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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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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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Lansing couple donate record $5 million to Sparrow Foundation

A Lansing couple donates a record $5 million to the Sparrow Foundation, the largest donation ever in the history of Sparrow Health System. The gift, from Jim and Judith Herbert, will establish the Genomics for Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Endowment to fund advances in cancer diagnosis and treatment through genomics and precision medicine at the […]

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City Life Org – Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Elects Frank Yu to Board of Trustees

Photo: Whitney Browne J. Tomilson Hill, President, and Wendy Fisher, President of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, announced that Frank Yu had been elected to the Board of Trustees. In a joint statement, Hill and Fisher note that “Frank’s passion for art and world cultures, along with his international business experience and demonstrated commitment to […]

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Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Elects Frank Yu to Board of Trustees

J. Tomilson Hill, President, and Wendy Fisher, President of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, announced that Frank Yu had been elected to the Board of Trustees. In a joint statement, Hill and Fisher note that “Frank’s passion for art and world cultures, along with his international business experience and demonstrated commitment to philanthropic activities, make […]

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CD Spangler Foundation’s $2 Million Gift Funds Literacy Chair at App State | News

BOONE — A $2 million gift from the CD Spangler Foundation established the Spangler Distinguished Professorship in Early Childhood Literacy at Appalachian State University, the first appointed chair at the App State’s Reich College of Education. The new chair is part of an $8 million donation from the Spangler Foundation, divided equally among four institutions […]

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The Ford Foundation’s Big Left Influence: The Ford Foundation Millions

Mainstream Media Ignore Ford Foundation’s Big Left Influence (Complete Series)Ford Foundation Millions | The climate hypocritesSubsidizing the big Labor left | The Arabella “Dark Money” Network Summary: A “leftist” billionaire who has been a major influence on our politics for decades and yet escapes almost all media scrutiny. This is all the more striking since […]

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PM to launch game-changing National Science Foundation global digital platform on Monday

There are nearly three million Sri Lankan expatriates and emigrants worldwide, including a sizable number of well-known scientists and professionals in leadership positions in universities, R&D institutions and industry. They are undoubtedly a tremendous potential asset of Sri Lanka which has so far been almost untapped and untouched for national […]

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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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Westerner Foundation Capital Campaign 2021 raises more than $ 7.6 million

2. Innovation & Events 3. Education and community engagement 4. Other programs and services aimed at providing exceptional guest experiences through top-notch facilities. Earlier this year, the Westerner Foundation, in partnership with a group of volunteer community leaders interested in the future of Westerner Park, launched fundraising efforts to support the Capital Programs pillar. These […]

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West Bank Community Donates $ 100,000 to Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital Foundation Investment Fund | Good for Santa Barbara

Posted on November 15, 2021 | 3:18 p.m. Source: Martin E. Plourd for Community West Bank Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital Vice President Arie Dejong receives a big check from Community West Bank CEO Marty Plourd and Community West Bancshares Board Chairman Bill Peeples. (Courtesy photo) The West Bank community donated $ 100,000 to the Goleta […]

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Linux Foundation Research and SODA Foundation Release New Trends in Data and Storage for the Enterprise

LOS ANGELES, 12 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – KubeCon – The Linux Foundation, the non-profit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the release of the Data and Storage Trends Report 2021, produced in collaboration between SODA Foundation and Linux Foundation Research. It reveals new findings on how businesses use data and […]

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Branch International Raises $170M in Series C Funding, Led by Foundation Capital and Visa

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Plugged, the most downloaded financial app in Africa, announced a new global partnership and investment from Visa (NYSE: V). Both companies share a vision of bringing financial access to billions of people still unserved by banks. Visa’s investment in Branch will help expand financial access across the African continent, while fueling further expansion […]

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Grabr Secures $8M in Funding Led by Foundation Capital

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Grabr, the SF-based platform introducing a faster, more reliable way to deliver international products direct to consumer, today announced it has closed an $8 million Series A funding round led by Foundation Capital with participation from Geoff Donaker, former COO of Yelp, Matt Wyndowe, formerly head of product partnerships with Uber, and Gokul […]