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75 per cent of world's extremely poor people live in rural areas: Icrisat - The Times of India

75 per cent of world's extremely poor people live in rural areas: Icrisat - The Times of India | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
John Kerin AM, chair of the Crawford Fund and former Australian national Minister for Primary Industries and Energy, has been appointed 'International Ambassador of Goodwill' for the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics.
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What Is The $12 Billion Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Up To So Far?

What Is The $12 Billion Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Up To So Far? | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Last October, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced that they would be selling shares of Facebook, worth more than $12 to fund the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. The overall goal of CZI is to cure disease... how are they coming along with that ambitious goal?
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Donor-Advised Funds Are Reshaping U.S. Philanthropy

Donor-Advised Funds Are Reshaping U.S. Philanthropy | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Donor-advised funds provide tax benefits and a bigger pool of money to donate, but critics worry the funds can create "warehouses of wealth."
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New name, veterinary science center for Pinellas Technical High School after $5 million donation

New name, veterinary science center for Pinellas Technical High School after $5 million donation | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it

After a unanimous vote by the Pinellas County School Board Tuesday, Pinellas Technical High School will be renamed to honor the late businessman and philanthropist Richard O. Jacobson of Clearwater.A
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Indian philanthropists donating more to drive social change: Report

Indian philanthropists donating more to drive social change: Report | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Besides, they are keen on improving learning, and helping the nation's municipal services keep pace with a rising urban population, among other challenges.
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Jeff Bezos Launches $2 Billion "Day One Fund" To Help The Homeless And Create Pre-Schools

Jeff Bezos Launches $2 Billion "Day One Fund" To Help The Homeless And Create Pre-Schools | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The world's richest person, Amazon's Jeff Bezos, has launched the "Day One Fund" to help homeless families and create preschools. He has funded this venture with a $2 billion commitment to start.
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Jeff Bezos $2 Billion Day One Fund to Help Homeless, Build Schools

Jeff Bezos $2 Billion Day One Fund to Help Homeless, Build Schools | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces $2 billion Day One Fund to fund non-profits that help homeless kids, and build preschools in low-income communities.
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Industrial Foundations: The imperfect solution to long-term prosperity? | Campden FB

Industrial Foundations: The imperfect solution to long-term prosperity? | Campden FB | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
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Colin Kaepernick Has Donated $1M Of His NFL Earnings To Charity

Colin Kaepernick Has Donated $1M Of His NFL Earnings To Charity | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Kaepernick's last professional time on the field was in 2016, and when he found himself without a job in the NFL in the following year, he pledged to donate $1 million to a variety of different charitable causes.
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This World Charity Day, We Bring to You 5 Most Giving Tech Entrepreneurs

This World Charity Day, We Bring to You 5 Most Giving Tech Entrepreneurs | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Their skill earned them great wealth but their belief in giving back to the society earned them respect and kept the humanity alive. Entrepreneur India brings to you 5 inspiring entrepreneurs known for their charitable works.
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NBA Hall Of Famer Dikembe Mutombo's Charitable Efforts Are Pretty Amazing

NBA Hall Of Famer Dikembe Mutombo's Charitable Efforts Are Pretty Amazing | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Back in 2015, Dikembe Mutombo made an appearance in the first NBA game in Africa, where a roster full of African NBA players took on "Team World.
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Peter Thiel gives six figures to Republican National Committee 

Peter Thiel gives six figures to Republican National Committee  | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The RNC saw Thiel, a billionaire philanthropist who has been conspicuously silent throughout the runup to the congressional midterm elections, give $101,700 to its cause in July. It is the biggest amount he has donated to a political cause since the 2016 presidential election, according to records.
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Tim Cook Donates Almost $5M Worth Of Apple Stock To Charity

Tim Cook Donates Almost $5M Worth Of Apple Stock To Charity | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Cook donated 23,215 Apple shares to the charity, and at closing time on the day the gift was reported those shares came to a combined value of $4,992,153.
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He Started A List. Now He's A Major Billionaire Philanthropist.

He Started A List. Now He's A Major Billionaire Philanthropist. | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Back in 1995, the internet was in its infancy. On March 1st of that year, Craig Newmark, who had just been laid off from his job as a compute
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Phil Knight Just Gave $1 Billion of Nike Shares to Philanthropy - Bloomberg

Phil Knight Just Gave $1 Billion of Nike Shares to Philanthropy - Bloomberg | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Nike Inc.’s Phil Knight donated almost $1 billion of the apparel maker’s stock to a charitable organization this week.
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The New Forbes 400 Philanthropy Score: Measuring Billionaires' Generosity

The New Forbes 400 Philanthropy Score: Measuring Billionaires' Generosity | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Forbes scores the richest Americans by how charitable they really are, looking at lifetime giving in relation to their wealth and other factors.
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Jeff Bezos could be the first 'woke' billionaire philanthropist

Jeff Bezos could be the first 'woke' billionaire philanthropist | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Anand Giridharadas, author of Winners Take All, shares his thoughts on billionaire Jeff Bezos' latest charity announcement, and how the tech CEO could change the future of corporate philanthropy.
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How Trump exposed, exploited, and embodied the cult of billionaire 'big philanthropy' - Business Insider Nordic

How Trump exposed, exploited, and embodied the cult of billionaire 'big philanthropy' - Business Insider Nordic | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
In his new book, Winners Take All, Anand Giridharadas argues that Trump exposed the hypocrisy of wealthy philanthropists, then used it to beat them at their own game.
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Jeff Bezos wants to pour his $160 billion fortune into his space company - 

Jeff Bezos wants to pour his $160 billion fortune into his space company -  | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The Amazon kingpin is donating a teensy part of his fortune.
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Study: More Nonprofits Moving Into New Spaces

Study: More Nonprofits Moving Into New Spaces | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
A new survey by the real estate firm CBRE found that a desire to have a better space was a driving factor behind many office moves, rather than a desire to cut costs or downsize.
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Jeff Bezos Donates $10 Million To With Honor Fund, Supporting Vets Running For Office

Jeff Bezos Donates $10 Million To With Honor Fund, Supporting Vets Running For Office | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
TMZ reports that Bezos, along with his wife Mackenzie, made the gift to the nonpartisan super PAC which lends financial and political support to veterans running for Congress.
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Billionaire Seahawks owner Paul Allen contributes big to GOP

Paul Allen, the billionaire Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trailblazers owner and Microsoft co-founder, made his largest-ever foray into congressional politics this year by donating $100,000 to a group seeking to keep Republicans in control of the U.S. House. The Seattle Time
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Philanthropist David Rubenstein reflects on the power of giving money away - The

Philanthropist David Rubenstein reflects on the power of giving money away - The | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The co-founder of the Carlyle Group also takes measure of President Trump.
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How tech billionaires hack their taxes with a philanthropic loophole

How tech billionaires hack their taxes with a philanthropic loophole | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Donor-advised funds, popular among Silicon Valley billionaires, allow wealthy individuals to give assets to a sponsoring organization. While donors part ways with their money, they don’t give up control, reports The New York Times.
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Eight Questions to Help Clients Evaluate Nonprofits

Eight Questions to Help Clients Evaluate Nonprofits | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Keep these questions in mind when discussion charities and philanthropies that your clients may be interested in donating to.
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