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A national donor-advised fund whose mission is to increase charitable giving in the United States by offering ways to give, useful information and guidance.

Helps individuals setup a donor-advised fund and choose which charities will benefit. Includes fee structure, program overview, benefits, giving options, brochures, and contact information.

Association of nonprofit professionals and private donors. Features organization profile, history, email newsletter, the magazine "Philanthropy", online store, and meetings information.

Committed to making organized philanthropy more responsive to socially, economically and politically disenfranchised people. Features publications, current projects, and membership information.

Follows trends in international, multicultural and women's philanthropy, features electronic conference information, research tools, programs, and publications.

News source for charity leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and others involved in philanthropic enterprises.

Promotes research and education in the philanthropy, civil society and nonprofit sectors. Includes membership information, affinity groups, conferences, and publications.

Exists to help build charitable endowments through life-insurance policies. Includes various plans, FAQs, glossary, example transactions, and contact information.

Connects people with charities and causes. Provides a searchable nonprofit database, ways to give, donor info, inspiring stories and quotes, newsletter, and nonprofit resources.

An organization that helps wealthy people learn to use their resources to create a better world. Features a quarterly journal, membership information, events, discussions, coaching groups, and an online store.

Encourages families and individuals to create and sustain philanthropic family foundations. Offers programs, publications, articles, resource links, a newsletter, calendar of events, and a FAQ.

Helps people create donor-advised funds to support charities, while maximizing tax deductions and eliminating paperwork. Features mission statement, guides, and philanthropic resources.

Philanthropic portal aids in finding charitable opportunities online. Provides information on research foundations and non-profits, volunteer projects, research on social issues, and resources.

A global resource for non-profit and philanthropy professionals. It is free of charge and features several e-mail newsletters.

Offers a variety of programs for young people with wealth to explore how their financial resources relate to social justice and provide tools for them to take action. Also offers forums to promote cross class and intergenerational dialogues about money, class, and philanthropy.

A national (USA) donor-advised fund.

Offers two charitable giving programs - a donor-advised fund, and a Pooled Income Fund providing immediate tax benefits and the flexibility to support any IRS-qualified U.S. public charity.

Provides donors the opportunity to simplify their charitable giving and maximize tax savings through the use of donor-advised funds.

Offers articles on research and conversation.

Uses the web to help people get more involved in philanthropy in the U.S. Features nonprofit resources, online donation forms, volunteer opportunities, and crisis relief news.

Offering the sale of jewelry, gifts, holiday items and flowers in order to fund mammograms.

A nonprofit organization that raises funds to support awareness programs and services for those living with AIDS. Offering bracelets, available in a variety of styles that include jelly and stainless steal.

Offers medical alert bracelets and charms, breast cancer awareness products, and jewelry for supporting our troops. Profits are donated to education and awareness. Includes news and event information.

Connects donors with community-based projects which need support, searchable location or project focus. Offers a gift card option.

Coordinates the collection and distribution of toys and other items for Iraqi children.

A foundation providing special gifts of consumer electronics to children hospitalized with life-threatening diseases.

Boxes filled with toys are given to chronically-ill children to provide a special diversion as they receive chemotherapy or dialysis treatments. [Pennsylvania]

Features different children each month who have chronic or life-threatening illnesses and asks visitors to send cards/gifts to cheer them up.

Nonprofit offers unique programs for critically ill children and families, including retreat housing, Hands On Adventures, and pain and distraction therapy.

Non-denominational, not-for-profit organization providing numerous free programs and services to children with cancer, AIDS, and other life-threatening illnesses.