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Alkermes Announces Recipients of 2021 Alkermes Inspiration Grants® Program

5th Installment of Competitive Grants Program Awards 11 Grants to Innovative Programs Focused on People Living With Addiction, Serious Mental Illness or Cancer
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DUBLIN, July 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS) today announced the 2021 recipients of grants from the company’s signature Alkermes Inspiration Grants® program. Grants were awarded to 11 nonprofit organizations working to address the needs of people living with addiction, serious mental illness or cancer, including programs serving historically under-resourced or underrepresented communities, including Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC), LGBTQ+ individuals, veterans, women and people impacted by the U.S.

International Paper Is Bringing a Colorful and Safe Playground to Children in Spain

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Our team in the Canary Islands, Spain, is helping bring a colorful and safe playground to life for the children who attend Aldeas Infantiles SOS de España's nursery school in El Tablero. This new recreation area is the perfect place for children to discover and develop their senses and share moments with their families.

Meet Pastor Rudy, an Inspiration to Poor and Underserved People in Houston, Texas

P&G Partners with Katie Couric Media for Part 5 in their “Leading with Love” Series
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Pastor Rudy Rasmus knows firsthand how it feels not to be understood. He grew up in the segregated south and uses the lessons he learned to love people for who they are, where they are to help the homeless population in Houston, Texas. He has often said that a city’s greatness is determined by how it treats its poorest citizen, and he has stepped up to be a source of comfort and help to those most in need.

Mohawk Team Members Volunteer at Local STEM Camps

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Summer break means summer camps! Mohawk team members are helping with Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy’s middle school STEM camps, including leading activities like designing an aerodynamic model race car and understanding measurements. Thank you to these team members for volunteering your expertise!

Turkey Impact Council Won the Fast Start Award From Global Nonprofit Points of Light.

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Turkey Impact Council was selected as the first among the corporate volunteering councils established in the past three years, according to the excellence principles of Points of Light.

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Turkey Impact Council was selected as the first among the corporate volunteering councils established in the past three years, according to the excellence principles of Points of Light.

AEG's LA Kings and LA Galaxy Participate in Alliance LA's First Unity March and Dialogue in Fight Against Racism

Panelists and Speakers featured AEG Sports Chief Operating Officer Kelly Cheeseman and LA Kings Professional Hockey Scout Blake Bolden, among others
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On July 18, AEG’s LA Kings and LA Galaxy joined the nine other professional sports teams in Los Angeles that comprise THE ALLIANCE: Los Angeles in engaging in meaningful conversations with local youth and civic leaders during the first Alliance Unity March & Dialogue in the fight against racism.

Think Globally, Act Locally: This Mom's Fight for Digital Equity is a Lesson For Us All

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“I’m not supposed to be here,” says Tanesha Grant, founder of Parents Supporting Parents NYC, a nonprofit aiming to help New York City kids bridge the digital divide. “I was supposed to be that left-behind child, a foster child, but I’m here, lifting my voice and lending my experience with school as a Black woman in this country.”

The Power of Internet Connectivity

For the world’s poorest youth, access to the internet and a connected device can unlock a better future.
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For more than a year now, children across the world have been using broadband internet to continue their education while schools are closed because of the pandemic. But, for most children, this necessity has not been available. Many have been trying to continue their education in regions where internet connectivity is poor or non-existent. Two-thirds of the world’s children (1.3bn children between the ages of three and 17) have no access to the internet at home.1 More than 360m young people around the world have no access to the internet whatsoever.2

World Ocean Day: 10 Tips for Conserving Our Oceans

by Laura Riavitz, Marine Biologist and Lenovo Innovator
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The ocean deserves to be celebrated every day but on World Ocean Day, let’s take a moment to draw more awareness into the importance of conservation.

CNH Industrial México Supports Cáritas de Querétaro With Tree Planting Initiative

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The CNH Industrial manufacturing facility in Querétaro, Mexico teamed up with Cáritas de Querétaro and organized a tree planting day to promote environmental awareness and sustainability in the community of El Salitre, Querétaro.

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