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Sean Parker donates $24 million for allergy research

Dec 25, 2014
A tech entrepreneur's multi-million dollar gift to Stanford University walks the line between charity and self-interest.
Posted In: Charity, Food, allergies, food allergies

Your Wallet: Giving versus getting

Nov 21, 2014
How do you balance helping others with your personal financial needs?
Posted In: Charity, giving, Personal Finance
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the opening keynote at the Facebook conference last April in San Francisco. Zuckerberg and his wife Tuesday donated $25 million to fight Ebola.

Why raising money to fight Ebola is so tough

Oct 14, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan just pledged $25 million.
Posted In: Ebola, Mark Zuckerberg, Charity, donations

Charitable giving not keeping up with highest incomes

Oct 6, 2014
The middle class's giving, as share of its income, grew.
Posted In: charitable contributions, Charitable giving, Charity

What's a viral cause worth?

Aug 13, 2014
Social media stunts for charity aren't uncommon, but do they raise any money?
Posted In: viral, Charity, Internet
Ice bucket challenge

Yes, the #icebucketchallenge is raising money

Aug 13, 2014
The national ALS association says that social media campaign? It's working.
Posted In: ICE, Charity, nonprofits

Explainer: the charitable tax deduction

Dec 26, 2013
If you give $1,000 to charity, that reduces your taxable income by $1,000, because there’s less for the government to tax.
Posted In: whiteboard, Charity

A startup that gives back

Dec 23, 2013
A new company started by University of North Carolina students is partnering with Amazon to help give back this holiday season.
Posted In: startups, Charity, Amazon

5 things to keep in mind before donating to charity

Dec 20, 2013
Marketplace Money host Carmen Wong Ulrich talks to Eileen Heisman, the President and CEO of the National Philanthropic Trust, about how to get the most out of your charitable donations
Posted In: Charity, Charitable giving

Peter and Jennifer Buffett: Questioning parts of the philanthropy business

Dec 11, 2013
Warren Buffett's son Peter and his wife Jennifer wife talk about their ideas on philanthropy.
Posted In: Charity, philanthropy, Warren Buffett

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