#Philanthropy

  • Article: A Stranger Handed This Teacher $500 to Help Her Low-Income Students
    Education

    A Stranger Handed This Teacher $500 to Help Her Low-Income Students

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|July 17, 2018

    A plane trip landed an elementary school teacher enough cash to make a difference. Read more

  • Article: Banksy Wants to Help Save This UK City's Endangered Libraries
    Education

    Banksy Wants to Help Save This UK City's Endangered Libraries

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 5, 2018

    The libraries were under threat from budget cuts. Read more

  • Article: Americans Gave $410 Billion to Charity in 2017, Breaking Record
    Citizenship

    Americans Gave $410 Billion to Charity in 2017, Breaking Record

    June 13, 2018

    Good news: We’re experiencing a surge in philanthropy in the US. Read more

  • Article: IKEA Is Donating Thousands of Mattresses to Refugees Across the US
    Citizenship

    IKEA Is Donating Thousands of Mattresses to Refugees Across the US

    By Joe McCarthy|May 15, 2018

    The beds represent a fresh start. Read more

  • Article: Bill and Melinda Gates Reveal the 10 Toughest Questions They Get Asked
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    Bill and Melinda Gates Reveal the 10 Toughest Questions They Get Asked

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 13, 2018

    And they’re giving all the answers. Read more

  • Article: Warren Buffet Won a $2 Million Bet. Now He’s Giving It to Charity
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    Warren Buffet Won a $2 Million Bet. Now He’s Giving It to Charity

    By Andrew McMaster|Jan. 2, 2018

    Buffett continues to find ways to donate his vast fortune. Read more

  • Article: This Chinese Philanthropist Pledged $1,500,000,000 to Wildlife Conservation
    Environment

    This Chinese Philanthropist Pledged $1,500,000,000 to Wildlife Conservation

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2017

    It may be the biggest amount committed by a single donor to conservation causes in history. Read more

  • Article: For Bill Gates’ 62nd Birthday, Here Are 9 Must-Read Quotes
    Citizenship

    For Bill Gates’ 62nd Birthday, Here Are 9 Must-Read Quotes

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Oct. 27, 2017

    The Microsoft co-founder is a leading philanthropist giving back to the world’s poorest communities. Read more