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The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) on Tuesday reaffirmed its membership policy excluding homosexuals. The Irving, Texas-based organization announced it would take no further action regarding the revision of the policy. The move comes after nearly two years of deliberations by an executive committee.
Actor Charlie Sheen may be best known these days for his party-hard antics, but he put his name in the record books for a more positive reason, donating $1 million to the United Service Organization (USO).
Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Monday blocked federal legislation that would have required 501(c) (4) organizations to disclose their top donors and the amount spent on Monday.
Vicki Escarra, who spearheaded the rebranding of Feeding America and boosted fundraising by 300 percent, is leaving the Chicago-based organization. She will become chief executive officer of microfinancing nonprofit Opportunity International, in Oak Brook, Ill., beginning September 4.
The former chief operating officer (COO) at Global Impact will become president and CEO of Lutheran Services in America (LSA) on Aug. 6, roughly a year after her predecessor announced her departure. The board of directors of the Baltimore, Md.-based LSA approved the appointment during a special meeting on Tuesday.
Three of Dayton, Ohio’s premier arts organizations have decided to sing in harmony after nearly two years of managerial rehearsals.
The third Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) event will air on Friday, September 7. Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and filmmaker Joel Gallen will join the show as executive producers.
Legendary fundraiser Kay Partney Lautman, who founded Lautman & Company 20 years ago, died Monday at Sunrise Assisted Living in Washington, D.C., after suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease for several years. She was 74.
A group of family members of victims of the World Trade Center terrorist attacks is calling for the National Sept. 11 Memorial and Museum to be taken over by the National Park Service (NPS), with the nonprofit transformed into a “Friends Of” group responsible only for fundraising.
A dispute over a gift of property to Johns Hopkins University is scheduled to go to trial this fall, nearly a year after her heirs filed suit against the Baltimore-based college.