The word charity is a noun. Charity means (1) an activity or gift that benefits the public at large, (2) a kindly and lenient attitude toward people, (3) an institution set up to provide help to the needy, (4) a foundation created to promote the public good (not for assistance to any particular individuals), (5) pinnate-leaved European perennial having bright blue or white flowers.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word charity.
The purpose of this website is to bring together donors, volunteers, and charities online to accomplish good. Users can donate to more than 1 million charities and search from more than 36,000 volunteer opportunities. Network for Good was founded in 2001 and is located in Bethesda, Maryland. Users can search by charity name, type of charity, or by state.
Directgov, launched in 2004, provides public service information and access to public service sectors. The website contains a guide to the government including the monarchy, directories for contacts for public service organizations, charity and volunteer groups, health and well-being, calculators for determining the cost of raising a child, and much more.
Guidestar's mission is to provide information about non-profits so that users can find out about individual organizations to help in making philanthropic decisions. There are 1.5 million organizations in the database, and around 212,000 subscribers to the GuideStar newsletter. GuideStar also provides research analysis such as a Charity Check, Grant Explorer, Analyst Reports, and much more.
The following articles provide recent charity-related news.