Charities & Causes

Charitable hands outreaching
Times are tough. The financial crisis has struck many, and everywhere across America people are looking for ways to save money. Despite the rough economy, we’ve discovered that – now, more than ever – MNN readers are looking for ways that they can give back. They are seeking avenues where they can help improve the world around them through charitable giving. The articles in this section reflect that mood of philanthropy and helping those in need.
From individual giving and acts of kindness to supporting specific causes, charity is more widespread than ever.  There are many causes aligned with MNN's mission to 'Improve Your World' that range from environmental conservation and animal rescue to outreach. MNN provides a wealth of content on ways to give back and conserve as well as profiles activities by any number of charitable causes. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Mommy bloggers sponsor gift card exchange to help moms in need

Alec Baldwin tosses his alma mater another $1M

Hugh Jackman promotes charity coffee brand

Combat consumerism with #GivingTuesday

Are you ready for Giving Tuesday?

Turn your next workout into a charity fundraiser

Mike Tyson launches charity foundation

Jason Mraz to headline historic Myanmar concert

Dave Matthews Band pledges $1M to Sandy victims

6 ways kids can do good by helping pets

Leonardo DiCaprio raises $500K for Sandy victims

Lady Gaga pledges $1M to Sandy victims