Donations

A thief steals a jar containing $900 in donations.

Thief Steals Donations For Taunton Veterans

A thief stole a jar full of donations from a local group that was raising money to put markers on the graves of 6,000 veterans.

02/07/2012

(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Political Donors Using Super PACs To Hide Identities?

Independent political groups backing top Republican candidates are taking advantage of federal rules that essentially let them shield the identities of their donors until after important primary elections this month.

01/07/2012

(credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Wishlists May Be Left Empty For Some Boston Foster Families

The Home For Little Wanderers says donations for kids over the age of 13 are down 33% compared to last year.

12/22/2011

(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

Christmas In The City says donations are way down this year.

Local Foundation Hoping Donations Help Save Holiday Party

A local foundation that makes rue that homeless children enjoy Christmas is worried it won’t be able to make as many dreams come true this year.

12/14/2011

Black Friday, Shopping

Business Headlines: Macy’s Late Night; Donations Down

We’re getting some mixed messages on how much people are willing to spend this holiday season.

12/14/2011

The youngest volunteer of the day, Mason Lemack-Bremen of Belmont, helps distribute turkeys at United Way’s Thanksgiving Project at Catholic Charities Greater Boston at Yawkey Center in Dorchester Saturday, November 19, 2011. (PHOTO PEI_Kristie Gillooly)

Volunteers Hand Out 5,000 Thanksgiving Dinners

Thousands of locals will have something to smile about thanks to an effort by the United Way.

11/19/2011

(Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Mass. Red Cross: Blood Donations Lowest Level In A Decade

Blood donations in May and June were at the lowest level the Red Cross has seen in more than a decade, but demand for blood products remained steady.

07/13/2011

Tornado damage in Southbridge.

Priest Blamed For Giving Donations For Tornado Victims To Others

Emergency management officials are shaking their heads after learning that many donations intended for tornado victims went to other charities.

07/07/2011

Tornado Aide Facebook Page

Volunteers Using Facebook To Help Mass. Tornado Victims

The people of central Massachusetts have no qualms about offering support after last week’s tornadoes, and it’s those grassroots efforts that are most impressive.

06/07/2011

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