Citations with the tag: CHARITY
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- Hope, faith, hard work and charity.
du Preez, Nikkie // People Management; 05/18/95, Vol. 1 Issue 10, p26
Describes the lessons the author learned in managing people behind a Bosnian charity called `Bosnia Now.' Process in training volunteers; Problems encountered by the charity; Author's insights on the qualities of a good manager.
- Philanthropy resources.
du Preez, Nikkie // Whole Earth; Spring98, Issue 92, p57
Features resources regarding philanthropy. Includes CIVICUS Website which offers information about the nonprofit sector all over the globe; New York-based The Foundation Center, operator of libraries and online services where people can go in search of grants, scholarships and the like; `The...
- Philanthropy guidance.
du Preez, Nikkie // Whole Earth; Spring98, Issue 92, p59
Lists organizations that provide checklist of standards and maintain Websites to help donors who want to assess their potential beneficiaries. Includes `Give...But Give Wisely,' the quarterly newsletter from the Philanthropic Advisory Service of the Council of Better Business Bureaus; `Wise...
- To keep the light burning.
Rondos, Alex // Whole Earth; Spring98, Issue 92, p60
Explores the challenges facing the dynamics of international charity. Categories of charitable bureaucracy; Public finance made available by governments for a wide variety of emergency and long-term assistance; Role of the United Nations; Voluntary organizations that receive funding from...
- Understanding Donation Behavior: Strategic Implications from Consumer Research.
Peltier, James W.; Atwood, April // Advances in Consumer Research; 1993, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p437
Addresses issues that are important to the development of successful charitable campaigns. Understanding the donation process; Researching key experimental manipulations; Turning research into action.
- Under protest, the charities fill the void.
Serres, Christopher // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 1/17/94, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p8
Compares state welfare and voluntary charity, and notes that by demanding more government spending the Edmonton Food Bank may be lobbying against the best interests of the very people it is trying to assist. Higher percentage of private donations reach their destination than public funds; Costs...
- Of thine own have we given.
Serres, Christopher // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 1/23/95, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p38
States that according to a story in the January 5, 1995 edition of the `Calgary Sun,' Mountain View, a village of under 100, between Cardston and Waterton Lakes National Park is the most charitable in the province of Alberta, indeed on all of western Canada.
- Ronald McDonald grants.
Serres, Christopher // New York Amsterdam News; 3/11/95, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p38
Reports on the grants awarded by Ronald McDonald Children's Charities (RMCC) to not-for-profit organizations that benefit children in areas of healthcare and medical research, civic and social concerns, and education and the arts. Establishment of the organization in 1984 in memory of...
- H.E.L.P. housing prototype at work in slum and suburb.
P.D.S. // Architectural Record; May1991, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p20
Summarizes the success of the nonprofit New York State organization H.E.L.P. It's provided transitional housing in the city and the suburbs, designed by Alex Cooper. The housing designs include space for in-house counseling and day care.
- Charity begins with a budget.
Brown, L. // Black Enterprise; Dec87, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p77
Answers questions concerning charitable contributions. Tells how to budget the amount you will spend for charity, how to investigate charities, and how to document your contributions. INSET: How to avoid bogus charities.;Putting charity on the payroll..
- More blacks join world war on disease, hunger.
Hocker, W.C. // Black Enterprise; Jan1990, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p18
Reports on an increase in black philanthropic activity, particularly for international aid. Key black relief organizations; Focus on disease and hunger in the Third World.
- One down, a million to go...
Hocker, W.C. // Builders Merchants Journal; Jul95, p19
Reports on the renovation by the charity group Aid Workforce of a clinic in Alamor, Transylvania, Romania. Providing another clinic in another town; Calls for cash donation; Types of materials which can be donated to organization's cause.
- Another welcome drop in the ocean.
Hocker, W.C. // Builders Merchants Journal; Aug96, p14
Reports that northern charity Aid Workforce transformed the homes in Armeni, Transylvania for the better. Completion of second project; Projects in the planning stages; Contact information.
- One Hundred Cows.
Hocker, W.C. // Bilingual Review; Jan-Apr1992, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p65
Presents the folktale entitled `One Hundred Cows,' about the lessons learned by a priest who preached the virtue of charity.
- Points of light.
Hocker, W.C. // Orange County Business Journal; 06/02/97, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p17
Presents information on various charitable events scheduled for July 1997, in Orange County, California. Details on the Children's Hospital of Orange County's 2nd Annual Take a Pie for CHOCK event; Benefits of the Designer's Flea Market; Honoring of the Volunteer Exchange and Time Warner...
- My other car is a pink Rolls-Royce.
Hocker, W.C. // CA Magazine; Nov97, Vol. 130 Issue 9, p6
Features the 100-car Beijing to Paris Motor Challenge with reference to the car driven by John Stuttard, Beijing-based chairman of Coopers & Lybrand China. Money Stuttard will raise from the rally for the Red Cross humanitarian projects in Nepal.
- Points of light.
Hocker, W.C. // Orange County Business Journal; 9/09/96, Vol. 19 Issue 37, p14
Presents information on charitable organizations and efforts in Orange County, California. Donation by the Irvine Health Foundation to Hearts United: Grandparents/Grandchildren; Amount raised by the 1996 High-Tech Golf Challenge sponsored by Rainbow Technologies Inc. and Ingram Micro.
- Mossimo leads corporate anti-drug event at Oak Creek.
Hocker, W.C. // Orange County Business Journal; 10/07/96, Vol. 19 Issue 41, p31
Presents information on charitable events and organizations in Orange County, California. Award of $150,000 from the Mossimo & Drug Use is Life Abuse, to an Orange County organization that discourages drug use; Details on the 1996 `Project Playhouse' event; Details on other charitable events.
- CRAIN'S LIST: LARGEST FOUNDATIONS.
Hocker, W.C. // Crain's Detroit Business; 11/10/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 45, p24
No abstract available.
- Are you a Good Samaritan?
Hocker, W.C. // Current Health 2; Oct91, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p28
Examines the role of a Good Samaritan and the decision-making that is required to actually be helpful. Emergency action principles recommended by the American Red Cross.
- Lunching ladies meet hip-hop.
Souccar, Miriam Kreinin // Crain's New York Business; 5/27/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 21, p3
Reports on developments in the New York City Mission Society. Recruitment of African-American and Hispanic professionals; Emphasis on the enhancement of philanthropy in ethnic communities; Improvement of the programs for poor children and families.
- Philanthropic deep freeze brings harshest of winters.
Souccar, Miriam Kreinin // Crain's New York Business; 12/23/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p11
Focuses on the decrease in charity contributions in New York during the year 2002. Comparison of amounts raised by flower shop owner for making housing arrangements for AIDS patients with those of the previous year; Observations of a food pick-up and delivery service center owner about the year...
- A different breed of hero.
Peale, N.V. // Good Housekeeping; Jul89, Vol. 209 Issue 1, p66
Describes the lives of three individuals, Bill Abbott of Hopkinton, Mass., Dr. David White of Lynchburg, Va. and Hal Knuth of Cudahy, Wis., each of whom do for those less fortunate.
- How to check on a charity.
Mallozzi, A. // Good Housekeeping; Jan1992, Vol. 214 Issue 1, p165
Lists two organizations that can help you check whether a charity is legitimate. The National Charities Information Bureau (NCIB); The Philanthropic Advisory Service (PAS) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus.
- Charity scams to watch out for.
Hulme, George V. // Good Housekeeping; Nov94, Vol. 219 Issue 5, p233
Discusses the importance of screening charitable causes. Common charity scams; Preventive measures.
- Relief Efforts And Economy A Concern For Local Charities.
Cruzak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 10/29/2001, Vol. 19 Issue 44, pB7
Reports the relief efforts concerns of charitable institutions in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks; Economic concerns; Cancellation of a fundraising effort.
- First-Ever Survey Looks At Corporate Giving.
Cruzak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 12/24/2001, Vol. 19 Issue 52, p3
Reports on the results of the first comprehensive survey of philanthropic giving in Michigan. Donation of cash gifts by local companies; Percentage of companies that donated money, goods or services; Cash contributions; Companies supporting the United Way; Proportion of gifts that went to...
- Corporate Giving Down.
Cruzak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 7/8/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 27, p1
Reports on the decline of donations to charities in the United States. Decline of corporate giving; Report from the American Association of Fundraising Counsel Trust for Philanthropy.
- Cool million.
Berliner, A. // Harper's Bazaar; Jul90, Issue 3343, p118
Presents photos from the Los Angeles `Fire & Ice Ball.' Raised $1.2 million for the Revlon/UCLA Women's Cancer Research Program.
- Sweet charity.
Gershen, H. // Harper's Bazaar; Dec91, Issue 3360, p112
Advises would-be donors on what to consider before donating to a children's charity. Looking at how an organization spends its money; Diverse problems and solutions addressed by different charities; Investigating a charity; Sample list of children's charities. INSET: Dos and don'ts of...
- What black sports heroes are doing to help black kids.
Gershen, H. // Jet; 5/1/89, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p48
Discusses charitable actions several black sports figures are taking in helping mostly young blacks.
- Hale House Made 'Honest Mistake' In Renting To Middle-Class Tenants, Lawyer Says.
Gershen, H. // Jet; 04/23/2001, Vol. 99 Issue 19, p32
Reports that the Hale House in New York City has been hit with allegations that it has been renting apartments meant for struggling mothers to middle-class tenants.
- Long Island--the untapped philanthropic resource.
Martorana, Jamie // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 11/10/97 Supplement Philanthropic, Vol. 44 Issue 45, p3PA
Reports on efforts to increase awareness for philanthropy in Long Island, New York. Listing of area as last in per capita giving in 1995 United Way giving results; Breakdown of United Way's fundraising efforts from 1990-1997; Preparations for Tenth Annual Philanthropy Day on November 20, 1997;...
- Overview of Philanthropy Day.
Martorana, Jamie // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 11/10/97 Supplement Philanthropic, Vol. 44 Issue 45, p4PA
Provides information about activities lined up for Philanthropy Day in Long Island, New York on November 20, 1997. Round table discussions and sessions; Participating exhibitors; Members of steering committee; Supporters.
- A donor bill of rights.
Martorana, Jamie // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 11/10/97 Supplement Philanthropic, Vol. 44 Issue 45, p7PA
Presents a vision statement on philanthropy. Definition of philanthropy; Assurances of donors' rights.
- Good People, Good Causes.
Ferguson, George T. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 11/10/97 Supplement Philanthropic, Vol. 44 Issue 45, p52PA
Discusses the commitment to the cause of philanthropy by people living in Long Island, New York. Celebration of tenth anniversary of Philanthropy Day with the theme `Good People, Good Causes'; Honorees and awards for 1997; Impact of philanthropy on lives of people.
- LINSFRE Scholarship Funds avialable.
Ferguson, George T. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 10/16/95, Vol. 42 Issue 42, p56
Reports that the Long Island Chapter of the National Society of Raising Executives (Jericho) will be hosting its Eighth Annual Philanthropy Day. Date; Location; Scholarship fund available; Further information.
- Dental clinic comes to mall.
Ferguson, George T. // Las Vegas Business Press; 04/14/97, Vol. 14 Issue 15, p43
No abstract available.
- Round-the-clock benefit set.
Ferguson, George T. // Las Vegas Business Press; 05/19/97, Vol. 14 Issue 20, p35
No abstract available.
- Barrick gives $100,000 to women's studies program.
Ferguson, George T. // Las Vegas Business Press; 06/16/97, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p21
Presents news items related to charities in Las Vegas, Nevada. Includes Barrick Goldstrike Mines Inc.'s donation to the Landra Reid Center for Women's Studies; Amount raised by the `Links for Life' golf tournament; Bank of America's donation to nonprofit groups across Nevada; Food donations...
- Kids with serious illnesses attend camp.
Cruz, Sherri // Las Vegas Business Press; 08/11/97, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p14
Highlights developments concerning charities in Las Vegas, Nevada. Includes Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation's sponsorship of Camp Cartwheel for children suffering from life threatening illnesses; Fern Adair Conservatory of the Arts' presentation of Concert Fantasy '97 and Fantasy Petite...
- 'Tis the season to tee it up for area charities.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 05/04/98, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p29
Presents news updates on charities in Las Vegas, Nevada as of May 10, 1998. Schedule of golf events to be held to benefit several non profit organizations; Healthy Family Day event sponsored by the Northwest Extension YMCA, Summerlin Hospital and FOX-5 TV; Total donations made by the U.S. Bank...
- Canine caped companions lead the way.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 05/25/98, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p31
Reports on developments concerning charities in Las Vegas, Nevada. Includes activities of the Canine Champions for Independence; Holding of the Nicholas J. Horn Memorial Golf Tournament.
- Home away from home.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 06/29/98, Vol. 15 Issue 26, p26
Presents various charitable activities in Las Vegas, Nevada compiled as of June 29, 1998. Includes Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation's sponsorship of a camp for children who have experienced the loss of a close family member; American West Airlines' donation of $20,000 to the Lied Children's...
- Community responds to Army's plight.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 07/20/98, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p30
Focuses on developments regarding charitable activities in Las Vegas, Nevada as of July 20, 1998. Includes the response of Las Vegans to the Salvation Army's plea for food donations; Desert Quilters of nevada's donation of handmade quilts to the Ronald McDonald House; Bank of America...
- Library attacks Las Vegas literacy problem.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 08/10/98, Vol. 15 Issue 32, p28
Presents news on charities in Las Vegas, Nevada for the week of August 10, 1998. Includes the literacy campaign by the Clark County Library District; CALL Program book drive of Starbucks Coffee.
- Non-profit's presence is nationwide on Web.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 08/31/98, Vol. 15 Issue 35, p20
Reports on developments concerning charities in Las Vegas, Nevada as of August 31, 1998. Community Angels Inc.'s launch of a Web site; Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's team-up with local 7-Eleven franchisees to support Operation Chill program.
- Sweet charity.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Mother Jones; Dec89, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p51
Offers a guide to responsible philanthropy. Determining which charities are effective and legitimate; Using existing research materials; Importance of conducting personal research. J. Anthony.
- Sisters assemble and renewal continues.
Halter, Deborah // National Catholic Reporter; 2/16/96, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p23
Discusses the efforts of the nuns of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth to prepare themselves for the 21st century. Nuns' need to choose between continuing diminishment and obsolescence or recommitment and renewal; Acknowledgement of the context for the assembly; Role of the feminine in the...
- Earth Share.
Halter, Deborah // National Parks; Sep/Oct92, Vol. 66 Issue 9/10, p48
Reports that federal employees can once again donate to the National Parks and Conservation Association (NPCA) through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), a program that encourages employees to contribute to charities through payroll deductions. Urges those in charge of payroll deduction...