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Michael Rubino of The Change The Air Foundation on the importance of your home’s air quality

Most people think of household mold as just ugly and smelly. What makes it more dangerous than that? Mold is considered an indoor contaminant for several reasons. As a colony grows, it releases microscopic particles called spores into the surrounding environment. Measured in microns, these spores are small enough to be inhaled, absorbed and ingested […]

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Kennebunk High School Sports Complex Project Receives $75,000 Donation

KENNEBUNK, Maine – A generous gift from a local foundation has put RSU 21 above its fundraising efforts for the construction of the new sports complex at Kennebunk High School. Fresh out of their annual whipball competition on July 30, The Tommy McNamara Charitable Foundation (TMCF) recently announced that he was donating $75,000 to the […]

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The Savoy Foundation Celebrates the 25th Annual Savoy Ball Charity Gala in New York City with Benefit for Cooley’s Anemia Foundation and A Chance in Life Organization

The American Foundation of Savoy Orders, Inc. (Savoy Foundation) will host its 25th Ballo di Savoia (Royal Savoy Ball) on Saturday, December 17, 2022 in New York City under the patronage of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince Victor Emmanuel and Navy Princess of Savoy. HRH the Prince Emmanuel Philibert de Savoie will be the guest […]

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ADKing Foundation USA partners with Atiba University

A team from ADking Foundation USA led by thethe President, Mrs. Barber Naomi King, along with the President, Professor Babs Onabanjo and Mr. Stonestreet recently paid a courtesy visit to Atiba University, Oyo to foster academic synergy, collaboration and partnership agreements. The focus area agreed by the two institutions, as reflected in the signed Memorandum […]

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Ann Liguori Foundation Charity Classic scheduled for September 22

Sports broadcasting pioneer and award-winning talk show host Anne Liguori will host it 24e Annual Ann Liguori Foundation (ALF) Charity Golf Classic on Thursday, September 22, 2022, to Maidstone Club in East Hampton, NY The annual charity outing benefits nonprofit organizations working in cancer research and care, including the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation, St. […]

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The Erik Jones Foundation donates to melanoma research in memory of dad

Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI — August 7, 2022 The local kid is doing good! Is the perfect description of Erik Jones, the Byron, Michigan native turned NASCAR Cup Series winning driver. Facing a number of challenges early in his NASCAR career, Erik overcame every obstacle that stood in his way to becoming a rising […]

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Eight Purdue researchers awarded $470,000 to boost market appeal of their work

Trask Innovation Fund, Proof of Concept Fund fund projects to improve food packaging, antibacterial therapies, machine learning and battery technology WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Creating breakthrough inventions to improve lives takes more than an idea: it takes research and development, which involves funding. Two funds from Purdue University help researchers take these R&D steps. Eight […]

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The auDA Foundation opens applications for the 2022 major cycle

The auDA Foundation has opened the application for its 2022 grant cycle, committing $600,000 in funding for education, research and community projects that will improve the way Australians access and benefit from the internet. The 2022 grant cycle will fund research and education initiatives that promote digital inclusion and innovation in […]

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Local non-profit organizes diaper drive in August

The Early Years Collaboration is holding a diaper drive throughout August and is reaching out to the community for help. The Collaboration, an Oak Park-based nonprofit that strives to connect families with children under 5 with resources, collects size 1 and 2 baby diapers and white coveralls for toddlers – small children from 18 months […]

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Inside the Howard G. Buffett Foundation’s Big Bet on Rwanda

I’m standing on a college campus that’s being built from the ground up on 3,200 acres of farmland in central Rwanda, an African country of 13 million people that’s about the size of Vermont . Dorms and a large outdoor dining hall have already been completed, but many other constructions are still underway, including a […]

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Foundation Empowers Widows, Trains 400 | The Guardian Nigeria News

Karis and Eleos Hand of Hope Foundation provided approximately 80 widows in Lagos with seed capital in the form of resources to expand their businesses. The widows were among 400, who were trained in skill building and life skills. Some of the beneficiaries received starter packs during the training. Speaking at the Foundation’s International Widows […]

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Houston oncologist discusses advances in breast cancer treatment

The singer and actress was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992. HOUSTON — After a 30-year battle with breast cancer, Olivia Newton John died Aug. 8. She was 73 years old. announcing his death, her husband wrote“Olivia has been a beacon of triumphs and hope for over 30 years, sharing her journey with breast […]

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asean: 55th day of the foundation: asean symbolizes the spirit of solidarity and peace

The ASEAN-India Center (AIC) of the Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi, held a roundtable on Monday to celebrate the 55th anniversary of ASEAN. ASEAN symbolizes the ASEAN spirit of solidarity and peaceful, prosperous and socially responsible community. The theme for this year’s ASEAN Day is “Stronger Together” which invites and […]

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Who is to blame for the most expensive housing in history?

With so much attention focused on soaring gas and grocery prices, we can almost ignore the fact that we are also in the midst of an affordable housing crisis. The question is, why? Spanning the pandemic era from February 2020 to May 2022, house prices soared 43.5%. Over the past 12 months, house prices have […]

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The Kessler Foundation Announces Leadership Change for the Institutional Review Board

After 20 years of service, Dr. Richard Greene last month announced his retirement as chair of the Kessler Foundation Institutional Review Board. Jeanne Zanca, senior researcher at the Kessler Foundation Spinal Cord Injury Research Center, was named to succeed him. In addition to assuming the role of chair of the IRB, Zanca was promoted to […]

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The Erik Jones Foundation celebrates its first anniversary with a donation to the Melanoma Research Foundation

A year ago, NASCAR Cup Series driver Erik Jones started his own charitable foundation in his home state of Michigan. Today, as Jones returns to the Great Lakes State to race at Michigan International Speedway in the FireKeepers Casino 400, The Erik Jones Foundation proudly donated $20,000 to the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) , the […]

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Passing the torch: the Magdy Yacoub Foundation, a pioneer in the treatment of heart disease in Egypt

With an indisputable place in the hearts of his compatriots, the famous Egyptian cardiac surgeon, Dr. Magdi Yacoub, has been rightly dubbed “the king of hearts”. After years of tireless volunteering throughout an outstanding career, he saw the need for an organized entity. In 1995, Yacoub created the charity Chain of Hope, which treats children […]

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Prospera Financial Services Inc buys shares of 3,449 First Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ: FFWM)

Prospera Financial Services Inc. acquired a new stake in First Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ:FFWM – Get Rating) during the first quarter, according to the company in its latest filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 3,449 shares of the bank, valued at around $84,000. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have […]

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As Opioid Money Begins To Roll In, Stakeholders Continue To Create Special Fund | New

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Dr. Mike Nolan Named 2022 AVMF/EveryCat Health Foundation Research Award Recipient

(SCHAUMBURG, Ill.) August 6, 2021 – The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) today honored Dr. Mike Nolan, Professor of Oncology at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, as the recipient of the American Veterinary Medical Foundation 2022 (AVMF Research Award)/EveryCat Health Foundation. Established in 2009, the award honors a nominee’s contribution to the […]

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Training Ground Guru | Matthias Lochmann: How Germany revolutionized the founding phase

Clockwise from top: “Developmentally fair, age appropriate, more playing time, more dribbling, more individual achievement, more goals, more contact with the ball.” Written by Simon Austin — August 6, 2022 IN March this year, the German Football Federation (DFB) announced a revolution in the way the country’s Under-11s would play and train. No more conventional […]

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Foundation awards over $8,000 in grants to HSSD

The Hot Springs Public Schools Education Foundation recently offered 20 Enrichment Grants, totaling $8,350, to Hot Springs School District staff members to help fund specific classroom needs for the upcoming school year. The foundation, a 501(c)(3) corporation established in 2017 by Chairman Q. Byrum Hurst, was created to “empower and support public school students and […]

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Kessler Foundation Neuroimaging Study Reveals Fatigue-Related Differences by Age and Gender

Eastern Hanover, NJ. August 5, 2022. To investigate the relationship between age and fatigue, Kessler Foundation researchers conducted a new study using neuroimaging and self-report data. Their findings were published online May 9, 2022 in Frontiers in Human Neuroscience in the open access article “Fatigue across the lifespan in men and women: State vs. feature” […]

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The Gates Foundation bought more of this medical diagnostic stock

Text size These disclosures come from 13D filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. 13Ds are filed within 10 days of an entity achieving more than 5% in any class of a company’s securities. Subsequent changes in holdings or intentions must be noted in the amended documents. This material is from July 27 to August […]

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Sounders FC Announces University of Washington as Presenting Partner for RAVE Foundation Youth Camps

SEATTLE, WASH. – Seattle Sounders FC Charity Partner, RAVE Foundationannounced today that the University of Washingtonone of the leading public universities in the country, joined the organization as presenting sponsor of RAVE Foundation Soccer Camps. Through its camp program, RAVE offers free and high quality football training using qualified coaches and mentors to model inclusivity, […]

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SOA in Bhubaneswar signs pact with Research For Resurgence Foundation for joint projects

Bhubaneswar: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) in the capital of Odisha on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Research for Resurgence Foundation (RFRF) to jointly undertake research projects in various subjects while sharing knowledge and resources and establishing strong academic collaboration. The MoU was signed by Professor Pradipta Kumar Nanda, Pro-Vice Chancellor of […]

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Community Foundation invests over $4.6 million in local non-profit programs in Greater Richmond

The MEDARVA Foundation opened Surgeon Immersion, an experiential center at the Short Pump Town Center, during August. Admission-free, the center will allow visitors to learn about human anatomy, surgery, and the work of the MEDARVA Foundation to support scientific research and medical access in Central Virginia. “We are thrilled to celebrate MEDARVA Healthcare’s 70th anniversary […]

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Your Community Foundation Connection: Agency Funds Provide Stable Foundation for Nonprofits | New

Our community is a better place because of our nonprofit organizations. Whether they meet the basic needs of our most vulnerable, help us be healthier through activities, or develop arts and culture for the community, we are better off because of their work. But this work is not easy. A typical employee of a nonprofit […]

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MEDARVA Foundation Opens Interactive Medical Science Learning Space at Short Pump Town Center

On the list of things that spark universal joy, a wedding is unparalleled. Weddings are a magical moment. They are as unique and personal as the happy couple. Pop of Confetti wants to help brides celebrate the magic of the moment with the ultimate bridal experience. That’s why the craft market open all year round […]

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Riverside CID Launches Social Investment Foundation

City Improvement Districts are inherently collaborative in nature and lend themselves to the development of partnerships. Riverside CID sought to leverage this strength to establish a social investment foundation entity to mobilize the collective generosity of Riverside to make a difference in and around Riverside and beyond. The CID is a force for good and […]

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Virginia Tech Professor Receives National Science Foundation Award; After . . .

Here’s a roundup of Southwest and Southside education memoirs. Want more education news? There are no full-time education reporters west of Richmond. You can help change that. Help fund us. * * * Tech’s Johnson Wins National Science Foundation Grant Blake Johnson, associate professor in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia […]

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Frozen Food Foundation presents Dr. Jeff Farb

Arlington, Virginia – The Frozen Food Foundation, in conjunction with the International Association for Food Protection (IAFP), presented Dr. Jeff Farber, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Food Science at the University of Guelph, with the Thirteenth Annual Freezing Research Award from the Frozen Food Foundation. Dr. Farber has a long career dedicated to food […]

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Peter Buffett, in letter to Kingston, cites successes of NoVo Foundation, but cites bureaucracy and polarization as obstacles – Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, NY — While the NoVo Foundation, which has poured tens of millions into the community in recent years, has made achievements, change is being slowed by bureaucracy and polarization, according to Peter Buffet, who is co-founder of the charity and son of multi-billionaire investor Warren Buffett. In a 2022 “Letter to Kingston” posted Thursday […]

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Uniswap DAO plans to create the Uniswap Foundation

Key points to remember A proposal was submitted today on the Uniswap governance forum for the creation of an independent Uniswap foundation. The Foundation would be responsible for supporting the protocol’s growth, reinvigorating the protocol’s governance process, and championing Uniswap. The budget requested in the proposal is $74 million for a three-year track, plus 2.5 […]

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The Barnes Foundation Museum meets people where they are

This Philadelphia institution, which turns 100, pays tribute to the legacy of its founder Picture this: About 110 years ago, people working for a successful medical research chemist had the opportunity each weekday to spend two hours exploring art from their boss’s collection, which included paintings by Paul Cézanne, Vincent van Gogh, Camille Pissarro and […]

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Community Foundation Funds Award $35,000 in scholarships

The Loudoun and North Fauquier Counties Community Foundation has awarded $35,000 in 2022 scholarships. Loudoun County High School graduate Kaitlin Vasquez received a $6,220 scholarship from Stowers County Loudoun High School to attend George Mason University. Freedom High School graduate Caroline Caton received $1,000 from the Debbie Settle Scholarship Foundation to attend the University of […]

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Sloan Foundation grant to help support a just transition to renewable energy

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pennsylvania — The shift to renewable energy is expected to increase as the world transitions to a low-carbon energy system. The expansion of wind, solar, hydropower, biofuels and other low-carbon technologies has not accelerated at the pace needed to respond to the climate crisis and there is often a lack equity and opportunity […]

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The Pollock-Krasner Foundation announces nearly $2.7 million in new grants

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation has revealed that it will award grants totaling nearly $2.7 million to 106 artists and nonprofit organizations around the world. The recipients represent sixteen countries and sixteen states. The grants are intended to provide artists and organizations with professional support, enabling them to create new work, purchase equipment, rent a studio, prepare […]

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Constellation Brands: capital restructuring, a basis for growth

Nadya So/iStock via Getty Images Investment thesis Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ) is a manufacturer and distributor of beer, wine and spirits. STZ decided to eliminate Class B shares to improve its capital structure and corporate governance profile. I believe this event can provide a solid foundation for future business growth and align decision-making with […]

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FinOps Foundation research shows that the FinOps field is expanding as companies migrate to the cloud

New Survey Reveals 45% of FinOps Practitioners Win $100,000– over a year PORTLAND, Oregon., August 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new survey by the nonprofit, more companies across more industries are building and growing FinOps teams and practices as they move to the cloud and are looking to better manage forecasting and planning […]

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Australian tax and social security benefit system

Imagine a government giving subsidies to single parents that actually raise tax rates on overtime work. This is the case of an Australian single parent who earns less than the average wage. With a pay rise of just AUD 983 more, he would face a marginal tax rate of 652%. Therefore, despite the salary increase, […]

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UK is Europe’s card fraud capital – think tank

The UK is Europe’s card fraud capital – the most victims per 1,000 people and the highest losses, according to a think tank today. Britons experience far more card fraud than people in any European country. UK losses from card fraud are also much higher. This is revealed by the SMF analysis of data from […]

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A new lecture as part of the Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation’s “Let’s Talk History” online initiative | Stockwatch

The online lecture series is enriched with the new lecture episode by Dr. Charalambos A. Alexandrou, doctor of modern and contemporary artillery group history, The contribution of the 187 Field Artillery Squadron in the Battle of ELDYK, presented on Friday August 12. Conference topic: The National Guard’s 187th Field Artillery Squadron was the strongest artillery […]

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Lexington boy to raise money for fund honoring Croswell-Lexington teacher

Debbie Martin touched many lives during her years as a math teacher at Croswell-Lexington Middle School. Now, after her death, the community has the opportunity to continue her legacy by helping other Croswell-Lexington teachers and students achieve their goals through the Debbie Martin Teacher Fund. Established by his family in January through the Sanilac County […]

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The Sangu Delle Foundation will support 10,000 entrepreneurs with seed capital

A philanthropist, Dr. Sangu Delle expanded his philanthropic works by launching the Sangu Delle Foundation in honor of his 35th birthday. The foundation aims to improve education, health and job creation. This comes after 15 years of operating as a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) to meet people’s health, water and sanitation needs in rural areas. The […]

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Cave Research Foundation Receives National Park Service Regional Award

MAMMOTH CAVE, Ky. (WBKO) – Mammoth Cave National Park’s longtime partner, the Cave Research Foundation, has received the 2021 George and Helen Hartzog Regional Group Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service from the Volunteers-In-Parks program of the National Park Service. This award recognizes the contribution CRF has made to Mammoth Cave National Park and the community […]

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The APENFT Foundation has announced the second call for its $100 million Art Dream Fund.

Singapore, Singapore, August 2, 2022, Chainwire APENFT The Foundation announces that the second call for its $100 million Art Dream Fund will launch on August 1 and registration will close on October 30. The theme of this year’s call is “The post-human era”. This theme seeks to explore whether the future of humanity can transcend […]

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Katie Foundation donates to GCoSM Behavioral Health Initiative

SCRATON — The Katie Foundation announced that it has donated $15,000 to the Behavioral Health Initiative (BHI) at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. The Katie Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving treatment and services for people struggling with mental illness, raised funds at its annual 5Kate. The event is a run/walk and mental […]

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$3.25 Million Mandel Foundation Grant to Improve Glenville Library Branch | Local News

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation has approved a $3.25 million grant to the Cleveland Public Library to build capacity and create an adult and senior digital innovation center at the Cleveland branch. Library’s Glenville in Cleveland, the neighborhood the Mandel brothers once called home. The Mandel Foundation donation is the largest contribution the […]

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The SPLC supports James Madison’s waking history in Montpelier

Virginie is for history lovers. George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello and James Madison’s Montpelier, a triad of epicentres from our country’s past, are all within driving distance. Those who own and operate these historic homes have a say in how the American foundation is taught. Unfortunately, as described in a new Heritage Foundation […]

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The Knight Foundation Announces Three New Trustees

Press release | John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Three business leaders who have made significant contributions to their communities join the Board of Directors of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The three new directors are: Austin Clements, managing partner of Slauson & Co., a Los Angeles-based startup venture capital firm […]

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Ceremony for Kolison finalized at SUNY | News, Sports, Jobs

Stephen Kolison The State University of New York at Fredonia has announced the pandemic-delayed inauguration of Stephen H. Kolison, Jr., Ph.D. as the university’s 14th president. The ceremony will take place on Friday, September 9 at 1 p.m. at the King Concert Hall. Kolison began his term as President of SUNY […]

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The TLC Foundation for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors Celebrates National Hair Loss Awareness Month in August |

The TLC Foundation for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors is Raising Awareness for People Suffering from Hair Pulling or Trichotillomania SANTA CRUZ, Calif., August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The TLC Foundation for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRB) shares its support for National Hair Loss Awareness Month starting this August 2022. More than 80 million people lose their hair […]