Want to help but don’t know where to start? Check out the lists of organizations below that need volunteers, money and other donations.
The charities vary in their mission, from Operation Smile — an organization dedicated to helping fund reconstructive surgery in children to The American Red Cross — dedicated to sending supplies and relief effort to areas like Haiti.
You may not know it, but there are simple ways you can help people around the globe in a big way by working with a global charity. Hold a fundraiser at your school or increase awareness by becoming an advocate — every little bit helps!
Global Charity Finder
From hurricane victims here at home, to children in need of reconstructive surgery, organizations like Operation Smile can show you how make a difference.
KONY 2012 and Uganda
A video about the Ugandan guerrilla leader has gone viral.
One teen hosts a fashion show to raise money for kids who need surgery for a cleft palate.
End Global Hunger, Heifer
Heifer International is a global nonprofit with the goal of ending poverty and hunger in a sustainable fashion.
After hearing about the catastrophic consequences of natural disasters, find ways to help those in need..