Charitable Organizations – Asheville, NC Area & Worldwide

Asheville Area Animals:  Animal Haven of Asheville | Animal Shelters in Asheville Area | Appalachian WildAsheville Humane Society (merged with Animal Compassion Network) | Blue Heart Sanctuary | Brother Wolf Animal Rescue | Carolina Mountain DogCarolina Raptor Center | Catman-2 | Charlie’s Angels Animal Rescue | Critter Magazine | Dog Is Love | Elk Foundation | Equinection | Friends2Ferals | Friends for Life Forever FarmFull Circle Farm SanctuaryFull Moon Farm | Genesis Wildlife Sanctuary | Goat Mountain Sanctuary | Hope for Horses | Humane Alliance | Marypaws | Mountain Pet RescuePaws On A Mission | Phoenix Landing | Star Ranch RescueWhole Horse JourneysWild For Life | WNC Nature Center

Asheville Area Environmental:  Appalachian Voices | Asheville GreenworksBlue Ridge Forever | Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League | Canary Coalition | Clean Water for North Carolina | Conservation Trust for North Carolina | Dogwood Alliance | Mountain Voices Alliance | MountainTrue | NC Conservation Network Affiliates | NC Environmental Organizations | No Nuclear Waste in WNC  | RiverLink | Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy | Wild South

Asheville Area People:  ABCCM | Asheville Homeless Network | Be Loved House | CarePartners | Caring for ChildrenCouncil on Aging | Eblen Charities | Eliada Homes | Food ConnectionGo Local Card | Hands On Asheville-Buncombe (Volunteer Ops) | Hearts With Hands | Helios WarriorsHelpmate | Homeward Bound | Loving Food Resources | Manna FoodBank | On Eagles Wings Ministries | Pisgah Legal Services | Western Carolina Rescue Ministries

Worldwide Animals:  American Anti-Vivisection Society | Animal Legal Defense Fund | Animal PlaceThe Animal Rescue Site | Animal Welfare Institute | Best Friends Animal Society | Companies That Don’t Test on Animals | Companion Animal Protection Society | Farm SanctuaryFriends to FeralsGlobal Federation of Animal Sanctuaries | Humane Farming Association | In Defense of Animals | International Bird Rescue | Ironwood Pig Sanctuary | Jane Goodall Institute | Keto Pet SanctuaryLast Chance for Animals | Military Service DogsNational Mill Dog Rescue | Paws for Purple HeartsRedRover | Safe Haven for Cats | 600MillionWildcat Sanctuary | Wildlife SOS

Worldwide Environmental:  American Bird Conservancy | Center for Biological Diversity | Earth Island Institute | League of Conservation VotersNC Coastal Federation | Sierra Club Foundation | Waterkeeper AllianceThe WILD Foundation

Worldwide People:  Action Against Hunger | Agape International Missions | AMREFAsia Harvest | Blink NowCambodian Children’s Fund | Center for Victims of TortureChavez for Charity | Concern Worldwide U.S. | Disabled American Veterans (DAV)Doctors Without Borders | Edwarda O’Bara Fund | Feed Projects | Free the Slaves | Give Directly | Global Giving | Global LinksGrassroots International | Handicap InternationalHeal AfricaHealing Hands International | International Justice Mission | Kiva | Machine Gun PreacherMAP International | National Farm Worker Ministry | Operation USA (Native American) | Military Family Help Sites . . Military Charities . . Avoiding Military Charity Scammers . . Troops Direct | Nokero | One Acre FundPolaris Project | Protect | Seva FoundationShared Hope International | Stella’s Voice | UMCOR Disaster ResponseUMCOR Anti-Human-TraffickingUSA for UNHCR | Vision Trust InternationalVoice of the Martyrs | Water.org | Women for Afghan Women

Worldwide Charity Ratings:  Association of Gospel Rescue MinistriesCharity Navigator | Charity Reviews BBB | Charity WatchCompare Nonprofits | Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) | Forbes 2010 / 2011 / 2012 | GiveWell Top-Rated CharitiesGuideStar Nonprofit DirectoryHumane Health Charities | Mean Greenies | Ministry Watch |  PhilanthropediaTop 25 Most Highly Paid Charity CEOs