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Wounded Warrior Project Board Chair on Getting Past Scandal

NATIONAL | Mar 18
A CBS News investigation in January reported on dozens of former employees who described lavish spending on conferences, meetings and parties.

Lax Oversight Could Lead to Crowdfunding Fraud

FINANCE | Mar 4
The people who should get the money don't always wind up with the funds they deserve.

UN Panel: Too Often Only Half of Aid Money Gets to the Needy

FINANCE | By Edith M. Lederer | Feb 7
Too often only half of the money from donors is getting to the millions of people devastated by conflicts and natural disasters who desperately need humanitarian aid, the co-chair of a U.N.-appointed panel said Wednesday.

Skivvy Fun Runs: Stripping Down and Stepping Up for Good Causes

CULTURE | By Andy Smith | Dec 24
In San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Atlanta, Toronto, Tampa and other cities across North America, December is heating up with a growing series of short, sexy fundraising runs featuring men in Speedos.

A Game Plan: More Hunters Donating Meat to the Hungry

FINANCE | By Patrick Whittle | Nov 26
It's a cool fall morning outside a red brick warehouse in Maine's largest city, and Don Morrison is facing a tall order. It's time to turn 40 pounds of moose and deer meat into enough shepherd's pie to feed 200 people by sundown.

10th Annual Macy's Shop for a Cause

CORPORATE | By Mike Halterman | Aug 23
On Saturday, August 29, Macy's department stores nationwide will be participating in the tenth annual Shop for a Cause event, which allows shoppers to donate to their favorite non-profit organizations and charities.

Women Show Brawn and Raise Funds at La Sharienne Dakhia

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 19
From February 24-27, women will show off their independence while raising funds for a good cause in La Sharienne Dakhia, an all-women race between the desert and ocean to help charities in the south of Morocco.

20th Annual Cycle for the Cause Raises Nearly $800,000

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 23
Cycle for the Cause: The Northeast AIDS Ride was held from September 19-21, with riders starting in Boston and pedaling roughly 275 miles to New York City. The event raised $782,849 for Center programs.

Get 'Drenched' at The Life Group LA Fundraiser

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 10
As summer turns into fall, The Life Group LA invites you to get "Drenched" one last time at their September 13 first-ever drag water polo game to benefit people living with HIV/AIDS. The event is hosted by DJ eur-O-steve and Stan Smith.

Ice Bucket Challenge Becomes Nationwide Viral Sensation

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Aug 30
For those of you who are living under rocks, both normal people and celebrities, far and wide, have been participating in the "ice bucket challenge."

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