This season, surround yourself with the spirit of giving and giving back, especially to organizations who have done so much to help our local community. There is no shortage of ways to give back, whether it’s through monetary means, a charity run, or just the gift of volunteering time.
This list provides just a glimpse at some of the many charities in the region. Be sure to check out the background of each organization through their individual websites.
Pictured: Participants in the annual December Santa Speedo Run, a charity race through the streets of the Back Bay.
Check out some of the different categories of charities that you might consider making a part of your seasonal tradition of giving.
Share the charities you recommend or have donated to this season below.