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  • Philathropy shouldn't buy you advertising at a school

    To the editor: There is nothing new about naming rights; just look around: Ahmanson, Dorothy Chandler, Mark Taper and Wallis Annenberg. The list is endless. So why the fuss over real estate agent Michael Libow's contributions to Beverly Hills public...
  • Subaru aims for $15 million during Share the Love event

    The seventh annual Subaru Share the Love Event is continuing at Faulkner Subaru. ┬áDuring the fundraiser, which started Nov. 20, Subaru will donate $250 to the customer’s choice of one of five participating charities for any new 2014 or 2015 Subaru...
  • A critical look at the 'citizenship' of U.S. corporations

    To the editor: There is a distinct difference between a corporation and a philanthropic organization. While a corporation's core objective is to enhance its shareholders' value, a philanthropic organization's value lies in fulfillment of a range of its...
  • Who are America's most generous philanthropists?

    Who are America's most generous philanthropists?
    If you're the CEO of a charitable foundation or nonprofit organization, we have a little advice for you: Be very, very nice to young tech-industry entrepreneurs. As a group, they're quickly become the biggest force in philanthropy. This week, the latest...
  • Teen philanthropist says money isn't the key to helping

    You don't have to be rich to be a philanthropist say leaders of local nonprofit organizations in Winnetka and Evanston. In fact, they say, you don't even have to have a high school diploma. Alec McKenna, a 17-year-old senior at New Trier High School, has...
  • Winer to lecture about Ethiopian Jews

    Winer to lecture about Ethiopian Jews
    Rabbi Mark Winer, Ph.D. — an international interfaith scholar and leader who played a crucial role in the airlift of Ethiopian Jews from Ethiopia to Israel — will give a lecture titled "Let My People Go: Ethiopian Exodus" at 3 p.m. on Sunday,...
  • Teaching your kids to give

    Teaching your kids to give
    While raising kids has never been easy, it can be one of the most rewarding things that some people do -- especially when children grow up to be productive, contributing members to society, and that includes knowing how to give back and enrich the...
  • Kandy Kane Ball brings the toys for Chicago Children's Charities

    Kandy Kane Ball brings the toys for Chicago Children's Charities
    For the 12th annual Kandy Kane Ball, over 800 holiday revelers showed up at Joe's Bar Chicago with toys in hand to donate to Chicago Children's Charities, the evening's beneficiary. Described as the city's largest private toy drive by event organizers,...
  • Emanuel's donors respond

    Emanuel's donors respond
    Here are responses to questions about campaign contributions from some of those on the list of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's top political donors. JMB companies "In 2010, I, Neil Bluhm, joined many other business and civic leaders in financially supporting...
  • Great Charity Challenge on track to exceed fundraising goal

    Great Charity Challenge on track to exceed fundraising goal
    During Wellington's annual Winterfest at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, which took place Dec. 6, more than 400 Palm Beach County charities applied for the chance to participate in the 2015 Great Charity Challenge presented by Fidelity...
  • Margaret Lorraine SpragueJuly 24, 1920 - January 3, 2015

    Margaret Lorraine Sprague<br/>July 24, 1920 - January 3, 2015
    Margaret Lorraine Sprague passed away peacefully on January 3rd, 2015 in her Corona Del Mar, CA home. Margaret, known as Peggie to her many friends, was born in Porterville, CA on July 24th, 1920. She was a dynamic and generous woman, well known for her...