Non-Profit Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Christian geneticist Francis Collins ponders promise, peril of biotechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    To geneticist Francis Collins, a person's DNA can be compared to the beauty of a Gothic cathedral's rose window. "I think that is a visual way to point out the beauty of what it is that God has given us as a creation," Collins said as he stood below a screen at the National Press Club with two images side by side: the window of England's York Minster and a view down the long axis of genetic material.

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  2. Migraine Awareness Gets Another Penguin TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... are available online in a Vimeo channel. About the Association of Migraine Disorders The association is a non-profit organization with a mission to end the suffering from migraine illness through research, education, and collaboration. For further ...

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  3. Two Sandy Hook Moms Speak Out: School Safety Is Up to All of UsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Education Week

    Though more than five years have passed since we lost our daughters, Josephine and Emilie, in the Sandy Hook tragedy, school violence still cuts to our cores. Our hearts break for everyone affected by this year's school shootings, and we understand the frustration and helplessness the rest of the country feels.

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  4. Bills headed for state Senate would put limits on payday, auto-title lendingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Jennifer Jordan of Lemoore, shown in 2015, obtained a $2,600 auto-title loan at 153% interest. A bill being considered by the California Senate would cap interest rates on those loans at 36%.

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  5. East Van housing development cancelled over cash dispute with cityRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... letters and other public expressions of support for our project from people like you; and, the support of over 15 non-profit housing and community organizations. https://t.co/k7vL7BspxQ

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  6. Canadian-Designed Gown Inspired By Environmental Disasters & Ocean...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The British Fashion Council and Eco-Age, as part of London Fashion Week. Kay is a founding board member of the non-profit organization,Commonwealth Fashion Council (CFC), that formed the four group partnership for The Fashion Exchange. "This ...

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  7. Nektar is the One S&P 500 Company Without a Woman DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Nektar Therapeutics remains the only S&P 500 company without a woman on the board, according to BoardEx, a relationship mapping service of TheStreet. A new analysis reveals that biopharmaceutical company Nektar Therapeutics is the only S&P 500 company without a woman on its board, representing a small improvement in gender diversity from last year.

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  8. Saving Carter: Family of boy with rare disorder dubbed - childhood...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The parents of a 6-year-old boy who suffers from a debilitating disorder likened to 'childhood Alzheimer's' have started a campaign to save their son. "Carter is probably one of the most loving children you'll ever meet," Jennifer Sarker, Carter's mom, told "Good Morning America."

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  9. Tech hacks can help new entrepreneurs spend wisely from the startRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | USA Today

    The Kauffman Foundation says it takes a healthy dose of cash - around $30,000 to be exact - to get a company off the ground today. Tech hacks can help new entrepreneurs spend wisely from the start The Kauffman Foundation says it takes a healthy dose of cash - around $30,000 to be exact - to get a company off the ground today.

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  10. Sunnking donates laptops to Boys and Girls Clubs of Buffalo after computers not deliveredRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Sunnking, an electronics recycling company based in Brockport, presented 30 refurbished laptops to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo. When Sunnking heard the news $32,550 worth of tablet computers were stolen after a vendor failed deliver them to the Boys & Girls Clubs, Sunnking stepped in to provide replacements.

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  11. Are Fake Families Really On the Rise At Border Crossings?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    The Trump administration justifies its policy of splitting up parents and children on the border by claiming that the number of fake families has skyrocketed: "Again, let's just pause to think about this statistic: 314 percent increase in adults showing up with kids that are not a family unit," she said. "Those are traffickers, those are smugglers, that is MS-13, those are criminals, those are abusers."

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  12. Advocates eye New Mexico fund for rural village librariesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    The Santa Fe New Mexican reports advocates are pushing for new legislation that would create a $50 million state permanent fund to save small libraries in rural areas that lack bookstores. Advocates say the permanent fund would provide an estimated $50,000 per year for more than 40 rural community libraries.

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  13. Summer Solstice Brings Free Performances to Miami With Make Music DayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    Summer in Miami means torrential downpours, stifling heat, and swarming mosquitoes. But many other cities welcome the sunny season.

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  14. Knight Foundation Is Giving $500,000 to New Works of Performance Art in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    As Art Basel has grown into the biggest art fair in the world, Miami has become known as an international hub of the visual arts, on par with cultural nerve centers around the globe. In recent years, the Magic City has also begun to earn its due recognition for being home to a rich and burgeoning performing arts scene.

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  15. Upland City Council Recognizing Three Teens for VolunteeringRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Inland Empire California

    Upland, CA - The Upland City Council will be recognizing three hard-working members of Lion's Heart on Monday June 25 for earning the Presidential Volunteer Service Award signed by the President of the United States. The awards are based on the number of volunteer hours served.

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  16. ASGN Appoints Mark Frantz and Vice Admiral Joseph Dyer (U.S. Navy, Ret.) as Advisers to its BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... currently serves on the board of directors or advisory board for numerous privately-held growth companies and non-profit organizations, and recently served on the board of directors for CSRA Inc. (formerly NYSE: CSRA), prior to its acquisition by ...

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  17. Salvation Army to shutter Baltimore family shelter, leaving few options for children and parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A 57-bed emergency shelter for families in Baltimore is closing its doors after 80 years, reducing the number of places for homeless parents to stay with their children to a handful. The Salvation Army is moving about 15 families from the Booth House at 1114 N. Calvert St. into alternative housing as it prepares to close the program on July 2, according to Maj.

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  18. Scholastic Under Fire for Children's Book Portrayal of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Parents and teachers aren't angry over what the new book says about the president, but rather what it leaves out. "Authors, teachers, and parents are upset about Scholastic's President Donald Trump by Joanne Mattern, saying the biography leaves out his racism, misogyny, xenophobia to the point of inaccuracy."

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  19. Statement on Police Infiltration of CNDRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... has been caused in other movements and these activities absolutely have to stop." Common Dreams is a small non-profit - Over 90% of the Common Dreams budget comes from reader support. No advertising; no paywalls: our content is free. But our costs ...

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  20. Caring for companions of the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Connect Savannah

    JUST AS HOMELESSNESS itself is a complex, multifaceted issue, the variety of organizations serving the homeless in Savannah is also quite diverse. One of the most interesting efforts is that of Coastal Pet Rescue , a nonprofit now in its 15th year of finding new homes for animals and providing care.

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