Weekly News Recap: January 6, 2017

Carrie Fisher starred as Princess Leia in the Star Wars franchise. Source: CinemaBlend


Life and career hacks

Books to read

Philanthropic personalities


Trends and shifts

Large gifts

  • Riverview Medical Center gets $1 million donation Nancy Mulheren, whose one-year term as chair of the Riverview Foundation’s board of trustees ended December 31, made the donation to the Giving Heals campaign, which seeks to improve clinical outcomes at the Red Bank hospital. Riverview Medical Center is a 476-bed acute care community hospital located in Red Bank, New Jersey. (1/4/17)

  • SA Tricentennial gets boost with $1.1M from Santikos Charitable Foundation San Antonio is planning big things for its 300th birthday in 2018. To help them with that, the Santikos Charitable Foundation is making this large gift. (1/3/17)

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