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Charity may refer to:
- Charity (practice), the practice of being benevolent, giving and sharing
- Charity (virtue), the religious concept of unlimited love and kindness
- Dāna, the virtue of giving, generosity and benevolence in Indian traditions
- Principle of charity in philosophy and rhetoric
- Tzedakah, a Hebrew concept commonly used to signify charity
- Zakat, the Islamic concept of mandatory alms-giving, often translated as "charity"
- Sadaqah, the Islamic concept of voluntary alms-giving, often translated as "charity"
- Alms, giving to others as an act of virtue
- Bhiksha, food obtained by asking for alms, a Hindu tradition
- Charitable organization, a type of non-profit organization formed for charitable purposes
- 501(c)(3), a specific section of the United States Internal Revenue Code that allows qualifying charitable organizations exemption from federal income tax
- Charity (play), an 1874 play by W. S. Gilbert
- "Charity" (song), a 1995 single by Skunk Anansie
- Charity (horse) (1830–?), famed racehorse
- Charity Shea (born 1983), actress in the TV series The Best Years
- Charity Bazaar, in the List of Histeria! characters
- Charity, an alternate title for "Episode Five of The Office series 2"
- Charity (novel), third in the Faith, Hope, Charity espionage trilogy of novels by Len Deighton
- Charity (name), an English feminine given name
- Charity (programming language), a computer programming language
- HMS Charity (R29), a British Royal Navy destroyer-class ship
- MV Charity, a Cypriot cargo ship briefly in service during September 1972
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