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American Institute of Philanthropy

A nonprofit charity watchdog organization that helps donors make informed giving decisions.

http://www.charitywatch.org/

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Charity Navigator

Guide to help donors make intelligent charitable giving decisions. Offers financial ratings of thousands of American nonprofit organizations and charities.

http://www.charitynavigator.org

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Charity Scam (BBC Inside Out)

Exposes a company, Nightingale, that claims to collect for charity. The company targets bars and pubs of the south of England.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/insideout/south/series2/charity_scam_nightingale_undercover_expose.shtml

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GuideStar

Free service with information on the programs and finances of more than 650,000 American charities and nonprofit organizations.

http://www.guidestar.org/

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Kiva - Make a Loan, Change a Life

Kiva lets you lend to a specific entrepreneur in the developing world, empowering them to lift themselves out of poverty.

http://www.kiva.org/

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Let the Donor Beware (ABCNEWS.com Investigation)

There is little regulation as to how much money must be used for a charity's stated cause, and con men and aggressive businessmen are taking advantage of this.

http://abcnews.go.com/Primetime/story?id=131956

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National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS)

National repository of data on the nonprofit sector in the United States. Its mission is to develop and disseminate high quality data on nonprofit organizations and their activities.

http://nccsdataweb.urban.org/

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So You Want to Donate to Charity?

This full-length article will take you step-by-step through the process of picking out a charity, giving to it, and getting a tax deduction.

http://www.soyouwanna.com/site/syws/charity/charity.html

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Wise Giving Alliance

Reports on nationally soliciting charitable organizations (USA) that are the subject of donor inquiries. These reports include an evaluation of the subject charity in relation to the voluntary BBB charity standards.

http://www.give.org/

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