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  1. Yankees connect with children of fallen heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... country. Things like this honor his memory." Stacey said the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, a national non-profit organization made up of, and providing services to, individuals who have lost a loved one on active duty in the Armed ...

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  2. People with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder ask for firework courtesyRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... veteran lives in their neighborhood and if they plan set set off fireworks, a heads up would be nice. So far, the non-profit has sold around 2,700 signs and about 3,000 are on the waiting list. But this issue doesn't just affect veterans.Fireworks ...

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  3. Greece Needs a Sustainable Currency Controlled by the People, Not Debt to For-Profit BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Daily Kos

    ... belongs." Grantcoin is a global alternative currency managed and distributed by the Grantcoin Foundation, a non-profit, non-governmental organization, according to the principles of democracy, sustainability, and social justice. Grantcoin will be ...

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  4. Venture PhilanthropyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Kiwiblog

    By the late 1990s, the Bethesda-based Cystic Fibrosis Foundation had spent decades searching for ways to alter the course of the deadly lung disease. Researchers had identified the genetic cause of the condition a decade earlier, and incremental improvements in care meant that many patients were living into their 30s.

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  5. Sunday, July 5, 2015Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Dispatch

    The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 2 to 6:30 p.m. at Hill Cooper VFW, 2519 Norlina Road in Henderson. Vance Farmers Market - The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, is now open Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at 438-8188.

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  6. Delhi builds defence on NGO actionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, July 4: India's foreign office has asked the home ministry for details of the alleged violations by non-profit organisations and their blacklisted foreign donors, trying to beef up its defence under growing pressure from key ally America. Arun Kumar Singh, India's ambassador to the US, today met home secretary L.C. Goyal to work out ways of countering the criticism from Washington and the US Congress that has escalated over the past weeks.

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  7. Skateboarder Charlie Bowins' memory lives on through new skate parkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    ... instructor at McNabb Park, at Bronson and Gladstone avenues. He was also a volunteer with For Pivot's Sake, a non-profit organization founded by Antique Skate Shop to mentor youth in Ottawa. Local skateboarder Andrew Manion who has been ...

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  8. After two years of homelessness, a veteran finds a homeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    For more than two years, Austin Poons bounced between hospitals and homeless shelters as he tried to stabilize his life after getting laid off from a steady job during the financial crash. Last July 4th weekend, Poons suffered from a depressive episode and wound up in the St. Cloud VA Health Care System's mental health ward.

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  9. Life Meter for Pets: animal rescue organization warns against leaving pets in carsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... a vehicle can skyrocket," said Catherine Stevens, with the Nova Scotia Disaster Animal Response Team or DART. The non-profit organization is trying to educate the public about the dangers animals face with the Life Meter for Pets. The idea is to ...

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  10. Owners of former Vick dogfighting house clash with countyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Republic

    The black two-story shed still stands out back at 1915 Moonlight Road - a haunting reminder of the brutal dog fights that took place upstairs when NFL quarterback Michael Vick owned the place. A few steps away, a dog infirmary with eight grimy stalls sits empty in the suffocating heat of an early-summer day.

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  11. Thousands in South Carolina receive menacing Confederate flag robocall over Independence Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... right now in South Carolina." According to CRT's Facebook page, they are newly-formed and are a pending 501(c)4 non-profit organization. They did not specify how their robocalls and radio ad campaign are being funded. For those asking, our startup ...

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  12. People Helping People founder named a Hometown HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Polk County News

    ... Library is proud to award Mrs. Gail Wilcoxon with this week's Hometown Hero award.People Helping People is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide assistance and comfort, without discrimination or monetary gain, to anyone in their time ...

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  13. With great fanfare, Pyongyang opens new airport terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    North Korea opened a new terminal building at Pyongyang's international airport on Wednesday, underscoring an effort to attract more tourists and to spruce up the country ahead of a celebration of a major anniversary of the founding of its ruling party in October. North Korean Premier Pak Pong Ju officiated at the opening ceremony, which marks the completion of years of work at Pyongyang's main Sunan airport.

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  14. A 4th of July Sidebar Discussion in ViennaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... that our World Food Prize recipient for 2015 is Sir Fazle Hasan Abed of Bangladesh, the founder of the global non-profit organization known as BRAC. Over the last 43 years, under his direction BRAC has grown from a temporary typhoon relief ...

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  15. The future of HandMade in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    HandMade in America will be closing its doors on July 31 after 20 years of service. However, HIA's programs may continue to grow through other nonprofit organizations that serve the Western North Carolina region.

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  16. Building a House in the Woods to help veterans healRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Paul House, one of the founders of the Lee-based House in the Woods, is in the midst of the largest project the veterans retreat has ever organized. Buy Photo Paul House, one of the founders of the Lee-based House in the Woods, is in the midst of the largest project the veterans retreat has ever organized.

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  17. Dear Pippa Middeton, Where Are You? Ahead Of Christening, Duchess...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | StarPulse.com

    ... floral print frocks. All proceeds from the sale of the dresses go to cardiovascular disease foundations and non-profit organizations. The brunette bombshell's sister, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, is a fashion icon. However, Pippa Middleton came ...

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  18. Support of a shelterRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    In the last week, the Log Cabin Democrat has attempted to profile the faces of homelessness in Conway in the form of a three-part series, culminating in a final piece in today's newspaper. Ironically, this series, written by Rachel Parker Dickerson, was not planned as a political statement on behalf of the LCD editorial board, but the timing was right for us to publicly support the foundation of a homeless shelter through the Ministry Center.

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  19. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    A yellow Labrador who serves with the Beloit Fire Department has won the American Humane Association's 2015 Arson Dog of the Year award. Evansville resident Lt.

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  20. Reunion washer tourney claims Guinness markRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... from Guinness attend the tournament. Because the washer contest is run through the Decatur Chamber of Commerce, a non-profit organization, the Williams knew they would never be able to come up with that much money. They would have to do all the work ...

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