charity

Project Beauty Share prepares to assemble 2,000 holiday beauty bags for local women in need

The assembly line at Project Beauty Share is ready  for volunteers to begin stuffing 2,000 holiday beauty bags for women in need in our community. For the organization that helps to supply local women in need with things like feminine hygiene projects, make-up and haircare products year-round, the holiday beauty bags have become their favorite tradition. It started 9 years ago with just 75 bags that they hand delivered.

Trump Foundation faces off against New York AG in court

The New York attorney general's office and lawyers for President Donald Trump's charitable foundation are set to face off in court Thursday over the state's civil lawsuit that alleges the charity violated campaign finance laws and abused its tax-free status.

Michael Cohen meets with prosecutors

Michael Cohen and his attorney met Wednesday with a group of state and federal law enforcement officials investigating various aspects of President Donald Trump's family business and charitable organization, according to people familiar with the meeting.

Stats reveal how many Americans volunteer and where

Time is a precious thing. Once we give it away, we can't get it back. And that's part of what makes new federal data on volunteering a compelling snapshot of generosity across geographic and demographic lines.

Bill Gates jump-starts research for affordable Alzheimer's test

Besides a cure, what do those afraid of Alzheimer's disease need most? According to entrepreneur and philanthropist Bill Gates, a key need is a "reliable, affordable, and accessible" diagnostic test. To jump-start that research, Gates announced today that he has joined a coalition of philanthropists who are investing $30 million to create a venture fund called Diagnostics Accelerator.

Colin Kaepernick completes his $1M pledge

People like to talk about Colin Kaepernick. But while everyone was busy arguing over the on-field protests he spearheaded two years ago, the free agent NFL quarterback was putting his money where his mouth is.