By Jennifer Silberman, Vice President for Global Corporate Responsibility, Hilton Worldwide
Teachers are perhaps the world's most important travel guides. Each day, history, language and social studies teachers take their students around the world, introducing them to ancient civilizations like Pythagoras' Greece and dynastic China, and the contemporary cultures that compose today's diverse world community. Without crossing a single border, teachers empower young people to roam the globe. And one of the best ways we can empower teachers to be effective "travel guides" for their students is by helping them to travel themselves.
Local CITGO Marketers Help Shannon Oliver Fuel Education with Anti-Bullying Presentations
LONG ISLAND, N.Y., June 12, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - As part of a partnership between CITGO and the Miss New York Organization to promote education, representatives from CITGO and its local New York Marketers SPJ Distributors, Inc. and Warex Terminals Corporation, joined reigning Miss New York Shannon Oliver to celebrate CITGO "Fueling Good Day" at four Long Island Schools.
Chelsea Clinton, Estelle, Robin Thicke and Matchbox Twenty Join Tribute to Raise $1.5 million in Support of Charities for Children
Ridgefield Park, N.J., June 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ ─ Samsung celebrated its annual star-studded Hope for Children Gala on June 11 featuring celebrity guests Tony Bennett, John Legend and Rob Thomas. The event, held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City, honored Samsung’s guests and partners who have helped to improve children’s lives across the U.S. With more than 700 guests in attendance, the event raised $1.5 million to benefit children’s health, education and sustainability programs.
Scholarship award celebration ceremonies being enjoyed at eight different military bases
McGuire Air Force Base, N.J., June 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ – 26 sons and daughters of active, retired, or deceased service members are receiving $1,500 scholarships thanks to BATH FITTER and their EducationAd advertising through CBS EcoMedia. Each of the students are from the Philadelphia or Pittsburgh areas and will be getting vital funding for their payment of college tuition, books, lab fees and other related college expenses
Despite professing strong pro-environmental values around recycling, consumers are not translating these values into action. Why not?
At Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE), we talk a lot about moving beyond the four walls of our operations to influence our broader value chain. We do this not only to reduce our own impacts but to explore new ways to create positive change on broader societal issues.
We are focused on unlocking innovation and collaboration with many partners to solve today’s tough issues because, quite frankly, none of us can do it alone and we will rely on each other to create new answers to existing challenges.
The Global Conflict Minerals Symposium, coinciding with the 1-year anniversary of the ruling on August 21-22 in Los Angeles, is bringing together the greatest minds in the industry for ground-breaking discussions on current issues and the future of Conflict Minerals.