How can I be more consistent and organized with respect to my charitable donations? [more inside]
Philanthropy: Is anyone aware of a non-profit organization that specifically focuses on U.S evangelical or fundamentalist-christian education or extremist Islam education (even better, grade school focused) its mission recognizing that the Christianity or Islam, in its perverted form(s), e.g., creationism, intolerance, senseless violence etc, is logically, from an educated standpoint, harmful to society. E.g., A reputable NP organization in whatever form committed to advocate against fundamentalist schools that teach silliness and harm children, likely an idea tank or direct advocacy program.
How can I help the greatest number of people on the planet, by the greatest amount, per dollar? [more inside]
What's a good, trustworthy online charitable cause that I can donate to in $1 increments? [more inside]
With all the charities/organizations in the world doing wonderful things, why isn't the world getting any better? Or is the developing world better off? [more inside]
How do I choose between two equally worthy charities to receive my donation? [more inside]
Generally it seems frowned upon to allow information about the extent to which someone supports charity enter the public sphere. What is the reason for this or if that is too obvious the origin of this belief? [more inside]
out of my depth: i'm on the holiday benefit planning committee of a local philanthropy which advocates for architectural preservation, on the silent auction and raffle subcommittee. tip, suggestions, approaches for getting businesses to donate goods for the auction? tips for getting people to bid? when you go to charity gigs, what do you like to see? [more inside]