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United Way accepting grant proposals from Broome County charities until mid-March


United Way of Broome County is accepting proposals for funding of one-time grants through the Venture and Special Assistance Grant Program until 3 p.m., March 15. Proposals will be accepted only from incorporated, not-for-profit health and human service agencies providing … Continue reading

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Only three more days to drop off winter coats for needy area children


This is the last week for the Keeping Kids Warm coat drive, which provides warm winter coats for free to needy children in our area. The last day of the coat drive in Sat., Nov. 19. Here are the drop … Continue reading

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Nothing to do this weekend? Here are several ideas, all of which help others


Wondering what to do tonight or tomorrow? Here are several suggestions which will be fun for you and also benefit others in Broome County! Basketball The opening home game for the Binghamton University women’s basketball team is tonight beginning at … Continue reading

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Bring new or gently used children’s coats to either BU basketball game this weekend


This Friday and Saturday are the home openers for both men’s and women’s basketball at Binghamton University! The games begin at 7 p.m. and are being sponsored by People’s Neighborhood Bank as a Keeping Kids Warm coat drive event. Support … Continue reading

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Annual drive wants donated coats to give to area children in need


Each year the Keeping Kids Warm coat drive in Greater Binghamton helps more than 2,000 local children who do not have a coat to keep them warm. This year in the 19th for this annual coat drive. Thanks to these … Continue reading

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How much to donate? How about 50% of your company’s profit!


Those who have the most money are not always the ones who make the largest donations to charities. Some who have been assisted during rough spots in their lives are often the most generous when their financial situations improve. Others … Continue reading

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