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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...

2012-07-30 06:24:39

LONDON, July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The team behind HydroRocks - the innovative new charity giving website that helps secure funding for charities in the UK - has announced two new additions to its roster of good causes in the shape of Hampstead Cricket Club and the Advisory Centre for Education (ACE). Both organisations will now benefit from the charity giving process offered through http://www.hydrorocks.co.uk. The site sells the Ultim8 Hydration Kit, a quality set...

2012-07-23 22:22:01

EVESHAM, England, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyclick, which has raised £2.7 million for charities throughout the United Kingdom, today announced it has selected Kognitio Cloud to help generate greater contributions to its member charities by maximizing online sales at some of the country's most prominent retailers. Everyclick is the fundraising technology company behind "Give as you Live," which provides a way for online shoppers to raise money for charity. Connected to all...

2012-07-17 06:25:35

NEW YORK, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In the new issue of Philanthropy Management, a panel of experts from the philanthropic sector agreed that charitable giving is often hampered by misdirected government tax policies. Sam MacDonald, charity taxation expert for Farrer & Co., a London-based law firm, told Philanthropy Management, "There's a point where the logic of taxing charities falls down. Taxing the assets of a legitimate charity takes money from a public good and recycles it to...

2012-06-21 23:03:40

Better Than Ever Empowered Entrepreneur has created a series of free teleseminars to help coaches, authors, educators, publishers, musicians, poets, motivational speakers, health educators, Mompreneurs and other entrepreneurs with social responsibility messages to learn about attaining tax-exempt status. (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 Rev. Dr. Dee Adio-Moses, founder of Better Than Ever Empowered Entrepreneur says, “Tax-Exempt Status is a fast pathway for launching an organization's commitment...

2012-06-20 06:23:00

JENKINTOWN, Pa., June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- National Philanthropic Trust (NPT), one of the top 25 grant making institutions in the US, has identified positive news for charities and donors. The country's preeminent report on charitable contributions, Giving USA: Annual Report on Philanthropy was released this morning in Philadelphia and yesterday in New York City. "Charitable giving continues to be a priority for the majority of American households as evidenced here in Giving USA's...

2012-06-20 06:22:53

At one year anniversary, Philanthropy's Promise continues to gain momentum with 61 new foundations signing on to prioritize marginalized communities WASHINGTON, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Some 125 leading U.S. foundations that represent a total of more than $3.37 billion in annual giving pledged to prioritize the needs and promote the democratic participation of underserved communities such as the poor, the elderly and LGBTQ citizens through Philanthropy's Promise, the...

2012-06-12 23:03:09

FanFunder App to provide non-profits with a new, social way for charities to raise much-needed funds for identified and specific needs through the power and reach of Facebook. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 13, 2012 Founders of Charity Bids, the world´s most advanced auction platform designed specifically for non-profit fundraising, has today announced the launch of FanFunder, Facebook´s first collaborative fundraising application that enables charities and non-profit organizations to...