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Helping the Victims of Katrina

Several groups are providing direct aid to the victims of Hurricane Katrina, including the American Red Cross, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the National Guard. There are also many ways that you can bring relief to those in need. Learn exactly what these organizations are doing and how you can help.


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 »

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 »

 How to Start a Food Drive

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