Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will include volunteers from UnitedHealthcare and The Heart of America Foundation
WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ - On the first day of school at Bruce-Monroe Elementary School at Park View in Northwest D.C., CBS EcoMedia, The Heart of America Foundation and UnitedHealthcare will today unveil a newly renovated cafeteria and health and wellness center. UnitedHealthcare employee volunteers will help put the finishing touches on the cafeteria transformation by painting classrooms, building furniture, setting up a fresh-food service line and packaging books for each student to take home.
On Saturday, August 29, STAR India's flagship channel Star Plus will air Girl Rising, an acclaimed documentary from Academy Award nominee Richard E. Robbins that raises awareness of gender inequality and advocates for women's empowerment. The film is the centerpiece of the Girl Rising campaign, which promotes women's rights around the world, and this broadcast will be the first time the film has been shown in India.
Ana-Lizet is a painter who plans to major in bioengineering. Joe is majoring in public health, and Joseph is studying aerospace engineering. There’s also Tyler, an agricultural ambassador and Sonora, a mathematics major and beekeeper.
All talented and all headed off to school with support from Clorox scholarships and Clorox people.
Over the past 20-plus years, Clorox has helped provide scholarships to hundreds of students like these.
August 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ - On August 25, the H&M Conscious Foundation launches the first ever Global Change Award − one of the world’s biggest challenges for early stage innovation and the first such initiative in the fashion industry. By catalysing green, truly ground-breaking ideas the aim of the challenge is to protect the earth’s natural resources by closing the loop for fashion.
Any meaningful practice of corporate citizenship acknowledges that the world’s major challenges are larger than any single entity or sector can manage alone. It is only by working together — through contributions of time, technology, expertise, and financial support — IBM helps bring about positive transformations in the quality of people’s lives. Through IBM Impact Grants, we share our capabilities and expertise with nonprofit organizations to help them operate and serve their constituencies more effectively.
By Jason Campbell, founder and CEO of Arete Development Group
In spite of my lack of writing prowess I have chosen to share a story that in many ways parallels one that many of us are familiar with: the story of David and Goliath. Before we follow the path of David and before we identify Goliath, I would first like to share my story.
'We want to be a resource to every high school and every educator'
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Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center has launched a new website (eaglerockschool.org) and video series highlighting its commitment to meaningfully re-engaging youth in their own education.