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Niabi Zoo & Forest Preserves Foundation matches donations to Ukrainian zoological park

COAL VALLEY, Ill. (KWQC) – The Niabi Zoo & Forest Preserves Foundation will match $1,000 in donations to the Askania Nova Biosphere Reserve. “Members of the Niabi Zoo & Forest Preserves Foundation have, like all of us, watched events unfold in Ukraine since the Russian invasion on February 24 this year,” Niabi Zoo said in […]

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Community Foundation of Southwest Washington Announces New President Tuesday | Local

VANCOUVER — The regional foundation that awards Cowlitz County up to $1 million a year announced Tuesday that a new president takes the helm after nearly a decade under the same leadership. Oregon’s Matt Morton is set to take the helm of the Community Foundation of Southwest Washington on April 18, succeeding longtime president Jennifer […]

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Study the role of different signaling pathways

University of Colorado (CU) Cancer Center member Tejas PatilMD, is one of the three researchers receive a combined grant of $1 million from the Hamoui Foundation and the LUNGevity Foundation to study RET-positives lung cancer. RET is a motor mutation found in about 1-2% of people with non-small cell lung cancer. Patients diagnosed with RET-positive […]

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Scholarship honors victim of domestic violence in central Texas

The Forever Young Scholarship Fund awarded eleven scholarships on Sunday in honor of Sakyra Young. WACO, Texas — SaKyra Young would have celebrated her 23rd birthday on Sunday, but instead her family and community are keeping her legacy alive with a scholarship. “She was a very smart, funny, very sweet young lady,” said Latoya Wells, […]

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Impact Walk to raise funds for the Ashdown community

ASHDOWN, Ark. — Pastor Jim Cross of Ashdown United Methodist Church participates in its annual Impact Walking for Christ event on April 9. Funds from last year’s walk purchased approximately 300 pairs of new shoes for local children. “It was a lot of shoes. We had to take a bus to pick them up,” Cross […]

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The Log Book: Trucking Cares Foundation donates to Ukraine

The logbook is a weekly digest of human interest stories related to the transportation industry. This week: Trucking Cares donates to Ukraine Relief Funds, Bendix supports Pappus House Hospice, and the UPS Foundation celebrates Women’s History Month. Trucking Cares Foundation donates to Ukraine The Trucking Cares Foundation (TCF) announced Wednesday that it will donate $42,500 […]

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Roger Federer Foundation donates $500,000 to support education for Ukrainian children

LONDON — Roger Federer offers financial aid to Ukrainians during Russia’s invasion of the country. Federer written Friday on social networks that his foundation will make a donation of 500,000 dollars “to enable Ukrainian children to have access to continuous schooling”. Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24 and attacked schools, hospitals and buildings where people […]

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The Red Sox Foundation celebrates 20 years of community impact

BOSTON, MA – The Red Sox Foundation today announced plans to commemorate two decades of community impact through celebrations, events and fundraisers in 2022 to mark its 20th anniversary. Throughout the year, the Foundation will seek to highlight its work in health, education and recreation that has transformed and saved lives through invaluable partnerships, self-directed […]

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Nova Scotia Funds $3 Million in Mental Health and Addictions Grants – Halifax

The Nova Scotia provincial government is providing $3 million in grants to the province’s mental health and addictions programs. Due to begin this summer, organizations will be able to apply through the Nova Scotia Mental Health Foundation. Priority for grants will be given to groups that serve Indigenous communities, LGBTQ2 communities, African Nova Scotians, people […]

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The Haines Family Fund encourages community philanthropy – Shaw Local

SYCAMORE – The Michael and Lana Haines Family Fund was established through the DeKalb County Community Foundation. The new donor-driven fund will align with the charitable interests of the Haines family and provide a means for them to participate in philanthropy. Some of their charitable interests include promoting education and literacy, protecting land, improving access […]

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Submit Applications for the ISTAT Foundation Grant Program 2022

Deadline: 2-May-22 The International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) Foundation is accepting applications for the 2022 grant program. The ISTAT Foundation Grants Program is actively engaged in awarding aviation-related grants to non-profit, non-governmental organizations around the world that advance commercial aviation. The Grants Program is administered by the Grants Committee of the ISTAT Foundation […]

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The VanNess Family Fund supports three non-profit organizations in Potsdam | St. Lawrence County

POTSDAM — More than a decade after their deaths, John and Dorotha VanNess continue to strengthen the Potsdam community they generously served during their lifetime. Thanks to a trio of new grants impacting the Potsdam area, John and Dorotha’s commitment to the community continues. The John and Dorotha VanNess Family Fund of the Northern New […]

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Hawaii winner strives to bridge inequality gap

Leela Bilmes Goldstein is one of USA TODAY’s Women of the Year, a recognition of women across the country who have made a significant impact. The annual program is a continuation of Women of the Century, a 2020 project that commemorated the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage. Meet this year’s winners at womenoftheyear.usatoday.com. As a […]

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A New Online Learning Center for HBCUs

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF), in partnership with Deloitte Digital, announced the upcoming launch of an online learning platform and community called HBCUv to connect college and university students, faculty, and staff historically black people (HBCUs) across the country. “I was so excited when I heard the news because it made me stand up […]

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Hamid Houbbadi sentenced to life in prison plus 12 years for the murder of his ex-wife

CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – Hamid Houbbadi was sentenced to life plus 12 years in prison on Friday for the 2018 murder of his estranged wife, Leila Chanane, at the couple’s home in Bellamy Lane. The 43-year-old was convicted of first degree murder, first degree murder in the commission of a felony and most importantly […]

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Blank Foundation sends $250,000 to UNICEF for Ukraine

The Home Depot co-founder’s donor arm has disbursed $800 million over 25 years. the Atlanta-based Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation sent $250,000 to UNICEF in its efforts to help children and families displaced or injured by war in Ukraine. Named for the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United owner and former Home deposit executive, the foundation […]

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Peshtigo River Center Receives Over $10,000 in Grants

MENOMINEE, Mich. (WLUC) — The Peshtigo River Center has received a $9,000 grant from the Alcohol and Other Drugs Fund (AAOD) and a $1,510 grant from the Crivitz Area Giving Fund. Both funds are administered by the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF), which makes grants during the Foundation’s winter grantmaking cycle. The Peshtigo River Center […]

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City of Oberlin Schools Endowment Fund Reaches $1 Million

Thanks to generous contributions over the past 36 years, the Oberlin Schools Endowment Fund (OSEF) has reached the $1 million mark, according to a press release. Adam C. Freas, president of the Oberlin Schools Endowment Fund, said the Endowment Fund was established in 1986. However, the milestone of reaching $1 million became a goal more […]

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Donors make a difference: in the Ukrainian emergency

WHO has appealed for funding to support Ukrainian health services and care for refugees in the country. To learn more or to donate, visit the WHO Foundation. In eastern Ukraine, a 16-year-old boy stands at the entrance to his family’s shelter. At the start of the Russian military offensive, the family decided that their shelter […]

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Newsroom – 37th Annual American Airlines Celebrity Ski Raises $1.2 Million for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

FORT WORTH, Texas — American Airlines and its partners raised $1.2 million to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at the 37th annual American Airlines Celebrity Ski event this past weekend. After celebrating last year’s event virtually due to the pandemic, guests returned to Beaver Creek, Colorado with a renewed and vibrant sense of energy and […]

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I had a free delivery, other New York moms should be able to do the same

A new mom (Photo: Edwin J. Torres/Mayoral Photo Office) When I had my first child, I couldn’t believe how expensive it was to give birth. Luckily, I had no complications, but the bills from my brief hospital stay added to the financial hardship of caring for my new baby. Eighteen years later, I was pregnant […]

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Philly awards grants to Kensington groups tackling the opioid crisis

Ramon Cruz, who has lived in Kensington ‘since the day I was born’ and has seen it ‘at its best, at its worst and now through its struggle’, said serving on the committee has been a rewarding experience. “This grant has given hope and opportunity to the many people of Kensington forever,” he said. “The […]

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D51 Foundation Announces Training Grants for District Staff | Western Colorado

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Launch NY Seed Fund to benefit from the foundation’s $3 million investment

BUFFALO, NY – An investment of $3 million over the next two years will support Launch NY’s nonprofit seed fund and other #InvestLocal seed funding products, mentorship programs and organizational capacity . The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation is providing the $3 million to benefit the initiatives. Launch NY describes the Seed Fund as New […]

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Bend-Redmond Habitat Receives $3,000 Washington Federal Foundation Grant

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — Bend-Redmond Habitat for Humanity has received a $3,000 grant from the Washington Federal Foundation to fund the construction of Watercress Townhomes in Bend. Lenka Moor, Branch Manager, Washington Federal Bank, said, “The Washington Federal Foundation is honored to provide support to social agencies and nonprofit organizations that serve the needs of […]

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8 Ways Heritage Foundation’s 2022 Budget Plan Strengthens Financial Health, Economic Vitality and National Security

On February 22, the Heritage Foundation unveiled its budget plan for 2022, and with more than 200 specific policy proposals accompanied by analyzes from heritage experts, it contains a wealth of information for policymakers and the public. The Budget Blueprint is more than just numbers. It addresses America’s most pressing issues and provides ways to […]

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Killam Family Creates Lucy Killam Memorial Fund After Tragedy

In response to the tragedy, the Killam Family and Metroparks Toledo Foundation established the Lucy Killam Memorial Fund TOLEDO, Ohio — In response to a family tragedy, a new memorial fund and online movement has sprung up to commemorate a Toledo girl lost too soon. The #foryouforusforLucy tag is a movement designed to be a […]

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AGCO Agricultural Foundation 2022 Grant Program

Deadline: 30-mar-22 The AGCO Agriculture Foundation (AAF) is accepting grant applications for the 2022 grant cycle through community investment software partner, Benevity, to provide resources to initiate and implement projects that promote climate solutions for farmers and the agricultural sector that benefit economies while strengthening the community. development. The goal is to identify non-profit organizations […]

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Nine local educators receive mini teacher grants from the FMFCU Foundation – Delco Times

CHADDS FORD – Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation announces the awarding of nine mini-grants to teachers in the Philadelphia area. The grant application was open to K-12 teachers to help fund innovative student-focused educational experiences that may otherwise go unfunded. The 2021-2022 Teacher Mini-Grants are made possible by a grant from the Minford Foundation. […]

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La Crosse Community Foundation awards nearly $220,000 in grants to 13 organizations, plus an additional $27,200 from the Corrine Zielke Fund

The La Crosse Community Foundation has announced its winter grants for 2022. Nearly $220,000 in competitive grants were awarded to 13 organizations. The Foundation said $353,709 was requested for standard and mini grants. The grant nomination process closed on January 15. The YWCA received the largest grant at $88,000. The money comes just two weeks […]

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Establish a legal fund for victims of sexual abuse – The Daily Gazette

The interest of the Child Victims Act for victims of child sexual abuse – and the potential passage of the Adult Survivors Act for victims of adult abuse – is to secure justice for those victims. But if victims can’t find a lawyer willing to take their case, they can’t get the justice they deserve. […]

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BIG Equity Fund Supports Greensboro’s Black Community

Black Investments in Greensboro (BIG) Equity Fund is Greensboro’s premier endowment fund focused on the Black community. GREENSBORO, NC – Black Run and Black Funded is the premise of the Black Investments in Greensboro (BIG) Equity Fund. This is a permanent endowment created to focus on funding critical issues in Greensboro’s black community. Athan Lindsay […]

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Lawmakers set to spend $400 million on housing projects – Oregon Capital Chronicle

Hundreds, and possibly thousands, of people could be helped off the streets under plans being developed by the state legislature. Democratic lawmakers, who have made homelessness a priority, are set to approve hundreds of millions of dollars for housing and homelessness programs. They plan to fund a range of programs, including transitional shelters and affordable […]

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City Council approves $525,000 for nonprofit relief | News, Sports, Jobs

Parkersburg Chief Financial Officer Eric Jiles, right, hands a copy of the proposed 2022-23 city budget to Councilman Mike Reynolds, who will chair the budget hearings, during Tuesday’s council meeting. (Photo by Evan Bevins) PARKERSBURG — Parkersburg City Council voted Tuesday to allocate $525,000 to a pair of foundations to distribute […]

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M&T Bank to provide more than $6.6 million in grants for affordable housing projects in New Jersey

M&T Bank is awarding six grants totaling $6.6 million to New Jersey-based affordable housing projects that will provide 447 units, the bank announced Tuesday. The grants, which are awarded by the Federal Home Loan Bank of New YorkThe Affordable Housing Program, of which M&T is a member, is part of a larger effort by the […]

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Musk’s $5.7 billion donation sparks donation questions

Leave it to Elon Musk to stir up controversy without saying – or tweeting – a word. In November, according to a regulatory filling, Tesla CEO donated to charity about 5 million shares of the company, worth $5.7 billion. Since the Securities and Exchange Commission filing was made public on Monday, Tesla has not responded […]

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The legacy of the Taranaki man will live on years after his death

LISA BURD/Stuff New Plymouth man Bruce Carter has set up an endowment fund through the Taranaki Foundation which will allow charities and sports clubs to receive regular donations for up to 15 years after his death. Bruce Carter may not live to be 100, but his generosity will outlive him for at least a decade, […]

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Reading program used by Detroit schools receives $1 million from Webber Foundation

A reading intervention program at select Detroit schools and a community center is receiving a $1 million grant from a Macomb County-based foundation that will allow it to expand its services this year. Beyond Basics this week announced the donation from the Wayne and Joan Webber Foundation, which has donated a total of $6 million […]

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Montgomery christens new fishing pier |

montgomery – On a cold, windy day with a few flurries, the community of Montgomery came together on Friday to baptize a project that should provide area residents with hours of fun as the weather turns nicer. U.S. Representative Carol Miller, RW.Va., was among dignitaries who spoke at Friday’s ribbon cutting for The Pier at […]

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Purdue Veterinary Medicine Research supported by $44,656 from the Trask Innovation Fund

Friday, February 18, 2022 The Purdue Research Foundation Technology Commercialization Office awarded more than $143,000 from the Trask Innovation Fund to three projects, including one involving researchers from Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Engineering. This project is led by Dr. Deborah Knapp, Professor Emeritus of Comparative Oncology and Director of […]

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Business Notes, February 20, 2022

LAKEVILLE — Crescendo, the Lakeville-based music organization founded in 2003, is honored to have received two operating support grants from the Connecticut Cultural Fund, totaling $24,500. The first grant, in the amount of $12,500, is the operating support grant for the CT Cultural Fund. This support was provided to Crescendo by CT Humanities, with funding […]

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Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley Releases 2022 Grant Application Information | Winchester Star

The Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley will host a free grant training workshop on March 9 at noon via Zoom for nonprofits interested in applying for 2022 CFNSV grants. 2022 grant applications will be available from April 4. All applications will be due by the May 2 deadline. Grants are available for agencies […]

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$2 million awarded to 11 businesses through the Washington Heights Entrepreneurial Fund

Jaziel Pugh, 26, worked hard to build a business out of a passion for art. He has been creating art publicly in Battle Creek for six years. He did murals downtown and at the Binder Park Zoo. He has also participated in the Color the Creek festival and currently has his own art exhibit at […]