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2014-08-12 12:29:26

SAGE Publications Celebrity promotion of charities is ineffective at raising awareness, but can make the stars more popular with the public, new research says. According to journal articles by three UK academics, "the ability of celebrity and advocacy to reach people is limited" and celebrities are "generally ineffective" at encouraging people to care about "distant suffering". The research, by Professor Dan Brockington, of The University of Manchester, Professor Spensor Henson,...

2014-08-12 12:21:11

MONTREAL, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - This year's Air Canada Foundation golf tournament raised a record of over $1,000,000 in support of organizations focused on health and wellbeing of children in Canada. Now in its third year, the tournament was held Monday, August 11(th), at the Saint Raphaël Golf Club, Québec. The event featured 73 teams totaling 292 golfers from across North America. It included a full day of golf followed by dinner and silent and live auctions of items...

2014-06-04 23:03:42

Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services honors its volunteers -- all 850 of them. Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Over 850 volunteers actively participate in our work, allowing every dollar spent to provide many dollars worth of services to older adults in Contra Costa County. From sharing time with a lonely homebound elder once a week, delivering a warm meal each day to a frail shut-in, to rebuilding a dilapidated staircase for a diabetic senior who needs to get to his...

2014-05-31 23:09:34

The Donation2Charity, managed by Kars-R-Us, specializes in car donations for charities throughout the USA. Altadena, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Kars-R-Us, a Professional Charity Fundraiser specializing in Car Donation Programs, recently added Outdoor Outreach and Noah’s Arc National Organization of Animal Humane Services Advocacy Research Center to their list of clients. Supporters may now donate cars to these organizations online at http://www.donation2charity.com, or by calling...

2014-05-13 23:12:48

New episode of HUNGRY Talks explores the impact of philanthropic funding and volunteer engagement and how the intersection of dollars and deeds is transforming business and communities. Featured panelists include influencers from Lionsgate, William Morris Endeavor and California politics who have built and continue to lead major social initiatives in the arts, education and healthcare. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 HUNGRY Talks presents the panel discussion, “Currency: The Social...

2014-05-01 23:02:13

Goodwill Car Donation - (719) 355-8474 - is now offering same day pick-up on charity car donations in Colorado Springs. More information is available online at http://www.GoodwillCarDonation.org. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Goodwill Car Donations, the easiest and most trusted resource for Colorado Springs car donations, is now offering same day pick-up on charitable car donations in southern and western Colorado. The simple car donation process includes answering a few...

2014-05-01 12:28:23

Baylor Also Launches 'Making Meals for Mothers' Fundraising Campaign to Benefit Citymeals-on-Wheels NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aliyyah Baylor, a third-generation celebrity baker and co-owner of Make My Cake, (makemycake.com) continues to carry on a 30-year family tradition of making mouth-watering Southern-style recipes that she learned while watching her mother and grandmother. Now her culinary expertise has gained the notice of Country Living magazine. Baylor graces the...

2014-03-26 23:29:05

Goodwill Car Donations announces an easy way to donate a car in Washington, DC and receive an instant tax credit by calling 866 GWCARS-0. Washington DC (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Goodwill Car Donations has announced that their used vehicle donation program in Washington, DC is accepting all cars in any condition. Vist http://www.gwcars.org/ or call (866) GWCARS-0 for the easiest way to donate a vehicle in Washington, DC. Goodwill Car Donations accepts all kinds of vehicles, including cars,...

2013-12-07 23:02:14

GoMedigap Celebrates Christmas by Giving Back to the Community Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 On December 5th, GoMedigap Founder and President Richard Cantu, and his partner Kevin Walbrick, visited the Meals on Wheels and More headquarters in Austin to drop off a sponsorship that allows Meals on Wheels and More to deliver Christmas meals to 500 homebound elderly in the greater Austin area. According to the Meals on Wheels and More Development Director, Nicole Sarkar, the Meals on...


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