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JetBlue Introduces TrueBlue Points Donation Platform

TrueBlue Members can Donate Loyalty Points Directly to Charities and Causes, Airline to Match Donations up to One Million Points
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NEW YORK, December 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ - JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU), New York's Hometown Airline, today announced the launch of its TrueBlue Points Donation platform, a new addition to the airline's TrueBlue customer loyalty program. The Points Donation program provides TrueBlue members with an alternate way to use their loyalty points. Members now have the choice to use points for future travel or donate them to benefit others. Points can be contributed to numerous charities and non-profits featured in the TrueBlue Points Donation platform.

PepsiCo Partners to Deliver Safe Water: CWDF's Water Cellars for Mothers

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At PepsiCo, we believe that a responsible business must act as a global citizen. The ability of a company to flourish long-term ultimately depends on the health of the communities of which it is a part and the natural resources on which it relies. The corporations that win in today’s competitive, resource-scarce and hyper-transparent world are those that create real value for society. 

51 Schools Nationwide Named State Winners in the $2 Million Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest

One school in every state and Washington, D.C. will be awarded $20,000* in technology to support STEM learning
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RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., December 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Samsung today announced the 51 state winners in the Solve for Tomorrow Contest, a nationwide competition to raise enthusiasm for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by challenging students and teachers to tackle critical issues across the country.

U.S. Welcomes International Anticorruption Day

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Rise of criminal gangmasters in supply chains 'akin to horse meat crisis'

Supply Management. Paul Broadbent, chief executive of the GLA which licenses labour providers in the fresh produces sector, told a Westminster Legal Policy Forum on modern slavery in London there were 4.8 million people in the UK that “may be susceptible to labour exploitation”. 

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Make-A-Wish and Macy's Grant 50 Wishes Across America on National Believe Day

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This Friday, Dec. 12, is National Believe Day and to celebrate Make-A-Wish®, with the help of Macy’s, will grant more than 50 Wishes Across America to children with life-threatening medical conditions.  

National Believe Day is part of the multi-faceted, highly successful Believe campaign that has raised more than $8.7 million dollars for Make-A-Wish throughout the campaign’s seven-year history.

AECOM Impact Blog: Philanthropic Adventures Across Peru and India Empower AECOM Employee

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AECOM Impact blog

Julian Buttigieg, an environmental scientist at AECOM, discusses volunteering for two 3,000-kilometer (1,864-mile) trips across Peru and India to benefit The Brains Trust and Rotary International, respectively.

The Hour of Code: Engaging Millions of Students in Computer Science

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In celebration of Computer Science Education Week, Code.org has organized its second annual Hour of Code. This global initiative challenges millions of students to try one hour of coding.

This Is... Today!

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Beauty That Counts

Giving back and making others feel important has been part of our corporate culture since Mary Kay Ash founded Mary Kay Inc. in 1963. It’s part of who we are and we’re committed to enriching the lives of women and children all throughout the year—especially during the holidays!

Tackling Complex Problems through Collective Impact

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What is collective impact? How is it different from other forms of collaboration? We know that these questions aren’t always easy to answer, even for collective impact practitioners.

That’s why the Collective Impact Forum has created a short motion graphic, Tackling Complex Social Problems through Collective Impact, to illustrate how collective impact works and why it’s an effective approach to social change.

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