Online Options for Charitable Shopping

Physician's Money Digest, October 2007, Volume 14, Issue 10

If you don't have the time to research charitable organizations but you have the desire to give, the following Web sites have made it easy to contribute to your favorite causes by combining shopping with giving:

  • Justgive.org is a nonprofit organization that lists more than 1 million charities in 19 categories. Donors can search the database for charities that appeal to them, purchase charity gift certificates for loved ones, or create charitable wedding registries.
  • Ebay customers can buy items to support a seller's cause at givingworks. ebay.com.
  • You can give 10 cents of every purchase with your Visa card to groups that are dedicated to peace, human rights, education, and the environment by visiting workingassets.com.