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Dear Jeff Bezos: Philanthropy For The 'Right Now' Is Not Good Enough

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:39:00 -0400

Philanthropy that addresses short-term needs doesn't go far enough, as it does little to change the underlying conditions that cause social problems to persist, decade after decade.

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Veterans Of All Ages Offered Free Dental Care On Day of Service

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:19:00 -0400

More than 450 Aspen Dental practices will provide free dental care for thousands of U.S. veterans. "We expect this to be the largest single-day oral health initiative focused on veterans,” said Dr. Melissa Thompson, a Massachusetts National Guard veteran and Aspen Dental practice owner.

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Utah Billionaire Jon Huntsman Opens New Children's Cancer Research Center

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:13:00 -0400

The chemicals tycoon, a four-time cancer survivor, has made it his family’s mission to gather support for a top-notch cancer center. His latest achievement: A new research center with a focus on cancer that affects children and runs in families at the Huntsman Cancer Institute opened Wednesday.

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New Eric Trump Foundation Filings Reveal Dramatic Overhaul Of Board

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:20:00 -0400

The president’s son Eric is no longer on the board of the organization that he cofounded with two close friends in 2007.

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One Doctor's Hopeful Plan To Eradicate Alzheimer's

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:42:00 -0400

A new drug developed by Neurogeneticist Dr. Rudolph Tanzi could be part of a cure for Alzheimer's disease within the decade. Tanzi, who co-discovered all three early-onset familial Alzheimer’s genes, said he expects doctors to be managing Alzheimer’s like they do heart disease by 2025 if not sooner.

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How John Paul DeJoria Went From Homeless To A Billionaire In New Doc 'Good Fortune'

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:07:00 -0400

Co-founder of hair care company John Paul Mitchell Systems and high-end tequila Patrón Spirits Company, John Paul DeJoria tells how he went from homeless to a billionaire in new documentary about his life 'Good Fortune' that opens Friday in NY and LA on June 30, with other cities to follow in July.

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UNICEF USAVoice: Five Kids In The World's Biggest Refugee Camp & How They Got There

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 18:38:00 -0400

Uganda's refugee policies are among the world's most compassionate, but South Sudanese families and kids forced from their homes, often without their parents, may overwhelm this small country.

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Life Lessons From 48 Years As A Scoutmaster

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:14:00 -0400

Bill Shaffer says being a Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts for decades has taught him about leadership, growing older and kids

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Meet The Entrepreneurs Helping South Korean Millennials Tackle Elderly Poverty

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:42:00 -0400

Korea’s population is rapidly becoming the world’s oldest. And its elderly poverty epidemic is not only a social ill, but an economic threat.

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Five Things Jeff Bezos Needs To Know Before Giving Away Billions

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:24:00 -0400

Jeff Bezos should consider five rules of philanthropy that will help ensure the greatest impact for his investment.

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An Open Letter To Jeff Bezos: Please Think Again About Your Philanthropy

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 07:15:00 -0400

Why Jeff Bezos needs to rethink his philanthropy strategy and embrace complexity over instant gratification. Getting off Twitter into the real world is the first step.

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Five Ways To Position Your New Foundation For Success

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:22:00 -0400

How can you position your new foundation for success? Answer these five key questions.

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Where Are America's Charity Dollars Going? [Infographic]

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 08:24:00 -0400

Last year, American individuals, estates, foundations and corporations donated an estimated $390 billion to charity.

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Gates Foundation And Rotary Pledge Additional $450 Million To End Polio

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 13:29:00 -0400

As the world inches closer toward eradicating polio, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and service organization Rotary will spend nearly half a billion dollars in an effort to eliminate the disease over the next three years.

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Kate Winslet-Designed Longines Flagship Heritage Watches Are Being Auctioned for Charity

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 18:10:00 -0400

If you want one, you have to move fast. Just three of the five Longines Flagship Heritage by Kate Winslet watches are up for auction and only for 20 more days.

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Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert Got Over 76M Views On Facebook Live

Tue, 6 Jun 2017 16:36:00 -0400

Love prevailed over hate Sunday when Ariana Grande put on her One Love Manchester concert. Help came not only from fellow artists, but also from social media. Facebook Live came through with an event that had more than 76 million views and donations were made via Facebook's Donate Button.

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Looking To Volunteer In Retirement? Help Kids Read

Tue, 6 Jun 2017 15:43:00 -0400

Why volunteering to help kids read can be good for them, for you and for the nation, plus how to find volunteering opportunities

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Mike Bloomberg: More Needs To Be Done To Prevent World's New Biggest Killer

Fri, 2 Jun 2017 06:00:00 -0400

For the first time in human history (yes, human history), a big change occurred...but how many people are really paying attention?

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Billionaire Out, Billionaire In: Bloomberg Pledges $15M To Climate As Trump Ditches Paris Deal

Thu, 1 Jun 2017 23:59:00 -0400

As the U.S. prepares to leave the Paris climate accord, billionaire Michael Bloomberg is stepping in to alleviate the impact of the policy shift.

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The Insufficiency Of Philanthropy

Thu, 1 Jun 2017 16:37:00 -0400

We’ve built for ourselves, here in the United States and alone among the rest of the industrialized world, a civilization that assumes the only way to get ahead is to pull yourself up by your bootstraps. But that’s a metaphor that first assumes you have boots at all.

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The U.S. States Where Children Are Most At Risk

Thu, 1 Jun 2017 16:27:00 -0400

We look to a recent analysis of the threats to children in the United States and in which states kids are at greater risk of experiencing “childhood enders,” such as a lack of adequate food, teen pregnancy, dropping out of school, becoming a victim of violence, or even death.

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The Pop-Up Disrupting The Business School Market

Wed, 31 May 2017 23:16:00 -0400

You've heard of pop-up shops that arrive in vacant premises on short-term deals to make the most of gaps in leases and lettings. Now two UK entrepreneurs are touring The PopUp Business School.

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Here's What One Brewery Is Doing To Save The World's Last Wild Tigers

Wed, 31 May 2017 07:44:00 -0400

Singapore’s Tiger Beer is helping with efforts to double the number of tigers in the wild.

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Tue, 30 May 2017 12:27:20 -0400

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Big Philanthropy Gets A Boost: 14 Titans From 7 Countries Join The Gates-Buffett Giving Pledge

Tue, 30 May 2017 08:00:00 -0400

New Giving Pledge members include the founder of discount airline EasyJet, a Norwegian shipping tycoon, and an Australian slot machine billionaire. The group supports causes including climate change, ecological protection, education and poverty.

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Tencent Co-Founder Charles Chen Tops Forbes China Philanthropy List

Mon, 29 May 2017 04:43:00 -0400

Billionaires including Jack Ma, Wang Jianlin, Neil Shen also among listees

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JFK's Sharp Editing Skills Help His Ideas Live On

Sun, 28 May 2017 09:55:00 -0400

It’s good to celebrate inspiring leaders. Their stories bring out the best in us. Great communicators are great editors and JFK was one of the best.

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This Career Advice Will Help You Land Your Ideal First Job

Thu, 25 May 2017 13:40:00 -0400

Fatou Keita landed her ideal first job at Bloomberg Philanthropies. Here, she offers career advice for recent grads looking to ace their job searches.

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Bill Gates Gives Book Big Sales Bump After Recent Tweets To College Grads

Wed, 24 May 2017 20:22:00 -0400

Calling it "the most inspiring book I've ever read," Gates' recent endorsement of Steven Pinker's 'The Better Angels of Our Nature' to the nation's college graduates has elicited a 2,000% surge in paperback sales according to figures released by NBD Books on Wednesday.

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IRS Nixes Student Loan Payoff Charity

Wed, 24 May 2017 13:28:00 -0400

Charity that allowed donors to direct funds to pay off student loans for particular students, so that money was not squandered on avocado toast, denied exempt status by IRS.

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