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Nearly 280,000 Have Signed a Petition to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation in Massachusetts

For Many Months, #EndFGMToday Has Been Calling on Massachusetts to Criminalize Cruel and Barbaric Practice of FGM Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C.—Twenty-two states do not have legal protections in place ...
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SafetyRespectEquity Coalition Announces Availability Of $1M In Capacity-Building Funds To Address Sexual Harassment And Gender Bias In Jewish Community

Initiative aims to foster safe, respectful, and equitable Jewish workplaces and communal spaces Press Release - SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20 – The SafetyRespectEquity Coalition (SRE Coalition) today announced it will ...
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Illumina Corporation Foundation and Discovery Education Inspire Youth to Pursue Careers in STEM and Genomics through New Groundbreaking Program ‘DNA Decoded’

-- Illumina Corporation Foundation invests in digitally immersive education curriculum program to pave the way for the next generation of genomics professionals -- Press Release - Silver Spring, Maryland (Wednesday, ...
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SheTrades Supported Brands From Ghana, Kenya And Nigeria Aim For Success At COTERIE

Press Release - Ten women-owned businesses from Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya to attend COTERIE, one of the United States’ top fashion trade shows, thanks to support from the International Trade ...
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Peter and Mary Kalikow Pledge $1 Million to The National WWII Museum

First Museum donors provide new gift to support the institution’s capital expansion projects, completion of its New Orleans campus Press Release - NEW ORLEANS (February 19, 2019) – New York’s ...
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Plastics And Human Health: Hormone Health Risks Under Spotlight

Press Release - Stockholm, Sweden, February 18, 2019 – Bluewater, a world leader in drinking water technologies and solutions for homes, commercial operations and public dispensers, today published a white ...
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Interior Designer Creates Vision of Hope for Breast Cancer Community Through a Daring Display of Mammography Artwork at Komen Chicago’s First Look for Charity Reception

Where You Live Should Not Determine If You Live: Komen Chicago Uses Powerful Evening to Ensure Quality Care for All Press Release - CHICAGO (February 2019): Over the last 22 ...
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The Solutions Project Announces Groundbreaking Pledge To Fund Frontline Climate Groups Led By Women And People Of Color; Invites US Philanthropies To Join

100% Commitment to Justice aims to correct historic lack of funding and media coverage and promote feminine leadership that builds power from the ground up Press Release - Oakland, Calif ...
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National Domestic Workers Alliance Hosts Star-Studded Awards Night Watch Party in Celebration of Roma

Co-hosts Tarana Burke, Diane Guerrero, Rashida Jones, Eva Longoria, Olga Segura and Karla Souza with honorary co-host Alfonso Cuarón will honor domestic workers as the “heroines in our homes” Press ...
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SunFunder Reaches First Close On New $85M Solar Energy Debt Fund

Press Release - WASHINGTON, LONDON, NAIROBI – The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, has provided initial financing to SunFunder’s $85 million Solar Energy Transformation ...
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Logan Nonfiction Program Announces Incoming Class of Fellows

Diverse Group of Journalists Embarks on 10 Weeks of Critical Work at the Carey Institute Press Release - Rensselaerville, N.Y.— The Logan Nonfiction Program is pleased to announce its Spring ...
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WeMindTheGap, the Charity Borne out of Moneypenny, Receives National Lottery Funding to Support Young Women

Press Release - WeMindTheGap, the charity borne out of Moneypenny today announced that it has received £1.1 million of National Lottery funding from The National Lottery Community Fund (formerly Big ...
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Charity Sweepstakes for 1968 Mustang Bullitt Restomod and 2019 Mustang Bullitt Limited Edition Headed to Finish Line

Tax-Deductible Donation Supports Charities that Give Kids a Better Life Press Release - GRAVETTE, ARK – Feb. 18, 2019 – The national charity sweepstakes for a pair of Bullitt Edition ...
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Knight Foundation Focuses On Building The Future Of Local News In $300 Million, Five-Year Commitment

Knight calls on funders and individuals to join effort to rebuild trust in democracy from local level up Press Release - MIAMI — Feb. 19, 2019 — The John S ...
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Los Angeles Team Mentoring Receives Grant from the S. Mark Taper Foundation

Funding helps the nonprofit mentoring organization provide after-school mentoring for middle school students in Los Angeles Press Release - Los Angeles, CA -- February 12, 2019 -- A grant from ...
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Nikon Announces The Second Year Of The Nikon Storytellers Scholarship, Reaffirming Its Commitment To Education For The Next Generation of Creators

Press Release - MELVILLE, NY – Nikon Inc. has announced that applications are now open for the second “Nikon Storytellers Scholarship.” The program, launched in December 2017, is designed to ...
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The Wilderness Society Announces Melyssa Watson As Executive Director

Joins President Jamie Williams to lead one of the country’s largest conservation nonprofits Press Release - Durango, CO (February 15, 2019) – The Wilderness Society announces the promotion of Melyssa ...
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Odell Beckham Jr. Partners With Green Leaf Pet Resort and PAWS For Puppy Adoption

Press Release - New York, NY - February 4, 2019 - New Jersey based luxury pet resort, Green Leaf Pet Resort, is partnering with one of their most influential customers, ...
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Leading National Nonprofit Changes Name To “Multiplying Good,” Hones Focus On Empowering Individuals Through Service To Others

Formerly known as the Jefferson Awards Foundation; organization was founded in 1972 by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Senator Robert Taft Jr., and Sam Beard as a national platform to recognize and ...
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Fidelity Charitable® Donors Recommend A Record $5.2 Billion In Grants In 2018, A 17% Increase Over 2017

Number of Giving Accounts at Fidelity Charitable ® has grown 150 percent in the last decade, with 15,000 new Giving Accounts established in 2018 Nearly 1.3 million grants benefitted over ...
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New Report Out by Care2, hjc, and NTEN Highlight Non-Profit Strategies and Trends in the Digital Space

The Fifth Annual Digital Outlook Report Finds that Nonprofits Have At Least Quadrupled Budgets Earmarked for Digital Programs Press Release - SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA -- Today, Care2, hjc and NTEN ...
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12 U.S. Banks And Tech Giants Targeted With “Median Gender Pay Gap” Shareholder Proposal

One Down, 11 to Go: After Citi Discloses Women Make 29 Percent Less Than Men, Arjuna Capital Announces Remainder of Median Gender Pay Gap Targets: Adobe, Amazon, Intel, Facebook, Google, ...
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Sealed Copy of Super Mario Bros. Video Game Sets World-Record Price of $100,150

Graded example of Nintendo’s 1985 classic release still sealed after 34 years Press Release - DALLAS, Texas (February 14, 2019) – An unopened copy of Super Mario Bros., the classic ...
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BrightFocus Foundation Launches Alzheimer’s PSA Campaign

Features Powerful Firsthand Accounts of Disease’s Impact Press Release - Clarksburg MD - BrightFocus Foundation today announced a new national public service campaign to increase awareness and understanding of Alzheimer’s ...
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Pace Receives $1 Million Athletics Gift

Gift Honors Peter X. Finnerty, the Father of Pace Athletics Press Release - PLEASANTVILLE, NY – February, 2019 - Pace University Athletics has received a $1 million gift from B.J ...
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Camp Corral Appoints Three New Members To Board Of Directors

Press Release - RALEIGH, N.C. (Feb 14, 2019) — Camp Corral, a free summer camp for children of wounded, injured, ill and fallen military service members, announced today that three ...
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Hope For The Warriors Announces 2019 A Warrior’s Wish Recipients

15 veterans to received wishes, breaking $1 million in grants provided Press Release - SPRINGFIELD, Va. (February 14, 2019) – Throughout 2019, 15 veterans will receive an A Warrior’s Wish ...
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TGR Foundation Partners with Kimmelman Foundation To Launch Academic, Sports Complex In Los Angeles

The United States Tennis Association Foundation, Tiger Woods’ TGR Foundation, AEG and the LA Galaxy will unite behind the expansive Carol Kimmelman Athletic and Academic Campus, planned as the marquee ...
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Yes to Love – No to Hate

In Gonaives, the coastal city where his parents live in a tan block home stained nearly to its roof by a mud-line left behind from Haiti’s devastating 2008 hurricane season, ...
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Wells Fargo Asset Management Names Hannah Skeates Global Head of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)

The appointment is part of WFAM’s strategy to enhance its already strong ESG expertise and capabilities Press Release - SAN FRANCISCO—Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) announced today that Hannah Skeates ...
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Television Academy Foundation Announces Celebrity Presenters For 39th College Television Awards

Tichina Arnold, Jason George, Isabella Gomez, Kelly McCreary and Yeardley Smith Among Presenters for Awards Show Honoring the Best in Student-Produced Programs Press Release - (NoHo Arts District, Calif., Feb ...
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Kansas City Public Schools Becomes First District in Nation to Link K-12 Schools and Nonprofits Through New Data Initiative

Partnership uses software-driven solution developed by Social Solutions and a philanthropic investment by Ballmer Group Press Release - AUSTIN, Texas & KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Social Solutions Global, in partnership with ...
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The Community Chest Opens 2019 Request for Proposals

Press Release - (Eastern Bergen County, New Jersey; February 7, 2019) -- The Community Chest (The Chest) announces its 2019 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Annual Grants. Eligible nonprofit organizations ...
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Keeping Pets And People Together: RedRover And Purina Partner To Make More Domestic Violence Shelters Across The U.S. Pet Friendly

RedRover + Purina Purple Leash Project will Offer More than $500,000 in Grants to Keep Pets and People Safely Together While Escaping Domestic Abuse Press Release - ST LOUIS, Feb ...
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IMMUSE™: Nutra Immune Partners With Global Empowerment Mission

IMMUSE™ announces partnership with Global Empowerment Mission. Press Release - KEY BISCAYNE, Fla., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IMMUSE™ is proud to team up with Global Empowerment Mission (GEM), a ...
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Global Mobility Solutions and Partners Donate 58,000 Meals to St. Mary’s Food Bank at 2019 Forum

2019 Global Mobility Solutions' Annual Forum and Awards Dinner Features Insightful Presentations, Recognition for Top-Performing Partners, and Philanthropy. Press Release - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Mobility ...
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The Atlantic and Allstate Announce Public Voting Has Opened for Fourth Annual Renewal Awards

15 Nonprofit Finalists, chosen from among 9,300 nominations, represent nine states and Washington, D.C. Voting open through March 1 Press Release - February 11, 2019—Fifteen nonprofits from across the country ...
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Steven Tyler Celebrates Second Annual Grammy Awards® Viewing Party Benefiting Janie’s Fund Presented By Live Nation

Hollywood and Rock Royalty Gathered at the Exclusive Gala Raising $2.8 Million for Janie’s Fund Aerosmith Closed the Night with Epic Live Performance Press Release - LOS ANGELES, CA (February ...
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Ecuadorian Indigenous People File Legal Action Over Rainforest Mining Project

Controversial project led to forced evictions and a state of emergency in 2016 Press Release - Quito, Ecuador – The Shuar Indigenous people of Ecuador's southeastern Amazon-Andean corridor took legal ...
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Fund for Education Abroad Receives $90,000 from NAFSA to Fund Scholarships for African-American Scholars

The NAFSA Tamara H. Bryant Memorial Scholarship will be administered by FEA Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C., February 12, 2019 – The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) received a pledge ...
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