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$1.6 Million Gift Creates 33 New Scholarship Opportunities for Medical Students

$1.6 Million Gift Creates 33 New Scholarship Opportunities for Medical Students

Thirty-three medical students attending the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) are set to receive scholarships to support their educational journeys. The scholarships are made possible thanks to a $1.6 million anonymous gift to the Southwest Foundation for Osteopathic Education and Research…

Optomi Professional Services to Support Growth for PowerMyLearning Among Atlanta's Vibrant Community of Millennials and Young Professionals

Optomi Professional Services to Support Growth for PowerMyLearning Among Atlanta's Vibrant Community of Millennials and Young Professionals

Optomi Professional Services, a technology talent company, is proud to have two members of its team as part of the advisory board of PowerMyLearning.  PowerMyLearning announced the formation of its Greater Atlanta Advisory Board on March 14, which will include…

Randall's Island Park Alliance Hosts Its Fielding Dreams Gala 2019

Randall's Island Park Alliance Hosts Its Fielding Dreams Gala 2019

​​On Wednesday, March 13, the Randall's Island Park Alliance (RIPA) hosted its 2019 Fielding Dreams Gala at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City. The sold-out event raised over $1 million. The event, co-chaired by Lucy Fato, executive vice president…

Randall's Island Park Alliance Fielding Dreams Gala 2019

Randall's Island Park Alliance Fielding Dreams Gala 2019

The Randall's Island Park Alliance (RIPA) will honor The Governors Ball Music Festival, one of the City’s premier music, arts and food festivals, as well as Olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women’s World Cup champion Carli Lloyd, at its Fielding…

PCA Foundation Elects Next President

PCA Foundation Elects Next President

At their meeting on March 1, the board of directors at the PCA Foundation elected Tim Townsend to serve as its next president. Townsend has served as general counsel for the National Christian Foundation for the past 13 years. He…

Michael and Kristina Gabelli Make Donation in Support of the Randall's Island Park Alliance

Michael and Kristina Gabelli are proud to announce they have made a $10,000 donation to the Randall’s Island Park Alliance (RIPA), a public-private partnership with the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation that seeks to realize the unique potential of…

Turning Point Center of Houston to Receive Donated Roof Repairs From RoofCARE and APOC

Turning Point Center of Houston to Receive Donated Roof Repairs From RoofCARE and APOC

For their 7th Annual Roof Angel Project, RoofCARE will once again partner with roofing material manufacturer, APOC, to provide significant roof repairs to Turning Point Center, in Houston, TX. For the past six years, RoofCARE has donated roof repairs to…

Runners Celebrate Their Sport Worldwide on Nov. 11

Runners Celebrate Their Sport Worldwide on Nov. 11

Every runner on the planet is invited to run on World Run Day, Nov. 11, 2018. The event is intended to attract the most passionate runners on the globe with its virtual celebration of running. Runners run a distance of…

Imgur Joins Extra Life Gameathon to Support the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

Community-powered entertainment platform Imgur will participate in this year’s Extra Life Game Day, a 24-hour fundraising and gaming marathon to support Children's Miracle Network Hospitals on November 3, 2018. Extra Life, a yearly event uniting thousands of gamers around the…

Paul Singer Recognized With William E. Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership

​Philanthropist and businessman Paul Singer was presented with the 2018 William E. Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership Thursday at the Annual Meeting of The Philanthropy Roundtable. The prize, administered annually by the Roundtable, highlights the power of philanthropy to promote…

The 'Bandit' Runs for Charity on Sunday, Nov. 11

​The “Bandit” is finally coming out on World Run Day, this November 11! So too are the Naked Runners, The Hash House Harriers, and all types of fleet-footed Charity Runners. Every runner on the planet is invited to run in…

A $200,000 Donation From the Rita and Herbert Z. Gold Charitable Trust Establishes the D'Addario Foundation College Scholarship Fund

 The D'Addario Foundation continues its legacy of partnering with hundreds of music programs serving thousands of kids, data has shown conclusively that immersive music education programs could be the single, most effective way to engage students, build self-confidence and create community. This…

New Era of Philanthropy at the Gladstone Institutes

Robert Wicks has been appointed as the new vice president of philanthropy at the Gladstone Institutes and CEO of the Gladstone Foundation. A former educator and entrepreneur, Wicks served for over a decade in leadership roles at Stanford University and…

CEO Brandon Frere: 8-Year-Old Has 5-Year-Old Business Recycling Cans and Bottles

In 2012, at the age of 3, Ryan Hickman went to his local recycler with his dad and cashed in some cans and bottles. The next day, Ryan asked his parents for extra trash bags to give to neighbors so…

Pet Philanthropy Circle Creates First Ever 'People's Choice Animal Welfare Grand Champion' Pet Hero Award

The Pet Hero Awards celebrate individuals, associations, professionals, pets and business organizations that demonstrate a commitment to improving and protecting animal lives.  “The Pet Hero Awards are to Animal Welfare as the Oscars are to the movies, so opening voting…

Catherine A. Burke Named Chair of Save Ellis Island Foundation Board of Trustees

Save Ellis Island, Inc. the National Park Service fundraising partner for the restoration and reuse of 29 historic buildings on Ellis Island, has today named Catherine A. Burke as Chairperson of the Foundation. Ms. Burke, a lifelong resident of Atlantic…

Charitable Wine Drinking Supports Prostate Cancer Research

"Drinking charitably" is what Robert Hollander, winemaker, physician and prostate cancer patient, calls his unique non-profit crowdfunding campaign.  2redWinery, makers of the award-winning Zinpiphany© Zinfandel and #2red, is currently crowdfunding the 2018 vintage on Indiegogo with all proceeds supporting prostate cancer research through…

Our Mission From the Beginning Was Crystal Clear: To Be the Most Inclusive Startup Community in the Country

​After a year of rapid growth and success, 1 Million Cups Orlando will celebrate the entrepreneurial and startup communities during a special edition of 1 Million Cups on Aug. 1, 2018, 8:30 a.m., in the Bush Auditorium on the campus…

Spectra Baby USA Donates 150 Breast Pumps for Breastfeeding Mothers in Haiti

Spectra Baby USA, one of the nation's top providers of hospital-strength breast pumps, accessories, education and customer care, has partnered with a non-profit organization in support of their mission to Haiti by providing 150 breast pumps to breastfeeding mothers. The mission will…

Mario Lopez to Host City Summit: Wealth Mastery & Mindset Edition by Founder Ryan Long Bringing Together Top Business Leaders

City Summit, the world-class, socially conscious business acceleration organization founded by Ryan Long, is bringing together an all-star lineup of speakers and entrepreneurs for the annual Wealth Mastery & Mindset edition held on July 10 and 11 at Allure Banquet…

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