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  1. to provide live coverage of Thursday's Mandeville City Council discussion on Rest AwhileRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... properties. Under the proposed agreement before the council, the city would pay the NCF, a Covington-based non-profit corporation, up to $25,000 to conduct the study and serve as the city's agent in acquiring grants and facilitating donations. Check ...

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  2. How gov't aims to protect low-income users of 'payday' loansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Payday lenders would face federal rules aimed at protecting low-income borrowers from being buried by fees and debts under proposals being unveiled Thursday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. President Barack Obama is also expected to use an afternoon speech in Alabama to address the plans to oversee payday lenders and efforts by congressional Republicans to limit the bureau's authority.

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  3. Study: Essex County Among Unhealthiest Places in StateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The county recently ranked 17th out of 21 in the state for "overall health outcomes" in a report titled " County Health Rankings: 2015 ." Essex County ranked similarly low on the scale in other health subcategories, such as lifespan, quality of life, health behavior and clinical care.

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  4. Study: Hudson County 14th out of 20 in New Jersey for Overall HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The county recently ranked 14th out of 21 in the state for "overall health outcomes" in a report titled " County Health Rankings: 2015 ." Although Hudson County ranked higher in categories such as Length of Life , it ranked lower in categories such as Clinical Care , Quality of Life , Overall Health Factors .

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  5. Music For Good: Friendly Savages Partners With Austin Startup For Clean Water To South SudanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Hypebot

    Austin based startup, The Entertainment Helping Company has announced their next campaign in partnership with Friendly Savages. Having chosen Every Village as the non-profit to support, the is offering exclusive merchandise via ehco to provide clean water to South Sudan.

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  6. Upcoming Start-Up City to feature social entrepreneur contestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... and home solutions with a mission to create environmentally responsible lifestyles; Upper Room Art Gallery , a non-profit global collection of artists and designers whose artwork specializes in organic and recycled materials and are focused on ...

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  7. Calling All Executive Directors and Board MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Charmm'd Foundation and Chuck Loring have teamed up to host an exclusive nonprofit event: Strengthening Nonprofit Board Effectiveness. Join us on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in Lake Forest/Mettawa.

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  8. Haunting Beauty: Visit the Ghost Town of Bodie, CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    Bodie is preserved in a state of "arrested decay" -- meaning everything stays just as it was when the abandoned town was acquired by the state parks department in 1962. That kind of traffic peaked in the late-19th century, after a mine cave-in in 1875 revealed vast quantities of gold ore.

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  9. Walter Mondale Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KKMG-FM Colorado Springs

    ... for re-election. June 24, 2008 - Accepts position as chairman of the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, a non-profit organization that promotes U.S.-Asia relations. October 16, 2008 - "Fritz: The Walter Mondale Story," a documentary about ...

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  10. Lehigh commissioners refuse request to remove cross from county sealRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Lehigh County commissioners refused to back down Wednesday in the face of a nonprofit that says it protects the constitutional principle of separation of church and state. Commissioners were reacting to the Freedom From Religion Foundation, which in November sent a letter to Lehigh County Executive Tom Muller, asking that the Latin cross on the county seal be removed.

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  11. Bergen County group to distribute free books to children at Paterson library SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... Lolly Burgin, director of the nonprofit group, Read To Know. Read To Know was established in 2006 as a volunteer, non-profit organization that reads to and distributes books to young children in the New Jersey cities of Paterson, Hackensack, ...

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  12. New nonprofit in Sacramento helps women enter workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Sacramento affiliate of Dress for Success will offer both apparel and mentoring for women who have secured jobs or job interviews. Dress for Success, which has locations in more than 139 cities in 18 countries, is now in Sacramento.

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  13. Pittsgrove Arts Foundation hosts 'Beach Blast' fundraiser at Appel FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... and a variety of auction baskets will be available for purchase. Pittsgrove Arts Foundation is an independent non-profit community based corporation formed for the purpose of providing increased resources to support the progress in the arts, which ...

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  14. Hot young professionals party with an art vibe at CultureMap's first social of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CultureMap

    The weather was perfect, the DJ kept the music going and the drinks were flowing at this year's first CultureMap Social: The Arts Edition presented by Cadillac. The Annex at Gremillion & Co.

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  15. Bakery purchases on Friday will benefit Ronald McDonald House CharitiesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Twenty percent of all sales on Friday will be donated to the nonprofit charity, which helps house family members when a child is seriously ill or injured.

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  16. Lehigh Valley people aren't as healthy as they used to beRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Planning

    March 26 -- Lehigh and Northampton counties have slipped in an annual health ranking. Lehigh County's "health outcomes" ranking, released Wednesday, was No.

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  17. Florida TaxWatch: Florida's Mental Health Services underfunded, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Even with a shrinking budget, Florida's mental health treatment system provides positive outcomes for Floridians with mental health issues, according to an independent analysis from the Florida TaxWatch, however, the watchdog group recommends options to improve the system.

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  18. Russell Brand outlines vision for new chain of businesses boasting...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Is this the start of the revolution, Russell? Millionaire comedian Brand outlines vision for new chain of businesses boasting their own currency the day after being voted one of the world's greatest thinkers Comedian Russell Brand has revealed his plans for a new chain of non-profit businesses which would boast their own currency. The left-wing activist was on the New Era council estate in Hoxton, east London, to open a new cafe today where he gave a speech - hours after he was voted one of the world's greatest thinkers.

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  19. Westfield Y announces spring registration with programs to help inspireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The Westfield Area Y Spring 2 Session runs April 26-June 20. Registration for Gold and Silver individual and family members begins Thursday, April 2. Members can register online. Open registration for program and new members will begin at 7:30 a.m., Monday, April 6. There is no organization like the Y. Together with members, the Y strengthens the foundations of the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility while weaving core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility within their programs and services.

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  20. What 9 Conversion Experts Learned the Hard Way (So You Don't Have To) by @smgrieserRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Search Engine Journal

    ... similar experiences. As a result, he's learned to test going against the grain: When I was working for a large non-profit. I convinced them to use the word "free" in their email subject This was a few years ago, so the fear of "free" being ...

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