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March 18, 2013

Maddon’s wife to help pet charity in cross-country trek – MLB.com

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 Maddons wife to help pet charity in cross country trek   MLB.com
Maddon's wife to help pet charity in cross-country trek
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Once Jaye figured out the logistics of her trip, she thought about the possibility of turning her trip into a charity event for the Pet-Pal Animal Shelter. "They do great work," Jaye said. "I'm looking forward to the trip," Jaye said. "It's not


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Boilermaker helps Food Bank of CNY with charity bibs – YNN

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 Boilermaker helps Food Bank of CNY with charity bibs   YNN
Boilermaker helps Food Bank of CNY with charity bibs
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UTICA, N.Y. — Runners looking to participate in this year's sold out Boilermaker can do so by helping feed the hungry in our community. The Food Bank of Central New York has been allotted 20 charity bibs under a new program. For a minimum donation of

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March 12, 2013

How to pick the charity that’s right for you

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Ted Talks

Dan Pallotta created two huge charity initiatives — AIDS Rides bicycle journeys and Breast Cancer 3-Day events. These initiatives raised $108 million for HIV/AIDS and $194 million for breast cancer. Both had their best years in 2002 … and then Pallotta’s nonprofit went out of business.

In the final session of TED2013, Pallotta shares why that happened: Major sponsors pulled out following a slew of bad press over the idea that his organization was investing 40% of their gross into recruitment and customer service. The backlash came from our basic — and wrong — cultural understanding of charity.

“What we know about charity and the nonprofit sector is undermining the causes we believe in and our desire to change the world,” says Pallotta. We expect businesses and nonprofits to use “two separate rulebooks,” he suggests.

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I want people to consider themselves a philanthropist no matter how much or how little they are giving. Even if you are giving $25, you are still a philanthropist. I advise people to figure out what cause they want to have an impact on, and take time doing research to find out the organization they feel is doing the best work on that problem. Then, make them your charitable partner for life. Continue to follow their progress, continue to learn about them, and continue to invest in them. You make a lot of inquiries before you buy a car or before you cast your vote for president – do the same thing before you cast your vote for a charity with your contribution.

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Charity settlement over abuse slurs – MSN NZ News

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 Charity settlement over abuse slurs   MSN NZ News
Charity settlement over abuse slurs
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Mr Monbiot, who currently has nearly 65,000 Twitter followers and said he had more than 55,000 when he made the false claims on the microblogging site in November, added that he was looking to work with children's and environmental charities.

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March 11, 2013

Looking for a charity partner?!?! | Road Warriors Blog

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Looking for a charity partner to run on a team with for the Fifth Third Riverbank Run?!? Look no further, Ronald McDonald House of West Michigan is the place to be! I have been getting to watch the Ronald McDonald House
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Charity football falls foul of search by – Gazette Live

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 Charity football falls foul of search by   Gazette Live
Charity football falls foul of search by
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CUSTOMS officers have slashed open a charity football designed especially for a match in memory of a mum and daughter who lost their lives in a road smash. A ball created for a charity football game to raise money for the Jo and Mya Memorial Fund has

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March 8, 2013

Surviving against the odds | Lifeline blog – Great Ormond Street …

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She had a one-to-one nurse looking after her who was fantastic, explaining everything, but it was hard to take it all in. Jasmine RBC Race for the Kids 2012 in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity. Visit our
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Looking for a charity partner?!?! | Road Warriors Blog

Category: Looking For A Charity – Tags: – charityfinder 6:57 pm

Looking for a charity partner to run on a team with for the Fifth Third Riverbank Run?!? Look no further, Ronald McDonald House of West Michigan is the place to be! I have been getting to watch the Ronald McDonald House
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Circle K prime choice for U.’s charity program – RU Daily Targum

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 Circle K prime choice for U.s charity program   RU Daily Targum
Circle K prime choice for U.'s charity program
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Circle K is looking to raise $2,000 from the Meal Swipes for Charity program, which could vaccinate 1,100 mothers, he said. About 10.8 percent of profits help run the company — the rest goes toward vaccinations and the costly task of sending


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March 4, 2013

Working for a big charity – Vodafone – World of Difference

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We've been talking to Oxfam's Jane Cotton to get the inside scoop on what it takes to get a job for one of the world's biggest charities. “The first thing anybody should think about when they're looking at jobs is transferrable
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