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.
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.
CHICAGO (AP) — Carolyn Harper made her pitch for donations to the Salvation Army with a smile on her face and a bell in her hand, trying to convince shoppers along Chicago’s busy Michigan Avenue that there was “no line, no wait.”