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The Chinese government has made changes to ensure stricter and more appropriate selection for its top philanthropy prize after multiple scandals hit the country's charities in recent years.
And Bill Gates is pressuring the 1% to sign a "Giving Pledge" vowing to give away a large portion of their wealth to charity.
ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP - It's been nearly eight years since Charlene Cosgrove-Bowie lost her son, Chris, when a suicide bomber blew up a truck at an entry point in Fallujah, Iraq on Oct. 1, 2006.
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The volunteer-run and Brighton-based charity City Synergy received A 200 from Asda's Chosen By You Given By Us fund.
Saturday you have a chance to show the men and women in Mobile who put their lives on the line to keep us safe every day how much you appreciate everything they do for us.
The Bon Jovi star has been named the 2014 recipient of the Marian Anderson Award, which recognises artists who make a valuable social contribution, and he will pick up the accolade at a ceremony in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in November .
HEROES BADGE: Grace Maddison-Potts with HMS Heroes' representatives presenting a 600 cheque to Keith Allan, the service children's coordinator at Richmond School.
Last month, George R.R. Martin started a Prizeo campaign to benefit Santa Fe's Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary, offering two $20,000 donors the chance to be written into an upcoming Song of Ice and Fire book.
Plans to create a new youth hub for Bracknell at the Coopers Hill Youth and Community Centre site are being explored by Bracknell Forest Council as part of a housing project being led by Thames Valley Housing.
Started in Old Town in 1972, the Whaling Days festival has evolved into one of Kitsap County's largest and most popular events.
This year it is being held in Trinidad, Colo. Sept. 24-26. This event brings many private and government grantmakers to the region to learn about the great things being done and to green light funding opportunities for communities.
Roisin Swarbrick, 14, a pupil at Our Lady's Catholic College, who has had hair shaved off for two charities.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin yesterday hosted a donation acceptance press conference in which the mayor received the Heart Bus from the CTBC Charity Foundation on behalf of the Taipei City Government.
THE Chasa Muslim Welfare Society has donated A 2,000 from its interest fund to Macmillan Cancer Support after having a look at the specialist cancer information pod at the Royal Blackburn Hospital .
TWO solicitors are organising a car boot sale next month to raise money for Homeless International and its work to help families in poverty.
Landlords Simon and Karen Hughes who were celebrating their 20th anniversary as landlords at The Admiral Drake.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 01:31 am
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