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  1. Afp Oh, Northwest Chapter: October 2014 Afp Luncheon and ProgramRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Ben Imdieke, ACFRE, is a philanthropic leader and executive with over a decade of accomplishment in strengthening the human and financial resources of the global non-profit sector. As a member of the tenth class of the Jane Addams-Andrew Carnegie Fellows at the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, Mr. Imdieke worked closely with the late Robert L. Payton and others on issues related to domestic and global civil society, intergenerational wealth transfer and governance issues.


  2. TSB Partners to Get Their Hands Dirty for Swindon Dance and the Town Hall TomorrowRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    TSB Partners from various across Bristol and Wiltshire will be gardening, painting and decorating at the historic Swindon Town Hall on Wednesday 21 October. Partly to help the organisation prepare for the Duke of Kent's visit on Monday 27th October, but also to give something back to the community and help charities through employee volunteering.


  3. Episcopal bishop of Kansas joins in friendly World Series wagerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... team's cap in place of a miter, the bishop's liturgical headwear. The losing bishop also will make a donation to a charity of the winning diocese's choice. The bishops of Kansas, West Missouri and California also are inviting congregations and ...


  4. The most generous gender: New data shows women are more philanthropic than menRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Women give more than men in almost every income bracket, according to the Women's Philanthropy Institute at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis. Despite widespread assumptions that women don't donate or always ask their husbands before they give money to charity, research shows that American households headed by single females give 57 percent more than those with male heads of household, Fortune reported Monday.


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    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    The Boys and Girls Club and other local non-profits got a big donation from the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation on Tuesday. The foundation donated almost $180,0000 to 10 charities at the Boys and Girls Club facility on Foster Drive in Reno this morning.


  6. Popular Felton haunted house shutters its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    With no place available to him, this will be the first Halloween that Kent Diethrick will not be raising money for charity through his renowned haunted houses since he started 13 years ago in Pennsylvania. BEN LOMOND >> The San Lorenzo Valley is less spooky this Halloween season, the first October in eight years without Kent Diethrick's haunted house.


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    4 hrs ago | Art Daily

    The Smithsonian today announced plans to raise $1.5 billion in its first organization-wide fundraising campaign, the largest in history for a cultural institution. The early or 'quiet' phase of the campaign began in October 2010; the campaign will continue through 2017.


  8. Why should donating an organ cost so much?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WWLP

    Thirty years ago, the United States enacted a law that has inadvertently condemned hundreds of thousands of Americans to death. As a result of the National Organ Transplant Act , more Americans have lost their lives waiting for an organ than died in both World Wars, Korea, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq put together.


  9. Still time to take part in Valley's Make a Difference DayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Still time to take part in Valley's Make a Difference Day There is still time to get involved in Make a Difference Day activities in the Valley on Oct. 25. Check out this story on Volunteers organize donations of toys to be sent to Valley hospitals as part of Make a Difference Day in October 2013. For more than 20 years, volunteers have gathered on the fourth Saturday of October to spiff up their communities on Make a Difference Day.


  10. Capitola New Leaf's Birthday Bash Raises $1,000 for Grind Out HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    October 19 was a perfect day for an outdoor birthday party. Some 200 people helped the Capitola New Leaf celebrate 21 years of sustaining the community.


  11. Former South Secondary football star Matt Giffen claims the school...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    South Secondary's James A. Giffen Memorial Field has become the subject of a court case under a rarely used section of the Charities Accounting Act. Matt Giffen has thrown a penalty flag at the local school board for how it used money he donated to rebuild his beloved alma mater's football field.


  12. Celebrating San Diego's philanthropistsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    On Oct. 28, San Diegans like Evelyn and Ernest Rady, and Lori M. Walton will be honored at National Philanthropy Day San Diego 's awards luncheon. But working behind the scenes to organize the event and spread the word about volunteerism is Del Mar's Linda Katz.


  13. Four compete for three seats in Discovery Bay CSDRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    One challenger and three incumbents are vying for three seats on the Discovery Bay Community Services District Board of Directors Nov. 4. Robert Leete, a retired finance director, is challenging incumbents Vice President Chris Steele, Director Kevin Graves and Director Marianne Wiesen. This is Leete's first bid for office.


  14. Rochester Academy of Music & Arts partners with Foodlink to help feed local families in needRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 21, 2014 - ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- This fall, the Rochester Academy of Music & Arts is partnering with Foodlink , a certified nonprofit organization committed to fighting hunger in Rochester. Through Tuesday, November 25, the Academy will be accepting donations of nonperishable food items to benefit Foodlink.


  15. The Gratitude Collaborative Launching; Shows Off Horror Art for CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... A limited number of prints and merchandise will be sold with a portion of the proceeds benefiting Grateful Arts, a charity that raises money to feed the hungry, create sustainable food sources, and advocate for the arts. Participating artists ...


  16. Top 8 Biggest Charities in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    ... of the endowment Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (you can check out Bill Gates' Foundation here ) is the biggest charity in US. It has nearly $35 billion. Warren Buffett has been donating some of his wealth over the past few years and he will keep ...


  17. Rockaway Park Friends Return To Homes Damaged In Superstorm SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy , two friends in a Queens neighborhood are finally back in their own homes. "I was walking around on two-by-fours not that long ago, five months ago," homeowner David Lonergan said.


  18. Photo Flash: Pierce Brosnan and More at Laguna Playhouse's...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    ... and Winery, the season wine sponsor, provided exclusive boutique wines for the evening enjoyed by all. National Charity League provided volunteers for the evening. The show continues through Sunday, November 2; tickets are available at ...


  19. Westchester Toyota Hosts Their 12th Give Back with Charities New...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... to come. Westchester Toyota will once again be donating to three local non-profits that participated in their 12th charity campaign on Facebook. The participating non-profits were New Rochelle Humane Society, Westchester Library System and Yonkers ...


  20. Weight-loss Motivation Inspired by CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Paramus Post

    ... way to stay in the holiday spirit, help others, and of most importance, stay motivated, than to have your favorite charity benefit from every pound you lose? So says Ira Buckman, founder and president of Lose-Win Situation ("LWS") a new ...