Networks Overview

Below is a list of the currently available communities. Communities are open to anyone on Catalist, and can be added to by anyone on Catalist. Certain communities require approval for additions to be pushed live to the different rooms and tables.

COVID-19 Action

COVID-19 Action is a crowd-sourced network created to collect and share resources and information in order to better enable people to respond to the COVID-19 Crisis. This community is meant to be an aggregator of lists, initiatives, and of fact-driven and actionable information. The data in these tables is organized, subcategorized, and filterable so that users can find specifically what they need as fast as possible. Use this as an alternative to headline-driven news sources. Any groups or organizations that would like to request to create a new sub-group (room) or list of information are welcome. For now email there will be a button/form to create a group soon.


Resources, tools, and useful collections for any type of designers (graphic design, UX design, service design, design thinking, etc.). A global community of designer to share resources, opportunities, and collaborate on projects. Notable tables include: Reading Resources, Design Gigs, Fellowships, Design Courses.

Human Rights

A place to share volunteer current opportunities, organizations, and programs by socially and environmentally beneficial companies, non-profits, and organizations. Sharing of volunteer opportunities, job opportunities, educational programs in intersecting fields, and lists of organizations to help acclimate new members into the space.

Climate Action

Climate Change Community is related to all things about sustainable development, climate change mitigation, and green efforts. Right now basic tables include climate change related organizations and initiatives.


A community for individuals interested in pursuing entrepreneurial projects, businesses, or organization that are focused on solving pressing social and environmental problems. Included in this community are rooms related to funding, resources, and tools as well as networking. Check out the startup competitions table for free funding opportunities!