It is in the nature of people to help other people in need. So on one side, a lot of non-profit organisations have developed a charity model, but on the other side a lot of these organisations use the donation income for their administration.
It is not easy to find the trustworthy one, but there are two good websites with a lot of information about organisations and their background. Using these websites will give you a better feeling for donating into a charity programme: Charity Watch Charity Navigator
Main types of Charity
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