Good Giving - Microphilanthropy Platforms

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MicroGiving is a crowd funding website that lets you raise money online to fund a project, cause or entrepreneurial idea and give a percent of what you raise directly to a charity, cause, individual or family in need. MicroGiving makes it possible...
Citizen Effect is driven by the idea that anyone can make a real and significant impact in the world. It is the mission of Citizen Effect to provide everyday citizens the tools and networks they need to work directly with communities in need around...
Crowdrise is an innovative, crowd-sourcing community of volunteers and fundraisers that are answering the call to service, online fundraising for charity, and having the most fun in the world while doing it. Charities can use Crowdrise to raise...
The One Percent Foundation (OPF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing persistent global challenges by building a broad-based movement for next generation philanthropy. We educate, organize and mobilize our peers – young adults in...
GlobalGiving connects you to the causes and countries you care about. You select projects you want to support, make a tax-deductible contribution, and get regular progress updates - so you can see how your gift is making a difference.
Created in 2009 in Boston, the Foundation distributes a series of monthly $1,000 grants to projects and their creators. The money is given upfront to groups of ten or so self-organizing “micro-trustees,” who form autonomous chapters around...
The Generation Project has three goals: Generate ideas to benefit low-income K-12 students; Generate new philanthropists by actively involving donors in the giving process; and Empower the next Generation by harnessing the ingenuity of individuals...
You know those daily deal sites? We're another one of those. But instead of selling something, we're sharing the story of a new 501(c)3 nonprofit every day. And if you'd like, you can give them $1. We're trying to make doing good a habit.
"Rec.fm — a website and Facebook application based in Silicon Valley — has a mission to create, find and share your trusted recommendations for quality products. You recommend. People click or buy. Charities benefit. Half of Rec.fm’s site earnings...
Offering gifts that change the world. Browse causes to find gifts that make a difference, or search for your favorite nonprofit to make a donation. You can share these gifts with your friends and family, or use them for your own nonprofit giving.