August 03, 2020

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Gap Year Leads to Global Stage for NGOs

After my senior year of high school, I decided to take a gap year before beginning my freshman year of college at George Washington University. I traveled to Russia, China, Cambodia, Israel, Jordan, South Africa and Tanzania. In each country,...

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Can Selling Timber Help Communities Maintain Forests?

Published: Jul 31, 2020 – 08:00 AM EST

Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ - Environment Tetra Tech's Mark Donahue and Ian Deshmukh explore the literature on community-based forestry enterprises (CBFE) to identify successful factors and strategies, focusing on four fundamental conditions required for their development. This post originally ran on ClimateLinks. Worldwide, local...

Comerica Bank Invests $1.1 Million in Clearinghouse CDFI

Published: Jul 28, 2020 – 12:54 PM EST

Jul. 28 /CSRwire/ - Clearinghouse Community Development Financial Institution (Clearinghouse CDFI) announced a $1.1 million equity investment from Comerica Bank, a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The investment will be leveraged ten times for direct lending in low-income and distressed communities....

The Walmart Foundation and EARTH University

Published: Jul 28, 2020 – 10:47 AM EST

ATLANTA, Jul. 28 /CSRwire/ - The Walmart Foundation has provided a grant to EARTH University Foundation (EARTH) to support EARTH to engage and strengthen hundreds of small farmers in Costa Rica and Guatemala. The Walmart Foundation has made a generous $935,000 two-year grant...

Scotts® and MLB Unveil Recipients of the 2020 Field Refurbishment Program

Published: Jul 16, 2020 – 12:27 PM EST

MARYSVILLE, Ohio and NEW YORK, Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - The Scotts® Field Refurbishment Program will once again award modern, playable youth baseball and softball field refurbishments to four communities of need within the United States, The Scotts Company LLC (Scotts) and Major League...

Bacardi Gives Reopened Bars in Europe a Post-Lockdown Boost

Published: Jul 16, 2020 – 07:41 AM EST

• While respecting each country’s local government health and safety guidelines, Bacardi will buy its 2,500 employees and their friends and family a cocktail this summer, as it takes them ‘Back to the Bar’ across Europe to show support for the bar community...

Meet the 2020 Techstars Atlanta Class

Published: Jul 13, 2020 – 03:30 PM EST

Originally published by Cox Enterprises Techstars Atlanta is back and with a brand-new class of 10 startups. As the sole sponsor for the fifth consecutive year, Cox offers up-and-coming companies vital funding and advisement to expand Atlanta's economy and culture of innovation. "There...

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