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>>   Charities
BRIEF: New YMCA CEO takes over organization this week [The Wichita Eagle] 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
Jan. 06--Ronn McMahon officially took over as the Greater Wichita YMCA's new president and CEO this week, following the 25-year reign of former CEO Dennis Schoenebeck. McMahon, as a former member of     Add Comment

Noted KU philanthropist Dana Anderson will share Country Club Plaza ownership [The  
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
Jan. 06--Dana Anderson, a shopping center developer who has spent 50 years tied to a company that intends to buy the Country Club Plaza, also is a well-known donor to the University of Kansas. The     Add Comment

Ameren contributes $50,000 to American Red Cross to support flood-relief efforts 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As residents impacted by last week's historic flooding begin the cleanup process, Ameren Corporation is pledging $50,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with     Add Comment

Volkswagen repositioning may take two-three years: CEO in Wirtschaftswoche 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Volkswagen (VW) Chief Executive Matthias Mueller makes a statement during a news conference in Wolfsburg, Germany December 10, 2015.
Volkswagen repositioning may take 2-3 years: CEO in Wirtschaftswoche Economic Times
VW repositioning may take 2-3 years -CEO in Wirtschaftswoche Reuters UK
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For Many Nonprofits And Causes, YouTube Stars Are The New Guides To Growth 
Forbes.com - 1/6/2016
Video YouTube stardom is not, and never has been, an easier road to fame than the Hollywood path. And like Hollywood stars who were plucked from from the constellation of contenders, big-time YouTubers     Add Comment

Amscot Financial Contributes Mini-Grants to 11 Non-Profit Service Groups 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Amscot Financial Contributes Mini-Grants to 11 Non-Profit Service Groups Amscot Financial, a leading provider of convenient, consumer-oriented financial services, recently awarded mini-grants     Add Comment

Salvation Army Selects American DG Energy's On-Site Utility Solution 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
PR Newswire WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 6, 2016 WALTHAM, Mass. , Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- American DG Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADGE), a leading On-Site Utility™, offering clean electricity, heat, hot     Add Comment

Philanthropy Meets Technology in the Whirlpool® Smart Top Load Washer 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
From the Connect to care™ Program to Amazon Dash Replenishment, Whirlpool's Award-Winning Laundry Pair Thinks and Plans Ahead for Families1 PR Newswire BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Jan. 6, 2016 BENTON
Philanthropy Meets Technology in the Whirlpool?? Smart Top Load Washer DV Format
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Abila Predicts Key Nonprofit Accounting Trends for 2016 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Growth, building strong teams, and partnering opportunities push nonprofits forward PR Newswire AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 6, 2016 AUSTIN, Texas , Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Abila , the leading provider     Add Comment

Disaster volunteer charity's £8m grant 
BBC - 1/6/2016
UK-Med: Manchester charity gets £8m grant for global disaster responses 6 January 2016 From the section Manchester Image copyright UK-Med Image caption UK-Med deployed volunteers in the aftermath     Add Comment

Inovalon Announces Charitable Giving for 2015 
Bloomberg - 1/5/2016
BOWIE, Md., Jan. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inovalon (Nasdaq:INOV), a leading technology company providing advanced, cloud-based analytics and data-driven intervention platforms to the healthcare industry,     Add Comment

Disney and ABC Raise Awareness of the Importance of Reading with Nonprofit First  
Reuters - 1/5/2016
Disney and ABC Raise Awareness of the Importance of Reading with Nonprofit First Book Through ‘Magic of Storytelling’ Campaign Disney Donates its 50 Millionth Book and Launches First ‘Disney     Add Comment

IMPAQ International Announces IMPAQ Strategy™ - A New Service Line for Nonprofit  
Reuters - 1/5/2016
Strategy Division Serving Multiple Association, Medical Society, and Health System Clients PR Newswire COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 5, 2016 COLUMBIA, Md. , Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMPAQ International
IMPAQ International Announces IMPAQ Strategy A New Service Line for Nonprofit Organizations Asian Hospital & Healthcare Management
IMPAQ International Announces IMPAQ Strategy(TM) - A New Service Line for Nonprofit  Freshnews.com
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Social Media Contest Asks Public to Vote for Favorite Not-for-Profit Mentoring Video  
Bloomberg - 1/5/2016
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eight not-for-profits are vying for $20,000 in grant funding and the public will choose the winners in the 2016 First Niagara Mentoring Matters SM Grant     Add Comment

Allianz Life Employee Donations Support Five Local Charities 
Reuters - 1/5/2016
Money, toys, and more than 23 tons of groceries and clothes will help thousands in need Employees from Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America ( Allianz Life ® ) donated to the
Allianz Life Employee Donations Support Five Local Charities Business Wire Yahoo! Finance
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Main Street America’s NGM Charitable Foundation Supports Local Nonprofits with Holiday  
Reuters - 1/5/2016
Main Street America’s NGM Charitable Foundation Supports Local Nonprofits with Holiday Honorarium Employee-Driven Food and Toy Drives also Benefit Children and Families during Festive
Main Street America's NGM Charitable Foundation Supports Local Nonprofits with Holiday  TMC Net
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The K.I.N.D. Fund, Co-Created By UNICEF And MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell Reaches More  
Reuters - 1/5/2016
PR Newswire NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2016 NEW YORK , Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The K.I.N.D. fund, which provides students in Malawi with desks and scholarships, has topped more than $10.5     Add Comment

REGUS HELPS MEMBERS GET CHARITABLE; Partnership Launched Between Regus And Global  
Bloomberg - 1/5/2016
UK - Global workspace provider Regus is helping its members across the globe to establish their own charity fundraising initiatives via a new app. Regus has entered into a partnership with Ammado,
ROVI : REGUS HELPS MEMBERS GET CHARITABLE; Partnership Launched Between Regus And  4 Traders
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Disabled riding charity hit by theft 
BBC - 1/5/2016
Riding for the Disabled charity hit by theft at Wareham stables 5 January 2016 From the section Dorset Image copyright RDA Image caption RDA provides carriage riding for up to 60 people a     Add Comment

BRIEF: REC program offers funds to charities, nonprofits [The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg,  
Bloomberg - 1/5/2016
Jan. 05--Rappahannock Electric Cooperative is accepting applications from charities and nonprofit organizations for funding through its Operation Round Up program. The money is provided by those among     Add Comment
>>   US immigration
H-1B changes proposed 
CHINAdaily USA - 1/6/2016
The Obama administration has proposed a less restrictive policy for H-1B visa applicants - foreigners with specialized skills seeking to live and work in the United States. According to the newly-announced     Add Comment

Chastened by immigration, Obama shows restraint on guns 
USA Today - 1/6/2016
WASHINGTON — As executive actions go, President Obama's effort to clamp down on illegal guns was relatively restrained. The actions contained no executive orders, the best known and most formal exercise
Chastened by immigration, Obama shows restraint on guns - USA TODAY Social Dashboard
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Cuban Migrant Dies Stranded Along Panama-Costa Rica Border 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
A Cuban migrant has died of flu symptoms while stranded on the Panama-Costa Rica border along with hundreds of other Cubans who have been trying to reach the United States. Panamanian health authorities     Add Comment

Deportations Stopped for 12 Immigrants Targeted in Raids 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
Some of the first Central American families targeted by immigration authorities in recent raids have had their deportations temporarily halted. Lawyers said Tuesday that they've managed to temporarily     Add Comment

Deal paves way for Cuban migrants 
CNN - 1/5/2016
Five Central American countries and Mexico inked an agreement last week that will help thousands of stranded Cuban immigrants make their way to the United States. The group of Cubans,numbering approximately     Add Comment

Police rescue 45 Central American migrants in northeast Mexico 
Fox News Latino - 1/5/2016
Police officers in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas rescued 45 migrants from Guatemala and Honduras in Reynosa, located across the Rio Grande from McAllen, Texas, the Tamaulipas Coordination     Add Comment

Federal raids target undocumented immigrants 
USA Today - 1/4/2016
Federal agents launched a series of raids around the country this past weekend targeting undocumented immigrants, including children, who recently arrived from Central America, Homeland Security Secretary
Raids Target Undocumented Immigrants In NC, GA, And TX WFMY News 2
Raids target undocumented immigrants in Georgia, North Carolina and Texas USA Today
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Trump accuses Cruz of being a copycat on U.S.-Mexico border wall 
Fox News Latino - 1/4/2016
Donald Trump is calling Ted Cruz a copycat. The billionaire and front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination said that the U.S. Senator from Texas is sounding quite a lot like him when he     Add Comment

U.S. authorities begin raids, taking 121 illegal immigrants into custody over the  
Washington Post - 1/4/2016
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Monday that federal immigration authorities apprehended 121 adults and children in raids over the New Year’s weekend as part of a nationwide operation     Add Comment

Immigration raids belong in a Trump, not an Obama, administration 
CNN - 1/4/2016
An immigration judge ordered these families deported either because their asylum claims were denied or they didn't appear for their immigration court hearings. The administration's plan is shocking, outrageous
Migrant raids belong in Trump, not Obama, world CNN
Opinion: Immigration raids would be a big... Channel4000
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Families are taken into custody as push to deport immigrants denied refuge begins 
Los Angeles Times - 1/3/2016
The detentions of at least 11 families across the country marked the first day of an effort by the government to find and deport Central American migrants who sought refuge in the U.S. and stayed illegally,     Add Comment

Democrats Blast Obama Over Immigration Raids 
NewsMax.com - 1/6/2016
Deportation raids that began over the weekend are triggering outrage from Obama administration allies, who are blasting the president for taking a page out of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump's     Add Comment

Cuban migrant dies of flu stranded with hundreds while heading north through Central  
Metro Canada - 1/6/2016
PANAMA CITY — A Cuban migrant has died of flu symptoms while stranded on the Panama-Costa Rica border along with hundreds of other Cubans who have been trying to reach the United States. Panamanian     Add Comment

Trump TV ad has Morocco enclave standing in for U.S.-Mexico border 
CNEWS - 1/5/2016
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump had some explaining to do about footage used in his new campaign ad released on Monday. The commercial, which highlighted the billionaire businessman's plans     Add Comment

White House moves to deport Central American families denied asylum 
Houston Chronicle - 1/5/2016
In its first large-scale effort to deport families fleeing violence and poverty in Central America, the Department of Homeland Security conducted several nationwide operations this weekend, arresting
Obama administration moves to deport Central American families denied asylum Houston Chronicle
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Cruz immigration ad has men in suits, women in heels crossing the border 
Miami Herald - 1/5/2016
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz put up a 60-second ad Tuesday, “Invasion,” that shows people in business attire crossing the border, an attempt to illustrate the economic threat that the Texas senator     Add Comment

WATCH: New Trump Ad Mistakes Morocco for US-Mexico Border 
Haaretz - 1/5/2016
Donald Trump‘s first paid television ad, released yesterday, purports to show large numbers of illegal immigrants crossing the US-Mexican border. The ad, which has already stirred plenty of controversy     Add Comment

Low loonie could increase cost of new Canada-US border crossing by $2B 
CBC - 1/5/2016
The federal Liberal government will need to find $3.5 billion more to pay for a new bridge at the bustling border crossing between Canada and the United States. Documents show Prime Minister Justin     Add Comment

Trump's TV campaign advert urges ban 
MENAFN - 1/5/2016
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Republican frontrunner Donald Trump yesterday unveiled his first TV ad of the presidential election campaign, demanding a ban on Muslims entering the US and vowing to decapitate
Trump unveils first TV campaign ad, urges Muslim ban Kwong Wah eNews
Trump unveils first TV caign ad urges Muslim ban MENAFN
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Donald Trump TV Ad Disguises Morocco s Border as US Mexico Border 
MENAFN - 1/5/2016
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's first television ad will have you looking twice. His anti-immigrant campaign publicity shows footage of dozens of migrants
Donald Trump TV Ad Disguises Morocco’s Border as US-Mexico Border Maroc Press
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