Charitybuzz: Dates With Hollywood A-listers to Power Lunches With Fortune 500 CEOs

by Sangeeta Haindl

Have you heard of Charitybuzz? If not, well, you have been missing out, as it is the place to find extraordinary experiences and luxuries to benefit charities. Its unique online auctions bring together hundreds of the world's most acclaimed celebrities, luminaries and brands to give people an unforgettable experience, where you can feel good knowing that every winning bid supports a good cause.

Revolutionizing Bitcoin Philanthropy over the Holidays


Los Angeles, CA (Dec 4, 2013) - Bitcoin philanthropy picks up this holiday season as non-profits, foundations, and social enterprises embrace the digital currency.

There has been a great deal of speculation around the bitcoin market. Over the past month the currency quadrupled in value and passed the $1000 mark for the first time.

Vote for Good


Mary Kay Inc. is officially 50! We celebrated this milestone on September 13, 2013. Oh, let’s be honest, we’ve been celebrating all year! Well, now we’re teaming up with The Mary Kay Foundation to announce that we want to keep the celebration going.

New Jersey Micro-Lender Commemorates Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy with New Funding for Disaster Relief

The Intersect Fund Receives New Support From Capital One Bank
Press Release

October 30, 2013 /3BL Media/  - On the eve of the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, staff of The Intersect Fund were joined by Plainfield Mayor Sharon Robinson-Briggs and representatives of Capital One Bank to announce a grant of $50,000 for The Fund’s Disaster Relief Loan Program and an additional $400,000 in low-interest loans for Sandy relief and other lending.

Santander Will Contribute $100 Million To Support U.S. Colleges And Universities

Press Release

BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Santander Group Chairman Emilio Botin announced the Bank's commitment, through its Santander Universities Global Division, to contribute $100 million to U.S. universities during the next five years.

Sappi Fine Paper Announces Grant Recipients for the 14th Annual Ideas that Matter Program

Ideas that Matter is a highly respected grant program helping designers create projects for charitable causes
Press Release

BOSTON, September 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Sappi Fine Paper North America announced today the 11 grant recipients for its 14th annual Ideas that Matter program, the industry’s highly respected grant program aimed at helping designers create and implement print projects for charitable causes. Since 1999, Sappi's Ideas that Matter program has awarded over $12 million worldwide in grants to designers around the globe to support their work for nonprofit programs and organizations.

ACTrees Announces Community Groves Program To Grow Urban Orchards

With Over 90% of Americans Living in Urban Areas, Many Have Limited Access to Fresh, Healthful Food.
Press Release

Washington, DC, September 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Alliance for Community Trees (ACTrees) announces the launch of Community GrovesSM, a program to improve the health and livability of neighborhoods through planting, maintaining, and harvesting fruit and nut trees.

“Healthy trees make healthy communities, and local food sourcing is enhanced when fruit and nut trees are added to community gardens,” said Carrie Gallagher, Executive Director of ACTrees.

Landmines Are Still Out There


(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Shortly before her death in 1997, Princess Diana was filmed visiting minefields that were being cleared by the Halo Trust in Angola, drawing the world's attention to this deadly situation.

The "Winglet": A Robot Versus Legs


(3BL Media/Justmeans) The City of Tsukuba in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan and Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) have begun public sidewalk demonstration trials of the "Winglet," a TMC-developed personal transport assistance robot ridden in a standing position.


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