Latest Charitable organization Stories

2012-09-27 23:03:16

Custom website builds available for charities and organizations are now available, along with a range of other options. (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 SocialGO is one way you can start an online community that provides an alternative to fundraising through word of mouth or the typical bake sale. Through using websites that allow organizations to make your own charity website, fundraisers can start the conversation and spread the message to potential volunteers and donators within minutes....

2012-09-16 23:03:28

OSI Medical Centers Founder and President, Dr. Steven J. Cyr, M.D., FAAOS announced that the Company Will Continue to Make a Commitment to Christian-based charities across the globe through the formation of a family foundation, dedicated to giving to others. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) September 15, 2012 Doctor Steven J. Cyr, M.D., FAAOS, who founded the Orthopaedic and Spine Institute Medical Centers (OSI) in 2005, announced this week that they had formed "The Steven & Le Ann Cyr Family...

2012-08-15 23:03:15

The No More Poverty charity of the week is Drop in the Bucket. For every like on Facebook/nmp.org, the Omidi brothers, Julian Omidi and Michael Omidi will donate a dollar to the charity. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 14, 2012 Julian Omidi and his brother Michael Omidi are featuring Drop In the Bucket as the No More Poverty (nmp.org) Charity of the Week. Please help to ensure that this charity´s life-saving water and sanitation work in East Africa continues strong. For every...

2012-08-12 23:00:33

Create Now thanks Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi and their charity No More Poverty for their support. Create Now is a youth creative arts and mentoring program in Southern California. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 12, 2012 Create Now, a creative arts and mentoring program for youth, is pleased to receive the support of the Omidi brothers, Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi, through their charity No More Poverty (nmp.org). Create Now programs foster change in the lives of high-risk and...

2012-08-02 23:03:03

Founding member of Priceline.com remembered as visionary entrepreneur. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 Jord Poster, founder and Chairman of Boston-based Charity Partners and a member of the founding team at Priceline.com, passed away last evening after a yearlong battle with non-smoker´s lung cancer. Jord was 56 years old. "Finding the words to truly express the impact Jord had on our lives is nearly impossible," said sister Elisa Shannon. "He was a generous soul and a doting...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.