If you have a few extra dollars, it's difficult to decide which charity is really worthwhile.
So, we polled Pikesville Patch Facebook fans and they came up with their 16 favorite charities, listed in the poll below.
Vote and let us know which you think are the best.
And, if we've missed one, here's your chance to add it to the list. Don't forget a link, in case someone wants to give right now.
If you approve of one more than the others, let us know why in the comments section. There are no limits to the number of comments.
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