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- McCormick gives less. Meyer, Gregory // Crain's Chicago Business;10/22/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p2
The article reports that the Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation, the third-largest charitable foundation in Chicago, Illinois, has contributed eight percent less to charities in 2006 as compared to 2005. The reason for the lower level of contributions was an increase in public donations in...
- A Blanket For Comfort. // Weekly Reader News - Senior;3/17/2006, Vol. 84 Issue 21, p7
Focuses on the efforts of the Tyler children to send handmade blankets to kids affected by the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in Louisiana in August 2005. Number of blankets they want to give; Remarks from the Tyler children on the extent of the destruction; Future plans of the Tyler children.
- Long-rage forecast. Spethmann, Betsy // Promo;Feb2006, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p34
The article reports on the marketing efforts and philanthropy programs of corporations in the United States to keep the citizens living in areas affected by Hurricane Katrina busy and engaged. Some of the efforts involve the building of playgrounds and various forms of fund raising campaigns....
- Once again, marketers rush to provide comfort. Sanders, Lisa; Halliday, Jean; Oser, Kris; Thomaselli, Rich; Teinowitz, Ira // Advertising Age;9/5/2005, Vol. 76 Issue 36, p28
Reports on the pledges made by marketers to bring relief to those harmed by Hurricane Katrina in the U.S. Amount donated by Omnicom; Value of nutritional and medical products offered by Abbott; Services provided by UPS for the shipment of relief aid.
- New Orleans planning team now uncertain. Lubell, Sam // Architectural Record;Jun2006, Vol. 194 Issue 6, p46
This article reports on the effort of the Greater New Orleans Foundation, a local public charity in New Orleans, Louisiana, to oversee a Request for Qualifications seeking planners for many of the neighborhoods affected by the 2005 Hurricane Katrina. It also discusses the impact of the effort on...
- Jewish charity to launch microloans for Gulf Coast. // National Catholic Reporter;9/5/2008, Vol. 44 Issue 27, p4
The article reports that the Jewish charity, Jewish Funds for Justice, has launched the 8th Degree online campaign to use small loans to help businesses in the U.S. Gulf Coast recover from Hurricane Katrina.
- Dr. D's Mystery Hero. Denenberg, Dennis // Cobblestone;Mar2012, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p45
This article presents a profile of the issue's mystery hero, Liz McCartney, who organized the St. Bernard Project to enlist volunteers to donate time and energy towards the reconstruction of homes in New Orleans, Louisiana following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
- Meeks reflects on life and fakes on critics. JOHNSON, STEPHON // New York Amsterdam News;11/10/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 45, p4
The article presets author's comments on the allegation on the U.S. representative, Gregory Meeks for improperly documenting the spending of money from the charity meant for helping victims of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
- BOATERS LEND A HAT. // Boating;Mar2006, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p43
The article reports that Zebco Corp, a tackle company, has launched a Hurricane Katrina relief program called "Operation Fisherman in Support of Hurricane Relief" in the U.S. The purpose of the program is to restore the sportfishing community along the Gulf Coast from Florida to Texas. With this...