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
A Needham woman who was leading a cross-country charity bike ride was struck and killed in Alabama Monday.
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.
UMass Boston students ran around in their underwear for a good cause Monday afternoon.
BOSTON (CBS) – Many Massachusetts residents are eager to assist in the international relief effort for Japan. But, Attorney General Martha Coakley is warning people to be careful when donating. The AG’s office says there […]
It seems like it is becoming a surefire way to raise money for charity: taking a dip in the freezing-cold ocean.
A third-grader from Townsend told his mother he didn’t need anything for his birthday, so they raised money for charity instead.
You see them at busy intersections, rattling cans and asking for money. Not homeless panhandlers, but people who say they’re collecting for charities….
The Salvation Army is cutting ties with the largest United Way chapter in Massachusetts, ending a decades-long affiliation between the two charitable organizations.
In part 3 Sir Richard Branson discusses some of his efforts in South Africa, such as, The Elders and the School of Entrepreneurship. As well as Virgin Unite which aims on getting Virgin employees to contribute to charities.