Hungry for ChangeMore U.S. households are going without food. Here's how to help.
Brother, Can You Lend a Dime?Do Web sites like Kiva really help alleviate poverty?
Typhoon in Burma! Tsunami in Samoa!What's the absolute best way to help after a natural disaster abroad? Should I send cash?
Paralyzed by Health Care ReformI want to act, but I don't remotely understand the issues. What should I do?
Donate … or ElseI'm the boss. Can I ask my employees to give to my favorite charity?
Thou Shalt Be Debt FreeWhich is more important: tithing or paying off my $13,000 credit-card debt?
I Do GoodCan I turn my wedding into a charity fundraiser?
No Friends? No Problem.I want to join an "activist community," but I'm shy. What do I do?
Charity MuggersI avoid street canvassers for do-gooding organizations. Does that make me a jerk?
Charity Fat CatsThe CEO of my favorite nonprofit earns more than $200,000. Is that outrageous?
Stop Pleas!The charities I support send me way too many fundraising letters. I'm sick of it. What can I do?
Charity as StimulusHow to make charitable donations that also boost the economy.
Teen AngelThis teenager wants to fix the world. These are the first three steps he should take.
Checkout CharitiesSupermarket cashiers keep asking me to donate $1 to charity. Should I feel bad for saying no?
Push a Button, Change the WorldDo "click to give" sites actually do good?
Christmas ConfusionAre holiday "adopt-a-family" programs a waste of my charitable giving?
And the Winner Is ...Does the Nobel Peace Prize improve the world, or is it just a money-wasting ego trip?
Last ResortsHow can I take an ethical vacation and still have a good time?
The 50-Cent RuleIf a charity spends less than half its funds on its programs, does that mean it's ineffective?
Meet Me in St. LouisDoes volunteer work have more impact if you do it on the East Coast?
Garden-Variety ActivismCan I plant some vegetables in the vacant lot nearby?
Drink to ThatWhat's the best way to help make the world's water supply safer?
The Environmental EntrepreneurShould I go work for a green nonprofit or start my own?
Shop Right The best ways to support worthy causes by buying cool products.
Am I My Brother's Keeper?I have extra cash. My siblings don't. How much do I have to help them?
Get Out of My Black-Tie Dinner, KidMy organization helps needy children but makes them sit backstage during our fundraising gala.
Board of TurkeysThis nonprofit should be great, but its board is a dud. What can I do to fix it?
Serve It UpIn this terrible economy, where can I find a hands-on, do-gooding job?
Crawling Toward ServiceIs there any volunteer work my 3-year-old son can do?
A Private MatterAm I hurting my local public schools—and hurting America—by sending my kids to expensive private schools?