There are many good causes in response to giving Tuesday.
To highlight the importance of transportation to transforming lives, consider giving to World Bicycle Relief, a charity which gives bicycles to people living in areas of the world without adequate transport.
This is an example of their work:
In case you’re concerned that this is yet another charity which makes the directors rich and gives the leavings to the cause, the charity is independently audited and has 8% management overheads, 15% advertising budget, and 77% for programs. https://worldbicyclerelief.org/financials-governance/.
There are a couple of ways you can boost your donation: you can fill in a Gift Aid tax form, to add the income tax you paid to the donation. Also, some bike manufacturers are match-funding your donation: for instance Trek bikes.
Donating toward a bike which will give years of access to education – and so many other basics of civilised life – seems to me to be a very worthwhile kindness.
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