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The Red Cross provides medical care and humanitarian aid around the world. Learn about is mission and activities.


Is it worth it to donate your used car to charity?

Is it worth it to donate your used car to charity?

Is donating your used car to charity worth the tax break or is it better to just sell it? Find out at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Why do Shriners drive those little cars?

Why do Shriners drive those little cars?

It's impossible to keep a straight face when you see a Shriner drive a little car. But the Shriners actually do serious work. Learn more. See more »

10 Worst Things to Donate After a Disaster

10 Worst Things to Donate After a Disaster

What are the worst things to donate after a disaster? Keep reading to discover 10 Worst Things to Donate After a Disaster. See more »

Relief or Rubbish? Worst Disaster Donations

Relief or Rubbish? Worst Disaster Donations

Relief or Rubbish? Take our Worst Disaster Donations quiz and learn how you can really help during a recovery effort. See more »

How WIC Works

How WIC Works

What is WIC? Read about the Women, Infants and Children program and how WIC helps needy families get the nutrition they need. See more »

10 Compelling Humanitarian Aid Missions

10 Compelling Humanitarian Aid Missions

The very term "humanitarian" denotes caring and compassion. It's intrinsic to our nature; we want to help those less fortunate. That can be manifested in myriad ways, from lending a hand to our neighbors to writing a check to provide food a ... See more »

How to Create a Gardening Service Learning Project

Do you know how to create a gardening service learning project? Learn how to create a gardening learning project in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Start a Youth Center

Do you know how to start a youth center? Find out how to start a youth center in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Start a Food Pantry

Do you know how to start a food pantry? Find out how to start a food pantry in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Start a Homeless Shelter

Do you know how to start a homeless shelter? Find out how to start a homeless shelter in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »