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It's National Roof Over Your Head Day!

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It’s simple: everyone deserves a reliable roof over their head. Did you know Rebuilding Together’s roof repair and installation work has prevented some of our neighbors from becoming homeless? Our work is also preventing further damage to the home by preventing leaks and drafts. 

BLOG | ScottsMiracle-Gro Foundation-Funded Research Shows 95% of Americans Support Pollinator Protection

Parks for Pollinators project seeks to turn this support into action
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By Carol Nowlin
Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility, ScottsMiracle-Gro

TCS and Discovery Education Bring Computational Thinking to 5,100 Educators and 300,000 Students in 2017-2018 School Year

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  • Tata Consultancy Services and  Discovery Education Pioneer Transdisciplinary Teaching Approach through Ignite My Future in School
  • Program has Reached Educators in 55 U.S. School Districts in First Year; Digital Content for Educators used in all 50 States and D.C.
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  • Tata Consultancy Services and  Discovery Education Pioneer Transdisciplinary Teaching Approach through Ignite My Future in School
  • Program has Reached Educators in 55 U.S. School Districts in First Year; Digital Content for Educators used in all 50 States and D.C.

Lockheed Martin Employees Make a Difference During “Month of Giving”

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Lockheed Martin employees participated in over 60 volunteer events, donated more than 170,000 volunteer hours and raised more than $8.2 million for 3,885 charitable organizations during the company’s fifth-annual “Month of Giving” in October.

The Power of Giving at Duke Energy

Employees step up for #GivingTuesday
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Today is #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving during which individuals, families and communities come together to donate their time or money to a worthy cause. Giving back to the communities in which we live and work is an integral part of Duke Energy's commitment to our customers – on #GivingTuesday and every day of the year.

National Park Foundation and Subaru of America Support Waste Reduction Efforts in National Parks with Subaru Share the Love® Event Fundraising Effort

Kicking off today, the Subaru Share the Love Event has raised over $7 million for national parks to date
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WASHINGTON, December 7, 2018 /3BL Media/ - It’s the season of gratitude, and once again, the National Park Foundation is thankful for support from Subaru for national parks through its annual Subaru Share the Love Event kicking off today through January 2. Now in its 11th year, the event has raised over $7 million for national parks, with 2017 proceeds enabling the National Park Foundation to contribute nearly $2 million to national park waste reduction and public awareness efforts.

Surprise! JetBlue Reveals the Location of ‘Destination Good’ and Takes Its Mission of Inspiring Humanity® to New Heights

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  • On #GivingTuesday, Winners of JetBlue’s #CheckInForGood Contest Depart for a Four-day Volunteer Trip to Destination Good on the Airline’s Newest Livery
  • JetBlue Debuts Its Latest Branded Aircraft, JetBlue For Good, Marking Its Commitment to Community Service
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  • On #GivingTuesday, Winners of JetBlue’s #CheckInForGood Contest Depart for a Four-day Volunteer Trip to Destination Good on the Airline’s Newest Livery
  • JetBlue Debuts Its Latest Branded Aircraft, JetBlue For Good, Marking Its Commitment to Community Service

Subaru of America Partners With Food Bank of South Jersey

By Melanie Zayas, SNJ Today Reporter
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CAMDEN, N.J. - Subaru of America is taking part in a nationwide effort to combat hunger in our country's young people.

The Christmas spirit was in the air at the Subaru of America in Camden on the morning of Thursday, November 15th, to kick off the return of Subaru’s annual Share the Love philanthropic event.

Volunteers from Subaru and the Food Bank of South Jersey teamed up to combat hunger for Camden’s youth community.

Shire’s Fourth Annual Global Days of Service Delivers Impact Around the Globe

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Shire’s 4th annual Global Days of Service, held around the globe throughout September and October to give back to local communities, surpassed previous employee volunteer participation rates. Shire had more than 7,600 employees participate - about 1/3 of the company, who volunteered more than 41,000 hours at more than 240 volunteer sites worldwide.

Costa Cruises Food Donation Project Now Active Also in Barcelona

Today, Costa Cruises, together with Banc dels Aliments de Barcelona, has presented its donation project for the food that has been prepared and not served on board.
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  • Today, Costa Cruises, together with Banc dels Aliments de Barcelona, has presented its donation project for the food that has been prepared and not served on board. As a result, Barcelona becomes the first port in Spain to develop this collaboration. Since its inception in other Mediterranean ports, this initiative has managed to give a second life to more than 70,000 food servings.
  • The action is a fundamental part of 4GOODFOOD. This program, developed on all the ships of the Costa fleet, through the review of processes and the involvement of crew and guests, is halving the surplus food generated on board by 2020, ten years before the date proposed by the United Nations in its 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
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  • Today, Costa Cruises, together with Banc dels Aliments de Barcelona, has presented its donation project for the food that has been prepared and not served on board. As a result, Barcelona becomes the first port in Spain to develop this collaboration. Since its inception in other Mediterranean ports, this initiative has managed to give a second life to more than 70,000 food servings.
  • The action is a fundamental part of 4GOODFOOD. This program, developed on all the ships of the Costa fleet, through the review of processes and the involvement of crew and guests, is halving the surplus food generated on board by 2020, ten years before the date proposed by the United Nations in its 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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