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Celebrating the Coronavirus Heroes

The Algemeiner 20 Oct 2020
The coronavirus has killed more than a million people the world over — 20% in the US alone ... In observing Miri’s incessant efforts to save even the lives of complete strangers, one sees the world’s foremost Jewish philanthropist, along with her husband Sheldon, carrying out the highest ideals of ancient Jewish values and tradition....
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James Redford, Filmmaker And Son Of Robert Redford, Dead At 58

Cinema Blend 20 Oct 2020
Hollywood icon Robert Redford has suffered a devastating loss in his family. His son, James, who, along with delving into the world of filmmaking like his father, was also a philanthropist and activist, has passed away at the age of 58. The news of James Redford’s passing was first revealed by his wife, Kyle, who tweeted the following. ... More to come…....
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Bay Area Women Pioneer a New, Results-Based Donation Model with $4.5+ Million in Donations ...

Tyler Morning Telegraph 19 Oct 2020
Twenty-three women philanthropists came together to pioneer this new funding model in the Bay Area ... Traditional or “public” pay-for-success models such as social impact bonds have been used by innovative governments around the world, but to date few private philanthropists have used the model to make performance-based donations....
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Colorado Foundations & Philanthropists Pioneer a New, Results-Based Donation Model with ...

Tyler Morning Telegraph 19 Oct 2020
Thirteen Colorado foundations and philanthropists came together to pioneer this new funding model ... Traditional or “public” pay-for-success models such as social impact bonds have been used by innovative governments around the world, but to date few private philanthropists have used the model to make performance-based donations....
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COVID-19 Second Wave Putting Pressure on Greek Hospital ICU's

The National Herald 19 Oct 2020
The New Democracy government had doubled the number of ICU beds during the seven-month pandemic with the help of the Diaspora and some philanthropists, absent Greek shipping oligarchs who have done little to help while building their world-dominating fleet ... As of Oct ... ....
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Presidential Candidate 2020 Q&A: Brock Pierce

Vail Daily 19 Oct 2020
Q. Could you please give a brief introduction of your background and qualifications?. I have been an entrepreneur, businessman, and philanthropist for over 20 years now. I have founded, created, and built companies and organizations around the world but have focused mostly on the United States for the past several years ... Q ... Q ... Q ... Q ... ....
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Between a Forgotten Colony and an Abandoned Prefecture: Okinawa’s Experience of Becoming Japanese in the ...

GlobalResearch 19 Oct 2020
... trade and strategy, he captures this land, imposes his language upon local people, detains the king, stupefies the royal son with liquor and debauchery, and bleeds the country with taxes; but in front of himself and the world he pretends to be a philanthropist and enlightener....
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Govt to develop partnerships with donors to support blind persons: Dr Yasmin Rashid

The News International 18 Oct 2020
Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid expressed resolve to develop partnerships with philanthropists’ organisations for the support of blind persons on the event of the World Sight Day at an awareness conference organised by the Mayo Hospital Ophthalmology Department here on Saturday....
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Nepali woman recognised by Bill Gates

The Himalayan 15 Oct 2020
KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 14. Laxmi Rayamajhi, a service provider in Sunaulo Parivar Nepal/Marie Stopes Nepal, has been recognised by Bill Gates in Gates Notes ... In Gates Notes, philanthropist Gates has highlighted extraordinary heroes from around the world who have been working to alleviate suffering during the pandemic ... We don’t fly ... ....
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Unity Announces Social Impact Division -- Pledges 750,000 Shares of Unity Equity to Fund Non-Profit Organizations

The Marshall News Messenger 15 Oct 2020
a two-day event that assembles luminary creators, nonprofits, investors, and philanthropists harnessing real-time 3D technology to power social impact and real-world change ... Unity Social Impact allows us to centralize these efforts, so we can identify new opportunities to foster a cleaner, safer, and more equitable world.”....
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‘Martin Eden’ and ‘The Planters’ top this week’s streaming movies at Cleveland Cinemas and Cinematheque

Cleveland 14 Oct 2020
New documentary “Aggie” profiles Cleveland-born art collector and philanthropist Agnes “Aggie” Gund, who has bridged the visual arts world with social justice concerns ... New documentary “Aggie” profiles Cleveland-born art collector and philanthropist Agnes “Aggie” Gund, who has bridged the visual arts world with social justice concerns....
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Raja Kumari joins Cynthia Erivo, Camila Coelho, Tatyana McFadden as honourees at the world Woman Hour

The Times of India 09 Oct 2020
The World Woman Foundation recently launched its’ #ShesMyHero campaign which will culminate at the prestigious World Woman Hour, a global digital event that will spotlight the untold stories of 60 influential women achievers from all corners of the globe to empower the next generation of change-makers to find their voice and purpose....
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The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group Announces New Allen Distinguished Investigators

Ellensburg Daily Record 08 Oct 2020
The Frontiers Group, founded by the late philanthropist Paul G. Allen in 2016, recommends funding to researchers around the world whose work has the potential to accelerate scientific discoveries or launch entirely new avenues of exploration ... Allen Frontiers Group was founded in 2016 by the late philanthropist and visionary Paul G....
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