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Proof of Concept: Online Charity Shopping

Thanks to the steadily increasing trend to shop online, a number of so-called 'charity shopping platforms' (also called shop-and-donate or cause-related shopping) have arisen that leverage this growing shopping behaviour by using it to generate donations for good causes. The idea is simple – but does it work? We take a closer look. Read on

Let's Support Orphans

About 20 million children, which equates to about four percent of children in India, are orphaned. Of these, only 0.3 percent of children are orphaned as a result of parental death while the and rest have been abandoned. The figure is result of a study done by SOS Children’s Village by analysing data from National Family Health Survey-3 for the year 2005-06. Read on

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Curry Without Worry

One might be hard pressed to find an immediate answer to the question “What do San Francisco and Kathmandu have in common?” San Francisco sits in a bay and is surrounded water while landlocked Kathmandu is crested by the Himalayas. Read on

EarthShare

Founded by its member charities in 1988, EarthShare is an opportunity for caring employees and workplaces to support hundreds of environmental charities through workplace giving campaigns. A workplace giving campaign is an annual, employer-sponsored program that lets employees contribute a few dollars per paycheck as their charitable donation. Read on