Woman’s Club Seeks Donations to Continue Good Deeds This Holiday Season
BOONTON — The Greater Federation of Women’s Clubs is seeking donations to continue good deeds this holiday season for several projects.The club is collecting homemade and personalized holiday cards for residents of the Boonton’s Fireman’s Home. Cards may be dropped off at the Boonton Coffee Company, 516 Main Street through Wednesday, December 16.The club is also all to support their holiday Wish Street located at 46 W Hair Studio, 929 Main Street. Requested items include sweatshirts and sweatpants with no strings, puzzles, and games. Items will be donated to the Crisis Center at St. Clare’s Ho...
Morris County Focus
Ethics complaints target Georgia Sen. Loeffler after she solicited donations in US Capitol
ATLANTA — U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., is facing a pair of ethics complaints after she solicited campaign contributions for her runoff campaign during an on-camera interview at the U.S. Capitol.The Democratic Party of Georgia and the American Democracy Legal Fund both filed complaints with the Senate ethics committee focused on her Wednesday interview with Fox News, when she told the audience to visit her campaign website to “chip in $5 or $10 to get involved, volunteer.”State Democrats also asked the Justice Department to investigate, accusing her of “using her power as an elected officia...
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Makabayan bloc gathers donations; provides hot meals for typhoon victims
A common recurring theme among people who criticize left-leaning activists is that they have not done anything for the country, especially during times of calamities — with memes popping up insisting that progressive groups cannot be relied upon.But lawmakers and party-list organizations seek to erase such stigmas, as they sustain donation drives for people in Metro Manila and nearby provinces who were affected by Typhoon Ulysses.According to Bayan Muna, they and their private partners like the People for Accountable Governance and Sustainable Action (Pagasa), Bayang Matulungin, Dambana contin...
Philippines Daily Inquirer
PewDiePie will no longer accept donations when streaming
He finds donating to streamers weird.
YouTuber Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg is no longer accepting streaming donations.PewDiePie called the entire donation process "weird" in a recent stream. The famous YouTuber made a video on October 15 where he donated to Twitch streamers. While a wholesome concept, the video actually made PewDiePie balk at the idea of donations once and for all.“It was actually when I did my donating to Twitch streamer video that made me realize just how weird it is to donate money to people. Like if someone gave me that money on the street I would be like, 'What the fuck, no.' But for some reason if I’m stream...
4 Companies Donate Towards Farmers Day Celebration
Some four corporate organizations have made various donations to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA).The donations made on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at the forecourt of the Ministry in Accra, were in support of the 2020 edition of the National Farmers Day Celebration.The four companies are: Agri-Impact, Bon Agro, Demeter Ghana Limited, and Flour Mills Ghana Limited.Demeter Ghana Limited made a cash donation of Ghc 20,000, while Agri-Impact donated Ghc 10,000.Flour Mills Ghana Limited donated six bags of Sankofa products including Soybean meal, broiler starter, layer mash, broiler fi...
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Ethics complaints filed against South Carolina's Graham after he sought donations in Senate building
COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Democratic Party leaders say they have filed an ethics complaint against Republican U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham after he promoted his campaign website this week in a Senate office building saying he needed to close a fundraising gap.It was one of two complaints filed against Graham with the Senate Ethics Committee on Thursday, according to groups that filed them. The second came from the Washington, D.C., based Campaign Legal Center.On Wednesday, Graham responded to a reporter’s question about how Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing would...
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Museveni orders on use of Shs29b Covid donations
President Museveni has said the COVID-19 donation funds will be used to procure vehicles, equip some border points and work on the two regional blood banks as the country intensifies efforts in the fight against the pandemic.“We have agreed on how to use the cash from the COVID-19 donation fund.The fund now is over Shs 29 billion. They will buy 282 double cabin pick-ups, each district will get two vehicles. They will also work on some border points for receiving people returning from across the neighbouring countries and work on two blood banks of Arua and Soroti,” the President was addressing...
Veggie delivery service matches sales with donations
Before the quarantine, online food shopping seemed a remote possibility for someone like me who likes to look at a product, feel it and if it warrants, smell it. Now, it’s just a picture provided, and one can certainly not feel or smell the product.When I finally thought it was time to do online, the virtual grocery cart was filled and the delivery date was set. But a message came soon after that the delivery date had to be moved to two days after. That merited a cancelation and a request to the younger ones in the family to shop or go hungry.My adopted nephew, Tonyo Silva, who until recently ...
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DELSUTH forges ahead with donations for international research, quality health care
DELTA State University Teaching Hospital (DELSUTH), Oghara, has been identified as a centre for multi-national research for treatment of people with COVID-19.Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), in collaboration with Emory University at Atlanta in Georgia State, and New York University, both in United States, identified DELSUTH following its determination to embark on research.With this collaboration DELSUTH, on August 18, received eight Modified Continuous Positive Air-way Pressure (C-PAP) machines (CircumVent) for a study on non-invasive oxygen delivery to patients with COVID-19.Al...
Defense chief welcomes donations from South Korea
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana welcomed on Wednesday the possibility that South Korea may donate two more retired Pohang-class corvettes to the Philippine Navy.South Korea donated last year its retired Pohang-class ship “Chungju” to the Philippines which commissioned it as the BRP Conrado Yap (PS-39).Built in the 1980s, Pohang-class corvettes are armed with 76mm Oto Melara guns, 40mm cannons, depth-charge racks, triple torpedo tubes and surveillance systems. South Korea also built the country’s first frigate, the BRP Jose Rizal.
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