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Wharton grad donates $1 million to Smith Memorial Playground for playhouse renovation

Wharton grad donates $1 million to Smith Memorial Playground for playhouse renovation | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The money, from a Swiss businessman, will help pay for renovations of the playhouse in Fairmount Park.
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Home Depot Founder Arthur Blank Donates $200 Million To Fund Arthur M. Blank Hospital

Home Depot Founder Arthur Blank Donates $200 Million To Fund Arthur M. Blank Hospital | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank just donated $200 million through his Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation to fund the Arthur M Blank Hospital in Georgia. The new hospital will be part of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and is part of that group's $1.5 billion project.
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Kim Kardashian Makes $1M Donation Towards Armenian Conflict, Joined By Siblings

Kim Kardashian Makes $1M Donation Towards Armenian Conflict, Joined By Siblings | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
A source says that Khloe, Kourtney, and Rob all made sizable contributions to the organization too, in addition to adding their social media clout to the effort to spread awareness about the situation.
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It's time for wealthy donors to embrace reparations, not more charity

It's time for wealthy donors to embrace reparations, not more charity | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Philanthropy as usual isn’t enough to confront a racial wealth gap that’s exploding during the pandemic.
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Charles Feeney, former billionaire now broke after donating for better use. : Life

Charles Feeney, former billionaire now broke after donating for better use. : Life | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Charles Feeny hoped the remaining billionaires would follow his examples and use the money to help address the world's biggest problems. He exclaims that 'wealth brings responsibility.' Feeny and his wife, Helga Feeney, notified that they just celebrated with Bill Gates and the former California Governor, Jerry Brown.

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How Much Money Has Bill Gates Donated So Far?

How Much Money Has Bill Gates Donated So Far? | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Bill Gates has vowed to give away most of his vast fortune before he dies. That's not as easy as it sounds, when you're worth in excess of $100 billion, since the money tends to grow faster than he can give it away.
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Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison relaunched his foundation but must overcome his charitable history

Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison relaunched his foundation but must overcome his charitable history | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
$60 billion hangs in the balance.
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How the philanthropy can work to actually help Black people

How the philanthropy can work to actually help Black people | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
“Increasing diversity can be understood as getting more Black people in the room, where they can bear witness. Transformational change is only created by getting the woefully underrepresented a seat at the table, where they can make decisions.”
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Nonprofits in trouble: One-third of organizations may not survive pandemic, recession - The

Explosion in need for charity outstrips donations; small philanthropic groups are the most vulnerable.
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Hundreds of billionaires pledged to give their fortunes away through Warren Buffett and Bill Gates' Giving Pledge, but very little money may be actually helping people, according to a new study

Hundreds of billionaires pledged to give their fortunes away through Warren Buffett and Bill Gates' Giving Pledge, but very little money may be actually helping people, according to a new study | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Over 75% of the original 65 billionaires who promised to give away the majority of their fortunes in 2010 are richer now than they were then.
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Drew Brees Pledges Another $5 Million Towards Covid Relief In Louisiana

Drew Brees Pledges Another $5 Million Towards Covid Relief In Louisiana | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Drew and Brittany Brees donated $5 million towards food for kids and elderly residents back in March, and now they've announced another $5 million towards healthcare facilities across Louisiana.
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Canadas_Broken_Charitable_Sector

Canadas_Broken_Charitable_Sector | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The WE-Trudeau scandal highlights the broken pieces of Canada's charitable sector. This post explores how and why this is the case.
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Billionaire Panda Express Founder Claims Philanthropy Is The Key To Her Success

Billionaire Panda Express Founder Claims Philanthropy Is The Key To Her Success | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Today, there are more than 2,000 Panda Expresses across the globe, and Peggy and Andrew Cherng have a net worth of $3.1 billion. However, Peggy says it's her family's commitment and Panda Express' commitment to charity that makes it a real success.
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WE Charity Moved Millions To Private Kielburger Company

WE Charity Moved Millions To Private Kielburger Company | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
"Massive red flag," says charity watchdog
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Billionaire Ray Dalio Makes $50M Pledge Towards Health Justice Center In New York

Billionaire Ray Dalio Makes $50M Pledge Towards Health Justice Center In New York | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The Dalio Center for Health Justice will be "dedicated to understanding and improving health equity, addressing health justice, and driving action that results in measurable improvements in health outcomes for all."
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Charity on a deadline: Why more philanthropists are spending themselves out of existence

Charity on a deadline: Why more philanthropists are spending themselves out of existence | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The global pandemic has spurred big donations, and some funders are giving out money faster than ever
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Chuck Feeney: The billionaire who gave it all away

Chuck Feeney: The billionaire who gave it all away | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Chuck Feeney, who donated heavily to NI causes, achieves his goal of giving away his $9bn fortune.
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In a K-Shaped Recovery, Nonprofits Should Lean on Major Donors

In a K-Shaped Recovery, Nonprofits Should Lean on Major Donors | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
A seven-step guide for fundraising during the pandemic.
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Bloomberg Donates $100 Million To ‘Pay Off Student Loans’

Bloomberg Donates $100 Million To ‘Pay Off Student Loans’ | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The gift is the largest ever individual philanthropic gift received by the four historically Black medical schools.
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The Giving Pledge turns 10: These billionaires pledged to give away half their wealth, but they soon ran into a problem

The Giving Pledge turns 10: These billionaires pledged to give away half their wealth, but they soon ran into a problem | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
A group of billionaires including Bill Gates, MacKenzie Scott, Michael Bloomberg, Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg set a new standard for ‘publi
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We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead (Opinion)

We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead (Opinion) | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Boldness, innovation, scale, and speed are all required. Here are some ideas and approaches that could make a difference, says the former president of the Rockefeller Foundation.
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MacKenzie Scott’s Big Giving is Just Getting Started. What Should She Fund Next? —

MacKenzie Scott’s Big Giving is Just Getting Started. What Should She Fund Next? — | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
With her deep commitment to equity and her plan to give away billions, Scott is poised to become one of the most consequential philanthropists of our time. We offer a set of recommendations for how she can make good on that potential.
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In a pandemic, billionaires are richer than ever. Why aren't they giving more? | Philanthropy | The Guardian

In a pandemic, billionaires are richer than ever. Why aren't they giving more? | Philanthropy | The Guardian | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Billionaires get huge tax breaks to park money in private family foundations operated by wealthy heirs. Little goes to actual charity work
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Twitter co-founder Evan Williams donates $10M to SFUSD

Twitter co-founder Evan Williams donates $10M to SFUSD | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
The San Francisco Unified School District has received a $10 million donation fro
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Jrue Holiday Pledges Remaining NBA Salary Towards Helping Black Communities

Jrue Holiday Pledges Remaining NBA Salary Towards Helping Black Communities | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
Holiday could make as much as $5.3 million for the rest of the NBA season in Orlando, and as per his pledge all of it will go towards the Jrue and Lauren Holiday Social Impact Fund.
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Billionaire George Soros Announces $220 Million Pledge Towards Racial Justice

Billionaire George Soros Announces $220 Million Pledge Towards Racial Justice | Philanthropy - Legacy From The Heart | Scoop.it
$150 million of that sum will go towards five-year grants for "Black-led justice organizations that helped to create and now sustain the momentum towards racial equality."
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