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News Briefing: Charities Vie for Prizes in Online Giving Experiment

By Kate Golden on January 31, 2008No Comment
  • An experimental online fundraising contest sponsored by the Case Foundation seeks to demonstrate the power of grass-roots philanthropy.  [New York Times]
  • The National Science Foundation announces a $50 million grant to a collaboration of botanists and computer scientists led by the University of Arizona.  [Associated Press]
  • The federal investigation into the smuggling of looted antiquities has expanded to include artifacts allegedly stolen from Central America.   [New York Times]
  • The W.K. Kellogg Foundation announces a $3 million grant to the Martin Luther King Memorial.  [Washington Post]
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