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  • CG CEO's patriotic philanthropy Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 8:58 AM ET
    CG CEO's patriotic philanthropy

    David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group co-CEO, discusses how "Patriot Givings" is preserving history one landmark at a time.

  • Are the 1% really just like the rest of us? Saturday, 28 Feb 2015 | 12:53 PM ET
    Wealth 1 percent income divide

    A wealth management CEO told CNBC that the rich are more than just the sum of their lavish homes, luxury vehicles and large bank accounts.

  • How generous are we, really? Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 10:39 AM ET

    Growing confidence in the global economic recovery is helping to boost charitable donations, according to the latest study.

  • Hillary in 2016? Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 8:10 AM ET
    Hillary in 2016?

    Discussing foreign contributions to the Clinton Foundation, with Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative co-founder, and Steve Rattner, Willett Advisors chairman.

  • $20 million gift to St. Jude Children's Hospital Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 7:52 AM ET
    $20 million gift to St. Jude Children's Hospital

    Eric Trump of The Trump Organization discusses his decision to give $20 million to St. Jude Children's Hospital to open a state of the art surgery and ICU facility.

  • Princeton receives largest donation in its history Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 1:57 PM ET
    In a 2002 file photo, William H. Scheide opens one of the first four editions of the Bible ever printed, which he has loaned to the Scheide Library at the Firestone Library at Princeton University in Princeton, N.J.

    Princeton University received nearly $300 million worth of rare books and manuscripts, marking the largest donation in the school's history.

  • Homeless kids count. Count them correctly Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 4:46 PM ET
    Vigil in Times Square before the Covenant House's Sleep Out to benefit homeless youth in November 2014.

    It's time to pass legislation that counts homeless kids correctly so they can get the help they need, says Covenant House President Kevin Ryan.

  • Can an app fix America's $165B food waste problem? Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 12:28 PM ET
    Richard and Roger Gordon are hoping their business, Food Cowboy, can help eliminate some of the billions of dollars of food that is wasted each year.

    Food Cowboy is a start-up looking to redirect the fate of rejected food, not only to end hunger but to save distributors and restaurants money.

  • Here's how a janitor amassed an $8M fortune Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 6:44 PM ET
    In this December 2011 photo, Connie Howe pours coffee for Ronald Read, left, and Dave Smith during the Charlie Slate Memorial Christmas breakfast at the American Legion in Brattleboro, Vt.

    A Vermont gas station attendant and janitor, invested in recognizable names when he amassed an $8 million fortune, his attorney said.

  • For sale: Warren Buffett's autographed Cadillac Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 5:59 PM ET
    Warren Buffett's Cadillac

    Warren Buffett's personal 2006 Cadillac DTS is up for auction, and the proceeds are going to a good cause.

  • Does philanthropy signal froth in Silicon Valley? Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 11:54 AM ET
    Most charitable of 2013

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the top tech donors in 2013. There was a huge amount of giving by the under-40 tech crowd.

  • Who gave away the most money in 2014? Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 10:38 AM ET
    Bill Gates, founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

    America's 50 top givers in 2014 donated $9.8 billion to charity, up 27.5 percent from the top 50 gifts in 2013, according to a new report.

  • Jackpot: Detroit's 'walking man' to get $350K Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 10:26 AM ET
    Detroit resident James Robertson reacts next to the 2015 red Ford Taurus sedan he was surprised with as a free gift at the Suburban Ford dealership in Sterling Heights, Mich., February 6, 2015.

    The good news keep coming for James Robertson, better known as Detroit's "Walking Man," according to the Detroit Free Press.

  • Ice Bucket Challenge: 6 months later Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 8:26 AM ET
    CNBC's Scott Wapner, Becky Quick and Jim Cramer take the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of ALS research.

    The Ice Bucket Challenge raised $115 million for the ALS Association last summer. A look at how those donations were used.

  • 'Ice bucket' payoff: $115 million Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 7:53 AM ET
    Ice bucket's $115 million challenge

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell takes a look at where the money raised by the ALS charity campaign is going.

  • Where'd the $115 million for ALS go? Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 2:41 PM ET
    Where'd the $115 million for ALS go?

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports where the money raised in the ALS ice bucket challenge went.

  • Zuckerbergs just donated $75M to this institution Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 9:38 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife just donated $75 million to this institution.

  • Global solutions need input from women: Sandberg Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 1:28 PM ET
    Sheryl Sandberg and Melinda Gates at 2015 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    Sheryl Sandberg and Melinda Gates touched on topics from disease and poverty to technology in a wide-ranging interview on Friday.

  • Charities... changing the world, delivering returns Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:13 AM ET
    Charities... changing the world, delivering returns

    Judith Rodin, Rockefeller Foundation, and Sue Desmond-Hellman, The Gates Foundation CEO, discuss the benefits of investing in philanthropy, including social impact bonds.

  • Healing the world through philanthropy Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:08 AM ET
    Healing the world through philanthropy

    Judith Rodin, Rockefeller Foundation, and Sue Desmond-Hellman, The Gates Foundation CEO, discuss the importance of developing partnerships between private and public companies to provide vaccines and health care for the world's poor.

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