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In times of crisis and disaster, communities across the world turn inward to embrace those they love and support, while extending their kindness and generosity to those affected. This generosity turns into billions of volunteer hours, trillions of dollars in donations, and hundreds of millions of tons of donated supplies. 

When disaster strikes a community -- whether it be by natural or man-made causes -- Charity Navigator provides lists of highly-rated organizations working to help those affected in whatever way they can. These organizations are extraordinarily effective at what they do, giving you the chance to support a cause where your dollar donated (or your hour volunteered) will go furthest.

Cyclone Amphan Cyclone Amphan
In May 2020, Cyclone Amphan was a powerful and deadly tropical cyclone that caused widespread damage over East India and Bangladesh. Thousands have been displaced from their homes, with
COVID-19 Top Nonprofits COVID-19 Top Nonprofits
Support these highly-rated charities working to provide relief and recovery to communities impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19).
LGBTQ+ Pride Month LGBTQ+ Pride Month
In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, this list highlights charities working hard to eliminate discrimination, promote equality, provide access to education, healthcare, and more for the LGBT community.
Immigration and Refugees Immigration and Refugees
See which 3 and 4-star charities are focused on issues pertaining to immigration and refugees.
Protecting the Environment Protecting the Environment
Support environmental protection and conservation with these highly-rated organizations.
Civil Rights Civil Rights
Charities who defend civil rights, protect legal rights, and promote tolerance and understanding among racial, ethnic, and cultural groups.
Charities with Bold Solutions: MacArthur Foundation 100&Change Grant Competition Charities with Bold Solutions: MacArthur Foundation 100&Change Grant Competition
The MacArthur Foundation will award a $100 million grant to a single proposal designed to help solve a critical problem affecting people, places, or the planet.

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