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Charities gear up for GivingTuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday, a national day of giving.

Tuesday - 12/03/2013, 08:02am EST

Tags: Giving Tuesday

Philanthropist leaves $28 million to Family Matters

The charity, previously known as Family and Child Services of Washington, received the gift from Richard A. Herman, who died in November.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 10:48am EST

Tags: Family Matters of Greater Washington,

Frederick veterans want slots in their posts

Suffering from recession-weakened revenue, Frederick County veterans groups have proposed a possible cure: slot machines.

Thursday - 02/09/2012, 12:49pm EST

Tags: veterans, Frederick County, slots

MLK Day event organizers seek volunteers, donations

Before a loose coalition of local nonprofits joined forces to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, several agencies organized their own events.

Tuesday - 01/03/2012, 12:07pm EST

Tags: CALM Inc., AmeriCorps, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, volunteering, Frederick

Freezin' for a Reason: Cash flow for charities

Why would 28 people choose to plunge into the cold Potomac River on Sunday?

Tuesday - 01/03/2012, 12:05pm EST

Tags: Brunswick, bardon street,