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Breathing Easier in New York City

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The area known as “Asthma alley” stretches from the South Bronx through East Harlem and into Western Queens in Long Island City. It has one of the highest childhood asthma rates in New York and is surrounded by manufacturing sites, bridges and transportation hubs. On March 28th, numerous partners recognizing the community’s need for effective asthma care and treatment solutions gathered to unveil a newly renovated pediatric asthma mobile unit.

Pivot’s Primetime News Program TakePart Live to launch a Year-Long Campaign Celebrating Younger Veterans and Spotlighting Challenges they Face Returning Home

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Pivot’s Primetime News Program TakePart Live to launch a Year-Long Campaign Celebrating Younger Veterans and Spotlighting Challenges they Face Returning Home

Championed by co-host Meghan McCain, “Return the Service” Will Focus on Health, Jobs, and Mental and Physical Well Being of Returning Service Men and Women

Campaign Guided by New Public Opinion Survey Finding the Majority of American’s Believe We Should Do More for Veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan

HEROES Care Honors Marcone for "Outstanding Support of Military Families"

Jim Souers of Marcone Supply receives award and 9–11 commemorative flag from military charity HEROES Care.
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Military support network HEROES Care recently honored Marcone Supply and its CEO Jim Souers for sustained and substantial contributions to help military personnel and their families. 

"We cannot do what we do without the support of those who see value in our mission. Thank you for providing help and hope when it is needed most," said HEROES Care Vice Chairman Dave Woolley in the award presentation.

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Military support network HEROES Care recently honored Marcone Supply and its CEO Jim Souers for sustained and substantial contributions to help military personnel and their families. 

"We cannot do what we do without the support of those who see value in our mission. Thank you for providing help and hope when it is needed most," said HEROES Care Vice Chairman Dave Woolley in the award presentation.

Caesars Foundation Announces More Than A Half Million Dollars in Giving For Second Quarter of 2014

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LAS VEGAS, May 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Furthering its commitment to the communities in which Caesars Entertainment operates, Caesars Foundation is pleased to announce the approval of 17 grants totaling more than $500,000 as approved by the Foundation Board of Trustees for the second quarter of 2014. Caesars Foundation is funded by operating income and gifts from Caesars Entertainment and its resort properties. Grants were approved in Caesars Foundation’s strategic areas of focus including older individuals, education and sustainability.

A Culture of Gifting

by John Bloom
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There are three indications of real generosity:

To remain steadfast without resisting,

To praise without the emotion of generosity,

And, to give before being asked.

—Maaruf Karkhi

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There are three indications of real generosity:

To remain steadfast without resisting,

To praise without the emotion of generosity,

And, to give before being asked.

—Maaruf Karkhi

Use Your Spare Change To Create Change

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Our Team Up For Women®! Campaign just ended. If you participated, thank you so much.

Whether you gave $5 or $5,000, your gift matters. Yes, really, it does.

I admit that for a long time I didn't really think my $5 donation would make a difference.

But author and philanthropist Wendy Smith is out to prove people like me wrong. And I think she does a good job.

Focusing Philanthropic Giving on Three Distinct Areas

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CAESARS FOUNDATION FOCUSES ITS PHILANTHROPIC GIVING ON THREE DISTINCT AREAS:

HELPING OLDER INDIVIDUALS LIVE LONGER, HEALTHIER, MORE FULFILLING LIVES
Globally, our primary emphasis is supporting nonprofit advocacy and service-delivery organizations dedicated to helping older individuals live independently, maintain optimal health and proper nutrition, avoid social isolation, and enjoy mental and physical vitality through every stage of the aging process.

Marcone Canada Shows Its Love for Families With Donation to RMH Southern Alberta

Ronald McDonald House® Southern Alberta receives Valentine's Day and Family Day gift of $5,000 to help critically ill kids and their families.
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Marcone Canada gives $5,000 to Ronald McDonald House in Calgary in time for Valentine's Day and Family Day.

"Marcone's generous and continuous support helps us give sick children what they need most…their families," says Larry Mathieson, CEO, Ronald McDonald House® Southern Alberta.

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Marcone Canada gives $5,000 to Ronald McDonald House in Calgary in time for Valentine's Day and Family Day.

"Marcone's generous and continuous support helps us give sick children what they need most…their families," says Larry Mathieson, CEO, Ronald McDonald House® Southern Alberta.

Marketing Charity Strategic Plans to Corporations

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Nonprofits need to have a strategic plan and, more than ever, need to share and market that strategic plan with potential corporate funders and partners. If you have a strategic plan, don't put it on the shelf - market it! 

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