If you were to sponsor a child in the 3rd world, what could you send to brighten their day? [more inside]
Suppose I wanted my charity donations above the median but nothing fancy. Family and friends are no help as we never talk money. How should I calculate the budget line item?
My non-profit needs a better method of tracking our donors, what database programs are out there for us? [more inside]
How can I efficiently deploy dozens of computers (all different makes and models) with Windows XP and Office 2003? [more inside]
What are some ways a 5-year old can make the world a better place? [more inside]
AlbumFilter: I've asked this to guys at used music stores and just got a duh. What is that album my ex got? Can I still get it? [more inside]
We have a small 501c3 charity and someone is offended at our name because they worry it's too close to theirs and wants us to change it. Help us find an alternative. Any and all suggestions welcome. (Story inside) [more inside]
My daughter wants to go on a trip with her mother's church. I'm upset that they're raising money to take the trip. Should I just let go? [more inside]
How to find someone who wants our returnable bottles? [more inside]
The cleaning out of my closet (finally) has resulted in two garbage bags full of clothes. Now what should I do with them? I'm in NYC. [more inside]
CharityFilter: I'm helping a friend get funding to start an orphanage in China, and I'm looking for organizations, nonprofits, and/or foundations that fund charitable activities (specifically healthcare-related efforts)... [more inside]
In greater Vancouver, is there a charity that takes donations of used educational equipment for re-use in developing countries? [more inside]
What can you tell me about organizations that support women's rights? I would like to donate some money. [more inside]
Help me promote an environmentally conscious, socially responsible small business. [more inside]
What's the best way to use money to support marriage equality in the US? [more inside]
What are some good causes I can donate to through the Amazon Associates program? [more inside]
Can airline miles be gifted to a charity cause or person? [more inside]
How heavy a role does religion play in the work of World Vision? [more inside]
How do you justify how much to spend on yourself when there are so many out there without? And, how much should you give to charity? [more inside]
A friend recently found out she owns a nativity set painted by a local priest who has been convicted of child molestation. As a victim of abuse herself, she wants it out of the house but would prefer to somehow sell it and donate the proceeds to a relevant advocacy group. Is this reasonable or should she just smash it up and toss it? [more inside]
What are some good organizations from which to adopt an endangered animal? [more inside]
What's the word for when someone tries to make themselves look charitable, or altruistic, but they are clearly acting out of other interests? [more inside]
I've got $20,000 coming to me, and this may possibly be a bad thing. Mature Bonds vs. Charity filter... [more inside]
Is there a charity that directly funds abortions (and the travel expenses involved for women who have to travel a long way to a clinic) for women who can't afford them? And if not, what are some of the legal issues to consider if starting such a charity?
Charity Gift: 16-year-old girl wants a silver wristwatch. Price range is about $35. No other information available about the girl; anonymous gift from tree at work. What hip watches meet these criteria?
What's an all-purpose gift for around $100? [more inside]
I'm ashamed: I bought a house, my child goes to a daycare that costs several hundred dollars a month, and I have all that I need. I also have been lax in giving to charity. I'd like to, but my wife sometimes is resistant, saying some version of the old saw that charity begins at home. I want some independent assessment for how much we should give. I've identified a number of charities I want to give to. But how much? Should it be a percentage of my salary?
help me find a charity to help the working poor. [more inside]
How can I promote a small CD release on the extremely cheap? [more inside]
How do I convince a prospective employer that I really do want the job... [more inside]
Does John Frusciante or the Red Hot Chili Peppers have a charity organization to help battered women? (more inside) [more inside]
Is there a way to donate money to charity without ending up on junk mail lists?
I have decided that the career path I want to follow is in private foundations and/or charities. What steps should I take? [more inside]
Where can I find the Audited Financial Reports for a bunch of nonprofits? [more inside]
How many camels is my girlfriend worth? [more inside]
Do begging classifieds in magazines like Private Eye work? [more inside]
Isn't there something blantantly wrong with a company that you pretty much enjoy working for, pressures you to donate to a specific charity?
Pressured into charity by my employer, isn't there something wrong with this? [more inside]
My campus has a pile of (maybe 40) dual 1GHz G4 PowerMacs that have reached their "end-of-life". Usually we ship them off to a recycler, but that seems like a sin for what are perfectly good systems. What should be do with them? There's a little bit ... [more inside]
How can I book those fundraiser pedal-cars that seat dozens of people at a time, in Vancouver? [more inside]
How do I go about getting corporate sponsors for a trek down the Murray River (Australia) in order to raise money for a charity? I'm doing it for a legitimate charity, so how do I get companies to donate? I've never done anything like this before, so all help is appreciated. [more inside]
I need an ultra-high quality stethoscope that can endure the rigors of third-world country medical usage. [more inside]
Which charities are currently doing humanitarian aid work in the Lebanon and Gaza, and which charities are most likely to be involved in the inevitable re-building program?
Help me come up with a witty name for a fundraising night for a friend's Herceptin (Trastuzumab) treatments. [more inside]
What is the charity you can "buy" an animal or seeds for a 3rd world family to help them become self sufficient? I'd like to get my kids involved this year.
Are there charities in Portland, OR that will come pick stuff up? [more inside]
I'm looking for two kinds of charity groups: One that helps the children of soldiers killed in Iraq, and one that helps children in Iraq who have lost parents. Any know vetted organizations that fit this bill?
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]
Where can I make a charitable donation that will provide me with cool benefits? [more inside]
Giving celphones to charity in Montréal? I've heard of women's shelters accepting and/or refurbishing celphones so that battered wives can call for help. [more inside]