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  • Garcetti taps 5 supporters to serve on L.A. library panel

    Garcetti taps 5 supporters to serve on L.A. library panel
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Friday named five people to the Board of Library Commissioners, all of them supporters of his bid for citywide office earlier this year. The volunteer panel, which oversees dozens of regional and branch libraries, will...
  • Officers of Southland veterans charity fined $2.5 million

    Officers of Southland veterans charity fined $2.5 million
    California Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris has announced a settlement with a charitable organization whose executive officers she sued for improperly diverting funds intended to support programs serving veterans and active-duty service members. The...
  • Corporations help boost record-setting $316-billion charity year

    Corporations help boost record-setting $316-billion charity year
    Corporate giving helped push charitable donations to a record $316.23 billion in 2012, according to the recently released annual report on philanthropy produced by Indiana University's Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. The report was produced for the...
  • Comic-Con 2013: We Can Be Heroes, CBLDF and the con’s charitable side

     
    The car has seven seats — each with an emblem representing a hero: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Green Lantern, […]...
  • Eli Broad discusses his $7 million gift to Los Angeles Opera

    Eli Broad discusses his $7 million gift to Los Angeles Opera
    Los Angeles Opera is going to be $7 million richer thanks to a new gift from billionaire Eli Broad and his wife, Edythe. The gift, being made through the couple's charitable organization, the Broad Foundation, represents the largest sum they have...
  • Arts and culture was fastest-growing philanthropic cause in 2012

    Arts and culture was fastest-growing philanthropic cause in 2012
    In terms of donations, arts and culture was Americans’ fastest-growing charitable cause in 2012, rising an estimated 7.8% to $14.44 billion, according to a leading annual research report on charitable giving. Donations to education rose second-...
  • Charities solicit donations to help Oklahoma tornado victims

    Charities solicit donations to help Oklahoma tornado victims
    As residents in the Oklahoma City area grappled with the aftermath of the massive tornado that wiped out homes and businesses in its 20-mile path of destruction, killing at least 24 people, relief organizations solicited donations to help. By and large,...
  • Camp Pendleton to open gates for rare classic car tour in June

    Camp Pendleton to open gates for rare classic car tour in June
    Classic car events with tours or rallies are nothing new. One touring the largest military base on the West Coast is. For the first time ever, Camp Pendleton will open its gates for auto enthusiasts to tour its 125,000-acre facility on June 21. The...
  • CVS customers say unauthorized prescription refills still occur

    CVS customers say unauthorized prescription refills still occur
    Barbara De Maria received calls from her local CVS store in Glendale recently saying that her son's prescription had been automatically refilled, as per his instructions. Problem was, De Maria's son had given no such instructions, and the prescription...
  • Hungry for a group to safely deliver leftover food to charities

    Hungry for a group to safely deliver leftover food to charities
    On a recent evening, students at Pomona College feasted on chicken pot pie, steamed veggies, biscuits and rice. And, as is often the case, there were plenty of leftovers in the dining hall, enough for about 100 extra meals. Those leftovers, however,...
  • 'With Charity for All' looks beyond the glossy appeals

     'With Charity for All' looks beyond the glossy appeals
    Americans just love feeling philanthropic. In any debate over cutting tax breaks in the income tax system, the deduction for charitable donations is always held sacred — even more than that other sacred cow, the mortgage deduction. It's a rare...