At Charity Navigator, we know Americans are incredibly generous, especially when a crisis occurs. For example, after the September 11 terrorist attacks Americans donated over $2 billion and when the tsunami crashed ashore in
When natural disasters strike and new societal concerns emerge, Charity Navigator will use this portion of our site to spotlight charities dealing with these issues to help you give generously and with confidence.
|Tennessee Wildfires: How to Help
Find out how you can help the victims of the recent fires in Tennessee.
|Sharing Your Bounty: Providing Holiday Meals to the Less Fortunate
If the holidays have inspired you to help the less fortunate, then review our tips on how to identify a well-run charity that provides holiday meals.
|Holiday Giving Guide
If you choose to participate in the year-end charitable giving season, then we encourage you to take the time to ensure that your donations are doing the most good for the causes you care about. To assist you in conducting your due diligence, we've created this Holiday Giving Guide.
On October 4, 2016, Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti as a category 4. Find out which charities are responding.
|Support Veterans and Active Duty Servicemembers
If you are passionate about helping veterans, injured military personnel and their families, then consult our list of military-related charities before you write a check.
During the summer and fall of 2016, several powerful earthquakes struck Italy. Find out which charities are responding and get tips for giving in times of crisis.
|Charities Working to Prevent and Cure Breast Cancer
There are 1,000s of charities competing for donations to continue their efforts to promote awareness and to cure breast cancer. How is a donor supposed to distinguish between them all?
|Support Women and Girls
A collection of top-rated charities working to promote women's equality and advancement through education, leadership, advocacy, research, and the provision of social services.
Find out which charities are providing humanitarian aid to the ever-increasing number of Syrians affected by the civil war.
|Celebrities Put Star-Power to Good Use
Find out what Angelina Jolie, Bono, Michael J. Fox, George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton have in common besides being famous.