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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled Tuesday a charitable initiative to give away most of his company stake.
Science reveals kindness is indeed contagious, but there is a generational divide between donating time or money, according an NBC News poll.
These charities have the highest ratings because of the number of people they help worldwide, while maintaining stellar financial standards.
Bill Gates announces a multi-billion dollar private sector coalition to fight climate change.
Russia has banned a charity founded by hedge fund billionaire George Soros, saying it posed a threat to state security and the Russian constitution.
Manhattan caterer Great Performances and The Salvation Army set out to feed New York's needy this Thanksgiving.
One word cost Mark Cuban $30,000 during a celebrity "League of Legends" match at the Intel Extreme Masters in San Jose on Saturday.
Ron Bruder, Education for Employment founder and Chair, discusses one strategy to potentially fixing the problem of terrorism by providing economic opportunity in the Middle East, something he's been doing for nine years.
The Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation and an associated charity refiled tax returns for six years with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.
Blake Mycoski, TOMS founder, discusses the company's strategy to become a lifestyle brand , and talks about his plan to invest in new companies with a social purpose.
Singer Elton John says he wants "to put his foot in the water" to change the situation of LGBT people in Russia.
Elton John and his husband, David Furnish, say Britain could use its influence among Commonwealth countries to push for better treatment of the LGBT community.
Singer Elton John says his foundation's partnership with the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) to increase access to medication for HIV and AIDS patients makes "complete sense."
Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, plan to open a school with free health care, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Winter is always hard for the homeless. But some of the luckier of Britain’s less fortunate have been given refuge this winter… in a stock exchange.
Super Bowl Champion Joe Namath, shares how he got involved in raising money for those struggling with hunger.
The best-known philanthropists may herald from the U.S., but many European nations send far more aid overseas in proportion to the size of their economies.
John Najarian, Option Monster co-founder, discusses the charity day at IEX with the Wings Over Wall Street fundraiser which benefits research for ALS.
George Soros has come under fire in his native Hungary, where politicians have accused him of supporting illegal migration.
Cards Against Humanity’s expansion “Science Pack” has raised over $570,000 for The Science Ambassador Scholarship, a scholarship for women scientists.
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