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KFC South Africa ‘Spins’ for Add Hope Initiative

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Yum! Brands Global Newsroom: Community

The KFC South Africa Supply Chain team recently hosted a ‘Spin-a-thon’ fundraiser to raise awareness and funds for their Add Hope initiative, a program designed to provide opportunities to give back in partnership with KFC.

Why a ‘Work From Home’ Option is a Necessity But Not a Cure-All

By Justine Hofherr
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If your manager gave you the option of working from home whenever you want, would you do it? And if so, how often?

Top U.S. Companies Bring Nationwide Hiring Effort to Phoenix, Connecting Thousands of Young Job Seekers to Economic Opportunity

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  • The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a coalition of 33 leading U.S. companies, will host its next Opportunity Hiring Fair in Phoenix on Oct. 30, launching a long-term effort to bring job opportunities to thousands of underserved youth across Maricopa County
  • This event will build on the unprecedented impact from the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative’s launch last month in Chicago with more than 4,000 participants, over 40 community organizations, and more than 800 job offers to date
  • Four more companies join the national initiative to create pathways to employment for young Americans, including Papa John’s, Republic Services, TOMS and VILLA
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  • The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a coalition of 33 leading U.S. companies, will host its next Opportunity Hiring Fair in Phoenix on Oct. 30, launching a long-term effort to bring job opportunities to thousands of underserved youth across Maricopa County
  • This event will build on the unprecedented impact from the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative’s launch last month in Chicago with more than 4,000 participants, over 40 community organizations, and more than 800 job offers to date
  • Four more companies join the national initiative to create pathways to employment for young Americans, including Papa John’s, Republic Services, TOMS and VILLA

Kimberly-Clark 2015 College Tour

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From pastry chef to electrical engineer...this Purdue University not-traditional student is beginning his new life and career with Kimberly-Clark. 

Kimberly Clark will be visiting Purdue University and other colleges to recruit students. Download the full tour schedule and learn more here.

Celebrating the Women of Kimberly-Clark

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Top Kimberly-Clark leaders shared career lessons with employees on September 15th. Over half of the senior leadership team is comprised of women. 

Learn more about careers at Kimberly-Clark

Big Commitment, Big Impact: Aramark’s “Building Community” Volunteer Program - The Minute

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Corporate volunteerism has a long history as the primary social program for many companies. But the idea has come a long way from the traditional, once-a-year, clean-up-the-park day. Not that there’s anything wrong with that kind of effort, but in these troubled times with so much need in so many areas, bigger commitments are required to make an impact on today’s large social problems.

Southwest Airlines Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Southwest Airlines continues its commitment to the Hispanic community through its support of community events all year long
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Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and continues its proud tradition of sponsoring nonprofit organizations dedicated to making a positive difference in the Latino community.  

Wells Fargo Announces $125 Billion Lending Goal to Support NAHREP’s Hispanic Wealth Project

Company also plans increase in Hispanic home mortgage consultants and $10 million to support financial education and counseling; NAHREP strives to triple Hispanic household wealth over 10 years
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DES MOINES, Iowa, Sept. 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Wells Fargo Home Mortgage announced today, the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, its support of the goals of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals’ Hispanic Wealth Project, which seeks to triple Hispanic household wealth over the next decade.

Cities for Citizenship Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary

Almost 20 Mayors Unite to Promote Citizenship, Immigrant Inclusion and Financial Capability
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NEW YORK, September 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ – On September 17th, Cities for Citizenship, the national initiative aimed at increasing citizenship among eligible legal permanent residents (LPRs), celebrates its 1 year anniversary.

Since its launch, nearly 20 cities have joined and more than 6,000 individuals nationwide were assisted in their pursuit of citizenship.

MGM Resorts International Donates $1 Million to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture

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Las Vegas, September 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Building on its long-standing commitment to diversity and philanthropy, MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) today announced a $1 million donation to the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). The gift will support the construction of the Smithsonian’s 19th museum, scheduled to open in 2016.

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