FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – Three Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) partner agencies have received $ 1.4 million from the Coronavirus Relief Fund to provide abuse and domestic violence prevention services. CHFS has asked advocacy organizations to receive the funding, which comes from Kentucky’s share of federal CARES Act resources. Targeted programs serve …

SAN FRANCISCO – Wells Fargo has laid off more than 100 employees for raising coronavirus relief funds for struggling small businesses. According to a memo obtained by Bloomberg, the bank has detected activity that it says shows some employees defrauded the US Small Business Administration “by making false statements by asking for coronavirus relief funds …

Domestic violence experts are calling on the government to provide emergency funds as shelters prepare for an influx of referrals amid fears the Covid-19 outbreak is fueling violence at home. At least 15 organizations of violence against women and girls, including Women’s Aid, signed a letter to the Department of Housing, Communities and Local Government …

University Advancement and Marketing and the Ferris Foundation are preparing to host Ferris State University’s third day of giving, One Day for Dawgs, a 24-hour fundraiser on Wednesday, April 14. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the postponement of the 2020 One Day for Dawgs event. The focus quickly shifted to promoting the Student Hardship Fund …

After unsuccessful attempts in Congress to transfer more funds to parents wanting their children to return to in-person learning, President Donald Trump on Monday issued an executive order directing the Department of Health and Human Services to allow use global pandemic grant funds. private school and home expenses. States would be able to use Community …

Need to stay up to date with coronavirus news in Texas? Our evening roundup will help you stay on top of the day’s latest updates. Register here. Texas school superintendents and education advocates are calling on the state not to cut funding next semester for districts experiencing declining enrollment due to COVID-19. Texas funds schools …

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – In a year of change and uncertainty, one thing remains constant: Purdue Day of Giving has once again set a fundraising record. The 24-hour social media-based event – now in its seventh year – raised $ 42.2 million, surpassing last year’s 41.6 million and reaching a cumulative total of 189.1 million …

CU Boulder received over $ 9.3 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) stimulus funds that the campus set aside for emergency grants for students facing financial hardship due to COVID-19. Based on their particular circumstances, currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students may be eligible for these emergency grants. Applicants must be U.S. …

Announcement Tuskegee University has received approximately $ 1.83 million in funds from the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security) Act to address the urgent needs of enrolled students due to the COVID-19 pandemic and disruption university programs. These funds will be distributed to students once the Tuskegee Emergency Fund Application is available online. The …

In early April, the Mission Asset Fund launched the California College Student Emergency Support Fund, which offered $ 2.3 million to low-income, undocumented, or otherwise needy California students in the form of $ 500 scholarships. “In the first 10 minutes the system crashed,” said Audrey Dow, senior vice president of Campaign for College Opportunity, one …

March 17 – The city’s aldermen voted unanimously on Tuesday to accept an estimated $ 44 million to Manchester as part of the $ 1.9 trillion US bailout package signed last week by the President Joe Biden. The state will receive nearly $ 960 million, according to projections by the New Hampshire Municipal Association and …

Even though the university has not requested, requested, received or consulted the nearly $ 9 million in funding that has been allocated to it, Harvard has said that its focus on money is becoming contraindicated. productive in relation to the help it was supposed to provide. “The intense focus of politicians and others on Harvard …

By Craig Clough (March 22, 2021, 7:47 p.m. EDT) – Local governments suing Bayer Ag over alleged Monsanto waterway contamination on Friday filed a new preliminary settlement motion with a California federal judge, saying they had addressed issues it found in a previous agreement, including the delay in accessing clean-up funds if communities discover PCBs …

Morgan Stanley is expected to offer high net worth clients the option of investing in bitcoin funds, making it the first major U.S. bank to do so, CNBC reported Wednesday. The MS investment bank, -0.70% told financial advisers in an internal memo that it would provide wealth management clients with access to three bitcoin-related funds, …

ASHEVILLE – Last year, Dining Out For Life, the national fundraiser for community-based HIV / AIDS organizations, had to bypass the coronavirus and its associated closures, becoming Dine In For Life in some cities. This year, although the pandemic is showing signs of receding, Dine In For Life returns to Asheville on April 29. Restaurants …

As Texas economy reeling from a month-long statewide trade shutdown, unprecedented unemployment and falling oil prices, some Texans are calling on authorities to tap into in the State Economic Stabilization Fund, which has billions of dollars in taxes that the authorities have saved for years. For weeks, attempts by Texans to access unemployment benefits, food …

The Florida Gators may not have their Pro Day until March 31, but that doesn’t stop the former Gators Kyle pitts to put their athleticism to the test during training. Today Pitts posted his 40-yard time, clocking an incredible, blazing 4.46 seconds. The workout was posted on Instagram and eventually shared on other social media …

RICHMOND HILL, Ga. (WSAV) – Almost six months ago, a life-changing accident turned the life of Richmond Hill middle school teacher Valerie Feske upside down, leaving her paralyzed from the chest down. After a five-month absence while receiving rehab treatment in Atlanta, the wife and mother of two is now back home in Bryan County …

The charter company that operated the helicopter that crashed in January, killing Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others, received more than $ 600,000 under a federal program to support the payroll of the aviation industry amid the coronavirus crisis. Long Beach-based Island Express Helicopters obtained payment on May 1 through the CARES Act, …

How Use of Rainy Day Funds Affects State Credit Ratings

Credit scores are of critical importance to state governments. A low rating can suggest to investors that a government is more likely to default on the debt it issues. This makes it more expensive for a state to borrow money and adds constraints to its budget. However, a strong rainy day fund can have a …

WASHINGTON – With a nod to Women’s History Month, the Democratic-led House on Wednesday passed two measures, one designed to protect women from domestic violence, the other to remove the deadline States to ratify the amendment on equal rights. The reauthorization of the violence against women law passed 244-172 with 29 Republicans joining Democrats in …

Assistant Secretary of Health Admiral Brett Giroir speaks as US President Donald Trump listens during a press conference on the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, April 27, 2020. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images There is “no way on Earth” the United States can test …

The eight judges declined to consider an appeal in which South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster sought to remove two clinics – in Charleston and Columbia – from the state’s Medicaid network. Planned Parenthood applauded the decision but warned there were at least two dozen cases pending across the country. Politico: Supreme Court rejects challenge to …

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro has pledged “this is the last year” House spending bills will prevent federal funds from being used to pay for abortion in a hearing Tuesday as she is preparing to take over all federal spending in January. DeLauro, D-3, has previously said she wants to repeal the Hyde Amendment, …

On World Water Day, KBI Global Investors outlines the immense challenges ahead for water conservation and how sustainable investing can make a difference. This is the ultimate contradiction: water is priceless, but free. Without water, manufacturing stops, food does not grow, the economy collapses, and ultimately life ceases. It’s a difficult concept to understand, but …

March 19 – TRAVERSE CITY – Michigan lawmakers are here. The $ 1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill enacted on March 11 by President Joe Biden includes a provision that will require states to allocate included federal school aid within 60 days. Michigan is expected to receive $ 3.8 billion in educational aid. U.S. Senator Debbie …

Jeff Galvin, CEO of American Gene Technologies, has always made investing in his team and in the BioHealth Capital Region (BHCR) a top priority. In the latest sign of the company’s commitment to its employees and the region, AGT recently announced the creation of a Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) certified laboratory that actively provides …

For all those people who have a taste for risk, it is better to recognize the profits and allocate the balance to other asset classes such as gold, hybrid funds. The directive of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) that – in the event of the purchase of units of mutual funds (except …

NPS: How to configure a SIP and get a NAV the same day | Photo credit: Thinkstock The Pension Fund Development and Regulation Authority (PFRDA) which manages the National Pension System (NPS) has facilitated the transfer of money to its subscribers from their bank accounts. What is the NPS The National Pension System (NPS) is …

In a year like no other, the performance of risky assets often seemed remarkably out of touch with real-world events. Any advisor will know that, as the old saying goes, the stock market is not the economy – but there were times when it felt like the two were going in completely opposite directions. Against …

Dividend paying stocks are the Tom Hanks of investing – everyone seems to love them. Many retirees rely (at least in part) on the regular income that dividend-paying stocks generate. Non-retirees, on the other hand, enjoy “getting paid to wait” – or the idea of ​​receiving quarterly income on stocks while clinging to appreciation in …

(John Kemp is a market analyst at Reuters. The opinions expressed are his own) * Chartbook: https://tmsnrt.rs/3vJIZhP LONDON, March 22 (Reuters) – Oil hedge fund positioning had become directionless as last week’s sell-off approached, after a four-month rally since announcing the first successful COVID-19 vaccines in early November. Hedge funds and other fund managers bought …

Overview Rainy Day Funds can be a powerful tool in helping policymakers weather economic downturns and build a solid fiscal base for states. But the details of building and managing funds make all the difference. When state policies governing rainy day funds are clear and consistently applied, they mitigate the impact of recessions, thereby reducing …

U.S. stock indexes closed higher on Monday, after losses of all three major indexes last week, with investors weighing the improving economic outlook against fears of a faster-than-expected interest rate hike. Friday, the Dow Jones fell 0.5% weekly, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq both slipped 0.8%. What drove the market? Technology-related stocks helped push …

“Money won’t buy happiness” is a common saying that many of us have heard in our lifetime. While it’s true that money technically can’t buy you happiness, financial security gives you the opportunity to find true happiness. For Shurland Ayers, getting to a point where he was self-sufficient and financially capable was the first thing …

Rainy day funds represent the first line of defense for states facing severe budget deficits caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and a sharp drop in income associated with the economic downturn. However, as policymakers seek to fill in the gaps, they may find their ability to access their savings accounts limited by rules that govern …

Chris and Mary Pat Christie are proud of the fact that the New Jersey 30 Day Fund they’ve already started funding 120 applications – at least one for each of the state’s 21 counties – and are excited to have been able to help small businesses they say may have fallen through the cracks of …

WHEELING – West Virginia’s monthly municipal reimbursement allowance through federal CARES Act funding has ended. Yet millions of additional dollars in direct federal funding through the US bailout are expected to arrive soon. Since the pandemic began a year ago, the economic downturn has impacted local governments in many ways – from losses in some …

Colombian President Ivan Duque’s administration has bribed lawmakers to support the postponement of next year’s elections, senators say. According to Independent Senator Rodrigo Lara, government officials offered funds for the country’s peace process to lawmakers who agreed to back last week’s failed “coup”. Colombian opposition calls for demonstrations against attempted “coup” Senator Luis Fernando Velasco …

The Maryland State House is shown beyond the Miller Senate office building in Annapolis. Photo by Danielle E. Gaines. The Senate on Monday approved the final passage of more than 30 bills, including measures to guide the state’s response to COVID-19, remove the governor of Maryland from the parole process, and allow counties to put …