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Southwest Airlines Connects Patients to Critical Medical Care with More than $3.2 Million in Free Flights Through Medical Transportation Grant Program

More than 100 hospitals and medical organizations to benefit in 2015
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DALLAS, Feb. 12, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today that 75 nonprofit hospitals and medical organizations from across the nation will benefit from the Southwest Airlines 2015 Medical Transportation Grant Program, with the total impact reaching 101 facilities. Through the program, participating nonprofit hospitals and medical programs provide complimentary, roundtrip airline tickets to families who need to travel for specialized medical care.

Fundamentals of Measurement Program Dates Announced

Course offered through The Measurement Academy, an ACCP and Corporate Citizenship Collaboration
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ORLANDO, Fla., January 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ ­– ACCP announced that Fundamentals of Measurement, a program of The Measurement Academy, will be offered June 10 – June 12, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.

Over the past several years, impact measurement has been increased in importance. In fact, ACCP’s 2014 Trend Report showed that 60% of the companies surveyed for the study plan to increase their focus on measuring the impact of their social investments.

Citi Foundation to be Recognized for Support of National Service

Citi Foundation Among Bipartisan Group of National Service Advocates being Honored
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WASHINGTON, February 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – In recognition of their support for national service, the Citi Foundation will be awarded the Corporate Service Award by Voices for National Service.  The Award will be formally presented in Washington, DC at the 12th Annual Friends of National Service Awards ceremony on Tuesday, February 10th

2014 Share The Love: Thank You

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As the Subaru "Share the Love" event draws to a close, we offer our heartfelt thank you. For everyone who took home a new Subaru, we donated $250 to a choice of national and local charities, driving the total donated over the past 7 years all the way to $50 million. It’s another reason you can feel good about owning a Subaru.

Pearson Education is Making High-Quality Education Affordable and Effective

Pearson is creating pathways towards affordable and effective education in developing countries, by working with dedicated on-the-ground entrepreneurs.
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[Editor's Note: Pearson was one of the generous companies to host a Path to Empowerment roundtable meeting.

Employee Volunteering – What’s It Worth to An Organization?

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A recent blog by Charities@Work made a clear case that workplace volunteering boosts employee engagement and retention, saves money and delivers multiple benefits to the employer.

Here’s how:

Workplace Volunteering Improves Employee Engagement

826 National and Time Warner Cable Release Innovative STEM and Writing Partnership, “STEM to Story: Enthralling and Effective Lesson Plans for Grades 5-8”

1,000 YMCAs Across the Country to Adopt Programming
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NEW YORK, February 11, 2015 /3B Media/ - Award-winning literacy nonprofit 826 National and Time Warner Cable’s (TWC) Connect a Million Minds initiative today launched their innovative STEM and writing curriculum, STEM to Story: Enthralling and Effective Lesson Plans for Grades 5-8.

Thank You for Sharing the Love

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As the Subaru "Share the Love" event draws to a close, we offer our heartfelt thank you. For everyone who took home a new Subaru, we donated $250 to a choice of national and local charities, driving the total donated over the past 7 years all the way to $50 million. It’s another reason you can feel good about owning a Subaru.

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CECP Marks the Passing of Titan of Business, Government, and Giving Back

Co-Founder of CECP Shaped Conversation on Business’ Role in Society
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NEW YORK, February 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ - CECP honors the lifetime impact of its Founding Director and Honorary Co-Chairman John C. Whitehead, who was Former Co-Chair, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State. He was instrumental in founding CECP in 1999--along with Paul Newman, Peter L.

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