As bushfires continue to burn in Australia, thousands of dollars in donations are still pouring in, but people and animals are still suffering, losing their lives and the places they’ve called home for years.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is promising sweeping changes to the state’s criminal justice reforms that include decriminalizing marijuana, softening the penalties for people caught stealing smaller-dollar items, and reducing the number of Virginians whose driver’s licenses are suspended.
Over the years, the Salvation Army, one of the biggest and most recognizable charities dedicated to raising money for individuals in the army or “salvationists”, has developed a bad reputation on how it treats people of the LGBT community.
An analysis on the patterns of decision-making when it comes to donating money to charity revealed that donors are not always able to choose who to give their money to with an accurate reflection of their morals.
This month, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine announced the philanthropist and billionaire David Geffen donated an additional $46 million to help medical students at UCLA. Back in 2014, he donated $100 million to fund merit-based scholarships for medical students at the university.