Aug 8, 2012 So-called "Giveboxes," which are like small donation centers, have been popping up in Europe for about a year. Now there's one in North America -- in Montreal.
Jul 6, 2012 The singer-songwriter discusses her motivations behind trying to help LGBT homeless youth with her True Colors Fund.
Jun 14, 2012 The agency that monitors drugs in sports is bringing formal doping charges against cyclist Lance Armstrong. Armstrong has denied the allegations, but how will the charges affect his charitable organization Livestrong?
Jun 14, 2012 The U.S. agency that monitors drugs in sports has filed new doping charges against Lance Armstrong. Philanthropy expert Sandra Miniutti tells us what happens when bad press hits a charity's figurehead.
May 24, 2012 Packed open houses, multiple offers, and higher prices. In (usually high-end) neighborhoods like Jamica Plain, the bidding wars still rage.
Apr 20, 2012 Nowadays, stadiums are put into bad parts of town to make them better. A century ago, the area called the "Fens" was bad -- real bad.
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Mar 20, 2012 Some people can't afford the store prices.
Mar 9, 2012 Almost all the $7.5 billion worth of Hungarian banknotes in circulation pass through the Hungarian Central Bank annually, to make sure they are clean, untorn and suitable to be used to buy and sell things. The rest can be burned to serve as fuel for the poor.
Jan 23, 2012 Though billions of dollars of aid was promised after the 7.0 earthquake in Haiti two years ago, much reconstruction work remains to be done.