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NEW YORK (AP) — A foundation that specializes in journalism is pledging nearly $50 million for research in how social...
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Even though under scrutiny, a $6.5 million donation to fund a research program at Harvard University will not be returned,...
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An international organization called the Merck Foundation is working to empower women in Burundi and Africa to not feel ashamed...
Kristen Beall, of the Kern Community Foundation
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Kristen Beall, President & CEO of the Kern Community Foundation, discusses the organization's various tactics in making effective changes within...
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The great Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris burned down nearly three months ago, and huge donations and pledges came flooding...
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Warren Buffett, the world’s fourth richest man will be giving away $3.6 billion of his fortune, he announced earlier this...
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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Climate change in the Western U.S. means more intense and frequent wildfires churning out waves of...
Ashley Swearengin, Central Valley Community Foundation
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Ashley Swearengin, President & CEO of the Central Valley Community Foundation, discusses how the organization is trying to help the...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Charitable giving by individual Americans in 2018 suffered its biggest drop since the Great Recession of...
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — With no computer or internet at home, Raegan Byrd's homework assignments present a nightly challenge: How...
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This week the Philadelphia Orchestra received a $55M donation from an anonymous donor in order to help the organization recover...
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In this collaboration with ValleyPBS, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from California's Central Valley and discuss the work they...
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The Chicago Public Library received a $5 million grant from the MacArthur Foundation to create a branch at the Obama...
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NEW YORK (AP) — The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates climb,...
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The Gupta Agarwal Foundation announced a $5 million donation this week to help researchers learn from one of the top...
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In this collaboration with WHUT - Howard University Television, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from the Washington D.C. region...
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KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other...
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Businessman Jerry Jones and Gene Jones announced a $7.5 million donation for the construction of the American Cancer Society Hope...
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Museum of Art on Wednesday said it would stop taking monetary gifts from members...
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Leaders from nonprofits in Alaska, Minnesota, Texas and Washington D.C. discuss the important work that they do to strengthen their...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California company founded by game-developer parents who wanted to help their special-needs son is sharing...
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Social media platforms are making donating to nonprofits easier than ever before. ...
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The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in Florida is receiving a $5M grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration...
Nancy Vyskocil from NWMF
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Nancy Vyskocil, President of the Northwestern Minnesota Foundation, discusses the importance of supporting small businesses to fuel the economy and...

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