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Arbor Day Foundation program helps rebuild and beautify communities one tree at a time

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Oct 15, 2018 8:00 AM ET

PORT ARANSAS, Texas, October 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation’s Texas Tree Recovery Campaign – a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation, Texas Roadhouse and FedEx will distribute 1,000 new trees this year to homeowners in Port Aransas, Texas at the Old Town Festival on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The festival will be located at Port Aransas Community Center, 408 N. Alister St., Port Aransas, TX 78373. These new trees will be free of charge and help to replace trees damaged and destroyed by Hurricane Harvey.

Newsletter from in Environment
Oct 15, 2018 7:00 AM ET

Each year, it becomes increasingly clear that climate change is much less something that might happen and more a reality we will all have to live with. Even the haziest recollection of recent weather provides a strong anecdote.

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Oct 15, 2018 6:20 AM ET

Goldcorp Accelerates the Changing Future of Mining with #DisruptMining 2019

Goldcorp is pleased to present #DisruptMining 2019, co-hosted by KPMG. The mining industry’s innovation accelerator challenge and live finale event will return on March 3, 2019, during the annual Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference in Toronto.

Now in its third year, #DisruptMining aims to encourage new ideas, spawn new technologies, and tackle some of the mining industry’s biggest challenges – and opportunities!

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Oct 12, 2018 5:20 PM ET

Boeing is proud of our partnership with @VirginAtlantic and @LanzaTech on this historic 747 flight to use biofuel made from waste carbon gas from a steel mill.

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Oct 12, 2018 4:15 PM ET

October 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ - To register for SROI Accreditation, or to learn about other training opportunities, contact: mary@simpactsg.com


Toronto - November 6-7th, 2018

Register for Social Return on Investment (SROI) Accreditation Training with Jeremy Nicholls, Founder of Social Value UK and Social Value International, November 6-7th, 2018 in Toronto!

Contributes immediate and long-term recovery assistance through a network of public-private partnerships

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Oct 12, 2018 4:00 PM ET

ATLANTA, October 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The UPS Foundation today announced a $1.5 million commitment to support relief and recovery efforts for the earthquake/tsunami in Indonesia and Hurricane Michael in Florida. Through a combination of cash grants, in-kind transportation movements and technical expertise, The UPS Foundation, in collaboration with its disaster relief partners, will provide urgent relief, as well as support for long-term needs ranging from rebuilding to personal and financial recovery assistance.

Blog from in Human Resources
Oct 12, 2018 3:30 PM ET

Our advances in sustainability and IT solutions would not be possible without our diverse employee base and inclusive culture. We recognize the power of human difference to drive progress across our business and the communities we serve, and we continue to adapt our Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) journey to foster an inclusive culture that celebrates these differences.

Multimedia with summary from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Oct 12, 2018 2:00 PM ET

Click here to learn about three examples of how Caterpillar is working safer at the Athens, GA, and Thiruvallur, India, facilities and the Melbourne Distribution Centre.

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Oct 12, 2018 1:35 PM ET

Global Handwashing Day 2018 is Monday, October 15th. We asked people on the street how often they think others really wash their hands. The truth may surprise you!  #GlobalHandwashingDay

No Barriers USA uses transformative experiences, tools, and inspiration to help people embark on a quest to contribute their absolute best to the world.

Article from in Human Resources
Oct 12, 2018 1:30 PM ET

Viewpoints’ invites guest authors from outside of Wells Fargo to share an important perspective related to their work. Today, we welcome Erik Weihenmayer, the first blind climber in history to reach the summit of the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest, and the co-founder and board vice president of No Barriers USA.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Oct 12, 2018 1:25 PM ET

October 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ - For centuries, both the rose and the camélia flower have been a symbol of longevity and purity — with the rose especially symbolic of love and passion. In the Victorian Era, when pink and red camélias were sent to someone, it meant that the recipient was the “flame” in the heart of the sender.

Donation of $1 million made to American Red Cross and local organizations for relief; customers can make additional donations through ATM Contributions and Go Far™ Rewards

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Oct 12, 2018 1:00 PM ET

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., October 12, 2018 /3BLMedia/ --Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) today announced $1 million in donations to support communities impacted by Hurricane Michael. The company also activated special disaster assistance for customers in Florida, Georgia and Alabama.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Oct 12, 2018 12:50 PM ET

CLEVELAND, October 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ - KeyBank Community Development Lending & Investment (CDLI) has provided $6 million in construction financing to Woda Cooper Communities for the acquisition and substantial rehabilitation of the Stuyvesant Motor building in Cleveland, OH. Upon completion, the historic five-story building will be renamed Prospect Yard and contain 42 units serving individuals and families earning at or below 60% area median income (AMI).

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Oct 12, 2018 12:05 PM ET

By Greg Clark, Chief Executive Officer, Symantec

Symantec is the world leader in cyber defense, enabling organizations, governments, and consumers to secure their most important data wherever it lives. Our mission is reflected in our fundamental commitment to make the world a better place, working each day to create a secure and sustainable future.

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Oct 12, 2018 12:00 PM ET

One of Xylem’s long-standing nonprofit partners, Planet Water, celebrated the installation of its 1,000th “AquaTower” on October 3rd, achieving one million people across fourteen countries who now have access to clean, safe drinking water. The 1000th Tower jumpstarts a new organization initiative to bring clean water to an entire District in Cambodia. Xylem is proud to have worked alongside Planet Water for years, setting up AquaTowers that last from 5-7 years in communities that currently lack safe drinking water.