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Michael Brown, co-founder and CEO of City Year, will receive the 2015 John W. Gardner Leadership Award from Independent Sector. The award will be presented at the John W. Gardner Leadership Luncheon on Oct. 29, 2015, concluding the 2015 Independent Sector National Conference in Miami.
A network of what the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) described as “sham charities” raised $187 million over four years but provided little of what they promised millions of donors.
The Supreme Court of the United States has refused to hear an appeal in the case of The Center for Competitive Politics where the identities of donors would be revealed to state officials in California.
The single largest charity fundraising gala in the nation outdid itself this year, cracking the $100-million mark for the first time ever.
A British import will hit American shores on Thursday night, hoping to raise millions of dollars for charity.
The former executive director of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was sentenced to one year in jail and paid $650,000 in restitution to the Met Council.
The Center for Competitive Politics (CCP) will appeal to the Supreme Court of the United States a California Circuit Court decision that would require nonprofits to file un-redacted Schedule B forms with the California Attorney General’s Office.
The Barack Obama Presidential Center will be built on the south side of Chicago, with plans to open offices by the end of this year.
More colleges and universities are experimenting with social media as part of their fundraising efforts than last year, according to a recent survey, although for the vast majority, it still represents 5 percent or less of their total. Institutions also are using more images and video than text but
The My Brother’s Keeper Alliance (MBK Alliance), an organization President Barack Obama announced as a spinoff to his initiative of the same name, already has some $80 million worth of commitments. What it doesn’t have is a tax exemption.
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