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Exploring How Physical and Sensory Limitations Affect Daily Tasks

Interactive inclusion experience hosted by BOLD Ability BRG
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We believe that inclusion drives innovation—and innovation drives inclusion.

This International Day Of Persons With Disabilities, Kohler associates had the opportunity to use simulation equipment to explore firsthand how physical and sensory limitations affect daily tasks such as showering, handwashing, driving, and exercising.

Heroes Work Here: Saving a Young Woman Trapped in Burning Car

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PSE&G Trenton Gas’ Austin Miller and Eric Nemeth said the rescue was just another part of their busy day.

As Miller and Nemeth approached the car that was flipped on its side with fire and smoke coming out, their biggest worry was that there might be a family with kids inside of it.

Miller was driving a van in front of Nemeth, who was in a box truck, as they headed to their next job in West Windsor on an average autumn morning. So when Miller pulled over, Nemeth followed his lead.

The DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation Celebrated Sports Matter Day in Houston by Donating Sports Equipment to 10,000 Local Youth

World Series Champion & MVP Jeremy Peña and Basketball Hall of Famer Sheryl Swoopes partnered with The DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation to give back to youth athletes from under-resourced Houston communities
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HOUSTON, December 6, 2022 /3BL Media/ -- The DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation's Sports Matter Giving Truck made its third tour stop in 2022 in Houston on Saturday, Dec. 3, gifting 10,000 youth athletes with sports equipment and hosting more than 500 kids for Sports Matter Day at the University of Houston Campus Recreation & Wellness Center.

Behind the Apron: 31-Year Home Depot Associate Knows Plants and Good Relationships

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When it comes to gardening, Charlie Rossi is the man to call. From emergencies to seasonal growing tips to next-day deliveries of large orders, the San Rafael, California, Home Depot garden supervisor has been calmly and confidently taking care of customers since his first day in the garden center more than 31 years ago.

“I take care of my customers and they take care of me,” says Charlie.

In the latest episode of “Behind the Apron,” learn more about how Charlie has built a loyal customer base in California as an expert plant and gardening consultant.

Global Standard for Biodiversity Impacts One Step Closer

Consultation begins on ‘major update’ to GRI Biodiversity Standard
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A proposed reporting standard that seeks to unlock accountability for the impacts organizations have on the natural world, informing the global response to a deepening biodiversity crisis, has been made available.

From the Fifth Third 2021 ESG Report: Developing Employees

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Fifth Third’s learning and development strategy delivers personalized and accessible experiences that fuel career growth and helps retain great talent. In 2021, our flexible and virtual learning opportunities continued to evolve based on employee preferences and business needs.

Fueling What’s Next

Bee Better Certification Program Authorizes SCS Global Services as Certifier

New certification complements SCS’ suite of food and agriculture offerings advancing sustainability
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EMERYVILLE, Calif., December 6, 2022 /3BL Media/ - SCS Global Services (SCS), a pioneer and global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards development, today announced it has been approved as an authorized certification body to the Bee Better Certification Standard. Bee Better CertifiedTM is the only third-party certification program focused on pollinator health on farms.

Tapestry Achieves 2025 Goal of 100,000 Volunteer Hours Two-and-a-Half Years Early

New goal set of 500,000 hours by 2030
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Today Tapestry is proud to announce we have achieved our 2025 goal of completing 100,000 volunteer service hours globally in our communities – two-and-a-half years early!

Volunteering is core to who we are as a purpose-led company with employees that stretch what’s possible with the generosity of their time, talent and resources. This achievement was made possible by thousands of employees across our brands and regions who even through unprecedented times, prioritized making a difference in their local communities.

Benevity Appoints Lance Ludman as Chief Financial Officer

With over two decades of financial operations, strategy and business development experience, the newly appointed CFO will help Benevity continue to scale
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With over two decades of financial operations, strategy and business development experience, the newly appointed CFO will help Benevity continue to scale

Tapestry Announces New Partnership With Disability:IN

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Tomorrow marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a day designed to increase awareness and understanding of the challenges faced by the 1+ billion people worldwide living with disabilities. Today, Tapestry is excited to announce its new partnership with Disability:IN, a leading global nonprofit dedicated to helping advance accessibility and disability inclusion in the workplace.

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