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1 Provides Dignity

For you and the recipient. And never forget even small donations have an impact.

2. Soul Building

Conspicuous consumption doesn't feed your soul. Fancy clothes and other luxuries will never fill you with true joy. Giving to charity will feed your soul.

3. Democracy

IThere are charities that help ensure developing countries have fair and legal elections.

4.The Basics

Help the poorest societies to feed, clothe, shelter and hydrate

5. Nation Building

Make the world a better place

6.Societal Obligations

IA society is only as great as how it treats the weakest members. This includes animals as well as humans.

7. Feels Great

It just feels so darn good. Congratulate yourself. You're a wonderful human being. Your life matters and you've chosen to help others whose life equally matters.

8. Religious Reasons

True faith demands it

9. World Peace

It may create a stable world of peace an prosperity and no wars.

10. Personal Reasons

It may be the only nice thing you ever do for anyone else besides yourself

11. Tax Deduction

Its a great way to lower your taxable income

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Donating To Charity - Why It Is Important

By Jovia D'Souza  |   Submitted On July 14, 2016



 Global and local charities play a very important role in improving communities and the world in general. Charitable organizations support and raise funds for given groups and as a donor, you have the freedom to choose which charity you wish to donate to. People are passionate about different things and hence they will feel happy donating to some charities and find others not that touching for them to donate. With so many charities, however, you definitely will find a few that you are willing and happy to make donations to.

 Most of the charities are self-funded, but there are others that are funded by governments. Whereas a few years ago most charities would be organized by churches, today, even individuals can team up with merchants to collect the funds and donations to support causes. There are actually online platforms that also take part in such donations. Amazon Smile is among the platforms that play a role in charity donations. For every purchase you make on the site, a small amount is donated to a charity of your choice. But why donate to charity?

 Donating to charity helps people in need. Not everyone has access to basic human needs and when you donate to charities, you end up extending a hand to such people improving their life in the process. Helping the less fortunate is actually the major goal for most charities and whether you choose to donate cash, goods or time; you will be helping out a needy person somewhere in a huge way.

 Donating makes the world a better place. There are so many causes supported by charitable organizations. Whether you choose one that supports the less fortunate or those that are driven to protect the environment, you will be making the world a better place. Contribution to the society in whatever forms definitely make a difference and you will leave a legacy behind by being caring enough to make a change where it is needed most.

 Donations support causes that you are passionate about. You, for instance, could be passionate about making it possible for every child to get a good education, yet you might not have the capacity to even fully sponsor one child. Through charities you will be able to team up with those you share the same passion to make a difference in the lives of thousands of children who cannot afford to go to school. You will have a feeling of worthiness, when you are at least able to support what you believe in even in the smallest way possible.

 Donating helps you meet new people. This is especially the case when you choose to be part of volunteer programs that take the goods or monetary support to those in need. Charitable drives will open up opportunities for you to meet new people who are just as passionate about the cause as you are. When you mingle with like minded people, you can create lasting relationships and even come up with even better ideas to make a difference in the lives of others and the world as a whole.

 Amazon Smile is indeed a shopping site with a difference. You can use the Amazon smile helper

to have an easy time donating to a charity of your choice with every purchase you make.

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