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Enterprising And Reputable New Jersey Family Raises Nearly 1.4 Million To Benefit  
BusinessWeek - 3 Hours ago
HARDYSTON, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- THE CANNATA REPORT announced a total of nearly $1.4 million raised for charity since 1997. Frank G. Cannata, founder, president and editor-in-chief of THE     Add Comment

San Diego philanthropist launches newspaper bid 
SiliconValley.com - 4 Hours ago
SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego philanthropist has launched a bid to buy his city's dominant newspaper and turn it into one of the nation's largest nonprofit news organizations. Malin Burnham says Douglas     Add Comment

Doctors Without Borders' Philip Sacks to speak about Ebola outbreak at Boston Go  
Reuters - 4 Hours ago
PR Newswire BOSTON, Sept. 23, 2014 BOSTON , Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - After returning from the frontline of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa , Doctors Without Borders' Philips Sacks will be     Add Comment

Chris Paul celebrates renovation of Salvation Army community center 
Los Angeles Times - 20 Hours ago
The memory remains fresh in Chris Paul’s mind. He had just been traded to the Clippers from the then-New Orleans Hornets in December 2011 when he made his first visit to the Salvation Army Siemon Family     Add Comment

NC nonprofit gets ACA grant after initially being passed over [The News & Observer  
BusinessWeek - 20 Hours ago
Sept. 23--A western North Carolina nonprofit was selected for a federal grant to promote the Affordable Care Act, after being initially passed over in favor of an Illinois organization in bankruptcy proceedings.     Add Comment

Remember The Miners Participating in 5k Charity Run 
San Francisco Chronicle - 20 Hours ago
Remember The Miners is sponsoring a team for the Run For It race at the 26th annual Leaf Peepers Festival, supporting coal miners across the nation. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Remember The Miners     Add Comment

'Set off Period of Life Convict Sentence Already Undergone Not a Charity' 
NDTV - 21 Hours ago
Representational image Chennai :  The Madras High Court yesterday made it clear that the set off period of the sentence already undergone by a life convict is not a charity, but law's guarantee. "To
Set off period of life convict sentence already undergone not Business Standard India
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InsideSales.com Do Good Foundation Adds Seasoned Philanthropy Leader to Further  
Sys-Con Italia - 6 Hours ago
SILICON SLOPES, UT--(Marketwired - September 23, 2014) - InsideSales.com, the leading cloud-based sales acceleration technology company, today announced it has added Tema Hunkin Laussen to lead its Do     Add Comment

Canada's support for Canadian Red Cross project: Strengthening Community Resilience  
Noodls - 3 Hours ago
Today's announcement of $6.1 million over four years (2013-2014 to 2016-2017) is supporting the Strengthening Community Resilience to Natural Disasters in Southeast Asia project, managed by the Canadian     Add Comment

Saharawi Red Crescent launches urgent appeal for relief to rainfall victims 
Sahara Press Service - 3 Hours ago
Chahid Al Hafed (refugee camps), Sept 23, 2014 (SPS) - Saharawi Red Crescent (SRC) has appealed to the donor countries, international organizations, NGOs, associations of friendship and civil societies     Add Comment

Alicia Keys Goes Nude to Promote New Charity Campaign 
Bet.com - 3 Hours ago
A nude photo of Alicia Keys is making the rounds, but don't worry. She's not part of that celebrity nude photo leak that seems to be targeting so many A-listers in recent days. Instead, the pregnant singer     Add Comment

Kajal Aggarwal is the face of Giving Back _ NGO India 2014 [News] [Times of India] 
TMC Net - 3 Hours ago
[September 23, 2014] (Times of India Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Kajal Aggarwal has been signed up to be the brand ambassador by UBM for it's annual corporate responsibility event Giving Back     Add Comment

Twins don their boxing gloves for charity match 
NewsRT.co.uk - 4 Hours ago
IDENTICAL twins Toni and Jamie Gregory will step into the ring for the first time at a charity boxing match - just 15 weeks after one of them gave birth. The sisters, who both live in Clifton, have never     Add Comment

N.C. nonprofit gets ACA grant after initially being passed over 
Courier Tribune - 5 Hours ago
A western North Carolina nonprofit was selected for a federal grant to promote the Affordable Care Act, after being initially passed over in favor of an Illinois organization in bankruptcy proceedings.     Add Comment

NGOs educate girls on sexuality 
Ghana News Agency - 6 Hours ago
The exposure visit was also to build a link between the girls and the two institutions for solidarity and support in their activities related to young women and friendly sexual reproductive health services     Add Comment

Inpatient Utilization Flat or Declining for Two-Thirds of Not-for-Profit Hospitals:  
Yahoo! Finance - 9 Hours ago
Unfortunately we are unable to process your request at this time. This error is usually temporary. Please try again later. If you continue to experience this error, it may be caused by one of the     Add Comment

Writing a Bigger Story: Award-Winning Nonprofit Literacy Organization Open Books  
Tutorial Finder - 3 Hours ago
Open Books, the award-winning nonprofit social venture devoted to transforming lives through literacy, today announced an initiative to help expand its popular writing programs nationwide. The new project,     Add Comment

'Pompeii of the North' is saved: Roman fort will remain intact after being bought  
NewsRT.co.uk - 9 Hours ago
One of the most important Roman sites in Britain - dubbed the Pompeii of the North - has been saved after being sold in a £2 million deal. The Auckland Castle Trust bought the Roman Town in Binchester,     Add Comment

9. DIVESTMENT: Rockefeller philanthropy headlines $50B push away from fossil fuel  
Climate Wire - 9 Hours ago
Our software detected that cookies are disabled in your browser. Cookies need to be enabled to access E&E Publishing's premium content. Please allow cookies from www.eenews.net and refresh this page.     Add Comment

*Hajj/ Red Crescent completes preparations with 3600 workers, 400 vehicles for service  
Saudi Press Agency - 10 Hours ago
SPA -- Saudi Red Crescent Authority has completed readiness to serve pilgrims in Makkah, Madinah and the holy sites. Its preparations have included a cadre consisting of 3600 individuals and 400 cars     Add Comment
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Amnesty: China trades in torture tools 
CNN - 10 Hours ago
Hong Kong (CNN) -- Electric shock guns, spiked metal batons and leg and neck shackles. These are some of the torture devices being made and exported by Chinese companies, fueling human rights abuses
Amnesty: Chinese trade in torture tools fuels rights abuses CNN
Chinese trade in 'torture tools fuels abuse' WYFF4.com
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UNHCR bracing for possible exodus of 400,000 from Syrian town into Turkey 
Reuters UK - 12 Hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday that it was making contingency plans for all 400,000 inhabitants of the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani to flee into Turkey to escape
UPDATE 2-UNHCR preparing for 400,000 exodus from Syrian town into Turkey Reuters Africa
UNHCR bracing for possible exodus of 400,000 from Syrian town … Yahoo! India
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Middle East Updates / UN refugee agency making contingency plan for 400,000 potential  
Haaretz - 12 Hours ago
Dozens of Islamic State fighters killed by U.S. air strikes in Syria; U.S. informed Syria prior to conducting air strikes on Raqqa; Five Arab states participate in air strikes; Turkey indicates Islamic     Add Comment

Amnesty Intl: China's trade in torture is flourishing 
CNN - 21 Hours ago
Hong Kong (CNN) -- Electric shock guns, spiked metal batons and leg and neck shackles. These are some of the torture devices being made and exported by Chinese companies, fueling human rights abuses     Add Comment

China Exports "Tools of Torture and Repression" Used in Rights Violations: Amnesty 
BusinessWeek - 21 Hours ago
More than 130 Chinese companies are making and selling equipment that can be used for torture, fueling human-rights violations across Africa and Asia, according to a report by Amnesty International and     Add Comment

Canada's support for World Vision Canada's humanitarian operations in Afghanistan 
Noodls - 3 Hours ago
Today's announcement of $1.1 million to support World Vision Canada is contributing to the provision of emergency water, sanitation and hygiene for approximately 25,000 people in Afghanistan. With Canada's     Add Comment

Iraq UN delivers food to over 1 million displaced people refugee numbers rise sharply 
Argentina Star - 3 Hours ago
Featured Story Argentine midfielder Lionel Messi's heroics charged Barcelona to a 5-0 victory against Levante, taking the team to top of the La Liga table. Messi set up Neymar to give the visitors     Add Comment

Latvian Citizen Awarded $13,000 For Human Rights Breach: Council of Europe 
RIA Novosti - 6 Hours ago
MOSCOW, September 23 (RIA Novosti) – A citizen of Latvia held in a psychiatric hospital against his will has been awarded with 10,000 Euros (about $13,000) as judges accepted that his human rights had     Add Comment

Amnesty: Chinese firms exporting tools of torture 
Africa Review - 3 Hours ago
A growing number of Chinese companies are exporting "tools of torture" such as electric shock batons and spiked metal batons, Amnesty International says in a report. More than 130 firms were involved     Add Comment

Russian rights council demands independent probe into discovery of burial near Donetsk  
Itar Tass - 3 Hours ago
MOSCOW, September 23. /ITAR-TASS/. The head of the Russian Federation’s presidential Council for Development of Civil Society and Human Rights (HRC) on Tuesday demanded an independent international investigation     Add Comment

China companies export 'tools of torture': Amnesty 
China Post - 6 Hours ago
By Felicia Sonmez, AFP BEIJING--The number of Chinese companies exporting “tools of torture” has surged over the past decade, Amnesty International said Tuesday, with many devices falling into the hands     Add Comment

The Knights Templar GCKT International offers a platform for a humanitarian community  
RCL Advisors - 6 Hours ago
: United States of America, 19th September 2014: Humanitarian organizations across the world serve as a common platform to contribute their efforts towards development of the society. One initiative which     Add Comment

N. Korea Wants to Join US-Led Meeting on Human Rights 
MENAFN - 10 Hours ago
(MENAFN - QNA) North Korea has asked to participate in a ministerial meeting that US Secretary of State John Kerry is hosting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly to discuss the North's human rights     Add Comment

UN Human Rights Body Warns 400,000 Syrian Kurds Could Flee Islamic State Onslaught 
NDTV - 10 Hours ago
A fighter of the Islamic State militant group waving the IS flag. (Reuters) Geneva:  The UN refugee agency warned Tuesday that as many as 400,000 people may flee to Turkey from Syria's Kurdish region     Add Comment

US Strikes Kill 50 Al Qaeda Fighters in Syria: Human Rights Monitor 
NDTV - 10 Hours ago
Beirut:  US air strikes killed 50 Al-Qaeda militants and eight civilians, including children, in northern Syria on Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Most of the 50 fighters killed     Add Comment

Aust plan broke refugee convention: UNHCR 
Sydney Morning Herald - 10 Hours ago
Australia would have breached the refugee convention if it had returned more than 150 asylum seekers to India after they were intercepted at sea, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees says. The UNHCR
Aust plan broke refugee convention: UNHCR (AAP) Yahoo! News Australia
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UNHCR warns 400,000 Syrian Kurds could flee IS onslaught 
Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - 10 Hours ago
By | AFP  –  The UN refugee agency warned Tuesday that as many as 400,000 people may flee to Turkey from Syria 's Kurdish region to escape attacks by the Islamic State group. UNHCR spokeswoman Melissa     Add Comment

US-led strikes kill 50 Al-Qaeda fighters in Syria: Syrian Observatory for Human  
Economic Times - 10 Hours ago
BEIRUT: US air strikes killed 50 Al-Qaeda militants and eight civilians, including children, in northern Syria on Tuesday, the said. Most of the 50 fighters killed in the attacks west of the second city     Add Comment

Nepal Must Scrap 35-Day Limit on Reporting Rapes: Human Rights Group 
NDTV - 12 Hours ago
The Nepal government is in the process of setting up two commissions to investigate wartime crimes on women. Kathmandu:  Nepal must scrap a 35-day time limit for reporting rapes that prevents survivors     Add Comment

Russia to continue humanitarian aid to Palestinian refugees — Foreign Ministry Russia  
Itar Tass - 13 Hours ago
MOSCOW, September 23. /ITAR-TASS/. Russia will continue providing humanitarian aid to Palestinian refugees on a bilateral basis and through international organizations, the Russian Foreign Ministry said     Add Comment
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