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Discussing Wall Street's efforts to raise money for organizations that provide for those in need, with Alan Schwartz, former Bear Stearns CEO.
Discussing the ninth annual International Corporate Philanthropy day, with Ellen Lambert, Merck foundation executive VP.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports, according to Politico, Mitt Romney's debate coach was dumped due to internal tensions; Micron Technology's CEO, Steve Appleton died when the experimental plane he was piloting crashed; New York's AG is suing three big banks for an using electronic mortgage registry to fake documents in foreclosure proceedings; and the Susan G. Komen Foundation has reversed its decision to cut funding of Planned Parenthood.
The details on the Boys and Girls Harbor charity conference, with William A. Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management.
Investing in entrepreneurs that serve philanthropic causes and critical needs, with Jacqueline Novogratz, The Acumen Fund CEO.
Howard Buffett, Warren's oldest son, was the subject of an in-depth profile on the CBS News program 60 Minutes over the weekend. He's shown as a hands-on Nebraska farmer who likes to harvest his own crops.
Last year, Americans made nearly $300B in charitable donations. Tech savvy philanthropists are making big moves in the non-profit world, with Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen, Standford lecturer and book author of "Giving 2.0."
More people gave money to charity in the United Kingdom in 2010/2011 than the year before, although the average donation fell by about 8 percent, or £1 ($1.5), with medical research topping the list of charitable causes, a new report published on Friday showed.
City Harvest is a non-profit organization in New York that's dedicated to feeding the city's hungry men, women and children, with Eric Ripert, Le Bernardin chief & co-owner.
Reflecting on Ted Forstmann's career and recent death, with James Lee, JPMorgan Chase vice-chairman.
Discussing how to invest in a fund for injured Army Rangers, with Jim Regan, Lead The Way Fund chairman &CEO, and Robert Hotarek, Lead the Way, president & CEO.
A look at Warren Buffett's fundraising efforts for President Obama and what, exactly, he's been buying lately, with John Reese, Validea CEO.
A question that is becoming more pertinent in these straightened economic times is whether it is possible to measure charitable initiatives the way businesses measure their profits.
The details on the concert, in partnership with Chase, where proceeds will be donated to the Robin Hood charity for homelessness, Gordon Smith, Chase Card Services CEO and David Saltzman, Robin Hood Foundation executive director, who also weigh in on those struggling in the current state of the economy.
Warren Buffett's estimated fortune dropped by $6 billion over the past year to $39 billion in the just-released Forbes 400 list of richest Americans. He's the only person in the top 20 to see his wealth drop. But he's also number one on the magazine's ranking of biggest charitable gifts made by members of the Forbes 400 club.
The buzz is building; the brand is hot, and the shoes are cheap. Discussing how to make philanthropy fashionable and profitable, with Blake Mycoskie, TOMS Shoes founder & chief shoe giver.
$1 million isn’t what it used to be, in part because a lot of people don’t know how far it can go, and the amount of time and effort that it would take to spend it.
When Warren Buffett says he and his "super-rich" friends should be paying more in taxes, a call he's made many times over the years, there's often this response from opponents of any tax increases: 'If you think you should be paying more in taxes, why don't you send a billion or two (or more) to Washington on your own?'
Warren Buffett has made his scheduled annual donation of Berkshire Hathaway stock to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. After six years, Buffett has donated a total of 132.4 million Berkshire Class B shares, worth $10.3 billion at today's closing price.
Ron Shaich, founder of Panera Bread discusses his company's strategy to reap profits despite rising commodity prices.