On Monday evening, President Barack Obama headlined a "Grassroots Victory Project" event for Senate Democrats that cost a whopping $100,000 per person. According to pool reports, "the $100,000-per-person evening event" for the Democratic...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton appeared with retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) at his annual Iowa Steak Fry fundraiser on Sunday, just days after Harkin made controversial remarks dismissing the Islamic State (ISIS) terror threat as mere "fear-mongering." "It's fear-mongering. Show More Summary
The L.A. Mumbai Sister City Affiliation is celebrating Diwali (India's festival of lights) with a special fundraiser dinner Oct. 12 at the Bombay Cafe. The evening will include food, and wines by Alexana Estate Vineyards and Winery, as well as a dance performance, tarot readings,...
The Teen Tix Teeny Awards and Fundraising Dinner Is Saturday: You've heard us praising Teen Tix—a nonprofit that partners with nearly every other culture nonprofit in the city to provide $5 tickets to teenagers—for approximately five...Show More Summary
We have an update on our post from last night about the fundraising effort that was apparently linked to an organization led by St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert P. McCulloch; Backstoppers Inc. now denies having anything to do with it. Leaders of The Backstoppers Inc., which raises money to...
This past Friday, I had the privilege of attending a fundraising gala at the Beverly Hilton in support of the new USC (University of Southern California) and UKRO (University Kidney Research Organization) kidney research center. As someone...Show More Summary
One of my favorite people is Tom Ahern. He's probably one of your favorites too. Tom is the author of some really excellent books about fundraising, and a top fundraising copywriter on this planet (the other ones too, I bet). For about the last 10 years, Tom and I have become good friends, frequent correspondents, and traders of advice. Show More Summary
By Patrick Howely, The Daily Caller The Department of Labor coordinated with the White House on whether or not to release hidden portions of former Labor Secretary Hilda Solis’ schedule as Solis battled an FBI investigation into her illegal fundraising for President Obama.
Jay Newton-Small captures the atmosphere at Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin’s Steak Fry, “a Democratic fundraiser that has become known as a presidential launchpad.” Clinton still won’t admit that she wants the presidency: “Are you running?” reporters repeatedly shout at Hillary. She demurs. She even pretends not to notice when, the event having finally started down […]
CULTURE OF CORRUPTION: Bombshell Emails: White House Coordinated With Department of Labor To Hide Illegal Obama Fundraiser Hilda Solis’ Schedule. I’m sure the Justice Department will be right on that.
OK. Got your message from Friday’s Agitator post that it’s not only about the stupidity of fundraisers. We simply have to begin to change things at the top. With or without T-shirts, here’s what has to happen. If the problem is CEOs and top management who don’t listen or care, then let’s call them out […]
Chick-fil-A has been in the news as of late over the past month or so. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on the Christian company numerous times in the past. This includes their stance on the Biblical definition of marriage which led to “Chick-fil-A” day. Show More Summary
In its 37 years, the Harkin Steak Fry has never been about the steak. This year, the annual Democratic Party fundraiser is all about Hillary Clinton, who Democrats hope will deliver a meatier message about her presidential plans when she appears today.
Illinois Republican Senator Mark Kirk will almost certainly not be facing an election against Michelle Obama in 2016. Nevertheless, the senator is still asking for campaign contributions to fight off the incredibly unlikely threat. In...Show More Summary
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Stingray from Atomic Nerds, 3rd place winner (missing 2nd place by only three bucks) of the 2012 Kilted to Kick Cancer Fundraising Challenge, has graciously offered a case of his Emergency Medical Bock to our fundraising prize packages for 2014. I’ve tasted this stuff, folks. Nectar. Of. The. Gods. From his stouts, porters, reds, ambers...
Sources suggest Hollywood star will play American guest in a one-off sketch to raise money in a charity fundraiser George Clooney is to star in a one-off Christmas special of Downton Abbey, it has been reported. The actor will play an American character who is a guest at a wedding in the country...
A night to remember. We will be fundraising for our incapacitated firefighters and there family. Till they can get on there feet again. We will be hosting some of Broadways Finest Singers. Tickets will be $50.00 per person and includes...Show More Summary
On Monday night, we brought you the story of the fundraising effort for the family of Thomas Jost, the 19-year-old Miata fan who died of a rare disease last weekend. Bolstered by our post and one from our friends at Autoblog, the GoFundMe for Jost's family is now at $18,225 of its $20,000 goal. Read more...