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20th Annual Cycle for the Cause Raises Nearly $800,000

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Sep 23, 2014
Cycle for the Cause: The Northeast AIDS Ride was held from September 19-21, with riders starting in Boston and pedaling roughly 275 miles to New York City. The event raised $782,849 for Center programs.

Get 'Drenched' at The Life Group LA Fundraiser

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Sep 10, 2014
As summer turns into fall, The Life Group LA invites you to get "Drenched" one last time at their September 13 first-ever drag water polo game to benefit people living with HIV/AIDS. The event is hosted by DJ eur-O-steve and Stan Smith.

Ice Bucket Challenge Becomes Nationwide Viral Sensation

By Mike Halterman | Saturday Aug 30, 2014
For those of you who are living under rocks, both normal people and celebrities, far and wide, have been participating in the "ice bucket challenge."

Dolly Parton Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Aug 29, 2014
Joining a long list of celebrities and everyday people accepting the new ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness and funds for Lou Gehrig's disease is country music star Dolly Parton.

Ice Bucket Challenge May Change Nonprofit World

By Alicia Rancillo | Saturday Aug 23, 2014
The ice bucket challenge's phenomenal success is making other charitable organizations rethink how they connect with a younger generation of potential donors.

Reston Gallery's New Wizard of Oz Art to Benefit Habitat

By Doug Rule | Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
There's no place like Reston. At least not now, in light of the 75th anniversary of "The Wizard of Oz."

Bloomingdale's Fashionable Fundraiser Helps amfAR Fund a Cure for HIV

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 18, 2014
On August 20, Bloomingdale's will be hosting their semi-annual Fashionable Fundraiser to support amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, and their mission to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for HIV/AIDS.

Susan Blackwell Hosts "Volleygirls" Benefit for It Gets Better

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 24, 2014
On July 30 at New York's supper club and cabaret 54 Below, Susan Blackwell hosts the "Volleygirls" fundraiser for the It Gets Better Project.

Mary Lambert Performs at R Baby Fundraiser at Hammerstein

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 21, 2014
On July 23 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, Mary Lambert and others will perform to raise funds at R Baby Foundation's Rockin' to Save Babies Lives benefit concert.

Miracle House Closes After 24 Years

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jul 11, 2014
After 24 years, the health care charity Miracle House has announced they will shutter operations after one final fundraising drive for closing costs.