If you're looking for causes to donate time or goods to or volunteer for, here are a few. You can find another list here. If you want to check these out more carefully, view them on charitynavigator.org; I haven't done so for all of these yet. Please share this with others.
Boys & Girls Club
Big Brothers, Big Sisters
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Prevention
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Freedom of Speech/Press
The Anti-Defamation League
nwlc.org - a 4-star charity for 14 years straight