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TWC Uses Drone to Provide Internet Service for Texas Flood Victims

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Time Warner Cable's technical operations and construction teams used a drone to carry a vital fiber-optic line across a bridge that had been washed away by flood waters in San Marcos, Texas.  This wasn't just any line: it was the main connection to Internet, video and cell tower service for more than 20,000 of our customers.  Basically, it was difficult, if not impossible for these customers to stay connected to information and loved ones while the line was down.  The crews had to get the line up - and fast.  

The CSR Scoop - 5/29/2015

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As we close out the hectic springtime months and look towards a (slightly) calmer summer timetable, professionals across the sectors are hoping to use the extra time to reflect on their work, hone their strategies, and refine their approaches. This week’s scoop features a number of articles to help you do just that. The theme of the week is best practices: volunteer management best practices, employee engagement best practices, CSR job-searching best practices, and more. Check out what the field’s thought leaders are advising and share some of your own tips and tricks with us as well.

CITGO Continues Gulf Coast Restoration Efforts with Tampa Bay Watch and the Southwest Florida Water Management District

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Tampa Bay, Fla., June 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Approximately 100 volunteers gathered at Tampa Bay’s largest wetland restoration site on Saturday, May 16 to plant native salt marsh to restore critical marine habitats and filter pollutants, thanks to support from CITGO Petroleum Corporation, Tampa Bay Watch and the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD). School children and community allies planted Spartina alterniflora, commonly known as salt marsh cordgrass, along the Rock Ponds shoreline just north of Port Manatee.   
 

Assist Flood Victims in Texas and Oklahoma

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Residents of Texas and Oklahoma have experienced destructive tornados and record setting rainfall that has led to flooding, deaths and missing persons. Many of us know individuals who have suffered losses because of these storms.

While we can never truly replace what is lost, we are working to help these communities pick themselves up and move forward. We understand how critical communication and information is during and after a natural disaster.

Sonoma-Cutrer® and Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Team Up Once Again to Raise Record-setting $936,000 at Wishes in Wine Country Event

Fundraising Efforts at Wine Country Event Help Grant 24 Wishes for Children of the Greater Bay Area
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Louisville, Ky., May 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards and Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area are pleased to announce that the annual 

Abriendo Oportunidades en Nuestras Comunidades - Opening Opportunities in our Communities

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Cerca de nuestra mina Peñasquito se encuentra la comunidad de Palmas Grandes, donde seis mujeres madres de familia, apoyadas por la mina, decidieron salir más allá de su casa y realizar la apertura de una panadería que cambiará la calidad de vida de sus familias y de su comunidad. Nuestra visión: Juntos, Creando Valor Sustentable, nos permite llevar desarrollo a las comunidades donde vivimos y trabajamos, ejemplo de esto es la apertura de este proyecto productivo.

Companies are Guilty Until Proven Innocent, According to Global Consumers

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Even as consumer understanding of company CSR messages continues to grow, breaking through is harder than ever.

This is according to our newly launched 2015 Cone Communications/Ebiquity Global CSR Study.

Ram Truck and the FCA Foundation Give $100,000 to Support Flood-stricken Central Texas

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Auburn Hills, Mich., May 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Ram Truck and the FCA Foundation today announced the donation of $100,000 to the First Response Team of America, a disaster relief organization which is providing recovery and relief support to residents in flood-stricken central-Texas communities.
 

3 Tips for Boosting Employee Participation in Workplace Giving Programs

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It doesn’t take a genius to figure this one out: raising employee awareness of a company’s corporate philanthropy programs is key to greater employee participation and program success. But it goes beyond that.

Cox Business and Inc. Magazine Offer Local Start-Ups Chance to Win Technology and Media Prize Package at "Get Started Hampton Roads"

Experts on hand to provide guidance and tips to Hampton Roads entrepreneurs in fast-moving business pitch contest
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CHESAPEAKE, Va., May 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ -  Cox Business and Inc.

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