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Friday, September 12, 2008

Charity News Roundup

In case you missed it, here are some of the charity headlines making news this week:

  • The number of storms sweeping the United States has pushed the American Red Cross into debt.
  • Former President Clinton is in talks with the directors of a scholarship fund for families of Sept. 11th victims to address complaints that the program has given out too little money.
  • A historic multi-network cancer telethon brought in donations of over $100 million.
  • Columbia University will offer academic credit to students participating in volunteer projects.

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