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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.
CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to actor John Slattery at Cantor Fitzgerald's Charity Day to reflect on 9/11.
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.
Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, discusses his campaign to raise $100 million in an effort to find a cure for blindness.
Harvard-educated investor Gerald Chan is giving $350 million to Harvard's School of Public Health, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
50 Cent nominated rival Floyd Mayweather to an Ice Bucket Challenge that didn't involve a bucket of ice water or the ALS Foundation.
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.
State Department lawyers banned American ambassadors and other officers from the Ice Bucket Challenge, which benefits Lou Gehrig's disease patients.
Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson completes his ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS.
Bain's investment will be used to accelerate TOMS' business program and support its philanthropic activities, a source said.
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan now says charitable deductions should be protected, and there should be no cap on deductions.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche accepts the ice bucket challenge to strike out ALS.
CNBC's Josh Lipton accepts the ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS.
The popularity of the "Ice Bucket Challenge" for ALS has changed the game for charities looking for funding, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Also, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.) shares his thoughts on charitable giving and taxes.
Business schools are reaching for real-life examples to teach old-school business practices in an effort to engage their students.
Jeff Bergstrand, University of Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business, discusses how schools are changing their curriculum to address the collection and analysis big data.
Sunil Gulati, Columbia University, and Jeff Bergstrand, University of Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business, discuss the impact of viral marketing on philanthropic organizations like ALS.
The ice bucket challenge has raised more than $22 million over the past three weeks, compared to $1.9 million during the same period last year. CNBC's Robert Frank discusses if this is a one-time gimmick or will change the business model of philanthropy.
The challenge is successful because it's combined something that's real, tactile and fun—with social media and digital reach.
Technology journalist Kara Swisher accepts Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's challenge to raise awareness for ALS.
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