Giving Tuesday: 5 Great Charities To Donate To This #GivingTuesday Holiday

But if you'd rather skip the work and just be entirely sure you're giving to a reputable organization, here's a breakdown of five very different charities that people can trust to spend their donations to provide important services or benefits without taking advantage of the goodness of givers' hearts, and their willingness to open their wallets:

2. Books For Africa: As a continent, Africa struggles from a number of deep-rooted problems, ranging from poverty to war to corruption. One of the best ways to help Africans empower themselves and work toward a better life is to provide them with better educations, especially in the area of literacy, which can be a gateway to greatness….