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‘Crazy old dreamer’ Klopp inspired to give back to the world

Liverpool manager pledges 1% of salary to aid work of global charities.

Cyclists deliver World Cup whistle, 20,000km later

Journey across 27 countries aims to raise awareness and money for charity.

Volunteers cook up survival scheme to get around Malaysia’s punitive refugee...

PichaEats is a social enterprise that teams up with refugee families.

Cantona to receive UEFA President’s Award

The award honours Eric Cantona’s carrier as a footballer and his commitment to charitable causes.

Drink a beer, save a pup at the Iron Furries fundraiser

KL's biggest and hippest bar The Iron Fairies and independent rescuers Voice for Paws come together for a fundraiser.

Sarah Jessica Parker is offering a NY shoe shopping trip for...

The winner will receive four pairs of shoes to take home.

Radiohead snubs hackers’ ransom demand

The British band refused to give into ransom demand instead wants to sell the stolen music for climate activists.

Mata’s ‘Common Goal’ movement reaches 100 signatories

With the latest additions to the Common Goal project, the cause now has an equal number of men and women among its members.

MacKenzie Bezos to donate half her fortune to charity after divorce

The soon-to-be-ex-wife of Amazon.com's Jeff Bezos pledges to donate half of her US$36 billion fortune to charity soon after her divorce is finalised.

More than RM1mil raised for Malaysian boy with leukaemia

Online campaign helps 11-year-old Tan Yong Hong's family to pay the costs of treatment in Singapore.

In Baltimore, violins to combat violence

The children who join the orchestra know they can benefit a lot from the programme even though they have no interest in becoming musicians.

Remember, you can’t take your money to your grave

Hong Kong actor Chow Yun-fat believes it is important to live a frugal lifestyle no matter how rich one is and to donate to charity.

The Teddy Bear Doctor bringing more than just comfort to KL’s...

Teddy MobileClinic ensures the city's homeless, poor and migrant workers have vital access to medical treatment.

‘Crouching Tiger’ star Chow Yun-fat vows to donate fortune

Chow, 63, joined Forbes' list of highest paid actors in the world for the first time in 2015.

A little love goes a long way for Orang Asli school

MyKasih's Love My School programme has had a positive impact on the students of SK Bukit Lanjan.

Nadal donates €1 million to Mallorca flood victims

The 17-time Grand Slam winner also made his tennis academy available for those impacted by the sudden downpour.

Stephen Hawking’s thesis and wheelchair sell for RM4.8 million

Auction house Christie's ran the nine-day online auction called 'On the Shoulders of Giants' to raise money for the Stephen Hawking Foundation and the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

Amazon says it has donated US$100 million from sales since 2013

The world's biggest online retailer gives 0.5% of almost any order's purchase price to a charity selected by customers who opt into its free AmazonSmile program, in the United States, United Kingdom and Germany.

City’s Kompany pledges testimonial cash to the homeless

Vincent Kompany will donate the money to the Homelessness Fund.

Curry, Paul, Wall launch Hurricane Florence fundraiser

Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, and John Wall have formed "Assist for Hurricane Florence" to raise money for those affected by the hurricane.

Indonesian medal winners contribute towards Lombok cause

Several Indonesian medallists at the Asian Games are donating some of their prize money to the victims of a series of earthquakes that hit the island of Lombok.

Expenses most people forget to budget for

Always anticipate the worst and you will be better equipped to handle an unexpected event when it pops up. Here are some important expenses to budget for.

Rag’n’Bone Man goes back to his British roots to pay it...

Rag'n'Bone Man's support for AudioActive has helped many youths in southern England.

Late HNA chairman’s stake in conglomerate to go to China-based charity

The decision was announced on Friday by Chief Executive Adam Tan at Wang's memorial service held in Haikou.