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2012-02-22 11:24:00

LAKEWOOD, N.J., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CharityChoice, the nonprofit pioneer and a leader in Charity Gift Cards, now offers a turnkey solution to community foundations, for a comprehensive charity gift card program. Much like retail gift cards, these charity gift cards are given to celebrate birthdays, holidays, a job well done, or other special occasions. Community Foundation Gift Cards benefit the local community and can be redeemed to any charity on the foundation's member...

2012-02-20 09:35:00

Maryland company focuses philanthropic efforts on enriching children's lives during hospital stays. MILLERSVILLE, Md., Feb. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employees of Travel Advantage Network (TAN), a wholesale vacation accommodations program, raised $850 during a month-long fundraising event for Child's Play, a game industry charity committed to improving the lives of children in hospitals by providing toys and games. Organized in 2003 by Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins of...

2012-02-16 14:58:00

Nancy Wisdo recognized for her work promoting human life and common good ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Charities USA's (CCUSA) President Rev. Larry Snyder along with Sr. Vice President of Social Policy & Government Relations Candy Hill presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to Nancy Wisdo, the former Associate General Secretary of the United States Council of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) for her work promoting human life and common good. (Logo:...

2012-02-07 15:25:00

Audio Bible ministry recognized as ℠exceptional´ — in top 4% of all charities — by leading charity evaluator in America Albuquerque, N.M (PRWEB) February 07, 2012 Faith Comes By Hearing (FCBH) is pleased to announce they have again been awarded the prestigious 4-star rating from Charity Navigator — the country´s leading evaluator of charities. Being recognized for the fifth straight year elevates the ministry into the top 4% of all charities which,...

2012-01-18 09:00:00

DALLAS, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ClubCorp, The World Leader in Private Clubs, announces today that it raised more than $1.7 million for a variety of charities throughout the U.S. during the 2011 ClubCorp Charity Classic, the company's major annual philanthropic open-house event. More than 125 properties in ClubCorp's family of clubs participated with more than 16,000 individuals attending a variety of fundraising events and activities that included golf and tennis tournaments,...

2012-01-12 12:59:00

PAF's Perfect Four-Star Charity Navigator Rating and 69.40 out of 70 Score on Organizational Financial Health, Accountability and Transparency Places It Among Top of National U.S. Charities HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Virginia-based Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) announced today that a new analysis from personal finance news website MainStreet (www.mainstreet.com), also reported on MSN Money, has named PAF as the second-highest rated national charity in...

2012-01-12 12:10:00

PAF's Perfect Four-Star Charity Navigator Rating and 69.40 out of 70 Score on Organizational Financial Health, Accountability and Transparency Places It Among Top of National U.S. Charities HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) announced today that a new analysis from personal finance news website MainStreet (www.mainstreet.com), also reported on MSN Money, has named PAF as the second-highest rated national charity in America. PAF...

2011-12-23 08:00:00

Clients´ Favorite Charity Will Receive Monetary Donation Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 23, 2011 The Prescott Pailet Benefits Charitable Fund, which started in 2010 and has donated over $200,000 to those in need, serves as a way for Prescott Pailet Benefits (PPB), a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company that provides innovative employee benefits solutions, to give back to the community. During the holiday season, the Prescott Pailet Benefits Charitable Fund will distribute funds on...

2011-12-23 12:00:00

Kelser Corporation announces creation of new charity foundation that will formally expand the company's active role in local charities. The foundation augments Kelser's already active philanthropic efforts. East Hartford, CT (PRWEB) December 23, 2011 Kelser Corporation, a 30 year old IT company based out of East Hartford, CT, today announced the creation of a new organization dedicated to the human spirit of giving. The Kelser Foundation will formally expand the company´s active role...

2011-12-20 10:30:00

JENKINTOWN, Pa., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from National Philanthropic Trust (NPT) found that donor-advised funds (DAFs), already the most popular charitable giving vehicle, continued to grow in contributions, assets, and grantmaking. NPT's report also expanded on the key finding of the long-awaited and recently released United States Department of Treasury's "Report to Congress on Supporting Organizations and Donor Advised Funds," including that payout rates for...