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  1. Minn. Vets Receive Pain Relief Through Local ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | KSTP

    ... passion of Becker Furniture founder Doug Huseby. He established BFW Charities in 1993 with his wife Julie. The non-profit began with requests from individuals who knew of people in need of basic home furnishings and has since grown to include ...

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  2. Obituary: Anne Gensheimer / Retired school nurse who never stopped givingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Post-gazette.com

    "She always said if she's going to complain about something or think something needs to be done, then she's going to do it," said Jim DelBianco of Mount Lebanon, who worked with Ms. Gensheimer at the Pathfinder special education school in Bethel Park.

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  3. Sale will secure future for shelter for asylum-seekersRead the original story

    14 min ago | Morning Journal

    The list goes up on the lobby bulletin board of Vive La Casa and the refugees who've come from their rooms tentatively approach and scan for their names. The lucky ones will take a taxi to Canada the next day for a crucial step toward a dreamed-of new life there.

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  4. Students pitch potential TED talksRead the original story

    24 min ago | Washington Square News

    ... on presentation and content. CAS sophomore Sudhi Kaushik, the winner of the competition, shared the story of his non-profit Equality Initiative, which aims to provide education to India's rural population, and called for awareness and help. ...

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  5. '60 Minutes' airs troubling report detailing major problems at Lumber ...Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... by the DOJ as a result of its investigation. Denny Larson executive director of Global Community Monitor, a non-profit, and Richard Drury, an environmental attorney - and noted that their suit was being backed by short sellers, or investors betting ...

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  6. Pushups for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Bob.Self@jacksonville.com Participants in Sunday's pushup record attempt work to get through their 1-minute window of continuous pushups. Event organizer Phil Squatrito led a group of 50 people at his Ponte Vedra Beach Training for Warriors facility.

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  7. Q&A with Chris Farrell: Not all baby boomers want to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Concord Monitor

    For generations, the dream retirement was one spent in warmer climates, on the beach and often walking distance from a golf course. Chris Farrell, a senior economics contributor at Marketplace, is among those now laughing at the idea.

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  8. Canyon leader: Photo publicity may help rejuvenate Tex RandallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Amarillo.com

    Tex Randall's stint for the 2015 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition could help his comeback, the Canyon Main Street director said. "It's great publicity," said Evelyn Ecker, leader of the program now working to raise an estimated $50,000 for cosmetic surgery for the 47-foot-tall cowboy statute on U.S. Highway 60 in Canyon.

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  9. Serving Up Indoor TennisRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... the way. So we have a really broad-based community focus," Daw said. Daw stresses the tennis center is a public, non-profit facility meant for everyone. While other buildings at the complex service a majority of youth activities, Huether Family ...

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  10. Les Cockrell: Monthly bereavement luncheon set for March 10Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    VNA Ann's Haven will have its monthly bereavement luncheon at noon Tuesday, March 10, at the Denton Elks Lodge at 228 E. Oak St. in Denton. Members of the community who are grieving the death of a loved one are invited to attend the event, which will include a program about the grief process and literature on dealing with grief.

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  11. EMS Sustainability Task Force Put on Hold by CommissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCWY13

    ... be on the table. Certainly I think privatization should be considered, we should also consider making EMS a non-profit organization, we should, you know, also look at tax options," Price. "If the people don't understand the issue, it is incumbent ...

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  12. Additional grant-research training set due to demandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | North Texas e-News

    Austin College has announced a second session of its free grant-research training program to be held Thursday, March 5, with the added program from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Hopkins Center, Room B10 . The session, open to the general public with advance registration, is limited to 25 participants.

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  13. Quest to save India's cine historyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Film Heritage Foundation? With education being one of the main concerns of Film Heritage Foundation (non-profit organisation set up in 2014, with an aim to preserve and restore films), we felt the need to create awareness about safeguarding India's ...

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  14. Local actors train police to interview abused kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    CornerHouse is a Minneapolis nonprofit that trains police, social workers and child-protection officers to interview children who have been sexually abused. It has revolutionized the way traumatized kids have been treated by humanizing and streamlining the interview process.

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  15. Why are milk and eggs loss leaders in supermarkets?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Sarah In Tampa

    It's because of how each of them does business. For example, many grocery stores now sell many common, generic prescriptions for a dollar; Walmart sells many electronic items at a loss ; Target sells canned foods with no profit margin.

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  16. Ex-interns defend City Council candidate accused of misusing nonprofitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Two former interns have accused Los Angeles City Council candidate Tomas O'Grady of inappropriately using his nonprofit operation, EnrichLA, to help his political campaign. Two former interns have accused Los Angeles City Council candidate Tomas O'Grady of inappropriately using his nonprofit operation, EnrichLA, to help his political campaign.

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  17. Newsletter - March 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tripso.com

    ... whether you agree or disagree with something we've written. Renee has over 14 years experience with in the non-profit world. She has worked with the National Association of Corporate Directors and Corporate Leadership Center. She is now working to ...

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  18. The Home Depot Donation Keeps Things "Cool" at Interfaith CaregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Mar. 1, 2015 - HAMILTON, N.J. -- The Home Depot in Hamilton recently donated a Vissani 10 cubic foot top freezer refrigerator to Interfaith Caregivers of Greater Mercer County. The first full-size refrigerator that the nonprofit has ever owned will be used to store food and drink donated for homebound clients, as well as perishables for staff and volunteer gatherings.

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  19. Riverview Pancake SupperRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    ... gift certificates to local businesses, and many more items yet to arrive. Riverview Christian is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Therefore, donations made above the value of auction items are tax deductible. RCS is a private non-denominational ...

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  20. Eating Disorder Recovery As Spiritual TransformationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    Welcome to the latest ALL TOGETHER -- the podcast dedicated to exploring how ethics, religion and spiritual practice inform our personal lives, our communities and our world. ALL TOGETHER is hosted this week by Antonia Blumberg, associate editor of HuffPost Religion.

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