Charity

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D.C. Charities Reduce Services Amid Government Shutdown

Some Washington nonprofits are scaling back services and furloughing workers due to contracts and Medicaid reimbursements that aren’t being paid during the government shutdown.

10/08/2013

The richest member of President Barack Obama's Cabinet is giving back some salary, too, in the spirit of government-wide spending cuts. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for The Elton John AIDS Foundation)

Wealthiest Cabinet Member John Kerry Follows Obama, Hagel in Salary Donation

Three Cabinet secretaries became the latest senior administration officials to give back part of their salaries, in the spirit of government spending cuts.

04/04/2013

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Best Stores With A Cause In Washington DC

Take note of these five Washington DC shops that give back, and shop for a cause – you may feel a tad less guilty about putting a dent in your wallet.

03/19/2013

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Sneaker Collection Giveaway Inspires Teens to ‘Pay it Forward’

Last month, Nance distributed 18 pairs of shoes in wrapped boxes to the six high school students who wrote the essay — five Pocomoke High School students and one student from Salisbury, a relative.

02/03/2013

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Opinion: Paul Ryan’s Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget Math

If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.

10/16/2012

Mormon Salt Lake Temple in Utah.  Utah was considered the most charitable state, when religion was taken into consideration. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Less Religious States Give Less To Charity, Sort Of

A new study on the generosity of Americans suggests that states with the least religious residents are also the stingiest about giving money to charity.

08/20/2012

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Best DC Arts Programs To Support

As a hub for creative and intelligent minds, residents of the nation’s capital are all about enriching their community. Support local arts programs by making a much-appreciated donation.

04/23/2012

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