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Scott Lubofsky made an album to raise money for the homeless.

Cape Cod Boy Makes CD To Help Benefit The Homeless

A ten-year-old boy from Cape Cod has just recently released a CD with two tracks that he had produced with his dad. The money he raises from sales will go to charity.

01/24/2012

(Photo from Pine Street Inn website)

Christmas Week: Philanthropy- Do Good By Giving

This time of year, everyone wants your money.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/21/2011

Theo Epstein (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Theo Returns To New England For Charity

Some of the heaviest hitters in baseball management are going to bat for Vermont farms damaged by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/12/2011

A firefighter collects a donation in Andover.

Andover Firefighters And Police In Dispute Over ‘Boot’ Donations

Andover police say firefighters passing the boot in the middle of the street interferes with traffic and is unsafe.

09/30/2011

Republican presidential candidate, former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney speaks to people at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Report: Mitt Romney By Far The Richest Presidential Hopeful

New figures show Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s personal wealth – worth up to $250 million – survived the nation’s economic crisis.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/13/2011

Sean Devan

Man Runs All Night For Lawrence Charity

A man is running for 12 hours to benefit Lazarus House, a local ministry in Lawrence serving the poor.

07/29/2011

A man prepares to rappel off the roof of the Hyatt Regency Boston to raise money for the Special Olympics.

100 Go “Over The Edge” For Special Olympics

Dozens rappelled off the roof of the Hyatt Regency in Boston for charity.

07/22/2011

The clock from the steeple of The First Church of Monson lay in rubble Thursday, June 2, 2011 one day after a tornado swept through Monson. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

How Much Of The $$ Goes To Help Tornado Victims?

I see the latest “text $10 offer” to the Red Cross. In this case, it’s a very worthwhile relief fund for the Springfield area. My inquiry: What percent of this $10 goes directly to relief efforts to those affected? And how much goes to Red Cross administrative costs? I hear Red Cross isn’t an “efficient” charity. Can you clarify? – Richard, Watertown

WBZ-TV–06/09/2011

Cyclist Christina Genco was killed on a ride in Alabama (Credit: Bike & Build)

Needham Woman Killed In Alabama On Cross-Country Charity Bike Ride

A Needham woman who was leading a cross-country charity bike ride was struck and killed in Alabama Monday.

06/08/2011

Donations Piling Up At Growing Number Of Charity Websites

We hear a lot about dangers on the Internet, but there is also a lot of good going on, as more and more websites are starting up with the goal of using social media to help others.

05/23/2011

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