WASHINGTON — The ethics bill adopted Friday night by Virginia’s General Assembly to respond to the convictions of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen lacks some restrictions that Maryland and the District impose.…
WASHINGTON — The American Red Cross has found a big donor in big tobacco, and it’s now under big pressure to say, “Thanks, but no thanks.” That pressure is coming from all sides. The International…
The Holiday Giving Project is looking for donations of turkeys, chickens and grocery-store gift cards for families in need.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The CEO and co-founder of Oculus VR is giving the University of Maryland $31 million — the largest gift in university history — to construct a computer science building. University…
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Annapolis is still seeking donations to pay for its July 4 fireworks display, less than two weeks before the holiday. The Capital (http://bit.ly/1uWEJE8 ) reports funding for the fireworks show comes…
On Dec. 14, the House of Mercy will hold its big toy distribution in partnership with Georgetown South Community Council.
After a major theft at the Salvation Army, donors are coming forward, offering tens of thousands of dollars.
Donations to the Salvation Army are down so far this holiday season, when the majority of the non-profit\’s funds are generated through the red kettle campaign.
Rapper Nas has helped raise thousands of dollars for a D.C. father who lost his house to a fire two weeks ago.
People are inserting money into politics from beyond the grave.
Sandy Hook Elementary School students will return to a new school after winter break. To help make it a welcoming environment, the Connecticut PTSA is asking for paper snowflakes that volunteers will string throughout the school.
An official fund has been established for families
of the victims of the school shooting in Newtown,
The Washington Animal Rescue League needs ice to
keep the dogs and cats cool.