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Community Grants Program For Pennsylvania or Washington Nonprofits
Sponsored by the Moyer Foundation, the Community Grants Program is seeking applications from nonprofits within Pennsylvania or Washington. The program supports organizations that render direct...more



Startup Brigade Uses Technology To Bring Civic Engagement
Brigade, a new start-up being viewed as a way to engage young voters in politics by making it more like a social media experience, trying to use technology to encourage people to get...more

A Five-Component Plan to Ending Homelessness
The United to End Homelessness coalition will release its "Roadmap to Ending Homelessness," which present the reforms necessary to eradicate homelessness in the city. There are five feasible...more

Charity Leaders Hope to Draw from $48 Billion Share of Wealth
Minnesota charity officials hope to tap into the largest transfer of wealth happening in the nation. An estimated $43 trillion is expected to pass from baby boomers and their parents to the...more

White House Roundtable Results to Abacus Impact Investing Commitments
Abacus Wealth Partners will provide at least $126 million to impact investments over the next two years, following a White House roundtable on impact investing. The Abacus initiative is one of the...more

Dentistry From the Heart at Norge Dental Center
At the Norge Dental Center, flocks of needy patients lined up for a free dental check up. The free dental services include cleaning, fillings and extractions. Spokeswoman for the event Alyssa...more

Older Grandfathers Prone to Having Grandkids with Autism
New research finds that grandfathers who have children at older ages are prone to having grandchildren with autism rather than those who are younger grandfathers. The research, recently published...more

Volunteer Makes a Difference through Basketball Coaching
Kevin Sawyer, who has a passion for basketball, volunteers his time and efforts in coaching and connecting with players who have problems at school and at home. Sawyer has been a volunteer coach...more

Health Reform Benefits in Oregon
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services reports the benefits reaped by individuals and families concerning the health reform in Oregon. The report features the law as "already providing...more






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Wealthy Resource Generation: Tax Us More!


Wealthy Resource Generation: Tax Us More!

Resource Generation, a group of young people who grew up wealthy, wish to give something back. They published a letter this week that implies advocacy and participation in structural change that will ultimately improve the resourcing of schools in Pennsylvania.




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