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  • 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.

  • Charity begins here: Top 10 states for giving Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    New York and California may be the richest states, but when it comes to charity, they're not even among the top 25. A look at who tops the list, and why.

  • GoPro lockup loophole  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 12:16 PM ET

    Yahoo! Finance senior columnist Michael Santoli, discusses news GoPro founders broke the lockup restriction by gifting 5.8 million shares from their personal stake in the company to their foundation.

  • Jack Ma: We don't need 'secret government support' Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. at the 2014 CGI annual meeting in New York.

    Jack Ma struck a populist tone at the Clinton Global Initiative on Tuesday, saying Alibaba will continue to focus on small and mid-sized partners.

  • Rockefellers will divest charity from fossil fuels Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 5:39 AM ET
    From left: Stephen Heintz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Valerie Rockefeller Wayne, the chair of the fund, and Steven Rockefeller, a son of Nelson Rockefeller and a trustee of the fund, in New York, Sept. 16, 2014. The family whose legendary wealth flowed from Standard Oil is planning to announce on Monday that its $860 million philanthropic organization, is joining the divestment movement that began on college campuses.

    The family of John D. Rockefeller plans to rid the $860 million Rockefeller Brothers Fund of investments in companies trading in nonrenewable energy.

  • Hedge funder offers $1 million to cure...aging? Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:19 AM ET

    A hedge fund manager is the latest to embark on one of the most ancient of human quests: immortality.

  • Idina Menzel at Cantor Charity Day  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to Tony-award winning Idina Menzel, about raising money for Fred Gabler Helping Hand Camp Fund, Inc., to help commemorate the lives lost in the September 11, 2001, terror attack.

  • John Slattery helps Cantor Charity Day  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to actor John Slattery at Cantor Fitzgerald's Charity Day to reflect on 9/11.

  • Henrik Lundqvist commemorates 9/11  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers, about his charity and efforts to help Cantor Fitzgerald commemorate the World Trade Center attacks.

  • Fight to cure blindness  Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 7:50 AM ET

    Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, discusses his campaign to raise $100 million in an effort to find a cure for blindness.

  • Harvard's largest donation  Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    Harvard-educated investor Gerald Chan is giving $350 million to Harvard's School of Public Health, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • 50 Cent puts frosty spin on Ice Bucket Challenge Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 12:42 PM ET
    Rapper Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson with boxer Floyd Mayweather.

    50 Cent nominated rival Floyd Mayweather to an Ice Bucket Challenge that didn't involve a bucket of ice water or the ALS Foundation.

  • ALS ice bucket challenges: From Elon Musk to Dr. Dre  Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    A look at this week's ice bucket challenges to raise awareness and donations for the ALS Association. Watch Rod Stewart and Rudy Gay dump Vivek Ranadivé, Chris Mullin, and Sunil Gulati.

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