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Philanthropy

The practice of a wealthy individual or corporation giving money to charity or other programs designed to help others. The term is most applicable when the individual or corporation starts his/her/its own programs. For example, Bill Gates established the Gates Foundation to perform a variety of philanthropic activities such as agricultural development and the establishment of libraries.
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The NAB Foundation and three other philanthropic organisations have provided the financial guarantee for investors funding the third iteration of the program.
It forms part of the broader global #TwitterForGood campaign, with the philanthropic mission to harness the positive power of Twitter to bring communities together.
I doubt many Kenyans can be said to be philanthropic, able to promote the welfare of others, and public-spirited.
The Philanthropic Foundation's many projects include running two holiday homes offering short breaks for Teesside's most disadvantaged families, creating numerous apprenticeships for young people, and its FAST Fund providing small grants to local sportspeople who lack only the finances to reach the top.
Waukee, Iowa-based insurance services firm, Holmes Murphy, has created the Holmes Murphy Foundation for its philanthropic and charitable-giving initiatives.
'The event is to bring together all the Honorary Sigmites and women conferred with the special Sigma Award of 'Women of Distinction' for fraternal interaction, and for greater repositioning of the Club in its philanthropic, social and intellectual gestures,' he added.
According to the study by the intergovernmental organisation based in Paris, corporate donations constitute a large volume of philanthropic activity in the country, and have increased from USD 4.5 million to USD 56.4 million over the last 15 years.
islamabad -- Philanthropic organisations have a significant role in filling socio-economic gaps in the society and philanthropists need to come forward to serve education, especially higher education, and health sectors, speakers said on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD -- Former Governor, State Bank of Pakistan, Dr Ishrat Hussain, on Tuesday said that philanthropic organisations providing the basic facilities of life to the deprived people of the society.
Lahore -- The Jamaat Ud Dawa on Wednesday challenged the Pakistan government's ban on its philanthropic activities at Lahore High Court (LHC).
LAHORE:The Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) on the day challenged the Pakistan government's ban on its philanthropic activities at Lahore High Court (LHC).The petitioner, JuD chief Hafiz Saeed through his council A.
employees, make increased small business and mortgage lending commitments, add 4,000 jobs throughout the country and increase philanthropic investments.