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5 Christmas Charities Making the World a Better Place

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Christmastime should be a time of joy. But for many families, the holidays are anything but cheerful. Around the world, people struggle to keep a roof over their heads and food in their bellies. Granting Christmas wishes for their children seems impossible. However, charities like those below are sharing the Christmas spirit with those who otherwise would go without.

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7 Year-End Fundraising Ideas During COVID-19

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Nonprofit organizations are anything but immune from COVID-19’s financial fallout. Giving was down 6% in the first quarter this year, potentially costing nonprofits billions in annual donations. And while many areas have seen donations stabilize over the summer months, an end-of-year giving campaign will be especially important this year.

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10 Nonprofits that Received the Most Donations in 2020

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This giving season, as you choose which organizations will receive your generous donations of money, items, or time, the choices can feel overwhelming. We are highlighting 10 organizations that have received the most donations so far in 2020.

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10 Most Reviewed Nonprofits of 2020

At GreatNonprofits, we connect donors and volunteers with some of the best organizations around the world. However, to connect these nonprofits with the people who support them, we rely on reviews and stories from people like you.

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The Most Cheerful Gift Distribution Charities

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We are all deserving of a special gift for a birthday or holiday. Feeling recognized during a time of economic disadvantage, health issues, or difficult times can bring tremendous joy and smiles to the faces of those in need. If you have the means, donating to a gift distribution organization can go a long way.

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Why You Should Talk to a Nonprofit Management Organization Today

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Nonprofit management organizations deliver funding, services, and basic needs to those who may not be able to receive them otherwise. By remaining in contact with a multitude of charities related to a specific cause, each management organization allows for nonprofits and philanthropies worldwide to grow while providing for those in need.

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These 4 Organizations Empower Youth

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Many youth across the country and worldwide do not have the resources and support to reach their full potential. These organizations are some of the many that help to bring stability and support where it is needed most. 

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Top-Rated Organizations Working to Get Healthy, Fresh Food to Everyone

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Agriculture is the art and science of raising livestock, cultivating the soil, and growing crops. It is the base of all of our food groups and essential for human life. As cities grow more and more populated, the farm communities of the United States and the rest of the world seem like different planets to many people.

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4 Nonprofits Giving Hope to People with Epilepsy

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According to the World Health Organization, epilepsy is one of the most common neurological diseases globally, affecting approximately 50 million people. It is stressful for those who suffer from seizures as well as family members, and treatment is key. By building community for people with epilepsy and furthering research on treatments and cures, there is hope for a better future.

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These 4 Nonprofits Are Preventing Sexual Abuse and Helping Survivors Heal

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It is estimated that 1 in 7 children experienced sexual abuse or neglect in the U.S. last year. In a world where some people unfortunately experience this kind of violence, our communities need to do all that we can to spread awareness and help prevent sexual abuse from happening. In addition to this, survivors need protecting and community support in their healing journey.

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Nonprofits Advocating for and Supporting Refugees and International Migrants

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Refugees and migrants all over the world face many hardships after being displaced from their home country: reintegrating, finding decent work, creating a (new) community, and getting used to a new language and culture are among the top of this list. There are many things people can do to be more aware of international migration issues and support migrants in their own communities.

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5 Organizations Helping People With Eye Diseases, Blindness, and Vision Impairments

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Let there be light! These organizations are dedicated to helping people suffering from vision impairments or blindness see again, or at least greatly improve their lives. The fact is many people around the world aren’t able to afford proper eye care. With the help of these organizations, many people experiencing blindness have a community, can receive medical assistance, and can once again thrive in their work and life.

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Top Rated Breast Cancer Nonprofits that are Changing the World

Breast cancer is a devastating diagnosis that impacts the lives of millions of people each year. However, with this diagnosis, there comes a community of people that understand exactly what you are going through. Numerous nonprofits spend their time, energy, and other resources to aid those that are impacted by this disease. Not only do the nonprofits work to find a cure, but they are also dedicated to ensuring that each person feels hope and reassurance as they move through the different challenges that breast cancer can pose.

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Help These Nonprofits Preserve the Environment and Conserve Our Forests

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Raising awareness about the biological value of forests is becoming more critical. Many species rely on forests for habitat, traditional peoples for livelihood, and the complex ecological balance of nature. Unfortunately, a high demand for development and oil has impacted these forests and everything that relies on them.

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Help These Organizations Inspire Change Through Environmental Education

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Our environment is our home, and taking care of it is a top priority— or at least many think it should be. Educating the public on environmental issues is becoming more and more critical and education in schools, public parks, and via publications are all ways of spreading awareness and understanding how we can better take care of our planet.

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