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    Child Welfare Charities

    Highly rated charities dedicated to improving the well-being and quality of life for children in need.

    Charity Navigator’s Child Welfare List is an expertly-curated set of highly-rated charities focused on advocating children's rights and promoting a brighter future for children in need. In America, a child is abused or neglected every 47 seconds. These charities work tirelessly to address the issues of abuse and neglect along with poverty and lack of education and healthcare for children.


    Click on the name of each organization to learn more about their mission, programs, and services and consider making a donation via the Giving Basket.


    List of Best Child Welfare Charities

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