Genealogy Projects tagged with charities on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Loyal Order of the Moose

    Though the Moose fraternal organization was founded in the late 1800s with the modest goal of offering men an opportunity to gather socially, it was reinvented during the first decade of the 20th century into an organizational dynamo of men and women who set out to build a city that would brighten the futures of thousands of children in need all across North America.When Dr. John Henry Wilson, ...

  • The Giving Pledge

    The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthy people of the world to contribute their wealth to philanthropic causes.* Wikipedia: The Giving Pledge ==Pledges==* Bill Gates * Melinda Gates * Warren Buffett * Larry Ellison * Michael Bloomberg * Mark Zuckerberg * Carl Icahn * Paul Allen

  • Renowned Marathon Runners

    Marathon Runners ====From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia===The marathon is a long-distance running event with an official distance of 42.195 kilometres (26 miles and 385 yards),[1] that is usually run as a road race. The event was instituted in commemoration of the fabled run of the Greek soldier Pheidippides, a messenger from the Battle of Marathon (the namesake of the race) to Athens.The ma...