Giving Compass' Take:

• Here are some strategies for young philanthropists to implement while vetting organizations to understand more about the philanthropic process. 

• How are you vetting organizations before you give? What practices help inform your giving strategy?

• Read more about youth philanthropy. 


Student service plays a significant position in colleges throughout the world. Through the hands of experience, today’s students are the philanthropists of future.

Are you among the people who believe philanthropy is for the rich? Think about it again. Giving back to society is not a question of becoming famous, but rather the willingness to create a difference in society.

Recently, the number of college students involved in charity service has grown exponentially. But how can these students continue to contribute back to community, when most of them aren’t rich? Yeah, several college students do not have the resources to raise, but they’re definitely worthy of helping.

Voluntary work as a student is not an unusual occurrence. These charity services have been in operation for a variety of years. It’s just that the trend of giving back to college students has expanded dramatically in recent years.

Not all charity organizations are, though, legal. You ought to be vigilant of the company you want to partner with. Here’s a guide on how to select a good charity foundation.

The first step of give back of humanity is to identify a charity organization that you can support to help the underprivileged of community. Using the following method to find an organization that’s perfect for you:

  1. Defined value
  2. Determine the requirements for your student volunteering program
  3. Assignment
  4. Shortlist of organizations that fulfill the criteria
  5. Get the details right
  6.  Comparison between organizations
  7. Don’t embrace an organization that doesn’t reveal the information.

Read the full article about young philanthropists by Kimsea Brooks at Thrive Global.