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North Texas Non-Profit Declines Donation From Inked Moms

A group of North Texas moms came up with an interesting idea to raise money for a local charity. But the organization on the receiving end told the group, “no thank you.” It’s the reason why they turned down the money that has people talking.

CBSDFW.COM–11/05/2013

Frisco food pantry

Community Joins Forces For Big Food Pantry Donation

The Frisco Family Services Food Pantry fell on hard times during the federal government shutdown. But a resident reached out to family, friends, neighbors, and local businesses to put together a “little” food drive that soon exceeded expectations.

CBSDFW.COM–10/29/2013

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Couple Gives $12M To University Of Dallas

The University of Dallas is receiving a $12 million gift for a new building at its business school.

10/24/2013

Texas Rangers v Kansas City Royals

Yu Darvish Donates $42K To Jackie Robinson Foundation

The Texas pitcher presented the check Wednesday to Rachel Robinson, the widow of Jackie Robinson and founder of the foundation, during her visit to Tokyo.

10/16/2013

Little League 2

Little Leaguers Light Up With Rangers Donation

For some $20,000 may not be a lot of money, including a lot of men playing Major league baseball. But that amount of cash means almost everything to a group of little leaguers in Arlington.

CBSDFW.COM–09/25/2013

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Elderly Widow Gets A New Roof Thanks To Donation

After an 87-year-old widow was scammed out of insurance money to pay for a roof repair, two organizations step in to help her.

CBS 11–08/14/2013

Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder reacts after a three-point shot against the Los Angeles Lakers during Game 5 of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 21, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Thunder Star Kevin Durant Makes $1M Tornado Pledge

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is pledging $1 million for tornado relief through his family foundation and is urging others to give.

05/21/2013

Berwyn Fire Company Engine 2-1 leaves headed to Texas. (credit: Berwyn Fire Company)

West Volunteer Fire Department Gets Fire Engine Donation

There’s good news for firefighters working in West. The list of donations to the Texas town now includes a fire truck.

CBSDFW.COM–05/08/2013

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Going From Long To Short, All For A Good Cause

Pink Hearts Funds is a ministry to help people affected by cancer or hair loss disorders. One of their main missions is to provide free wigs to patients who can’t afford them. Students, parents and faculty at one school “ponied” up to help.

CBS 11–04/26/2013

Dell Opens New R&D Center In Silicon Valley And Holds Career Fair

Dell Family Donates $50M For UT Medical School

The University of Texas’ new medical school will be named after computer magnate Michael Dell and his wife thanks to a $50 million pledge.

01/31/2013

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Checking Where & How Your Charitable Donation Is Spent

Americans are more likely to donate to a good cause during the holidays, and charities depend on that generosity. But when donating to non-profit organizations there is a big difference as to where your money goes and how it is spent.

CBS 11–12/17/2012

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Charities Hope #GivingTuesday Will Spur Donations

Most people have heard about Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But what about #GivingTuesday?

CBSDFW.COM–11/27/2012

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