10 Charities to Consider Donating To

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Looking to do some good in the world but not sure where to begin? Worried about where your money will go? Fortunately, there are plenty of charities out there that have a proven record of making a difference. What’s more, plenty of these causes do so much unambiguous good that they’re likely to appeal to nearly anyone.

Charity Watch rates all of these organizations with an A+. To qualify for that grade, each one spends 75 percent or more of their budget on programs rather than overhead and $25 or less for every $100 they raise. They also demonstrate transparency with their programs, avoid holding excessive amounts of money in reserve and meets other important benchmarks. If you’re looking for effective charities dedicated to causes you can believe in, these organizations are certainly worthy of consideration.