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Sodexo Pledges $150,000 for CIA Scholarships and Creates Externship

Gift to Benefit Students at College's San Antonio Campus
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Scholarships will provide additional educational opportunities for Hispanic students who aspire to be the foodservice leaders of tomorrow.

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Scholarships will provide additional educational opportunities for Hispanic students who aspire to be the foodservice leaders of tomorrow.

L'Oreal USA Employees Volunteer In Local Communities Across the Country

3000 + L'Oreal USA employees volunteer their time and talents to help others
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Today across the country, more than 3,000 L’Oréal USA employees will roll up their sleeves to help those in need in their local communities by participating in the company’s annual Employee Volunteer Day. At the company’s facilities across the country, as well as the New York headquarters, employees will engage in more than 12,000 hours of community service in a single day.

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Today across the country, more than 3,000 L’Oréal USA employees will roll up their sleeves to help those in need in their local communities by participating in the company’s annual Employee Volunteer Day. At the company’s facilities across the country, as well as the New York headquarters, employees will engage in more than 12,000 hours of community service in a single day.

The UPS Foundation Awards Keep America Beautiful Affiliates with Community Grants

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The UPS Foundation awarded 13 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliates with $10,000 community improvement grants, each supporting programs across the country that address recycling, beautification and community greening, litter prevention and waste reduction.

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The UPS Foundation awarded 13 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliates with $10,000 community improvement grants, each supporting programs across the country that address recycling, beautification and community greening, litter prevention and waste reduction.

New Portal Focuses on Links Between Business and Children’s Rights

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Geneva - June 14, 2011 - Today the non-profit Business & Human Rights Resource Centre launched an online portal on “Business & Children”.

GE Foundation Developing Futures in Education

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For more than 50 years, the GE Foundation has invested in education programs based on a fundamental premise: a quality education ushers in a lifetime of opportunity, which helps build a strong and diverse citizenry to work and live in an increasingly competitive world. In the United States, GE believes that through efforts to provide a quality education, we can help prepare young Americans — especially those in underserved urban districts — for careers in a global economy.

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For more than 50 years, the GE Foundation has invested in education programs based on a fundamental premise: a quality education ushers in a lifetime of opportunity, which helps build a strong and diverse citizenry to work and live in an increasingly competitive world. In the United States, GE believes that through efforts to provide a quality education, we can help prepare young Americans — especially those in underserved urban districts — for careers in a global economy.

The UPS Foundation Awards Keep America Beautiful Affiliates with Community Grants

Thirteen Communities Receive Grants Totaling $130,000 for a Wide Array of Local Projects
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The UPS Foundation awarded 13 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliates with $10,000 community improvement grants, each supporting programs across the country that address recycling, beautification and community greening, litter prevention and waste reduction. The projects will take place during 2011 and into early 2012.
 

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The UPS Foundation awarded 13 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliates with $10,000 community improvement grants, each supporting programs across the country that address recycling, beautification and community greening, litter prevention and waste reduction. The projects will take place during 2011 and into early 2012.
 

Deb DeHaas rolls up her sleeves for company's Impact Day | Crain's Chicago Business

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When companies hold community-involvement days, it's usually the rank and file who roll up their sleeves.

On Friday, Deloitte employees offered one-day community service work during the company's annual Impact Day. Alongside was their boss, Managing Partner Deb DeHaas, who made her impact by doing what top executives know best — running a meeting.

Sodexo Foundation Savors Record-Breaking Contributions to End Childhood Hunger in U.S. and Honors Student and Employee Volunteers

The nonprofit charitable arm of Sodexo Inc. raises $1 million at its 12th Annual Foundation Dinner and pays tribute to its former president Stephen J. Brady
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Through the generous donations of Sodexo's valued vendor partners, private corporations and individual donors, the Sodexo Foundation raised $1 million to support its many programs and initiatives focused on ending childhood hunger in America.

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Through the generous donations of Sodexo's valued vendor partners, private corporations and individual donors, the Sodexo Foundation raised $1 million to support its many programs and initiatives focused on ending childhood hunger in America.

Leveraging Social Media and Tapping Volunteers to Raise Big Bucks - Free VolunteerMatch Webinar w/ Darian Heyman and Sean Sullivan, Nonprofit Management 101, 6/16

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Webinar Topic: Best Practices in Corporate Engagement from VolunteerMatch Solutions: Leveraging Social Media and Tapping Volunteers to Raise Big Bucks

Speakers: Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101, and Sean Sullivan, Center for Environmental Health

Date: Thursday, 6/16, 2011

Time: 10AM-11AM PT / 1PM-2PM ET

Click here to register for the event

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Webinar Topic: Best Practices in Corporate Engagement from VolunteerMatch Solutions: Leveraging Social Media and Tapping Volunteers to Raise Big Bucks

Speakers: Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101, and Sean Sullivan, Center for Environmental Health

Date: Thursday, 6/16, 2011

Time: 10AM-11AM PT / 1PM-2PM ET

Click here to register for the event

Deloitte IMPACT Day - Boston Business Journal Article

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You won’t see Deloitte employees in downtown Boston Friday – not because it’s a day off, but rather the firm's annual day of community service.

Dubbed IMPACT Day, all of Deloitte’s 50,000 or more employees nationwide – with 1,500 of them in Boston – are given a day away from their desks to work on community service projects. This year is the firm’s 12th annual event.

Read the full article here: http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2011/06/10/deloitte-impact-day.html

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