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  • Private charity can't replace government social programs

    As often happens when the financial demands on government social programs rise, there's been a lot of talk lately about the need to return to the traditional American system of community and faith-based help for the needy: charity, not government...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Dollars And Sense Day Saturday, March 29! You're Invited To Bring The Whole Family

    This Saturday, March 29 is Dollars and Sense Day at Windham Area Interfaith Ministry (WAIM) located at 866 Main Street in Willimantic. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. hosted by United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut and The...
  • Chili's autism misstep and the downside of sloppy philanthropy

    Chili's autism misstep and the downside of sloppy philanthropy
    [This post has been updated, as explained below.] If you believe that a great deal of corporate charity is only for show, not about serious concern for the beneficiaries of philanthropy, the restaurant chain Chili's has just provided a data point to...
  • Adopt a pet during carnival at Hurricane Dockside Grill

    Lake County Animal Services and Hurricane Dockside Grill have teamed up to host the "WOOF" pet adoption carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the restaurant, 3351 W. Burleigh Blvd. (U.S. Highway 441), Tavares. Animal Services will have pets...
  • About Belinda Keiser

    About Belinda Keiser
    As Vice Chancellor of Community Relations and Student Advancement for Keiser University, Belinda Keiser is responsible for media and public relations, student services, employer relations, and charitable giving.  Keiser University is comprised of 17...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Performs Awarded $40,000: The Travelers Foundation To Support Arts Program

    Hartford Performs announced that it has received a $40,000 grant from the Travelers Foundation to support its Summer Arts Literacy Program. The grant was awarded by the Travelers Foundation, the charitable arm of The Travelers Companies, Inc. Hartford...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Emmy Award Winner To Speak At April 25 Fundraiser For Connecticut Children's Camp

    Channel 3 Kids Camp, a non-profit organization offering year-round recreational and educational experiences for all children, welcomes Emmy Award winning actress, talk-show host, designer and author Linda Dano as the 2014 keynote speaker at the "6th...
  • Call it Foundation for the Undefeated

    Call it Foundation for the Undefeated
    Paul Salata feels great pain in his hips and legs when he walks. The famous Newport Beach resident tires easily when he goes on an outing, but you wouldn't really know it because of his effervescent personality, unique charm and welcoming sense of...
  • Charities open coffers to cryptocurrency donations

    Guests mingling at a recent gala for the Spare Key charity didn't know it, but they had entered a new frontier in nonprofit fund�raising. Folks who bought auction items ranging from French wine to a Mexican vacation were allowed to pay with check,...
  • Questions surround Bernie Mac charity

     Questions surround Bernie Mac charity
    Bernard McCullough grew up above an Englewood church and then worked as a fry cook while honing his comedy act at night. Decades later, after hitting it big in nightclubs, television and movies, Bernie Mac wanted to give back. He founded a small charity...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Employee Volunteers To Read To Children In Hartford

    The hallways at Dr. Michael D. Fox School were lined with nearly 130 volunteers who collected one of two books by the beloved children's author, Dr. Seuss, in preparation for reading to children on Monday, March 3. United Way of Central and...