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  • How to avoid Cyber Monday scams, hidden fees

    How to avoid Cyber Monday scams, hidden fees
    Brick-and-mortar retailers aren't the only ones having all the fun this holiday shopping season. Cyber Monday — the Monday right after Thanksgiving when online retailers offer exclusive promotions — is gaining momentum every year as shoppers...
  • Altruistic for the holidays: Five steps to great charitable giving

    Altruistic for the holidays: Five steps to great charitable giving
    Great gift giving is all about finding that perfect something that will be meaningful for a friend or loved one. When you find the perfect gift, you just know it. Great charitable giving intensifies these good feelings with a layer of life-changing...
  • How to be a smart donor

    It's that time of year when lots of charities are on the corner ringing their bells and asking you to open your wallet. As our nation climbs slowly out of recession, 2014 is expected by some observers to set new records for charitable donations. The poor...
  • High school program gives students a taste of philanthropy

    High school program gives students a taste of philanthropy
    Karina Donayre, a senior at Oak Park and River Forest High School, hopes someday to work for the United Nations and says learning more about philanthropy is preparing her for that role.. Donayre is part of the Future Philanthropists Program, which she...
  • Koch-backed group sues Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris over donor list

    A nonprofit charitable group backed by conservative mega-donors David and Charles Koch has sued Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris for seeking the names and addresses of the group's donors. The Americans for Prosperity Foundation filed a federal lawsuit in Los...
  • Children learn the spirit of philanthropy

    Children learn the spirit of philanthropy
    It's always said that charity begins at home. But in Boynton Beach now it also begins in preschool. Throughout the month, students at The Learning Experience, a child development center, are being taught lessons on selflessness and giving as part of its...
  • Pulse: 'Camelot' star, Yorkville big band, Habitat for Humanity, Giving Tuesday

    Pulse: 'Camelot' star, Yorkville big band, Habitat for Humanity, Giving Tuesday
    Aurora Knight Local man in Drury Lane’s ‘Camelot’ Henry McGinniss’ interest in theater was sparked by his grandma, who took him to community theater productions as a child. Despite his early interest, McGinniss did not seriously...
  • Local nonprofits join national Giving Tuesday campaign

    The YWCA, Marklund Home and Open Door Clinic are a few of the 600 organizations joining #ILGiveBig on Giving Tuesday, a day focused on helping nonprofits and the causes they support. Cities around the country are organizing their own day, but it’...
  • Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses

    CHRISTA WARD has been named vice president of account services at Allebach Communications in Souderton. Ward has more than 12 years of experience in marketing and has worked for Lambesis, an ad agency in San Diego, Calif. She has also worked for Al Paul...
  • SOS shares provisions with community

    SOS shares provisions with community
    Share Our Selves was a frenzy of activity Wednesday morning, as local families and the homeless visited the nonprofit to accept food for Thanksgiving. The Costa Mesa-based organization, founded 44 years ago, annually prepares meals for the holiday...
  • Ondra-Huyett wins Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. award and other company news

    Ondra-Huyett wins award The Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. honored Ondra-Huyett of Allentown with the 2014 Merit Construction Award of Excellence for its renovation work at the Good Shepherd Long Term Care...