Did you know that for as little as $3, you can support a variety of causes chicken_thumbnailthrough Changing the Present such as providing a poor child with a chick and the feed needed to raise it which will enable him/her to produce eggs for the family diet and a way to earn cash that can be used to buy medicine and other basic necessities.

Did you know that for only $10 to Nothing But Nets, you can provide one net to a child in Africa which will create a protective barrier against mosquitoes at night, when the vast majority of malaria transmissions occur.

For a $20 donation to FirstBook you can provide 10 books to help a young reader from a low-income family have access to books and develop basic literacy.

You can also choose to donate $20 to the National Wildlife Federation which will assist with efforts on-the-ground to confront the impacts of the oil spill, as well as support the extensive network of volunteers that will support wildlife rescue and rehabilitation efforts and restore damaged coastal ecosystems in the Gulf of Mexico.

$30 to Heifer can and will provide a package of bees, box, hive and training 103348_Picture760in beekeeping to help struggling families earn income through the sale of honey, beeswax and pollen.

And for only $50 to Seva you can sponsor a cataract operation and restore sight to a blind person in Tibet, Nepal, India, Cambodia or Guatemala. So the better question, I believe, is what CAN’T you do?