You have suggested your favorite charities in the comments and we have done the painful work of winnowing your suggestions down into eight representative charities.

For the Developmentally Disabled:


For Housing:

Capitol Hill Housing

For the Children:


For Low-income Health Care:

Country Doctor

For Children, Teens, and Families with AIDS:

Rise 'n' Shine

For Education:

Seattle Education Access

For the Old People:

Senior Services

For the Homeless:

Urban Rest Stop

I hope you'll take a look at the sites and choose the charity you think is the most deserving. (Last year, Strangercrombie earned $50,000.) If you'd like to look up the charities' financial information, the State of Washington Charitable Solicitations and Trusts website is over here. Voting will continue through noon tomorrow.

As always, Slog polls are legally binding.