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3/26/14 — Charitable Contributions Continued to Climb in 2013, Survey Finds

Philanthropy News Digest More than six in ten charities in the United States and Canada reported an increase in their fundraising revenues in 2013, while seven in ten expect to see additional growth in 2014, a survey by the Nonprofit Research ...

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3/21/14 — Philanthropy keeps wheels of research turning

The Houston Chronicle (TX) By Allan Turner The idea is to think small. Really small. First, take nanotubes, 80,000 times thinner than a human hair, and smash them into piercing shards. Then impregnate them with cancer-killing medicines and turn them loose ...

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3/18/14 — On Charity and Mortgage Interest: Obama Mistakes His Wife for a Hat

Forbes By Howard Husock It’s just an aside in the White House budget for 2015—but it’s a very revealing one. In making the case for capping, at 28 percent,  the “value of itemized deductions and other tax preferences . . .for ...

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