One of the best ways to give back to your community is to do just that: Give. Whether used on its own or as an extension of an existing website, .GIVES creates a recognizable namespace for public service and good causes of any kind, which in turn makes it easier for you to rally a coalition that gives to those in need. .GIVES lends a helping hand so that you'll be able to more effectively promote events, fundraisers, drives, and reliefs, making it possible to help more people, faster.
When can I get my .GIVES?
The new gTLD applications are still being reviewed. The earliest you can expect for any of the new gTLDs to be available is in the spring of 2013.