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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle want people to donate to charity rather than sending wedding gifts

Kensington Palace have announced that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle would prefer for people to donate to charity to mark their wedding, rather than sending gifts. SEE ALSO: The acting roles of Meghan Markle before her royal engagement The
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Deadpool is donating a pink super-suit to fight cancer

The Merc with a Mouth is breaking fourth walls harder than ever by contributing to the real-life fight against cancer. SEE ALSO: Get pumped for 'Deadpool 2' with all sorts of merchandise available now Ryan Reynolds, actor and close personal friend
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Petition calls for Matt Smith to donate his pay disparity from 'The Crown'

Following the recent reveal that Matt Smith out-earned Claire Foy on The Crown – even though Foy was the true lead of the series – fans are calling on Smith to help even the score.  A Care2 petition is asking Smith and Netflix to
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Overwhelming influx of donations crashes MND charity website following Stephen Hawking's death

In the aftermath of Stephen Hawking's death, the website for the Motor-Neurone Disease (MND) Association has crashed due to an overwhelming influx of donations.  SEE ALSO: Stephen Hawking, beloved author of 'A Brief History of Time,' dies at 76
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These college courses give students free money — so they can donate it all away

If someone asked you to picture a philanthropist, chances are a billionaire like Bill Gates or John D. Rockefeller Sr. would come to mind. But not all philanthropists are billionaires, or even millionaires for that matter. People who make modest
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Tesla is donating electric car chargers to select U.S. offices

Keeping your electric car charged is a big part of maintenance for those living the gas-free life, so Tesla is now bringing its Wall Connectors to offices — and it's installing them for free. Tesla introduced this month the Workplace Charging
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George and Amal Clooney just made a huge donation to Florida school shooting survivors

In less than a week, Parkland, Florida, has transformed into the grounds for a new movement  helmed by teenagers who have made it their mission to shift the conversation around gun control and put an end to mass shootings. These students,
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Emma Watson's big donation kicks off the new Time's Up fund in the UK

Emma Watson has donated £1 million ($1.4 million) to a new UK fund, designed to support organisations working to stop harassment and abuse in workplaces across industries.  The Harry Potter star's donation coincides with the creation of
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Walmart will donate up to 20 million in cash and supplies for Harvey relief and recovery

From: Mashable By Matt Petronzio Recommended by: Mashable Walmart has announced a significant effort to help victims and survivors of Tropical Storm Harvey in affected areas of the Gulf Coast.The retail giant has pledged to match
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Corporates donated Rs 957 crore to national parties in 4 years, BJP got lion’s share: ADR report

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The BJP received the lion’s share – Rs 705.81 crore – of Rs 956.77 crore that corporate houses donated to five national parties between 2012-13 and 2015-16, a report by a Delhi-