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In this narrative written by Forbes contributor John Kluge (who is also a straightedge), he described the Philanthropunks, a scene that centers on positive aspects of the Punk ethos.
A $723,000 in funds will be distributed by the Suncoast Partnership to End Homelessness to various charitable agencies.
The funds will help fight homelessness through housing support, counseling,...more
According to a study that will soon appear in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, the life expectancy of women aged 50 years and older continues to improve.
The findings note that the...more
Dentists in North Florida volunteered to perform free dental work to those who have dropped by the Periodontist Associates of North Florida in Tallahassee.
According to Periodontist Associates of...more
In the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, a business called Liberty United collects and destroys illegal guns, then uses the materials to fashion jewelry...more
Three Massachusetts organizations have been allocated a total of $138 million from the U.S. Treasury Department's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund.
The funds were part of more...more
Business owners in Manitou Springs, Colorado have been affected by last fall's flash floods, which could make the area eligible for grants and loans.
The grants are made available through the...more
The Pictures of Hope photography program affords homeless children with cameras. Celebrity photographer Linda Solomon created Pictures of Hope in 2006 to help homeless children write down and then...more
Wipro Ltd's Azim Premji has taken the philanthropic way in order to increase public shareholding by 25 percent minimum as mandated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).
Imperative and Purpose Economy teams with social entrepreneur Aaron Hurst to establish a venture merger in providing organizations the resources to better serve people and the world.