|Charitable appeals abound on the Internet. Here we help sort the real from the phony.|
The CIGNA Foundation is donating money to breast cancer research for every visitor to its site.
The proceeds from certain a special USPS postage stamp support breast cancer research.
The Avon cosmetics company is donating 10¢ to breast cancer research every time you send an
You can help underprivileged women obtain free mammograms by clicking a button on a web site.
Part of the proceeds from sales of bags of pink and white M&Ms go to fund breast cancer research.
The 3M company is constructing the World's Largest Pink Ribbon in Times Square to support breast cancer awareness.
Cleaning for a Reason offers free cleaning services to women undergoing treatment for cancer.
Medline is donating money to breast cancer-related charities in conjunction with a "Pink Glove" promotion.
For every 25 Polar Express e-mails received, Houghton Mifflin donated a book to a children's hospital.
You can direct money to hunger relief by clicking a button on
Campbell's Chunky Soup is donating a can of soup to the hungry for each click made on a special page on its web site.
Playing a word definition game at
Warner Bros. will contribute money to the American Red Cross every time visitors forward an e-mail message to a friend.
In 2002, you could trigger a $1 donation to paralysis research by sending a birthday greeting to actor
Toys For Tots:
Excedrin will donate money to the
You can help donate food to abused, neglected, and abandoned animals by clicking a button on a web site.
Target stores have banned Salvation Army bell ringers from their premises.
Salvation Army bell-ringers keep a portion of the monies deposited into their kettles.
The Salvation Army charges families for clothing and toys donated to them through the
Phone cards are good gifts for U.S. soldiers.
Susan G. Komen Foundation:
Cellular providers will donate $1 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation every time a particular text message is sent.
Merck is offering to donate $1 to cancer research for every pair of free "Make the Connection" bracelet kits ordered from them.
Lighting a virtual candle on the "Light to Unite" web site will raise $1 for the National AIDS Fund.
Paper products manufacturer Seventh Generation will donate a box of sanitary products to a women's shelter for every user who clicks a link on their site.
What Kind of World Do You Want?
A web site allocates money to autism research and other charities for every video viewed.
Article contrasts observances of the passings of Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson.
Haiti Earthquake Relief:
You can donate $10 to Red Cross earthquake relief efforts in Haiti by texting the word 'Haiti' to 90999.