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#1 peacemf

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Posted 04 August 2014 - 18:26

I currently donate £2 a month to wwf, it was mostly because i wanted the toy :(

 

anywhoo, i want to donate to a human cause, mostly so i can feel as though I'm helping without having to put much effort.

 

So who do you guys donate too?

 

was looking at the clinton foundation, mostly because it was a "leader" spearheading everything...




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Posted 04 August 2014 - 18:31

Random Neowinians :)



#3 Earthworm Jim

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Posted 04 August 2014 - 18:39

http://www.charitynavigator.org/

 

This system where you can see how the money is allocated,

and also how much top officials involved in the charity earn.

You can also search by charity type that is personally important to you. Good luck to you!

 

 

 

Personally I prefer to give to local organizations rather then global ones.  Less money is wasted on overhead.   



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Posted 04 August 2014 - 19:07

I don't. I'm a friggin' misanthrope ahole.

 

Humble Bundle doesn't really count. I'd take part in that even if it said "for every cent you give the devil himself will punch a drunk to the moon, for fun".

Small change in supermarkets' boxes for whatever random cause doesn't either. I leave it there because euro cents are more heavy to carry around lest one's pocket be dangling along with the... shoelaces.

 

Also, teach a man to fish, et cetera.



#5 Asmodai

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Posted 04 August 2014 - 19:14

I donate to the Wounded Warrior Project.

 

http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

 

I'm not sure it's something non-U.S. citizens would like to support but as a military brat and defense contractor it hits close to home for me.



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Posted 04 August 2014 - 19:21

I donate time more than anything.  Normally helping out the community/area I live in.  Also, around holidays I donate a lot at stores where asked "would you like to donate money for so and so" when you pay.



#7 chrisj1968

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Posted 04 August 2014 - 19:25

I donate to colel chabad http://www.colelchabad.org/ under my beliefs. Gen 12:3 

 

added: Matthew 25:40  And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me