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Lady Gaga jumps into a lake: Charitable giving or celeb self-promotion? 
Christian Science Monitor - 7 Hours ago
Celebrity involvement can help catapult a charitable cause to global awareness and draw in millions of dollars in fundraising. But is there a line between charity and self-promotion? Pop star Lady Gaga     Add Comment

The Top Five Most Promising Trends in Philanthropy 
Forbes.com - 7 Hours ago
1. Impact investing is seen as the most promising trend by most philanthropists, 52%, worldwide, according to the BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index 2015. While not strictly philanthropy, impact     Add Comment

Conference to help nonprofits utilize technology [Austin American-Statesman] 
Bloomberg - 7 Hours ago
March 02--This week, the Nonprofit Technology Conference, which helps nonprofits use technology to maximize their goals, will take over the Austin Convention Center from Wednesday through Friday. Amy     Add Comment

United Way of New York City Receives Charitable Gift From TD Bank 
Reuters - 7 Hours ago
NEW YORK, NY --(Marketwired - March 02, 2015) - United Way of New York City (UWNYC) is pleased to announce that, for the third year in a row, the organization has received a grant from the TD Charitable     Add Comment

Mig Financial Group Inaugurates Charity Program In The Dallas,... 
San Francisco Chronicle - 7 Hours ago
Mig Financial Group launches a local charity program in the Dallas, Texas area to seek active support from the agency’s network of customers and business partners in helping the community. Its first campaign     Add Comment

A.M.BestTV: ‘First Monday’ Review & Preview: Overarching Issues Threaten Positive  
Reuters - 7 Hours ago
A.M.BestTV: ‘First Monday’ Review & Preview: Overarching Issues Threaten Positive Results in U.S. Property/Casualty Sector In this first of four “First Monday” episodes exploring the
A.M.BESTTV : ‘First Monday’ Review & Preview: Overarching Issues Threaten Positive  4 Traders
A.M.BestTV: 'First Monday' Review & Preview: Overarching Issues Threaten Positive  CNBC
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Watch Alec Baldwin Valiantly Attempt to Rap for Charity 
Time - 9 Hours ago
Chance the Rapper provides beats Alec Baldwin is many things: An actor, philanthropist, dating advice guru, podcaster and former Words with Friends enthusiast . Now, he can add rapper to that list.     Add Comment

Building Opportunity by Investing in Change: Philanthropy Takes Charge on Expanding  
Reuters - 9 Hours ago
PR Newswire WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 WASHINGTON , March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of more than 40 national, regional and local foundations has taken aggressive action to improve life
Building Opportunity by Investing in Change: Philanthropy Takes Charge on Finwin
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Foresters partners with The Red Cross to help Americans prepare for emergencies 
Bloomberg - 10 Hours ago
New partnership program equips everyday heroes with training, kits March is Red Cross Month TORONTO, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Foresters™, an international financial services provider, and the American     Add Comment

Banking on charitable giving 
USA Today - 10 Hours ago
Robert "Bobby" Jain is one of the most powerful bankers in the world, but what he might ultimately become better known for is his quirky approach to tackling social issues. One philanthropic fantasy:     Add Comment

MultiVu Feed: CRISTIAN DE LA FUENTE AND MILK LIFE KICK-OFF THE SOMOS FUERTES CAMPAIGN  
Bloomberg - 12 Hours ago
TO: NEWS PRODUCERS, ASSIGNMENT EDITORS, NUTRITION/FAMILY INTEREST REPORTERS SATELLITE FEEDS: Monday, March 2nd, 2015 Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 6:30 PM - 6:45 PM ET 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM ET Galaxy     Add Comment

Independence Blue Cross executive Lorina Marshall-Blake Named 2015 United Way Women's  
Reuters - 13 Hours ago
President of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation to receive award on March 25 PR Newswire PHILADELPHIA, March 2, 2015 PHILADELPHIA , March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lorina Marshall-Blake,     Add Comment

Instagram Phenom 'Hot Dudes Reading' Launches National Cause Campaign In Support  
Reuters - 13 Hours ago
"Hot Dudes Reading for a Cause" to Provide New Books to Kids in Need PR Newswire WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 WASHINGTON , March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First Book  and Instagram
Instagram Phenom 'Hot Dudes Reading' Launches National Cause Campaign In Finwin
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Philippine Philanthropic Fund Launched to Increase Filipino Diaspora Engagement 
BusinessWeek - 14 Hours ago
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aspen Institute Diaspora Investment Alliance (DIA) and the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) have partnered to launch the Philippine Philanthropic Fund (PPF). A Memorandum     Add Comment

Eric Morecambe run for Comic Relief 
BBC - 14 Hours ago
The "Leg it with Eric" race will be held the day after Red Nose Day A fun run inspired by Eric Morecambe will be held in his Lancashire hometown for Comic Relief on 14 March. The inaugural "Leg it with     Add Comment

Vodafone Ghana supports NGO educational project 
Telecompaper - 7 Hours ago
The Vodafone Ghana Foundation and Educators International (EI) have launched 'Phonics by Phone Project', a mobile application compatible with normal mobile phones. It is part of Vodafone's 'Mobile for     Add Comment

United Way of New York City Receives Charitable Gift From TD Bank 
A.M. Best - 7 Hours ago
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United Way of New York City Receives Charitable Gift From TD Bank Marketwired 
Yahoo! Finance - 7 Hours ago
) - United Way of New York City (UWNYC) is pleased to announce that, for the third year in a row, the organization has received a grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of     Add Comment

British charity bids to ban French from smacking children 
France24 - 7 Hours ago
The mysterious fates of Putin critics Read more 'Agent Storm': How a militant Islamist became a CIA spy Read more Poll gives far-right Le Pen boost ahead of regional vote Read
‘Priceless’ art stolen from Chinese museum in French castle Fontainebleau France24
Netanyahu softens anti-Obama rhetoric ahead of speech to US Congress France24
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NGO seeks higher compensation for coconut growers to conserve vulture nests 
Times of India - 8 Hours ago
PUNE: Sahyadri Nisarga Mitra, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) working in the field of nature conservation, has urged the forest department to increase the amount of the compensation awarded to coconut     Add Comment
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>>   Human rights
U.N. Member States Accused of Cherry-Picking Human Rights 
Inter Press Service - 7 Hours ago
Armed Conflicts , Crime & Justice , Democracy , Global , Global Geopolitics , Global Governance , Headlines , Human Rights , IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse , LGBTQ , Migration & Refugees , Peace , Press     Add Comment

No Holds Barred: Jews must fight genocide, whatever the consequences 
Jerusalem Post - 8 Hours ago
As a people who experienced the worst genocide in world history, the Jewish community must be especially sensitive to the need to combat genocide worldwide. The same applies to our need to hold public     Add Comment

David Rutherford: Kiwis lead world in human rights protection 
New Zealand Herald - 8 Hours ago
The Police Commissioner came to the community at Te Rewarewa marae with a large number of other officers to issue an apology for the anti-terrorism raids that took place there in 2007. Photo / Alan Gibson     Add Comment

Russia's Lavrov says crimes against Mideast Christians 'genocide' 
Expatica Switzerland - 10 Hours ago
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday crimes committed against Christians in the Middle East were tantamount to "genocide", joining other high-ranking diplomats in calling for action. Like
Russia's Lavrov says crimes against Mideast Christians 'genocide' Yahoo! Finance
Russian FM: Crimes against Mideast Christians ‘genocide’ The Times Of Israel
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Human rights commission closes case of HIV+ pupils 
Times of India - 10 Hours ago
Margao: The Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) has closed the proceedings in the case pertaining to the denial of admission to HIV+ infected children from an orphanage in Rivona last year, following an     Add Comment

UN Council: Rights Being Violated to 'Shocking Degree' 
Africa News Wire - 10 Hours ago
Discrimination, racism, islamaphobia and anti-semitism are among the many disquieting issues to be explored at the session of the U.N. human rights council. The four-week meeting is opening with a four
UN Council Rights Being Violated to Shocking Degree Big News Network
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Sri Lanka seeks foreign help with new war crimes probe 
Yahoo! Finance - 10 Hours ago
Sri Lanka's new government Monday formally asked the international community for "advice, technical support and assistance" for a proposed domestic probe into war crimes under former leader Mahinda Rajapakse.     Add Comment

Palestinians to file first 'war crime' case against Israel on April 1 
Jerusalem Post - 11 Hours ago
The Palestinians are planning to file the first “war crime” case against Israel with the International Criminal Court (ICC) on April 1, Mohamed Shtayyeh, a senior PLO official, said on Monday. Shtayyeh     Add Comment

UAE- FNC's human rights committee MoI discuss government policy on domestic violenceWAM 
MENAFN - 11 Hours ago
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Dubai 2nd February 2015 (WAM) - The Federal National Council's human rights committee and the Ministry of Interior discussed today the gove...    Add Comment

Lamamra in Geneva for UN Human Rights Council 
Africa News Wire - 11 Hours ago
Mining Industry News and Mining press releases from public and private companies. Mining Newswire accepts press releases and headline news. Unlimited Mass Media SEO Press Release Distribution with     Add Comment

UAE- Mohamed bin Zayed meets Saudi Defence MinisterWAM 
MENAFN - 11 Hours ago
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI 22nd February 2015 (WAM) - His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander...
Sultan bin Tahnoun opens Royal Rose Hotel Abu Dhabi UPDATEWAM MENAFN
UAE- Mohammed bin Rashid Issues Decree forming International Humanitarian City Authority  MENAFN
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Canadian Museum for Human Rights bans selfie sticks 
CTV News - 12 Hours ago
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg is the latest public facility to ban the use of selfie sticks. The handheld device lets users attach a camera or smartphone in order to take a selfie     Add Comment

Canadian Museum for Human Rights joins other museums in selfie stick ban 
Metro Canada - 12 Hours ago
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg is joining renowned museums around the world in banning the use of ‘selfie’ sticks. The sticks are the extendable poles that hold a camera or smartphone
Canadian Museum for Human Rights bans ‘selfie sticks’ News 1130
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Selfie sticks not welcome at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights 
CBC - 12 Hours ago
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has banned the use of selfie sticks. The expandable rods that allow users to hold their cellphones a few feet away, making it easy to take wide-angled self-portraits     Add Comment

Selfie sticks not welcome at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights read comments 
CBC - 12 Hours ago
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has banned the use of selfie sticks. The expandable rods that allow users to hold their cellphones a few feet away, making it easy to take wide-angled self-portraits     Add Comment

Canadian Museum for Human Rights says no more selfie sticks 
CTV News - 13 Hours ago
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has banned the use of selfie sticks.    Add Comment

Human rights activists fail to convince Ukraine’s ex-pilot Savchenko to end hunger  
Itar Tass - 13 Hours ago
MOSCOW, March 2. /TASS/. Human rights activists have failed to convince former Ukraine pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, imprisoned on charges of aiding the killing of Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine,     Add Comment

UN says over 121,000 South Sudanese refugees arrive in Sudan 
Xinhua News Agency - 13 Hours ago
KHARTOUM, March 2 (Xinhua) -- Over 121,400 South Sudanese refugees have crossed into Sudan by the end of last February, said United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).
over 121,000 S’Sudanese refugees arrive in Sudan – UN Nigeria Punch
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Kerry: UNHCR is obsessed with Israel 
Deutsche Welle - 14 Hours ago
After an icy meeting with Russian counterpart Lavrov, John Kerry accused the UNHCR of being preoccupied with Israel. At the same event, the Iranian foreign minister said he a nuclear deal could be finished     Add Comment

Kerry at Reception for Envoy for Human Rights of LGBT Persons 
US Embassy Chile: Santiago - 7 Hours ago
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Washington, D.C. February 27, 2015 REMARKS Secretary of State John Kerry At Welcome Reception to Commemorate the Announcement of Special     Add Comment
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