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Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg. Photo from facebook page of Mark Zuckerberg
Zuckerbergs to start school mixing learning and health

Facebook billionaire Mark Zuckerberg and his doctor wife revealed plans to start a private school in a hardscrabble Silicon Valley town, mixing education with health care.

Zuckerbergs to start school mixing learning and health
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Almaty Marathon starts online registration for 2016

The Almaty Marathon, an annual charity event, invites healthy lifestyle lovers to take part in the anniversary run.

Almaty Marathon starts online registration for 2016
Red Nose Day comes to America, aiding children
Red Nose Day comes to America, aiding children

Red, clown-style noses sprouted like mushrooms on faces across America Thursday in a fundraiser to help needy children.

Red Nose Day comes to America, aiding children
'Stormin Mormon' Romney survives Holyfield dust-up
'Stormin Mormon' Romney survives Holyfield dust-up

Former world boxing champion Evander Holyfield used ex-presidential candidate Mitt Romney as a punching bag for two rounds Friday -- all in the name of good fun and charity.

'Stormin Mormon' Romney survives Holyfield dust-up
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Almaty Charity Marathon gathers 19 thousand enthusiasts

Around 19 thousand professionals and amateurs ran in the 4th Almaty Marathon.

Almaty Charity Marathon gathers 19 thousand enthusiasts
Photo © Nikolay Kolesnikov
Almaty Marathon raises money for orphans

The 4th Almaty Marathon will raise money to help an orphanage build a recreation ground for children with speech disorders.

Almaty Marathon raises money for orphans
Stars sing about Ebola 'chimes of doom' in Band Aid video premiere
Stars sing about Ebola 'chimes of doom' in Band Aid video premiere

Stars like One Direction, Bono and Chris Martin featured in the video for the new Band Aid single to raise money for anti-Ebola charities.

Stars sing about Ebola 'chimes of doom' in Band Aid video premiere
Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'
Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

Japanese porn actresses raised thousands of dollars by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity event for AIDS prevention.

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'
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If you are short on change take a coin of goodness: available on Almaty bus stops

Posters with coins of goodness have appeared on a number of Almaty bus stops.

If you are short on change take a coin of goodness: available on Almaty bus stops
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If you can’t buy a loaf of bread, take it for free

A Taldykorgan bakery gives away bread for free to those who cannot pay for it.

If you can’t buy a loaf of bread, take it for free
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Almaty Marathon raises $55 thousand for charity

The Third Almaty Marathon has gathered $55 thousand for two sick Kazakhstani children who need medical aid.

Almaty Marathon raises $55 thousand for charity
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Almaty charity marathon to help children with cancer

All the proceeds from the Almaty Marathon will be donated the the Children’s Oncological Department of the Pediatrics and Children Surgery Research Center.

Almaty charity marathon to help children with cancer
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Free Marathon trainings in Almaty: share goodness and run for charity

Free Almaty Marathon trainings have started on February 22.

Free Marathon trainings in Almaty: share goodness and run for charity
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. ©Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
Zuckerberg tops US donations with $1 bn: report

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg was America's most generous donor in 2013, giving nearly $1 billion of his fortune to charity.

Zuckerberg tops US donations with $1 bn: report
Saltanat Kazybayeva, director of the Almaty Marathon. Photo courtesy of Saltanat Kazybayeva.
Almaty Charitable Marathon gains international status

The Almaty Annual Charitable Marathon, held since 2012, has gained an international status.

Almaty Charitable Marathon gains international status
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Kazakhstan 66th in World Giving Index

Kazakhstan is in the 66th place in the World Giving Index (WGI) compiled by British Charities Aid Foundation (CAF).

Kazakhstan 66th in World Giving Index
Pablo Picasso's 'Sylvette'. ©Reuters/Mike Segar
$1mn Picasso yours for just $135

Still stumped for a Christmas present? Then what about an exquisite $1 million Picasso for the living room, yours for just $135 at an online charity raffle.

$1mn Picasso yours for just $135
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Leonardo DiCaprio boosts Nepal bid to save tigers

A foundation set up by actor Leonardo DiCaprio pitched in $3 million Thursday to save tigers in Nepal, whose plan to double the big cats' population has shown success.

Leonardo DiCaprio boosts Nepal bid to save tigers
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World's biggest fruitcake brings sweet reward in Nicaragua

About three hundred kids staged a fundraiser in Nicaragua on Sunday and smashed a sweet Guinness Book record, baking the world's largest fruitcake.

World's biggest fruitcake brings sweet reward in Nicaragua
Ornamental plate "Kazakh Urt"
Kazakh souvenir auctioned for $5,000 at Miss Universe

A Kazakh souvenir has been sold for $5 thousand at the charity auction of the beauty contest Miss Universe 2013.

Kazakh souvenir auctioned for $5,000 at Miss Universe