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NPT's Best Nonprofits to Work for 2016

NCA 6th in National Best Nonprofits to Work For Rankings

May 25, 2016

The Nonprofit Times’ 50 Best Nonprofits to Work For 2016 list is out, and NCA was ranked 6th!

Employees at the top ranked organizations were more likely than those at other organizations to agree with the following statements.

10 Key Drivers Common Among the 50 Best 

1 I feel I am valued in this organization
2 I have confidence in the leadership of this organization
3 I like the type of work that I do
4 Most days, I feel I have made progress at work
5 This organization treats me like a person, not a number
6 I like the people I work with at this organization
7 There is room for me to advance at this organization
8 I can trust what this organization tells me
9 My job makes good use of my skills and abilities
10 This organization provides the technology, equipment and resources I need to do my job well

Nonprofits were analyzed and ranked according to eight core focus areas: Leadership and planning; corporate culture and communication; role satisfaction; work environment; relationships with supervisors; training, development, and resources; pay and benefits; and overall engagement. 

See a full list of the rankings below:

2016 NPT's Best NonProfits to Work for Top 50 

Rank Organization Listing      City State
1  Team Rubicon El Segundo CA
2  OSU Foundation   Stillwater   OK 
3  Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands   Omaha   NE 
4  The Center for Trauma & Resilience   Denver   CO 
5  Brighton Center   San Antonio   TX 
6   National Communication Association    Washington    DC 
7  The Mission Continues    St. Louis    MO 
8  AHC   Arlington    VA 
9  Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia    Washington   DC 
10  Communities In Schools National Office    Arlington   VA 
11  Pearl S. Buck International    Perkasie    PA 
12  Space Foundation    Colorado Springs    CO 
13  Kessler Foundation    West Orange    NJ 
14  American Heart Association    Dallas    TX 
15  National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy    Gaithersburg    MD 
16  Partnership for Public Service    Washington   DC 
17  Alzheimer's Association    Chicago   IL 
18  Make-A-Wish Illinois   Chicago   IL 
19  CAP Tulsa    Tulsa    OK 
20  ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer    Alexandria    VA 
21  Cinnaire   Lansing    MI 
22  Young Community Developers    San Francisco    CA 
23  BoardSource    Washington    DC 
24  PRS    McLean    VA 
25  Positive Coaching Alliance    Mountain View    CA 
26    New York    NY 
27  Women's Business Enterprise National Council    Washington   DC 
28  The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults    Baltimore   MD 
29  Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society    Arlington   VA 
30  SightLife    Seattle    WA 
31  Pathway Homes    Fairfax    VA 
32  Career Path Services    Spokane    WA 
33  Downtown Streets Team    San Jose    CA 
34  Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse    Tucson   AZ 
35  The Achievement Network (ANet)    Boston    MA 
36  North Carolina Outward Bound School    Asheville    NC 
37  CCSSO    Washington   DC 
38  Directions for Youth & Families    Columbus   OH 
39  Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona    Tucson    AZ 
40  iMentor    New York    NY 
41  Soles4Souls    Old Hickory    TN 
42  Caring Voice Coalition    Culver City   CA 
43  Century Housing Corporation    Culver City   CA 
44  The Children's Home of Cincinnati   Cincinnati   OH 
45  Year Up    Boston    MA 
46  Birthright Israel Foundation    New York    NY 
47  Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida    Daytona Beach    FL 
48  Summer Search    San Francisco    CA 
49  American College of Emergency Physicians    Irving    TX 
50  Our Family Services    Tucson   AZ