Standard 14 – Charitable Giving

Standard 14. The student will explain the costs and benefits of charitable giving.

  1. Identify types of charitable giving (e.g., monetary gifts, gifts-in-kind, and volunteer service) ?
  2. Describe the impact of charitable giving on the individual (e.g., budget, time, personal satisfaction, and tax benefits) and the community.
  3. Identify tools to research a charitable organization’s mission/purpose, activities, and recipients (e.g., specific organizations’ Web sites, Guidestar®, and regulatory agencies) ?

Online Curriculum and Lesson Plans

Making $en$e: Financial Success for Oklahoma Students – Oklahoma State Department of Education | view now

  • Module 14.1: Charitable Contributions
  • Module 14.2: Checking Out Charitable Groups

It Just Adds Up lessons | view now

  • Lesson 14 –Charitable Contributions: Giving to Others

OCEE Lesson:

Online Resources

Extended Activities

  • Video - A Guide to Giving Part 1 - Charitable Cash Flow | Nightly Business Report
  • A Guide to Giving Part 2 - Trusting Your Charity | Nightly Business Report
  • Video - A Guide to Giving Part 3 - High-Tech Giving | Nightly Business Report
  • NPR Broadcast - Charities Weathering the Economic Downturn | NPR
  • Learning to Give | The League
  • New York Times Lesson - Help for the Helpers - Researching and Developing a Campaign to Aid a Local Charity | view now