3 Ways Moms Are Finding New Ways to Deal with Deadly Hunger

A nutritious diet, essential to a strong start in life, is a universal priority for mothers around the globe. Yet, access to all the elements that build nutrition in young children – healthy, diverse diets; clean water; good hygiene practices, and more – is anything but universal. After years of decline, global hunger is now on…

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Constituent Feedback: The Key to Impact Reporting?

Charity Navigator is dedicated to making impactful philanthropy easier for all. To that end, we are undertaking new initiatives that will allow donors to better understand the impact of their donations or charitable investments. There are many ways to define “impact” and even more ways to assess it. One potentially important measure of program results…

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What the World Needs Now…

Today’s world of philanthropy is ever-changing in positive ways.  We can be encouraged as a society by the growth we are witnessing of social enterprise within the nonprofit sector. Given the growth of this sector, coupled with the billions of dollars in potential donations, Charity Navigator is constantly seeking to advance our mission of making…

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7 Easy Ways for Teens to Give Back

Our friend, Craig Kielburger, the co-founder of WE Charity shares a few easy ways teens can get involved through his organization or a local charity that meets their interests. The Dalai Lama once observed: “The greatest threat to our world is [that] we're raising a generation of passive bystanders.” WE is helping ensure that won’t…

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3 Easy Ways to #LoveACharity

Whether you have a special someone in your life or not, don’t forget to spread some charitable love this Valentine's Day!Check out our Top 3 Ways to #LoveACharity this Valentine’s Day.Read more »

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7 Highly-Rated Cancer Research Charities

World Cancer Day, observed on February 4, empowers people across the world to show support, raise our voices, and take action against a disease that affects millions of people each year. You can take a stand against cancer today by supporting one of these highly-rated cancer research organizations.Read more »

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3 Ways to Help Federal Workers Today

More than 800,000 federal employees are not able to work or being asked to work without pay as the partial government shutdown, now the longest in American history, stretches on. Many of these employees and their families are struggling to put food on the table while they scrape together savings to pay their rents and…

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An Important New Year’s Resolution That’s Easy to Keep

Resolve to make the world a little bit better in 2019.With Charity Navigator, that’s a resolution you can keep! Empty champagne bottles clink in the recycling bin while rogue pieces of confetti evade our vacuums. These are small reminders that it’s a new year–one we promised to welcome with hope and optimism. As part of…

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