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Planting Purpose with the Arbor Day Foundation

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Guest post by Dalila Wilson-Scott, Senior Vice President of Community Impact for Comcast Corporation.

Multi-Sector Partnerships - The Key to a Brighter Future?

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Blackrock CEO Larry Fink wrote a letter last year that shook the business world. Fink, CEO of one of the most influential investment management companies in the world, urged CEOs around the world to take responsibility and action for their company’s social impact.  

Augmented Reality Brings History to Life

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is testing new ways for visitors to experience a personal connection to the families who lost their lives during the Holocaust.
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Fourteen-year-old Abby Blunt hardly knows what the world was like before smartphones — but technology is helping her with that.

During a recent trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., Abby roamed the “Tower of Faces” section of the main exhibition, smartphone in hand, eyes glued to her screen.

Timberland Partners With TutorMate for Micro-Volunteerism

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As more employees look to work at organizations that embed Purpose at their core, employee engagement around social and environmental initiatives becomes even more critical for leading brands. In fact, 71 percent of employees say they want their company to provide opportunities for them to help make a positive impact.

Free Lightbulbs Part of Plan to Light Up Jackson Neighborhoods

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ConsumersEnergy donates 1,000 lightbulbs to help brighten up Michigan neighborhoods through the Light Up the City initiative.

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ConsumersEnergy donates 1,000 lightbulbs to help brighten up Michigan neighborhoods through the Light Up the City initiative.

Respecting the Rights and Interests of First Nations at Borden

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A significant milestone in development of Borden Gold, Canada’s first all-electric underground mine took place on June 6, 2018, with the signing of an Impacts and Benefits Agreement (IBA) between Goldcorp and three First Nation communities including Brunswick House First Nation (BHFN)Chapleau Cree First Nation (CCFN), and Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation (COFN).

AEG Hosts Second Annual Arroyo Seco Weekend Youth Program

More than 30 students from Pasadena Unified School District and Pasadena area high schools provided exclusive behind-the-scenes access to Goldenvoice’s Arroyo Seco Weekend and overall insight to entertainment industry
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In the days leading up to Goldenvoice’s Arroyo Seco Weekend in Pasadena, Calif., AEG welcomed more than 30 students from Pasadena Unified School District and Pasadena area high schools for the second annual Arroyo Seco Weekend Youth Program at the Rose Bowl.

Over the course of two days, students heard from entertainment industry professionals including Martha Saucedo, AEG’s Executive Vice President of External Affairs; Nic Adler, Arroyo Seco Weekend Festival Director; Pasadena Councilmember Tyron Hampton; Rose Bowl CEO Darryl Dunn in addition to other Goldenvoice staff.  

Operational Excellence, Sustainable Value: Goldcorp’s 2017 Sustainability Report

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Our 2017 Sustainability Report, Operational Excellence. Sustainable Value., detailing our economic, environmental and social performance for the year has been published.

Making Friends With the LA River

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“The FoLAR volunteer event was a great experience for team bonding, cleaning up the environment, and enjoying local green spaces in the urban area."

Timberland Volunteers Help First Grade Students Improve Reading Skills Through TutorMate’s Interactive Online Platform

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Outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland recently offered employees at its corporate headquarters in Stratham, NH an innovative new way to serve -- from the convenience of their desks -- in partnership with TutorMate, a division of Innovations of Learning (a non-profit focused on teaching students to read).  TutorMate pairs adult tutors with students in need to help improve reading, vocabulary and comprehension skills.

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