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Safeway Raises $5.6 Million for Breast Cancer Charities

Published: Dec 13, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2005--Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) announced today that it has raised $5.6 million during the company's fall breast cancer fundraising and awareness campaign. The annual campaign benefits a variety of breast cancer treatment and support programs in the communities in which...

Phelps Dodge Establishes Trusts to Fund Environmental, Retiree Obligations

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

PHOENIX - Phelps Dodge Corp. (NYSE:PD) today announced that its board of directors has approved establishing and funding the following trusts: A trust dedicated to help fund Phelps Dodge's global environmental reclamation and remediation activities. The company will make an initial contribution of...

Accenture Gives $2 Million to Support Junior Achievement Technology Platform Development

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2005--As part of the Accenture Corporate Citizenship Investment Program, Accenture* today announced a $2 million (USD) grant to JA Worldwide (Junior Achievement) to support the development and implementation of a new technology platform. The platform, which is designed to...

Bentley Prince Street Receives ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Certifications

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

LOS ANGELES, CA - Bentley Prince Street announced today that its operations have been registered to the ISO 9001 Quality Standard and the ISO 14001 Environmental Standard by registrar BSI Management Systems. ISO (International Organization for Standardization) serves to develop manufacturing standards that...

CMP Media's Community Connection Supports Nonprofit Organizations Nationwide

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

Manhasset, NY - CMP Media (www.cmp.com), a marketing solutions company serving the technology, healthcare and lifestyles industries, today announced that Community Connection, its employee-driven nonprofit foundation, is increasing its annual funding to nonprofits in local communities nationwide by $125,000 this year. The special...

Alcoa Recognizes Student for Aluminum Intensive Ferrari of the Future

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2005--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has awarded Shigenori Maeda, a design student from the College for Creative Studies of Detroit, a special design prize for Excellence in Design for Aluminum, for his model "612 Lafayette" Ferrari. Maeda designed the...

Sustainable Ventures Announces $10,000 Prize For Study That Best Measures Integrated Social, Environmental and Financial Performance

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

The Prize, "Our Daily Bread, What Does It REALLY Cost?" will help people make more informed choices to help protect and restore our world

Reentry Strategies Institute (RSI) Celebrates Inaugural Operations in North Carolina

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

It is estimated that 15 million formerly incarcerated persons live in the US today; nearly 7 percent of the adult population. An estimated 640,000 inmates will be released from state prisons in 2005. Within three years, 67 percent of these individuals will be...

First ''100'' Shareholder-Sponsored Proxy Resolutions Filed by ICCR Members for 2006: Including McDonald's, GE, Lockheed, Anheuser-Busch & ChevronTexaco

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

New York) - New York) - To date, 100 shareholder-sponsored proxy resolutions have been filed by Members and Associates of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) for 2006. Among the companies receiving resolutions are McDonald's, GE, Lockheed Martin, Anheuser-Busch, and ChevronTexaco. Issues...

Democracy's Edge, New Work by Author of Diet for a Small Planet, Getting Big Response on PBS

Published: Dec 12, 2005 – 11:00 PM EST

Thin Democracy - what America has now - is weak and failing, warns Frances Moore Lappé on PBS Now with David Brancaccio, first aired December 9th. But a more powerful practice of democracy is emerging that engages regular citizens in problem solving, she...



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