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Obituary: Harlaine Dudley Miller,  1944-2023

Seven Days 29 Sep 2023
Philanthropist and benefactor of the McClure Miller Respite House is remembered for her goodness, generosity and humility. The world is a better place because of the life and countless contributions of Harlaine Dudley Miller ... In bearing witness to diverse cultures around the world, she was deeply humbled and influenced by… .......
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Former NBA All-Star Metta World Peace Announced as BIS Keynote Speaker for Highly Anticipated Building ...

The Huntsville Item 28 Sep 2023
World Peace is not only a basketball legend, but he is also an entrepreneur, actor, author, philanthropist, and mental health leader––he exemplifies what being a true champion is all about ... Metta World Peace, who was born Ronald William Artest, Jr., earned a world champion ring with the LA Lakers during his 18 seasons in the NBA....
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‘This Is Not a True Story’ recapitulates anti-Asian micro-aggressions in purgatory

People's World 28 Sep 2023
Artists at Play, in association with Latino Theater Company, is currently staging the world premiere of This Is Not a True Story, written by Preston Choi and directed by Reena Dutt ... I am reminded of the mordant joke about Bono, the world-famous singer-songwriter, global activist, and philanthropist, appearing in an African relief concert in Israel....
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AI, small fixes, and the world beyond Big Aid: Takeaways from the UNGA sidelines

The New Humanitarian 27 Sep 2023
The world is inching closer to “a great fracture”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned as global leaders converged in New York ... By the time the general debate wound down for its last day on 26 September, world leaders had nudged forward on some counts, but spun their wheels on many others ... The world beyond Big Aid....
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New report tracks emerging trends shaping the future of giving

Gulf News 26 Sep 2023
This landmark research project and 2023 report, commissioned by Badr Jafar, involved hundreds of interviews and data gathering on practices of philanthropy and future trends across three major regions of the world ... The report also highlights two key needs across these regions, and across the world....
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The future of philanthropy: New report explores emerging trends shaping the future of giving

Khaleejtimes 26 Sep 2023
the need for increased and more meaningful data, and the importance of fostering collaboration among philanthropists not only within their own ranks but also across various sectors ... The report also highlights two key needs across these regions, and across the world....
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Bill Gates: Pushing to Accelerate Traction to Meet the 2030 Global Goals’ Target

This Day 26 Sep 2023
... gloom, philanthropist and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, BMGF, Bill Gates, says to Chiemelie Ezeobi, during a one-on-one interaction on the sidelines of the 2023 Goalkeepers’ event in New York. Excerpts. ....
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Bill Gates: Search for Cancer Cure Ongoing and We’ll Get There

This Day 25 Sep 2023
... gloom, philanthropist and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, BMGF, Bill Gates, says to Chiemelie Ezeobi, during a one-on-one interaction on the sidelines of the 2023 Goalkeepers’ event in New York. Excerpts. ....
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Shamma bint Sultan launches ‘The Climate Tribe’ global platform for climate Action

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2023
Bridging the local and the global, The Climate Tribe highlights the journeys and achievements of changemakers, innovators, and philanthropists from around the world to galvanise communities in the UAE, while shining a light on the inherent sustainable practices, ecological heritage, and natural wonders of the middle East....
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UAE: New platform launched for climate action through storytelling, community engagement

Khaleejtimes 24 Sep 2023
Bridging the local and the global, The Climate Tribe highlights the journeys and achievements of changemakers, innovators, and philanthropists from around the world to galvanise communities in the UAE, while shining a light on the inherent sustainable practices, ecological heritage, and natural wonders of the Middle East....
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2023 GLOBAL CITIZEN FESTIVAL SEES $240 MILLION COMMITMENT FROM FRANCE AND NORWAY TO COMBAT THE ...

Longview News-Journal 24 Sep 2023
An unforgettable day of advocacy and action in Central Park saw landmark commitments from world leaders, philanthropists and the business community, alongside powerful performances and appearances from the biggest names in music and entertainment to advance Global Citizen's ......
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Meet Priti Adani: Billionaire businessman Gautam Adani’s wife and the head of Adani Foundation; know about her lifestyle and net worth

Financial Express 23 Sep 2023
Priti Gautam Adani is a businesswoman, dentist, philanthropist, and the head of the Adani Foundation ... One of the richest businessmen in the world and CEO of Adani Enterprise, Gautam Adani, has witnessed a significant transformation in his fortune during the past ten years....
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Robert Kleinman awarded Samuel Bronfman Medal at Federation CJA's 106th AGM

Longview News-Journal 23 Sep 2023
Bobby has done a remarkable job and taught so many of us in supporting community and in being philanthropists," Stephen Bronfman said ... Yair Szlak, Federation CJA's President and CEO, said Kleinman “has dedicated his career to helping philanthropists achieve their maximum impact and truly making this world a better place.”....

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