Clues for: Organizations

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After her daughter was killed by an inebriated motorist, Candy Lightner founded this organization M.A.D.D. 200 February 21, 2013
After her daughter was killed by an inebriated motorist, Candy Lightner founded this organization M.A.D.D. 200 February 21, 2013
The national association for this board game operates an online catalog at www.wordgear.com Scrabble 400 February 21, 2013
The national association for this board game operates an online catalog at www.wordgear.com Scrabble 400 February 21, 2013
We salute you if you know the woman seen here was the first female head of this organization The Salvation Army 800 February 21, 2013
We salute you if you know the woman seen here was the first female head of this organization The Salvation Army 800 February 21, 2013
The voice for youngsters who "cannot vote, lobby or speak for themselves", the CDF is short for this Children\'s Defense Fund 1000 February 21, 2013
The voice for youngsters who "cannot vote, lobby or speak for themselves", the CDF is short for this Children\'s Defense Fund 1000 February 21, 2013
The March of Dimes was established by FDR in 1938 to put an end to this disease polio February 21, 2013
The March of Dimes was established by FDR in 1938 to put an end to this disease polio February 21, 2013
Started in 1971, it's also known by its French name, Medecins sans Frontieres Doctors Without Borders 200 November 12, 2012
Started in 1971, it's also known by its French name, Medecins sans Frontieres Doctors Without Borders 200 November 12, 2012
Though there's not a lot of oil in Austria, this international organization has been based in Vienna since 1965 OPEC 400 November 12, 2012
Though there's not a lot of oil in Austria, this international organization has been based in Vienna since 1965 OPEC 400 November 12, 2012
OLPC is a learning organization standing for "One" of these computers "Per Child" a laptop 600 November 12, 2012
OLPC is a learning organization standing for "One" of these computers "Per Child" a laptop 600 November 12, 2012
You are getting sleepy as we tell you the Intl. Association of Youth these offers tips on suggestibility Hypnotists 800 November 12, 2012
You are getting sleepy as we tell you the Intl. Association of Youth these offers tips on suggestibility Hypnotists 800 November 12, 2012
There's a Comoros Islands-based association for the preservation of this fish, once thought extinct a coelacanth 1000 November 12, 2012
There's a Comoros Islands-based association for the preservation of this fish, once thought extinct a coelacanth 1000 November 12, 2012
In 2010 the organization formerly known by these 4 letters simply became The Y the YMCA 200 April 25, 2012
In 2010 the organization formerly known by these 4 letters simply became The Y the YMCA 200 April 25, 2012
It was founded in 1878 by 100 lawyers from 21 states the American Bar Association 400 April 25, 2012
It was founded in 1878 by 100 lawyers from 21 states the American Bar Association 400 April 25, 2012
If your kids are into sports, you probably know that AYSO is the American Youth this Organization Soccer 600 April 25, 2012
If your kids are into sports, you probably know that AYSO is the American Youth this Organization Soccer 600 April 25, 2012
Franz Boas & Margaret Mead were presidents of the American this 15-letter Association Anthropological 800 April 25, 2012
Franz Boas & Margaret Mead were presidents of the American this 15-letter Association Anthropological 800 April 25, 2012
This international society for smarties was founded in Oxford, England in 1946 Mensa April 25, 2012
This international society for smarties was founded in Oxford, England in 1946 Mensa April 25, 2012
A 325,000-member fraternal order of these professionals was founded by 2 Pittsburgh boys in blue in 1915 police 200 March 8, 2012
A 325,000-member fraternal order of these professionals was founded by 2 Pittsburgh boys in blue in 1915 police 200 March 8, 2012
These 2 groups named for elder siblings, both formed to mentor youth, joined up in 1977 Big Brothers and Big Sisters 400 March 8, 2012
These 2 groups named for elder siblings, both formed to mentor youth, joined up in 1977 Big Brothers and Big Sisters 400 March 8, 2012
The logo of this club depicts half dome & a giant sequoia you just want to hug Sierra Club 600 March 8, 2012
The logo of this club depicts half dome & a giant sequoia you just want to hug Sierra Club 600 March 8, 2012
This former campaign manager for George W. Bush is the co-founder of American Crossroads (Karl) Rove 800 March 8, 2012
This former campaign manager for George W. Bush is the co-founder of American Crossroads (Karl) Rove 800 March 8, 2012
WADA, the World Anti-this Activity agency, tries to keep sports free of banned drugs Doping 1000 March 8, 2012
WADA, the World Anti-this Activity agency, tries to keep sports free of banned drugs Doping 1000 March 8, 2012
This "Union" was formed in 1920 because the Supreme Court wasn't upholding free speech claims the ACLU 200 November 24, 2010
(Former President Bill Clinton presents the clue.) My work with the first President Bush helps groups that create & carry out their own projects; a 2005 effort focused on the U.S. Gulf Coast in the wake of these 2 hurricanes Katrina & Rita 400 November 24, 2010
Started in 1961 to stop human rights abuses around the globe, this organization lit its first candle the same year Amnesty International 600 November 24, 2010
This service "Club" has a 4-way test of things they think, say & do, including "Will it be beneficial to all concerned?" the Rotary Club 800 November 24, 2010
Julian Bond was the first president of this "Law Center" that works for civil rights & tolerance education the Southern Poverty Law Center 1000 November 24, 2010
This American organization undertook its first disaster relief in 1881, aiding victims of a forest fire the Red Cross 200 July 11, 2008
Bill Novelli is the CEO of this organization for those 50 & older AARP 400 July 11, 2008
George H.W. Bush, a "big shot" in this organization, resigned from it in May 1995 the NRA (National Rifle Association) 600 July 11, 2008
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Abu Simbel in Egypt.) In the 1960s this U.N. organization raised the temples of Abu Simbel up out of the way of flooding caused when the Aswan High Dam was built UNESCO 800 July 11, 2008
Founded in 1913, this organization fights the USA's second-leading cause of death the American Cancer Society 1000 July 11, 2008
The name of this 111-year-old association means it's for moms & dads & educators the PTA (Parent-Teacher\'s Association) 200 April 4, 2008
The president of Gallaudet helped found the AAPD, American Association of People with these Disabilities 400 April 4, 2008
As an old man in 1787, Ben Franklin took on the presidency of a "Society for Promoting the Abolition of" this Slavery 600 April 4, 2008
The Society Islands in French Polynesia got their name from a visit by Captain Cook & this society the Royal Society of London 800 April 4, 2008
In 1957 Tom Hayden went off to college in Ann Arbor, where he would co-found this 1960s student organization Students for a Democratic Society 1000 April 4, 2008
Women 18 or older who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of this event can join a group founded Oct. 1890 the American Revolution 200 September 25, 2006
The BPOE is the Benevolent & Protective Order of these Elks 400 September 25, 2006
Hebrew for "Sons of the Covenant", this service organization was founded in New York in 1843 B\'nai B\'rith 600 September 25, 2006
This group, MSF, was founded by French doctors & journalists--to bear witness as well as provide medical help Doctors Without Borders 800 September 25, 2006
The logo of this international group that campaigns for human rights is seen here Amnesty International 1000 September 25, 2006
If writing to this board game's association in Greenport, N.Y., send them a double letter (it scores more) <i>Scrabble</i> 200 February 21, 2006
Horrified at the treatment of horses, Henry Bergh founded the American version of this humane society the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals 400 February 21, 2006
Tin Can Sailors is the name of a group of sailors who served on these ships that defend warships from attack destroyers 800 February 21, 2006
Founded by Father Michael J. McGivney in 1881, it's the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization the Knights of Columbus 1000 February 21, 2006
Founded as the Christian Mission, it changed its name to this in 1878 the Salvation Army February 21, 2006
The national assn. devoted to this board game has a website where you can learn the "Word of the Day" <i>Scrabble</i> 200 March 8, 2005
The Gov. Bradford Compact held its annual meeting in this Mass. town from 1946 to 2003; it now alternates with Kingston Plymouth 400 March 8, 2005
"For God and Country" is the motto of this "World's Largest Veterans Organization" the American Legion 600 March 8, 2005
Founded in 1912, it's the Women's Zionist Organization of America Hadassah 800 March 8, 2005
In 1952, the lily became the official logo of this organization that helps people with special needs & disabilities Easter Seals March 8, 2005
Golden Key is this type of "society" as in the bumper stickers that say "my child is" this type of "student" an honor society 200 January 3, 2005
The Norwalk, Ohio one represents 360 business; the U.S. one represents 3 million the Chamber of Commerce 400 January 3, 2005
It was founded in 1924 by 6 cardiologists fighting what one called "almost unbelievable ignorance" the American Heart Association 600 January 3, 2005
The National Association of Water Companies is on this Washington, D.C. street associated with lobbyists K Street 800 January 3, 2005
Like the U.N., this law-enforcement group with 181 member nations has a general assembly & a secretary general Interpol January 3, 2005
Explorer Scouts form units; Boy Scouts form troops & Cub Scouts form these packs 200 November 9, 2004
Founded in 1881, it serves veterans of the armed forces, helps disaster victims & runs blood centers in the U.S. the American Red Cross 400 November 9, 2004
Group founded in 1868 whose full name includes the adjectives benevolent & protective the Elks 600 November 9, 2004
Since 1851, it's helped people get where they're going Travelers Aid 800 November 9, 2004
The UN's WHO, World Health Org., deals with medicine; its WMO, short for this, deals with weather World Meteorological Organization 1000 November 9, 2004
This over 100-year-old group sells the "From My Cold Dead Hands" bumper sticker NRA (National Rifle Association) 200 March 28, 2003
Founded in 1980, it has helped more than 90,000 ailing kids fulfill desires like meeting a favorite celebrity Make-A-Wish Foundation 400 March 28, 2003
Founded in 1933, the alliance of these Chinese businesses became a major NYC civil rights group laundries 600 March 28, 2003
(I'm Kevin Carter of the NFL) The FCA stands for this ministry originally supported by Branch Rickey Fellowship of Christian Athletes 800 March 28, 2003
The Association of American Medical Colleges administers this, on which would-be doctors need to score high MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) 1000 March 28, 2003
As you might guess, the Country Music Association is based in this city Nashville 100 March 2, 2001
This group for persons 50 & over is the largest private nonprofit organization in the world AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) 200 March 2, 2001
This group also known as ZPG has used slogans like "Stop Heir Pollution" & "The Pill in Time Saves Nine" Zero Population Growth 300 March 2, 2001
Founded in 1913, it's the organization whose symbol is seen here American Cancer Society 400 March 2, 2001
This group, LLLI for short, provides support for nursing mothers & babies in over 60 countries La Leche League International March 2, 2001
It advertises itself as "Helping Consumers and Businesses to Maintain an Ethical Marketplace" Better Business Bureau 100 June 26, 2000
Devotees of this pungent member of the lily family have their own organization, Lovers of the Stinking Rose Garlic 200 June 26, 2000
The Greenport, New York-based National Association for this board game develops its official dictionary Scrabble 300 June 26, 2000
Once known as the National Society for Crippled Children, it began issuing these fund-raising stamps in 1934 Easter Seals 400 June 26, 2000
In 1923 this service club adopted its emblem, a gear wheel with 24 cogs & 6 spokes Rotary Club 500 June 26, 2000
The American Legion is headquartered in this city known for its Memorial Weekend auto race Indianapolis 100 June 22, 2000
You're no dummy if you know the American League for this card game was founded in 1927 Bridge 200 June 22, 2000
This organization known for its packages helped train the first Peace Corps volunteers in Latin America CARE 300 June 22, 2000
Charitable organization whose logo is seen here: The United Way 400 June 22, 2000
Founded in 1958, if it were a person, it couldn't join itself until 2008 -- that's when it turns 50 AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) June 22, 2000
In 1969 Al-Fatah leader Yasir Arafat became chairman of this group PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) 100 November 26, 1999
It was founded in 1888 "for the increase and diffusion of geographic knowledge" National Geographic Society 200 November 26, 1999
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1912 at the suggestion of this president William Howard Taft 400 November 26, 1999
Organization whose symbol is seen here:(lighted candle wrapped in barbed wire) Amnesty International November 26, 1999
Jean Nidetch founded this organization in 1963 after she lost 72 pounds Weight Watchers 100 December 24, 1997
Alexander Graham Bell's son-in-law, Gilbert Grosvenor was president of this scientific society from 1920 to 1954 National Geographic Society 200 December 24, 1997
It was formed in 1960 by Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia & Venezuela OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) 300 December 24, 1997
In 1996 Adam Werbach, at 23, became the youngest pres. of this S.F.-based conservation group Sierra Club 400 December 24, 1997
Founded by William Booth, this charitable Christian group operates in nearly 100 countries The Salvation Army 500 December 24, 1997
This organization publishes a bimonthly magazine titled "American Birds" National Audubon Society 100 December 19, 1997
A California board maintained by producers of these dried plums has "regular" meetings prunes 200 December 19, 1997
This third U.S. president was the third president of the American Philosophical Society Thomas Jefferson 300 December 19, 1997
The Watch Tower Bible & Tract Society is a legal agency of this religious group Jehovah\'s Witnesses 400 December 19, 1997
"Blue Hawaiians" & the "Teddy Bear Patrol" are fan clubs of this rock star Elvis Presley 500 December 19, 1997
Members of the DAR are descended from men & women who participated in this event The Revolutionary War 100 March 12, 1997
This organization abbreviated OA is dedicated to helping those who constantly binge on food Overeaters Anonymous 200 March 12, 1997
You don't have to be a genius to know its name is Latin for "table", but you do have to be one to belong Mensa 400 March 12, 1997
The Max Planck Society is one of this country's chief organizations for scientific research Germany 500 March 12, 1997
Act it out if you wish; it's the organization sung about in the following: [audio clue: "Young man, there's a place you can go, I say young man, when you're short on your dough..."] <i>Y.M.C.A</i> March 12, 1997
Since 1908 this group has distributed over 26 million Bibles to hotels & other institutions Gideon 100 July 7, 1995
It's what the R stands for in AARP retired 200 July 7, 1995
Not surprisingly, this organization, founded in 1884, maintains one of the world's finest reference libraries on dogs the American Kennel Club 300 July 7, 1995
Members of this volunteer crime-fighting organization are famous for wearing red berets the Guardian Angels 400 July 7, 1995
During Egypt's suspension from this group, 1979-1989, its headquarters was located in Tunisia the Arab League July 7, 1995
"American Birds" is a publication of this organization National Audubon Society 100 November 14, 1994
In 1986 Red Crescent became part of its official name International Red Cross 200 November 14, 1994
This organization sponsors the Great American Smokeout the third Thursday in November American Cancer Society 300 November 14, 1994
General Ambrose Burnside was one of the early leaders of this organization, abbreviated GAR Grand Army of the Republic 400 November 14, 1994
"We Build" is the club motto of this civic organization with an Indian name Kiwanis International 500 November 14, 1994
In 1920 this youth organization held its first world jamboree Boy Scouts 100 November 24, 1993
(Clue temporarily missing due to technical glitch) American Heart Association 200 November 24, 1993
In 1986 Eva Burrows became this organization's second woman general; Evangeline Booth was first The Salvation Army 300 November 24, 1993
This organization was involved in the defense of Sacco & Vanzetti & in the Scottsboro case ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) 400 November 24, 1993
In 1920, after the 19th Amendment passed, Carrie Chapman Catt founded this organization League of Women Voters November 24, 1993
70% of the world's known oil reserves is controlled by the 13 countries that make up this organization OPEC 100 December 14, 1992
"Barrister" & "Business Lawyer" are publications of this legal organization American Bar Association (or ABA) 200 December 14, 1992
Each year in mid-November, this organization kicks off its Christmas Seal Campaign the American Lung Association 300 December 14, 1992
Nearly 115,000 single parents belong to this nonprofit organization abbreviated PWP Parents without Partners 400 December 14, 1992
Key clubs in high schools & Circle K clubs in colleges are sponsored by this worldwide service organization Kiwanis 500 December 14, 1992
Records on the breeding of over 21 million dogs are kept by this U.S. organization American Kennel Club 100 November 6, 1991
In 1871 Ambrose Burnside became the first president of this group that promotes firearm safety National Rifle Association 200 November 6, 1991
Founded in 1770, the Hasty Pudding Club is famed for its theatricals at this university Harvard 300 November 6, 1991
In 1985 its ship, the Rainbow Warrior, was sunk by French agents in New Zealand Greenpeace 400 November 6, 1991
This group sponsored both presidential debates between Walter Mondale & Ronald Reagan in 1984 League of Women Voters November 6, 1991
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After the League of Nations dissolved in 1946, their Geneva headquarters went to this group the United Nations 200 April 6, 1987
This group's headquarters is at 1 Columbus Plaza, New Haven, CT the Knights of Columbus 300 April 6, 1987
It's the Women's Zionist Organization of America Hadassah 400 April 6, 1987
The main office for the NAACP is in this New York City borough Brooklyn 500 April 6, 1987