Updated: 11/18/2022 by Computer Hope

A donation is something that's given to a charity as a free gift. For example, a person may donate an older computer or money to a non-profit or charitable organization.


In some areas donating can be claimed as a tax deduction.

How can I create an online donation?

Today, it's possible to create a donation for any cause through services like GoFundMe.

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