Hundreds of thousands of individuals create registered accounts to stay up-to-date on their charities of choice, find new causes to support, and manage (or even give for the first time) their donations. When you become a registered user, you are able to compare charities and view previous ratings that the charity has received. You’re also able to track charities through your account. The number next to their name is the number of accounts following the charity.
Transparent Hands was founded in 2014 with the vision to make health care accessible to deserving patients who can’t afford their treatments. The organization provides free surgical and medical care to economically disadvantaged patients. Since 2014, Transparent Hands has made a difference in the lives of over 40,000 patients. The organization also holds medical camps in remote areas of the country to offer basic medical care free of cost. It is one of few charities that provides cochlear implant surgeries to the underprivileged.
We operate with complete transparency and provide information about each case on our website. Donors can select the patients that they deem fit for their donations. The website has classified cases based on urgency, types of surgery or procedure, and Zakat eligibility to help donors in the process. Right now, there’s a long list of patients awaiting life-saving surgeries. You can donate online from the comfort of your home.
American Red Cross
Since its founding in 1881 by visionary leader Clara Barton, the American Red Cross has been the nation’s premier emergency response organization. Bring shelter, food, and comfort to those affected by disasters, large and small. Also, collect lifesaving donated blood and supply it to patients in need and provide support to our men and women on military bases around the world, and to the families, they leave behind. We train communities in CPR, first aid, and other skills that save lives. And we assist our neighbours abroad with critical disaster response, preparedness, and disease prevention efforts. We are able to do all this by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
American Red Cross is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1938, and donations are tax-deductible.
ALSAC – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
ALSAC (American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities) was founded in 1957 and exists for the sole purpose of raising funds to support the operating and maintenance of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to find cures for children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. It is supported primarily by donations raised by ALSAC. Research efforts are directed at understanding the molecular, genetic, and chemical bases of catastrophic diseases in children; identifying cures for such diseases, and promoting their prevention. Research is focused specifically on cancers, some acquired and inherited immunodeficiencies, sickle cell disease, infectious diseases, and genetic disorders.
ALSAC – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1980, and donations are tax-deductible.
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy is a leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. Since our founding in 1951, we have protected more than 119 million acres of land and 5,000 miles of rivers worldwide – and we operate more than 100 marine conservation projects globally. More than one million members. Work in all 50 states and more than 30 countries – protecting habitats from grasslands to coral reefs, from Australia to Alaska to Zambia, and address threats to conservation involving climate change, fire, fresh water, forests, invasive species, and marine ecosystems. We use a science-based approach, aided by our more than 500 staff scientists, and we pursue non-confrontational, pragmatic solutions to conservation challenges.
The Nature Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1954, and deductibility of donations depends on various factors.
Natural Resources Defense Council
The Natural Resources Defense Council’s (NRDC) purpose is to safeguard the Earth: its people, its plants and animals and the natural systems on which all life depends. Work to restore the integrity of the elements that sustain life – air, land, and water – and to defend endangered natural places. We seek to establish sustainability and good stewardship of the Earth as central ethical imperatives of human society. NRDC affirms the integral place of human beings in the environment. We strive to protect nature in ways that advance the long-term welfare of present and future generations. We work to foster the fundamental right of all people to have a voice in decisions that affect their environment.
Natural Resources Defense Council is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1970, and donations are tax-deductible.
Over eight decades, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has built an unprecedented global support system for the world’s children. This organization relentlessly works day in and day out to deliver the essentials that give every child an equitable chance in life: health care and immunizations, safe water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA advances the global mission of UNICEF by rallying the American public to support the world’s most vulnerable children.
UNICEF USA is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1949, and donations are tax-deductible.
Save the Children
Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. Since our founding over 100 years ago, we’ve changed the lives of over 1 billion children. We work every day to give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. When crisis strikes, and children are most vulnerable, we are always among the first to respond and the last to leave. Also ensure children’s unique needs are met and their voices are heard. We deliver lasting results for millions of children, including those hardest to reach. We do whatever it takes for children. Every day and in times of crisis – transforming their lives and the future we share.
Save the Children is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1964, and donations are tax-deductible.