Crises and tragedies have a way of bringing people together in support of those affected. In times of sorrow, gifts from generous donors to first-responder non-profit organizations provide a sliver of light when things are darkest.
Here are some organizations providing direct relief and support to the victims of the conflict in the Ukraine, Malaysian Flight MH17, and the Israel-Gaza conflict:
If you know of others, send me a tweet @juanros and I’ll keep updating this page.
Always check a charity watchdog website like Charity Navigator or BBB Wise Giving Alliance before giving to an organization you’ve never heard of.
And if you choose to make a major or planned gift, consult your financial and tax advisors before doing so.