At this time of the year, need becomes more evident than during
any other season. Most of us want to help, but we don't really
know how. The charities listed below will make your "Holiday
Giving" easy and cheerful. Merry Christmas to you all!
Simply click on an image or link to visit that
"Gifts Inspiring Change." Alternative Gifts International is a
non-profit organization that inspires support for humanitarian and
environmental causes. They offer donors the option to designate
charitable gifts through carefully selected agencies in the name of
their relatives, friends and associates.
Angel Tree is a ministry that reaches out to the children of inmates
and their families with the love of Christ. It seeks to
transform the lives of these families and to reconcile them to their
Heavenly Father and each other.
The Christmas Spirit Foundation is committed to keeping the spirit
of Christmas alive and growing memories for the next generation of
children and families. Your charitable contribution will help
needy children and families in the United States during the holiday
season and promote environmental stewardship throughout the year.
The Family Giving Tree exists to provide the exact holiday wish, or
a backpack filled with school supplies, to those children in the
most need in our communities while striving to inspire the values of
kindness, philanthropy and volunteerism.
The Holiday Project's mission is to enrich the experience of the
holidays by arranging visits to people confined to nursing homes,
hospitals and other institutions. Each year, more than three
million people spend their holidays confined to institutions, 60%
never receive visitors. The Holiday Project provides an
opportunity to make a difference in people's lives during the
Since 1980, the Make-A-Wish Foundation has enriched the lives of
children with life-threatening medical conditions through its
wish-granting work. The Foundation's mission reflects the
life-changing impact that a Make-A-Wish experience has on children,
families, referral sources, donors, sponsors and entire communities.
The Salvation Army endeavors to bring spiritual light and love to
those it serves at Christmas so that the real meaning of the season
is not forgotten.
Operation Christmas Child - Fill a shoe box with toys and gifts and
track its progress as it journeys to a child in need of healing and
Toys for Tots helps less fortunate children throughout the United
States experience the joy of Christmas while playing an active role
in the development of one of our nation’s most valuable resources –