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Consumers Energy Foundation Awards 2017 Apprentice Scholarships Honoring Fallen Employee

2 lineworkers recognized with Jeffrey Creel Scholarships at Marshall Event
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MARSHALL, Mich., September 1, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The Consumers Energy Foundation is assisting two men training to become utility line workers as the second-year recipients of a scholarship honoring an employee killed on the job in 2012.

VIDEO: HP World on Wheels | Digital Inclusion and Learning Labs

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Remote regions of emerging countries are often left behind in the connected global economy. HP is committed to build and deploy 48 mobile, self-contained, Internet-enabled digital inclusion and learning labs to help bridge this gap in rural India.

The program supports the Indian government’s Digital India initiative and aims to reach 6,400 Indian villages and impact more than 15 million people over the next six years. Bringing digital learning and community resources to millions in rural India, HP World on Wheels is opening doors and changing lives.

5 Ways to Go Back to School with Fair Trade

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The school year is upon us. While some of us are getting into a new groove and (if we’re still on top of it) packing lunches and planning outfits the night before, the rest of us are still tying up those odds and ends on our back-to-school shopping list.

Sodexo Pledges $650,000 to Scholarship Assistance for Employees and Their Dependents

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky., August 18, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services and the University’s partner in facilities management, has made a gift commitment to WKU to establish the Sodexo Scholarship Fund to support their employees, as well as their dependents, in the pursuit of higher education at any campus of WKU. Sodexo has pledged $650,000 in scholarship assistance over the next 13 years with $50,000 in scholarships awarded in a given academic year.

Academy Instructors Raise Expectations for Youth in Brazil

A Cisco Networking Academy Success Story
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Bringing IT Skills to Children at Risk

Sérgio Bruno was one of the first instructors recruited and trained when SOS Children's Villages in São Paulo joined the Cisco Networking Academy Program. He grew up in the Villages, and jumped at the chance to become an instructor.

The LAA, LULAC and Cox Enterprises Partner to Bridge the Digital Divide with Unveiling of EHAT Technology Center in Atlanta

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ATLANTA, August 8, 2017 /3BL Media/– Yesterday, the Latin American Association (LAA), the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) and Cox Enterprises partnered to bridge the digital divide in the Hispanic community by opening a new Technology Center in Atlanta. The new technology center is part of LULAC’s Empower Hispanic America with Technology (EHAT) initiative which ensures Hispanic communities have access to dependable technology and useful resources that will empower them to succeed.

Yum! Recognizes Andy Pearson Scholarship Recipients

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At Yum!, we are focused on supporting continued education and providing development opportunities for all employees, from restaurant general managers and restaurant team members to employees at our restaurant support centers. These educational investments are positioned to grow our people, personally and professionally, in order to improve quality of life and add value to working across any of our brands.

Watch How Qualcomm Wireless Reach is Making the World a Better Place [Video]

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In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Qualcomm® Wireless Reach™, our strategic corporate social responsibility initiative, we created a series of compelling videos that drive home the positive difference our technology is making in the lives of people around the world.

Wells Fargo: Giving College Dreams a Foundation to Grow From

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After learning about the investment at a Wells Fargo Advisors' Family Finance Night, Jesse Swanagan, a single father in St. Louis, is using a 529 college savings account to ensure his son will escape poverty and achieve something he wasn’t able to: a college degree. (You-Tube video: 3 minutes)

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