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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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Michael Bloomberg: Here Is $50 Million To Address The Opioid Crisis

Michael Bloomberg: Here Is $50 Million To Address The Opioid Crisis | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
For the third year in a row, U.S. life expectancy has dropped. Overdose rates jumped by 9.6% from 2016 to 2017. Here is what Bloomberg Philanthropies' new investment will do.
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ST. JUDE MAJOR DONATION: St. Jude receives historic $50 million donation, plans major expansion | FOX13

ST. JUDE MAJOR DONATION: St. Jude receives historic $50 million donation, plans major expansion | FOX13 | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has received a historic $50 million donation from AbbVie, a research based globally biopharmaceutical company.
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Heavy Lift: What a Top Funder Is Doing to Help America’s Poorest Big City —

Heavy Lift: What a Top Funder Is Doing to Help America’s Poorest Big City — | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Detroit has become a test case for philanthropy’s growing push against urban poverty. We look at how the latest philanthropists on the scene, Steve and Connie Ballmer, are approaching the city’s entrenched challenges.
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Philanthropy, Like Wine, Gets Better With Age

Philanthropy, Like Wine, Gets Better With Age | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
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View from Asia-Pacific: The art of giving | Campden FB

View from Asia-Pacific: The art of giving | Campden FB | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it


Asia’s story over the past few years has been a tale of rapidly rising wealth and with it, increased philanthropic giving. 


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Bitcoin Millionaire Jeff Garzik Has Given Away More Than $100M, Has "No Regrets"

Bitcoin Millionaire Jeff Garzik Has Given Away More Than $100M, Has "No Regrets" | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Garzik is one of the three most important people behind the creation of Bitcoin, after developer Gavin Andresen and the cryptocurrency's mysterious, pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto.
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A Billionaire's Dying Wish: A $10 Million Prize To Fight Brain Diseases

A Billionaire's Dying Wish: A $10 Million Prize To Fight Brain Diseases | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Named for late billionaire Richard Rainwater, the Rainwater Prize Program has launched to help find a cure for a rare brain disease.
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Commentary: How Megadonors Could Save America’s Universities

Commentary: How Megadonors Could Save America’s Universities | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Philanthropy to U.S. colleges and universities is growing, while donations from other sources to higher education have dried up.
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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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South African Billionaire Patrice Motsepe Pledges $250 Million Towards Land Reform

South African Billionaire Patrice Motsepe Pledges $250 Million Towards Land Reform | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
South Africa’s richest black man Patrice Motsepe has pledged to donate $250 million towards furthering the country’s land reform programme.
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Jeff Bezos' preschools come as rich get richer, more generous | king5.com

Jeff Bezos' preschools come as rich get richer, more generous | king5.com | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
From Jeff Bezos' free preschools to Andrew Carnegie's public libraries, education stands out as a favorite cause among America's wealthiest people.
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Michael Bloomberg Just Made An Enormous Donation To His Alma Mater To Fund Financial Aid

Michael Bloomberg Just Made An Enormous Donation To His Alma Mater To Fund Financial Aid | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Billionaire Michael Bloomberg announced on November 18th that he's donating a record $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University. The donation is specifically to support student financial aid and made the school's admissions process "forever need-blind."
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Patagonia’s Billionaire Founder To Give Away The Millions His Company Saved From Trump's Tax Cuts To Save The Planet

Patagonia’s Billionaire Founder To Give Away The Millions His Company Saved From Trump's Tax Cuts To Save The Planet | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard says his company is donating the money his company saved to grassroot organizations fighting climate change.
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This is really amazing. Patagonia is a great example of a company that is willing to combat corporate greed and make a difference in the world. This will be helpful in my paper by giving me an example of a company taking care of the environment as a stakeholder. 
 
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Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Donate $500K To California Wildfire Relief

Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Donate $500K To California Wildfire Relief | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Kim and Kanye are taking the commendable step of coughing up some cash to go towards California wildfire relief for those who can't afford to hire their own private fire departments.
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Swiss Billionaire Hansjörg Wyss Pledges $1 Billion To Protect The Planet

Swiss Billionaire Hansjörg Wyss Pledges $1 Billion To Protect The Planet | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Looking around the world today, it can become tempting to wonder if anyone is taking any serious steps to protect the natural environment in wha
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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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