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KaBOOM! Challenge Grant to Raise $1 Million for Gulf Coast Children; Deadline September 25, 2006

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 05:39 PM EST

Washington, D.C., September 20, 2006 - KaBOOM! received a $500,000 donation from an anonymous Mississippi donor to help fund Operation Playground, an initiative to rebuild 100 playgrounds in the Gulf Coast by the end of 2007. There is just one catch, KaBOOM! must...

Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers Doubles Commitment to Global Greentech Innovation; Firm Announces KPCB Prize for Greentech Policy Innovators and New Ventures Backed by Pandemic Preparedness Fund

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 05:13 PM EST

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 20, 2006--Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers (KPCB) announced three new Greentech and Pandemic Preparedness and Global Health commitments at the Clinton Global Initiative annual conference. KPCB has doubled its commitment to Global Greentech Innovations to $200 million, introduced the KPCB...

Russell Simmons, Hip Hop Mogul and Founder of Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, to Speak at First Corporate Responsibility Conference (www.thecro.Com) on November 1 In New York City

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 03:35 PM EST

(New York City) CRO Conference Chair Michael Connor announced today that one of America's most successful modern entrepreneurs and corporate activists, Russell Simmons, will be a featured speaker on November 1, 2006 at the Marriott New York Financial Center. The "Fireside Chat With...

Golf Classic Raises More Than $38K for SemperComm; High Spirits, Generous Donations Help Foundation Advance Its Mission

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 03:02 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 20, 2006--With a mild day and a slight breeze, nearly 100 golfers made the rounds of the SemperComm Golf Classic tournament at the Fort Belvoir Golf Club in Alexandria, VA, Sept. 15. Players and their associated sponsors helped raise more...

Valero Texas Open at La Cantera Raises Largest Charitable Contribution of Any Tournament in PGA TOUR History

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 12:51 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 20, 2006--Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) made history when the company announced that the Valero Texas Open at La Cantera has raised $7 million for charity -- the largest contribution of any tournament in the PGA TOUR's history. With this unprecedented...

My Family Farm Adds New Ingredient to 'Bake the World A Better Place' By Offering "Healthy Products for Healthy Families'

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 12:15 PM EST

Net profits to benefit new charitable partner - Prevent Child Abuse America

More Than 34,000 Employees in 15 Countries Give Back as Part of 11 Years of Prudential's Global Volunteer Day; More Than $25 Million in Volunteer Service Donated in Program's History

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 10:36 AM EST

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 20, 2006--Saturday, October 7 will mark the 11th anniversary of Global Volunteer Day, Prudential Financial's premier event for giving back to communities. Since 1995, more than 250,000 volunteers have devoted more than 1.4 million hours to complete more than 6,000...

cMarket, WCVB-TV Channel 5 Forge Partnership to Offer Local Non-Profits Online Fundraising Tools, Greater Visibility; Co-Sponsoring Free Seminars to Introduce Non-Profits to Best Practices in Online Auctions

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 10:25 AM EST

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 20, 2006--Non-profit organizations throughout New England have a new, high-profile outlet for reaching donors and raising funds, as a result of a recent partnership of Cambridge, Mass.-based cMarket, the leading provider of on-demand online auctions to support non-profit causes, and...

Illustrious Disability Rights' Leaders to Speak at Hong Kong Assistive Technology Conference

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 09:16 AM EST

Washington, DC - John H. Hager, Lex Frieden, Michael Paciello and Michael Fox will deliver Keynote Addresses at the Opening Day Ceremonies of an Assistive Technology Conference on October 10th, 2006 in Hong Kong, China. These illustrious leaders will speak on various aspects...

Intel Chairman Unveils the World's Most Remote Digital City; Amazon Effort Marks Global Movement to Bring Technology to the Next Billion People

Published: Sep 20, 2006 – 08:50 AM EST

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