Action Center

Ford Foundation


Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund

Girls Inc.

Good Jobs First


Healthcare for America Now

Hispanic Federation

Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Campaign


IDEA Partnership

Institute for Women’s Policy Research

Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy

Interfaith Worker Justice


Jewish Labor Committee

Jobs with Justice


Kennedy School of Government


Labor Council for Latin American Advancement

Leadership Conference on Civil Rights

League of United Latin American Citizens

Learning First Alliance

Linguistic Society of America



MANA—A National Latina Organization

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Modern Language Association




National Association for Bilingual Education

National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity

National Association for the Education of Young Children

National Alliance of Black School Educators

National Association of Elementary School Principals

National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials

National Association of School Nurses

National Association of Secondary School Principals

National Black Caucus of State Legislators

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards

National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education

National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education

National Committee on Pay Equity

National Congress of American Indians

National Council of La Raza

National Council of Negro Women, Inc.

National Council of Teachers of English

National Council of Women’s Organizations

National Council on Educating Black Children

National Democratic Institute

National Education Association

National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force

Employment Non-Discrimination Act Task Force

Hate Crimes Task Force

National High School Alliance

National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators

National Hispanic Medical Association

National Labor College

National Organization for Women

National Partnership for Women & Families

National PTA

National School Boards Association

National Staff Development Council

National Urban League

National Women's Law Center



Organization of American Historians



Pride At Work

Project Appleseed

Public Services International



RainbowPUSH Coalition

Rebuild America’s Schools

RNs Working Together

Roosevelt Institute Campus Network

RTI Action Network



Save the Children

Share Our Strength

Smithsonian Institution

Society of Biblical Literature

Southern Poverty Law Center

Special Olympics

Student Labor Action Project

Student PIRGs



Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages

Trust for America's Health



United States Hispanic Leadership Institute

United States Student Association

United Students Against Sweatshops

United Way

United We Serve/




Colorín Colorado

Reading Rockets

Women’s Policy, Inc.

Working America