State rankings on charitable giving depend on the study.
Updated: October 31, 2012, - 09:38 PM
Individual Minnesotans and state foundations gave $5.2 billion to charities in 2010, up nearly $1 million from the previous year, according to the latest "Giving in Minnesota'' report, released last week by the Minnesota Council on Foundations.
Updated: October 22, 2012, - 08:16 PM
Xboxes were bleeping wildly during a 24-hour video-game marathon to raise money for hospitals.
Updated: October 20, 2012, - 07:32 PM
E-gambling is off to a strong start. Some of the tax money will eventually go to a new stadium.
Updated: October 16, 2012, - 11:39 PM
This month marks the seventh anniversary of Kiva, a California-based nonprofit that allows ordinary citizens to make small loans to such unlikely entrepreneurs as sheep farmers, fruit vendors and shawl weavers across the globe.
Updated: October 15, 2012, - 06:39 PM
The day after seamlessly pulling off the Twin Cities Marathon, which attracted about 9,000 runners from across the globe, the folks at the nonprofit that organizes the event were continuing the race.
Updated: October 08, 2012, - 07:30 PM
Bert Bouwman doesn't consider himself a trendsetter. But when he planted 15,000 pumpkin seeds at his Brooklyn Park farm this year, he became part of a fledgling national campaign to add a new product for Breast Cancer Awareness Month -- the pink pumpkin.
Updated: October 08, 2012, - 06:26 AM
More than 40 percent of nonprofit leaders across the country saw their salaries decline or freeze in 2010, according to a new report on nonprofit executive compensation.
Updated: October 01, 2012, - 05:51 PM
There still are lots of questions two weeks after video pulltabs were launched to pay for the Vikings stadium, but the games are popping up at more bars across the state and might come to the airport.
Updated: September 29, 2012, - 09:12 PM