Chrome for a Cause
. From now until December 19th, every tab you open on Chrome with this extension installed will help raise funds for five different charities (The Nature Conservancy
, Charity: Water
, Doctors Without Borders
, Un Techo para mi Pais
and Room To Read
Christmas Caped Crusader
Tis the season for heartwarming news filler, perhaps, but the video of this guy at the children's hospice makes me think he's the real deal.
When the cameras stop rolling, though, do stunts like this make people give more deeply or more often to charity?
offers detailed information on all 167,000 registered charities in England and Wales, as well as guides to giving
. And, should you wish to give Christmas gifts that make a difference, The Alternative Gift Catalogue
and Good Gifts
A Celebration of Hope
this Christmas season. How one sick child would rather help others in her time of need.
Kansas City's Secret Santa
has been handing out cash in hundred-dollar bills to needy individuals and random people during the Christmas season for the past twenty-one years
. He's completely anonymous, preferring to give joy without getting any credit. He tries to find people with specific needs and surprises them in their homes or at their jobs with the cash they need. He gives out well over ten thousand dollars every year.