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Runners race in their skivvies for a cause

Nearly 1,000 people ran through the streets of Capitol Hill in their bras, panties, and tighty-whities Saturday afternoon all to help raise money for sick children.

Saturday - 02/09/2013, 07:56pm EST

Tags: childhood disease, road race

Hoops classic raises big haul for Va. food banks

The Governor's Holiday Hoop Classic made its debut in Richmond, and delivered more than 100 tons of food for food banks across Virginia.

Saturday - 12/22/2012, 06:28pm EST

Tags: Holiday Hoops Classic, food bank, Bob McDonnell

New site makes fundraising easy

Started by two friends who wanted to make the world a better place, a new website walks you through a simple set up, helps you set your donation goal and watch the donations come in.

Saturday - 12/15/2012, 09:46am EST

Tags: website, fundraising, superstorm Sandy, Randi Martin

Va. deer-for-needy program says donations down

Deer hunters in Virginia are donating less venison to a program that delivers the meat to the needy than they did in 2011.

Thursday - 11/22/2012, 01:52pm EST

Tags: deer hunting, hunting, donations, hunger

Local family helps hundreds of needy families with hugs and food

Hundreds gathered Saturday in Northwest D.C. to pack Thanksgiving food boxes for needy families in the region.

Saturday - 11/17/2012, 09:42am EST

Tags: Project Giveback, Omarosa, Thanksgiving

Remembering our wounded soldiers this Veterans Day

Select Auto Imports and WTOP are teaming up to help a local charity that is helping financially strapped, wounded service members as they recover from their injuries.

Friday - 11/09/2012, 07:28am EST

Tags: Walter Reed Society, Air Force, Select Auto Imports, Veterans Day

How you can help superstorm and nor'easter victims

WTOP has a list of ways you can help people in New Jersey and New York.

Thursday - 11/08/2012, 04:06pm EST

Tags: Red Cross, michelle basch, Hurricane Sandy, Kristi King, Salvation Army

Counties consider curbing roadside solicitations

A chance to give to charity or a distraction when drivers are behind the wheel? Some counties in the area are weighing that question.

Wednesday - 10/24/2012, 02:07pm EDT

Tags: Neal Augenstein, roadside fundraising


Comcast offers web access for low-income families

Comcast is starting the second year of its Internet Essentials program in Washington to provide high- speed internet at low cost for low-income families.

Monday - 09/24/2012, 04:01am EDT

Tags: Comcast, low income,

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