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The Trust for Public Land and WFTV Channel 9 Seeking Nominations for Orlando’s Environmental Volunteers

Orlando’s Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor volunteers, donate $20,000 to local environmental nonprofits
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ORLANDO, June 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Through its 9 Family Connection brand, WFTV Channel 9 today launched Orlando’s inaugural Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor local environmental volunteers. The program is presented in partnership with The Trust for Public Land. Nominations are being accepted now through June 29 at www.9family.com for volunteers who are creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces.

Wells Fargo Awards Grants in Salt Lake City to Help Homeless

Two local non-profit organizations to share $500,000 in funding through Wells Fargo’s NeighborhoodLIFT® program to help revitalize neighborhoods, prevent veteran and family homelessness
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SALT LAKE CITY, May 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), today announced grants totaling $500,000 for two nonprofits committed to assisting veterans and families in Salt Lake City overcome homelessness through the Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT program.

Meet America's Newest Checkout Charity Champions™

New Cause Marketing Forum Survey Finds Consumers Donated $388+ Million to Nonprofits in 2014 by Giving at the Register
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eBay, Walmart and McDonalds efforts again raise the most

Chicago, May 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The nation’s most elite cause marketing programs at retail and restaurants generated over $388 million in revenue for charity in 2014, according to America’s Checkout Charity Champions™, a benchmark study conducted by Cause Marketing Forum. 

The Mobile Response to Nepal

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This post was written by guest blogger Wesley King, a business systems analyst at Cisco

The World is Flat, not a Flatscreen
I can’t deny it any longer. The apps on my mobile devices, and my social network living inside those apps, are influencing my behavior. In the case of disaster relief, at least, this influence is for the better.

Arby’s Foundation Commits to Provide More Than 10 Million Meals to Children in Need This Summer Through “School’s Out, Food’s In” Program

Series of Events Hosted by Arby’s to Raise Awareness of Summer Hunger in America
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ATLANTA, May 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ – As the final bell nears at schools across America, millions of children await the joys of summer.  But for millions more, that closing bell brings uncertainty about when and where their next meal will come from.  According to No Kid Hungry, of the 22 million kids who receive a free or reduced-price lunch during the school year, only 17.5 percent receive proper nourishment during the summer months.

A Double Surprise for Scholarship Winners

Classmates Michelle Lyu and Athena Chen, of Diamond Bar High School, recently received $40,000 Edison Scholars awards.
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Michelle Lyu thought it was a little weird when she ran into her father in the parking lot of Diamond Bar High School on a school day. It all became apparent later when her father and a group of people the high school senior didn’t know came into her yearbook class to present her with a $40,000 college scholarship.

Free Webinar - Implementing the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Building the Backbones / Platforms for Partnering around the SDGs
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Thursday, June 18, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm GMT (find your time zone)

Can't attend live? Register anyway and you'll receive a recording two business days after the event.

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Thursday, June 18, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm GMT (find your time zone)

Can't attend live? Register anyway and you'll receive a recording two business days after the event.

The Mary Kay Foundation(SM) Ayuda a un Albergue Para Mujeres y Niños Del Área de Dallas

Una subvención de emergencia que provee de ayuda para los costos de una enorme reparación de plomería que amenazó la subsistencia del albergue
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Time to Rethink Your Approach to Employee Giving

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How happy are you with your company’s workplace giving fundraising results and employee participation rates? Could be happier? Then maybe it’s time to rethink your approach to employee giving.

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