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  1. Deputy council leader Bill Sharp and council leader Colin RileyRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

    A CHARITY which helps thousands of the most needy people across Castle Point may still face closure despite a A 7,000 cash boost. Castle Point Citizens Advice Bureau, which is struggling to fill a A 40,000 shortfall in its finances, appeared to be saved after Castle Point Council agreed to the one-off grant earlier this month.

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  2. Innovairre Communications Launches First Turnkey Retention Platform for NonprofitsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Innovairre is now inviting current clients and other NPOs to experience Donor2 through an 8-week test that coincides with planned donor acquisition campaigns throughout 2015. PENNSAUKEN, NJ, March 03, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Innovairre Communications, a world leader in fundraising, today introduced Donor2 .

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  3. Bank hatches egg plan to help young at EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    A ROMSEY bank is supporting a charity scheme aimed at ensuring that the young and vulnerable adults get an Easter egg. Market Place-based NatWest has set up a donation point for chocolate eggs that will be distributed to children, young people and vulnerable adults in the Romsey and North Baddesley areas.

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  4. Business Profile: David Andrassy, of Andrassy MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcChuddersfield

    The rise of the Third Sector means more and more social enterprises, charities and not-for-profit organisations are rubbing shoulders with "traditional" firms. And to succeed in a commercial, competitive environment, they need to be equipped with the kind of resources that private sector businesses enjoy.

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  5. Impact unclear by Lobster Race cancellationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    Aiken Standard FILE PHOTO BY DERREK ASBERRY Sponsors at last year's Great American Lobster Race gave their lobsters a motivational push to start each race. The lobster race was canceled for 2015, but will return in 2016.

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  6. IHOP offers free pancakes on National Pancake DayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of a child. Many people have heard of Children's Miracle Network but may not be sure of what they do. They are a charity that helps pay for uncompensated care for the treatment of gravely ill children, as well as research and training. Unlike most ...

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  7. Reminder: Free short stack of pancakes at IHOP Restaurants March 3Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    WHAT: IHOP Restaurants nationwide are celebrating a "Decade of Giving" on the 10th anniversary of National Pancake Day, when the family-friendly restaurant will offer each guest a free short stack of its famous buttermilk pancakes. WHY: On National Pancake Day, IHOP Restaurants' guests are encouraged to make a voluntary donation to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals in exchange for a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes.

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  8. Jersey Mikea s takes part in fundraising campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Jersey Mike's Subs restaurants are joining forces with Chicago Blackhawks Charities and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago for the fifth annual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. During the month of March, customers can make a donation to the Chicago Blackhawks Charities and Lurie Children's at any area Jersey Mike's restaurant, including the one at 103 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb.

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  9. Why giving money to charity makes you a toolRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... on the street doesn't make you a hero, it makes you a tool. Here's the test: If you've just committed some act of charity and it's limited to the change you had in your pocket, it's best keep that to yourself as it doesn't make you look good in ...

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  10. Lady Gaga jumps into a lake: Charitable giving or celeb self-promotion?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... a good cause quickly went viral, drawing praise from fans online. But the appearance of yet another celebrity at a charity event also raises a more controversial, less cozy question: When does charitable giving cross the line into self-promotion? ...

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  11. IHOP gives away short stacks for National Pancake DayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    It only comes around once a year, and it's not just for free pancakes; it's for a good cause. On Tuesday, March 3, while supplies last, IHOP is giving customers a free short stack of their buttermilk pancakes celebrating a "Decade of Giving."

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  12. Student-run investment fund provides triple payoutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | RecordNET

    Calculations run to the tenth of a cent on stock prices, brokerage fees, long- and short-term capital gains and annual average appreciation. But the Student Investment Fund at University of the Pacific pays additional dividends - if somewhat less tangible - on top of that.

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  13. Bruce Museum to offer evening hours and free admission in Spirit of Giving BackRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Art Daily

    After Hours at the Bruce Museum , a special program hosted by the Museum on Thursday, March 5, will offer evening gallery hours and a variety of activities - including a chance to take a 'selfie' with an American Black Bear -- with free admission from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Museum normally closes at 5. 'After Hours is a program inspired by the spirit of philanthropy,' says Peter C. Sutton, Executive Director of the Bruce Museum. 'We cannot exist without the generous support of the community.

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  14. UK Charities To Receive Toy Donations From Online Bargain Sharing CommunityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... features being released that aim to assist it's members in never missing out on a money saving bargain. The first charity give-away will take place in March 2015 with a selection of toys being donated to Julia's House, the children's hospice charity ...

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  15. Get Free pancakes day 2015 at IHOP to benefit Children's Miracle NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    National Pancake Day 2015 will celebrate a decade of giving with International House of Pancakes' 10th National Pancake Day on Tuesday, March 3, by giving guests a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes. But in return for the free short stack of buttermilk pancakes, guests benefitting will be asked to leave or consider leaving a donation for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals or other local charities designated by IHOP.

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  16. Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows What's On Published: March 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... 15: Naturalists a Alouette Field Naturalists meet at Jerry Sulina Park. Info: Duanne at 604-463-8743. March 20: Charity a Golden Ears Cheesecrafters holds a wine and tapas spring fling firefighter charity night from 7 to 10 p.m. Hosted by BC ...

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  17. IHOP To Give Out Free Short Stacks On March 3rd For National Pancake DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    For the 10th year, IHOP will be handing out free short stacks of pancakes at locations across the U.S. IHOP has been celebrating 'National Pancake Day' for a decade as a way to raise donations for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals nationwide. This year the chain hopes to raise $3.5 million, which would bring the total raised over the past ten years to $20 million.

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  18. Keith Olbermann offers six-minute apology for Penn State tweet meleeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Sports commentator Keith Olbermann spent nearly seven minutes Monday during his show attempting to atone for a Twitter brawl that got him taken off the air for a week. Olbermann was suspended by ESPN brass after he got into it with Penn State supporters following his response to a tweet directed at him Feb. 23 concerning the school's annual fundraising event THON, which raises money to help fight pediatric cancer.

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  19. Peter O'Sullevan's trust brings A 600K for Brooke equine charityRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Horsetalk

    The latest donation of A 50,000 from the Sir Peter O'Sullevan Charitable Trust brings the total raised for equine welfare charity the Brooke to more than A 600,000 in the last 18 years. Iconic BBC commentator Sir Peter O'Sullevan, who celebrates his 97th birthday today, has also released a new version of his autobiography Calling The Horses , the royalties of which will raise even more money for animal welfare charities, including the Brooke.

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  20. Free pancakes to flip over at IHOP: Celebrate National Pancake DayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Nutella and Cronut creator pastry chef Dominique Ansel have teamed up in honor of International Pancake Day to give us the Nutella Pancake Cone. If you happen to be in New York Grand Central Terminal on February 17th, be sure to grab yourself a... IHOP celebrates ten years of giving during " National Pancake Day ".

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