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February 01, 2017
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Charities Face Backlash Over Galas at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

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President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate is one of the largest venues in Palm Beach, Fla., and regularly hosts nonprofit galas. But since the election, nonprofits with scheduled events there have drawn harsh criticism.

Major charities including the American Red Cross, the Cleveland Clinic, and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute are drawing protests for going through with scheduled galas at Mar-a-Lago, the Palm Beach, Fla., mansion owned by President Trump.

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