our organization set up to provide help and raise money for those in need. "the charity provides practical help for homeless people" synonyms: non-profit-making organization, non-profit organization, not-for-profit organization, voluntary organization, charitable institution; More the body of organizations viewed collectively as the object of fundraising or of donations. "the proceeds of the sale will go to charity" 2. the voluntary giving of help, typically in the form of money, to those in need. "the care of the poor must not be left to private charity" synonyms: financial assistance, aid, welfare, relief, financial relief, funding; More antonyms: selfishness help or money given to those in need. "an unemployed teacher living on charity"