This has been a year of loss, grief, and change, and you might be wondering where to donate to help. On top of the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, we have also faced an international reckoning over racial justice and police brutality, and the historic California wildfires, among many other events. If nothing else, 2020 has opened many people’s eyes to the injustices around us, and you might be wondering where to donate so you and your loved ones can make a positive impact this holiday season.
Ahead, 27 organizations that are working every day to make the world a more habitable, just, and equitable place for everyone. All of these organizations have been rated at least three stars by Charity Navigator and are classified as 501(c)(3) nonprofits. Not only do donations make thoughtful last-minute gifts for you or anyone on your list, but they also make a tangible difference in the world around us.