Stories tagged: foundation
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 4:11 p.m.
Rihanna, Dave Chappelle team up to raise money for charity
Pop star Rihanna played the role of slick bartender at her third Diamond Ball on Thursday night in New York City, encouraging the audience to drink up and donate money …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017
Avista CEO Morris, wife pledge $3 million to foundations
The Avista Foundation announced Wednesday it will receive its first individual endowment, courtesy of Avista Corp. CEO Scott Morris and his wife, Liz.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 7:26 a.m.
N.Y. AG says Trump can’t dissolve foundation yet
The New York State attorney general’s office says Donald Trump must freeze his plan to dismantle his charitable foundation because state prosecutors are probing whether the president-elect personally benefited from …
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 11 a.m.
What’s better: A poured foundation or block?
I’ve got a choice to make about my new home. The builder is giving me the option of a poured concrete or concrete block foundation. There’s not a huge difference …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 2:55 p.m.
Trump used $258,000 from his charity to settle legal problems
Donald Trump spent more than a quarter-million dollars from his charitable foundation to settle lawsuits that involved the billionaire’s for-profit businesses, according to interviews and a review of legal documents. …
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016, noon
Ask the Builder: Best to keep foundation above grade
DEAR TIM: I recently moved into a neglected house. While working on the landscaping in the front yard, I discovered that the top of the foundation was below grade. Two …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s foundation announces $15.6 million in grants
Leonardo DiCaprio is upping the ante in his environmental philanthropy: His foundation has announced $15.6 million in grants for conservation efforts.
Mon., April 23, 2012, 10:57 p.m.
Spokane Scholars Foundation 2012 winners
Nearly 800 people attended the 20th annual Spokane Scholars Foundation banquet at the Spokane Convention Center, where 135 high school seniors were honored for their academic achievements and 24 were …