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Community dinner kicks off United Way giving campaign
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is chairing the 2016-18 campaign for the nonprofit agency        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Oakland County Michigan Detroit Sergio Marchionne Non-profit organization Fiat Chrysler Metro Detroit Fundraising
Drawings of Detroit Artist Hubert Massey's fresco unveiled at Cobo

-1 points by The Detroit News | Painting North American International Auto Show Cobo Center Fundraising Piece Cobo Arena
Funding parks and wildlife — without raising the cost of hunting and fishing licenses (2 letters)
Colorado Parks and Wildlife needs an updated method of funding. The 100-year-old model that this agency still follows is not only antiquated but is also very unfair.
68 points by The Denver Post | Hunting Poaching Funding Change Wildlife management Finance Fundraising The Denver Post
Efforts to revitalize Detroit neighborhood get $4M boost
DETROIT (AP) - Detroit's efforts to revitalize the Fitzgerald neighborhood in northwest Detroit are getting a multi-million dollar boost. The city says it's getting at least $4 million in "Reimagining the Civic Commons" funding that's being announced Thursday. Detroit says it's raised an equal amount in local matching funds, meaning ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Finance Funding Fundraising Honda Civic Neighbourhood The Washington Times Direct democracy Million
Havre de Grace council agrees to create Independence Day Commission for next year's celebration
The Havre de Grace City Council has agreed to create an Independence Day 2017 Commission, which the new leaders of the annual July 4 festivities had requested earlier. The resolution creating the commission was unanimously approved by the council with little discussion during Tuesday night's council...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Council of the European Union Debut albums Corporation New York City United States Municipality Fiscal year Fundraising
Muslims raise over £12k for London attack victims in under 24 hours
A Muslim initiative to fundraise for the family of killed PC Keith Palmer raised over £12,000 (US$15,000) in less than one day. Read Full Article at RT.com
-1 points by Russia Today | Fundraising Charlton Athletic F.C. Accountable Fundraising Family Islam in the United Kingdom Attack The Police Terrorism
Have a great idea to help others? Here's how to win $100,000
A Community Thrives is a new social impact program sponsored by the USA Today Network, including the Detroit Free Press. While most initiatives designate funds or give support to great charities, we’re going to instead fund and support great ideas.        
57 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Grant Fundraising Detroit Free Press Michigan Grants Idea
Head of Friars Club: I have no idea why the feds raided us
The head of the Friars Club says he has no idea why the iconic comedy hangout was raided by the feds this week, ­according to a letter to members obtained by The Post. “At this point, we don’t know what the allegations are; we will certainly keep the membership apprised,” reads the letter from executive...
11 points by New York Post | Charitable organization Non-profit organization Executive director Fundraising English-language films The Friars Club Voluntary association Friars Club
Proctor Academy Hockey teams raise money for cancer
Proctor Academy Boys Varsity Hockey teamed up with the American Cancer Society’s coaches vs. cancer initiative, hosting a series of on-campus awareness programs, fundraising activities, and sponsored sporting events, including a “Chuck-a-Puck” charity game against Kents Hill School on Feb. 11. The...
104 points by Concord Monitor | American Cancer Society Cancer Vermont 1983 births Kents Hill School Fundraising Team Kents Hill Maine
Reinhardt University plans vigil for ex-NFLer Quentin Moses
WALESKA, Ga. (AP) — Reinhardt University is planning a vigil for Quentin Moses, a former NFL linebacker who was as an assistant football coach for the school when he died in a house fire over the weekend.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Life American football Linebacker Scholarship Weekend Fundraising Workweek Georgia
Ethics experts howl over de Blasio’s debt fund
Mayor de Blasio’s announcement that he’ll have donors pay his mounting legal bills tied to suspected City Hall corruption is drawing howls of protest from government watchdogs and ethics experts. De Blasio will be walking into “a trap of his own making” if he hits up supporters for cash to fund his defense, said John...
125 points by New York Post | Lawyer Money Law Law firm Executive director Fundraising Mayor Payment
Analysis: Lack of info not helping school funding rewrite
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - There's still time to have a real discussion about possible changes to Mississippi's school funding formula. Last week's derailment of what had once looked like a legislative freight train might provide the opportunity. Unable to decide on what proposals to bring forward, leaders in the House ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Property tax Associated Press United States Mississippi River Lieutenant Mississippi Fundraising Local government
As Concord Steam shutdown nears, details debated on fund to help customers 
With the shutdown of Concord Steam less than four months away, the details of a million-dollar fund to help downtown building owners move away from steam heat remain up in the air – including whether it will even exist. A day-long hearing was held Friday to hash out questions about the fund, which...
18 points by Concord Monitor | Public utility Public utilities commission Public utilities Natural monopoly Fundraising Investment
Make-A-Wish gets its wish granted — new office space
Make-A-Wish of Southern Nevada opened new office space Friday in Summerlin, called the Wishing Place.
142 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Non-profit organization McCarran International Airport Hand Bereavement in Judaism Nasal cavity Fundraising Clark County Nevada Allegiant Air
De Blasio plans legal defense fund to cover all his probes
Mayor de Blasio on Friday said he plans to set up a legal defense fund to cover the costs of his lawyers in state and federal investigations of his administration and fundraising. “We have to do that. It’s the only way,” the mayor said when asked at an unrelated press conference in The Bronx whether...
85 points by New York Post | Cyrus Vance Cyrus Vance Jr. Federal Bureau of Investigation Fundraising United States Manhattan Grand jury Democracy
Henderson City Council backs push to boost state funding for meal delivery program
The Henderson City Council on Tuesday supported a nonprofit group’s push to increase state funding for a meal delivery program for economically struggling seniors.
24 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Fundraising Funding Finance English-language films Non-profit organization Hedge fund Clark County Nevada United States
Lawsuit accuses Justice Department of illegally monitoring political donations
The Justice Department was sued in federal court Tuesday on behalf of hundreds of donors whose otherwise anonymous political contributions were secretly monitored by the FBI. Attorneys filed the class-action complaint in San Francisco federal court this week on behalf of individuals who previously contributed to a now-defunct legal fund ...
711 points by The Washington Times | Federal Bureau of Investigation United States Department of Justice Federal government of the United States Supreme Court of the United States United States Special agent United States Marshals Service Fundraising
Steve Wynn’s $7M in stock donations detailed
Wynn Resorts Ltd. has revealed that Chief Executive Officer Steve Wynn donated nearly $7 million worth of company stock in December mainly for medical research.
17 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Management occupations Stock Wynn Las Vegas Chief executive officer Executive officer U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Fundraising Donald Trump
California GOP committee faces $30,000 in fines for campaign finance violations
Essential Politics: Protesters ask GOP lawmaker to keep Obamacare, Schwarzenegger takes aim at Trump Feb. 6, 2017, 1:03 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Hundreds of protesters urged Palmdale Rep. Steve...
9 points by Los Angeles Times | California Fair Political Practices Commission Fundraising California California Polytechnic State University Political philosophy
De Blasio ducks immunity questions in federal probe
Mayor de Blasio on Friday ducked questions on whether he’s seeking immunity from federal prosecutors in their ongoing probe of his fund-raising operations. “I want you to report accurately I am not answering the question because I want to defer to lawyers to answer the question,” de Blasio told reporters during an unrelated press conference...
80 points by New York Post | Question Lawyer Answer Prosecutor Judge Fundraising Barrister Law
Letter: Three bills to support
Three bills to supportI am writing to support three bills that have been introduced in the New Hampshire House. HB 119 funds the state law that supported state aid for water and wastewater projects. Local voters authorized bonding based on state law, which declares that the state shall pay 20 percen...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | New Hampshire Finance Bill Clinton Fundraising European Union Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Business terms Funding
Financial health of Nevada’s pension fund for public employees improves
“The contribution rates are stable and the funded ratio is increasing,” Public Employees’ Retirement System executive officer says.
74 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Pension Cash balance plan Investment Fundraising Retirement Actuary Retirement plans in the United States Finance
Nicole Kidman speaks out to help female victims of violence
She spoke at a fundraising dinner for the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women.
3 points by New York Post | Academy Award for Best Actress Fundraising United Nations Violence against women Finance Moulin Rouge! Grant Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman speaks out to help women victims of violence
NEW YORK (AP) - Nicole Kidman says that after seeing women and children who were victims of violence in Kosovo 10 years ago, she decided that one of the most important things in her life was to work to help them. The Academy Award-winning actress told a fundraising dinner Wednesday ...
3 points by The Washington Times | Academy Award for Best Actress Moulin Rouge! English-language films Accountable Fundraising Nicole Kidman The Washington Times Fundraising Academy
First phase of Bel Air's Armory Marketplace nears completion, Harford Artists Gallery will be first tenant
The first phase of the Town of Bel Air's project to retrofit the L-shaped bank of garages behind the Bel Air Armory into a combination business incubator and marketplace is nearly completed and the first tenant will be moving in this fall. Most of the funding for the project, called Armory Marketplace,...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Grants Grant Fundraising Harford County Maryland Block grant The Long Run Money Community Development Block Grant
In Chesco, a carnival joins the fight against cancer
After moving out of their home in Phoenixville and taking time to grieve, the parents of Gabby Vogel, who at age 5 lost her battle with a rare form of brain cancer, made a commitment: They would do all that they could to save other parents from such a tragedy.
-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Fundraising Hospital Oncology Cancer Chemotherapy Defamation Carnival Contributions
Hillary Clinton plowed 68 percent of her campaign money into ads last month
She still ended the month with more than $68 million in the bank, thanks to her record-breaking fundraising in August.
176 points by The Washington Post | Hillary Rodham Clinton Fundraising John McCain Democratic Party Barack Obama President of the United States Fundraiser Accountable Fundraising
Goldman Sachs prohibits top employees from donating to Trump
Goldman Sachs has banned employees from making a variety of political contributions – including any to the presidential campaign for Donald Trump.
2 points by Atlanta Journal Constitution | Democratic Party Political campaign Accountable Fundraising Fundraising Hillary Rodham Clinton Lloyd Blankfein Goldman Sachs Donald Trump
More funding sought for post-9/11 veterans memorial in Ohio
SUNBURY, Ohio (AP) - The father of a Gold Star veteran who died in combat after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is working with others to secure permanent funding for an Ohio memorial dedicated to the fallen soldiers. Jim Bernholtz and other Gold Star parents and veterans groups helped create ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Columbus Ohio Funding English-language films Fundraising The Columbus Dispatch Ted Strickland The Columbus Citizen-Journal Finance
Maine health centers, training programs get more than $2.3M
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) - Maine health care providers and educational institutions will get more than $2.3 million in federal money to expand services and create jobs. The funding comes in the form of grants and awards from the federal Health Resources and Services Administration. The University of New England in ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Health care Massachusetts Medicine Maine Health Health care provider Healthcare Fundraising
On Philanthropy: Rethinking and revising the “Donor Bill of Rights”
In 1993, four respected organizations worked closely together to publish a list of 10 “rights” intended to establish a stronger relationship between philanthropists and their nonprofit beneficiaries.
182 points by The Denver Post | Philanthropy Non-profit organization Charitable organization Non-governmental organization Fundraising Non-profit organizations Community organization
Wealthy Mexican businessman guilty of making illegal campaign donations to San Diego mayoral candidates
A wealthy Mexican businessman accused of making illegal campaign donations to candidates in San Diego’s 2012 mayoral race was convicted Friday of 36 counts, including conspiracy to make political contributions by a foreign national. José Susumo Azano Matsura also was found guilty in federal court...
5 points by Los Angeles Times | Supreme Court of the United States Political campaign Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee San Diego Jury California's 50th congressional district California's 51st congressional district Fundraising