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Arrow Electronics Employees Gave the Gift of Lifesaving Technology this Holiday Season

Press Release

January 3, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Arrow Electronics employees throughout the Americas raised funds to build more Solar Suitcases for expectant mothers in remote places around the world. Through employee donations and a company match, enough funds were raised to provide off-grid electricity to three remote health clinics with the nonprofit We Care Solar.

Using Technology to Fight Maternal Mortality Worldwide

HP and the WONDER Project are working together to make childbirth safer for women everywhere.
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At the Thanthai Periyar Government Headquarters Hospital in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, 40 women may be in labor at any given time with a single doctor on a 24-hour shift attending to all of the patients. The ward is packed and hectic. The doctor is tired and working under immense pressure. Lives are on the line.

How can one doctor keep track of every soon-to-be mother, detect any dangerous change in vital signs, and intervene quickly to prevent complications— or worse, death?

Microsoft Philanthropies Donates $1.8 million to Team Rubicon to Support Disaster Recovery

The veteran-built nonprofit will receive technology, services and training to overhaul its technology platform and fuel data-driven intelligence
Blog

The veteran-built nonprofit will receive technology, services and training to overhaul its technology platform and fuel data-driven intelligence

By Jennifer Langston

When Rich Kulesa arrived as a Team Rubicon volunteer in a small Texas town flooded by Hurricane Harvey, he found neighborhood streets still littered with unsalvageable furniture, televisions, clothes, strollers — the entire contents of people’s lives mounded up on the curb.

Realized Worth Launches ‘Voyager,’ a Customizable Learning Environment for Employee Volunteers

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Realized Worth is proud to launch Voyager, our new online immersive learning environment for employee volunteers. Voyager gives corporate citizenship practitioners an easy-to-use digital tool to train and certify employee volunteers in the practice of Transformative Volunteeringand to easily manage, track and report on training progress. Practitioners can further evolve citizenship strategy by leveraging Voyager to engage and activate employee volunteers to take part in community activities.

Press Release

Realized Worth is proud to launch Voyager, our new online immersive learning environment for employee volunteers. Voyager gives corporate citizenship practitioners an easy-to-use digital tool to train and certify employee volunteers in the practice of Transformative Volunteeringand to easily manage, track and report on training progress. Practitioners can further evolve citizenship strategy by leveraging Voyager to engage and activate employee volunteers to take part in community activities.

NBCUniversal Announces 2016 21st Century Solutions Winners

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Encouraging creativity and the drive to invent the future are ingrained in our culture. We are proud to support organizations that are pursuing new ideas to help build stronger communities.  For a fifth consecutive year, the NBCUniversal Foundation will spotlight and invest in non-profit organizations that are challenging conventional thinking by implementing innovative programs to address some of our nation’s greatest challenges within the areas of media, technology for good, civic engagement, jobs and economic empowerment, education and environment.

Making an Impact: CNM Connect Launches Customized Outcomes Technology Services for Nonprofits

Press Release

DALLAS, June 7, 2016 /3BL Media/ – CNM Connect (CNM) today announced an innovative new outcomes technology services - CNM-pact™ - that will give nonprofits the ability to efficiently and effectively track, analyze, evaluate and report program performance. Leveraging an affordable, web-based technology, nonprofits can demonstrate to their funders and stakeholders that their programs are working.

Technology for Good: GE Evolves from Financier to Green Tech Start-Up Investor

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In 1905 GE established the Electric Bond and Share Company to provide financing to small local utilities. Already in business for a quarter century by that year, GE realized that capital flow and capital were crucial for conducting business.

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