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50-year holiday car caravan for people with disabilities, cerebral palsy held in McCook

12 hours ago   |   ABC

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago members and their families drove through McCook spreading holiday cheer.
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The jailed founder of The Silk Road dark web marketplace is minting NFTs for charity - and a DAO has been formed to buy them and protest his imprisonment

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In May 2015, Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht was sentenced to life in US federal prison. Screenshot Ross Ulbricht, who is serving a life sentence for running the Silk Road...
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911 call released in UNLV student's collapse after boxing match

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

A recording of a 911 call offers a snapshot into the frantic moments after UNLV student Nathan Valencia collapsed following a bout in a fraternity-sponsored charity boxing...
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Holiday Heroes returns to Oracle Park to benefit at-risk kids

1 day ago   |   ABC

One of the Bay Area's favorite holiday parties that serves as a fundraiser to support at-risk kids is back in person! Holiday Heroes, held by the Wender-Weis Foundation for...
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Carl Nassib, NFL Players to Support Charities with 'My Cause, My Cleats' Campaign

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Ahead of this weekend's slate of NFL games for Week 13, several teams and players showed off the cleats they will be wearing as parts of the "My Cause, My...
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Woman loses 123 pounds after taking up running during lockdown

Woman loses 123 pounds after taking up running during lockdown

1 day ago   |   New York Post

According to SWNS, one of Higginbottom's biggest motivators to start her weight loss journey was participating in a charity 5K run with her family, where she realized how unfit...
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Olympic diver and knitter Tom Daley launches his own online knitting shop

Olympic diver and knitter Tom Daley launches his own online knitting shop

1 day ago   |   NPR

The British diving star was often seen knitting at the Tokyo Olympics, where he won a gold medal. He sold doggie jumpers for charity; now the purler's going pro with a shop...
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What has 687,000 lights and raises $500k for charity?

1 day ago   |   Times Union

A family's world-record Christmas decorating has become a fundraising vehicle and high-tech wonder called the ERDAJT Holiday Lights Display that locals flock to view by the...
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Disney inspires hope with $25,000 gift to Toys for Tots Houston

1 day ago   |   ABC

As part of a $500,000 donation to Toys for Tots, Disney is bringing joy and comfort to families and children in need right here in Houston this holiday season.
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The best apps for runners that help you plot routes, track runs, and adjust music to your pace

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Oscar Wong/Getty Images Running is a relatively straight-forward sport, but apps like these can help take you to the next level. These can do everything from route-planning and...
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