March 04, 2015

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From Denmark to Mozambique: Health on Two Wheels

Press Release Published: Mar 04, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

Company bikes, which help employees get around on Novo Nordisk’s sites, are getting a second life to support the work of SOS Children’s Village in Mozambique. Here, volunteers use the bikes to attend vulnerable families and to deliver medicine and food.

Subaru Of America Partners with The Student Spaceflight Experiments Program to Aid Advanced Education for Schools in Need

Press Release Published: Mar 03, 2015 – 03:03 PM EST

CHERRY HILL, NJ, Mar. 03 /CSRwire/ - Subaru of America today announced its continued commitment to the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP), through a two-year national partnership with the National Center for Earth and Space Science Education in Washington, D.C. Through the partnership,...

Sandoz Announces Training Program for Midwives in Ethiopia, to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality

Press Release Published: Mar 03, 2015 – 01:55 PM EST

- Approximately 400 mothers and newborns die in Ethiopia each day1,2 partly due to health workers’ limited knowledge in the area of obstetrics - Enhancing medical knowledge and skills of health workers helps reduce maternal and newborn mortality - Sandoz is committed to...

The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Supports The Resource Foundation to Bring New Life to Historic Mexican Park

Press Release Published: Mar 02, 2015 – 11:13 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Mar. 02 /CSRwire/ - The Resource Foundation (TRF) is pleased to announce a $1 million grant from The Tiffany Co. Foundation in support of the rehabilitation of Mexico City's Chapultepec Forest Park. The project is expected to benefit over 4.5...

The World Environment Center Awards $2 Million to Scale Innovative Solutions to Support Small Business in Latin America

Press Release Published: Feb 23, 2015 – 04:17 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 23 /CSRwire/ - The World Environment Center (WEC) has awarded approximately $500,000 to each of the four winners of the Pathways Innovation Challenge: Lutheran World Relief, Ncleo Biotecnologa Curauma, ICAM GROUP, and Vista Volcanes. These organizations are accelerating business development...

Cognizant 'Making the Future' Initiative Awards 34 STEM Grants to Youth Programs

Press Release Published: Feb 18, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST

TEANECK, N.J., Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) today announced it is awarding 34 grants to after-school, in-school, and summer programs at 54 sites across the U.S. through its 'Making the Future' education initiative. Designed to inspire interest in STEM (science, technology,...

Actress and Singer Debby Ryan Named New Voice for Mary Kay Dating Abuse Prevention Campaign

Press Release Published: Feb 17, 2015 – 02:59 PM EST

DALLAS, Feb. 17 /CSRwire/ - To bring awareness to dating violence, an epidemic that impacts one in three young people today, American actress, singer and rising star Debby Ryan is partnering with global cosmetics giant Mary Kay as the company's newest cause champion....

The Western Union Foundation Commits More than $1.8 Million in 2014 Fourth Quarter Grants Supporting Global Education

Press Release Published: Feb 12, 2015 – 11:40 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 12 /CSRwire/ - As part of Western Union's commitment to support the global communities it serves, The Western Union Foundation today announced more than US$1.8 million in 2014 fourth quarter grants were distributed to key non-governmental organizations (NGOs) worldwide. "The...

Global Impact and Caritas Partners Collaborate to Support People in Need

Press Release Published: Feb 12, 2015 – 11:18 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, VA , Feb. 12 /CSRwire/ - Global Impact is excited to announce that it has been named a charity of choice for Caritas Partners and will collaborate with the firm to support people in need around the world through charitable High Impact...

826 National and Time Warner Cable Release Innovative STEM and Writing Partnership, “STEM to Story: Enthralling and Effective Lesson Plans for Grades 5-8”

Press Release Published: Feb 11, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - Award-winning literacy nonprofit 826 National and Time Warner Cable's (TWC) Connect a Million Minds initiative today launched their innovative STEM and writing curriculum, STEM to Story: Enthralling and Effective Lesson Plans for Grades 5-8. This book,...

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