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Americans Rate Themselves and Their Communities as Healthy, Despite Research Showing the Opposite

New survey shows those who most want community health resources have the least access to them
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March 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ - New survey shows those who most want community health resources have the least access to them

For those Americans who use online resources, 40 percent self-diagnose; while one-third of young Americans who use online resources act without consulting a medical professional

Responsible Mining by the Numbers: How Communities Benefit

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Barrick’s operations are a powerful engine of economic growth and social development in 12 countries. We make significant investments in our host communities that can be a catalyst for positive change, often contributing to a level of prosperity that would not otherwise exist. Barrick contributed $13 billion to the communities in which it operates in 2011. This figure includes good-paying jobs, revenue to governments and businesses, as well as strategic investments and partnerships to improve quality of life.

FSG Webinar - Collective Impact for Opportunity Youth - 2/12/13

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February 12, 2013

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Join us for an FSG Webinar- Collective Impact for Opportunity Youth

February 12, 2013

9:00am - 10:00am Pacific Standard Time
Noon - 1:00pm Eastern Standard Time

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In Conversation with Barrick CEO Jamie Sokalsky

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After serving as Barrick’s Chief Financial Officer for more than 13 years, Jamie Sokalsky was appointed President and CEO in June 2012. He quickly set the company on a new course that stresses disciplined capital allocation. At the same time, he has indicated Barrick remains steadfast in its commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sharing the benefits of mining with host communities. In a wide-ranging interview, Sokalsky talked about his new role and CSR at Barrick.

How are you enjoying your new role as CEO?

Dean Foods Issues 2012 Corporate Responsibility Report

Highlights Include Progress Toward 2020 Environmental Sustainability Goals, Animal Welfare and Dairy Stewardship Updates, and New Web-Based Reporting Format on DeanFoods.com
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DALLAS, Dec. 18, 2012 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - Dean Foods (NYSE: DF) today announced the release of its 2012 Corporate Responsibility Report. The report details the company's efforts to incorporate sustainable and responsible business practices that benefit the company as well as consumers, retailers, employees, communities and the environment. The company previously published reports in 2008 and 2010 and this year has moved to a web-based format to provide a greater level of detail and allow for more regular updating of its CSR reporting.

Darden's Senior VP of Purchasing Bill Herzig Talks About Sustainability

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Bill Herzig shares how Darden approaches seafood stewardship by collaborating with communities, suppliers, governments and other stakeholders to advance the health and productivity of the oceans.

BSR 20th Anniversary Report, Conference Outline Building Blocks to Accelerate Sustainability Progress

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SAN FRANCISO, October 23, 2012 /3BL Media/ - BSR’s 20th anniversary Report—launched today to coincide with the opening of the BSR Conference 2012—shares a vision of the change needed to accelerate progress on sustainable business. In “BSR at 20: Accelerating Progress,” BSR assesses how far the world has come in solving sustainability challenges, and what we need to do now to fast-forward progress. 

GE, Chicago Department of Health Commissioner and Area Non-Profits Celebrate Efforts to Increase Access to Primary Health Care for Underserved Communities

GE’s Developing Health Program Provides Grant Money and Skilled Volunteers to Help Area Non-Profits Expand their Reach
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(3BL Media) October 1, 2012 - Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Bechara Choucair gathered with employees and leadership from GE today at Howard Brown Health Center to celebrate the accomplishments of five non-profit organizations and the efforts of several outstanding volunteers one year into a two-year, $1.25 million grant program awarded by the GE Foundation in 2011.

Thomson Reuters Launches Sustainability Website

Website on thomsonreuters.com explores the common ground where business, communities and the environment meet
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(3BL Media) New York, NY - September 18, 2012 – Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, has launched a new website called Sustainability (http://sustainability.thomsonreuters.com). The site brings together relevant resources from across Thomson Reuters, combined with content from multiple partners, including 3BL Media, into a single space.

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