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Change People's Lives by Giving to Charity this Christmas 
Noodls - 7 Hours ago
Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese, 30 Oct 2014 Australians are expected to splash out more than $35 billion on Christmas gifts for loved ones and friends this year. While most of us are thrilled     Add Comment

County executive opposes sale, arguing it would destroy safety net the nonprofit  
Willow Glen Resident - 11 Hours ago
O'Connor Hospital and six other facilities that are part of the Daughters of Charity Health System have been sold to a for-profit multi-state chain, but locally there is concern that the deal will present     Add Comment

Nonprofit needs techs and volunteers for car seat clinic 
Willow Glen Resident - 11 Hours ago
Staff members at ACCESS, part of the Auxiliary of Good Samaritan Hospital, are hoping to expand its community car seat fitting clinic and is in need of volunteers and technicians. The car seat clinic     Add Comment

01:32 Models strut their stuff to help raise £352 for life-saving charity 
NewsRT.co.uk - 11 Hours ago
Dressed to impress, models showed off the latest autumn and winter trends on sale at two Alnwick boutiques during a special fashion show. Premium-brand menswear shop Hotspur 1364 joined forces with Regram
Models strut their stuff to help raise £352 for life-saving charity NewsRT.co.uk
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Report shows Red Cross dropped the ball following Superstorm Sandy, Hurricane Isaac 
Miami Herald - 11 Hours ago
In 2012, two massive storms pounded the United States, leaving hundreds of thousands of people homeless, hungry or without power for days and weeks. Americans did what they so often do after disasters.     Add Comment

Former premier joins ranks of the most charitable 
TheStar.com.my - 12 Hours ago
BEIJING: Former Chinese premier Zhu Rongji, respected as an economic reformer and fighter against corruption, gave away nearly US$4mil (RM13mil) last year, becoming one of the country’s top 100 philanthropists,     Add Comment

Red Cross’ woes detailed in report 
Miami Herald - 12 Hours ago
In 2012, two massive storms pounded the United States, leaving hundreds of thousands of people homeless, hungry or without power for days and weeks. Americans did what they so often do after disasters.     Add Comment

Sunnyvale shorts: Salvation Army to hold benefit concert Nov. 7 
San Jose Mercury News - 12 Hours ago
Dia de los Muertos contest at Mi Pueblo To mark the traditional Mexican celebration, Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), Mi Pueblo Food Center is encouraging customers to get creative and paint themselves     Add Comment

Wee: NGOs can aid SME loan process 
TheStar.com.my - 12 Hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Government will work with non-governmental organisations to ensure that only genuine applicants get soft loans set aside for Chinese small and medium enterprises (SMEs), said Minister     Add Comment

UNICEF report charts how Ireland has failed children 
Irish Times - 12 Hours ago
Of all social wrongs, a denial of opportunity to children is the most insidious. Young people bear the brunt of this exclusion but society also pays because of their reduced skills and productivity and     Add Comment

First Choice Bank Raises a Record Amount for its Annual Charity Golf Tournament 
Yahoo! Finance - 13 Hours ago
CERRITOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Choice Bank is proud to announce the successful raise of $25,500.00 from the Bank’s Fourth Annual Golf Tournament in support and recognition of 18 non-profit     Add Comment

Kenya Among Top Five for New Unicef Centre 
AllAfrica.com - 7 Hours ago
By Judie Kaberia Nairobi — Kenya is among global top five countries in an ongoing evaluation exercise to select a location for establishing a UN Global Shared Service Centre (GSSC). According to a     Add Comment

NGO Council opposes 15pc foreign funding cap 
CapitalFM Kenya - 7 Hours ago
The council argues that some of the organisations are funded entirely from overseas, which would negatively affect their activities/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 29 – The NGO Council says it is opposed to     Add Comment

Charity home gets an uplift 
New Straits Times - 10 Hours ago
GIBRALTAR BSN Life Bhd (Gibraltar BSN) recently launched its first Global Volunteer Day at Rumah Juara, a non-profit home in Selangor which provides shelter to 37 underprivileged children aged between     Add Comment

United Way Blitz Day 4 hours ago 
KSDK NewsChannel 5 - 10 Hours ago
ST. LOUIS – Though I'll be spending time telling you about Cornerstone Center for Early Learning, this story is really about United Way. And you. That's because it's your dollars through the United Way     Add Comment

Four Ways Nonprofits Familiarize Donors with Matching Gift Programs 
Business 2 Community - 10 Hours ago
Has your nonprofit polled your donors in recent months or years to see how familiar they are with employee matching gift programs? If not, you may want to ask around at your next fundraising event.     Add Comment

Specsavers raise $75k for NZ charities (Fuseworks) 
Yahoo! News Australia - 10 Hours ago
Specsavers today announced it has raised more than $75,000 for local charities nationwide, including its national charity partner The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ, since launching the Specsavers Community
Specsavers raise $75k for NZ charities Truth
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Israeli NGO blames occupation for Palestinians' … 
Yahoo! India - 10 Hours ago
Jerusalem, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) Israel's military, civil and administrative occupation of the West Bank has led to a dramatic decline in Palestinians' living conditions, according to a Israeli human rights     Add Comment

New Donation App for Charities 
Pro Bono Australia - 10 Hours ago
A new smartphone application has been developed with the goal of replacing gifts like chocolates or wine with a donation to a charity. Sydney-based former accountant Barney Gordon, along with Not for     Add Comment

Charity Regulator Airs Frustrations in Annual Report 
Pro Bono Australia - 10 Hours ago
In the face of an uncertain future, the Australian charity regulator has delivered its second Annual Report to Federal Parliament citing its work to free charities from unnecessary reporting burdens as     Add Comment
>>   US immigration
Most Latinos Don't Hold Obama's Immigration Delay... 
Mother Jones - 10 Hours ago
This is just raw data, and I suppose you can take in two ways, but here's what a new Pew poll says about supposed Latino outrage over President Obama's decision to delay executive action on immigration     Add Comment

Advocates worry Obama may scale back or delay immigration action 
Economic Times - 7 Hours ago
WASHINGTON: Immigration activists close to the White House worry that President Barack Obama could delay or scale back executive actions on immigration that he has promised to take before the year ends.     Add Comment

Season 4 'American Horror Story': Neil Patrick Harris And David Burtka To Appear  
International Business Times Australia - 7 Hours ago
Neil Patrick Harris and his husband, David Burtka¸ are set to appear in FX's horror anthology series, "American Horror Story-Freak Show." Also, according to reports, Lily Rabe is returning to reprise     Add Comment

33 Cuban migrants rescued off Florida coast 
Borneo Post Online - 10 Hours ago
MIAMI: US authorities on Wednesday (Oct 29) rescued 33 Cuban men who were in an overloaded boat that was taking on water not far from the Florida coast, officials said. The US Coast Guard said in a
33 Cuban migrants rescued off Boca Raton 'in the nick of time' South Florida Sun-Sentinel
33 Cuban migrants rescued off Boca Raton Miami Herald
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AFP - US-Cuba-migrants 
Namibia Press Agency - 11 Hours ago
US-Cuba-migrants Contributed by NAMPA / AFP. 33 Cuban migrants rescued off Florida coast MIAMI, Oct 30, 2014 (AFP) - US authorities on Wednesday rescued 33 Cuban men who were in an overloaded boat     Add Comment

Bar Attendance Supports Heavy Drinking by Young Adults Along US-Mexico Border 
Infrosoft - 12 Hours ago
New research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, released Tuesday in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, shows that higher levels     Add Comment

US Senate candidates talk money, immigration 
Clovis News Journal - 10 Hours ago
Democratic incumbent Tom Udall faces Republican Allen Weh in the race for U.S. Senate. Here are profiles on both candidates: Allen E. Weh The basics • Republican, 71 • Lives in Los Ranchos de     Add Comment

Obama interrupted by protester on immigration 
Austin American Statesman - 11 Hours ago
An immigration reform protester interrupted President Obama's speech Tuesday in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.    Add Comment

U.S. SEN. JEFF SESSIONS: Electing David Perdue would foil Obamas immigration plans 
Albany Herald - 11 Hours ago
Letter to the Editor On the most important issue of our time – an issue that directly affects our communities, our schools, our economy, and our security – Michelle Nunn has sided with President     Add Comment

Immigration Advocates Warn Obama Not to Think Small 
Time - 17 Hours ago
Young children join immigration reform protesters while marching in front of the White House July 7, 2014 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee— Reformers urge the president to sign an expansive order allowing     Add Comment

Survey: 73% of Americans Overseas Consider Dropping Citizenship 
NewsMax.com - 10/29/2014
Americans living overseas apparently aren't too pleased with the July 1 tightening of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) to ensure payment of taxes on income garnered abroad by Americans.     Add Comment

US passports renounced on tax-disclosure rules start 
Business World - 10/29/2014
People giving up their nationality at U.S. embassies increased to 776 in the third quarter, from 560 in the year- earlier period, according to Federal Register data published yesterday. Tougher asset-disclosure     Add Comment

House Democrats urge pause in migrant family deportations 
Reuters UK - 10/29/2014
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives has called on President Barack Obama to suspend deportations of Central American families until problems are resolved at     Add Comment

USCG Rescues 33 Cuban Migrants off Florida 
Marine Link - 20 Hours ago
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued 33 Cuban migrants from an overloaded boat taking on water off the southeast Florida coast on Wednesday, two days after 11 Cubans were pulled from the waters off the coast     Add Comment

Immigration heckler booted from Obama speech 
Washington Times - 10/29/2014
President Obama on Tuesday night stumped for Wisconsin gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke , but not before he was sidetracked by a protester urging the administration to take greater action on immigration.     Add Comment

U.S. Coast Guard searches off Miami for two missing Cuban migrants 
Reuters - 10/28/2014
(Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard searched on Tuesday for two missing Cuban rafters after the 11 others on their homemade vessel were plucked safely on Monday from the waters off Miami. The most recent     Add Comment

Border Patrol Union Blasts Obama Amnesty Plan 
NewsMax.com - 10/28/2014
The president of the union representing immigration service agents said he is adamantly opposed to any plans by President Barack Obama to grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through executive action,     Add Comment

Taxes Cause Record Number of Americans to Renounce Citizenship 
ABC News - 10/28/2014
Frustration over taxes is as American as apple pie, but some U.S. citizens are becoming so overwhelmed by the Internal Revenue Service that they’ve decided to stop being Americans altogether. According     Add Comment

Was Bush better on immigration? 
Washington Post - 10/28/2014
By , Advocates for Central American mothers and children being held in detention in the United States while seeking asylum had hoped that someone from the White House , or maybe the National Security     Add Comment

Expat Americans look to give up citizenship 
CNBC - 10/28/2014
"First of all, a passport that is extremely convenient for worldwide travel, second we can vote in U.S state and national elections and third we can pay taxes on both our U.S. and foreign income. That's     Add Comment

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