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10/16/13 — Letter to Senator Richard Blumenthal, Senator Chris Murphy and Congressman Jim Himes

This post originally appeared on the Council on Foundations Re: Philanthropy blog. The following letter, reproduced with permission, was sent by Juanita T. James, president and CEO of the Fairfield County Community Foundation, to her representatives in Congress. If you ...

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10/10/13 — Philanthropists Step Up When Government Shuts Down

By The Charitable Giving Coalition In a move exemplifying the vital role of philanthropy in difficult times, philanthropists Laura and John Arnold committed $10 million to continue funding for Head Start services impacted by the government shutdown. More than 7,000 children from ...

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10/1/13 — Alliance for Charitable Reform Interviews Robert Sharpe About the Charitable Deduction

In a new video released by the Alliance for Charitable Reform, ACR Director of Communications Marques Chavez speaks to Robert Sharpe, President of the Sharpe Group, about donor motivation, the history of philanthropy, and the implications of possible changes to ...

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