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Alcoa and Alcoa Foundation Report Combined Giving of Nearly $40 Million in 2005; Meg McDonald Named President of Alcoa Foundation

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2006--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) and Alcoa Foundation, the second largest corporate foundation in the United States, today released 2005 year-end highlights from combined community giving programs that include a 38 percent increase in giving to $39.9 million in 2005, up from $28.8...

Aetna and the Aetna Foundation Contribute $19 Million Nationally in 2005; $2.6 Million Through the Regional Community Health Grants Program

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2006--Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced that more than $19 million in grant funding was awarded nationally in 2005 -- $2.6 million of which was awarded through the Foundation's Regional Community Health Grant Program funding 95 nonprofit organizations in 20...

Imperial Oil Announces $4 Million Gift to Glenbow Museum

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

Calgary, AB - Imperial Oil announced today a $4.0 million donation to Glenbow Museum. The contribution consists of Imperial Oil's extensive corporate archives, a $1.2 million endowment for the ongoing care, maintenance and access of the archival material, and a $500,000 gift towards...

Salesforce Foundation Announces Grant Program to Enable Nonprofit Capacity Building

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

Nonprofit Capacity Building Initiative Grants, totaling $500,000, will help nonprofits use technology effectively to reduce administrative costs and advance their missions

Dow Signs Responsible Care® Global Charter; Endorses ICCA Product Strategy

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

MIDLAND, MI - The Dow Chemical Company recently recommitted its support to Responsible Care® when Dow President, CEO and Chairman-Elect Andrew Liveris signed the Responsible Care Global Charter, a document that goes beyond the original elements of Responsible Care to consider evolving challenges...

Global Alumina And United States' African Development Foundation Partner To Increase Community And Enterprise Development In The Republic Of Guinea

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

TORONTO, ON - Global Alumina Corporation (TSX: GLA.U) and the African Development Foundation (ADF), a public corporation of the Government of the United States of America, have entered into a five-year, strategic partnership to maximize the social and economic benefits of Global Alumina's...

Dow Donates $100 Million for Charitable Causes

Published: Feb 14, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

Taking advantage of strong business performance, The Dow Chemical Company recently donated $100 million to The Dow Chemical Company Foundation, which distributes charitable gifts to causes that improve the quality of life in communities around the world where Dow operates. "We are pleased...

IFC launched Good Practice on Non-Discrimination and Equal Opportunity

Published: Feb 13, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

IFC's Good Practice Note on "Non-Discrimination and Equal Opportunity," the latest in a series of publications providing how-to guidance and good practice examples to private sector clients on a variety of social and environmental topics. The Note seeks to help IFC clients and...

GLOBE 2006 Announces New Sessions, Program Features Major International Participation

Published: Feb 13, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

Vancouver, B.C.: The GLOBE Foundation of Canada is pleased to announce new, internationally significant additions to the program, as well as new speakers who will be making their first appearance at a GLOBE event. GLOBE 2006 is taking place in Vancouver March 29-31....

Starbucks Enhances its Commitment to Education in China; Joins with China Soong Ching Ling Foundation to Boost Rural Education; Program Will Provide Tools and Improved Training for Teachers in Western China

Published: Feb 13, 2006 – 11:00 PM EST

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2006--As part of its long-term commitment to support improved educational opportunities in China, Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq:SBUX) today entered into an agreement with the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation to provide 12 million RMB ($1.5 million USD) to support a...

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