Philanthropy and Nonprofits
The world of philanthropy and volunteering is made up of millions of people such as yourself, and ... read more »
Community volunteering doesn't have to mean your own community. Hordes of people young and ... read more »
The sites featured in this section have stepped in to help you ensure that your charity and philanthropy are being properly used. If you want a list of respected foundations, want to confirm that a certain nonprofit is on the up-and-up, or want a closer look into the finances of your favorite charities, these online watchdogs will give you the goods.
- There are thousands of charities and these watchdog sites have limited resources. Just because an organization doesn't appear on their list doesn't necessarily mean it isn't trustworthy. Try searching for articles about your charity for alternative verification.
- Some of these sites might have higher (or lower) standards than you think necessary for charitable organizations, so take a look at how a site evaluates charities before you trust its judgment on a particular one.
As philanthropy and nonprofits grow both as an educational discipline and a field of study, the ... read more »
If you're already in the world of nonprofit or philanthropy, the Web has enormous resources that ... read more »
If your altruistic interests are of a more academic or professional bent, many opportunities for a ... read more »