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Descriptor English: Charities
Descriptor Spanish: Organizaciones de Beneficencia
Descriptor Portuguese: Instituições de Caridade
Descriptor French: Oeuvres de bienfaisance
Entry term(s): Charity
Tree number(s): I01.880.787.190
N03.540.125
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002608
Scope note: Social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in need.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Related: Gift Giving MeSH
Uncompensated Care MeSH
DeCS ID: 2652
Unique ID: D002608
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Charities - Preferred
Concept UI M0003996
Scope note Social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in need.
Preferred term Charities
Entry term(s) Charity



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