Who We Are

InterAction is the largest alliance of international NGOs and partners in the United States. Our 190 members work in every country. Collectively, members invest and manage over $18 billion a year. The 50+ high-caliber professionals at InterAction combine with the abilities of thousands of professionals across our members and partners to work toward an inclusive, equitable society. Together we are stronger.


2014 Board Members


2014 Board Members


Neal Keny-Guyer
CEO, Mercy Corps


Vice Chair

Carolyn Miles
President & CEO, Save the Children



Tessie San Martin
President & CEO, Plan International USA


Ex Officio

Samuel Worthington
President & CEO, InterAction

Board Directors

William M. Abrams
President, Trickle Up

Nancy Aossey
President and CEO, International Medical Corps 

Shawna Bader-Blau
Executive Director, Solidarity Center

J Ron Byler
Executive Director, Mennonite Central Committee U.S.

Steve Davis
President and CEO, PATH

Deb Derrick
President, Friends of the Global Fight

Michael Elliott
President and CEO, ONE

Pierre Ferrari
President and CEO, Heifer International

Pape Gaye
President and CEO, IntraHealth International, Inc.

Cindy Hallberlin 
President and CEO, Good360 

George Hamilton   
President, Institute for Sustainable Communities

Susan Hayes
President and CEO, ReSurge International

W. Douglas Jackson, PhD, JD
President and CEO, Project C.U.R.E.

Elizabeth MacNairn 
Executive Director, Handicap International USA

Ruth Messinger
President, American Jewish World Service

Jonathan Reckford 
CEO, Habitat for Humanity 

William “Bill” Reese
President and CEO, International Youth Foundation 

Douglas Rutzen
President and CEO, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law

Jonathan Quick 
President and CEO, Management Sciences for Health

Alison Smith 
Executive Director, InsideNGO

Donald Steinberg
President and CEO, World Learning

Tosca Bruno-vanVijfeijken  
Director , Transnational NGO Initiative   

David A. Weiss 
President and CEO, Global Communities 

Sam Worthington 
President and CEO, InterAction

2014 Member Organizations


2014 Member Organizations

Our community is made up of more than 180 organizations, large and small, faith-based and secular, united by a shared commitment to advancing human dignity around the world. The following is a list of InterAction's member organizations at the end of 2014:

Action Against Hunger USA
ActionAid International USA
Adventist Development and Relief Agency International (ADRA)
African Medical & Research Foundation
African Methodist Episcopal Service and Development
Agency (AME-SADA)
Aga Khan Foundation USA
All Hands Volunteers
Alliance for Peacebuilding
Alliance to End Hunger
American Friends Service Committee
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
American Jewish World Service
American Leprosy Missions, Inc.
American Red Cross International Services
American Refugee Committee
American Relief Agency for the Horn of Africa (ARAHA)
AmericasRelief Team
Amigos de las Américas
Ananda Marga Universal Relief Team (AMURT & AMURTEL)
Association of Volunteers in International Service, USA (AVSI-USA)
Baptist World Alliance
Basic Education Coalition (BEC)
Bethany Christian Services Global, LLC
Bethesda Lutheran Communities
Better World Fund
Bread for the World
Bread for the World Institute
Brother’s Brother Foundation
Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation
Build Change
Catholic Relief Services
CDA Collaborative Learning Projects
Center for Civilians in Conflict
Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE)
ChildFund International
Church World Service
Combat Blindness International
Concern America
CONCERN Worldwide U.S., Inc.
Congressional Hunger Center
Convoy of Hope
Counterpart International
Creative Learning
Development Gateway
Direct Relief International
Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
Doctors of the World USA
Education Development Center (EDC)
Episcopal Relief & Development
Ethiopian Community Development Council
Family Care International
Feed the Children
Food For The Poor, Inc. (FFP)
Free the Slaves
Freedom from Hunger
Friends of ACTED
Friends of the Global Fight
Giving Children Hope

Global Communities
Global Health Action
Global Health Council
Global Links
Habitat for Humanity International
Handicap International USA
Heart to Heart International
Heartland Alliance
Heifer International
Helen Keller International
HelpAge USA
Helping Hand for Relief and Development
Himalayan Cataract Project
Humane Society International (HSI)
The Hunger Project
Information Management and Mine Action Programs (IMMAP)
INMED Partnerships for Children
Institute for Sustainable Communities
Interchurch Medical Assistance, Inc. (IMA World Health)
International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC)
International Center for Not-for-Profit Law
International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
International Emergency and Development Aid (IEDA Relief)
International Housing Coalition (IHC)
International Medical Corps
International Medical Health Organization (IMHO)
International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC)
International Relief & Development
International Relief Teams
International Rescue Committee (IRC)
International Social Service—United States of America Branch, Inc.
International Youth Foundation
IntraHealth International, Inc.
Islamic Relief USA
Jesuit Refugee Service/USA
Jhpiego – an affiliate of The Johns Hopkins University
Joint Council on International Children’s Services
Keystone Human Services International
Latter-day Saint Charities
Life for Relief and Development
Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service
Lutheran World Relief
MAG America
Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
MAP International
Medical Care Development
MedShare International
Mennonite Central Committee U.S.
Mercy Corps
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development
Millennium Water Alliance
Mobility International USA
National Association of Social Workers
ONE Campaign
One Economy Corporation
Operation USA
Oxfam America
Pan American Development Foundation

Pathfinder International
Perkins International
Physicians for Peace
Plan International USA
Planet Aid
Plant with Purpose
Population Action International
Population Communication
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance and Hunger Program
Project C.U.R.E.
Refugees International
Relief International
ReSurge International
Salvation Army World Service Office
Save the Children
Seva Foundation
ShelterBox USA
Society for International Development (SID)
Solar Cookers International
Solidarity Center
SOS Children’s Villages – USA
SPOON Foundation
Stop Hunger Now
Syrian American Medical Society Foundation
Transparency International USA
Trickle Up Program
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee
United Cerebral Palsy
United Methodist Committee on Relief
United States International Council on Disabilities (USICD)
U.S. Climate Action Network (USCAN)
U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants
U.S. Fund for UNICEF
Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance (VEGA)
WaterAid America
Water for South Sudan
WellShare International
Winrock International
Women Thrive Worldwide
World Concern
World Connect
World Food Program USA
World Learning
World Neighbors
World Rehabilitation Fund
World Renew
World Animal Protection
World Vision
Zakat Foundation of America

Associate Members
Center for Justice and Peacebuilding, Eastern Mennonite University
Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy (DRLA) at Tulane University
The Future Generations Graduate School
GBG Foundation
Public Interest Registry (PIR)
Transnational NGO Initiative of the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs at Maxwell School of Syracuse University
UC Davis Research and Innovation Fellowship for Agriculture (RIFA)

2014 Donors


2014 Donors

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
InterAction members - member dues
United States Agency for International Development

$100,000 - $999,999
International Rescue Committee
New Venture Fund

$50,000 - $99,999
Wallace Genetics Foundation

$10,000 - $49,999
Catholic Relief Services
International Medical Corps
Rockefeller & Co.
Save the Children
United States Department of State
West Coast Medical Resources

Up to $9,999
Action Against Hunger-USA
Aga Khan Foundation U.S.A.
Alison Smith
Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation
Carolyn Miles
CHF International
Counterpart International
Donna Boland
Elizabeth MacNairn
FJCA Foundation of Philanthropy
George E. Hamilton
Global Communities
Helen Keller International
International Relief and Development
IntraHealth International
J. Ron Byler
Jonathan D. Quick
Korean Leadership School
Lindsay K. Coates
Management Sciences for Health
Mennonite Central Committee US
Mercy Corps
National Cooperative Business Association
Neal Keny-Guyer
Pan American Development Foundation
Plan International USA
Planet Aid
Project C.U.R.E.
Public Interest Registry
Roland Clayton Merchant Charitable Fund
Samuel A. Worthington
Sarah Degnan Kambou
Susan W. Hayes
William A. Abrams
William S. Reese
World Learning
Zakat Foundation

Contributions received between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014.