CBS Radio Hartford Advertisers and Nonprofit First Book Partner to Provide Thousands of New Books to Hartford-Area School

New Books Distributed to 700 Students at Burns Latino Studies Academy During Reading Party
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October 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Approximately 2,800 new books made their way into the hands of kids from low-income families today thanks to the nonprofit social enterprise First Book and CBS Radio Hartford advertisers.

Through CBS EcoMedia, 700 students at Burns Latino Studies Academy students received brand-new, age-appropriate books. Price Chopper Supermarkets, Harte Auto, Shoppes at Farmington Valley, Columbia Dental, New England Air Museum, Eblens, and Lincoln Technical Institute contributed funding through participation in EcoMedia’s EducationAd program.

Lahey Health Enhances Wellness of Residents in Lowell by Funding Tree Planting

Lahey Health employee volunteers root for the environment by planting 15 trees
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October 27, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Lahey Health has partnered with CBS EcoMedia through its EcoAd program to support the planting of 15 large trees at the intersection of Pawtucket Street and Father Morissette Boulevard in downtown Lowell. The tree planting was coordinated by Alliance for Community Trees and the Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust. Funding will support ongoing maintenance and pruning of the trees.

Lahey Health’s funding will increase downtown Lowell’s urban forest while achieving the many quality-of-life benefits that come with planting trees.

New York Life Supports Improvements to Ronald McDonald Family Room® at Texas Children’s Hospital

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October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - New York Life, one of the largest mutual life insurance companies in the United States, has partnered with CBS EcoMedia through its WellnessAd program to make critical renovations to the Cancer and Hematology Inpatient Unit Ronald McDonald Family Room at Texas Children’s Hospital. The upgrades will enhance the environment in the Family Room, offering home-like surroundings and needed amenities for families of children facing a life-threatening condition.

EmblemHealth Provides Health Care Services to Disadvantaged Youth in New York City

EmblemHealth Supports Medically Underserved Youth Through Partnership with Children’s Health Fund
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October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - To help ensure children are healthy and ready to succeed, EmblemHealth, the New York-based health insurance and wellness company, has partnered with CBS EcoMedia through its WellnessAd program to provide health care services to medically underserved youth in Harlem and Queens.

EmblemHealth Supports Medically Underserved Young Adults Through Partnership with Children’s Health Fund

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October 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - A special event will be held to celebrate EmblemHealth’s support of Children’s Health Fund’s mobile medical program. Through CBS EcoMedia’s WellnessAd program, EmblemHealth will provide health care services to 250 medically underserved children in Harlem and Queens. EmblemHealth’s support will result in approximately 450 health care visits over the next year.

Baltimore Chevrolet Dealers Fund New Uniforms and Athletic Equipment for Youth in Greater Baltimore Area

Partnership With National Recreation and Park Association to Enhance Youth Sports Programs in Baltimore and Serve More Youth in the Community
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October 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Baltimore Chevrolet Dealers have partnered with CBS EcoMedia through its WellnessAd program to support Youth Sports Programs in Greater Baltimore through partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association. Funding will support the distribution of much-needed new uniforms and sports equipment to programs in Hartford, Howard and Cecil Counties, and Baltimore City. The programs aim to engage youth in after-school activities and empower them to build and hone the values and skills they need to achieve positive outcomes.

UnitedHealthcare Supports Indo Jax Surf Charities to Enhance Wellness of Children with Autism, Wounded Warriors and Families of Military Veterans

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October 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ - UnitedHealthcare will celebrate its support of Indo Jax Surf Charities’ surf camps with a day of surf instruction and fun-filled beach activities. UnitedHealthcare’s funding will enable Indo Jax to expand its surfing programs to enhance the wellness of children with autism, Wounded Warriors and families of military veterans.

Charlotte Hornets and Nonprofit First Book Team up to Deliver Thousands of New Books to Charlotte-Area Students

The Book Bus presented by Lowe’s and the Hornets Will Distribute New Books to Five Title I Schools in Charlotte
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September 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ - In an effort to advance youth literacy in Charlotte, the Charlotte Hornets have partnered with the nonprofit social enterprise First Book, through CBS EcoMedia, to deliver brand-new, age-appropriate books to over four thousand students. The Book Bus will travel to five Title I schools in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System over the course of the week and distribute approximately 4,270 books to the school children.

Papa Murphy’s Partners With CBS EcoMedia To Fund New Backpacks Filled With School Supplies For 1,200 Sacramento-Area Students

Papa Murphy’s Gives Away New School-Ready Supplies from National Nonprofit Kids In Need Foundation
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September 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ - More than 16 million children in the United States – 22 percent of all children – live in families with incomes below the federal poverty level. Many of these families can’t afford to buy school necessities for their children. Teachers routinely step in and spend money out of their own pockets purchasing the supplies necessary for their students.

Nonprofit Little Kids Rock Expands Music Education in Los Angeles Public Schools with Funding from Six Flags Magic Mountain

5,300 Public School Students to Benefit from Six Flags Magic Mountain’s Financial Support
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Spetember 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ -  Six Flags Magic Mountain has partnered with CBS EcoMedia to provide funding to nonprofit Little Kids Rock to help stem the tide of budget cuts and expand their innovative Modern Band program throughout the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD).


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