They’re are many ways to help out a charity without spending a lot of money or putting a lot of time and effort here are some websites that allow you to help a cause while spending nothing or very little. Some of these can also be fun or get something back in return.
Freerice.com is a vocabulary game that every question answered correctly donates a small amount of rice to charity. The site is funded by the advertisements at the bottom of the homepage so donations aren’t required (Free Rice Website). It is by no means the most effective way of donating but it is very easy to do and fun to those who enjoy the game.
Music for relief.com is a charity run by the nu metal group Linkin Park that offers free msuic by various artist in exchange for a suggested donation although it is not required the site does not get revenue for charities without the suggested donations. The site currently is running a haiti releif fund through an album that was put together for that very purpose ( Music For Relief).
Goodsearch.com is a search engine and website that allows it’s users to select a charity and half of the revenue brought in through ads on search results is donated to that charity (Good Search). The great thing about it is that the average internet user is already performing many searches a day so this is no inconvenience and it requires no money from the user just searching.
Thehungersite.com donates food to charity every time someone clicks the button on their homepage and claims to have given more than 447 million cups of food since they started (The Hunger Site). The site is funded by their many sponsor that make the project possible. The button may be pressed once a day and cost the user absolutely nothing and no information or username is required.
Theanimalrescuesite.com is similar to thehungersite.com and the two site link to each other at the top of each page this site however donates help provide animals in shelters with food and care simply by clicking the button on the homepage once a day (The Animal Rescue Site). The sites format is almost the same as the former and again no information is required to do this once a day.
(http://www.freerice.com/faq.html) Free Rice Website. Copyrighted 2009.
(http://www.musicforrelief.org/) Music For Relief. Copyright Music For Relief.
(http://www.goodsearch.com/about.aspx#faq2) Good Search Website. Copyrighted 2010.
(http://www.thehungersite.com/clickToGive/faq.faces?siteId=1&link=ctg_ths_faq_from_dailyresults_footer#) The Hunger Site. Copyrighted 2010.
(http://www.theanimalrescuesite.com/clickToGive/aboutus.faces?siteId=3&link=ctg_ars_aboutus_from_thankyou_leftnav) The Animal Rescue Site. Copyrighted 2010.