October 29, 2010

Community Foundation Reaches Million-Dollar Milestone
The Poughkeepsie Journal
The endowment of the Community Foundation of Ulster County has exceeded $1 million as a result of a new fund established by the Ulster County Historical Society and an addition to an existing fund by the Mohonk Preserve.
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Garth Brooks to Play Benefit for Nashville Flood
Associated Press
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October 28, 2010

Doing Good for Goodness’ Sake
The Globe and Mail
By Rahul Bhardwaj
How should you give away your money to charity? Some people who have the wealth and generosity to give back to their community apply their own experience and values to those they want to support and to what form that support should take. This is only [...]

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October 27, 2010

The Quest for ‘Deeper Learning’
RE: Philanthropy
By Barbara Chow
The director of the education program at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation shares details of their organization’s efforts to make the most of their education investments and promote deeper learning.
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Kellogg Provides ¾ of United Way Goal
Battle Creek Enquirer
By Elizabeth Willis
More than three-fourths of a [...]

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October 26, 2010

Haiti Cholera Deaths Slow, but Spread Still Feared
By Joseph Guyler Delva
The rate of deaths in Haiti’s cholera epidemic slowed on Monday as a multinational medical operation scaled up to limit the spread of an outbreak that has killed 259 people in the earthquake-hit country.
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Recession Driving Changes in Corporate Philanthropy
U.S. News & World Report
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