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Study: People More Generous If They Have Less Time To Think About It

A new study in the journal Nature finds that people are in fact more generous, if they simply don’t dwell on it.

09/21/2012

The Bay State Vietnam Veterans charity is being sued by the AG.

Veterans’ Charity Sued For Allegedly Misleading Donors

Attorney General Martha Coakley says the charity, Bay State Vietnam Veterans, was lying to donors about where the money went.

08/16/2012

Lemonade Stand

One Last Thing: Kids Try To Get New Home For Family Of Fallen Soldier

Three kids are making a big difference for the family of a fallen soldier.

08/01/2012

(Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Menino: NStar Gives Money To Outage Victims

Boston Mayor Tom Menino says NStar’s charitable foundation has donated $10,000 to help low and fixed income people who lost food during a power outage last week.

03/19/2012

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

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