Costa Rica Top Sites for Philanthropy

    GreaterGood

    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

    greatergood.com

    Act Blue

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

    actblue.com

    Free Rice

    Gives quiz questions where every correct answer donates 20 grains of rice through the UN World Food Program to help end hunger.

    freerice.com

    Association humanitaire Humanium

    Association humanitaire d'aide au développement durable et de parrainage d'enfant. Projets humanitaires en Inde. Approche globale avec des programmes en éducation, santé, microfinance, droits humains, environnement, citoyenneté et paix. Allemagne, Fra

    humanium.org

    Global Giving

    Connects donors with community-based projects which need support, searchable location or project focus. Offers a gift card option.

    globalgiving.org

    Rincón solidario

    Un grupo de jóvenes voluntarios ayudan a las ONG's a construir su sitio en Internet.

    rinconsolidario.org

    World Vision International

    Christian relief and development organization assisting 70 million people each year in its quest to end poverty, fight hunger and transform lives.

    wvi.org

    Cruz Roja Española

    Institución humanitaria de carácter voluntario y de interés público, que desarrolla su actividad bajo la protección del Estado Español ejercida a través del Consejo de Protección.

    cruzroja.es

    The Rainforest Alliance

    An international nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of tropical forests. Their mission is to develop and promote economically viable and socially desirable alternatives to rainforest destruction through education, research and cooperativ

    rainforest-alliance.org

    Oxfam International

    A group of non-governmental organizations from three continents working worldwide to fight poverty and injustice.

    oxfam.org

    Unicef - Comité Español

    Agencia de Naciones Unidas que tiene como objetivo garantizar el cumplimiento de los derechos de los niños.

    unicef.es

    Cancer Research UK

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

    cancerresearchuk.org

    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.

    amnesty.org

    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).

    icrc.org

    Survival pels pobles indígenes

    Organització mundial de suport als pobles indígenes. Dfensa el seu dret a decidir el propi futur. Actes i notícies.

    survival.es

    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

    Grant-making foundation supports initiatives in education, world health and population, and community giving in the Pacific Northwest.

    gatesfoundation.org

    CaringBridge

    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.

    caringbridge.org

    Bayer Foundations - Homepage

    Social involvement through the Bayer foundations: Bayer Foundations for the Promotion of Science, Education and Social Activities

    bayer-foundations.com

    Oxfam Great Britain

    A development, relief, and campaigning organisation that works to find lasting solutions to poverty and suffering around the world. Works with poor communities, local partners, volunteers, and supporters to help poor people to help themselves.

    oxfam.org.uk

    UniversalGiving

    UniversalGiving™ is a web-based marketplace that helps people give and volunteer with the top-performing, vetted organizations all over the world. All projects are vetted through UniversalGiving's trademarked, proprietary Quality Model.™ 100% of each

    universalgiving.org

    United Nations Volunteers

    The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that supports human development globally by promoting volunteerism and by mobilizing volunteers.

    unv.org

    International Planned Parenthood Federation Whr

    we are a network of 40 sexual and reproductive health organizations across north america, latin america, and the caribbean. our member associations provide 19.4 million services each year. these rang

    ippfwhr.org

    X Prize Foundation

    Provides comprehensive updated facts on prize rules, activities, photos, merchandising and educational support of an association offering ten million US dollars to the builders of the first private space passenger craft.

    xprize.org

    Children International

    Children in Latin America and Asia. Information about the organization and project countries, photos and descriptions of children available to sponsor.

    children.org

    The Water Project

    The Water Project, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that's bringing relief to communities around the world who suffer needlessly from a lack of access to clean, safe water.

    thewaterproject.org

    Médicos Sin Fronteras

    Organización privada, independiente, apolítica y aconfesional de ayuda humanitaria con más de 28 años de experiencia. Ofrece ayuda sanitaria a todos los países que lo necesiten.

    msf.es

    Volunteering Solutions

    Provides information about volunteer opportunities with partner organizations in countries across Asia, Africa and Latin/South America.

    volunteeringsolutions.com

    The Pew Charitable Trusts

    Works in the areas of developing policy solutions, informing the public, and supporting civic life. Provides detailed funding guidelines, as well as results of research, selected news items, and career opportunities.

    pewtrusts.org

    Habitat for Humanity International

    A non-profit organization with world wide affiliates. Helping make simple, decent and affordable housing a reality. Programs, events, house application, build locations, volunteer and donation information.

    habitat.org

    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.

    counseling.org

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

    Private grantmaking foundation focused on human and community development, global security and sustainability, along with its general and fellowship programs. Information on announcements, speeches, grants, jobs, links and contacts.

    macfound.org

    Oxfam -Deutschland e.V.

    Unter diesem Namen haben sich in Deutschland und weltweit Menschen zu einer unabhängigen Hilfsorganisation zusammengeschlossen. Menschen, die daran glauben, dass Armut und Elend vermeidbar sind und überwunden werden können.

    oxfam.de

    Fordfoundation

    Working with visionaries on the frontlines of social change worldwide

    fordfoundation.org