A new ranking of the most generous cities in online donations shows Seattle residents give the most money to charity, followed by three cities in the Washington, D.C., region.
Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards says her staff has taken a 2 percent pay cut to avoid anyone being furloughed as a result of government-wide spending cuts, and she’ll donate an equivalent part of her salary to charity.
A former employee of a nonprofit that served the intellectually disabled has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for stealing more than $166,000 from the organization and its clients.
More than 900 people plunged into the waters of Maryland’s Lake Habeeb at Rocky Gap State Park, all in the name of charity.
A quiet, low-profile Washington philanthropist has left a surprise bequest of $28 million to one of the oldest social service charities in the nation’s capital.
About 400 people plunged into the Potomac River in Williamsport on New Year’s Day.
More than 600 people took a dip into the frigid Atlantic Ocean for Ocean City’s 19th annual Penguin Swim.
Hundreds of people are chilling for charity in Williamsport.
Individuals in the United States donate more than anywhere else in the world.
Santa’s Elves are out in Baltimore County, and it’s all about helping others during the holidays.
Oftentimes a tragedy helps focus one’s desire to do works of charity.
If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.