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Toyota Helps Preserve Historic Documents Through $100,000 Gift to National Archives

Press Release

Washington, D.C., April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Millions of people who visit Washington each year go to see its famous monuments or view the historic records, which chronicle significant events in the nation’s history.  Toyota is helping preserve a portion of that history through a $100,000 gift to the Foundation for the National Archives.
 
More than 10 historic documents, from Congressional passage of the Bill of Rights in 1789 to President Nixon’s letter of resignation in 1973, will be part of the notable records th

Hilton Worldwide and The Global Fund for Children Partner to Protect Children from Trafficking

The Hilton Worldwide Anti-Trafficking Fund Supports Grassroots Organizations in Five Countries
Press Release

MCLEAN, Va., April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/Today Hilton Worldwide and The Global Fund for Children (GFC) announced the Hilton Worldwide Anti-Trafficking Fund. This fund will support highly innovative grassroots organizations working every day to help children who have been or are at risk of being trafficked.

CBRE and Plan International Launch Partnership to Help Build a Better Future for 135,000 Children in Sierra Leone

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April 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - CBRE has joined forces with Plan International – a leading international children’s NGO, to help transform the lives of a generation of children and young people, particularly girls, in one of the poorest countries in the world.

Vigilant Global and LCCHS Sonic Howl Make it to Montreal Semi Final

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The 2014 Montreal regional final was one of controversy, utter jubilation, and eventual heartbreak. Sonic Howl was among the best scoring bots in the competition and a force to be reckoned with thanks to a crafty team who both built and powered the bot to the semi-final round.

Youth Council President at Children International – UALR Awarded “Disney Friends for Change” Grant

15-Year-Old Youth Spearheads Project to Provide Survival Care Kits to Homeless in Arkansas
Press Release

Kansas City, MO, April 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - A 15-year-old youth is leading a project to provide survival care kits to homeless people in Arkansas. Kelli, the Youth Council President at Children International – UALR, was awarded a Disney Friends for Change grant to create the kits, which she will be distributing with The Salvation Army of Little Rock as part of Global Youth Service Day on April 11.

Rebuilding Together Receives Tenth Consecutive 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating

Rebuilding Together included in top group of one percent of charities rated, which have received at least 10 consecutive 4-star (highest rating) evaluations
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC., April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Rebuilding Together, a national nonprofit with a vision of a safe and healthy home for every person, today announced it has earned a 4-star charity rating (the highest rating) for the 10th consecutive year from Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest charity evaluator. With this year’s rating, Rebuilding Together is now included in the top group of only one percent of the charities rated, which have received at least 10 consecutive 4-star Charity Navigator evaluations, demonstrating the nonprofit’s outstanding performance.

12 Nonprofits to Receive Pro Bono Advice from Morgan Stanley’s Strategy Challenge

Morgan Stanley’s signature pro bono volunteer program brings together some of our best talent to collaborate on solving nonprofits’ critical issues
Press Release

NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Morgan Stanley announced today that the following 12 nonprofit organizations will participate in the sixth annual Strategy Challenge, the Firm’s signature skills-based volunteer program providing nonprofits with pro bono strategic consulting. 

Canadian Companies Reaching Higher Percentage of Community Investment KPIs

Community Investment and Sponsorship Data Aggregated from Software Used by Hundreds of Brands
Summary: 

Drill-Down Into Canadian Brand Data Reveals Above Average Scores Compared to Rest of World According to Latest Sponsorium Report 

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Drill-Down Into Canadian Brand Data Reveals Above Average Scores Compared to Rest of World According to Latest Sponsorium Report 

Clorox Safe Water Project: Reflections From Visiting Rural Peru

Blog

In December, I traveled to Peru to visit the four communities that currently participate in the Clorox Safe Water Project.

Boeing Donation to National Air and Space Museum to Support Renovation, Education

Press Release

April 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Boeing will make a $30 million donation to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum to support education work, new exhibits and the first renovation of the “Milestones of Flight” hall since the museum opened. The renovation and new exhibits will be completed in 2016, the same year that Boeing celebrates its centennial anniversary.

Including this gift, Boeing has donated nearly $60 million to National Air and Space Museum.

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