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America’s Promise Alliance and ING U.S. Announce the 100 Best Communities for Young People

Annual Competition Recognizes Communities that Make Youth Well-Being and Educational Achievement Top Priorities
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(3BL Media) Washington, DC — September 12, 2012 — America’s Promise Alliance (America’s Promise) today announced the 2012 winners of the 100 Best Communities for Young People presented by ING. The competition spotlights communities that demonstrate a lasting commitment to, and cross sector support for, youth development through innovative programs and services in schools and throughout the community.

ING Foundation Awards Scholarships to Young Investors

NYC Investment Divas Win ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge
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How would you like a 54.55% return on your investment portfolio? The NYC Investment Divas who participated in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge can boast about the solid results they delivered managing a $50,000 virtual portfolio the past three years as part of an integrated investment- and economic-literacy curriculum.

Financial Education Is an Opportunity at All Ages, Says ING U.S.

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Read what Rhonda Mims, president of the ING Foundation and head of the ING U.S. Office of Corporate Responsibility, had to say about community investment at ING U.S. and the importance of financial education in an interview with the Business Civic Leadership Center.

 

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ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge Empowers Young Girls to Become Smart Investors

ING Money Makers See Their Investment Pay Off
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The ING Money Makers, the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge team in Alameda, Calif., celebrated their successful money management skills during a Girls Inc. annual event Friday, July 27, where they received a “big check” from the ING Foundation. The team received $15,500, the gains from the initial $50,000 virtual portfolio that the girls participating in the program managed during the past three years.

ING Foundation Awards College Scholarships

Young Investors in Denver Receive ‘big check’
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How would you perform managing a virtual, $50,000 portfolio? Young girls participating in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge have spent the past three years learning about money-management, and the gains they realized from their investment portfolio have translated into real dollars for their continued education.

US Companies Link Executive Pay to Sustainability; ING Foundation Rewards Girls' Investment Teams; AMD Reports on CR for 17th Year - CSR Minute for June 7, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Congratulations to Rebecca Mieliwocki, the 2012 National Teacher of the Year

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For the eighth year in a row, ING U.S. is a proud co-sponsor of the National Teacher of the Year, a project by the Council of Chief State School Officers.

Congratulations to Rebecca Mieliwocki, a seventh-grade English teacher in Burbank, California, who is our 62nd National Teacher of the Year! Mieliwocki, along with the 2012 State Teachers of the Year, were recognized by President Barack Obama in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday, April 24, 2012.

ING U.S. Honors Excellence in Education as Co-sponsor of National Teacher of the Year

California Teacher Named 2012 National Teacher of the Year
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(3BL Media) April 23, 2012 - For the eighth year in a row, ING U.S. is a proud co-sponsor of the National Teacher of the Year, a project by the Council of Chief State School Officers. ING joins in celebrating Rebecca Mieliwocki, a seventh-grade English teacher in Burbank, California, as the 62nd National Teacher of the Year. Mieliwocki, along with the 2012 State Teachers of the Year, will be recognized by President Barack Obama in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday, April 24, 2012.

ING U.S. Welcomes ‘Fierce Financial Ladies’ To Windsor, Conn.

Young girls connect with real-world professionals
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You may be wondering, who are the Fierce Financial Ladies? They are the girls participating in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge from the Girls Inc. of Holyoke, Mass., affiliate.

100 Best Communities for Young People Application Drive Seeks Communities with Successful Dropout Prevention and Youth Programs

America’s Promise Alliance and the Voya Foundation National Program Will Recognize 100 Communities that Best Help Youth Stay in School
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America’s Promise Alliance and the Voya Foundation announce the call for submissions for this year’s 100 Best Communities for Young People competition. The 100 Best program recognizes communities that are doing outstanding and innovative work to help reduce high school dropout rates and provide their youth with outstanding places to live, learn and grow. Completed applications are due on or before May 17, 2012. Applications and additional information can be found at www.americaspromise.org/100best.

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America’s Promise Alliance and the Voya Foundation announce the call for submissions for this year’s 100 Best Communities for Young People competition. The 100 Best program recognizes communities that are doing outstanding and innovative work to help reduce high school dropout rates and provide their youth with outstanding places to live, learn and grow. Completed applications are due on or before May 17, 2012. Applications and additional information can be found at www.americaspromise.org/100best.

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