Trinidad And Tobago Top Sites for Philanthropy

    Cancer Research UK

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

    cancerresearchuk.org

    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

    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.

    wfp.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

    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.

    iie.org

    Planet Save

    Environmental news stories, email, environment

    planetsave.com

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

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

    bbbs.org

    Food for the Poor, Inc.

    A faith-based, Christian organization that works within Latin America and the Caribbean and raises funds, purchases requested relief materials, and then distributes them through established churches charity organizations that operate in areas of need.

    foodforthepoor.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

    Energize Inc.

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

    energizeinc.com

    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

    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

    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

    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

    VolunteerMatch

    VolunteerMatch is a leader in the nonprofit world dedicated to helping everyone find a great place to volunteer. The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer and business leaders committed to civic en

    volunteermatch.org

    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.

    psi.org

    Macmillan Cancer Support

    Information and support from this UK organization which addresses many of the types of tumors. Includes access to online booklets and other resources.

    macmillan.org.uk

    Fordfoundation

    Working with visionaries on the frontlines of social change worldwide

    fordfoundation.org

    TheNonProfits.com

    Click to donate for free to over 70 charities and good causes.

    thenonprofits.com

    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

    actionaid.org

    Make-A-Wish Foundation

    Grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. Provides wish testimonials, eligibility requirements, volunteering opportunities, fundraising, history, and links.

    wish.org

    Samaritan's Purse

    International Christian relief and evangelism organization provides spiritual and physical aid to victims of war, poverty, natural disaster, and disease.

    samaritanspurse.org

    Act Blue

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

    actblue.com

    Ford Foundation

    The foundation's goals are to strengthen democratic values, reduce poverty and injustice, promote international cooperation and advance human achievement . The foundation works mainly by making grants or loans that build knowledge and strengthen organizat

    fordfound.org

    United Planet

    An international non-profit with members and programs in over 100 countries.

    unitedplanet.org

    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

    Environmental Defense

    Links science, economics, and law to create innovative, equitable, and cost-effective solutions to the most urgent environmental problems. Provides information, news and resources on many environmental issues.

    edf.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

    ActionAid

    Child and community development charity based in the UK to help world's poorest people.

    actionaid.org.uk

    Privacy International

    Human rights "watchdog" organization focused on privacy intrusions by government and businesses. Site has lots of privacy issue articles.

    privacyinternational.org

    Do Something

    DoSomething.org 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

    dosomething.org