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There’s a crowdfunding site to help fight legal battles

When online crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe debuted, people hoping to invent and sell a better bottle opener, those in need of help with medical bills and all sorts of personal would-be fundraisers talked about the concept in grand, ...

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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Fundraising: Opinion 14-08

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics  Fundraising Solicitation of Funds — Behind-the-scenes Activities Opinion 14-08 Background: The inquiring judge asked if it is ethically permissible for him to continue participating in his local public radio stations’ on-air fund drives now ...

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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Fundraising: Opinion 13-73

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Fundraising Bar Association — Foundation Improving the Legal System Opinion 13-73 Background: The inquiring judge states that the chief judge plans to establish an advisory body that will make recommendations on issues such as ...

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Employee campaign supports breast cancer research

Breast Cancer Awareness Month has come to an end with a “pink explosion” at the DiMarco Group, DiMarco Constructors, Baldwin Real Estate and ADMAR Construction Equipment & Supplies locations across New York and Pennsylvania. Employees from the family of companies ...

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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Fundraising: Opinion 12-86

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Fundraising Non-judicial Event Co-sponsors Opinion 12-86 Background:  The inquiring judge chairs a judge’s association planning committee for an upcoming educational conference regarding the past, present and future of a particular court. The planning committee ...

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Al Sigl’s dollar campaign

More than 440,000 blue envelopes will be arriving in mailboxes across the region as part of a one-of-a-kind campaign to help Al Sigl Community of Agencies bring greater abilities to life for thousands of children and adults with disabilities and ...

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Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Fundraising — Advertising: Opinion 12-61

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Fundraising — Advertising Corrective Actions Opinion 12-61 Background: The inquiring judge asked what actions he should take regarding an advertisement for a fundraising event which had already been held to benefit a local bar ...

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Al Sigl fundraising event

Walk, roll, and cheer for abilities at the Al Sigl Community WalkAbout on Oct. 28, inside Eastview Mall. Last year, more than 1,300 took part in the Halloween-themed event to raise funds for Al Sigl Member Agencies serving tens of ...

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Fundraising professionals to honor philanthropists

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Genesee Valley Chapter will honor the contributions of community philanthropists and fundraising professionals on National Philanthropy Day on Nov. 9 during a luncheon at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Nominees will be honored in six ...

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Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Fundraising: Opinion 11-107

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Fundraising Award Ceremony Presenter Opinion 11-107 Background: A judge who presides over criminal matters was invited to attend a fundraising event for a not-for-profit program which purports to work with youths awaiting trial. The ...

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