Chan Zuckerberg Gives College $12M For Low-Income Students To Get Jobs In Public ServiceThe Facebook founder and his wife gave Harvard $12.1 million to help up to 2,300 students who choose jobs in the public sector over the next 15 years.
JrCEOs Helps Los Angeles Youth Connect To Build OpportunityMarcus Rhule Moore missed a spontaneous opportunity to help three teens on a bus, but he turned his regret into JrCEOS, an organization that's helping other kids turn their lives around.
$25M Gift To Special Olympics Largest Private Donation In Organization's HistoryThe donation comes from the philanthropic foundation of Thomas Golisano, the founder and chairman of Paychex Inc. The Rochester, New York-based company is a payroll processor and human resources services provider.
Jermaine Jackson Enters The Bottled Water BusinessHe said his new product is all about giving back and philanthropy.
LA's Last Minute Mother's Day Shopping GuideIn case you didn't notice, Mother's Day is this Sunday. These are some great picks for your last-minute gift shopping.
Incoming LAUSD Superintendent Announces Philanthropic FoundationThe incoming superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District said Thursday he is forming a new foundation to attract philanthropic donations to help fund the ailing school district.
Lakers React To Their Worst Loss Of The Year
Charities Bail Out Cash-Strapped LA Charter SchoolsFormer mayor Richard Riordan and the Eli Broad foundation are among donors who have contributed millions to keep afloat the 15 inner-city campuses of ICEF Public Schools.
Study: Women Donate More To Charity Than MenThe Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University says women across nearly every income level gave significantly more to charity than men — nearly twice as much in some cases.