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Survey Identifies Three Key Best Practices for Sustainable Non-Profits 
BusinessWeek - 5 Hours ago
TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Sustainable non-profit and charitable organizations employ three fundamental best practices, a new survey has revealed. The recently released survey, asked Canadian non-profit     Add Comment

Festiva Charitable Golf Tournament Raises More Than $85,000 
CBS 3 Springfield - 4 Hours ago
This article was originally distributed via PRWeb. PRWeb, WorldNow and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. SOURCE: Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Resort     Add Comment

24/7 Wall St.: CEO Bezos Runs Amazon Like Charity or Non-Profit 
NewsMax.com - 6 Hours ago
Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos is running a non-profit at Amazon rather than a business, according to 24/7 Wall St. The online retail behemoth reported its widest quarterly loss in 14 years this     Add Comment

Betsy McCaughey: Doctors Without Borders Must Quarantine for Ebola 
NewsMax.com - 4 Hours ago
Caregivers treating Ebola patients in Africa for aid groups such as Doctors Without Borders should undergo quarantine before they leave hot zones to prevent another case like that of Craig Spencer, the     Add Comment

24/7 Wall St.: Jeff Bezos Operates Amazon Like a Charity or Non-Profit 
NewsMax.com - 6 Hours ago
Jeff Bezos is running a non-profit at Amazon rather than a business, according to 24/7 Wall St. The online retail behemoth reported its widest quarterly loss in 14 years this week, despite a 20 percent     Add Comment

Watch: Princess Kate Dazzles at Charity Gala 
ABC News - 9 Hours ago
Lara Spencer reports the latest news in the "GMA" Pop News Heat Index.    Add Comment

Ebola Outbreak Taking Its Toll on Doctors Without Borders 
101thefox.net - 5 Hours ago
(GENEVA) -- Doctors Without Borders is paying a heavy price in treating Ebola. The Geneva-based group tells ABC News that since the outbreak began in March, it has sent over 700 staff to the affected     Add Comment

BGE Presents $300,000 in Environmental Stewardship Grants to More Than 40 Nonprofit  
TMC Net - 3 Hours ago
[October 24, 2014] BALTIMORE --(Business Wire)-- Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) today announced that it is providing more than $300,000 in grants to more than 40 local nonprofit
BGE Presents $300,000 in Environmental Stewardship Grants to More T... Finwin
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Amnesty International blasts Ferguson police in report 
Philippine Times - 5 Hours ago

A security forces member points a rifle at a crowd gathered in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 20. Amnesty in its report looked at both the Michael Brown shooting by officer Darren Wilson, and the ...
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Russia Ready to Cooperate With Kiev, Red Cross on Donbas Humanitarian Aid: UN Envoy 
RIA Novosti - 5 Hours ago
UNITED NATIONS, October 24 (RIA Novosti) – Russia is ready to cooperate with the Ukrainian authorities and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on humanitarian aid delivery to southeastern     Add Comment

NGO writes to govt over ‘regrettable’ decision to renew mining leases 
Times of India - 3 Hours ago
Panaji: NGO Goa Foundation, which challenged the state government in the Supreme Court over illegal mining, wrote to chief minister Manohar Parrikar objecting to the state government's decision to renew     Add Comment

Nonprofit Accelerator Plans Milwaukee Coding Camp to Grow Talent Pool 
Xconomy - 3 Hours ago
Milwaukee startup advocates have made a lot of effort over the past few years to inspire more local entrepreneurship. Now, the area could use a boost in grooming the professional talent that tech companies     Add Comment

Clay Paky Donates To Behind The Scenes Charity At Knight Of Illumination Awards 
Lighting Dimensions - 4 Hours ago
The company’s Chief Executive Officer Pio Nahum presented a cheque to lighting designer Rick Fisher for Behind the Scenes UK, explaining to the audience that one of the last things approved by the late     Add Comment

Iran set to execute woman convicted of killing her rapist, Amnesty International  
Jerusalem Post - 4 Hours ago
The human rights organization Amnesty International is urging global intervention to stop the imminent execution of a woman in Iran who was sentenced to death for killing her rapist. Reyhaneh Jabbari,     Add Comment

Gamers to gather at Edmonton Expo Centre for Extra Life charity drive 
Metro Canada - 4 Hours ago
For 24 hours, about 150 gamers will put their thumbs to good use as they raise money for the Stollery Children’s Hospital at the Extra Life Edmonton event. The game of choice will be up to players     Add Comment

United Way Campaign is Well Underway! 
Borger News Herald - 5 Hours ago
By The 2014-2015 United Way campaign is well underway. "Our goal is $650,000. Through our work place rallies, we have bought in pledges of just over $76,000 to date," commented Julie Winters, Executive     Add Comment

Hedge funders rock for charity 
Big News Network - 5 Hours ago
<br>Hedge fund 'Rocktoberfest' <br>FM trader Tim Seymour and CNBC's Steve Liesman joined the hedge fund community Wednesday night at the 11th annual ...    Add Comment

Pen Bay Healthcare reviewing capital campaign finances in wake of allegations against  
TMC Net - 5 Hours ago
[October 24, 2014] (Bangor Daily News (ME) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) ROCKPORT, Maine -- Pen Bay Healthcare is reviewing the finances of its recent capital fundraising campaign because the     Add Comment

Report: Most wealthy give to charities 
Houston Chronicle - 5 Hours ago
| Updated: October 24, 2014 12:07pm Good news – the wealthy aren't just spending money on themselves. According to two separate reports, the vast majority of high-net-worth households and millionaires     Add Comment

Subaru Seventh Annual Share The Love Charity Event to Set New Donation Record 
TMC Net - 5 Hours ago
[October 24, 2014] (3BL Media Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) National Charities Include: ASPCA®, Make-A-Wish®, Meals On Wheels®, and National Park FoundationSOURCE: Subaru of America SUMMARY:Subaru     Add Comment
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>>   Human rights
Rwanda suspends BBC's local radio service over genocide documentary 
Reuters - 4 Hours ago
(Reuters) - Rwanda has suspended the BBC's local radio service after the broadcaster aired a documentary that questioned official accounts of the 1994 genocide, the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority
Rwanda suspends BBC's local radio service over genocide documentary (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
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Ferguson cops abused human rights: Amnesty 
Reuters - 11 Hours ago
Protesters rally during a demonstration outside the Ferguson police department in Ferguson, Missouri October 13, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Shannon Stapleton (Reuters) - Police in Ferguson, Missouri,     Add Comment

"We already bought you": Foreign maids endure serious abuse in UAE 
Your Middle East - 11 Hours ago
Human rights Foreign maids from impoverished countries endure physical, sexual and emotional abuse in the United Arab Emirates, trapped by a system that denies them protection, an international rights
Foreign maids endure abuse in UAE: HRW Bangladesh Daily Star
Foreign maids endure abuse in UAE says rights group Arab Herald
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Bangladesh Islamist leader convicted of war crimes dies 
Reuters Africa - 17 Hours ago
DHAKA (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi Islamist party leader serving 90 years in prison for crimes during Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence has died, a doctor said. Ghulam Azam, 92, a former leader     Add Comment

Finland grants almost 16 million euros in humanitarian aid – the greater part of  
Noodls - 6 Hours ago
Press Release 237/2014 24 October 2014 In its autumn distribution of humanitarian aid, Finland has granted 15.7 million euros for the worst crisis sites. Many of these targets are seriously underfunded
Finland grants almost 16 million euros in humanitarian aid Noodls
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Amnesty International blasts Ferguson police in report 
Philippine Times - 5 Hours ago

A security forces member points a rifle at a crowd gathered in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 20. Amnesty in its report looked at both the Michael Brown shooting by officer Darren Wilson, and the ...
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Sri Lanka revisited: The whitewashing of a war crime by corporate lobbyists 
NewsRT.co.uk - 4 Hours ago
The Sri Lankan government is hurriedly trying to boost the country’s image by spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to hire corporate lobbyists as it awaits a UN report into alleged war crimes.    Add Comment

Russia Ready to Cooperate With Kiev, Red Cross on Donbas Humanitarian Aid: UN Envoy 
RIA Novosti - 5 Hours ago
UNITED NATIONS, October 24 (RIA Novosti) – Russia is ready to cooperate with the Ukrainian authorities and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on humanitarian aid delivery to southeastern     Add Comment

Italy’s Top Court Rules Victims May Sue Germany for Nazi War Crimes 
RIA Novosti - 5 Hours ago
MOSCOW, October 24 (RIA Novosti) - The Constitutional Court of Italy has ruled that victims of war crimes and crimes against humanity committed under the Nazis have the right to sue Germany in Italian     Add Comment

Iran set to execute woman convicted of killing her rapist, Amnesty International  
Jerusalem Post - 4 Hours ago
The human rights organization Amnesty International is urging global intervention to stop the imminent execution of a woman in Iran who was sentenced to death for killing her rapist. Reyhaneh Jabbari,     Add Comment

‘OCTL violating human rights’ 
The Hindu - 5 Hours ago
Comment · print · T T T+· T- A three-member team of Human Rights Forum (HRF) visited Oil Country Tubular Limited (OCTL) to meet the workers who have been fighting against the management, seeking     Add Comment

Rwanda government is angry at BBC over genocide documentary calls to ban news organization 
Cambodian Times - 5 Hours ago
Rwanda government is angry at BBC over genocide documentary, calls to ban news organization The Rwandan government, members of parliament and genocide survivors have expressed their anger at the BBC over     Add Comment

CIA secret prison ruling sees Poland appeal to European Human Rights Court 
Russia Today - 6 Hours ago
16:45 The watch tower of an airport is pictured in Szymany, close to Szczytno in northeastern Poland, July 1, 2013 (Reuters / Tomasz Marek) Poland has lodged an appeal with the European Court     Add Comment

Latest UN Report on Human Rights in Ukraine Biased: Churkin 
RIA Novosti - 6 Hours ago
UNITED NATIONS, October 24 (RIA Novosti) - Russian Ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin said Friday that the latest UN repor t on human rights in Ukraine does not reflect the real situation in the crisis-hit     Add Comment

IOC new host contract is gold medal for human rights: HRW 
Times of India - 10 Hours ago
BERLIN: Human Rights Watch has heaped unusual praise on the International Olympic Committee for including human rights clauses in new contracts to be signed by future Olympic host cities, saying other     Add Comment

Human Rights Watch praises IOC 
Ein News - 4 Hours ago
Today - 18:49 GMT It's not every day that the International Olympic Committee receives kudos from human rights groups. Human Rights Watch, however, is commending the IOC for including     Add Comment

24 October 2014 - Human Rights Commission Must Investigate Poor Service Delivery  
Noodls - 9 Hours ago
Human Rights Commission Must Investigate Poor Service Delivery in Kgomokgomo The IFP calls on the Human Rights Commission to urgently investigate the poor sanitation and poor service delivery at Moretele     Add Comment

Ukraine conflict: NATO claims Russian troops remain in Ukraine; more than 800,000  
ABC Online - 9 Hours ago
Related Story: Putin, Poroshenko and EU leaders meet over Ukraine crisis Russia still has troops in eastern Ukraine and retains a very capable force on the border despite a partial withdrawal, NATO's     Add Comment

German humanitarian aid unloaded in Dnipropetrovsk 
Ukrinform - 10 Hours ago
KYIV, October 24 /Ukrinform/. In Dnipropetrovsk, in the presence of representatives of the German Organization for International Cooperation the first 5 trucks of humanitarian aid from the government     Add Comment

Denial and impunity paves the way for the repetition of new crimes against humanity:  
Public Radio of Armenia - 11 Hours ago
“Armenian-American relations over the past few years have developed significantly,” Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said in an interview with The New York Times. “The numerous visits and     Add Comment
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