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Fair Trade USA's Holiday Gift Guide

Gifts that Give Back
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Fair Trade USA's Holiday Gift Guide

The best gifts are ones that tell a story. This year, you can tell the story of helping farmers improve their communities when you give Fair Trade Certified gifts. Fair Trade USA's annual Holiday Gift Guide is filled with great ideas for everyone on your list. So go ahead and spread the holiday cheer while making a difference in the lives of famers and workers with every purchase. These products are available online. So shop away…

She Will Innovate: New Changemakers and Ashoka Fellows

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“Ashoka knows that when women and girls have a chance to succeed, everybody wins,” said Ashoka President, Diana Wells. “The three winners in the ‘She Will Innovate’ competition are unlocking access to literacy, education, health information, and economic opportunity for girls and women worldwide, while helping to bridge the digital divide.”

Shaping Healthcare Delivery

By Jon, GSK Public Poliy & Advocacy
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'Shaping' Healthcare Delivery

By Jon, GSK Public Policy and Advocacy
 

Tips for Reducing Food Waste

Q&A with "American Wasteland" author Jonathan Bloom
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My family is wasteful.

And I wish we weren’t.

I cringe as I scrape the uneaten green beans, ham and scalloped potatoes off of my kids’ plates into the garbage. (Apparently, 2- and 3-year-old children are finicky eaters).

My husband grew up with the parental edict of ‘Eat what you take.’ While, I may have been privy to a message more like ‘There are starving children in the world.’

CVS/pharmacy Partners with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® for 9th Annual Thanks and Giving® Campaign

Annual in-store fundraiser runs through Dec. 8
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WOONSOCKET, R.I., Nov. 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ -- CVS/pharmacy today announced its annual in-store fundraiser for the ninth year to support the St. Jude Children's Thanks and Giving campaign, a unique holiday program that raises awareness and funds for the pioneering research and exceptional care provided at St. Jude.

$1.3 Million Donation Combats a Grim Reality: One in Three Women Diagnosed with Cancer

The Mary Kay Foundation awards grants to 13 respected doctors and medical scientists nationwide
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DALLAS, November 16, 2012 /3BL Media/ - A mother. A sister. A daughter. For every three women, one will develop some type of cancer in their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. To combat this sobering statistic and to continue its steadfast mission to support research of cancers affecting women, The Mary Kay FoundationSM awarded grants to 13 respected doctors and medical scientists. Each grant provides crucial funding in the amount of $100,000 for a total of $1.3 million.

American Cancer Society Recognizes Exceptional Corporate Efforts to Reduce Employee Cancer Risk

Annual awards honor commitments to cancer & tobacco control, employee giving & engagement
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ATLANTA, November 16, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The American Cancer Society is recognizing several companies today for their exceptional efforts to help create a world with less cancer and more birthdays among their staff.  The recognitions - Award of ExcellenceExcellence in Cancer ControlExcellence in Employee EngagementExcelle

Charity: Water's Jonna Davis - Video Interview

Collaboration Between NGOs and Corporations
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Jonna Davis of charity:water sat down for an interview with Video4Good at COMMIT!Forum 2012.

Join the American Cancer Society for the Great American Smokeout® and Be a Quitter

Tobacco Atlas estimates 1 billion people will die worldwide during 21st century if they don't quit smoking
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ATLANTA, Nov.

America, Complete the Cycle!

By Jenny, GSK Respiratory and Neuroscience
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By Jenny, GSK Respiratory and Neuroscience

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