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GivingTuesday: Achieve Victory Over Cancer

Jim Valvano was the basketball coach of NC State University who led the team to win the ’83 NCAA Championship. After being diagnosed with cancer, he helped to establish the V Foundation with one goal in mind: to achieve victory over cancer. Since 1993, V Foundation has funded more than $250 million in cancer research grants.

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Five Things to Know About Donor-Advised Funds

Donor-advised funds (DAFs) have gained significant popularity as tool for charitable giving over the past 20 years. Despite the benefits of using one, the concept is still unfamiliar to the average person.

Here are five important things to know about this philanthropic tool.

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GivingTuesday: Shining the Spotlight on BCCTV

Inspired by the international GivingTuesday campaign, Amicus is working to ensure that the conversation around generosity is an ongoing one. You can read more about our efforts here. This week in our ongoing #GivingTuesday campaign, Joan Lundell, Director, User Experience at Amicus.io is highlighting BCCTV.

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Give Generously this #GivingTuesday

People share a universal bond rooted in a collective desire to help others. During a year of hardship, it is particularly important that we come together in the spirit of generosity. Give generously on #GivingTuesday and beyond.

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