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The Special Childcare Program at the University of Groningen

Childcare support for women scientists in the Netherlands
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In the Netherlands, a so called "care gap" prevents women scientists from maximizing their professional participation, competitiveness and career development. Having a family, especially young children, often becomes an obstacle when travelling to conferences and collaborating in international projects.

Grand Opening of Environmentally Focused Hope Manor Apartments Celebrates Supportive Housing for America’s Military

Energy-saving solar thermal hot water system funded by Energizer’s EcoAd Positivity contest
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(3BL Media) Chicago, IL – May 24, 2012 – Volunteers of America of Illinois, CBS EcoMedia Inc. (“EcoMedia”) and Energizer celebrated the grand opening today of the eco-minded Hope Manor Apartments, a supportive housing development that will provide housing and intensive services to more than 80 veterans a year who are struggling with the transition to civilian life and are dealing with homelessness, unemployment, mental health challenges or addiction.

Sustainability Strategy Begins with 20/20 Vision

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Why is it important to have a business strategy that has sustainability at its core? Because it can invoke passion and inspiration while benefiting the company financially. A shared vision, where sustainability is not a “project” but rather a philosophy that runs through every aspect of company culture, can capture hearts and minds while also increasing responsible growth of the triple bottom line.

AT&T Announces Quarter-Billion-Dollar Expansion Of Education Commitment

'Socially Innovative' Approach To Increase High School Graduates, Boost Workplace Readiness; New Study: Graduation Rates Improve, But Dropouts Remain Too High
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(3BL Media) Washington, DC - March 19, 2012 - As access to skilled workers becomes increasingly vital to the U.S. economy, AT&T is launching a quarter-billion-dollar campaign to help more students graduate from high school ready for careers and college, and to ensure the country is better prepared to meet global competition.

What I learned at the #BCConf12 – International Corporate Citizenship Conference

Campbell's Dave Stangis posts a few thoughts on the 2012 Boston College International Corporate Citizenship Conference
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More than 500 CSR practitioners exchanged ideas this week in AZ at BC’s International Corporate Citizenship Conference.  By now, they are all heading home or are already there, and if they are like me, they have a list of great ideas. Everyone I met gave me at least one idea – thank you – you know who you are.  I’m not sure if Corporations are wired to learn, but I know people are. 

Here's a Super St. Paddy's Day Secret... Luck is Amplified by Doing Good!

‘Reward Volunteers®’ Announces the First Round of LUCKY Winners And Recipes To Treat Volunteers in Your Community
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(3BL Media) Cabot, VT - March 15, 2012 - Here’s a super Saint Patrick’s Day secret... You don’t need the “luck of the Irish” to find good people. Our first round of winners, who used Reward Volunteers, the powerful new iPhone and computer widget created by Cabot Creamery Cooperative and Chalo, Inc., found out their time to volunteer and automatic posts to Facebook earned big rewards for themselves and the organizations they serve.

Kimberly-Clark’s Bob Stargel Named One of Savoy Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America

Vice President of Global Nonwovens Recognized for Leadership and Influence within Kimberly-Clark and Community
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(3BL Media) Dallas, TX - March 13, 2012 - Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Robert N.

SuperLawyer for Social Change

GoodB Brings You an Interview with Marc J. Lane
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) February 28, 2011 - Looking for good counsel for your social enterprise? You have heard of superheroes and supermodels, but we bet you have not heard of Superlawyers! What is that you may wonder? A lawyer with integrity and a social mission.

Marc J. Lane, professor of Social Enterprise at Northwestern University School of Law and an expert on social enterprise and entrepreneurship speaks with GoodB’s Monika Mitchell. Says Marc: “Lawyers have a professional duty to be agents of change and to proactively empower clients to help solve social problems.”

A place for NGOs to share & learn from failures - By Springwise

Springwise scans the globe for smart new business ideas, delivering instant inspiration to entrepreneurial minds.
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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