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Students Make Big Impact in Intercollegiate Volunteering Challenge

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A competition to promote social and environmental responsibility on college campuses is launching on Monday, Jan. 22.

Accenture Awards KIPP – Knowledge Is Power Program – an Additional US $3.3 Million to Equip Young People with Career Readiness Skills

Grant reflects Accenture’s corporate citizenship focus, Skills to Succeed
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NEW YORK, December 4, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Accenture Foundations today announced that they have awarded KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program), a national network of charter schools, a grant of US$3.3 million to help young people in underserved communities transition from secondary education to higher education and employment. This grant brings Accenture’s direct support of KIPP to US$3.7 million since 2009.

GE Foundation Head Stops In Erie, Pitches Common Core State Standards

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The GE Foundation has spent more than $27 million on Erie's schools since 2007.

Foundation President Bob Corcoran made a stop in town Wednesday to check on the return on that investment and make a pitch for the national Common Core State Standards.

At a gathering of educators and business leaders at the Bayfront Sheraton on Wednesday morning and later that day at a meeting with the Erie Times-News Editorial Board, Corcoran said the new standards will make American schools more competitive internationally.

Darden Foundation Grants $150,000 For Low-Income College Students

Partnership with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides scholarships and academic support to 40 low-income students
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LOS ANGELESOct. 10, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), the leading provider of college scholarships to Hispanics across the country, and the Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation (Darden Foundation) have launched a new program to expand scholarship opportunities and academic support for low-income college students.

CVS Helps Hurricane Isaac Relief; Deloitte Sponsors College Tour for Olympic/Paralympic Athletes; Build-A-Bear Workshop Supports Childrens' Cancer Causes - CSR Minute for September 10, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Sodexo Congratulates Campuses Named to The Princeton Review’s 2012 Guide to 322 Green Colleges

Sodexo proves a valued partner to support the ranking of more than 80 campuses where it operates
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(3BL Media) Gaithersburg, MD - June 4, 2012 - The Princeton Review, in collaboration with the Center for Green Schools at the U.S.

Sodexo Helps Ohio State Kick Off Game Day Zero Waste Plan

Ohio State and Sodexo ask football fans to punt trash to the recycling stations
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After three games this season efforts have diverted nearly 60,000 pounds of waste – the equivalent weight of about 300 college football players – away from landfill.

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After three games this season efforts have diverted nearly 60,000 pounds of waste – the equivalent weight of about 300 college football players – away from landfill.

Sodexo Recognized for FöD Hot Concept

Food On Demand brings high-tech, restaurant experience to college campuses
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Sodexo has been recognized by Nation’s Restaurant News as one of five winners of its 2011 Hot Concepts! Awards for its FöD (Food on Demand), a unique, technology-focused, casual-dining experience for its college campus customers.

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Sodexo has been recognized by Nation’s Restaurant News as one of five winners of its 2011 Hot Concepts! Awards for its FöD (Food on Demand), a unique, technology-focused, casual-dining experience for its college campus customers.

Make Climate Count this School Year

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 13, 2011 - Summer's over and students are heading back into the classroom. This school year Climate Counts continues its mission of motivating companies to significantly improve their climate leadership... and we need your help. 

Sodexo Eases College Move-In Day for Parents and Students With Fill My Fridge™ Events

Families can enjoy the rite of passage instead of driving off campus for supplies
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During resident hall move-in day, Sodexo will set up an area where parents can purchase goods to stock their students’ small refrigerators with dry goods, refrigerated goods, and beverages. 

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During resident hall move-in day, Sodexo will set up an area where parents can purchase goods to stock their students’ small refrigerators with dry goods, refrigerated goods, and beverages. 

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