Corporate giving

May 05, 2018 - 3:58 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The National Rifle Association has tweeted at followers to avoid patronizing a Dallas restaurant that said it's donating a portion its proceeds this week to "organizations dedicated to implementing reasonable and effective gun regulations." The restaurant, Ellen's, is located in...
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Waffle House employee Virginia Stanley visits a wooden cross memorial for shooting victim Taurean Sanderlin, also an employee, at the Waffle House restaurant Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. Stanley was working at the restaurant when a gunman killed four on Sunday. The restaurant re-opened Wednesday and the company intends to donate its first month of sales to help victims of the attack. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
April 25, 2018 - 7:59 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Waffle House where four people were fatally shot reopened Wednesday amid tears and solemn remembrance of the dead, as the company said it will donate a month of the restaurant's sales to help the wounded survivors and the families of the slain. Employees wore...
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April 24, 2018 - 7:44 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Automaker BMW has donated $1 million to the International African American Museum in South Carolina. The museum in Charleston said Monday the gift brings the museum within $2 million of its private fundraising goal. BMW's vehicle assembly plant in Greer is one of the largest...
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FILE--In this Dec. 1, 2014, file photo, a resident peeks out from inside a trailer after receiving an order to move at the Silicon Valley homeless encampment known as The Jungle in San Jose, Calif. San Jose, California-based Cisco Systems Inc. is donating $50 million to address the growing problem of homelessness in Santa Clara County and is encouraging other Silicon Valley companies to also step up. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, file)
March 26, 2018 - 8:27 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Internet gear maker Cisco Systems Inc. announced Monday that it will donate $50 million over five years to address the growing problem of homelessness in California's Santa Clara County and is encouraging other Silicon Valley companies to make similar efforts. In a blog post,...
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FILE - The Trump International Hotel at 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, is seen Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 in Washington. A Trump Organization executive says the company has donated $151,470 in foreign government profits at its hotels and similar businesses in 2017 to the U.S. Treasury. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
March 09, 2018 - 3:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump Organization has donated $151,470 in foreign government profits at its hotels and similar businesses last year to the U.S. Treasury, an executive said in a statement Friday. George Sorial, the executive vice president and chief compliance counsel, said the Feb. 22...
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A man rests with his bicycle near the Cristo del Pacifico (Christ of the Pacific) statue in Lima, Peru, on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. The replica of the Christ the Redeemer Statue in Rio de Janeiro was set on fire days before Pope Francis is scheduled to arrive in the South American nation. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
January 13, 2018 - 11:28 am
LIMA, Peru (AP) — A giant Christ statue in Peru's capital that was donated by a construction company at the center of Latin America's largest corruption scandal was damaged Saturday in a fire, days before Pope Francis is set to arrive in the South American nation. Peruvians awoke to find nearly the...
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November 10, 2017 - 7:42 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli intelligence company has apologized for its work with disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein, pledging proceeds will be donated to women's groups. Asher Tishler, member of the Black Cube advisory board, said "Of course we apologize to those hurt by this. Of course women...
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This Wednesday, April 26, 2017, photo shows the Twitter app on a mobile phone in Philadelphia. Twitter says it will ban ads from RT and Sputnik, two state-sponsored Russian news outlets that the U.S. intelligence community has said tried to interfere with the 2016 U.S. presidential election. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
October 26, 2017 - 1:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter says it will ban ads from RT and Sputnik, two state-sponsored Russian news outlets that the U.S. intelligence community has said tried to interfere with the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The San Francisco company also plans to donate proceeds from RT, formally known as...
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A prayer book (1532) that belongs to a private British collector, and which was once owned by the court of French King Francois I (1494-1547) is displayed during a crowdfunding campaign, at the Louvre museum, in Paris, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. The Louvre museum hopes to bing back to France one of the French Renaissance's most prized decorative art pieces. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
October 24, 2017 - 1:40 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Louvre museum in Paris is calling on the public to help bring back one of the French Renaissance's greatest decorative works of art. The Book of Hours prayer book — a manuscript bound in gold and encrusted with emerald, ruby and turquoise gemstones — belonged to France's King...
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October 10, 2017 - 2:37 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — A New York ice creamery is dedicating a new ice cream flavor to Syrian refugees and donating part of the profits to efforts to help them. The Adirondack Creamery in Saratoga Springs says its new flavor is inspired by a popular Syrian pastry called ma'amoul. The New...
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