Daily News Roundup: More Charlottesville Fallout as Big Charities Drop Mar-a-Lago Galas

The American Cancer Society and two other major nonprofits say they will relocate events scheduled for President Trump’s Florida estate. Meanwhile, the ACLU tempers its support for extremist groups’ right to rally, and a Murdoch blasts the president’s response to Charlottesville.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-More/240958

Podcast: A MasterCard Plan for Financial Inclusion

Shamina Singh, president of the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth, talks about the how the credit-card company is deploying technology, data, and its trusted brand to open up economic opportunities for people locked out of the financial system.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/resources/audio/podcast-a-mastercard-plan-for/6384/

Daily News Roundup: 4,000 Faith Leaders Urge Congress to Retain Pulpit-Politicking Ban

Also, Apple donates $2 million to groups combating racist extremism as CEO Tim Cook condemns President Trump’s Charlottesville response, and Facebook rolls out a tool to make those ubiquitous birthday reminders more charity-minded.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-4000/240950

Daily News Roundup: Gates Follows $4.6 Billion Gift With Malaria Push

Bill Gates announced the “Mosquito War” bed-net campaign a day after federal filings revealed his huge stock donation to his charity. Also, the MacArthur Foundation funds efforts to promote diversity in documentary filmmaking, and the Rockefeller Foundation backs bonds to help cities deal with fierce storms.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Daily-News-Roundup-Gates/240939