Some of the Absolute Best Charities with a Christian Mission
Here are the top 5 Non-Profit Organizations we decided to let you choose to give a % of your purchase towards spreading the word of God around the globe.
Samaritan’s Purse has been around since 1981, and is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization that provides spiritual and physical aid to folks in need around the world. With programs like Operation Christmas Child and World Relief and Development, they do what they say. They’re rated as highly transparent with how they spend the donations, where they give, and what they do.
Lutheran World Relief
Not to be confused with Samaritan’s Purse World Relief Program, the Lutheran World Relief organization also seeks to provide physical assistance and aid to those in need around the world. They specifically work with Lutheran churches and groups, and use donations in times of disaster around the world.
Children’s Hunger Relief Fund
Working since 1975, Children’s Hunger Relief Fund has been assisting children in times of disaster, like earthquakes, famine, and hurricanes, and in everyday life. Their focus is holistic outreach through physical and spiritual assistance.
The Children’s Hunger Relief Fund brings medical and dental missions teams with them, and provides surgeries, AIDS prevention classes, and clean water projects around the world.
Advancing Native Missions
Advancing Native Missions has received platinum-level transparency status from Guidestar, as one of the most transparent charities around. Their primary work is enabling indigenous missionaries, rather than sending foreign missionaries, with training in practical and spiritual topics that help leaders assist their own people, in their own villages and towns.
The Salvation Army
And for those of you wondering specifically about The Salvation Army, they are rated silver on transparency and legitimacy. That ranks them fairly high in the standing of great charities that do what they say, and give where they state.
The Salvation Army has been around since 1978, and offers community programs throughout the world, ranging from local thrift stores to churches, and personal and leadership programs to help alleviate poverty, healthcare treatment and education programs, and relief and construction aid for those who are impoverished or victims of disaster.