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Tetra Tech Joins Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti to Promote Women in STEM

Highlighting accomplished women from around Los Angeles that have pursued science, technology, engineering, and mathematics career
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On Monday, September 26, 2016, Tetra Tech co-sponsored Women in STEM at the Getty House in Los Angeles, California. Mayor Eric Garcetti, First Lady Amy Elaine Wakeland, and the Getty House Foundation hosted the event, which is part of the Getty House Foundation’s Women’s Leadership Series. The program highlighted an impressive group of women from around Los Angeles who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

The 20th Annual LIVESTRONG Challenge in Austin is Gearing Up

Leading cancer foundation hosts multi‐distance ride, walk/run to raise funds that help to improve the lives of people affected by cancer now
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WHAT: On Sunday, October 16, thousands of riders—many of them cancer survivors—and other LIVESTRONG Foundation supporters from not only Texas, but cities and towns across America will come together to honor their courageous fight against cancer during the 20th annual LIVESTRONG Challenge.

Chant4Change Says More Justice, More Peace!

Devotional Activism Event on 10.8.16 Seeks to Invoke the Spirit of MLK to Unite through Love, Song and Prayer
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At this critical moment in history where our world is filled with war, disease and racial conflict, there is a movement afoot to rise up consciously as one earth family, with one collective voice, unified through heart and song.

Domestic Violence Shelters Nationwide Receive $3 Million in Critical Unrestricted Funds

The Mary Kay Foundation Awards Grants to 150 Shelters During Domestic Violence Awareness Month
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DALLAS, October 5, 2016/3BL Media/ - While celebrating its 20th anniversary, The Mary Kay Foundation℠ is awarding $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters in 49 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. Throughout Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, each shelter will receive a $20,000 unrestricted grant to help combat domestic violence, educate local communities, and provide much-needed shelter and rehabilitation services. 

Automotive Supplier Diversity Drives Forward as FCA US Marks 17th Year of MatchMaker

Event attracts more than 250 diverse suppliers showcasing automotive innovations and technologies to more than 3,000 attendees
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Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US LLC hosted its 17th annual MatchMaker on Sept. 15, bringing more than 3,000 participants to its headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

New Survey Reveals Men's Involvement Critical in Efforts to End Domestic Abuse

Mary Kay to Convene National Men’s Summit on Violence Against Women to Address Findings of Annual ‘Truth about Abuse’ Survey
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DALLAS, Texas, October 4, 2016/3BL Media/ – Domestic violence is not just a women’s issue. That’s the key message that resonated among more than 850 domestic violence organizations nationwide in Mary Kay’s 2016 Truth About Abuse Survey, which reveals that nine out of 10 participating agencies have made concerted efforts to involve men in domestic violence prevention. 

3 Lifehacks for New Moms in the Workplace

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One of the major demographics shifts over the last decades has been the rise of women in the workplace. With women making up nearly half the workforce, there are more working moms than ever before.

For new moms, returning to the office after maternity leave can be difficult. But there are steps that you and your workplace leaders can take to make sure your transition goes smoothly.

Make sure your office has a dedicated pumping room

BSR Partners with Leading Supply Chain Initiatives on Ambitious Three-Year Project to Advance Women’s Empowerment

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PARIS, October 3 2016 /3BL Media/ —Today, BSR announced a new collaboration with leaders in supply chain networks to advance women’s empowerment in global supply chains.

For Wema Hoover, Diversity is a Business Imperative

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Earlier this month, we brought you the first of two interviews with Wema Hoover, the new Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Sanofi US who joined us in July. In this edition, Wema shares her thoughts on the importance of diversity, what it takes to create a diverse and inclusive workplace and the challenges and opportunities that diversity brings.

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Earlier this month, we brought you the first of two interviews with Wema Hoover, the new Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Sanofi US who joined us in July. In this edition, Wema shares her thoughts on the importance of diversity, what it takes to create a diverse and inclusive workplace and the challenges and opportunities that diversity brings.

21st Century Fox Celebrates 'Pitch' Premiere by Forging New Partnerships to Support Women's Achievements in Sports and Beyond

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On September 22, Ginny Baker - the fictional first female player in major league baseball - made her television debut to widespread acclaim in FOX's new drama Pitch. To honor her inspirational story, the network has partnered with LeanIn.Org for a campaign featuring the series' cast and crew in conversation about the struggles they've faced and the strides they've made as women in male-dominated industries.

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