Physicians for a National Health Program 2344 6th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Formerly the California Physicians Alliance, Physicians for a National Health Program advocates and educates the public…More on the advantages of a single payer health plan on the national, state and local levels. Since California is one of the states most likely to implement the system, the organization is particularly important here and is the largest state chapter of the national group. Health professionals as well as those interested in the issue are welcome to join the network or to donate to support the cause.
Mission National Bank 2855 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Mission National Bank is located on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley. Mission National Bank has all customers'…More banking needs covered, from checking and savings accounts to loans, credit cards and much more. Whether customers are buying a home, setting up their first account, consolidating debt or saving for college, Bank of America can help.
National Car Rental 920 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94710 This location for National and Alamo car rental companies in the La Quinta on University Avenue features a fleet of…More about 100 cars of all makes and models. Though many places require a minimum age of 25, National and Alamo allow drivers as young as 21 to rent cars with payment of an underage fee. Drivers may drop off keys after hours at the La Quinta office. Check their website for special discounts.
National Academy Foundation 2150 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Every year, the National Academy Foundation helps more than 50,000 predominately inner-city high school students earn…More their high-school diplomas and go on to college. With extremely high success rates, the National Academy's system of curricula, internships and mentors supports high-school students's academic pursuits.
All Nations Church of Christ Holiness 2003 Woolsey St, Berkeley, CA94703 All Nations Church of Christ Holiness in a block east of the Ashby BART station in South Berkeley. It is part of the…More Church of Christ. It offers Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. every Sunday.
National Forensic Consortium 1681 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This local branch of a national not-for-profit specializes in teaching students the forensic arts, including…More public speaking and debate. The Forensic Consortium is affiliated with Education Unlimited, a program dedicated to summer camps.
National Starch & Chemical Company 742 Grayson St, Berkeley, CA94710 National Starch & Chemical Company provides specialty starches for food and industrial applications. Some of the…More products the company provides for are newsprint, tissues, towels, coated base, cereals, dairy, beverages, confections, bakery, batters, breading, soup and more.
Paintbrush Diplomacy 1790 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This Berkeley non-profit encourages understanding between cultures and raises awareness of international issues by…More fostering an art exchange between children from different nations. More than 10,000 children from one hundred countries participate each year in exhibits for which PD collaborates with UNICEF, the Peace Corps, National Geographic Society and other transnational organizations.
National Writing Project 2105 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA94720 While most students will leave high school having forgotten when the Battle of Hastings took place or what mitosis is,…More one of the skills with which they will hopefully emerge is the ability to write, which improves their chances of doing all sorts of good things with their lives. The National Writing Project helps facilitate this learning by training teachers and working with school districts to customize research-based solutions to their particular needs. They have a national program model as well as extensive resources they share with educators from K - 12 and at the university level.
National Opinion Research Center 2140 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 The National Opinion Research Center, based at the University of Chicago, conducts the General Social Survey. It is one…More of the most extensive surveys of what Americans believe and how that changes over time. This Berkeley office houses the UC branch of the center, which maintains the survey documentation and analysis website. Request a CD-ROM of the center's findings and peruse its data: Some of it may surprise you.
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company 900 Colusa Ave, Berkeley, CA94707 In business for over one hundred years, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company specializes in providing title…More insurance policies and mortgage lending products and services to customers in order to protect them from financial loss and hardship. Policies are available for individuals in addition to mortgage lenders, businesses and government agencies. Old Republic operates nationwide through a network of individual agents and company branch offices.
California Adolescent Nutrition & Fitness Program 2140 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 This non-profit is helping shape both national health policy and the personal health choices of individuals with its…More programs combining research with best practices to improve the life chances of low-income communities. It works with youth in the community, developing guides, seeking input from and offering resources to those most likely to influence the future of national health.
Nation's Giant Hamburgers 1800 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94703 Nation's Giant Hamburgers started in San Pablo in 1948 and has grown into 25 locations in northern California. It…More has your standard burger variations, as well as a meatless and wild salmon patty. This location and many of the other locations serve breakfast all day and have delicious pies.
United Nations Association East Bay & UNICEF Center 1403 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94702 UNIFEC helps thousands of children around the world every year by supporting programs for health care, clean water,…More nutrition, education and emergency relief. This store in Berkeley supports UNICEF by renting flags and selling cards, toys and other items. This is also the home to the East Bay chapter of the United Nations Association, which hosts monthly educational dinner forums on international topics and sponsors a high school essay contest.