Bloomberg Philanthropies: “Ideas Camp”


Originally posted on Smart Cities Challenge

Bloomberg Philanthropies Delivers “Ideas Camp” for Hundreds of Municipal Leaders in Partnership with the Ministry of Urban Development 

Carnival Reaches $5 Million Fundraising Goal for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Two Years Ahead of Schedule; Commits to Raising Another $10 Million Over Next Five Years

Announcement Made By Carnival President Christine Duffy at Dr. Seuss-Inspired ‘Day of Play’ for Patients and Their Families at the Memphis, Tennessee Hospital
Press Release

MIAMI, September 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ - After achieving a $5 million fundraising goal for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, Carnival Cruise Line has announced an additional $10 million goal by 2020, while continuing its role as the hospital’s Official Celebration Partner.

STEM Block 'Xploration Station' Returns to Fox TV Stations This Weekend


After a successful first season, the Emmy-nominated two hour block of STEM programming Xploration Station will return to local Fox television stations across the country this Saturday.

Kimberly Clark Professional Helps Schools Promote Better Behavior and Infection Control


Infection control is essential in schools, where children are vulnerable to the spread of illness. Those illnesses can cause children to miss schools, and absenteeism can have lasting effects on performance and productivity.

Detroit Wins Soar With Reading Online Book Battle -- JetBlue to Provide Local Children With 100,000 New Books

Press Release

NEW YORK, NY, 09/08/15 /3BL Media/ -- 95 Percent of American Adults Agree That Children Should Have Their Own Books at Home, According to Recent Survey

An Easy 1-2-3 for a Sustainable Back-to-School Lunch

Keep Kids and Nature Healthy

With summer ending and kids back to school, it’s hard enough getting your children out of bed each morning and into routine, not to mention the daily chore of making their lunches. It sounds simple, but this can be a daunting task: how to keep it healthy, interesting, tasty, and eco-friendly?

National Cherry Popsicle Day Celebrated at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital with Special Treats Compliments of Carnival Cruise Line

Press Release

September 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - August 26 was National Cherry Popsicle Day and, for the third year in a row, Carnival Cruise Line provided a delicious treat of hundreds of cherry popsicles to the kids at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, one of the cruise line's top charitable partners.

The National Cherry Popsicle Day celebration continues Carnival's ongoing support of St. Jude which includes a goal of raising $8 million by 2017 through a variety of on-board fundraising activities and serving as St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Official Celebration Partner.

CITGO Fuels Mobile Literacy Program ‘Bess the Book Bus’ National Tour

2015 tour continues with stops throughout Northern and Eastern United States
Press Release

HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Continuing efforts to bring free books and a love of reading to children in underserved communities, CITGO Petroleum Corporation joined mobile literacy program Bess the Book Bus in kicking off the next leg of its 2015 national tour on August 24 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Since January, Bess the Book Bus has distributed more than 29,000 free books to 21,000 children – and is well on the way to reaching its goal of distributing 100,000 books to 25,000 children across more than 30 states this year alone.  

The Right to Go to School

Why Volkswagen donates bicycles to South African schools

"Every day it takes me two hours to go to school. I get very tired every day and when I return I'm still tired." – Funeka, South African student, grade 10.


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