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Arguing that the existing contract’s language is clear and unambiguous regarding which party owns intellectual property in question, a fundraising agency has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by one of its former clients.
Approximately one in four emails sent by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Washington, D.C., goes to a Google Gmail email account. When digital managers at WWF heard that Gmail would switch to a tabbed inbox format this past May, they, like others in the industry, became very wary.
Warning that the economy could ultimately be driven back into recession as a result of the federal government’s partial shutdown, leaders from the nonprofit, business and public sector urged the President Barack Obama and members of Congress to end the stalemate and avoid a default on the nation’s debt.
The federal government is unable to pay death benefits for fallen service members because of the government shutdown but the Fisher House Foundation in Rockville, Md., is stepping up to provide those payments while Congress and the White House seek an end to the now nine-day old impasse.
Fidelity Investments has launched a grant challenge that will award the applicant with the winning idea $100,000, volunteer support, and financial expertise to help low-income high school students make better financial decisions.
The American Red Cross’s $307 million hasn’t fixed it yet, and neither has the Robin Hood Foundation’s $73 million. The New York/New Jersey metropolitan area, devastated by Super Storm Sandy one year ago this month took lifetimes to build and “was destroyed in hours, and will take months and years to rebuild,” said Roger Lowe, senior vice president of communications for the Washington, D.C.-based American Red Cross.
“There was no warning, not like for hurricanes or blizzards. During this period, we knew we were in a drought. It started raining and people said, ‘well, we need the moisture.’ But then it didn’t stop.”
Benjamin Jealous was just 35 when he was selected to run the NAACP. He was one of the youngest chief executives in the nation, running one of the oldest advocacy organizations.
Fresh off a settlement with the state attorney general’s office, a California veterans charity has filed suit against its longtime direct mail vendor, seeking more than $5 million in compensatory damages.
Public Interest Registry (PIR), the nonprofit that manages the .ORG web extension, unveiled a new brand and logo today that seeks to emphasize the organization’s commitment to its users.