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Fannie Mae Announces Seven-Year, $55 Billion "HouseChicago" Investment Plan to Finance Affordable Housing for 500,000 Chicago Families; Single Largest Housing Investment in the History of the City

Posted: May 15, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Fannie Mae (FNM/NYSE), the nations largest source of financing for home mortgages and multifamily housing, today announced a new and expanded "HouseChicago" seven-year, $55 billion investment plan to finance affordable housing for 500,000 Chicago and area families. Mayor Richard M. Daley, U.S. Representative...

Dobson Communications Awards College (PRIDE) Scholarships Worth $50,000

Posted: May 11, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Deserving High School Students Receive Awards for Continuing Education

Companies Show Their Generous Side - on the Net

Posted: May 11, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

For the second consecutive year, BT plc and Metropolitan Life Insurance are among the winners of the corporate website Hallmark Awards. Developed by CAF (Charities Aid Foundation) the Gold and Silver Awards recognise companies which excel in demonstrating their corporate community involvement through...

Chiquita Brands International Named Wal-Mart Environmental Supplier of the Year

Posted: May 09, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Chiquita Wins Top Environmental Award from Leading Retailer

GM Launches Program Showcasing Corporate Responsibility Efforts

Posted: May 08, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

General Motors Corp., a global leader and pioneer in corporate disclosure of social and environmental progress, today unveiled an aggressive plan to increase its visibility on its vast array of economic investments, philanthropic activities, environmental achievements and community partnerships. The initiative is aimed...

Management Flexibility is Key to Easing Stress of Employees Facing Eldercare Issues; Employers Also Must Help Employees Proactively Plan for Caring for Aging Parents, According to Business for Social Responsibility Report Sponsored by Fannie Mae

Posted: May 08, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Mid-level managers need to be more flexible and sensitive in helping employees deal with the stress and uncertainty caused by caring for aging parents, and employees need to be more proactive in planning for how they will care for aging parents, according to...

Agilent Releases First Environment and Social Responsibility Report

Posted: May 07, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Agilent Technologies announced that it has released its first-ever Environment and Social Responsibility Report providing detailed information on the company's environmental and social impact, and how it manages its worldwide operations. The report, available on Agilent's web site at www.agilent.com, is aimed at...

DuPont Makes Polymer Ingredient from Corn Instead of Petrochemicals

Posted: May 02, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

DuPont has successfully manufactured a critical ingredient for its newest polymer, Sorona, using a fermentation process based on corn sugar, a renewable resource. Before this development, the substance could only be produced from petrochemicals. Scientists produced the chemical, PDO, also known as 1,3...

McDonald's Offers $50,000 in Grants to Help Teachers Promote Family Involvement in Education

Posted: May 01, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

New York Tri-State teachers looking for money to fund activities that encourage family involvement in education can turn to their local McDonald's restaurant for help. Through the Together In Education Grants Program, New York Tri-State McDonald's Owners are offering $50,000 in grants to...

BOC'S Kittery, Maine Facility Recognized for Environmental Excellence

Posted: May 01, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST

Air Separation Plant Receives Compressed Gas Association's First Environmental Leadership Award



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