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Giving back to your community and fellow man makes you feel good. Many worthy causes and charities exist that will accept and utilize your donations of time or resources (monetary and otherwise) to further their philanthropic mission.
  • Aidpage

    Features a forum where those needing help can post their needs and those wanting to give to others can find people to help.

  • Avoid Charity Fraud

    FTC awareness campaign of what legitimate information needs to be known about any charity before making contributions to it.

  • bet2give

    Buy and sell "prediction stocks" which pay off when the predictions become true. All profits are donated to the user's specific charity. Includes donation history, discussion forum, and FAQ.

  • Charity Bribes

    Helping convince celebrities to do something awesome by soliciting donations for a bribe. Money is only used if the celebrity is convinced.

  • Charity Swearbox

    Donate funding for your favorite charity based on past and present swearing done on Twitter.

  • The Chronicle of Philanthropy

    News for nonprofit organizations on grant seeking, foundations, fund raising, managing nonprofit groups, technology, and nonprofit jobs.

  • Fans Across America

    Charitable foundation building a community of sports and entertainment fans to help provide living necessities to families with seriously ill children, families in transition and helpless students.

  • George and Barbara Bush Foundation

    Dedicated to preserving the historic legacies of President and Mrs. Bush by supporting and promoting education and service-oriented programs at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and The Bush School of Government and Public Service.


    Information and reports on charities from the Better Business Bureau.

  • Global Giving

    Resource run by grassroots projects and organizations provide details of core values, resources, projects, fact sheet, annual report and financials.

  • Grinspoon Institute for Jewish Philanthropy

    Institute profile including details of current participants, conferences, activities and events.

  • Jumo

    Social network for people who want to change the world, connecting them with causes and organizations locally and worldwide. Founded and directed by Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook.

  • Just Give

    Non-profit organization whose mission is to connect people with the charities and causes they care about and to increase overall giving.

  • Learning to Give

    Resource for learning about philanthropy. Get lessons on teaching to give, volunteerism, and civic engagement.

  • Modest Needs

    Nonprofit charity which aims to stop the cycle of poverty through 'small change' donations.

  • National Center for Family Philanthropy

    Seeks to promote philanthropic values, vision, and excellence across generations of donors and donor families.

  • National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy

    Produces timely and carefully prepared reports and articles with practical findings for both funders and nonprofit leaders.

  • Network for Good

    Charitable website providing users with donation and volunteering resources.

  • Network for Good: Hurricane Relief

    Provides information on charities currently assisting hurricane victims.

  • NonProfitLookup

    A searchable database and online information system of non-profit organizations.

  • One Laptop Per Child

    Education project dedicated to providing children worldwide the opportunity to explore and express themselves.

  • One Warm Coat

    Campaign drive which aims to provide people in need of warm coats for free.

  • Philanthroper

    Raises funds through small donations of $1 to $10 to help fund various efforts that help those in need.

  • The Philanthropic Initiative

    Non-profit philanthropic advisory service, founded in 1989 to help donors increase the impact of their philanthropy.

  • Philanthropy Daily

    Covers all topics in the charitable sector. Find discussion and articles on philanthropy issues, persons, and ideas.

  • The Philanthropy Roundtable

    Features a profile of the organization including information on breakthrough groups, history, meetings, resources and an events calendar.

  • Schwab Charitable Donor-Advised Fund

    A national donor-advised fund whose mission is to increase charitable giving in the United States by offering ways to give, useful information and guidance.

  • See Your Impact

    This organization allows people to make donations and then shows them the actual person or people that were helped by their gift.

  • Stephen Stills Children's Music Project

    Find details of project founded by Stephen Stills to assist children in communicating their ideas through music and the arts. Includes information on contacts, projects and donations.

  • Summer of Social Good

    Online campaign to raise funds through the power of social media and the internet. All funds raised will be donated to four charities.

  • TaxExemptWorld

    Providing information on charities and nonprofit organizations.

  • The Uniform Project

    Project built around the wearing of one dress for 365 days. This year-long fundraiser benefits the Akanksha Foundation, which in turn is revolutionizing education in India.

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