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  1. Election parties put on spot at Third Sector hustingsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | News and Star

    Representatives from five parties had two minutes each to answer questions on a variety of subjects: how to ensure policies are adequately rural-proofed for Cumbria; the issues surrounding public sector funding; how to encourage greater philanthropy; the challenge of increasing volunteer numbers; and how to tackle inequality issues surrounding healthcare access for black and ethnic minority people in Cumbria. An expectant audience of people from the Third Sector non-profit-making organisations or associations, including charities, voluntary and community groups listened critically to the panel's answers at Rheged on Thursday.


  2. MOLDOWAN - Pamela LynnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Centre. In lieu of other tributes donations in Pam's memory may be directed to the Canadian Cancer Society or to a Charity of the Donor's Choice. Family and friends wishing to send online condolences are welcome to visit ...


  3. Deputy report makes sheriff protest targetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Dozens of protesters called Friday evening for Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz to step down after a report raised concerns about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy charged with fatally shooting a restrained suspect. Protesters clutching signs that read "Glanz Gotta Go" gathered at the county courthouse late Friday and marched to the sheriff's office.


  4. Your Yellows: Sandgrounders' helping hand to local communityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    ... innovative Park, Donate and Ride campaign this week urging people to donate their old clothes and accessories for charity Join in the conversation on our editor Andrew Brown's Facebook page Southport Visiter Andrew Brown or follow us on twitter ...


  5. Group Cancels Charity Because Gay Hotelier Spoke Well of Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... to attack the man for daring to even speak to Cruz. Now, a day later, a gay organization has actually canceled a charity event at the hotel over the conversation. On his Facebook page , Hotelier Ian Reisner noted that he had a "candid conversation" ...


  6. Car Wash for CharitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Review

    Members of the SKILLS USA Club at the John D. Rockefeller IV Career Center gather after their April 18 car wash, in which $600 was raised for two charities-the Wounded Warrior Project and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Volunteers for the day included Kayla Campos, Kaylee Coble, Mariah DeGarmo, Jeffrey Coble, Chelsea Swiger, Lea Adkins, Preston Campos, Justin Campbell, Robert Brooks and Tyler Grimm.


  7. Balmaha pub owners thank public for generous donations after thieves raid their charity wishing wellRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    A Balmaha family are determined not to let a charity for seriously ill youngsters suffer from the callous actions of a thief who stole the coins from a fundraising wishing well. The Frasers, owners of the Oak Tree Inn in the village, installed the well outside the premises to raise money for the Make A Wish Foundation.


  8. Eagles Club in Pasco Hosting Membership Drive on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Pasco Eagles Club is hosting a membership drive on Saturday, April 25th. Current members are inviting you and your family to visit their building at 2829 W. Sylvester Street to have some fun and learn about what they do.


  9. Our Views: New Orleans Mayor shows how public-private partnerships can workRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Advocate

    In some circles, it may be a criticism, but for Mayor Mitch Landrieu, it's a compliment to be described as perhaps "the current champion among American mayors when it comes to public-private partnerships." That description comes from Governing magazine , using Landrieu's avid pursuit of national foundations' money for recovery of New Orleans as a prime example of how private philanthropy and public action interact across the country.


  10. 12 unforgettable moments from the 2015 Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... Marathon, with the Boston Athletic Association estimating that they will raise more than $13 million. Thus far, the charity runners have raised nearly $170 million for various organizations, both national and regionally located in Boston. Each year, ...


  11. Jefferson Award Recipients Joyce Nies & Peter Witt: Working To Build Better TomorrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KBTX-TV Bryan

    A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect for Lee county through this evening. Rain & thunderstorms will continue to be possible for the Brazos Valley, through the overnight hours.


  12. Peace Corps and NetSquared: Using Tech for Civil SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NetSquared

    Hey Peace Corps friends! We're NetSquared and our two organizations have a lot of mission overlap. Perhaps we can collaborate? NetSquared is a global volunteer-run network of nonprofit technology meetups and we teach nonprofits and civil society organizations how to use technology to achieve their mission.


  13. Trussell Trust charges A 1,500 to set up food banks for 'PR and branding'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Charity charges A 1,500 to set up food banks telling them the money is needed for 'branding and PR' The country's biggest network of foodbanks charges volunteers A 1,500 to hand out free food in its name, it emerged yesterday. The money, volunteers are told, is needed to pay for the Trust's staff, branding materials, PR advice and relationships with supermarkets such as Tesco.


  14. BDO Wellington to Auckland Cycle ChallengeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... had riding were all focused on winning to ensure we could make this very worthwhile donation to a very worthwhile charity doing amazing work in our community." Second placed team 2 degrees Mobile, led by Chris Heunes, Head of Technology Operations, ...


  15. Mike MacIntyre one of five area coaches at May 1 charity nightRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre is one of five college football coaches from the state of Colorado participating in the eighth annual Colorado Coaches for Charity event at Coors Field on Friday, May 1 sponsored by the Fisher DeBerry Foundation. MacIntyre will be joined by Air Force coach Troy Calhoun, new Colorado State coach Mike Bobo, Colorado State-Pueblo coach John Wristen and Northern Colorado coach Earnest Collins Jr. for an evening designed to raise money for each coach's designated charity as well as children of single parents who wish to attend Fellowship of Christian Athletes summer camps.


  16. Tireless volunteer improved lives for people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Richmond Review

    Richmond Caring Place houses the lifeblood of the local non-profit service sector. It celebrated 20 years last fall-in large part because of one woman's dedication to the community.


  17. Rooney Bin: Want to get to know a person? Take them shoppingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... items and 15 brands available at the new center. The next stop on the media tour was the The Players 17th Hole Charity Challenge , where 15 charities that benefit from the tournament enlisted celebrities to compete for a $10,000 prize. First up was ...


  18. Varietys 2015 Power of Women Honorees AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KZBB-FM Fort Smith

    Each year Variety magazine honors 5 women in Hollywood who use their clout to help bring attention to worthy philanthropic causes. The 2015 Power of Women New York issue, has just been released and this year's honorees are: Whoopi Goldberg , Rachel Weisz , Kim Kardashian West , Glenn Close and Lena Dunham .


  19. Buddy Poppy Day is Saturday in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

    Buddy Poppy Day is Saturday in Richmond Volunteers will be out collecting in a fundraiser for aging, disabled veterans, families. Check out this story on Volunteers from VFW Post 1108 of Richmond and its Ladies Auxiliary will be out collecting donations for its Buddy Poppy Day fundraiser Saturday.


  20. Hillary's Infamous Women in the World Talk Isn't Quite as...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | National Review Online

    During what was supposedly a rousing speech yesterday at the Women in the World Summit , Hillary Clinton touched on a number of issues where women's welfare has improved but hasn't reached ideal levels - access to education for example - which the subject of a recent report from the Gates Foundation and the Clinton Foundation . The last issue she mentioned: Yes, we've cut the maternal-mortality rate in half, but far too many women are still denied critical access to reproductive health care and safe child birth.