Today is Giving Tuesday. Have you made your donation yet? What if there was a way to donate money automatically every time you shop, search the internet or do other activities online? In today’s post, I’ll show you how to do just that!

Goodsearch is a search engine that pays out money to your favorite charity when you use them for your online searching. They support thousands of charities including charity:water, Hannah’s Treasure Chest, SICSA, Clothes That Work and more. Their search engine is powered by Yahoo. The results are identical to what you would see on the main Yahoo website.

goodsearchlogoThe people that started Goodsearch also have a sister site called Goodshop. With Goodshop, you can raise money by shopping online with your favorite stores including Amazon, Staples, Best Buy and much much more.

Here is a video that explains a little more about Goodsearch and Goodshop.

The Goodsearch people have extended their network to also include even more ways to raise money for your charity!

Goodswipe – Simply register your credit card on Goodswipe and raise money for your charity. It’s automagically sent to your favorite charity. Super easy.

Goodgames – Raise money by playing games online

Stack of Money with BowGoodtvads – Watch a TV commercial and raise money for your charity

Goodsurveys – Raise money for charity by taking a survey

Goodoffers – Complete an offer and raise money. Some offers include and Disney Movie Club

Gooddining – Register your credit card and raise money for your charity when you eat out at participating restaurants. The website has an online directory to show which restaurants are participating

Goodtravel – Raise money for your charity by using Goodtravel when you book your vacation. They also list promo codes and coupons

Goodshoptogo This is a browser add on to remind you if there is a product in the Goodsearch family that can be used when you are shopping online. As you can see from above, there are a lot of options, so this add on is very handy!

The Goodsearch network is not alone in the “buy something, donate something” concept.

Here are a few other websites that also do this:

Charity Mall
Amazon Smile

As you can see, it’s easy to raise money for charity while shopping online. Now, go out there and do it!

Published by Carlos Scarpero

From 2013-2016, Carlos Scarpero ran this blog and the Dayton Pulse networking group. These posts are left up as a historical record but this site is not being actively updated. Carlos has since moved on to a new job as a mortgage loan officer. To connect with Carlos, visit

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