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children's charities

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Stormtrooper hikes across Australia and faces a croc for charity

Cane toads, soaring temperatures and a giant crocodile -- one Star Wars fan is braving it all on a 15,000-kilometre hike around Australia in full Imperial Sandtrooper armour, all to give his local children's hospital a new hope.

By November 11, 2014

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'Doctor Who' cosplayer to zipline off bridge for charity

Why should fictional Time Lords have all the glory in saving humans?

By May 9, 2014

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Carrier GIV Mobile promises 8 percent of revenue to charity

The new prepaid wireless service provider promises to give up to $50 a year per customer to charities.

By May 15, 2013

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Assassin's Creed III charity edition

Ubisoft has put together a super-special edition of Assassin's Creed III that will be auctioned off for the Sydney Children's Hospital Foundation.

By November 29, 2012

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404 error pages to feature missing children notices

Children's charities are hoping to replace 404 website error pages with information about missing children in an effort to help find them.

By September 27, 2012

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Google plans to wipe child porn from the Web

The search giant is creating a database of images depicting child exploitation -- to be shared with tech companies, law enforcement, and charities -- in order to scrub the images from the Internet.

By June 16, 2013

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Apple CEO Tim Cook donates $100 million to charity

Apple's CEO announces that he spent $100 million of Apple's money on charitable giving--something Steve Jobs would not have done.

By February 2, 2012

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Children in Need needs you to make a Facebook cake

BBC Children in Need needs your help to build a giant cartoon cake on Facebook -- and raise oodles of boodle for disadvantaged kids, of course.

By November 11, 2011

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Doctor Who gets naked for charity

To raise funds for the BBC's Children in Need charity, Matt Smith of "Doctor Who" announced that the show will be auctioning off one of his costumes, with all proceeds going to the kids.

By November 20, 2011

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Nonprofit's 'Kony 2012' viral video stirs emotion, controversy

YouTube video produced by Invisible Children sparks awareness and criticism over activism in Africa.

By March 8, 2012