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2012-06-07 14:21:58

CAMPBELLFORD, ON, June 7, 2012 /CNW/ - With charities seemingly under attack from several quarters, The Sponsorship Report and Hilborn eNEWS feel it's high time someone gave them a pat on the back, maybe even a leg up the revenue-raising ladder. That's the objective behind Pay it Forward, a program pioneered by The Sponsorship Report and Hilborn eNEWS. Every year since 2010, the two publications have generously offered registered charities five complimentary admissions to Canada's...

2012-05-31 06:26:01

Mr. Fry Leaves Lasting Legacy In Support of Poverty Reduction Efforts ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rev. Larry Snyder, President and CEO of Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), honored the family of the late Mr. William "Bill" R. Fry with the Centennial Medal Award for his philanthropic efforts to support the work of CCUSA in reducing poverty in America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081008/CCUSALOGO ) Rev. Snyder presented this award to Mr. Fry's...

2012-05-28 06:20:38

LONDON, May 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With money tight everywhere, charities are finding it increasingly difficult to raise funds, yet help is now at hand. A brand new website has launched that allows charities and good causes to raise significant amounts through an innovative new method of online shopping. The site at http://www.hydrorocks.co.uk sells the Ultim8 Hydration Kit - a water bottle, bottle carrier and range of soluble tablets that dissolve in water to make a...

2012-05-09 06:29:59

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The results of a national survey released today by BiddingForGood, a marketplace that connects consumers and marketers to nonprofits and schools by hosting online and mobile charity auctions, found that men give more money, more frequently to charitable causes than women. According to the results, 52 percent of men who donate to charity say they do so every week or month compared to 42 percent of women. Also male respondents were more...

2012-05-05 23:00:07

People expect to connect to other people on a social network. They don't expect to be able to support their favorite charitable causes and earn real money while doing it. FanBox created a social network that does that in a one-of-a-kind platform. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2012 Charity work has always been important to FanBox CEO Mike Pousti, whether it is volunteering time to serve food at a homeless shelter or devoting time to raise money for various charities, he is very concerned...

2012-05-01 23:03:43

Charity Bids, providers of the world´s most advanced auction platform built specifically for non-profit fundraising has announced that it has partnered for the third year in a row with The Michael Bolton Charities to auction off a VIP concert experience for each date on Michael Bolton´s 2012 tour. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 02, 2012 Charity Bids, providers of the world´s most advanced auction platform built specifically for non-profit fundraising has announced that it has...

2012-04-01 23:00:46

Company Adds Ewen Sturgeon and Wilhelmina Waldman to Advisory Board & Launches New Home Page New York, NY (PRWEB) March 31, 2012 WebThriftStore.com, the first online thrift store platform for charities, was the winner at Thursday´s Silicon Alley Battlefield (SAB). The SAB Series is a project developed by NY Entrepreneurs Business Network (NYEBN) that brings VCs, angel investors, startups and tech enthusiasts together to share knowledge and build connections. WebThriftStore was one...

2012-03-27 10:23:49

LOS ANGELES, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "...I will never give up, I will prevail, my name is Tracey Greenberg and I am a fighter." This was written by Tracey Greenberg, a mother and wife, who had been diagnosed with bone and breast cancer. Although she was a fighter, Tracey succumbed to the illness leaving behind a husband, Peter, and three children. After her death, life for the Greenberg family was difficult. The grief was tremendous, bills piled up and work wasn't coming for...

2012-02-29 14:59:00

Coordination underway with Catholic Charities agencies in Missouri, Kansas, and Illinois ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) and its agencies in impacted areas have taken immediate steps to assist those in need in the aftermath of today's Midwest tornadoes. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081008/CCUSALOGO) "We are coordinating with our agencies in these areas to respond in the best and fastest way possible," said Rev....

2012-02-26 08:00:00

Across the globe, several charities are finding Helpcup easy to use. Raising $2500 in the Successful Human Movement alone, Helpcup has become the newest trend in charitable donations. Most importantly, charity members can join Helpcup free of charge. Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 26, 2012 Helpcup is a new social media platform designed to connect individuals and charitable organizations throughout the United States who are interested in receiving or donating charitable donations or services....