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5/8/14 — Community Foundations Score BIG with Give Local Day on May 6th

Nonprofit Quarterly By Ruth McCambridge  Thank You!Raised for Local Nonprofits6,677 giftsTotaling $2,492,248.13So reads the website for the Lowcountry Giving Day sponsored by the Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina, but this actually underestimates what was brought in: with incentive gifts, the day raised $4 million. “I ...

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5/7/14 — Maine Partially Removes Cap on Charitable Contributions

Alliance for Charitable Reform Philanthropists, foundations, and other charitable organizations continue to fight against harmful legislation that curtails private charitable giving. Hawaii, North Carolina, Missouri, Montana, and Kansas are just a handful of states who have acted within the last year to pass ...

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4/28/14 — SCORECARD STAT: REAL IMPACT OF GIVING – ANALYZING FLORIDA’S CHARITABLE GIVING

Florida Chamber of Commerce (FL) Individuals, foundations and corporate givers in Florida gave more than $14.2 billion in charitable contributions and donated more than $10.5 billion of time in volunteer service in 2012? As the Florida Chamber Foundation plans to host the Floridians: 2030 Summit and discuss ...

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