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Anonymous Donor Gives $100M To OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge

OHSU officials said Monday the gift from a donor who asked to remain anonymous puts the campaign over the $400 million mark.

CBS Seattle–07/28/2014

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Three Charities Raise $7M After Oso Mudslide

Two months after a deadly mudslide destroyed a Washington community, three nonprofit organizations have raised more than $7 million and have already spent about half of that to help about 50 families and their neighbors begin to rebuild their lives

CBS Seattle–05/21/2014

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Seahawks Players To Participate In Celebrity Waiter Event

The Seattle Seahawks’ players are rolling up their sleeves for a charity event to benefit “Ben’s Fund”

1090 The Fan–04/29/2014

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Lynch Vows To Match NFL Fine Fundraiser And Donate To Charity

A “Go Fund Me” campaign was recently started by a group of Seahawks fans to help pay for Lynch’s fine.

1090 The Fan–01/07/2014

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New Amazon Shopping Site Supports Charity

Amazon has launched a new website for its online store that will donate a fraction of shoppers’ purchase amounts to charity.

CBS Seattle–10/30/2013

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Best Stores With A Cause In Seattle

Enjoy hunting for a great bargain? Want to help out a worthy cause? Look no further than one of Seattle’s many charity stores. Read about how five outstanding local stores help to make a difference.

03/19/2013

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Best Ways to Celebrate ‘Go Red for Women’ in Seattle

Friday, February 1 is National Go Red for Women Day! It’s a day for you to wear red, raise some money for the American Heart Association, or make personal choices to live a heart-healthier life. Here are some events surrounding the National Go Red for Women Day around the Sound.

01/31/2013

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RAGS Wearable Art Show and Sale March 7 – 10

Creative clothing, fashion accessories, and unusual jewelry from more than 75 artists of local, regional, and national acclaim will be for sale at the boutique-style show. Plus, a third of each RAGS artist sale benefits the YWCA’s domestic violence prevention and intervention programs.

01/31/2013

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Guide to Seattle Oscar Parties 2013

Enjoy a spectacular night on the town, with food and drinks, red carpet treatment and a chance to give back! Here are some places where you can watch all the fun of the 2013 Oscars in Seattle!

01/21/2013

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Winter Clothing Drives Around the Sound

Get a new coat or sweater for the holidays? If you are clearing out your closet, you might consider making a donation to one of these local winter drives. Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive, Buffalo Exchange drive and Sleep Country pajama drive, all benefit local charities.

01/10/2013

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