Our Affiliations

SPOON is proud to be affiliated with the following organizations:


Cindy Kaplan, SPOON Co-Founder and Executive Director, was nominated into the prestigious Ashoka Fellowship in 2013 for SPOON’s systems-changing work for children.


SPOON is an active member of InterAction, an alliance organization of international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in Washington, DC.

Global Partnership on Children With Disabilities

SPOON has been serving as co-chair on the Nutrition Taskforce of the GPCWD, a UNICEF-led coalition.

Nonprofit Association of Oregon

Since 2013, SPOON has been a member of NAO.

National Council for Adoption

SPOON is a 2016 Member Resource Organization of NCFA.

Working Groups

SPOON is also affiliated with the following organizations: 1000 Days Working Group, Children in Adversity, Global Alliance for Children and CORE Group.