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Michael Milken, chairman of The Milken Institute, says the growing population in Sub-Saharan Africa will be the "next major change in the world over the next few decades."
Stephanie Arrowsmith, manager of Global Partnerships at StartSomeGood.com, discusses how crowdfunding can be used to spearhead social change.
Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Shawn Matthews discusses the great success of his firm's charity day, and what the day means to him personally.
New York Giants Receiver Victor Cruz is at Cantor Fitzgerald's 9/11 charity day in honor of The Victor Cruz Foundation, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.
Dale Pfeifer, CEO and founder of GoodWorld, explains how the start-up is simplifying the process of donating to charities.
Some firefighters battling flames in the West will receive water courtesy of Anheuser-Busch, according to NBC News.
No one was injured when another sinkhole opened up in Florida, and scientists at Johns Hopkins are claiming a major breakthrough in ALS research, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
Professional golfer Ernie Els discusses winning the Payne Stewart Award, The Els for Autism Foundation and the business of golf.
Paul Smith's College in upstate New York is wrestling with a donation from Joan Weill with strings attached. The New York Times reports.
United Way President and CEO Brian Gallagher, explains his company's service in solving community issues, and his view on minimum wage.
Comedian Jon Stewart took to “The Daily Show’s” desk for the last time, yet he didn’t leave without giving one charity a gift they’d never forget.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on a new service reinventing philanthropy.
A new study reveals wealthy Americans might be a bit delusional when it comes to sizing the wealth of others, reports NBC News.
Billionaire John Paulson has pledged to donate $8.5 million to Success Academy Charter Schools for schools in NYC.
An estimated 27 percent of US public high schools will not have any sports by the year 2020 if current trends continue, reports one group.
Prince William has a new job, but he isn't in it for the money. The prince plans to donate his salary to charity.
Hedge fund billionaire George Soros's charitable foundation may be kicked out of Russia, as Moscow considers banning foreign NGOs that promote democracy.
Phil Knight and OHSU have raised $1 billion for the detection of lethal cancers in their early stages.
A British billionaire wants to build a multilevel skatepark to address the issue of "brain drain."
These individuals won the Skoll Award for social entrepreneurship. Their goal: to improve the plight of the poor in the developing world.