Philanthropy

White House adds televised show to July Fourth celebration

Jun 26, 2018

The White House is adding a live concert on the South Lawn to its annual Fourth of July celebration.

Latest: US official: Fort Bliss to house detained families

Jun 26, 2018

A federal official says the U.S. Army post Fort Bliss in El Paso will house families detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally

UN seeks new funding pledges for Palestinian refugees

Jun 25, 2018

The United Nations is imploring member countries to fill a critical funding gap that the Trump administration created by sharply cutting the U.S. contribution to a program that helps Palestinian refugees across the Middle East

Donations, volunteering surge at border asylum-seeker center

Jun 25, 2018

A rest center for asylum-seekers in the Texas border town of McAllen has seen such a big surge of donations that they've had to rent additional storage space, and caravans of volunteers from across the U.S. have also showed up at their doors.

Han Solo's Blaster from 'Return of the Jedi' tops auction

Jun 24, 2018

Han Solo's Blaster from the "Return of the Jedi" has sold for $550,000 at a Las Vegas auction

Brooke Astor collection heads to research room at library

Jun 22, 2018

The New York Public Library is beginning construction on a new study and research room that will house will house 1,800 books and three portraits that philanthropist Brooke Astor willed to the library after her death at age 105 in 2007

APNewsBreak: Kobach sought pardon for VP of corporate donor

Jun 21, 2018

APNewsBreak: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach unsuccessfully sought a governor's pardon for an executive of a company that donated to Kobach

People donate millions to help separated families

Jun 21, 2018

In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families separated at the Mexico border

Kate Spade Foundation to donate $1M for suicide prevention

Jun 20, 2018

Kate Spade New York has announced plans to donate $1 million to support suicide prevention and mental health awareness causes in tribute to the company's late founder

Eric Trump's charity remains under investigation

Jun 15, 2018

New York's attorney general isn't done taking on Trump family charities after suing the president over allegations he treated his nonprofit like a personal piggy bank

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