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1. non-governmental organization
2. (in India) nongazetted officer
1. National Gas Outlet.
2. Nongovernmental Organization.
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|Noun||1.||NGO - an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government|
Alcoholics Anonymous, AA - an international organization that provides a support group for persons trying to overcome alcoholism
Red Cross - an international organization that cares for the sick or wounded or homeless in wartime
Salvation Army - a charitable and religious organization to evangelize and to care for the poor and homeless
Umma Tameer-e-Nau, UTN - a nongovernmental organization of Pakistani scientists that has been a supporter of terrorism; has provided information about chemical and biological and nuclear warfare to Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda and the Taliban
National Trust, NT - an organization concerned to preserve historic monuments and buildings and places of historical interest or natural beauty; founded in 1895 and supported by endowment and private subscription
denomination - a group of religious congregations having its own organization and a distinctive faith
Congress of Racial Equality, CORE - an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality