Mariano Rivera Foundation Hosting Event to Raise Money for Hurricane Maria EffortsMLB’s most notable closer and renowned philanthropist - Mariano Rivera - is hosting a three-day golf classic weekend March 10 – 12, 2018 in Tampa benefiting The Mariano Rivera Foundation.
These 3 People are Sexy for a Good CauseFrom raising money for children's charities to boosting the confidence of women, these people are channeling their sex appeal for a bigger, better reason.
Millennials Give More Generously To Charity, Study SaysResearchers from the British government's Charity Commission found that 18 to 24-year-olds made an average donation of nearly $42 during the Christmas season.
Facebook CEO, Now A Father, Will Give Away Most of His MoneyTalk about birth announcements: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife say they'll devote nearly all their wealth - roughly $45 billion - to solving the world's problems in celebration of their new baby daughter, Max. Zuckerberg's wife, Priscilla Chan, gave birth to a 7-pound, 8-ounce daughter last week. But the couple didn't put out the news until Tuesday, when Zuckerberg posted it on Facebook, of course.
Deaf Man Cycling For Cause Injured In Fla. Crash A deaf man's 175-day bicycle journey to raise awareness about cochlear implants almost ended after a hit-and-run crash on his way to Miami.
Florida Charity Hosts Birthday Bash For 1,200 Homeless South Florida officials are expecting more than 1,200 homeless people to attend a big birthday bash.
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Event: Walgreen's "Be The Match" Firetruck Pull Saturday May 18
Event: Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band concert May 10 in Tampa
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Fla. Charity Figures Pumped $1M To Politicians The key players behind a purported veterans charity accused of setting up illegal gambling rooms pumped more than $1 million into the campaign accounts of politicians who had the power to regulate or put them out of business.
57 Charged In Florida Gambling Scandal Florida's lieutenant governor resigned and nearly 60 other people were charged in a widening scandal of a purported veterans charity that authorities said Wednesday was $300 million front for illegal gambling.