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An Insightful Look at the Economy and the Election
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(From the Economy to the Election how should careful investors proceed)

By Amy Domini, founder of Domini Social Investments and partner in The Sustainability Group

CBRE Teams Up with Soles4Souls® To Provide Shoes to 19,365 People Worldwide

Fifth-Annual Shoe Drive a Huge Success
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Los Angeles, December 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ --  CBRE's fifth-annual National Shoe Collection Drive, held in conjunction with the international charity Soles4Souls®, was a huge success, providing more than 19,000 pairs of shoes for people in need around the world.

FIAT Brand and FCA US California Business Center Team up With Motor4Toys and Local Car Community to Bring Holiday Cheer to Underprivileged Kids

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  • FIAT is a presenting sponsor of the 12th annual Motor4Toys Charity Car Show and Toy Drive
  • More than 5,000 vehicles, from supercars and everyday cars to hot rods and rat rods, will gather for annual charity event
  • All car enthusiasts and car clubs encouraged to attend
  • Goal is to collect more than 60,000 toys for underprivileged kids in Southern California
Press Release
  • FIAT is a presenting sponsor of the 12th annual Motor4Toys Charity Car Show and Toy Drive
  • More than 5,000 vehicles, from supercars and everyday cars to hot rods and rat rods, will gather for annual charity event
  • All car enthusiasts and car clubs encouraged to attend
  • Goal is to collect more than 60,000 toys for underprivileged kids in Southern California

Teaching Computer Coding to Underserved Youth

UrbanTXT founder thanks Edison International for early support.
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When Oscar Menjivar returned to his hometown of Watts after college, the friends he had grown up with were either incarcerated or not doing much with their lives.

[INFOGRAPHIC] How Does Community Involvement Benefit the Business?

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Since 1995, the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship has studied how companies invest in communities and how these efforts connect to their businesses—and has published the findings in the Community Involvement study.

Out@TWC Supports AIDS Project Los Angeles for the World AIDS Day Food Drive

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For World AIDS Day 2015, Out@TWC – the LGBT Employee Network of Time Warner Cable – will partner with AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) to collect non-perishable food donations and personal hygiene items for persons living with HIV/AIDS.  The principal components of this campaign are donation bins which Out@TWC has placed in seven of our Southern California offices.  At each site employees can easily drop-off any of the necessary items vital to the health and support of those living with HIV/AIDS.

Booz Allen Volunteer Gives Back on World AIDS Day

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Booz Allen Lead Technologist Danny McGibney is dedicated to giving back to his community.

Bechtel Launches Campaign to Raise Money for Syrian Refugees

Company Will Match Funds Donated by Bechtel Employees
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RESTON, Virginia, December 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Earlier this week, Bechtel announced a special campaign among its 58,000 employees to help the millions of Syrian families that have fled their homeland.

The company’s philanthropic entity, Bechtel Group Foundation, began the campaign with a US$50,000 gift to the International Rescue Committee (IRC), a nonprofit with more than seven decades of success in helping refugees survive and regain control of their lives.

Spread the Holiday Cheer with Employee Volunteer Programs

Take This Time of Year to Plan A Year-Long Giving Program
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The benefits of starting a corporate volunteer program are myriad. It increases leadership skills in your core workforce, it attracts young talent and it generates goodwill among employees and consumers and potential clients, not to mention the community.

BJ's Kicks Off Community Kids' Toy Drive

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BJ's Wholesale Club is once again running its Community Kids’ Toy Drive, an annual initiative to collect toys in its 211 Clubs, distribution centers and home office. Through Sunday, December 13, each BJ's location partners with a local nonprofit organization that will receive and redistribute toys to children in the surrounding community. 

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