Zambia Top Sites for Philanthropy

    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.

    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 ONE Campaign

    An effort to rally Americans to fight the emergency of global AIDS and extreme poverty. List of member organizations, articles on their issues, ways to help, and success stories.

    International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement

    Incorporates the Geneva-based International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (the International Federation), as well as National Societies in 175 countries.

    World Vision India is a grass roots, child-focussed Christian relief and development agency, serving the poor without regard to religion, caste or gender.

    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.

    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

    PLAN International

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

    Concern Worldwide US, Inc. is an affiliate of Concern Worldwide and supports the Concern network by recruiting staff, supporting program development, creating public awareness of humanitarian issues and financially supporting programs. Concern Worldwide i

    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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

    Privacy International

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

    Heifer International

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

    Global Giving

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

    Welcome - VSO International

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

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

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

    World Hunger Notes

    An on-line magazine about world hunger and poverty in the United States published by World Hunger Education Service

    Stiftung Deutsche Welthungerhilfe

    Hat die Aufgabe, die Selbsthilfeprojekte der Deutschen Welthungerhilfe e.V. dauerhaft finanziell zu unterstützen. Konkret bedeutet das mit den Erträgen aus dem Stiftungskapital werden vor allem langfristig angelegte Maßnahmen realisiert.


    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.

    Act Blue

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

    Oxfam International

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

    American Family Association

    Includes information designed to assist with Christian living on a practical level. The AFA offers many thought provoking articles.

    Médecins du monde

    Association s'appuyant sur l'engagement de professionnels de la santé. Engagements, actions sur le terrain, actualités et urgences internationales. Paris (75).

    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.

    Cancer Research UK

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

    Grameen Foundation

    A nonprofit organization offering small loans, financial services and technology to alleviate poverty by helping people start self-sustaining businesses.

    Medecins Sans Frontieres

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