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Thomas Sanders: Thanks to 2013's charitable givers

Thomas Sanders: Thanks to 2013's charitable givers

Every April, as taxpayers claiming deductions for charitable gifts submit their IRS returns, I recall the words of a wealthy, now-deceased friend: “There are millions of Americans who, through no fault of their own, are condemned to live in dire circumstances, and I could use my resources to…

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Audit lists host of federal laws broken by Udall Foundation

More details are available about wasteful spending and financial management problems at the Tucson-based Udall Foundation, an audit report obtained by the Star shows.

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Washington Monument anniversary

Washington Monument anniversary

The cornerstone of the Washington Monument is laid by Benjamin French, a Masonic Grand Master, July 4, 1848, using the same trowel used by George Washington when he laid the cornerstone of the capital in 1793. (AP Photo)

February 19, 2014 4:44 pm

Assistance League of Tucson wins national honor

Outstanding service to children has landed the Assistance League of Tucson a $10,000 prize and national recognition for its philanthropic work.

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UA administrator's retirement: Fighting sex trafficking in India

A UA engineering administrator is retiring to devote his full energy to a nonprofit organization his family started to help victims of sex trafficking in India get jobs.

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Drug offers new hope for Niemann-Pick patients, Parseghians

Drug offers new hope for Niemann-Pick patients, Parseghians

In the 18 years since her family began advancing research into the extremely rare, fatal disease that killed three of her four children, Cindy Parseghian has never felt more hopeful about a treatment.

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Drug offers new hope for Niemann-Pick patients, Parseghians

Drug offers new hope for Niemann-Pick patients, Parseghians

"All the work we did in the past has laid the foundation for this," says Cindy Parseghian about a new drug being tested for Neimann-Pick Type C, which killed three of her four children.

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Call issued to ring bells marking Jan. 8 tragedy

Bells will be ringing Tuesday morning throughout the community in remembrance of the Jan. 8, 2011, shooting.

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Foundation aids 16 groups that help S. Ariz. kids

Sixteen Southern Arizona organizations and schools have been awarded grants from the Christina-Taylor Green Memorial Foundation.

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Green foundation offers program that promotes service to AZ schools

The Christina-Taylor Green Memorial Foundation is donating educational materials about Sept. 11 to all public middle schools across the state.

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Blood drive at UA Foundation today

From a UA staff newsletter:

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