Monday, 21 May 2018
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A community unites to try to save teacher from deportation

Added: 07.02.2018 2:09 | 23 views | 0 comments

College chemistry teacher Syed Ahmed Jamal was in his front yard in Lawrence, Kansas, getting ready to take two of his three kids to school when he was handcuffed and taken into custody by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, but his family and community have started petitions, fundraising and a letter-writing campaign, and they aren't giving up hope that he will be granted a stay of deportation.


Men-only black-tie dinner scandal: Charity to disband

Added: 24.01.2018 19:00 | 18 views | 0 comments

The organization behind a men-only British fundraising event at which female waiting staff were alleged to have been sexually harassed and degraded, has announced that it is disbanding.


Trump's bogus Clinton allegations assault rule of law

Added: 05.11.2017 15:00 | 30 views | 0 comments

In recent weeks, President Trump and his allies have been desperately seeking to divert attention away from the Russia/Trump investigation by ginning up an alternative review of a Democratic scandal. The latest effort came in response to reports that Hillary Clinton had gained control over the Democratic National Committee during the primaries by entering into a joint fundraising agreement with it.

Allocation of discretionary funds and new recommendation for donors

Added: 04.04.2017 1:07 | 206 views | 0 comments

Since we released our in November, we have received about $4.9 million in funding for making grants at our discretion. We noted at the time that we would use these funds to fill the next highest priority among our top charities. We have now reassessed the funding gaps for our top charities and plan to allocate $4.4 million to the (AMF) and $0.5 million of the funding we received for granting to the .
Our updated recommendation for donors
We have also updated our bottom line recommendation for donors seeking to follow our recommended allocation. We now recommend that donors give 100% of their donation to AMF, which will continue to have a pressing need for funding after the grant from GiveWell's discretionary funds and after accounting for expected fundraising.
This is an update on the recommendation we made in November 2016 of giving 75% to AMF and 25% to the (SCI). We will update this recommendation again in November, and may do so sooner if we have new information that affects where we think additional donations would have the greatest impact.
We continue to recommend all seven of our current recommended charities as top charities and think all offer outstanding opportunities for donors to accomplish significant good with their donations. We have not completed any updates on our , and that list remains the same.



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