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Charity

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  • A less-than-charitable view of a Cars 4 Causes donation

    You've got an old car you'd like to unload, and the deal sounds pretty good: Donate it to an agency that handles all the paperwork, get a tax deduction and support a good cause. It all made sense to Richard Olivier of Chatsworth, whose Canoga Park...
  • Foreign governments gave millions to foundation while Clinton was at State Dept.

    Foreign governments gave millions to foundation while Clinton was at State Dept.
    The Clinton Foundation accepted millions of dollars from seven foreign governments during Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state, including one donation that violated its ethics agreement with the Obama administration, foundation...
  • Give it a go

    It's a giving thing. Oh, I know this isn't the first time I've asked you to pry open that wallet and hand over some of what's inside, without getting any goods or services in return. It probably won't be the last. I don't ask if it's not important....
  • Will younger generation shake things up at Central Florida charities?

    Will younger generation shake things up at Central Florida charities?
    A new, younger crop of top executives is taking over leadership at many of Central Florida's key nonprofit organizations — from the American Red Cross to the YMCA — in a reflection of the improving economy and baby boomers' hitting...
  • Geneva student's Hear the Cheers campaign to kick off in March

    Geneva student's Hear the Cheers campaign to kick off in March
    Ian Hanson, a freshman at Geneva High School, plays football in the fall, basketball in the winter and baseball in the spring. He shoots a couple rounds of outdoor hockey with his friends on the weekends. And, like most high schoolers, he somehow...
  • Bid, bid, bid for the home team (jerseys) nets success for Lehigh Valley Phantoms, IronPigs

    At the end of the seventh inning for six Triple-A Lehigh Valley IronPigs home games a season, employees working the jersey auction tables on the Coca-Cola Park concourse once had to do their best WWE imitations. They had to wrestle clipboards and pens...
  • Newport Aquarium foundation receives gift for trips, classes

    A northern Kentucky entertainment center has given $10,000 to Newport Aquarium's nonprofit partner foundation, providing funds that will allow underprivileged schoolchildren to visit the aquarium and take marine biology classes. The aquarium and the WAVE...
  • 30-hour NU Dance Marathon benefits kids, community

    30-hour NU Dance Marathon benefits kids, community
    From March 6-8, more than 1,000 energetic Northwestern undergraduate students will dance for 30 hours nonstop to raise funds for the Starlight Children's Foundation and the Evanston Community Foundation at the 41st annual NU Dance Marathon. Starlight...
  • State Sen. Dan Duffy calls for ComEd investigation

     State Sen. Dan Duffy calls for ComEd investigation
    State Sen. Dan Duffy has asked Attorney General Lisa Madigan and the Illinois Commerce Commission to investigate ComEd's use of ratepayer funds for charitable contributions. Duffy cited a story in the Sunday Chicago Tribune that detailed how ComEd, the...
  • Taste of Morton Grove offers new chefs, benefits more charities

    New chefs and restaurants are planning to offer small plates at this year's Taste of Morton Grove. The annual community fundraiser, which will be held Thursday, March 5 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., will also benefit two more local charities than it did last...
  • For Clinton, her family foundation may pose campaign risks

    The foundation launched by former President Bill Clinton more than a decade ago has battled HIV and AIDS in Africa, educated millions of children and fed the poor and hungry around the globe. It also has the potential to become a political risk for...