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CITGO and Lakeside Oil Recognize Kids Corps, Inc. for Fueling Good

Local Drum & Bugle Corps Wins CITGO Gift Cards for Doing Good
Press Release

RACINE, Wis., May 16, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Caring about people and helping to improve the quality of their lives is a deeply embedded value of CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its Fueling Good program. Now in its fourth year of rewarding local heroes, the Fueling Good program has assisted more than 200 non-profit organizations in carrying out their vital missions, from caring for the eyes and ears of the underinsured to providing support for families affected by mental illness to protecting valuable water resources.

Over 7,000 kids Committed to Fitness at ING KiDS ROCK Nashville

We’re a little bit country and a little bit Rock ‘n’ Roll
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A record 7,125 kids crossed the same finish line as adults who ran the Country Music Marathon and Half Marathon when they participated in the ING KiDS ROCK Nashville on Friday, April 27 at LP Field, home of the Tennessee Titans. This was a huge increase from the 4,700 kids who participated in the event last year, making it one of the largest kids’ races in the country.

7,000 Kids Run for Their Health at ING KiDS ROCK Nashville

Summary: 
  • ING Run For Something Better® promotes kids fitness, fights childhood obesity
  • Sold-out kids race Saturday, April 27, at LP Field
  • Olympians Rod Dixon and Jim Ryun to encourage, motivate children on race day
Press Release
  • ING Run For Something Better® promotes kids fitness, fights childhood obesity
  • Sold-out kids race Saturday, April 27, at LP Field
  • Olympians Rod Dixon and Jim Ryun to encourage, motivate children on race day

ING KiDS ROCK Gets Kids Running in Dallas

What does Dallas have to offer besides Tony Romo and the Cowboys?
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Screaming kids and a pop-punk rock alternative music group set the stage for ING Kids Rock Dallas on Saturday, March 24, at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. Nearly 800 kids in grades K–7 became “marathon finishers,” completing a cumulative marathon training program of 25.2 miles in the weeks leading up to race day. On race day, the kids felt a huge sense of accomplishment as they crossed the finish line. They received a medal, T-shirt and goodie bag.

ING KiDS ROCK Gets D.C. Kids on Road to Healthier Lifestyle

A Little Rain Couldn't Stop Them From Running
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Guess what? Kids love running in the rain just as much as they love playing in the snow! It was evident at ING KiDS ROCK D.C. on Friday, March 16, at the D.C. Armory’s Parking Lot 6. The rain couldn’t stop nearly 800 kids in grades K-7 from running their final one mile. “It’s awesome that these kids can boast about being ‘marathoners’ — not something a lot of adults can claim,” said Dr. Andy Baldwin, U.S. Navy physician and ING KiDS ROCK and ING Run For Something Better® ambassador.

ING KiDS ROCK Gets Kids on Road to Fitness at D.C. Armory

Summary: 

* Nearly 1,000 local kids to get moving and get healthy on Friday, March 16, at 5:30pm * Olympian Jim Ryun, Dr. Andy Baldwin, sportscaster Bonnie Bernstein to attend * Late registration available at Health & Fitness Expo

Press Release

* Nearly 1,000 local kids to get moving and get healthy on Friday, March 16, at 5:30pm * Olympian Jim Ryun, Dr. Andy Baldwin, sportscaster Bonnie Bernstein to attend * Late registration available at Health & Fitness Expo

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
Press Release

(3BL Media) Dallas, TX - March 13, 2012 - Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Robert N.

Bridging Peace: Cisco Empowers Al Fakhoora Students in Gaza to Share their Experiences and Engage in Global Dialogue

Cisco TelePresence Technology is at the Heart of Al Fakhoora's Virtual Majlis Program Facilitating Cross-Cultural Communication Between Students in Gaza, Qatar and the United States
Press Release

(3BL Media) Doha, Qatar - March 7, 2012 - Cisco announced today that Al Fakhoora,  an international campaign committed to raising awareness of the plight of students in Gaza, has officially launched its Virtual Majlis initiative based on Cisco TelePresence technology to connect university students from Doha, Gaza and the US to create deeper understanding without stereotyping or prejudice, promote critical thinking and explore commonalities.

Olympic Legend Carl Lewis Celebrates HERSHEY'S Track & Field Games

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Olympic legend Carl Lewis (C) celebrates HERSHEY'S Track & Field Games' 35-year commitment to family activity at the HERSHEY'S store in Times Square on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, in New York. The HERSHEY’S Track & Field Games are the largest youth activity program of its kind in North America and encourage kids ages 9-14 to live balanced, active lifestyles by participating in community track and field games held across the country. For more than three decades, the program has encouraged childr

ING U.S. Welcomes ‘Fierce Financial Ladies’ To Windsor, Conn.

Young girls connect with real-world professionals
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You may be wondering, who are the Fierce Financial Ladies? They are the girls participating in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge from the Girls Inc. of Holyoke, Mass., affiliate.

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