August 28, 2015

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Fourth Annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge Seeks Problem Solving Ideas From Students Nationwide

Published: Aug 14, 2015 – 02:05 PM EST

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Aug. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Verizon Innovative App Challenge - the no-coding-skills-needed contest that gives middle and high school students a chance to bring their problem-solving app ideas to life - is back! In its fourth year, the App Challenge...

Western Union Foundation Announces Grants Supporting Teach For All Education Programs Across Several Countries

Published: Aug 13, 2015 – 01:00 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 13 /CSRwire/ - The Western Union Foundation, reiterating its commitment to education, today announced US$350,000 in total grants to Teach For All and four of its network partners in Mexico, Austria, India, and the United Kingdom. These grants are part...

CITGO Launches Third Fueling Education Program to Help Teachers and Schools

Published: Jul 13, 2015 – 03:33 PM EST

HOUSTON, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Starting July 13, educators seeking to improve their schools can enter the CITGO Fueling Education program offering teachers, student teachers and PTA/PTO members the chance to win $1,000 in school supplies for their classrooms. Eligible K-12 public school...

Samsung Transforms High School Students into App Developers through Summer Coding Program

Published: Jul 06, 2015 – 02:41 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Jul. 06 /CSRwire/ - This summer, Samsung Electronics America (Samsung) will kick off its fourth annual Samsung Mobile App Academy, an app and coding program for rising 11th and 12th grade students. During the five-day Academy held in six cities,...

Harvard Business School To Host Program On Corporate Social Responsibility

Published: Jul 06, 2015 – 01:48 PM EST

BOSTON, Jul. 06 /CSRwire/ - From October 18-21, 2015, Harvard Business School (HBS) Executive Education will host Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on the HBS campus in Boston. This program is designed to help executives refocus corporate social responsibility and sustainability efforts in ways...

Global Sustain presents the Yearbook 2014/15 “The Power of Collaboration”

Published: Jul 03, 2015 – 10:38 AM EST

UNITED KINGDOM, Jul. 03 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain proudly presents the 8th Yearbook entitled "The Power of Collaboration". The presentation will take place this Tuesday, July 7th, at 17:30, at Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Piraeus 206, in the presence of business leaders and Global...

US Rocketeers Take Home Championship

Published: Jun 22, 2015 – 03:58 PM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., Jun. 22 /CSRwire/ - Seven students from the Russellville City Schools of Russellville, Ala., won first place in the International Rocketry Challenge at the 2015 Paris Air Show on June 19. The U.S. team, sponsored by Raytheon, beat teams from the...

High School Student Funds Creative Problem Solving Programs Across The Country

Published: Jun 10, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Ill., Jun. 10 /CSRwire/ - Two Texas schools and one Florida middle school were the winners of the first "Big Problems Big Ideas" competition, a national program launched by The Taylor Wilson Thompson Family Foundation to encourage students to propose solutions to...

FCA Foundation Grants $100,000 to Establish National Black Farmers Association Scholarship Program

Published: May 22, 2015 – 01:44 PM EST

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 22 /CSRwire/ - The FCA Foundation today announced a $100,000 grant to support scholarships for current and future African American farmers. The National Black Farmers Association Scholarship program will provide scholarships up to $5,000 to fund agriculture-related study at...

Momentous Institute and AT&T Release Three Free Apps to Support Children's Social and Emotional Health

Published: May 08, 2015 – 02:23 PM EST

Dallas, TX, May 08 /CSRwire/ - Momentous Institute and ATT, through the ATT Aspire initiative, have released three mobile apps that can help children better understand their emotions. The organizations are using the apps to expand the reach of the best ed-tech solutions...

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