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Science Experiments Inside the Curiosity Cube

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WMTV covered MilliporeSigma's Curiosity Cube at the Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison. At the Curiosity Cube, kids were provided hands-on STEM opportunities involving the periodic table, using virtual reality goggles to see the anatomy of the heart, and what on the inside of a smart phone and more. MilliporeSigma's mission for the Curiosity Cube is to share and promote to kids STEM experiences and inspire the next generation of scientists. 

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Sodexo and Drake University Extend Partnership

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 27, 2019 /3BL Media/ -- Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to Quality of Life, announced the company’s 10-year extension with longtime partner, Drake University. In the summer of 2020, Sodexo will renovate Hubbell Dining Hall and bring a fully licensed, Sodexo-owned Starbucks to the Olmsted Student Center.

Women in Leadership at Northern Trust Promote Education and Healthcare for Young Girls and Women in Bangladesh

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In support of fostering an equal opportunity culture at Northern Trust, Women in Leadership hosted an event in Luxembourg, promoting education and healthcare for young girls and women in Bangladesh.

Gildan Empowers Students to Care for the Planet in the Dominican Republic

Sustainability Begins with Education
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Gildan believes that a more sustainable future starts with education by encouraging students to take ownership over the environmental issues in their own communities. The Company has sponsored the Eco-Schools program since 2010, an international organization that uses action-based learning in the classroom to engage youth in building sustainable habits and solutions in their community.

Join SAP: Corporate Champions for Education Head to Colombia in 2019

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WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2019 /3BL Media/ – SAP is seeking like-minded companies of all sizes to collaborate and address the pervasive skills gap around Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).   Working with PYXERA Global, SAP is leveraging the extensive experience and capability of their employees to address the issue, as well as making opportunities available to the employees of other companies through the Corporate Champions for Education.

NYCLab: Bringing in Fresh Ideas From Future Leaders

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“Working with these young leaders was very insightful for Moody’s, and I think the benefits went both ways,” says Jennifer Stula Rivera, Vice President, CSR. “These students brought in cutting-edge sustainability ideas from the academic realm and helped us translate them into actions that will help solve our real-world business challenges.”

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“Working with these young leaders was very insightful for Moody’s, and I think the benefits went both ways,” says Jennifer Stula Rivera, Vice President, CSR. “These students brought in cutting-edge sustainability ideas from the academic realm and helped us translate them into actions that will help solve our real-world business challenges.”

A Year of Giving: Wells Fargo Donates $444m to Nearly 11,000 Nonprofits in 2018

Wells Fargo continued its commitment to communities by increasing philanthropy and supporting affordable housing, small business, education, sustainability, and local issues.
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Wells Fargo increased its philanthropic impact in 2018 by donating $444 million to nearly 11,000 nonprofits that help communities and people in need, surpassing its $400 million goal. The company has been committed to local communities throughout its 167-year history and has increased its philanthropy 25 times over the past 28 years.

Freeport-McMoRan United Way Campaign Tops $9.8 Million

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Freeport-McMoRan employees continued the tradition of giving back to the community by pledging $3.5 million in 2018, which raised a record-setting $9.8 million with the company match program for United Ways across the U.S.

Funds go to support hundreds of health and human service agencies providing critical programs and services in the areas of education, financial stability and health.

The Corporate Champions for Education

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Accelerating global leadership development, building the capacity of nonprofit organizations to better meet their missions, gaining insight into rapidly growing markets, engaging employees, and developing authentic reputations for Corporate Social Responsibility—all of these are reasons for companies to engage in international skills-based volunteering, otherwise known as Global Pro Bono. 

With backing from SAP, PYXERA Global has immediate openings for participants in the Global Pro Bono program Corporate Champions for Education, a multi-company collaborative approach. 

Sappi Puts Its People First With Social Responsibility Goals

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The following offers a view of our annual performance in important areas of environmental and social responsibility. We monitor key metrics for fiber, emissions, energy usage and the impact of our operations on air, water and solid waste. We use this data to set improvement goals for our operations and interactions with key stakeholders.

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