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Advancing Compassion Project Launches ProPhilanthropy℠ Fund

Novel microfinance fund combines recurring social investment in projects promoting community development with immediate tax deductibility for contributors.

San Diego, CA | December 24, 2012. Advancing Compassion Project (ACP) announces the launch of the ProPhilanthropy™ Fund, which will provide microfinance support for projects that are proactively and efficiently promoting individual and community development. Continue Reading…

Zach Wahls – Nationally-Noted Advocate and Author of “My Two Moms” to Lead Forum Addressing Anti-LGBT Policies of the Boy Scouts of America

Advancing Compassion Project presents Zach Wahls and “Scouts for Equality” in San Diego on Sept. 23rd to discuss the impact of the Boy Scouts’ ban on Gay Scouts and LGBT Leaders – and how to bring change to a national organization influencing millions of American youth.

San Diego, CA | September 7, 2012.  Zach Wahls, whose impassioned 3 minute speech on marriage equality to the Iowa legislature quickly became the most watched political video on YouTube with over 17 million views, and who has since appeared on Ellen, David Letterman, Jon Stewart and others, recently formed “Scouts For Equality” to help end the anti-LGBT policies of the Boy Scouts of America. Continue Reading…

“Volunteers Changing Lives” Launched by Advancing Compassion Project on Valentine’s Day

Grassroots communitarian service program brings hearts, minds and hands together for positive change: Kickoff event brings San Diego couples and singles together on Valentine’s Day to help kids at 22 area elementary schools who are facing critical food insecurity.

San Diego, CA | February 14, 2012.  Advancing Compassion Project (ACP) announces the launch of Volunteers Changing Lives, a program to support human interest and environmental projects creating positive impact in local communities. Continue Reading…

Advancing Compassion Project Launches New Model of Charitable Giving

California-based nonprofit fosters innovation within community-based organizations and enables donors to play a more active role in promoting change.

San Diego, CA | February 9, 2012. Advancing Compassion Project (ACP) announces the launch of ProPhilanthropy, an initiative designed to raise awareness and support for innovative projects addressing human, societal or environmental issues, and help donors make contributions having more strategic and lasting value. Continue Reading…