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Listen to officials, follow evacuation orders

As Hurricane Ian heads into the Sunshine State, the American Red Cross is urging Florida residents to listen to local authorities and evacuate immediately if asked to do so. Now a Category 3 hurricane, Ian could become a Category 4 storm as it begins to affect millions of people in Florida. Tampa could take its […]

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Latin American census data points to a disparity between college degrees

On September 25, the Center for Social Innovation released a report based on census data that claims only 11% of Latinos in the Inland Empire have a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to 35% overall in California and 33% at national scale. Latinos make up 51% of the 4.65 million people who live in the […]

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Lenawee Community Foundation celebrates 25 years with annual breakfast

ADRIAN – Over time, some people who may have once called Lenawee County home may have moved elsewhere or passed away from this lifetime. Through the Lenawee Community Foundation and its offerings of endowments, grants, funds, and scholarships, an individual or family’s presence in the community can continue to have a lasting impact now and […]

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Meet Karima Amlani: A Flint Community Leader, Activist and Role Model

FLINT, MI — Karima Amlani has tried different things in her life. But his calling card has always been to give back to the community. For this reason, Amlani has earned a place on the First “40 under 40” recognition program from Flint and Genesee Group. Amlani is the Vice President of Development for the […]

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Interior Savings partners with PG Community Foundation to launch $750,000 Spruce Credit Union Legacy Fund – Prince George Daily News

Interior Savings and the Prince George Community Foundation have launched the Spruce Credit Union Legacy Fund, which will see $750,000 invested in community programs and services that will create lasting positive impact in Prince George. Established as part of the successful merger between Interior Savings and Spruce Credit Union earlier this year, the fund is […]

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Recorder – Greenfield committee awards $14.47M contract to build fire station

GREENFIELD – The vote to award Northampton-based DA Sullivan & Sons a contract to build a new fire station was met with relief and a round of applause on Thursday evening. “Over two and a half years of this…” began fire station building committee co-chair Butch Hawkins. “This certainly wouldn’t have happened without the support […]

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Will Indonesia’s new forest pact with Norway generate more funding?

As Indonesia slows deforestation, it seeks more international funding for forest conservation programs that reduce carbon emissions Deforestation deal replaces similar one scrapped last year Indonesian environmental fund slow to attract donors so far Norway’s new five-year deal could attract other donors By Michael Taylor KUALA LUMPUR, September 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A new […]

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Pat and Tillie Bishop Legacy Fund donates $100,000 for D51 extracurricular activities | Western Colorado

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TIF Funds Approved for Aeropark Project

The Columbus Redevelopment Commission will help fund part of a project located on the campus of Airpark Columbus College. The commission voted Monday to approve the Community Education Coalition’s (CEC) request for $100,000 for on-campus “infrastructure needs.” The funds come from the commission’s Airport Tax Increases Funding District. Redevelopment commission member Shannon McDonald withdrew from […]

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Opinion: The world is falling behind in the fight against poverty and disease. Here’s what we need to do

Editor’s note: Mark Suzman is the CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the foundation strives to help all people lead healthy lives and reach their full potential. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. The first two decades of the 21st […]

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The Appeal of Conscience Foundation honors Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi with the 2022 World Statesman Award and Robert Kraft, Founder, Chairman and CEO of the Kraft Group, and Jean-Paul Agon, Chairman of the L’Oréal Group with the Appeal of Conscience Awards during of the 57th Annual Gala

NEW YORK, September 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Call of Conscience Foundationan interfaith organization dedicated to religious freedom and human rights and its president and founder Rabbi Arthur Schneierpresented the World Statesman Award 2022 to the Prime Minister of Italy, Mario Draghi. Robert Kraft, Founder, Chairman and CEO of the Kraft Group, and Jean Paul AgonChairman […]

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The Rockefeller Foundation pledges $15 million to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

A new commitment increases the Foundation’s support for $30 million (2020-2025) for Global Fund efforts to save lives, build resilient and sustainable health systems and strengthen pandemic preparedness NEW YORK, September 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Rockefeller Foundation Announces It Will Commit $15 million to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria ahead […]

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Kyrene Foundation Holds Signature Fundraiser | Community orientation

The Kyrene Foundation is hosting its Night for Kyrene to raise funds to help school district students and their families, local schools and educators. Formerly called The Taste of Kyrene, this 10th annual fundraiser is set to be held at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa on September 24. Tickets are still available for the […]

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Alaska Community Foundation creates fund to accept donations for storm-ravaged Western Alaska

Flood waters inundate Golovin Saturday morning, Sept. 17, 2022, after a powerful storm hit the coast of western Alaska. (Photo by Sierra Smith) Alaskans looking to help storm-affected communities in Western Alaska can donate to the Alaska Community Foundation. Nina Kemppel, CEO and president of the Anchorage-based nonprofit, said the goal will be to get […]

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The State Theater is renovating its third floor with a $50,000 grant

The State Theater will soon begin its third floor renovation project thanks to a grant from the Mary Chilton Daughters of the American Revolution Foundation. The historic State Theater at 316 S. Phillips Avenue has been a downtown Sioux Falls staple since it opened in 1926, but closed in 1990. Nearly three decades and several […]

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McGrath Foundation Breast Care Nurses Shed Light in Difficult Times | County Leader of St George and Sutherland

Breast cancer patient Emily Quinlan with Breast Care Nurse Joylene Fletcher McGrath. Photo provided This is branded content for the McGrath Foundation. A diagnosis of BREAST cancer is often accompanied by shock, confusion, fear and represents an overwhelming time in a person’s life. Affecting both women and men, at all stages of life, it is […]

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The Heritage Fund opens applications for 2023 scholarships

Heritage Fund – The Bartholomew County Community Foundation has opened online applications for scholarships to be awarded in 2023. Completed applications will be due early to mid-January. Scholarships are available for high school seniors, college students, graduate students, and non-traditional students. The Heritage Fund has awarded over $500,000 in scholarships in 2021 to area students. […]

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Center for Hosting a Trivia Night Fundraiser

BY MELONIE ROBERTS [email protected] Fundraising for the current construction project A trivia night is scheduled for 6 p.m. on October 21 to raise funds for the ongoing Barry-Lawrence Development Center construction project. “We had enough for the original estimated costs,” said Lynda Painter, director. “But then inflation hit us and the cost of everything went […]

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Meet Tom Daniel, the new CEO of the Washington Research Foundation – GeekWire

Tom Daniel, new CEO of the Washington Research Foundation (WRF Photo) Washington Research Foundation appointed a new CEO: TomDanielthe former founding chairman of the Department of Biology at the University of Washington. Daniel will take the helm of WRF on October 1 as interim CEO Susan Colitonwho took over after the retirement of the longtime […]

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Fordham Cross Country/Track & Field receives a Tara VanDerveer Fund for the Advancement of Women in Coaching grant from the Women’s Sports Foundation

History links Bronx, NY – (September 14, 2022) – Fordham Cross Country/Track & Field today announced that it has received a grant from the Tara VanDerveer Fund for the Advancement of Women in Coaching from the Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF). Grants have been awarded to institutions to support the increase in the […]

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Coronado Schools Foundation Welcomes New Director of Development

The Coronado Schools Foundation announces the addition to its staff, Ashley DeGree. Ashley has been a key contributor to the success of the organization over the past few years as a marketing and graphic design consultant and now joins the staff as Director of Development. Ashley brings a wide range of talent to the role […]

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Fund launched by the Gloucestershire Community Foundation to tackle the cost of living crisis in Gloucestershire

A new fund has been launched to tackle Gloucestershire’s worsening cost of living crisis. The Gloucestershire Community Foundation (GCF) said that for many people in the county this year the choice will no longer be between heating and eating, as neither will be affordable. This is why GCF wants to raise £100,000 to tackle the […]

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It’s time to fund US investments in the future

The United States is in a difficult period in many respects. Political divisions, high prices, supply chain issues and economic challenges from foreign competitors like China dominate our headlines. Fortunately, despite pressures for a myopic focus on the present, Congress and President Biden recently made a much-needed commitment to our nation’s ability to compete with […]

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Weekly Column: Homes are a home base for Idaho families

Housing affordability is a critical issue in Idaho and across the country. With higher interest rates set by the Fed, higher mortgage rates follow, making it that much harder for Idahoans to buy homes. According to the Harvard University annual report Housing State of the Nation report, sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, in 2020, more […]

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Algorand Foundation exposes $35 million exposure to crypto lender Hodlnaut

The Algorand Foundation revealed a $35 million USDC hole in its balance sheet due to its exposure to struggling cryptocurrency lending firm Hodlnaut, which has suspended withdrawals since Aug. 8. Algorand is an institutional-grade blockchain infrastructure with built-in smart contract functionality. The Algorand Foundation is a non-profit community organization focused on developing the Algorand ecosystem. […]

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Aberdeen Health Foundation renames Medical Equipment Fund after founding member

NEW GLASGOW, N.S. — To commemorate the work and service of one of the founding members of the Aberdeen Health Foundation, the Medical Equipment Fund will be renamed in honor of the late Jim Gogan. More than 35 years ago, Gogan helped establish the Aberdeen Health Foundation, serving as director and life member. It was […]

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Run for Women’s Health raises $30,000

More than 200 runners and walkers help celebrate AGH’s Birthing Center in the ninth annual Women’s Health Run The Ninth Annual Almonte General Hospital Women’s Health and Birthing Center Run/Walk was held Saturday morning with more than 200 walkers, runners and volunteers raising approximately $30,000. The event, which featured three different courses: 3K, 5K and […]

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Mosquito Fire Relief Fund Launched by Placer Community Foundation

Support residents in need Auburn, CA – The Placer Community Foundation (PCF) has established the Mosquito Fire Relief Fund to accept donations from those who wish to support local fire victims. With many structures threatened and thousands of residents under evacuation orders, the dollars raised by the fund will be mobilized as soon as possible […]

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LACF Announces Ken Milder Has Established Endowment to Support Small Los Alamos Theater

LALT Board Chair Megan Pimentel, Ken Milder, center, and LACF Executive Director Steve Laurent. Courtesy/LACF LACF News: The Los Alamos Community Foundation (LACF) today announced that longtime resident and community theater participant Ken Milder has established the Los Alamos Little Theater (LALT) Endowment Fund with a seed donation of $10,000. The purpose of the fund […]

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Group makes quilts for Cleveland County hospice and foster homes

Each month, a group of quilters get together to work on service projects, participate in workshops, swap quarters, hold demonstrations and attend conferences. The purpose of the Foothills Quilters Guild is to preserve and promote the art of quilting and to provide opportunities for learning and sharing ideas. They also do good in the community. […]

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Unlike Biden’s, the course responsible for the Heritage Foundation’s budget plan charts for America

President Joe Biden’s irresponsible fiscal policies are hurting American families. Inflation reached 8.5% in July, a rate not seen since 1981. Prices for things families need, such as gas, groceries and household basics, have risen since Biden signed his bill into law. American Rescue Plan Act inflationary spending of $1.9 trillion in March 2021. There […]

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Montevideo community mobilizes to support rural Montessori school – West Central Tribune

MONTEVIDEO – Koreen Drexler Thompson opened Wildwood Montessori School in her Montevideo home more than six years ago in hopes of providing children with the education that can help them grow into thoughtful and engaged citizens capable of changing the world. world. Thanks to a large number of committed adults in Montevideo, this opportunity remains, […]

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Generous donation leads to funding critical sepsis research

Professor Christopher McDevitt of the University of Melbourne, head of laboratory at the Doherty Institute, received a competition Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund (VMRAF) grant to continue his research on breaking bacterial resistance to antibiotics in the treatment of sepsis. Sepsis is an overwhelming inflammatory response of the body to an infection which, if not […]

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Creating a Culture of Art Therapy | News, Sports, Jobs

YOUNGSTOWN — The Ryan Giambattista HELMS Foundation will significantly expand its Ryan Giambattista Art Therapy Program thanks to an outpouring of $127,500 in grants from several local organizations. With increased funding, President Terri DiGennaro seeks to expand the culture of art therapy to adults, seniors and youth in Youngstown. The grants will be […]

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Your Community Foundation Connection: Make an impact for your favorite nonprofit with a designated fund |

Did you know you can guarantee that the nonprofits you care about receive support, forever, through a designated fund at the Henry County Community Foundation? A designated fund is exactly what it sounds like. You, the donor, designate which organization(s) you wish to support. The Foundation invests your donations and grants a portion of the […]

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Endowments, foundations and health systems turn to private equity for macro reasons

In the face of rising interest rates, war in Ukraine and other macro risks, investors in endowments, foundations and healthcare maintain a view of risk and plan to increase their allocations in private equity this year, according to a survey by black rock and Coalition Greenwich, a division of S&P Global’s CRISIL analytics business. “Inflation […]

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Darlington, The NASCAR Foundation, Martin Truex Jr. Foundation Paint Pit Wall Teal & Gold for Childhood & Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Image of Darlington Racecourse. Darlington Raceway, the NASCAR Foundation and the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation (MTJF) and members of the local community have come together to paint the jump pit wall teal and gold for September to recognize the Month of the childhood and ovarian cancer awareness. “Thank you to the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation […]

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St. Clair County Community Foundation Suspends Reverse Scholarship

Paying off his student loans meant Andrew Kercher could buy his dream home in his hometown of Port Huron, a historic home on Military Street. This sale came in the blink of an eye as the world shut down for the COVID-19 pandemic just days after the final sale. Kercher was the 2019 recipient of […]

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The Somerset charity has received a Maximus Foundation grant to fund job support

MAXIMUS Foundation UK, the not-for-profit arm of Maximus, has awarded a grant of £2,500 to SWALLOW to boost the charity’s employment support for people with learning difficulties. The charity, based in Westfield, helps teenagers and adults to live independently through education, work opportunities and healthcare support. The donation is part of the Foundation’s latest series […]

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Community First Fund Receives $2.25 Million Grant From The Truist Foundation To Launch Support Fund For Minority-Owned Small Business Owners

Published 19 minutes ago Proposed by Truist PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 29, 2022 /CSRwire/ — The Truist Foundation today announced a $2.25 million commitment to Community First Fund, a nonprofit community development financial institution (CDFI) dedicated to aligning the capital on social justice. The grant will help launch Community First Fund’s Economic Justice Fund (EJFund) which will […]

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Barancik Foundation Board Approves $8 Million Grant

The Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation recently approved $8 million in grants for affordable housing, social services and projects involving environmental sustainability, bringing the foundation’s total investment in the region to more than $105 million since 2014. Grants include: • $1 million for Child Safety Coalition to support the construction of a new youth shelter […]

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News Briefs – Lake County Record-Bee

LAKE COUNTY Lake County Fair Foundation Animal Program Returns The Lake County Fair Foundation works year-round to raise funds for fairground improvement projects and has found unique ways to raise funds, including auctioning off an animal at the county fair. The Lake County Fair Foundation animal program was created when a generous 4-H member, Erica […]

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Highland Park Community Foundation Releases Grant Guidelines for Victims of July 4 Parade Massacre

The Highland Park Community Foundation will provide grants to victims of the 4th of July Parade Massacre or their families and will also donate money to non-profit organizations helping others who have suffered, September 7 being the date limit for filing complaints. The foundation, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, is well known in […]

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NBRC awards over $1 million to local projects | News, Sports, Jobs

LAKE PLACID — The Adirondack Mountain Club is now better prepared financially to begin renovations to the ADK Visitor Center after receiving a federal grant of more than $300,000 on Wednesday. The Northern Boundary Regional Commission’s $4.1 million grant package also allocated $350,000 to Historic Saranac Lake to rehabilitate the historic Trudeau Building […]

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The Second Chance project receives a grant from the DTE Foundation

The DTE Foundation recently awarded a $10,000 grant to the Second Chance Monroe Project. The funds will be used to support the workforce training efforts of the Second Chance Project. In June 2019, DTE also donated $10,000 to the organization. “We are extremely grateful to DTE for their support,” said Marji McIntyre, executive director and […]

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MacKenzie Scott’s Total Donations Nearly $12.7 Billion – So Far

MacKenzie Scott has given nearly $12.7 billion in charitable donations since 2020, including 11 donations totaling $303.4 million that have been made public since early April, according to a the Chronicle pointing. Scott’s largest donation announced since April went to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. The national youth mentoring charity received $122.6 million from […]

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Warren graduate receives Hearts scholarship for Emma Partner Fund

Warren The Sharing Network Foundation’s Hearts for Emma Partner Fund awarded a scholarship to Mia Kolb of Warren for her passion and dedication to raising awareness for organ and tissue donation. Kolb received his scholarship at the NJ Sharing Network headquarters in New Providence during a ceremony with his family members at the Landscape of […]

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YCF is now accepting grant applications

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Your Community Foundation for North Central West Virginia Incorporation (YCF) is now excluding grant applications from nonprofit organizations for these grant programs: Taylor County Charitable Interest Fund, Women’s Giving Circle of North Central West Virginia, and the Stephen D. Tanner Children’s Interest Fund. Nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply for grants […]

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Russian Alexei Navalny Launches International Anti-Corruption Fund – The Organization for World Peace

A year after his Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK) was declared extremist by the Kremlin, Alexei Navalny, a longtime critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has created a new international anti-corruption fund. It’s somewhat unclear if this is a new concept or if it’s a rebranding of the original foundation, formulated to avoid re-arrest. Navalny is a […]

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New Seattle Foundation President and CEO Alesha Washington Pursues Goals of Advancing Equity

by Veehua In May 2022, Alesha Washington became the new President and CEO of the Seattle Foundation, one of the nation’s largest community foundations. Washington comes with expertise from her most recent role as Program Director for Vibrant Neighborhoods and the Inclusive Economy at the George Gund Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio, where she led her […]

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New UH student-run venture capital fund announces first investments

Lauren Pierce and Spencer VanDerKamp of Reeler. A seed investment group run by students, the Calvin Shindo Student Venture Fund at the University of Hawaii in Mānoa, announced its first-ever strategic investments totaling $20,000 in Hohonu and Windercompanies created by uh faculty member and alumni. Reeler connects small anglers directly to consumers through its mobile […]

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Cardinal Services Receives Working Together Grant for Workforce Collaboration Project

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 8:20 PM Cardinal Services Executive Director Vickie Lootens accepts the Working Together Grant from Kosciusko County Community Foundation Director Stephanie Overbey. Photo provided. Cardinal Services recently received a $167,895 grant through the Kosciusko County Community Foundation’s Working Together Fund for equipment and operating expenses related to Cardinal […]

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Coalition requests TIF funding | Republic News

John M. Burnet The Community Education Coalition will receive $3 million in Regional Economic Acceleration and Development Initiative (READI) funding for two campus projects and is seeking tax increment funding to further support one of these initiatives. The coalition plans to request $100,000 from the Columbus Redevelopment Commission at its September meeting to help fund […]

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Legal battle looms over historic Coltrane House as Coltrane’s sons seek ownership

Community activists, history advocates and jazz fans have pondered for years what the future might hold for the historic, but deteriorating, John Coltrane House in Philadelphia’s Strawberry Mansion neighborhood. Coltrane, one of the world’s most acclaimed jazz saxophonists, purchased the house at 1511 N. 33rd St. across from Fairmount Park in 1952. He bought the […]

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MacKenzie Scott donates $55 million to affordable housing efforts in Los Angeles

An overview of notable donations compiled by the The Chronicle: California Community Foundation Billionaire philanthropist and novelist MacKenzie Scott has donated two Beverly Hills homes together worth around $55 million to support affordable housing and immigration programs in the Los Angeles area. Organization officials plan to sell the two homes and, under Scott’s instructions, will […]

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A boy’s lemonade stand raises money for a memorial scholarship fund

Nolan Brown helps a grieving family create a lasting memory with a little help from thirsty and very generous customers. DARIEN CENTER, NY – If you’re driving through Western New York this summer, you’re bound to see a lemonade stand or two. While most kids might hope to sell a few mugs for a little […]

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Saint Joseph London Foundation Receives Over $600,000 for Safe Child Initiative | Community

LONDON – The Saint Joseph London Foundation, on behalf of Saint Joseph London, has received a $607,726 grant from the CommonSpirit Health Mission and Ministry Fund to help equip local parents and guardians with healthy parenting skills, thereby reducing risk factors of child abuse and neglect. . The grant will support Saint Joseph London’s Safe […]

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A look at ‘The Lucky 13’ dogs who were rescued in an animal cruelty case

TOLLAND, CT (WFSB) – The owner of a K9 training facility has been furloughed after 31 dogs had to be rescued there. Channel 3 has received an exclusive rescue dog update. Some of the dogs that survived the Black Rock Canine Training Center in Naugatuck are on their way to new homes in different police […]

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Zhangzhou CC & TSPM Announce Donation Initiative for Daily Fund

The municipal CC&TSPM of Zhangzhou in southeast China’s coastal province of Fujian released a proposal to contribute to its daily fund, detailing the development of the ministries over the previous year. The August 10 announcement read, “Although all churches in the city have contributed to the municipal CC&TSPM each year on the Sabbath or Sunday […]

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Kennebunk High School Sports Complex Project Receives $75,000 Donation

KENNEBUNK, Maine – A generous gift from a local foundation has put RSU 21 above its fundraising efforts for the construction of the new sports complex at Kennebunk High School. Fresh out of their annual whipball competition on July 30, The Tommy McNamara Charitable Foundation (TMCF) recently announced that he was donating $75,000 to the […]

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Eight Purdue researchers awarded $470,000 to boost market appeal of their work

Trask Innovation Fund, Proof of Concept Fund fund projects to improve food packaging, antibacterial therapies, machine learning and battery technology WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Creating breakthrough inventions to improve lives takes more than an idea: it takes research and development, which involves funding. Two funds from Purdue University help researchers take these R&D steps. Eight […]

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Local non-profit organizes diaper drive in August

The Early Years Collaboration is holding a diaper drive throughout August and is reaching out to the community for help. The Collaboration, an Oak Park-based nonprofit that strives to connect families with children under 5 with resources, collects size 1 and 2 baby diapers and white coveralls for toddlers – small children from 18 months […]

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Houston oncologist discusses advances in breast cancer treatment

The singer and actress was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992. HOUSTON — After a 30-year battle with breast cancer, Olivia Newton John died Aug. 8. She was 73 years old. announcing his death, her husband wrote“Olivia has been a beacon of triumphs and hope for over 30 years, sharing her journey with breast […]

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As Opioid Money Begins To Roll In, Stakeholders Continue To Create Special Fund | New

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Foundation awards over $8,000 in grants to HSSD

The Hot Springs Public Schools Education Foundation recently offered 20 Enrichment Grants, totaling $8,350, to Hot Springs School District staff members to help fund specific classroom needs for the upcoming school year. The foundation, a 501(c)(3) corporation established in 2017 by Chairman Q. Byrum Hurst, was created to “empower and support public school students and […]

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Your Community Foundation Connection: Agency Funds Provide Stable Foundation for Nonprofits | New

Our community is a better place because of our nonprofit organizations. Whether they meet the basic needs of our most vulnerable, help us be healthier through activities, or develop arts and culture for the community, we are better off because of their work. But this work is not easy. A typical employee of a nonprofit […]

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Community Foundation Funds Award $35,000 in scholarships

The Loudoun and North Fauquier Counties Community Foundation has awarded $35,000 in 2022 scholarships. Loudoun County High School graduate Kaitlin Vasquez received a $6,220 scholarship from Stowers County Loudoun High School to attend George Mason University. Freedom High School graduate Caroline Caton received $1,000 from the Debbie Settle Scholarship Foundation to attend the University of […]

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Lexington boy to raise money for fund honoring Croswell-Lexington teacher

Debbie Martin touched many lives during her years as a math teacher at Croswell-Lexington Middle School. Now, after her death, the community has the opportunity to continue her legacy by helping other Croswell-Lexington teachers and students achieve their goals through the Debbie Martin Teacher Fund. Established by his family in January through the Sanilac County […]

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The APENFT Foundation has announced the second call for its $100 million Art Dream Fund.

Singapore, Singapore, August 2, 2022, Chainwire APENFT The Foundation announces that the second call for its $100 million Art Dream Fund will launch on August 1 and registration will close on October 30. The theme of this year’s call is “The post-human era”. This theme seeks to explore whether the future of humanity can transcend […]

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Ceremony for Kolison finalized at SUNY | News, Sports, Jobs

Stephen Kolison The State University of New York at Fredonia has announced the pandemic-delayed inauguration of Stephen H. Kolison, Jr., Ph.D. as the university’s 14th president. The ceremony will take place on Friday, September 9 at 1 p.m. at the King Concert Hall. Kolison began his term as President of SUNY […]

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Inspirational Speakers and Coaches Featured at TPHS Foundation Youth Summer Speed ​​Camp

Captain Sarah Bettencourt (USMC, retired) came to Torrey Pines High School on July 11 to engage 105 young athletes ages 8-17 on the importance of having a positive attitude and mindset to mentally overcome challenges physical. “You can achieve and accomplish just about anything if you say you can.” Bettencourt was training as a helicopter […]

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Western Flyer Foundation names executive director – Monterey Herald

The Western Flyer Foundation has named its first executive director who will oversee the administrative role of the famous fishing vessel’s new future as a scientific research vessel and educational classroom. Sherry Flumerfelt started her new job on July 5, working from her home in Pacific Grove. She has 20 years of experience in starting […]

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Kazakh leader’s charity sues non-profit investigative journalist

A Kazakhstan charity named in honor of that country’s former president has sued a nonprofit investigative journalism organization for defamation, saying its story tracing the assets that make up the multi-billion dollar fortune dollars from Nursultan Nazarbayev defamed her. BALTIMORE (CN) — A Kazakhstan charity named in honor of that county’s former president has sued […]

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City Council Sued Over HUD Funding | Greene County

CAIRO — The city of Cairo and four city council members are named as defendants in a lawsuit related to the city’s disbursement of a US Department of Housing and Urban Development grant. At a March 7 meeting, the city council voted 4-0 to distribute $50,000 in HUD grants to the Cairo Development Foundation, with […]

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John Brothers | Maryland Daily Record

John Brothers PresidentT. Rowe Price Foundation As a child, John Brothers grew up in poverty. Now he manages the philanthropic giving practices of the T. Rowe Price Foundation. Brothers’ journey began in his local community, where he worked as a community organizer and family case manager in urban neighborhoods throughout the Midwest. Her work early […]

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The chip finance bill staggers to the finish line

A Senate vote on Tuesday set up the latest version of congressional efforts to fund domestic chip manufacturing for final approval Wednesday morning and likely, but not certain, passage through the House by the weekend. Yes, but: Congress has been deadlocked on this issue for over a year now, and has only reached this point […]

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Melina Commemorated with Fundraiser | News, Sports, Jobs

Melina Edenfield CANFIELD — The Edenfield family continues to choose joy. They will do it again with the third annual Choose Joy for Melina fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Canfield Green in aid of pediatric brain cancer research. Sponsored by the Melina Michelle Edenfield Foundation, the joy […]

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Nonprofit Gets $190,000 Grant to Continue Fighting Truancy at Caddo Schools

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) – There was a time when an average of 4,000 Caddo Public School students were truant each year. Some of these cases have been resolved with an apology like a doctor’s note, but hundreds of these cases have not been resolved. Then, the School Absenteeism Assessment Services Center was set up in […]

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Westminster St. Augustine resident donates $100,000 for scholarships

World Golf Village resident Winston Allen, 92, has won many victories in his life, and now he’s helping others do the same. “In a small way, I want to help law enforcement,” he said. Allen is a former triathlete and federal law enforcement officer who donated $100,000 to create a scholarship fund for those interested […]

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Arkansas National Guard Foundation breaks fundraising agreement with state senator’s wife

Citing financial reasons, the Arkansas National Guard Foundation has terminated its fundraising advisory agreement with Catherine Johnson, the wife of State Sen. Mark Johnson, R-Ferndale, the executive director of the foundation. Foundation executive director Damon Cluck said “we couldn’t fund the programs we put in place and his contract indefinitely.” Catherine Johnson has received $70,000 […]

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BasBlue launches a foundation to support entrepreneurs in Detroit

Women’s and non-binary organization BasBlue has launched two scholarship programs for entrepreneurs to access capital and business incubation. The scholarship programs are part of the new BasBlue Foundation, and so far the organization has raised $600,000 for the fund. The foundation had an initial goal of raising $2 million by the end of 2023, and […]

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Hockey Canada drops sexual assault reserve fund

Comment this story Comment As the fallout from Hockey Canada’s handling of an alleged sexual assault continues, the organization said Wednesday it will stop using a fund raised from youth registration fees to pay settlements in cases involving allegations of sexual assault. “Hockey Canada recognizes that we have a lot of work to do to […]

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Henderson County News: Nonprofit leaders plead for $2 million in ARP funds

Nonprofit leaders plead for $2 million in ARP funds By Lightning Reports, Posted: July 20, 2022 Leaders of Hendersonville’s two largest apex charities argued before the Board of Commissioners on Wednesday that the mission of the strong nonprofit community here aligns closely with the goals of the US bailout and that these agencies could effectively […]

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California Community Foundation provides $7.8 million for school programs – NBC Los Angeles

The California Community Foundation will provide more than $7.8 million in funding to 108 student programs through the Los Angeles County Summer Learning Initiative, the organization announced Monday. The funds will benefit more than 136,000 students in Los Angeles County, including 86,000 students over the next three months, thanks to three major gifts to CFF […]

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City creates fund to boost ‘green’ beauty industry

A special fund to promote low-carbon awareness in beauty products through the creation of a science-based rating and labeling system was announced on Monday. It is part of the city’s strategy to reduce carbon emissions and is expected to drive the sustainable upgrading of China’s beauty industry. As the first public welfare fund in the […]

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Residents are graduates of the Leadership Academy

A group of 27 Connecticut residents graduated from Connecticut Professionals’ Leadership Academy 2022, a program designed to strengthen leadership skills, develop and build relationships, and create a community of collaborative professional services. This landmark program brings together professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds, including accounting and finance, law, insurance and architecture, according to […]

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Grant will help North Conway service dog organization grow

Dog training assistance dogs who are in training, with their volunteer handlers, during a recent outing to Ledge Brewery in Intervale. A grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation will allow the North Conway-based nonprofit to expand its services. Photo/Courtesy of Assistance Canine Training Services NORTH CONWAY, NH – Assistance Canine Training Services will be […]

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Tineses, Mayers receive the honors of the Fair

By Shari Friedel The Grant Tribune-Sentinelle Tom and Barb Tines of Venango have been selected as Perkins County Fair Parade Grand Marshals for 2022. The Tines have lived in the small town of Venango for 42 years and have witnessed many changes over the past four decades. Barb, originally from Ravenna, and Tom from Bartley, […]

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Skinny Dip Day raises funds for fistula repairs

GUNNISON BEACH – The primary goals of Skinny Swim Day are: (1) to get people to EXPERIENCE body acceptance; (2) to CURE women whose bodies have been hurt and shamed in birth trauma (via fundraising for one of the world’s most reputable charities, the Fistula Foundation), according to Thomas Francine of Woodbridge, organizer of the […]

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Federal conservation funding under siege

Freedman Out of greed or indifference, almost from the moment people discovered how unusual and beautiful America was, some sought to develop it, disfigure it, destroy its lands and waters, and wipe out wildlife. . It was almost miraculous that far-sighted individuals successfully fought for the kind of preservation and protection that saved us from […]

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Pontiac-based Grace Centers of Hope raises $99,000 in donations; United Way announces Racial Equity Fund grants – The Oakland Press

Grace Centers of Hope, based in Pontiac, announced that it raised more than $99,000 in community donations during a recent fundraising campaign. Fundraising efforts were aided by a $10,000 matching grant challenge from Madison Heights-based CAPS Remodeling held in May. This is the second year that CAPS has helped raise funds for the Pontiac-based nonprofit, […]

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How to Lay the Foundation for Corporate Philanthropy in the Workplace

Are you ready to step up your company’s philanthropic efforts? There are a few signs that this might be the right time: you have the money, you’ve identified a need, and it aligns with your company’s mission. Benefits? Beyond the feel-good vibes, there are many other positive and meaningful benefits to engaging in corporate philanthropy. […]

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Cody Mural Project Receives Grant Funds | Local News

Cody City Council has authorized Mayor Matt Hall and Council Chairwoman Diane Ballard to sign an agreement between the City of Cody and the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund for a Cody Mural Project Grant. The Cody Public Art Committee submitted a grant application on behalf of the City of Cody for $22,440, but received $17,640 […]

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(BPRW) Goldman Sachs One Million Black Women Announces 50 Black Women’s Impact Grant Recipients to Scale Black Women-Led Nonprofits | Press Releases

(BPRW) Goldman Sachs One Million Black Women Announces 50 Black Women’s Impact Grant Recipients to Scale Black Women-Led Nonprofits (Black PR Wire) NEW YORK, NY – The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE: GS) announced 50 recipients of the Black Women Impact Grant Program, part of its A million black women initiative, to fund non-profit organizations […]

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People at the heart of Marion Community Foundation

A family reunion is how Marion Community Foundation President and CEO Dean Jacob called a recent reception after the organization’s annual meeting. Jacob addressed the gathering of nearly 200 people, sharing his “state of the organization” and welcoming the four newly elected board members. “This gathering is the family of the Marion Community Foundation,” he […]

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Venable donates attorney’s fees to help exonerates join society

By Tracey Read | July 8, 2022, 8:03 p.m. EDT · Listen to the article Your browser does not support the audio element. Since 2008, Venable LLP has worked with the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project to free five Washington, DC men who collectively spent more than 100 years in prison for murders they did not commit. […]

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Philly program will replace broken water heaters

The new fund’s income eligibility limit is designed to grab homeowners who don’t qualify for other utility or home repair assistance programs with lower limits. “I raised that threshold 300% to get what we call ‘rock and a hard place’ people, who are supposed to make too much money,” Luxton said. “But the reality is […]

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PLDT, Smart and MVP Sports Foundation Support POC Incentive Trust Fund for National Athletes

PLDT Inc., its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) and the MVP Sports Foundation (MVPSF) support the decision of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) to establish a trust fund for successful national athletes medals in the Olympic Games, the Southeast Asian Games and the Asian Games. Hidilyn Diaz Following Team Philippines’ successful performance at this […]

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Texas A&M-San Antonio Foundation receives $2.1 million grant

SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M-San Antonio Foundation has received a $2.1 million grant that will provide financial support for 15 students, university officials announced at a press conference Wednesday. The Hector and Gloria López Foundation grant will fund tuition and remaining fees after federal Pell Grants and other financial support for up to five […]

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Brian Sheth and the Sheth Sangreal Foundation continue to support conservation around the world | brand voice

Details When we think about what it really means to sustain all life on Earth, the very concept can be overwhelming. With so many potential directions, how is it possible to choose the right ones? The most common advice these days is that people think globally and act locally. However, there are people who can […]

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Token aims to raise funds for algae biomass protein farms

Algaecoin is an asset-backed token that wants to help fund sustainable algae projects. The world now has its first blockchain-based algae biomass project. It is built on the Tezos blockchain, which is energy efficient. Sustainable Impact Token (SIT) aims to develop, build and operate algae biomass farms. SIT says they will use blockchain technology to […]

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Fund established for families of three police officers who died in Floyd County last week shot in the line of duty

By Mark Maynardkentucky today PRESTONSBURG — As this small eastern Kentucky community grapples with the aftermath of a shooting that claimed the lives of three police officers last week, a fund has been established to help the families of the fallen police officers. Donations can be made to the Floyd County Community Foundation at http://bit.ly/FloydCF. […]

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Terra State Obtains Federal Grant for Electricity Programs

FREMONT — Terra State Community College has received more than $300,000 in federal funds that will go toward its industrial electrical program, a college administrator said Wednesday. U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, announced earlier this week that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Terra State Community College a $349,535 grant to fund a business […]

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Community Grants Available in Currituck and Dare Counties – The Coastland Times

The Currituck-Dare Community Foundation (CDCF) and the Currituck-Dare Women’s Fund will begin accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations that meet the needs of the local community. The CDCF will make grants from its Community Grant Fund to nonprofit organizations serving Currituck and Dare counties. Grants generally range from $500 to $1,000. The Currituck-Dare Women’s Fund […]

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Wild Rivers Community, Humboldt Area Foundation awards $36,000 to local summer youth programs | Wild Rivers Outpost

Jessica Cejnar Andrews / Today at 9:46 Wild Rivers Community, Humboldt Area Foundation awards $36,000 to local summer youth programs Summer activities for youth abound in Humboldt, Del Norte and Curry counties – and many of these programs have received mini-grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 from the Humboldt Area Foundation and the Wild […]

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World Bank Board Approves New Fund for Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness and Response (PPR)

The devastating human, economic and social cost of COVID-19 has highlighted the urgent need for coordinated action to strengthen health systems and mobilize additional resources for disaster prevention, preparedness and response (PPR). pandemic. The Board of Directors of the World Bank today approved the establishment of a Financial Intermediary Fund (FIF) that will finance critical […]

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$100,000 global grant launches agricultural loan program in Ukraine

Farm owned by a credit union member who benefited from the CAP project in 2017. (Photo credit: WOCCU) The Worldwide Foundation for Credit Union (WFCU) on Wednesday unveiled a $100,000 grant package to provide targeted assistance to Ukrainian farmers as the country grapples with a growing food security crisis caused by the ongoing war in […]

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Berks YMCA offers mental health first aid training

In response to the national mental health crisis, the YMCA of Reading and Berks County is now offering mental health first aid training for youth, the YMCA announced in a news release Tuesday. Start-up funds for the program were provided by the Berks County Community Foundation Home Health Care Foundation Fund. The skills-based course teaches […]