Philanthropy News Digest: PenFed Foundation Receives $2.5 Million for Defenders Lodge Initiative

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation has announced a $2.5 million gift from veteran Lee Anderson and his wife, Penny, to support construction of a new facility that will provide short-term housing for veterans receiving treatment at the Veterans Affairs Health Care System in Palo Alto, California. Click here to read the full story.

Southampton Patch: Acclaimed Stand-Up Comic Bobby Collins Takes the Stage at the Southampton Cultural Center

A native of New York who attended New Hyde Park Memorial High School in Long Island, legendary comedian Bobby Collins will give a smashing performance at the Southampton Cultural Center next weekend, August 12-13, 2011. Show times are 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $45 and available online. Click here for the full story.