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Giving To The Poor For Free Online

Updated on October 25, 2011
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Giving to people in need is an important aspect of life.  However, some people are unable to do this because they are busy, can't afford to do it, etc.  Listed below are two ways to give that are free and can be done .quickly from the convenience of your own home.

The first one is something I came across while doing research on the one and only website I was going to write about.  It is a non-profit website called www.freerice.com, ran by the United Nations World Food Programme.  You go to the website and answer trivia questions.  For every answer you get correct, the organization donates 10 grains of rice to those in need.  This website is made possible by sponsers who advertise on the site.  You are also able to make direct donations.  So, not only do you get smarter, but you can give too!

The next site I am going to discuss is the Hunger Site Store (www.thehungersite.com). This site sells a variety of products from jewelry, journals, clothing, to items that are dedicated to your love of pets!  When you click on the description of an item it will tell you how many cups of food it will supply.  Obviously, the more an item costs, the more food it will supply.  You used to be able to go to the site daily and click to give for free without buying anything.  When I visited the site today, I didn't see it.  I am not sure if it is still an available option or not.

Anyway, I just wanted to share these sites with you in the case you might want to help out others in need.  I feel that the most important thing in life is to love all living things.  One of the ways to show this is by giving.

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