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How to Create a Balance Between Grants Management and Business Impact

The win-win outcome is the most ideal situation in business, especially when it comes to corporate social responsibility, and particularly grants management.
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The win-win outcome is the most ideal situation in business, especially when it comes to corporate social responsibility, and particularly grants management.

How to Create a Balance Between Grants Management and Business Impact

The win-win outcome is the most ideal situation in business, especially when it comes to corporate social responsibility, and particularly grants management.
Blog

The win-win outcome is the most ideal situation in business, especially when it comes to corporate social responsibility, and particularly grants management.

3 Tips for Minorities in STEM: Booz Allen’s Tony Mitchell Talks to Fast Company

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Among adults 25 and older employed in STEM jobs, only 9 percent are black and 7 percent Hispanic, according to Pew Research Center. The percentages in engineering are 5 percent black and 8 percent Hispanic1.

Given the current lack of diversity in today’s workplace, how can minority STEM professionals play a role in increasing the ranks of diverse STEM talent?

Driving Sustainability Standards Ever Higher

GRI makes key appointment as Chief Development Officer joins the organization
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GRI is raising its capacity to build on the success of the GRI Standards, following the recruitment of Marco van der Ree as Chief Development Officer.

The new appointment will be crucial in ensuring the funding is in place to support the future delivery and improvement of the GRI Standards – the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting framework.

Marco, who starts in post on 15 July, will lead work to diversify and implement the organization’s fundraising strategy and oversee outreach to institutional, foundation and public donors.

SunTrust Foundation Awards $275,000 Grant to YMCA of East Tennessee for Youth Development

Press Release

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. July 9, 2019 /3BL Media/ — The SunTrust Foundation announced today a $275,000 grant to the YMCA of East Tennessee to expand its youth development programs that focus on financial wellness, academics, leadership and well-being. On behalf of the SunTrust Foundation, Harry Gross, SunTrust Bank Knoxville market president, presented Jim Dickson, CEO of YMCA of East Tennessee, with the grant at a special event Tuesday, July 9, at West Side Family YMCA in Knoxville.

Future Lineworkers Earn Scholarships

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MARSHALL — The Consumers Energy Foundation is assisting three individuals training to become electric lineworkers with scholarships honoring two fallen company linemen.

How Cisco’s Cafes and Employee Resource Organizations Celebrate Diversity

By Jeffrey Buck, Service Delivery Manager, Workplace Resources
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When it comes to embracing diversity, Cisco is in a class by itself. We not only have a diverse workforce – we continuously honor it. Through our Employee Resource Organizations (ERO) we support our employees as they establish deeper connections with one another while celebrating their cultures. These celebrations are also great opportunities to invite others to join in on the festivities and learn more about one another.

Republic Services Touch-a-Truck Visits Bozeman, MT

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Our Republic truck was a big hit at the touch-a-truck event at Little Tree Education Center in Bozeman, MT. The kids (and Driver) had a blast!

Read more about what Republic Services is doing in the communities we serve.

Hallmark 2018 Sustainability Progress

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Changes in the marketplace are always at play. As Hallmark builds toward its vision of a more emotionally connected world, it also focuses on what the company can do to sustain it.

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Changes in the marketplace are always at play. As Hallmark builds toward its vision of a more emotionally connected world, it also focuses on what the company can do to sustain it.

Republic Services Awards Sustainability Scholarship

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Congratulations to San Juan High School Senior Bryan Pineda, recipient of the 2019 Republic Services Sustainability Scholarship. The scholarship helps graduating seniors who are continuing their sustainability efforts and studies.

Learn more about Republic Services commitment to sustainability here.

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