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Ending Poverty Through Trade

How free trade can bring prosperity to people across the world
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David Abney | UPS 

The playwright George Bernard Shaw once wrote that poverty is “the greatest of evils and the worst of crimes.” While Shaw penned those poignant words more than a century ago, the reality is that too many people still lead lives filled with hunger and hardship.

Dr. Temple Grandin Keynotes at American Art Therapy Conference

Dr. Grandin and 250 expert presenters gather in Minneapolis, July 8-12
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Dr. Temple Grandin will Keynote at the premier annual gathering of art therapists.  Dr. Grandin will speak to an expected audience of 1000 about the effects of art making on people with autism, and, will proceed to co-teach a Master Class at the event.  250 Art Therapy experts will present throught the week, July 8-12 in Minneapolis.

Early Bird Registration ends February 2nd

Temple Grandin to Keynote at the 46th Annual Conference of the American Art Therapy Association

Bridging Cultural Terrains: Expanding the Lens of Art Therapy will feature Dr. Grandin with over 250 Art Therapy Experts

www.arttherapyconference.com

 

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Dr. Temple Grandin will Keynote at the premier annual gathering of art therapists.  Dr. Grandin will speak to an expected audience of 1000 about the effects of art making on people with autism, and, will proceed to co-teach a Master Class at the event.  250 Art Therapy experts will present throught the week, July 8-12 in Minneapolis.

Early Bird Registration ends February 2nd

Temple Grandin to Keynote at the 46th Annual Conference of the American Art Therapy Association

Bridging Cultural Terrains: Expanding the Lens of Art Therapy will feature Dr. Grandin with over 250 Art Therapy Experts

www.arttherapyconference.com

 

Cancer Grant Review Process Begins In February

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Next month, The Mary Kay Foundation will begin reviewing proposals to determine who will get grants for 2015.

If you think it sounds like a daunting task, I thought the same thing.

After all, a simple online search about cancer research can yield 38 million results! And if you've ever tried to read a research study, good luck. I’m married to a doctor, and he has difficulty explaining the studies to me. Even he says, researchers speak their own language.

Brandee McHale Named President of the Citi Foundation and Director of Corporate Citizenship for Citi

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NEW YORK, January 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Today, Citi announced that Brandee McHale has been appointed President of the Citi Foundation and Director of Corporate Citizenship for Citi, effective February 1st. Ms. McHale will succeed Pamela Flaherty, who is retiring at the end of January after 46 years with Citi. Ed Skyler will remain Chairman of the Citi Foundation.

Faith and Investing - Do Money & Morals Mix?

Rediscovering the Soul of an Investment Revolution
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by Mark Regier, VP of Stewardship Investing, Praxis Mutual Funds and Everence Financial

The Most Important Meal of the Day

TransCanada helps Wandering River students start the day off right with a new breakfast program
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With just 22 students between kindergarten and Grade 6, the Wandering River School is one of the smallest facilities in Alberta’s Northern Lights School District. Students from the 400-member community midway between Edmonton and Fort McMurray are spilt between two classrooms and taught by one of the school’s two full-time staff members, which includes principal Dan Coonan.

Strength in Collaboration – A Resource Guide

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After the stock market crash of 2008 the world was met with a new reality when thinking about economics. One group of Waldorf Schools in the Mid-states region took up the conversation about what this new economic reality would mean for local communities and the non-profit organizations that serve them.

How could communities, non-profits, and small businesses work together to build resilient local economies?

Ebola Vaccine Candidate Ships to Liberia

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Today marks an important milestone in the fight against Ebola—and our work with many partners to develop a vaccine for it. The first batch of the GSK/NIH candidate Ebola vaccine left Brussels this morning and will land in Liberia in West Africa this afternoon.

Kleenex Brand Announces Winners of 2014 TeacherLists.com Sweepstakes

Three Schools to Receive $15,000 and a Year's Supply of Kleenex Facial Tissue
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DALLASSept. 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Back-to-school can be an exhilarating time - parents are busy preparing their children for a new school year, while teachers are trying to prepare both their minds and their rooms for a new group of students. But with nearly every state receiving less funding per student than before the recession hit*, making ends meet is becoming increasingly more difficult. For three lucky schools, back-to-school just got a little bit easier.

Michelin And FIA Announce $100,000 Grant Program to Increase Teen Awareness of Tire Safety

Pilot Program Celebrates North American Debut of FIA Formula E Championship by Supporting Commitment to Create Lasting Community Legacy
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GREENVILLE, S.C., January 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Michelin and Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) announced at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) a significant new initiative to improve the safety of teen drivers in the Miami and Los Angeles areas.

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