Charity

10:00am

Wed June 11, 2014
Arts District

New For 2014: It's A Blues Jam For A Cause

Greeley Blues Jam Organizers intend to donate net profits to flood relief in Weld County.
Courtesy Greeley Blues Jam

The Greeley Blues Jam has long had a dual cause: To party and to support local charities. Now in its 10th year, event organizers expect an eightfold increase in the money donated.

The party will still come naturally.

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5:00am

Fri October 25, 2013
Arts District

Cashing In On A Good Time For A Good Cause

Artists create work on Loveland sidewalks unrelated to the topic of domestic violence, even though the event Pastels on 5th raises money for increased awareness of prevention and support for victims.
Carrie Saldo Arts District

Whether it’s invitations to gala dinners or silent auctions, fundraising and arts and culture are as synonymous as actors and the stage. Recognizing the power of the form, some event organizers are leveraging the arts to net cash for their cause.

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1:29am

Fri October 25, 2013
Planet Money

What Happens When You Just Give Money To Poor People?

Originally published on Fri October 25, 2013 8:34 am

Bernard Omondi got $1,000 from GiveDirectly.
Jacob Goldstein NPR

8:28am

Fri September 13, 2013
Shots - Health News

Majority Of Millennial Kids In U.S. Generous To Charities

Originally published on Fri September 13, 2013 9:26 am

Jackson Merrick, a sixth-grader from McLean, Va., says he donates half of his allowance to charity.
Morgan Walker NPR

Millennials might be known to their elders for texts and tattoos, but they're also a pretty giving bunch.

Nearly 9 in 10 millennial kids in the U.S. gave to a charity at least once during two years the researchers asked about, the United Nations Foundation said Thursday. More than half of the kids gave in both years.

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1:24am

Fri August 23, 2013

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