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10 largest gifts from individuals to healthcare organizations in 2016
Here are the top 10 gifts, pledges and bequests from individuals to hospitals or health organizations within the past year. The Chronicle of Philanthropy maintains a database of recent gifts of $1 million or more made by individuals to charitable institutions. Please note several gifts are of equal value, meaning […]
Connecticut foundation donates $25,000 for Thanksgiving food distribution in Zachary
On Wednesday, November 16th, hundreds of Baton Rouge area residents received a holiday meal distribution. The meals are part of the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank’s mobile food pantry Thanksgiving meal distribution project, which was funded through a $25,000 donation by the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Foundation, based in Connecticut.
Greater BR Food Bank in desperate need of donations as holidays approach
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) – Three months after the floodwaters receded, the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank has come a long way. However, even with their flooded warehouse cleaned up and back open full recovery is still a long way off. “We’re not even near where we need to be […]