Kenya Top Sites for Philanthropy

    United Nations World Food Programme

    News and information about operations, policies, publications, appeals and how to help. Includes special reports, questions and answers and video.

    ActionAid International

    Global anti-poverty agency, working with world's poorest people in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Based in South Africa. Currently running international HungerFREE campaign

    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.

    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).

    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.

    Action Against Hunger - USA

    An international organization that delivers emergency aid and to people suffering from natural disasters or man-made crises. Includes information on hunger, stories from the field, donation information, and how to get involved.

    Mercy Corps

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

    Medecins Sans Frontieres

    An international medical and humanitarian aid organization. News, links to country sites, feature articles. (Also known as Doctors without Borders.)

    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.

    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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

    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 International

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

    PLAN International

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

    Global Giving

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

    Cancer Research UK

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


    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

    United Nations Volunteers Online Volunteering Service

    Worldwide online volunteering opportunities of United Nations Volunteers. Volunteers can find online volunteer assignments. Non profits in developing countries looking for online volunteers can post assignments here.

    Save the Children

    An international children's charity based in the UK which supports both emergency and long-term relief and development projects. Site offers information about areas of activity, giving, events, and current projects.

    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. is the Web site for CGAP, an independent policy and research center dedicated to advancing financial access for the world's poor.
    If you have a suggestion for the site please contact us directly to [email protected]


    Founded in 1945, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. Our mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world. Drawing strength from our global diversity, resources and experience, we promot

    Population Services International

    Nonprofit organization which seeks to increase the availability of health and population control products/services in low-income areas of the world.

    ChildFund International

    Dedicated to providing long-term care to needy children worldwide by offering information on child sponsorship and poverty reduction, action alerts, and online donation options.


    Working with visionaries on the frontlines of social change worldwide

    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.


    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

    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.

    Compassion International

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


    Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development is an international non-governmental organisation working in 16 countries with a regional approach to crisis situations.


    Nonprofit co-op promoting market liberalization by building international cooperative partnerships and encouraging the sound management of natural resources. Includes a member directory, regional farm co-op resources, and information on volunteering.

    Global Fund For Children

    Funds small grassroots organizations that improve education for children who would otherwise be left behind, focusing on schools, child labor, prostitution and the distinctive needs of boys. Lists grantees, profiles key projects, and provides grantmaking

    Heifer International

    A non-profit organization whose goal is to help end world hunger and poverty through self-reliance and sustainability.

    Free The Children

    An international network of children helping children through education and development programs in many countries. Describes its programs, news releases, publications and accomplishments.