Charity Creator Charged With Defrauding Donors To Newtown Foundation
Mass. Judge Issues Restraining Order On Conn. Charity A judge has issued a temporary restraining order barring a Connecticut-based veterans' charity from collecting donations in Massachusetts,
Hartford Foundation Funds New Doc Hurley ScholarshipThe Hartford Foundation for Public Giving says it has received enough support to be able to offer a new Doc Hurley scholarship this year.
State Officials File Suit Against Charity DirectorThe Attorney General's office and the Department of Consumer Protection charge that the executive director of the Doc Hurley Scholarship Foundation, used scholarship money for personal expenses -- including dog daycare and grooming. a personal trainer, and for cash withdrawals and payments to at least one personal credit card account.
$70,000 In Newtown Donations MissingCharity co-founder who was in charge of finances has disappeared.
28-Year Sentence In Navy Vets Charity FraudA judge handed down a 28-year prison sentence Monday to a man convicted of masterminding a $100 million, cross-country Navy veterans charity fraud.
George H.W. Bush Donates Wild Socks To CharityFormer President George H.W. Bush says his wife is getting fed up with his flashy socks, so he's donated an exceptional pair of bright, cactus-themed socks to a church fundraiser.
Walk For Water Charity Cut Short After 5,000 MilesAfter 5,000 miles and 18 months, Amy Russell is done walking.
Attorney General, Consumer Protection Ask Sandy Hook Charities For DisclosuresConnecticut authorities want to make sure that the public knows how the millions of dollars donated in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings is being spent.
Proposal Would Consolidate School Charity Fundraising Into $15 Student "Dues"A school official in North Stonington is proposing $15-a-year student dues to consolidate some charitable giving and limit numerous fundraisers competing for money.
Opinion: Paul Ryan's Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget MathIf you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan's drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
Top Local Connecticut Arts Programs To SupportConnecticut is graced with a multitude of wonderful art programs, nonprofit in nature, that provide the state and nation with great art as well as preserve the legacy of some great indigenous artists. Highlighted here are five arts programs that are giving back and worthy of both time and money.