Charity


Apple Pay Can Now Be Used for Donations

Apple Pay Can Now Be Used for Donations

Apple has announced that they will work with nonprofits, allowing them to take donations using Apple Pay. This will include App...

Nov 14 2016, 4:56pm CST

Zuckerberg Gives Away $95 mn Facebook Shares in Charity

Zuckerberg Gives Away $95 mn Facebook Shares in Charity

In the first gesture to fulfill his pledge that he and his wife made last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold $95 milli...

Aug 20 2016, 1:24am CDT

Amber Heard Donates All $7 Million of Divorce Settlement to Charity

Amber Heard Donates All $7 Million of Divorce Settlement to Charity

Amber Heard makes her point against domestic violence by donating every penny from her divorce settlement to charities....

Aug 19 2016, 9:55am CDT

Luxury brands

When Retailers of Luxury Items Partner With a Charity, Sales Jump Through the Roof

Researchers just found out that purchasers of high luxury items often feel guilty about their purchases, but feel less guilty i...

Dec 14 2015, 8:43am CST

Apple Black Friday 2015 Sale Featuring Charity Again?

Apple Black Friday 2015 Sale Featuring Charity Again?

Last year the Apple Store hosted a huge charity promotion to fight AIDS during the Apple Black Friday Sale. Is Apple repeating...

Nov 19 2015, 3:26pm CST

Beyonce, Jay Z, Nick Jonas, Nicki Minaj Perform at Tidal Charity Concert

Beyonce, Jay Z, Nick Jonas, Nicki Minaj Perform at Tidal Charity Concert

According to Tidal, the tickets of the benefit concert in Brooklyn had sold out within minutes after going online....

Oct 22 2015, 5:51am CDT

Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Donate $32 Billion to Charity

Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Donate $32 Billion to Charity

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal announced to donate his huge personal fortune to charity. He got inspired by Bill Gates....

Jul 2 2015, 5:42am CDT

Tim Cook to Donate all of his Wealth to Charity after Death

Tim Cook to Donate all of his Wealth to Charity after Death

After the legendary Steve Jobs, Tim Cook has led the company to even greater heights....

Mar 27 2015, 6:33am CDT

Mitt Romney Will Fight Evander Holyfield For Charity

Mitt Romney Will Fight Evander Holyfield For Charity

Former Massachussetts governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney will fight former world heavyweight champion Evander Holy...

Mar 17 2015, 6:16pm CDT

Donate  with a click through Viewers to Volunteer charity program

Donate with a click through Viewers to Volunteer charity program

CBS's Viewers to Volunteers is a partnership with EcoMedia and Toyota that seeks find and highlight foundational charities...

Mar 15 2015, 5:44pm CDT

Apple Expanding Charity Program Under Tim Cook

Apple Expanding Charity Program Under Tim Cook

$50 million has been donated so far and more is on the way...

Oct 4 2014, 12:21am CDT

Dragon Con 2014: Charity breaks convention records.

Dragon Con 2014: Charity breaks convention records

Every year, Dragon Con raises money for local Atlanta organizations and charities as well as attendees donating blood. This yea...

Sep 7 2014, 6:46pm CDT

Is Beyonce and Gwyneth Paltrow's Friendship Over Because of Charity Work

Is Beyonce and Gwyneth Paltrow's Friendship Over Because of Charity Work

The two have not been as close since split...

Jun 13 2014, 2:00pm CDT

GM to auction first 2015 Corvette Z06 for charity

GM to auction first 2015 Corvette Z06 for charity

Last corvette GM aucitoned for charity brought $1 million...

Mar 11 2014, 1:59pm CDT

Bitcoin Charity: Its Biggest-Ever Donation Was Stolen Money

Bitcoin Charity: Its Biggest-Ever Donation Was Stolen Money

The head of a Bitcoin charity has admitted accepting a large anonymous donation even though he strongly suspected it was stolen...

Feb 4 2014, 5:02am CST

Amazon: Still A Charity For Consumers Funded By Investors?

Roughly a year ago, after Amazon came out with its 2012 earnings report, Slate columnist Matthew Yglesias called Amazon&nb...

Jan 30 2014, 11:34pm CST

Charity Begins At 50? Codswallop!

Charity Begins At 50? Codswallop!

Before he died this past December, hedge fund manager and philanthropist Robert W. Wilson had done many notable things. In the...

Jan 14 2014, 10:06am CST

TigerDirect Prepares for the 16th Annual Build Your Own PC Race for Charity Event during the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show

TigerDirect Prepares for the 16th Annual Build Your Own PC Race for Charity Event during the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show

The TigerDirect brand, in partnership with the title sponsor of CES 2014 Lenovo, is going to gear up for its 16th Annual “Build...

Jan 6 2014, 9:00am CST

5 Tips To Help You Raise More Money For Your Favorite Charity In 2014

5 Tips To Help You Raise More Money For Your Favorite Charity In 2014

By Mike Ambassador Bruny and Dorie Clark It’s great to write a check to your favorite charity. But – as in business – it’s even...

Jan 2 2014, 2:01pm CST

If Facebook's Zuckerberg Was A Sports Fan What Would He Do With His Billions in Charity?

If Facebook's Zuckerberg Was A Sports Fan What Would He Do With His Billions in Charity?

I am not the one to tell someone how to spend their money. But if it is acceptable to dream about winning the lotto, it’s still...

Dec 21 2013, 2:56pm CST

$27 Million Ferrari Sold for Charity

$27 Million Ferrari Sold for Charity

A 1967 Ferrari convertible model was sold at RM Auctions for record price of $27.5 million in Monterey, California on Saturday,...

Aug 20 2013, 7:54am CDT

AMD Acquires @AMD Due to Entrepreneur’s Charity Exchange

AMD Acquires @AMD Due to Entrepreneur’s Charity Exchange

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), a semiconductor company has taken over the Twitter site known by the epithet @AMD which stands fo...

Jun 12 2013, 11:14am CDT

Tim Cook Coffee Charity Auction closed at $610,000

Tim Cook Coffee Charity Auction closed at $610,000

Tim Cook offered to have coffee with him at Apple HQ in a charity auction and this man is rather popular. The auction closed a...

May 15 2013, 3:36am CDT

Black Friday Shopping for Charity is Cool

Black Friday Shopping for Charity is Cool

Here is a great story of a group of people that got together to shop Black Friday for charity. They turned $2,000 hard cash int...

Nov 17 2012, 2:01pm CST

Unique PS3 Laptop up for Charity Auction

Unique PS3 Laptop up for Charity Auction

The Ben Heck PS3 Laptop gaming console modding master piece is available in a Charity Auction organized by Engadget. Ben Heck...

Apr 18 2008, 10:23pm CDT

Turtle Beach Custom Ear Force HPA2 Headphones for Charity

Turtle Beach Custom Ear Force HPA2 Headphones for Charity

I’ve had my hands on the Turtle Beach Ear Force HPS2 surround sound headphones before and they are one of the best sets of gami...

Nov 8 2007, 10:55am CST