Independent Charities of America
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Abandoned Children's Fund
Thousands of innocent orphans, cruelly abandoned: alone, hungry, desperate, terrified victims of disease, war, extreme poverty. Please help us house, feed, love & rehabilitate them.
Abused Children's Fund, Inc.
Thousands of innocent children, tragically hurt every day by emotional, physical & sexual abuse. Help protect & restore through prevention, rehabilitation & God's love.
Action Against Hunger USA
Help Action Against Hunger|ACF International, end world hunger with our innovative programs in nutrition, water & sanitation, food security & health.
Adoptable Children (NORTH AMERICAN COUNCIL)
More than 107,000 foster children need adoptive families. Your donation helps find loving parents for these children, support adoptive families & raise adoption awareness.
Adoption & Humanitarian Aid- MAPS
Too many children are parentless, homeless, abused, neglected, abandoned. Help children through adoption, foster care, aid, family counseling, unplanned pregnancy counseling & homeless shelter services.
Adoption Center of Washington
Help us improve the lives of orphans through adoption, humanitarian support & post-adoption services. Make a difference in the life of a child!
There are 107,000 abused children in foster care WAITING for permanent, adoptive amilies. Don't make them wait! Help us find families for neglected children.
Adoptions by Cradle of Hope
Help an abandoned child! We provide adoption services & support to children who need permanent, loving families.
Advocates for Youth
Educating, equipping & empowering young people to prevent teen pregnancy, fight HIV/AIDS & change sexual & reproductive health policies around the world.
After A Child Dies- The Compassionate Friends
A child's death is devastating. Parents are inconsolable. Siblings experience a rollercoaster of emotions. Devastated grandparents are in shocked disbelief. We help families to cope.
Aid for Trash Dump Children -An UNForgotten Fund
Save hungry children & their mothers from eating trash & living in garbage dumps. Give them clean food & water, shelter, schooling & a future.
AIDS Children's Foundation
HIV+ children don't have to die. Help us provide readily available, life-saving medicine, medical equipment, emergency nutrition & supplements to children with HIV/AIDS.
AIDS Treatment & Research Information
Stop needless deaths from AIDS due to inadequate treatment, prevention & healthcare access; help us fight to eradicate AIDS with knowledge & ultimately a cure.
A nationwide partnership of community based organizations fighting HIV/AIDS through prevention, education & care. Grant dollars & programs are funded through matching funds nationwide.
AIDS Vaccine Initiative, International
The world needs an AIDS vaccine. We work to ensure & speed development of safe, effective, accessible, preventive HIV vaccines for use throughout the world.
Air Ambulance Angels
Saving the lives of those undergoing a difficult health crisis by offering compassionate counseling & working to lower air ambulance & medically assisted travel costs.
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
A 4-year-old cancer patient's front yard lemonade stand evolved to a nationwide movement to find a cure for pediatric cancer. Every person can make a difference.
Alley Cat Allies
The only national organization dedicated to protecting & improving cats' lives. Help us transform the way our society cares for cats!
Alliance for Cancer Research & Support - VHL
Children stricken with VHL cope with a series of tumors their whole lives. Help us cure VHL, kidney cancer & related tumor conditions.
Alopecia Areata Foundation National
Provides major research funding, patient educational materials & support for alopecia areata, a mystifying autoimmune disease affecting all ages, causing one's hair to fall out.
Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation
Help fight Alzheimer's disease & find a cure through research & prevention! Committed to ensuring peak mental performance & optimum brain function throughout our lives.
Alzheimer's Research Foundation, Fisher Center
Research into cause, care & cure of Alzheimer's by Nobel Prize winner. 5.4 million Americans have Alzheimer's. Donate to change lives. Bring a cure.
American Bird Conservancy
Protecting native birds & their habitats throughout the Americas, through preserve creation, habitat restoration & threat reduction, leading public/private conservation partnerships to get results.
American Friends of Kenya
Provides volunteer opportunities for CT residents to work on projects in Kenya. Sends regular shipments of books, school & medical supplies to Kenya.
American Indian College Fund
Help us revive some of the most economically depressed communities in our nation by supporting scholarships to American Indian students at our nation's tribal colleges.
American Medical Overseas Relief
Building international bridges to the most impoverished women & children of the world by providing desperately needed medical services that save lives & bring hope.
Save rivers! Support American Whitewater & national river
America's VetDogs- THE Veteran's K-9 Corps, Inc.
Trains guide, service & therapy dogs. Transforms the lives of disabled veterans & active service members at home, in VA & military hospitals & while deployed.
Animal Legal Defense Fund
Animals need love - & lawyers! Unimaginable acts of cruelty must end. In courtrooms across America, ALDF is winning the case against cruelty!
Animal Rights Institute
Dogs, cats, rabbits, horses, humans all suffer from domestic violence. Our AniCare program helps break the cycle between animal abuse & human violence. Support us!
Apes Alive: THE Primate Rescue Center
Unseen, they suffer - unheard, they cry. Saving lives & providing a safe haven for chimpanzees & monkeys in need. Let's give them a better future!
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Appalachian Trail volunteers rely on individual donations to raise three-quarters of the funds necessary to manage & conserve the Appalachian Trail. Support a national legacy.
Arthritis National Research Foundation
Arthritis destroys joints & can even kill. Research is the key to a cure. Help us make crippling, painful arthritis a disease of the past.
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
America's largest national nonprofit organization to provide access to higher education through scholarships for deserving underserved Asian American & Pacific Islander students with financial need.
Asian Children's Rescue & Relief Fund
Saving Asian abandoned, orphaned, destitute & handicapped children by providing hope & opportunity. Reaching their full potential through basic care, corrective surgery, therapy & training.
ASPCA: American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Staged dog fights to the death. Puppy factories with overcrowded & unsanitary breeding pens. Kittens tortured for amusement. Help stop these acts of animal cruelty.
Autism Intervention & Treatment Research - Organization for Autism Research
Funding practical research that addresses the daily challenges of autism. We also provide autism information, resources for all affected, including targeted materials for military families.
Autism Society of America
Works to ensure every individual with autism lives an independent & dignified life through early diagnosis/intervention & building strong foundations from childhood through adolescence.
Autism Treatment, Research & Training for Military & Civilian Families
One in 88 military children has autism -- Only 1 in 8 receives desperately needed treatment. Help us bring services to bases across the country.
Autoimmune Diseases Association
Autoimmunity causes lupus, arthritis, celiac, MS, fibromyalgia, Graves', thyroiditis & 100+ other diseases. Through research & patient services, our work eases the suffering they inflict.
Believe In Tomorrow National Children's Foundation
Keeping families together during medical crisis. We provide exceptional hospital/respite housing to families with critically ill children, so they may find hope & comfort.
Birth Defect Research for Children, Inc.
Hundreds of thousands of children are suffering. Missing limbs, damaged hearts, facial deformities, Down Syndrome, autism. We're a lifeline for families struggling with birth defects.
Black Charities for Children, Families, Communities
Life is difficult now for Black children, families & communities worldwide, help us provide relief efforts, economic initiatives & international programs to bridge the divide.
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
Bladder cancer patients haven't seen a new treatment in more than 20 years. Help us give 500,000 patients & their families hope.
Blind Vietnamese Children Foundation
For over a decade, we have pioneered support for homes providing healthcare, education & career development to once-neglected visually-impaired children in Vietnam.
Bone Marrow Donor Registry- American
Saving lives! Tests & registers humanitarian heroes to donate bone marrow to save the lives of strangers. The registry makes lifesaving donor/patient matches possible.
Brain Injury Association of America
The voice of traumatic brain injury. We provide help, hope & healing for millions of Americans who live with often misdiagnosed & misunderstood brain injury.
Brain Tumor Association, American (ABTA)
Exists to eliminate brain tumors through research & to meet the needs of brain tumor patients & their families.
Bread & Water for Africa, Inc.
Strengthening African initiatives for self-sufficiency through grassroots health, clean water, education, orphanages, vocational training, agriculture & micro-credit programs focusing on women & children.
Breast Cancer Action
Challenging assumptions & inspiring change to end the breast cancer epidemic. Educating & advocating for social justice, patients before profits, an environment with fewer toxins.
Breast Cancer Aid & Research Institute
Awards medical research grants & ships medical supplies & humanitarian aid to programs that treat breast cancer & other degenerative diseases. Breast cancer support groups!
Breast Cancer Crusade by Avon
Every 3 minutes someone is diagnosed with breast cancer, every 14 minutes someone dies. Join our crusade - we're in it to end it.
Breast Cancer Research & Assistance Fund
Provides research grants, medical equipment & supplies to clinics that treat breast cancer & other chronic diseases. Provides educational materials for patients. Cancer support groups.
Bridge Family Center, Inc.
A regional family service agency providing counseling, temporary shelter, life-skills training, positive youth development programs, parent education, community services, prevention & intervention programs.
Brother's Brother Foundation
Connecting People's Resources with People's Needs: 54 Years, 140 countries, $4 billion in books, food, medical supplies, pharmaceuticals, shoes. Forbes Magazine "1st in efficiency."
Buckner Children & Family Services
We provide humanitarian aid programs, prevention programs, international & domestic adoption, foster care & transitional housing services & support programs for children living in orphanages.
Cancer Aid & Research Fund
Awards scientific research grants, provides medical supplies & equipment to programs that treat cancer & other degenerative diseases. Cancer support groups for patients & families.
Cancer Care, Inc.
Caring for people facing the challenges of cancer. Supporting patients, loved ones, caregivers. Social workers provide help & hope through free counseling, education, financial assistance.
Cancer Coalition, The National
Help us defeat cancer & chronic disease worldwide. We provide cancer medicines free to needy patients & aid cancer research. Your support saves lives.
Cancer Curing Society
Healing with nature. We help thousands recover from so-called "incurable" diseases by teaching a proven powerful natural treatment to patients, medical professionals & caregivers.
Cancer Research Fund of the Damon Runyon - Walter Winchell Foundation
To accelerate breakthroughs, we provide today's best young scientists with funding to pursue innovative cancer research. 100% of your donation funds cancer research.
Cancer Research, American Association for
We fund groundbreaking scientific cancer research that saves lives. By contributing, you can help speed up the pace of scientific discovery & fight cancer.
Training great dogs for special people. Invest in freedom by providing service dogs to children & adults with disabilities. Thank you!
Canine Companions for Independence
A cold nose & a warm heart! Our companion dogs provide independence, assistance & friendship that transforms the lives of children & adults with disabilities.
Canine Health Foundation
Help dogs live longer, healthier lives by fighting canine diseases like cancer, epilepsy, eye & heart disease. Our work furthers human treatments & cures too.
Canines for Disabled Kids
A child's laughter turns to silence. Autism robs children of their joy. A trained, loving Golden Retriever can help change that. Help dogs help kids.
Waging Peace. Fighting Disease. Building Hope. Led by former President Jimmy Carter & Rosalynn Carter, the Center advances human rights & alleviates unnecessary human suffering.
CASA-Court Appointed Advocates for Abused Children
More than half a million abused & neglected children need safe, permanent, loving homes. Help us turn a life of hurt to one of hope.
Celiac Central, National Foundation for Celiac Awareness
Help save millions of lives, billions of dollars. Celiac disease can lead to malnourishment, cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis, other life-threatening diseases. 95% of sufferers remain undiagnosed.
Center for Adoption Support & Education, Inc.
Helping parents & children build the trust, love & communication that enables adoptive families to truly become forever families.
Center for Food Safety
Protecting human health & the environment by working to change harmful methods of food production & by promoting organic & other forms of sustainable agriculture.
Center for Reproductive Rights
Promote & defend women's reproductive freedom & health. We use the law in the US & globally to ensure women's dignity, equality & self-determination.
Center for Watershed Protection
Show that you value our precious water resources! Help the Center bring better environmental planning & watershed protection & restoration to communities nationwide.
CHADD (Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)
Works to ensure that children & adults challenged by AttentionDeficit/Hyperactivity Disorder reach their full potential through family support, education & AD/HD research.
Challenger Center for Space Science Education
Dedicated to producing innovative techniques for educating students in science, technology, engineering & mathematics (STEM) through the excitement of space exploration & scientific discovery.
Charitable Children's Fund of America
We provide higher education, mental & physical healthcare assistance to children whose parents perished on 9/11 or while fighting terrorism in Iraq or Afghanistan.
Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Inc.
America's waters & marine life face toxic pollution, overfishing, urban sprawl. Help realize our vision: safe drinking water, pristine waterways, thriving ecosystems locally & nationwide.
Child Find of America
Child kidnapping prevention & location specialists, helping children & devastated parents through free investigation, mediation & publicity. Your gift could bring a missing child home.
Child Health Foundation
Millions of children without clean water, immunizations, health care, subject to malaria, respiratory diseases & malnutrition need help. We can help them with your help.
Child Rescue International
Children abandoned, orphaned, hungry, lost & lonely, living in bleak institutions need hope & love. Your support helps us save & change their lives!
Child Slavery, Trafficking & Forced Labor Rescue
Devoted to the rescue of trafficked & exploited child laborers from carpet looms in Asia & offering them rehabilitation, counseling, education & a home.
Nearly 5 children die every day from child abuse & neglect in the US. Join us in the fight to End Child Abuse Now!
Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation
Where would you turn if your child had a life-threatening brain tumor? We're determined to find a cure & offer hope to parents facing heartbreak.
Childhood Cancer Research- St. Baldrick's Foundation
In the fight against childhood cancer, research is our greatest weapon. We fund more in grants than anyone but the US government. Join the fight.
Children & Charity-Educating, Feeding & Caring for the Needy
Help us work with faith-based & community organizations providing food, education & health care to improve the quality of life in rural & indigenous communities.
Children of Nicaragua Fabretto Foundation
Empowering underserved children & families in Nicaragua to reach their full potential, improve their livelihoods & take advantage of economic opportunity through education & nutrition.
Children of the Night
Rescues America's children from ravages of prostitution. Provides shelter, hope, new beginnings. With your support, we can save more. Our children deserve a fighting chance.
Children's AIDS Fund
Millions of children orphaned, families ravaged by HIV/AIDS. Millions more need education to stay HIV free. Help limit suffering through prevention, care & treatment.
Children's Angel Airlines
Support our mission to ensure no needy child is denied access to medical treatment, diagnosis or evaluation for lack of a means of air transportation.
Children's Cancer Aid & Research Institute
Provides childhood cancer research grants. Ships medical supplies & humanitarian aid to programs that treat childhood cancer & other degenerative diseases. Provides summer camp sponsorships.
Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation
Creating smiles & inspiring hope for kids with cancer & their families by providing financial aid, camp scholarships, toys, games & funding for cancer research.
Children's Emergency Medical Fund
Malnutrition: a child's gravest threat. Weakened & hungry, children fall prey to disease. Help save these starving children through life-saving medical supplies & healthy foods.
Children's Fire & Burn Fund
Help save children's lives! Our programs help provide free smoke alarms & fire prevention education to help local firefighters reduce child fire death & injury.
Children's Hospital & Research Center Foundation
You can help save a child's life. Donations help sick kids with advanced medical treatment & find new cures to childhood cancer & other diseases.
Children's Hunger Fund
Feeding the hungry at home & abroad. Food, clothing & medicines aid children in impoverished countries & in America's inner-cities.
Christian Freedom International
Caring for persecuted Christians in war zones, brutal repression & emergency. Delivers medicine, food, education, tools & Bibles. Reporting globally the atrocities occurring worldwide.
Christian Relief Services
Millions die because they lack most basic necessities: food, water, medicine, shelter. Help save lives through relief, aid & sustainable micro-development in an underdeveloped world.
Chronic Fatigue & Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS) Association of America
Largest & most active charitable organization leading national efforts in research, policy & communications to advance understanding, diagnosis, treatment & prevention of CFS.
Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy
Seizures: each 1 can damage the brain or cut short a ife. Support cutting-edge epilepsy research. It's time we found a cure.
Civil War Trust
Manassas, Gettysburg, Antietam, Fredericksburg: Don't let developers pave over our nation's past. If we don't save America's battlefields now, we risk losing them forever!
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women
Human trafficking destroys lives, especially those of women & children who are sexually exploited. Support our efforts to end human trafficking in our lifetime.
Comfort for America's Uniformed Services
America's heroes need to heal physically, emotionally & mentally. CAUSE programs bring comfort & relaxation for the wounded & their families while recuperating in hospitals.
Community Renewal Team, Inc.
Comprehensive human services agency with quality programs, positive outcomes & advocacy. We assist people becoming self-sufficient, improving quality of their life & our community.
Compassion & Mercy Associates
Famine, poverty, AIDS, war & natural disasters. We bring
Concerns of Police Survivors, Inc. (COPS)
Grief support & resources for surviving families & co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty, law enforcement trauma training, public education.
Connecticut National Guard Foundation, Inc.
Provides financial assistance to members & families of the Connecticut National Guard & Organized Militia & Family Readiness Groups for other reserve component services.
Connecticut Radio Information System
CRIS broadcasts news & information featured in newspapers & magazines to adults & children who are blind, visually; learning, intellectually or physically disabled & print-handicapped.
Connecticut Women's Education & Legal Fund
Statewide organization dedicated to empowering women, girls & their families to achieve equal opportunities in their personal & professional lives.
Conservation & Protection of Public Lands
Fighting to keep America's Public Lands in public hands. Preventing unstable, unsound timber cutting, grazing & mineral/oil production. This land is your land!
Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation
When parents of children with CdLS need information, guidance or emotional support, the CdLS Foundation is there to help.
Correctional Peace Officers Foundation
Charity for Correctional Officers & their families, providing line-of-duty death benefit & catastrophic assistance in cases of accident or illness.
COTA Children's Organ Transplant Association
Gives hope & makes miracles for children & young adults needing life-saving transplants. All funds raised for these children go toward transplant expenses.
Cure Alzheimer's Fund
We are the only group with a clear plan to cure Alzheimer's disease. Funding breakthrough, aggressive research to end this disease as quickly as possible.
Dental & Medical Care for the Poor of Honduras
Make a difference! Support this medical clinic in the poorest part of La Entrada de Copan, Honduras, in providing year-round free dental & medical care.
Diabetes Action Research & Education Foundation
Funding innovative, promising research to prevent, treat & cure diabetes. 100% of your workplace contributions used for diabetes research & programs. We can conquer diabetes!
Diabetes Prevention & Aid Fund
A 136% increase of people with diabetes! Nearly 24 million Americans have the disease! We can prevent diabetes! Help us stop the epidemic!
Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Charitable Service Trust
Building better lives for disabled veterans & their families. Prosthetics research & devices; TBI therapy; assistance dogs.
Dogs Deserve Better Inc.
Rescue dogs living chained by the neck, often without food & water. Transforming Vick's Bad Newz Kennels to Good Newz Rehab Center for Chained Dogs.
Dogs for Deaf & Disabled Americans (NEADS)
Custom-trains dogs & shelter rescues as assistance dogs to enhance independence for wounded veterans, autistic children & people with physical disabilities for work/home.
Dogs Last Chance
Puppy mills, vivisection/dissection, fur, illegal animal-fighting; Help end animal abuse! Doing ground breaking undercover investigations to expose animal abusers. Promoting cruelty-free lifestyles.
Dogs On Death Row
We rescue dogs facing imminent execution if they do not get interim financial sponsors or foster parents or receive medical treatment required to become adoptable.
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation
Advancing research for more effective treatments & ultimately a cure for dystonia, promoting awareness & education for the well being of affected individuals & families.
Ebony Horsewomen, Inc.
We help urban youth gain purposeful, positive & successful lives through the use of Equine Assisted Growth & Learning programs.
Equine Land Conservation Resource
Every hour, 250 acres of rural land is developed. Where will you ride, drive, race, compete, raise foals & grow hay?
FACES: The National Craniofacial Association
Children with craniofacial disfigurements require specialized reconstructive surgeries. We take care of these children & their families while treatment is received. Rebuilding faces, rebuilding futures.
Family Violence & Sexual Assault Institute
Stop rape, violence, abuse & trauma in our homes & communities. We provide comprehensive prevention & treatment services & trainings on local & national levels.
Feed My Hungry Children
Children go to bed hungry while food is thrown away. Help us save food & meet the needs of America's most desperate children & families.
Feeding America's Children
America's children without nutritional food! Many with only 1 meal per day! Help us rush lifesaving fruits & vegetables to hungry families throughout America.
Feeding America's Hungry Children
America's children hungry! Desperate for food! Hurting & without hope! Help us provide for the desperate food needs of impoverished children throughout America.
Feeding Hungry Children
Change a life! 1 in every 6 children lacks nutritious food. Many children go to school hungry. Help us deliver fruit, vegetables to disadvantaged children.
Fisher House Foundation
We build & donate Fisher Houses at military/VA medical centers, support existing houses, help military families in need & award scholarships for military children.
Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network
Mission: to raise public awareness, provide advocacy & education & to advance research on behalf of those affected by food allergies & anaphylaxis.
Foundation for Ichthyosis & Related Skin Types, Inc.
Disfiguring, painful, extremely dry, cracked, thick, scaling skin. Patients endure emotional/psychological harm & physical challenges. FIRST provides emotional support, medical & educational resources.
Working in partnership with Gettysburg National Military Park to preserve & protect the battlefield while providing a quality museum experience.
Giving Children Hope
Rescuing children, providing lifesaving medicines, emergency food to orphanages, clinics, shelters, disaster centers. Serving homeless children in America & poorest-of-the-poor around the world.
Gluten Intolerance Group of North America
Eating gluten causes long-term life-threatening health hazards. Monitoring food supply is critical. Help us educate & audit food companies. Consumers can then live gluten-free safely.
Graves' Disease & Thyroid Foundation
Help & hope to patients with Graves' disease & other thyroid-related disorders. We provide phone/online support, educational outreach, local support groups & national conferences.
independent, campaigning organization that uses research & public education to expose global environmental problems & promote solutions essential to a green & peaceful future.
Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc.
Providing safety, independence & companionship to the blind & love, responsibility & purpose to dogs. We bring deserving people & exceptional dogs together for life!
Guide Dogs of America
With loss of vision comes loss of mobility & independence. Improving lives of blind individuals by matching them with professionally trained dogs free of charge.
Habitat for Humanity International
Sweat equity. Christian housing ministry working to end poverty by partnering with families in need to build affordable homes, stabilize neighborhoods & preserve communities.
Haitian Health Foundation
The misery never seems to end for the poor of Haiti. Your generosity brings food, housing, healthcare & survival to some of our poorest neighbors.
Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective
Empowers individuals of diverse sexual orientations, gender identities & gender expressions to lead healthy lives through the provision of health/support services, education & advocacy.
Giving the gift of hearing by training rescued dogs to alert the hearing-impaired to sounds in their environment: providing awareness, security, independence & companionship.
Heart Disease Research Institute
Provides research grants, medical & humanitarian supplies to hospitals. Provides heart disease educational material to patients & families. Curing begins with a caring heart!
Heart To Heart International
Help us provide medical education, deliver medical aid, respond to people in crisis & address community-health concerns across America & around the world.
Hearts United for Animals
No-kill shelter & sanctuary with national rescue network for abused animals, providing shelter for pets of domestic abuse families, National Anti-Puppy Mill Campaign.
Help the Children
We alleviate hunger & suffering by providing food, clothing, medicine & medical care to needy children & their families in the US & abroad.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Leading US Hispanic scholarship organization, providing the Hispanic community more college scholarships & outreach programs than any other organization.
Holt International Children's Services
Over 140,000,000 children around the world live without families-orphaned, abandoned. Join us in providing nutrition, education & loving homes for these precious children
Homes For Our Troops
We build specially adapted, handicap-accessible homes for severely injured veterans across the country. The homes are provided at no cost to the veterans.
Hope For The Hungry
On average 21,000 children die daily from disease & malnutrition. Many more never truly "live." Help us to "Share the Bread of Life" today.
Hope For The Warriors®
Wounded heroes & their families need your help! We provide hospital bedside assistance, emergency grants, scholarships, retreats, employment, dream/wish fulfillment & athletic opportunities.
Bringing hope. Changing lives. Sustainable, nonsectarian health/education programs to prevent poverty, care for the needy, empower individuals/communities to rise out of desperate situations.
Horse Charities of America
Help us improve the quality of life of horses & people by supporting programs for horse rescue, rehabilitation, adoption, therapeutic riding, equine-assisted activities, scholarships.
Hospice Foundation for End-of-Life Care
Providing the medical, social & spiritual support necessary to transform dying into the final act of living well. Help us advance quality of care.
Hospice Foundation of America
We help terminally ill patients, their families & caregivers cope with life-limiting illness, death & grief by providing information, caregiver support & bereavement assistance. 16.8%
Humane Farm Animal Care
Dairy cows confined in tie stalls, crated pigs can't root or move, chickens stuffed in cages. Fight cruelty in raising & handling of animals.
Works alongside indigenous Christian grassroots agencies in India to alleviate poverty & injustice through economic development, health care, disaster relief, education & sponsorship programs.
Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund
Our nation's wounded heroes need your help: adaptive homes & vehicles, support for PTSD & TBI's, transition assistance, can all be provided by IMSFF.
Institute for International Cooperation & Development
Travel the world & do good at the same time.We train vounteers for development and community work projects in Africa, Central America, and Brazil.
International Myeloma Foundation
IMF is dedicated to improving the quality of life of myeloma patients while working toward prevention & a cure.
Women are dying from unsafe abortions. Families broken, sisters, mothers, daughters lost.
Children are playing outdoors less resulting in obesity, violence, depression & behavioral problems. We're transforming derelict land into safe playgrounds where children can flourish.
Kidney Cancer Research & Education Association
We strive for a world without kidney cancer. Help us fund breakthrough research, educate patients & health professionals & advocate for patients.
Provides prevention & treatment services for families at risk of child abuse/neglect hrough in home services, counseling, parent education classes & youth programs.
Dedicated to providing a better life for rescued or displaced Labrador-retrievers & mixed-labs. We provide veterinary care, we spay/neuter & promote responsible pet ownership.
Landstuhl Hospital Care Project
Serving America's largest overseas US military hospital, supporting wounded/injured military members hospitalized overseas in Afganistan, Iraq, Germany & Kuwait, US VA hospitals.
Lawyers for Children America, Inc.
Free legal representation to abused/neglected children. We ensure their mental health, medical, educational & environmental needs are met, while providing hope for the future.
Leukemia Clinical Research Foundation
Leukemia can be cured! We live that dream by supporting research ere it has the most impact - on patients in clinical settings.
Lung Cancer Alliance
Empowering patients, elevating awareness & changing health policy. We provide patient support, educate on risk & early detection & advocate for millions in research dollars.
Lymphoma Research Foundation
Nation's largest lymphoma organization devoted to funding innovative research, providing patient information & services. Our mission: eradicate lymphoma & serve those touched by this disease.
Rape, abduction, death threats & “honor killings” of women. Gender-based violence is rising internationally. Women & their children need protection & justice. Please help.
Children have a short time to grow & a lifetime to live with the results! Support services provided to families dealing with children's growth disorders.
The world's poorest children & families suffer & die needlessly without desperately needed lifesaving medicines. $1 donation to MAP International delivers $60 in medical supplies.
Matthew 25: Ministries
Helping the poorest of the poor. By rescuing & reusing products from major corporations, we can effectively provide basic necessities, nutritional opportunities & disaster relief.
Mercy Housing & Shelter Corporation
We respond to the needs of homeless persons by providing housing, meals, basic needs, education & support services which help clients regain self-sufficiency & independence.
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
Dedicated to ensuring the development of better treatments & ultimately a cure for Parkinson's disease through an aggressively funded research agenda.
Military Officers Association of America Scholarship Fund
Some mothers & fathers paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country. Help their children achieve an undergraduate education & build a foundation for success.
Miracle Flights for Kids
Change the future for a sick child! Your donation provides free flights for children needing to reach medical surgeries thousands of miles away from home.
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF)
Donor support has allowed us to bring patients 4 new treatments that have doubled the survival of multiple myeloma.
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Become a hero! Join NCMEC & John Walsh find missing children, reunite families & end child sexual exploitation both on our streets & the internet.
National FFA Foundation, Inc.
Positive example of what works! Dynamic youth organization that changes lives & prepares students for premier leadership, personal growth & career success through agricultural education.
National Lung Cancer Partnership
The only lung cancer advocacy organization founded by doctors & researchers, we fund lung cancer research, provide patient resources & generate awareness of the disease.
National Park Trust
National Park Trust works to ensure park preservation today & create park stewards for tomorrow through a variety of environmental education & land conservation initiatives.
National Partnership for Women & Families
Help build a nation where pay is fair, workplaces flexible, health-care is safe & affordable, opportunity equal & discrimination is a thing of the past.
Network Against Domestic Abuse of North Central Connecticut
Assists families & individuals who have experienced domestic & interpersonal violence, educates to promote healthy relationships & advocates for safer communities.
Help us distribute life sustaining food & supplies to hungry, starving children, single parents struggling to survive, widows living in poverty, homelessness created by disasters.
Operation First Response, Inc.
Serves wounded warriors/veterans & their families with financial needs. Assistance varies based on individual needs ranging from rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries & travel.
Help give the gift of sight! ORBIS's country programs & Flying Eye Hospital delivers doctors, medicine & supplies for surgeries & local health training worldwide.
Abandoned. Alone. Hungry. This describes the life of the world's many orphans. Every child has value. Every dollar makes a difference: shelter, food, education, support.
Our Military Kids Inc.
Supports children of deployed National Guard & Reserve & all Wounded Warriors through grants for extracurricular activities & tutoring that sustain them during parent's absence.
Paralyzed Veterans of America Spinal Cord Research Foundation (SCRF)
Funds research aimed at restoring function & improving the quality of life for veterans & all others paralyzed by spinal cord injury or disease.
Parkinson's Research Center, Michael Stern Foundation
Seeking better treatments & a cure for patients heartbreakingly suffering from this tragic, deadly neurological disease. Sponsoring cutting-edge research at leading university laboratories. Bringing hope.
Pearl S. Buck International
Child discrimination knows no place at home with family. We match the world's children with families through adoption, child sponsorship & cross cultural exchange.
PETA: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
Fight cruelty. Save lives! Your gift makes a kinder world for animals through undercover investigations, rescues, humane education, spay/neuter & high-profile advocacy campaigns.
Only organization worldwide solely devoted to programs of research, advocacy, patient education & public awareness to discover treatments & a cure for polycystic kidney disease.
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Ensure access to affordable reproductive health care, protect reproductive rights & promote access to comprehensive medically accurate sexuality education, domestically & internationally.
Polish American Congress Charitable Foundation (PACCF)
Provides medical supplies & equipment to Poland's hospitals, rehabilitation centers, orphanages & the elderly. Sponsors other programs including training for the blind & deaf.
Protectors of Animals, Inc.
Dogs abandoned at local pounds for euthanization; homeless cats left to starve. Volunteers rescue, spay/neuter & adopt them into loving homes. Help save them!
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
Protect whistleblowers & wildlife from government mistreatment. Mistakes don't get corrected when they go undetected. PEER ensures that your voice is heard.
Puppies Behind Bars
Wounded veterans returning from Iraq & Afghanistan receive prison-trained service dogs, free of charge, through the Dog Tags initiative of Puppies Behind Bars.
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
Runs National Sexual Assault Hotline. Free, 24-7 services help 136,000 people/year. Programs prevent rape, help victims, put rapists in jail. Largest anti-rape organization.
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association of America
Promotes awareness of this painful, debilitating neuroinflammatory syndrome that may affect millions. Providing crucial information to patients, families, medical professionals, educators, pain advocates & veterans.
Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
Increase awareness. Improve treatment. Find a cure. The Foundation is working tirelessly to create a better tomorrow for those living with this debilitating condition.
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Ensures the future of elk & other wildlife by conserving, restoring & enhancing natural habitats through land purchases, conservation easements, management agreements, education & research.
Safari Club International Foundation
Funds & manages worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation, outdoor education & humanitarian services. Projects include: wildlife restoration, textbook & medical supplies & teacher training.
Save the Chimps
Mission: to provide permanent sanctuary for the lifelong care of chimpanzees rescued from research, entertainment & the pet trade.
Save the Manatee Club, Inc.
Leave a lasting legacy! Help us advocate for manatee & habitat protection, promote public awareness, sponsor research,rescue, rehabilitation & release efforts.
Search Dog Foundation, National Disaster
Saving dogs & people! We rescue dogs, partner them with firefighters & train them to locate people buried alive during disasters. Join the search!
Seeing Eye, Inc.
Enhancing lives by bringing independence, dignity & self-confidence to blind people through our Seeing Eye® dogs. These dogs bring mobility, safety & self-sufficiency to thousands.
Shomrey Mishpat Rabbis for Human Rights - North America
Using Jewish morality to advocate for an end to torture, trafficking & slavery in North America & preserve Bedouin & Palestinian homes in Israel.
Skin & Dental Dysfunction Foundation
Provides dentures, support & hope to children left toothless from the rare disorder Ectodermal Dysplasia. Funds research to find improved treatment options & cures.
Skin Cancer Foundation
It's skin cancer. Millions hear these terrible words every year. We're dedicated to eradicating skin cancer through prevention, early detection, effective treatment, education & research.
Special Olympics, Inc.
Provides year-round sports training & competition for people with intellectual disabilities. Improves physical fitness & motor skills. Increases self-confidence, self-image & friendships.
Special Operations Warrior Foundation
Provide scholarship grants & counseling to children of special operations people who die in combat or training. Provide financial assistance to wounded special operations people.
Spinal Cord Injury Network International
Pain, paralysis, spinal cord injuries, accessibility, home modifications, wheelchairs. Lifetime challenges. Help us link people with spinal cord injuries to the best treatment & care.
Starkey Hearing Foundation
Imagine being a child separated from family/community by a barrier of silence. Help us give needy children a chance to learn & effectively communicate.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Suicide is preventable, but often the warning signs go unnoticed. Through public awareness we can reach & treat those in trouble before it's too late.
Support Our Troops®
Don't let the troops feel abandoned! They support us, let's support them! Help Support Our Troops® ship tons of morale & well-being to troops worldwide.
Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.
Dedicated to funding researchers searching to cure breast cancer. We pledge to direct 100% of gross fund-raising to breast cancer research.
THE Partnership at Drugfree.org
"You Are Not Alone" - "Your Brain On Drugs" - "Time to Get Help." Our programs & tools help parents guide kids toward healthy, safe, drugfree lives.
Thomas More Law Center
God banished. The unborn child forsaken. Radical Islam on the
Thyroid Association, American
Support leading-edge research in thyroid cancer & disease. Help us educate & provide access to thyroid knowledge for patients & physicians all over the world.
TMJ Association, Ltd.
Jaw disorders affect a person's ability to speak, eat, chew, smile, kiss & even breathe. We promote research, scientifically validated treatments & vital coping skills.
Toys For Tots Foundation
Brighten a child's face on Christmas morning. Help the Marines provide a treasured gift & a cherished memory for millions of our nation's neediest children.
Transplants, THE National Foundation for
Lifesaving organ & tissue transplants, medication & medical care are possible with our fundraising expertise, grants & advocacy. Help us give the gift of life.
United Ukrainian American Relief Committee, Inc.
UUARC provides humanitarian aid to Ukrainians throughout the world, distributing medical supplies, clothing, educational materials & establishing educational & immigrant programs in Ukraine & USA.
USA Cares Inc.
PTSD, foreclosure, unemployment, utility shut off - USA Cares responds to these real military family problems each week with thousands in support. Help us help them.
Dedicated to exposing & ending the suffering of farmed animals by promoting ethical eating through widespread distribution of our booklets “Compassionate Choices” & “Why Vegan.”
Veterans of Foreign Wars Foundation
We support programs & services that secure, manage & distribute resources to improve the lives of veterans, military service personnel & their families.
Veterans Support Foundation
Veterans committed to bettering the lives of today's disabled veterans & their families by awarding grants to provide essential housing, education & medical needs.
Water For People
Helping communities in the developing world get full & lasting access to safe water & sanitation through programs that build local skills, knowledge & networks.
Every 8 seconds a child dies from water related disease. Water.org transforms the lives of people in developing countries through access to safe water.
Whiskers Animal Shelter, Inc.
Cats, kittens abused, neglected, abandoned, sick, left to die. Suffering without food, medical attention. Multiplying without spay/neuter assistance. Homeless. Please help us help them.
What's for dinner tonight? 50 million Americans don't know. Help us & our grassroots partners build a movement to end hunger & poverty.
Wildlife Conservation Fund of America
To protect & advance outdoor sports through public education by introducing youth & their families to an active outdoor lifestyle through the Trailblazer Adventure Program.
Women's Health Research
Would you take medicine designed for someone else? Don't trust studies that ignore sex differences. Help us ensure women are included in clinical trials.
World Association for Children & Parents (WACAP)
A leading child welfare organization finding adoptive families for children living in US foster care & for orphans in other countries.
World ORT, Inc.
Empower the underprivileged to economic self-sufficiency in Africa, Latin America, Eastern Europe through innovative educational programs & training in science & technology.
World Society for the Protection of Animals
World's leading international federation for animal welfare, our vision is a world where animals matter & cruelty ends. Responding to disasters, funding sanctuaries, ending suffering.
WWII Heroes Foundation- Normandy Allies
Honoring the sacrifices & accomplishments of WWII veterans who fought tirelessly for freedom & peace. Our educational trips help ensure that will never be forgotten.
Zero - THE Project to End Prostate Cancer
Zero prostate cancer deaths, Zero prostate cancer cases & for those with prostate cancer a Zero PSA. We commit to ending the disease. Join us!
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