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Mary Kay Global Day of Beauty - Washington, DC Event

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Fashion designer and Mary Kay Cause Champion Abi Ferrin shares her story of survival and recovery from domestic abuse with participants at Mary Kay’s Global Day of Beauty. The event delivered beauty and pampering services to survivors of domestic abuse at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 2015 in honor of International Women’s Day.

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Survivors of Domestic Violence Across the U.S. Get Surprise Makeovers from Mary Kay

Employee Engagement: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever Before

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Younger American workers are increasingly the focus of corporate attention because they will make up 75% of the U.S. workforce by 2025. But study after study shows that this younger generation isn’t content walking in the footsteps of those that came before them but is intent on charting its own course. For example, as Exhibit 1 below shows, while 75% of surveyed baby boomers intend to stay with their employers for the long term, merely 46% of younger professionals (aged 20 to 29 years) value long-term corporate loyalty.

America’s Charities Recognized for Commitment to Women and Girls with Inclusion in The Ideagen 100 List

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NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ - America’s Charities, a mission-driven organization that connects public and private sector employers with charities to engage employees in greater giving, has been named to the Ideagen 100 List.

The announcement occurred at Ideagen’s quarterly summit, “Empowering Women and Girls—a 50-50 Planet,” which was held at the United Nations Headquarters.

Gildan to Donate U.S. $3.5 Million to Community Projects in Honduras

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  • Funds to be distributed through FUNDEIH (Foundation for the integral development of Honduras)
  • Donation proceeds to fund projects related to education, health, living conditions and housing in the northern region of the country
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  • Funds to be distributed through FUNDEIH (Foundation for the integral development of Honduras)
  • Donation proceeds to fund projects related to education, health, living conditions and housing in the northern region of the country

Kohler Co. Associates Help Special Needs Organization with Musical Prep

Sales team adds local giveback activity to its annual business meeting.
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Setting the Stage for Stewardship

When Kohler Power Systems associates from throughout the U.S. gathered for their 2015 sales kickoff meeting, they were challenged to tap into their creative side.

America’s Charities Announces Executive Management Changes

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WASHINGTON, D.C., March 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ – America’s Charities today announced that James E. Starr has been appointed Chief Operating Officer and Chief Business Development Officer. Starr has been serving as Interim COO since December 1, 2014 when he was brought in to evaluate key operational areas and orchestrate changes to optimize America’s Charities’ organization design.

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Holland America Line Hosts Fundraiser Luncheon for MANA de San Diego on ms Veendam at the Port of San Diego

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SEATTLE, Wash., March 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ — The Port of San Diego in California, Holland America Line hosted a volunteer appreciation luncheon aboard ms Veendam for MANA de San Diego, one of the company’s community partners.

Holland America Line Hosts Fundraiser Luncheon Aboard ms Amsterdam in Sydney for Cancer Council New South Wales

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SEATTLE, Wash., March 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ — In Sydney, Australia, Holland America Line hosted a fundraiser luncheon aboard ms Amsterdam for Cancer Council New South Wales, one of the chapter partners in the line’s On Deck for a Cause fundraising program that supports Cancer Council Australia and five other global cancer organisations. The ship is in the middle of its Grand World Voyage and visited six Australian ports, including overnight calls at Sydney, Adelaide and Fremantle.

General Motors Corporate Responsibility Newsletter - March 2015

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General Motors Corporate Responsibility Newsletter

March 2015

 

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Wind Power to Debut on GM’s Renewable Energy Roster

General Motors for the first time is procuring wind to power its manufacturing operations, enabling one of its Mexico facilities’ electricity needs to be run mostly on renewable energy. This addition of 34 megawatts of wind power allows GM to achieve its corporate goal of renewable energy use four years early.

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