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Georgetown Gets $10M Gift For Social Innovation

Georgetown University has received a $10 million gift for a new center aimed at fostering innovation among students who want to build skills and organizations to solve society’s problems.

02/10/2014

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Educators Protest $1M Koch Gift To Catholic University

Some Catholic educators are protesting Catholic University of America’s recent acceptance of a $1 million donation from the Charles Koch Foundation, which is affiliated with the libertarian Koch brothers.

12/16/2013

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Alumna Gifts Loyola University Md. $1.75M To Create Peace & Justice Program

Loyola University Maryland is receiving a $1.75 million gift to form a new program in peace and justice studies.

09/19/2013

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Girl, 10, Who Lost Friend To Cancer Donates Gifts To Hopkins Children’s Center

She’s only 10 years old but what she’s doing to help sick children in Baltimore is amazing.

04/12/2013

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Washington’s Presidential Library Gets $10M Gift

Philanthropist David Rubenstein is giving $10 million to George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate in northern Virginia to build a library for the president’s books and papers.

02/24/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Worst Valentine’s Day Gift?

Which is the worst Valentine’s Day gift you’ve ever received? Take a look at our list and choose your favorite!

02/05/2013

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Gift Guide For Wine Enthusiasts

The holidays are a good time for wine enthusiasts. You can never get enough corkscrews, there’s that book you’ve always wanted, and you can only hope someone will buy you an expensive bottle of wine you wouldn’t buy yourself.

12/19/2012

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Navigate Tricky Gift Return Policies After The Holidays

The holiday season has arrived and with it the efforts to find the perfect gifts for loved ones. As the hunt for gifts gets going, so does the dread of returning the thoughtful presents that are just not the right fit. Follow these tips to get through the season of returns.

11/20/2012

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Smithsonian Launches Marine Effort With $10M Gift

The Smithsonian is launching a new initiative to study coastal waters and create the first global network monitoring climate change and human impacts on ocean life with a $10 million gift.

10/25/2012

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Smithsonian Gets $35M For New Dinosaur Hall

An energy businessman is donating a record $35 million to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History to build a new dinosaur hall on the National Mall, the museum complex announced Thursday.

05/03/2012

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Seafarers’ Center Donates Gifts To Cargo Crew Members Away For The Holidays

Supporting the men and women of the sea is the mission of the Baltimore International Seafarers’ Center.

12/19/2011

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National Zoo Announces $4.5 Million Panda Gift

The National Zoo has announced a $4.5 million gift to fund its giant panda reproduction program for five more years.

12/19/2011

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