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  • 'Nobel Prize' of computing gets $1M from Google Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Google has raised it contribution to the Association for Computing Machinery's prestigious Turing Award for excellence in computing.

  • Lincoln Center to rename Avery Fisher Hall Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 2:20 PM ET
    Philip Kirschner, Katherine G. Farley, chairwoman of the Lincoln Center, Jed Bernstein, its president, Nancy Fisher and Charles Avery Fisher stand outside Avery Fisher Hall, the longtime home of the New York Philharmonic, Nov. 12, 2014.

    Lincoln Center is essentially paying Avery Fisher's family $15 million for permission to drop his name from the NY Phil's home. The NYT reports.

  • Jack Ma: Spend money on your people     Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 10:46 AM ET

    Discussing the culture of Alibaba and the most important lesson he has learned in business, Alibaba's Jack Ma, says trust your people and spend money, time and resources on your team.

  • Jack Ma's wealth challenge     Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Alibaba executive chairman Jack Ma, about philanthropy and the challenges of spending his wealth.

  • Google to double every gift in its Ebola campaign Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 11:44 AM ET
    Google launches Ebola campaign, to donate $2 for every $1 given by the public.

    Google announced on its blog on Monday that it will match every dollar of donation with two dollars in a new public giving campaign against Ebola.

  • Have breakfast with CNBC anchors     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 7:54 AM ET

    "Squawk Box" is auctioning off a chance to come to the show's set to benefit The Lulu & Leo Fund, which helps children and families foster creativity. Check out the auction at charitybuzz.com/Lulu&Leo.

  • Harry's ramps up shaving war     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 7:47 AM ET

    Happy "Movember!" Shaving company Harry's is the official shave partner for The Movember Foundation. Its co-founders and co-CEOs Andy Katz-Mayfield, and Jeff Raider, speak to "Squawk Box" about its new products.

  • Stock picks for charity     Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 12:50 PM ET

    Andy Nahas, Prospect Fund founder, shares his winning strategy right now. Nahas won the 2013 "Portfolios With Purpose" competition for charity.

  • Facebook plans to go to war with Ebola Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Weeks after Facebook's CEO gave $25 million to fight Ebola in Africa, his company is rolling out three initiatives to raise awareness and more money.

  • Lulu & Leo Fund hosts 'Art of Healing' benefit     Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 9:46 AM ET

    Tonight at the Museum of the City of New York, the Lulu & Leo Fund is hosting its second annual Fall benefit "The Art of Healing." CNBC's Jim Cramer will be the auctioneer.

  • The secretive money man who helped the GOP win Saturday, 8 Nov 2014 | 12:00 PM ET
    Robert Mercer in a rare photo at the 2014 World Science Festival Gala, New York City.

    One of the most important Republican donors in America today is a hedge fund manager who keeps a low profile.

  • Hedge-fund cool: Charity jam for 'Rocktoberfest' Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    Tim Seymour of CNBC and Triogem Asset Management sings at Hedge Fund Rocktober Fest in New York on Oct. 22, 2014.

    Wall Streeters traded their Bloomberg terminals for guitars and sunglasses to rock out for a good cause this week.

  • More generous millionaires? It depends... Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 9:31 AM ET
    There's a strong connection between volunteerism and charitable giving. Wealthy donors who volunteered gave 73 percent more than those who didn't.

    Millionaires were more generous with their charitable giving last year. But their giving didn't grow as fast as their incomes, a new study found.

  • Larry Fink: Wall Street needs to help society Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 11:03 AM ET
    Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock Investments.

    Big name investors like Dan Loeb and David Einhorn helped raise $6 million to fight poverty at a charity event in New York City.

  • Langone: US greatest country on Earth     Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 7:03 AM ET

    Invemed Associates Chairman and President Ken Langone reflects on his success in business.

  • How charitable is your state?     Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank takes a look at new data which shines a light on which states are the most and least generous.

  • Are you donating too much to charity? Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:01 AM ET
    Salvation Army volunteers ring their bells as a donation is put into a kettle in Clifton, Va.

    The wealthy are giving a smaller portion of their income to charity, while lower-income Americans are giving more. Create a plan to maximize donations.

  • Mark Teixeira: Life after Jeter     Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    Discussing the transition for the Yankee's and Major League Baseball after Derek Jeter's retirement, with New York Yankees first baseman and Harlem RBI board member Mark Teixeira, and Major League Baseball Commissioner Elect Rob Manfred.

  • Mark Teixeira talks Harlem RBI & investments     Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET

    Discussing the success of Harlem RBI with young people, and keeping Major League Baseball healthy, with New York Yankees first baseman and Harlem RBI board member Mark Teixeira, and Major League Baseball Commissioner Elect Rob Manfred.

  • Harlem RBI combines sports & philanthropy     Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    David Blitzer, Blackstone head of tactical opportunities and Harlem RBI board member, explains the difference Harlem RBI is making for young people.

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