As you may have heard, residents of McDougald Terrace in Durham were moved to hotels around the city because of carbon monoxide concerns. Many of the hotels that residents have moved to do not offer kitchen amenities. As a result, donations are being accepted to help residents who currently have to purchase all of their […]
There are many organizations working to assist those people affected by the devestation of Hurricane Harvey. Here are muliple ways you can help. –The Texas Diapers Bank According to WTKR, diapers are not provided by disaster relief agencies. https://texasdiaperbank.networkforgood.com/projects/33717-change-a-life –Texas Food Banks There is a list of food banks in Texas that are mobilizing to help […]
His Flint contribution of $500,000 is the largest celebrity donation to date. Avita Water will match his donation in water bottles.
Alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has told his mother that people are sending him money and that someone opened an account for him, according to a new recording of their first phone call from prison. When his mother asked if he is in pain, Tsarnaev replied in Russian: “No, of course not. I’m already […]
When Beyoncé kicks off her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour, she will partner with Goodwill for her North American tour dates. She will encourage fans to support Goodwill by promoting donation drives, collecting clothing, electronics and small household goods. The revenue from the sale of these donations will directly benefit local Goodwill agencies, and help […]
Since the recession in 2008, many U.S. churches have seen a decline in giving. But the tide may be changing. The third annual State of the Plate constituency survey of 1,507 churches revealed that 43 percent of these churches experienced an uptick in giving this past year (up from 36 percent the previous year). Overall, […]
Via NYTimes: If you made a charitable contribution to the relief effort in Haiti, you may be able to claim a deduction on your 2009 tax return. Normally, contributions are deductible only for the same tax year in which they are made, but both houses of Congress moved quickly to make an exception, which allows […]