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.
Families with children saved in the Mediterranean by the German charity Sea-Watch were given permission to land in Italy Friday, despite the interior minister's "closed ports" policy.
The Local. Saturday, 18 May 2019 09:44:34 +0200.
As the gun rights group lavished pay and perks on its leaders and partners, fueling infighting, it increasingly relied on its own charity for funds. Tax experts have questions.
Danny Hakim. New York Times. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 15:36:57 GMT.
Homemade cookies, colourful handicrafts and an arcade claw machine were among the attractions at the annual Singapore Press Holdings (SPH ) Charity Carnival yesterday.
Straits Times. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Pledge 1% believes that all companies have the capacity to give; it just takes the knowledge and flexibility to decide what way best suits a company's values, culture, business goals and stage of development. ...
By Timothy J. Mcclimon, Contributor. Forbes. Monday, 13 May 2019 08:37:00 -0400.
Russian President Vladimir Putin was mostly unchecked while scoring eight goals in his annual exhibition game. The only thing that didn't go well for Putin was his lap of honour.
CBC News. Friday, 10 May 2019 20:35:00 EDT.
A former soldier who fell into a life of crime after leaving the army has praised the efforts of a Lancashire recycling plant and charity for effectively saving his life and helping him turn things around.
Sky News. Friday, 10 May 2019 15:35:00 +0100.
Interior Minister Matteo Salvini let a charity boat carrying 30 rescued migrants dock at an Italian port on Friday, but said the vessel would be impounded and not let out to sea again.
Reuters. Friday, 10 May 2019 09:55:15 -0400.
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