Types of Charities

All kinds of organizations exist to help. whether your passion is for helping people, animals, or the environment – there are options for you!

Animal Charities

There are several types of these organizations. Wildlife conservations, pet and animal welfare, hunting and fishing conservation, and zoos.


Educational Charities

These charities focus on making education more accessible and effective.

Environmental Charities

These charities Seek to protect, analyze or monitor the environment against misuse or degradation.  These include Environmental Conservation & Protection and Parks and Nature Centers.


Faith Based Charities

These charities differ from secular charities in that their call to serve is based on scripture from the New Testament, the Torah, or other religious texts.

Health & Human Interest Charities

These charities cover everything from supporting and treating the sick and disabled, working on cures for diseases, and promoting public awareness of specific health risks.