The SCAN LaGuardia House Nursery at East River in New York City currently serves 60 children ages 2-5 in a full-day preschool program, and regularly utilizes a Books for Kids library in their day-to-day activities. Last summer, an unexpected flood destroyed the original library, damaging the carpet, furniture and books.
New survey from TD Bank explores New Yorkers’ attitudes toward the environment and opinions about local green spaces
NEW YORK, June 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ - TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, today released findings from its first Rooted In NYC Survey showing that 95 percent of city residents agree that forests and other natural areas are important to the health of their community, and 90 percent feel it’s important to them personally to see action taken on creating parks and shared green spaces within cities.
As part of the AECOM Impact blog’s #CoolJobs series, CarolynCaranante discusses how her work as an architectural project manager at One World Trade Center in New York City for Tishman Construction, an AECOM company, motivates her every day.
May 4, 2015/ 3BL Media/ - TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, today announced the launch of "TD Forests: Rooted In NYC," a program that spotlights New Yorkers who are improving their urban environment and their communities.
Leading Corporations and Industry Experts to Share Insights at CECP Summit on Solving Community Challenges; May 19-20, 2015
NEW YORK, April 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Corporate leaders who drive societal engagement strategies at the world’s largest companies will convene May 19-20, 2015 for the annual CECP Summit. Under this year’s theme, “Engage”, more than 250 attendees will advance their work together through an exchange of diverse perspectives and peer experiences offering powerful insights on the business case to advance companies’ role as a force for good in society.
Time Warner Cable Engages Kids in the Science of Dance
By Karen LaCava, Director, Community Investment
In November 2009, Time Warner Cable launched its signature STEM program, Connect a Million Minds, designed to address the declining proficiency of middle school students in the United States in science, math, and technology. Initially partnering with STEM organizations such as FIRST, we quickly shifted focus to help young people discover the less-than-apparent connection of math and science to virtually all aspects of everyday life.
The Women's Sports Foundation, a leading nonprofit dedicated to ensuring girls access to sports, hosted its 35th Annual Salute to Women in Sports on Wednesday, October 15th, in New York City. FOX Sports was a leading sponsor of the event, which celebrates both the best in women's sports and the young girls around the world whom these athletes inspire. Gatorade, espnW, and NBC Sports Group were also co-presenters.