Giving is one of the kindest and nicest things a human can do for humanity. The gesture reflects nothing but empathy which all humans have for each other, innately. That the gesture must be made wisely, is a separate topic. Often, our intentions betray the action taken. When we donate money to charity, we are overwhelmed by the sense of giving. And in doing so, we ignore the first rule of giving charity: Your money must not fall into the wrong hands!
While finding a trustworthy charity, there are a lot of factors to keep in mind. If your problem is UAE-specific, then you have arrived at the right place. In this article, we are going to see, wherein UAE, you can donate money to charity. These are the top-ranked charities of UAE!
Top 10 charity organizations in the UAE
The first thing any donor looks for in a charity is the trust percentage. How many people trust this charity! Trust is a product of dedication and hard work. Keeping other factors in the mix of things as well, we have compiled this list of the best places to donate money to charity in the UAE!
1- Transparent Hands
Transparent Hands is one of the charity organizations in the UAE, a technology platform for crowd-funding in the healthcare sector of Pakistan that offers a wide range of free medical and surgical treatments to the underprivileged community. Transparent Hands is registered in Pakistan, the United States, UK, and is gradually expanding its services to the UAE. Currently, donors from all over the world can use the Transparent Hands crowdfunding web portal and donate through 100% secure payment modes by staying informed of the patient’s progress during the entire time period of the treatment. Currently, only the neglected communities in Pakistan are being assisted by this trust.
2- Dar Al Ber Society
In the Muslim world, donating for the construction of mosques, digging wells, charitable endowments, Zakat, public contribution, or printing of the Holy Quran, are a few means of investing in sadka-e-jariya. If one intends on donating for sadka-e-jariya for their parents, themselves, or for a deceased loved one then you may want to donate via SMS or pay directly through your smartphone by choosing the affordable amount to Dar Al Ber Society.
3- Emirates Wildlife Society
The threats posed to biodiversity are numerous, all of which endanger the natural beauty of mother Earth. This wildlife society is an excellent place to donate money to, especially for those who can’t see wildlife becoming extinct. Missions include raising awareness on carbon footprint and influencing policymaking on environmental issues.
4- The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI)
(MBRGI) reflects the vision to develop a comprehensive humanitarian aid and social framework that aims at implementing a culture of hope in the bleak world. The MBRGI carries out various programs and projects to improve the quality of life in numerous societies. The special focus of MBRGI is on the education and healthcare sector, human development, capacity-building, talent investment, and women and youth empowerment.
5- Dubai Cares
Dubai Cares caters to 60 developing countries and impacts the lives of more than 20 million individuals. Dubai Cares continues to play a vital role in helping achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4, which aims at ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education for children and youth all around the globe. The (SDG) 4 also aims at promoting lifelong learning by 2030. You can easily donate to Dubai Cares and sponsor a future.
6- The Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC)
(DFWAC) is the first licensed non-profit shelter in the UAE that runs specifically to provide care, protection, and support services for women and children in the UAE against domestic violence, child abuse, and human trafficking. DFWAC offers services that are entirely in accordance with international human rights obligations.
7- UAE Water Foundation (Suqia)
UAE Water Aid Foundation, Suqia UAE, is a non-profit organization that has positively influenced the lives of over 13 million people in 36 different countries around the world that battle with issues like water scarcity. Apart from the provision of clean water, the foundation also works at identifying innovative and sustainable technologies that can become a part of the solution to the global water crisis.
8- The Sharjah Breast Care Centre (SBCC)
(SBCC) was inaugurated as a result of a collaboration between Pink Caravan, University Hospital Sharjah (UHS), and Gustave Roussy Cancer Centre in Paris-one of the world’s leading cancer research institutes and the biggest health center dedicated to oncology in Europe. SBCC offers comprehensive and multidisciplinary breast cancer treatment that includes diagnosis, development of a treatment pathway, breast cancer surgery, including oncoplastic (reconstructive and plastic surgery), and the administration of chemotherapy.
9- Funday Sunday
Funday Sunday is a superb facility to donate money to charity, especially when it conducts so many engaging events for differently-abled children. Funday Sunday regularly holds events on Sundays, in various locations. One may either opt to donate or volunteer for a Sunday event.
10- The Dubai Health Authority’s Blood Donation Center (DBDC)
(DBDC) is the main blood donation center in Dubai. The facility has been accredited by the American Association of Blood Bank (AABB) since 2012. (DBDC) is committed to providing a safe and adequate supply of blood to all DHA hospitals & private hospitals in Dubai.
Conclusion – Charity Organizations in the UAE
Almost all the charity organizations, societies, initiatives, and foundations mentioned in this article are either registered in the U.A.E or are trying to get themselves registered. A transparent organization is liable to provide the donor an authentic experience. Such experiences create a win-win situation for the organization, donors, and receivers.
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