Men's Journal

24 Charitable Gifts to Help Make the World a Better Place

Elephant parents facing opposite directions with their young in the foreground in Amboseli, Kenya, July 2017 Image via Vicki Jauron, Babylon and Beyond Photography / Getty

What do you get the father who has everything, your anti-consumer brother-in-law, or your all-too principled uncle? How about giving them a cause they can get behind? Yes, a large percentage of charities allow you to gift a donation — the money you send them is in your gift recipient’s name — plus, many offer actual gifts you can purchase, along with adoptions, pet elephants, lions, and orcas (also adopted), and sponsorships. Here’s where to start.