Barbados Top Sites for Philanthropy

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

    Youth mentoring organization founded in 1904. History, success stories and news, volunteer information, and sponsorship/shopping opportunities provided.

    PLAN International

    A child-focused, non-profit development organization aiding deprived children in developing countries.

    Mercy Corps

    Focuses on disaster response, sustainable economic development, health services, and emergency and natural disaster relief.

    Cancer Research UK

    Some information about cancer. A UK Charity primarily concerned with raising money to fund research.

    Plan Canada

    Founded in 1937 as Foster Parents Plan, Plan is one of the world’s oldest and largest international development agencies, working in partnership with millions of people around the world to end global poverty. Not for profit, independent and inclusive of

    Smile Train

    An international charity that provides surgery to those in need, as well as providing training to doctors in the region. Includes news, photograph gallery, and project details.

    UK Committee For UNICEF

    Seeks to change attitudes and generate support for children's rights through campaigns in the UK and other countries.

    World Vision Australia

    Includes updates on appeals for donations and money raising events to help people affected by disaster, conflict and disease.


    A non-profit organization offering free, easy-to-create web sites to help connect friends and family for support during a health crisis or recovery.

    International Committee of the Red Cross - ICRC

    Organization whose humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance. (In English, French and Spanish).


    Working with visionaries on the frontlines of social change worldwide

    Feed The Children

    International non-profit Christian organization providing food, clothing, educational supplies, medical equipment and other necessities to needy individuals.


    Many children with Type 1 diabetes grow up feeling isolated and out of place amongst their peers because of the daily health challenges they face -- something non-diabetic children can't understand. Camp Angels offers these children a crucial social suppo

    Planet Save

    Environmental news stories, email, environment

    Energize Inc.

    Provides resources for directors of volunteers. Hot topics, bookstore, library, referral network, and job exchange.

    Act Blue

    A PAC allowing individuals and groups to channel their progressive dollars to candidates and movements of their choosing.

    Compassion International

    Child sponsorship ministry, includes children's stories, world news, how to contribute, history and involvement, and sponsor a child.

    US Fund for UNICEF

    Works for the survival, protection, and development of all children worldwide through education, advocacy, and fundraising.

    Amnesty International

    Protecting human rights worldwide, AI focuses on the release of prisoners of conscience, fair and prompt trials for all political prisoners and the abolition of the death penalty, torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment.


    National photo listing service for children awaiting adoption across the United States.

    Do Something is the country’s largest not-for-profit for young people and social change. We have 2.9 million members (and counting!) who kick ass on causes they care about. Bullying. Animal cruelty. Homelessness. Cancer. The list goes on. DoSomething

    American Counseling Association

    The ACA promotes the counseling profession through work in advocacy, research and professional standards. The site has general information and on-line skill expansion courses.

    Engineers Without Borders USA

    National organization. Provides an overview of chapters, project information, volunteering opportunities, events, and news.