Network for Good has a secure, convenient donation system that makes it possible to give to any charity, anywhere, anytime online. Enabling you to research and give to any of 1.2 million charities, in one place online at www.networkforgood.org – They also store your donation history for taxes and save your favorite charities lists. The website was founded in 2001 by America Online, Cisco Systems, and Yahoo.
Network for Good passes along more than 95% of donations direct to charity
For example, if you want to donate to earthquake victims in Haiti, you go to the network for good site and click on “Help Survivors of quake in Haiti“ and there are seventeen organizations listed for you to make your donation through (including the American Red Cross, CARE, Doctors without Borders, UNICEF, World Vision, etc. ) You click on the organization, make your donation, and Network for Good keeps track for you.
Network for Good automatically provides an on-screen and e-mail receipt for each transaction you make. When you make a donation, be sure to save and/or print the confirmation e-mail you receive from Network for Good for your tax records.
You can also use this site to volunteer for local charities. Put your zip code in the search box and they will list organizations near you that need your help.