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Land Betterment Corporation Celebrates Cureate for Telling the Story of Resilience and Creativity Within Appalachia During the Pandemic

Kim Bryden, Independent Director of Land Betterment; Founder and CEO of Cureate, took her podcast on the road during the COVID-19 pandemic to highlight the real stories of real communities
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FISHERS, Ind., May 14, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, is proud to support its independent director, Kim Bryden, and her company Cureate, in bringing the spotlight to small town America.  Cureate’s ‘The Tidbit Takes the Road’ series is all about showcasing the resiliency and the vibrancy of non-coastal, small towns and businesses over the past year. 

United Strengthens Sustainability Commitment Through Collaboration With More Than a Dozen New Community Organizations

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Airline supports organizations focused on clean-technology innovation, recycling strategies, and grassroots environmental education and justice

United works with more environmental, nonprofit partners than any other major U.S. airline

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Airline supports organizations focused on clean-technology innovation, recycling strategies, and grassroots environmental education and justice

United works with more environmental, nonprofit partners than any other major U.S. airline

Three Lessons From Public-Private Partnerships in Education

By Lori McFarling, President of Corporate & Community Partnerships, Discovery Education
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Since the beginning of the pandemic, over 90% of K-12 students transitioned to remote learning, with many participating in some type of hybrid model. While school districts continue to explore and implement ways to adapt to the  new educational environment, collective community partnerships prove an essential ingredient in the work to maintain continuity of learning for all students.

Asian American Leadership Spotlight: Maria Kim

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In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Common Impact is spotlighting members of the AAPI community who are making a difference every day through their careers and social impact work.

Ninety One Bolsters Global Trading Team With Additional Hires in New York and London

Cathy Gibson Head of Global Trading Builds out Global Center and Regional Expertise Approach
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LONDON and NEW YORK, May 12, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Ninety One, a leading independent global investment manager, announced additional global trading members reporting into Cathy Gibson Global Head of Trading. Leading 15 traders based in New York, Hong Kong, London and Cape Town, Ms. Gibson’s vision is to provide a global centre with local expertise, offering around-the-clock trading capabilities to support the investment process.

LA Galaxy Donate Soccer Equipment and Provide Food Distribution Aid to Youth and Local Families at Little Tokyo Service Center in Los Angeles

Event held in conjunction with Major League Soccer inclusion initiative, Soccer For All and in celebration of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month
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AEG’s LA Galaxy recently donated soccer equipment to youth at the Little Tokyo Service Center (LTSC) in downtown Los Angeles in celebration of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month on May 10.

Volunteering and Employee Engagement

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In today's episode of the Social Impact Show, we discuss how employee volunteering can positively impact your employee engagement programs.

We explore how volunteering can be the gateway to increased workplace giving participation, the rise of virtual volunteering, how to encourage employee volunteering and partnerships with non-profit organizations.

Watch or listen to the full episode on:

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Benevity Sees Exponential Surge in Searches for Nonprofits Providing COVID-19 Support in India

More companies activate relief campaigns on Benevity’s platform for the crisis in India, expected to peak in mid-May
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CALGARY, Alberta, May 11, 2021 /3BL Media/-- Benevity, Inc., the leading provider of global corporate purpose software, today announced a surge in activity on its platform from companies and their people looking to support COVID-19 relief for India. Seven of the top 10 searches on the platform in April 2021 were directly related to the COVID-19 crisis in India, indicating a strong desire for companies and their people to find and support trusted nonprofit organizations that are providing relief.

The Baker Hughes Foundation Contributes $150,000 to Global Food Security

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HOUSTON and LONDON,  May 13, 2021  /3BL Media/ – The Baker Hughes Foundation has announced a $150,000 grant to five organizations that promote food security in local communities. The funds will help the organizations provide food and basic services to meet increased demand prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic.   

Clarivate 2020 Progress Across Sustainability Pillars

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Every action we take, no matter how seemingly small, can serve to improve and nurture our world. That’s why at Clarivate, we’re committed to maintaining the highest level of integrity and ethics, protecting our planet, empowering our colleagues to thrive and building collaborative global communities.

Learn more about the progress we made in 2020 across our 4 sustainability pillars:

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