Non-Profit Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. A young man rebounds from homelessness and drugs - with an assist from soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... that can be the untold story of homelessness," says Nora Brereton, associate director of At The Crossroads, a non-profit that aids homeless youth in the heart of the city. "People can be wearing nice clothes, out there hustling and selling drugs, or ...

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  2. 'He was like an institution here': Teacher on man who drowned in Marysville poolRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Whether he was helping to fold laundry at a Harrisburg non-profit housing ministry or handing out water and equipment to the East Pennsboro High School football team, Jesse Sopp made a big impact on students and staff alike. The news that Sopp, 27, of Mechanicsburg, drowned in the Marysville pool just before 2 p.m. Sunday is hitting the community hard.

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  3. ACLU sues feds over anti-hacking lawRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Hill

    The American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday sued the government over a law it says hampers research into online discrimination. The organization is representing Intercept publisher First Look Media's nonprofit arm and researchers who are challenging the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act .

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  4. Protect your messages, hide them in emoji - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNet News

    Mozilla, which makes the Firefox browser, has come up with a novel way to send secret messages across the web -- and look adorable while doing it. You'd never know that behind that wall of seemingly unrelated emoji is a secret message.

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  5. Davea s Family Fun Day set for JulyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... for the town of Dobson until he tragically lost his life in a car accident on Jan. 28. The 508 Foundation is a non-profit organization started to honor his life, the love he had for sports and as a coach, the soft-spot he had for the ...

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  6. Jefferson Veteran Takes Honor Flight to Nation's CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

    A local World War II-era veteran was recently able to travel to Washington, D.C. thanks to the efforts of a national organization that flies veterans to the capital to see the memorials honoring their service. Ralph Bond, 92, a U.S. Air Force veteran who lives in Jefferson, left Portland International Jetport on June 10 and spent the next couple of days in and around the nation's capital thanks to Honor Flight Maine.

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  7. Tumblr Is Encouraging Millennials to Vote by Sparking Conversations About Social IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Adweek

    This year's election season and recent tragic events like the Orlando shooting have resulted in heated discussions around the country and on social media about issues like gun violence and LGBT equality. This week, Tumblr launched a new social impact campaign designed to stoke conversations around these issues, encourage people to take action, and get more millennials to vote.

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  8. Winn-Dixie pledges all Fourth of July profits to veterans, service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Southeastern Grocers, the parent company of Winn-Dixie, said Tuesday in a news release that all profits generated at its grocery stores will be donated to help those who serve our country. The company said "every cent of every dollar of profit" will help the " Hope For The Warriors ," a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families.

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  9. As Sea Level Rises, Hudson River Wetlands May ExpandRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newswise

    In the face of climate change impact and inevitable sea level rise, Cornell and Scenic Hudson scientists studying New York's Hudson River estuary have forecast new intertidal wetlands, comprising perhaps 33 percent more wetland area by the year 2100. "In other parts of the world, sea level rise has led to net losses of tidal wetland and to permanent inundation," said Magdeline Laba, Cornell senior research associate in soil and crop sciences.

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  10. Capitol Pops Concert Band celebrates America's 240th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Village Life

    The Capitol Pops Concert Band continues its 19th season with a free, family friendly, outdoor concert on Independence Day in Roseville. The band will perform at 11 a.m. Monday, July 4 at Royer Park, 190 Park Drive, in Roseville.

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  11. Transamerica, Habitat to build affordable housing in BaltimoreRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Daily Record

    More than 300 Transamerica employees will help build or repair homes in Baltimore and seven other cities across the United States this year in partnership with Habitat for Humanity. This is the company's fifth consecutive year of partnering with Habitat, a global nonprofit that helps families build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter.

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  12. American Cancer Society Sets Goal of Doubling Research FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GwdToday.com

    Atlanta, GA The American Cancer Society, the largest private, not-for-profit funder of cancer research, is announcing a goal to double its annual funding for research by 2021. The goal is one of the primary ways the American Cancer Society and its advocacy affiliate, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network , are supporting the National Cancer Moonshot to accelerate progress against a disease that will kill 595,000 people in America this year.

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  13. Beaches International Jazz Festival Plays into Extraordinary 28th YearRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    ... the fabulous music at Woodbine Park. The Beaches International Jazz Festival is proud to continue its support of non-profit organizations in the Beach community. To date, the festival has raised more than in support of local charities, including ...

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  14. Meet Julie, One Of The Many Migrant Workers Trapped In The Kafala System In LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... their salaries, and keep them in what sometimes constitutes as a form of modern day slavery . As KAFA, a Lebanese non-profit organization focused on violence against women, noted in a 2012 report , "the [kafala] system reinforces the dependency, the ...

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  15. Investigation Discovery to Honor Dave Navarro at Annual Inspire a Difference EventRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Investigation Discovery , America's leading crime and justice television network, announced today that musician, actor, producer, and radio and television host Dave Navarro will join such former honorees as Marcia Gay Harden, Rosario Dawson, Angie Harmon and Kristin Chenoweth, as the first-ever male honoree at its fourth annual INSPIRE A DIFFERENCE honors event this fall in New York City. Cohosted by Glamour, the event will recognize the remarkable efforts of Navarro and two other celebrities , as well as their charity partners, for their commitment to raising awareness and providing resources and education to victims of crime and social injustices.

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  16. Definitive Internet of Things and NFC White Paper Published by NFC ForumRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... and readers already deployed worldwide. About the NFC Forum The NFC Forum ( www.nfc-forum.org ) was launched as a non-profit industry association in 2004 by leading mobile communications, semiconductor, and consumer electronics companies. The ...

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  17. Electronics Industry Recognizes Vocational Schools in China for ExcellenceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CSRwire.com

    ALEXANDRIA, Va., and STANFORD, Calif.,, Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition , a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, and the Rural Education Action Program , a Stanford University research organization dedicated to discovering and correcting the causes of poverty in rural China, today announced they have recognized 22 vocational education and training programs in China for excellence.

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  18. The North Face Explore Fund Awards $500,000 to Nonprofits Connecting People to the OutdoorsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CSRwire.com

    The North Face today announced the winners of the 2016 Explore Fund grant-giving program, recognizing 45 nonprofit organizations that are working in powerful and creative ways to encourage participants to experience outdoor activities and develop an enduring appreciation of the outdoors. To celebrate the National Park Service Centennial, The North Face, in collaboration with the National Park Foundation, gave special consideration to organizations that activate their programs in national parks and federally managed lands with the goal of encouraging organizations to bring people to play, learn, serve and work in these spaces.

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  19. US, nonprofit work with landowners to reduce wildfire riskRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The federal government and a nonprofit group say they'll work with private property owners to reduce the risk of major wildfires and protect rivers in the West. The U.S. Forest Service, the Natural Resources Conservation Service and the the American Forest Foundation said Tuesday the $5 million program will include California, Colorado, Montana and Oregon.

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  20. Matt Damon Pulls 'Jason Bourne'-Style Prank on People and They Hilariously Rise to the ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ETonline

    You're standing in a public park, and a stranger hands you a cell phone -- it rings. Do you take the call? That's just what Jason Bourne star Matt Damon secretly asked bystanders in a Los Angeles park to do when he teamed up with Omaze for a prank aimed at raising money for Water.org, a non-profit the actor founded that works to provide clean water to developing countries.

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