Search for a Cause

Search for a Cause

Raise money for charity every time you search.

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What is Search for a Cause?
'Search for a Cause' is a unique Chrome extension that transforms your everyday online searches into meaningful action. By setting your search engine to 'Search for a Cause', every search you make supports charities worldwide, ranging from planting trees, removing ocean plastic, to providing healthcare. The extension monetizes from ads, directing profits towards nonprofits. It doesn't store search queries and ensures user privacy. Join the community today and make a difference with every click.
Users: 20,000+
Rating: 3.73 (89)
Version: 0.8 (Last updated: 2022-08-19)
Creation date: 2020-04-22
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Overrides search engine: Yes
Size: 10.77K
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By harnessing your searches, you can plant trees, remove plastic from the ocean, send emergency aid, provide healthcare, and much more!

This extension sets your search engine to Search for a Cause so you can have a positive impact every time you search. Like other search engines, we make money from ads, but rather than take all the ad money as profit, we use that money to support amazing nonprofits.

People like you have raised over 1.5 million dollars for charity just by surfing the web. Join them by adding the extension now.

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Your Privacy Matters

Search for a Cause is committed to protecting your privacy and using your data responsibly. We save information relevant to your profile on Search for a Cause (such as number of searches made), but we do not store your search queries. The search results and ads are provided by our search partner, which may collect anonymized data to show relevant ads and improve the search experience.

For more info, check out our privacy policy at:

Search for a Cause is built with love by Gladly (makers of Tab for a Cause). We believe it should be easy and free to have a positive impact on the world and hope you’ll start making a difference today.

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Concept of using search to contribute to charity is appreciated
  • Posting of all financials online increases transparency
  • Easy to use
  • Extension defaults to Yahoo search, which many users do not prefer
  • Users cannot change search provider to Google, Bing, or other search engines
  • Lack of customization options including dark mode and inability to adjust search settings
Most mentioned
  • Users dislike Yahoo search engine as the default
  • Lack of dark mode
  • Search results are of lower quality compared to Google
Recent reviews
Sticking with tabs for a cause cuz this is honestly trash
by DivineFrost DivineFrost, 2021-09-02

nice making me feel that i am helping charity and i bookmark all my favourite websites. just in case i cant find in search
by Zephan Wu Zephan Wu, 2020-12-02

Good Concept. Bad Design. Cons. The Theme Is Not Good. It takes pretty long to get rid of it. They Pretend They Care About feedback but we all now that is going to where the proof of epstein committing suicide, no where. Pros. It Donates to charity which is always honorable
by Linda Cook Linda Cook, 2020-09-07
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Risk impact

Search for a Cause is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Search for a Cause has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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