Donating to Charity

Teach your children the value of donating to charity. Learn the basics of donation through cash, hours of service, or by gifting material goods. It's a feel good, do good lesson for the whole family that will yield you a deduction come tax time.

Brave Mom Beats Cancer During Pregnancy, Dies Just After Giving Birth

This incredible mom survived cervical cancer to bring her twin babies into the world but tragically died one day later.

9 Ways to Teach Your Child About Charity

How to make family giving a habit.

Meet the Comedy Kids

These 8-year-old comedians show that when it comes to helping other sick children, laughter is the best medicine.

24 Gifts That Support Good Causes

Your holiday shopping just got more meaningful. Our do-good gift-guide features 24 presents that support charitable causes.

5 Toys That Give Back

These toys for babies and young kids provide plenty of fun while also doing good. Each purchase supports a charity that gives back to kids in need.

Meet 10 Kid Heroes of 2016

These little kids made a big difference through GoFundMe campaigns this year.

Giving Back on a Budget

This holiday season, help the less fortunate and donate to the charitable causes you want to support. No matter how tight your budget is--and, let's face it, almost every family has trimmed its spending in the past couple of years--there are lots of ways you can make a difference this holiday without digging deep into your pockets.

Charities Making a Difference in 2014

If you're searching for a worthy cause to donate to this holiday season, look no further than these seven impactful nonprofits that we were proud to feature in our Power of Parents column this year.

Completing the Cycle: 88bikes, Donating Bicycles to Kids

One children's charity proves that a small bike can make a huge impact on needy kids.

6 Ways to Promote Philanthropy

Instill a lifelong habit of helping others in your child.

The Giving Season

More than 20 percent of U.S. children are living in poverty. We found eight charities helping them that really stand out. This year, why not put what you'd spend on a couple of holiday presents toward one of these worthy causes?

Humans of New York Tells Heartbreaking Story of a Young Boy With Brain Cancer

The popular blog's most recent photo series showcases fear and strength in the face of pediatric cancer.

Charities Making a Difference in 2013

Consider these eight nonprofits that were featured in our column, The Power of Parents, over the past year when donating to a worthy cause this holiday season.

Speak Out Against Poverty!

Send this letter to your representative to let him or her know that you want antipoverty programs to be a priority. (Get contact info at

"Why Don't We Give to That Homeless Person?"

Parenting expert Jan Faull, Med, on how parents can tackle the touchy subject of helping the less fortunate without creating a double-standard.

9 Inspiring Celebrity Moms Who Are Changing the Conversation on Women and Motherhood

These famous mamas are leading the charge and getting tongues wagging on important social causes. See how they use their celeb platform to do good.

When Getting the Gear Isn't a Given

The gift of essential baby items from the Good+ Foundation helped one family manage homelessness, high-risk pregnancies, and their child's special needs.

These Brands Help Moms in Latin America

Feel good about your next shopping spree by sticking to these brands that support female artisans.

Marlon Bundo Is the Adorable Bunny That Should Bring Us All Together in 2018

These children's books are raising a lot of money for charity. Wherever you fall on the political spectrum, there's a bunny book for you.

How to Have the Ultimate Lemonade Stand

This summer, we're teaming up with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) to help raise money for pediatric-cancer research, and we hope you'll join us!

This Beloved Georgia Teacher's Final Request Is Inspiring People All Over the World

In lieu of flowers, Tammy Waddell requested backpacks full of school supplies at her funeral.

5 Parents Who Started Their Own Nonprofits

These parents took real action when they encountered problems and decided to make a difference.