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September 10, 2021

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A weekly update with the latest news from PND

Sanford Health receives $350 million gift for virtual care center
September 9, 2021
Sanford Health has announced a gift of $350 million from philanthropist T. Denny Sanford in support of a clinical initiative to create a virtual care center that will provide accessible care in rural and underserved areas of the Midwest.
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Bezos Earth Fund pledges $203 million for climate justice, innovation
September 9, 2021
The Bezos Earth Fund has announced pledges totaling $203.7 million in support of nonprofits working to advance climate justice, advocate for climate-smart economic recovery, and spur innovation in decarbonization pathways.
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Foundations, corporations pledge support for Hurricane Ida relief
September 7, 2021
The Kresge Foundation has announced that in the wake of Hurricane Ida, which made landfall in Louisiana on August 29, it would award emergency grants through its American Cities Program to the Greater New Orleans Foundation and the Foundation for Louisiana to help provide relief services.
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Bloomberg Philanthropies commits $10.5 million for UN climate capacity
September 6, 2021
Bloomberg Philanthropies has announced a $10.5 million commitment in support of efforts to strengthen climate capacity across the United Nations and promote climate and solutions ahead of the twenty-sixth UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) to be held in Glasgow, Scotland, October 31 through November 12.
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Tags: climate justice; Health; Disaster philanthropy