The clearest examples of this type of organization are Americorps and the Peace Corps. Click here to view these job descriptions on the same page. Otherwise, view them individually by clicking the boxes below.
A nonprofit organization is an organization that uses its surplus revenues to further achieve its purpose or mission, rather than distributing its surplus income to the organization's shareholders as profit or dividends. Some examples include the Humane Society, Creative Commons, and the Smithsonian Institute. Here is a more extensive list.