Nepal Top Sites for Philanthropy

    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.

    Mercy Corps

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

    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.

    Oxfam International

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

    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.

    Free Rice

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

    Welcome - VSO International

    VSO is the world's leading independent international development organisation that works volunteers to fight poverty.

    PLAN International

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

    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

    Junior Chamber International

    Nongovernmental organization, headquartered in St.Louis, MO, with active participation in the United Nations system and with the International Chamber of Commerce.

    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 World Food Programme

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

    The Asia Foundation

    Seeks to advance the mutual interests of the United States and the Asia-Pacific region, making grants in the areas of governance, law, and civil society; women's political participation; economic reform and development; and international relations. Guidel

    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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

    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.

    Helen Keller International

    Helps organizations and institutions in countries where the need is great. Includes resources, programs and general information.

    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

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Planet Save

    Environmental news stories, email, environment

    Act Blue

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

    The Rufford Foundation

    The Rufford Foundation is an independent grant-making trust based in the UK.

    Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

    Organisation internationale d'origine française à but d'aide médicale d'urgence. Actualités, témoignages et actions en cours. Boutique et dons en ligne. Paris (75).

    SOS Children's Villages

    Country by country description of the work of this orphan charity, with policies, video clips and photographs. Online child sponsorship.

    Institute of International Education (IIE)

    Administers the Fulbright Program and provides training and leadership development. Provides information for students, scholars, educators and professionals, with organization history and publications.

    Action contre la faim

    Section française de cette association qui intervient dans toute situation de crise, soit pendant la crise elle-même (intervention d'urgence), soit après de programmes de réhabilitation et de relance. Présentation, objectifs, domaines d'action et mis

    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.