LOTTERY

A Calgary Man Won A $40 Million Lottery Jackpot And Is Giving It All To Charity

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A 64-year old retiree in Calgary is donating his entire $40 million lottery jackpot winnings to cancer research in memory of his wife.

#PARKS AND RECREATION

You Can Win A Trip To The Set Of ‘Parks And Recreation’ And Lunch With Nick Offerman

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The folks at Charitybuzz are auctioning off a set visit to 'Parks and Recreation' and a lunch for four with Nick Offerman to benefit Sandy Hook Promise.

#Christmas

Breaking Good Guy News: Andre Johnson Is Still The Best Guy In The World

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For the seventh year in a row, Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson paid for 12 kids to go on an 80-second shopping spree at Toys R Us.

NEW YORK YANKEES

Nobody Wants To Eat Lunch With Alex Rodriguez, Not Even For Charity

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In what is perhaps a testament to his dwindling popularity, a lunch with Alex Rodriguez currently has zero bids for David Ortiz's Children's Fund auction.

VICTORIA BECKHAM

People Are Turning Profits On David Beckham’s Donated Charity Items

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After Victoria and David Beckham donated their clothes and other goods for typhoon relief, people bought them at a charity store and sold them for profits.

Technology

Bill Gates Is Not A Fan Of Tech Sector “Charity”

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Bill Gates has a few choice words for tech companies putting the Internet over, say, malaria.

suspensions

Alex Rodriguez’s Supporters Would Like Donations To Help Them Keep Protesting ‘Injustice’

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While Alex Rodriguez's supporters in Hispanics Across America deny that he has paid them, they're now asking for donations to keep fighting "injustice."

#WILL FERRELL

You Can Bid On A Chance To Perform On Stage With The Cast Of ‘Anchorman’

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For the unfamiliar, <a href="http://www.omaze.com/" target="_blank">the website omaze</a> offers people the chance to donate money in order to win some really cool experiences to benefit some pretty great charities and organizations.

#DC COMICS

We Can Be Heroes Exclusive First Look: Flash, Aquaman, And Cyborg Raise Money For Charity

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We Can Be Heroes is DC's charity initiative, and they have some great stuff for fans of Cyborg, the Flash, and Aquaman this week.

NEW YORK CITY

New York City Non-Profits Are Trying To Diversify The Lacrosse Bro Image

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Several non-profit groups in New York City are bringing lacrosse to underprivileged kids who would otherwise never have the opportunity to play.

video

With Leather’s Watch This: This ‘Horrific Bowling Accident’ Isn’t Horrific

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A bowler named Troy Walker competed at <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cLS8xP8IBCY" target="_blank">the 2013 Luci Bonneau Doubles Charity Bowling Tournament</a> in Houston over the weekend, and according to the very convenient video with announcers from a charity bowling tournament, he was the victim of a “horrific bowling accident.

SOCCER

Dirk Nowitzki's Charity Soccer Game Flop Is Amazing (And Morning Links)

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Dirk Nowitzki participated in a charity soccer game in Germany over the weekend, and although his squad lost 8-7, Dirk took home the Moment Of The Game with an epic, hilarious flop.

SAMSUNG

Meeting Rob Thomas And Other Highlights From Samsung’s Hope For Children Benefit Gala

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Last night during Samsung's Hope for Children Benefit Gala, $1.5 million was raised and I got to meet my Rob Thomas.

SOCCER

And Now, 22 One-Legged Men In An Ass-Kicking Contest

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<a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/06/and-now-22-one-legged-men-in-an-ass-kicking-contest/one-legged-charity-match" rel="attachment wp-att-114905"></a>I'd like to preface this clip of one-legged soccer players getting into a bench-clearing brawl by saying holy shit, there is no way this is real.

VIRGIN GALACTIC

A Russian Man Paid $1.5 Million For A Trip To Space With Leonardo DiCaprio

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A Russian businessman was a big bidder at the Cannes amfAR benefit auction, as he paid $1.5 million for a ride on Virgin Galactic with Leonardo DiCaprio.

#FLORIDA

A Florida Woman Named Ashley Burns Won Big On 'Wheel Of Fortune'

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After winning $23,000 on Wheel of Fortune, a Florida woman with a very familiar name used a watch party to raise money for charity.

#KATE UPTON

Meet The Bro Who Is Dragging A Giant Pair Of Boobs Across Antarctica For Charity

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Antarctica is suddenly becoming a hot spot for giant breasts, as it started with <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/02/important-late-breaking-news-kate-upton-looks-nice-on-the-new-sports-illustrated-swimsuit-issue-cover">Kate Upton and Sports Illustrated taking a trip to the South Pole to shoot the cover of this year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue</a> and will continue with one man’s strange-but-awesome quest to break a world record.

the price is right

The Charles Barkley Price Is Right Appearance, Or “What The Hell Happened To The Price Is Right”

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Charles Barkley showed up as part of 'The Price Is Right's' second-annual "Celebrity Charity Week" alongside such luminaries as Demi Lovato and two of the four dudes from 98 Degrees, and while it's cool to 1) be on 'The Price Is Right' and 2) win money for charity, what the hell is going on with 'The Price Is Right.

thank you

Thanks To Our Wonderful UPROXX Readers, $10,000 Has Been Donated To Worthy Causes

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You may recall shortly before Christmas we asked you guys to pledge to go out and do some good in the world. Well, thanks to you, $10K is going to charity.

stubhub

Watch This Video On The Roots Of Music. It’s Important.

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So what are you waiting for? Click the dang Roots Of Music video thing! It's important!!!


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