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Jul 20, 2016, 06:30 ET The Clorox Company Partners with DonorsChoose.org to provide $100,000 to schools in need

 The much-anticipated first day of school frenzy is just around the corner. While this time can be hectic, our Clorox®, GLAD® and...


Jul 19, 2016, 09:00 ET Burlington Stores Raises more than $850,000 for DonorsChoose.org to Help Classrooms Nationwide

Burlington Stores, a national off-price retailer, teamed up with DonorsChoose.org from May 1st through June 11th and raised just more than $852,000...


Jul 14, 2016, 18:35 ET Tom's of Maine "Green Your School Fund" Invites Public to Make a Difference for Communities and the Planet by Voting for Favorite Classroom Projects

Remember the curiosity that was sparked by an interesting school project? Recall the excitement at unearthing a new way to solve a problem?...


May 26, 2016, 16:09 ET Surprise donation buys over $30,000 worth of classroom supplies for Spokane-area schools

Inspirus Credit Union announced today that they donated $30,944 to Spokane-area classrooms today in a surprise 100 percent "flash fund" of...


May 02, 2016, 09:00 ET DonorsChoose.org Announces Second Annual Partnership With Burlington Stores, Providing Students And Teachers With The Supplies Needed For An Excellent Education

To help alleviate the out-of-pocket expenses public school teachers spend each year on school supplies, and to ensure that children in every...


Mar 23, 2016, 08:45 ET DonorsChoose.org Implements Intacct's Cloud-Based Financial Software to Support Rapid Growth

 Intacct, a leading provider of best-in-class cloud ERP software, today announced that DonorsChoose.org adopted the scalable Intacct solution...


Mar 10, 2016, 08:00 ET Celebrities And Business Leaders Unleash Philanthropic Flashmob, #BestSchoolDay, Funding Classroom Requests On DonorsChoose.org In Communities Spanning 47 States

Today, more than fifty athletes, actors, founders, and philanthropists announced a surprise "flash funding" of classroom projects posted on...


Jan 20, 2016, 13:30 ET Duke Energy offers North Carolina teachers $75,000 for classroom STEM projects

 Duke Energy is offering to help teachers develop new, engaging ways to help students reach their full learning potential. Through a $75,000...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:52 ET Entertainment Industry Foundation, Denver Public Schools And Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Host Nation's First Student-Teacher Think It Up Live Pitch Competition For Innovative Learning Ideas

 The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a leading charitable organization of the entertainment industry, hosted the first-ever Think It...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:52 ET Entertainment Industry Foundation, Denver Public Schools And Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Host Nation's First Student-Teacher Think It Up Live Pitch Competition For Innovative Learning Ideas

 The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a leading charitable organization of the entertainment industry, hosted the first-ever Think It...


Nov 12, 2015, 15:00 ET Intacct Honors DonorsChoose.org, Marketo, Solutionreach, and System One with Customer Success Awards

 Intacct Advantage 2015 -- In front of a record-breaking audience at the 2015 Intacct Advantage customer and partner conference, Intacct...


Nov 04, 2015, 13:46 ET Burlington Stores Raises More Than $500,000 for DonorsChoose.org to Help Classrooms Nationwide

 Burlington Stores, the national off-price retailer offering designer merchandise at everyday low prices, teamed up with DonorsChoose.org this...


Sep 03, 2015, 09:30 ET Entertainment Industry Foundation Announces Additional TV, Film and Musical Guests for Think It Up Education Initiative Telecast

The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a leading charitable organization of the entertainment industry, today announced the latest round of...


May 07, 2015, 12:32 ET Stephen Colbert Announces Funding for Nearly 1,000 South Carolina Classroom Projects on DonorsChoose.org

Stephen Colbert announced today that he has partnered with Share Fair Nation and ScanSource to fund every classroom project in South Carolina on...


Apr 29, 2015, 19:27 ET Kia Motors America To Share World-Class Vehicles And Expert Car-Buying Knowledge At Mom 2.0 Summit

Kia Motors America (KMA) is proud to serve as Presenting Sponsor and Official Transportation Sponsor of the 2015 Mom 2.0 Summit – April 29 -...


Apr 06, 2015, 14:04 ET New York philanthropist Keith Mann supports U.S. public classrooms in need

Keith Mann, Co-Founder of Dynamics Search Partners and active New York philanthropist recently made a donation to DonorsChoose.org, a fund that...