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Applications Now Open for Global Leaders To Engage with India’s Most Inspiring Social Entrepreneurs

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MUMBAI, INDIA, December 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Applications are now open for leading global executives, academics, and nonprofit leaders to travel to India this February to engage with some of the world’s most inspiring social entrepreneurs. From 22 February 2012—2 March 2012, this highly qualified group will travel to Bangalore, Chennai, and Pondicherry, meeting the founders and staff of social ventures; discussing, debating, and reflecting on pivotal issues; and taking part in vibrant cultural experiences.

Hilton Worldwide Corporate Responsibility #HWchat - Thursday, 11/29 @ 1pm ET

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Conrad Hilton saw travel as a tool that could improve the world. Today, the more than 300,000 Team Members and business partners of Hilton Worldwide strive to build on this legacy, operating in a responsible manner and making a positive impact on our business and communities where we live, work and travel. Our approach is centered on four areas that guide our business and philanthropy around the world: Creating Opportunities, Strengthening Communities, Celebrating Cultures and Living Sustainably.

Hilton Worldwide Completes More Than 800 Volunteer Events During Inaugural Global Week of Service

Team Members served more than 660 local organizations in 401 cities across 51 countries
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McLean, Va., November 28, 2012 /3BL Media/ – During the week of November 11-18, Hilton Worldwide celebrated its first annual Global Week of Service and furthered the company’s Vision to “fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality.”

Keep America Beautiful Announces Recycling Pledge Inviting Businesses and Governments to Commit to 10% Increase in Workplace Recycling

Recycling at Work Initiative Launched on America Recycles Day (Nov. 15); Links to 2012 Clinton Global Initiative Commitment
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STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 15, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit that brings people together to build and sustain vibrant communities, is challenging corporate America and government to sign up for its Recycling at Work pledge.

Keep America Beautiful to Award Xerox Corporation 2012 Vision for America Award

Xerox Recognized for its Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Stewardship and Employee Volunteerism
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STAMFORD, Conn. Nov. 7, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the nation’s largest nonprofit that builds and sustains vibrant communities, will award Xerox Corporation with its 2012 Vision for America Award in New York City.

Nestle Waters North America Sending 5.4 Million Bottles of Water for Hurricane Sandy Victims

Additional 775,000 Bottles Donated Including NYC Marathon Water
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STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 3, 2012 /3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- More than five million bottles of water will be arriving this weekend and early next week in New York and New Jersey communities hard hit by Hurricane Sandy. Approximately 100 trucks will be converging on the region from Nestle Waters North America (NWNA) plants in Pennsylvania, Michigan, Texas and Maine, where employees are working tirelessly to meet the acute needs of storm victims.

The Home Depot Foundation Commits $1 Million to the Immediate Relief and Long-term Rebuilding Efforts in the Wake of Superstorm Sandy

Team Depot Assessing Community Damage; Planning Community Clean Up and Rebuilding Projects
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ATLANTA, November 1, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The Home Depot® Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Home Depot®, today announced it will donate $1 million to the immediate relief, recovery and long-term rebuilding efforts in the Northeast in the wake of the widespread damage by Superstorm Sandy.  Donations are immediately being issued to the Red Cross, Team Rubicon, and Operation Homefront:

Habitat for Humanity Teams Up With PG&E to Revitalize Underserved Neighborhoods

PG&E Commits $300,000 to Fund Home Energy Efficiency Upgrades and Community Building Restoration Projects, Including the Bayview Hunters Point YMCA in San Francisco
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SAN FRANSISCO, October 24, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) and Habitat for Humanity announced a new program today that will help bring the utility’s talent, technology and resources to help revive neighborhoods in need in San Francisco, the East Bay and Bakersfield. The program will provide funding and expertise towards weatherization, energy efficiency retrofits and employee volunteer support of neighborhood improvement projects.

City of Carrollton’s Recycling Rewards Brought by Waste Management Just Got Better

Residents can now sign up for Recyclebank and start earning reward points that can be redeemed for hundreds of discounts and deals
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CARROLLTON, TEXAS., October. 19, 2012 /3BL Media - The City of Carrollton, in partnership with Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) and Recyclebank®, today announced that it now offers Recyclebank’s recycling rewards program to Carrollton residents. Recyclebank rewards people for taking everyday green actions, such as recycling, with discounts and deals from locally-based businesses and national brands.

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