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Last Updated: Tuesday February 14 2006 15:00 GMT

What is charity?

YK chilren helping at a British Red Cross project in South Africa (Picture: Giving Nation)
Many people feel the need to help others out.

In fact, for as long as there have been people on this planet they've probably been helping each other.

A charity is an organisation which helps one group of people to support another, helps animals or protects the environment.

Guide to Charity

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