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Commentary: What is the role of business in disaster response?

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The earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan is a chance for companies to offer more than financial help to the ravaged region, says Clare Melford, CEO of the International Business Leaders Forum.

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The earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan is a chance for companies to offer more than financial help to the ravaged region, says Clare Melford, CEO of the International Business Leaders Forum.

UPS Helps Japan Recovery, Pledges $1 Million in Logistics Support

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For the last four days, The UPS Foundation’s Joe Ruiz has been on the phone. His job is to figure out how UPS can best leverage its transportation network, humanitarian logistics teams and funds to help the victims of Friday’s tsunami and earthquake in Japan.

Supporting relief efforts in Japan from Microsoft

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We have all been shocked and saddened by the images and reports coming from Japan.

It is a human tragedy on a massive scale.

Girls Inc. New York Luncheon Salutes Women of Achievement

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Girls Inc., the nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, will host its annual New York Luncheon Celebrating Women of Achievement on March 14 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

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Girls Inc., the nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, will host its annual New York Luncheon Celebrating Women of Achievement on March 14 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

Banorte Honors Women on International Women’s Day

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On International Women’s Day, Banorte takes the opportunity to recognize women’s significant contributions to their homes, workplaces, communities, and the world, as well as celebrates the successes of women in Mexico and around the globe.

 

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On International Women’s Day, Banorte takes the opportunity to recognize women’s significant contributions to their homes, workplaces, communities, and the world, as well as celebrates the successes of women in Mexico and around the globe.

 

Banorte honra a las mujeres en el “Día Internacional de la Mujer”

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En el “Día Internacional de la Mujer” Banorte aprovecha la oportunidad para dar reconocimiento a la importante contribución de las mujeres a sus hogares, sitios de trabajo, comunidades y al mundo entero. Asimismo, celebra los éxitos de las mujeres en México y en todo el mundo. 

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En el “Día Internacional de la Mujer” Banorte aprovecha la oportunidad para dar reconocimiento a la importante contribución de las mujeres a sus hogares, sitios de trabajo, comunidades y al mundo entero. Asimismo, celebra los éxitos de las mujeres en México y en todo el mundo. 

International Women's Day: Women's Leadership on Nonprofit Boards

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As we celebrate International Women’s Day, let’s honor the women who provide volunteer leadership through their service on global, national, and regional nonprofit boards. And let’s recognize the unique opportunity for younger generations of women to develop and contribute as leaders through nonprofit board service.

Boards have leadership authority in the nonprofit sector

Drama Empowers Women in Chiapas, Mexico

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) March 8, 2011 - “When my mother was engaged in the 1970s more or less, women couldn’t get ahead even if they wanted to – they couldn’t study and forget about them understanding their rights. Imagine how much heart these women must have had to handle so much oppression,” said Luz Angelica to her curious assistant Namir.

Preparing Today's Kids for Tomorrow's Jobs

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Posted by Brad Smith
Microsoft General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Legal and Corporate Affairs

This morning marked an important milestone in our work to improve the quality of education in Washington State.  A number of us came together for the official launch of Washington STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) a new privately funded program to improve teaching and learning in the critical disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and math.

Millions of Volunteers to Lend a Helping Hand for Keep America Beautiful's Great American Cleanup(TM) 2011

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) STAMFORD, CT - March 04, 2011 - With state and local budgets stretched to their limits, a growing volunteer movement is helping to fill the gap by engaging individuals in community service. National nonprofit Keep America Beautiful (KAB) is encouraging people of all ages to rekindle their pride in their communities by volunteering for KAB's 2011 Great American Cleanup.
 

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