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Community development is the process by which civic leaders, activists, local citizens, and professionals improve various aspects of local communities. It empowers individuals with the skills needed to effect change, including building political power and working for a common agenda based on values of fairness, opportunity, and social justice.


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Bristol-Myers Squibb Joins Effort To Accelerate Access To HIV/AIDS Treatment In Developing Countries

Published: May 11, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Public/Private Effort Includes United Nations Agencies and Other Leading Pharmaceutical Companies

Applied Materials Pledges Additional Funds to Support Information Technology in the People's Republic of China

Published: May 05, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

US $1 Million Commitment to the Applied Materials Shanghai Research and Development Fund

17 Former Welfare Recipients Hired at Bank of America Following Customized Training Program

Published: May 01, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 01 /CSRwire/ - Seventeen of Bank of America's newest associates in Los Angeles will soon transition from welfare to work, thanks to a bank training program. Each new employee successfully completed a customized eight-week training program, and was hired into a position...

Cisco Systems Partners with World Bank Group and International Youth Foundation's Global Partnership for Youth Development

Published: Apr 20, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Cisco Networking Academy Selected as Model Focus Project Under GPYD

Microsoft Grant to Help Close Digital Divide for American Indians

Published: Apr 17, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - For American Indians, the "digital divide" can feel more like the "digital Grand Canyon." In addition to being the poorest of America’s ethnic minorities, many American Indians live on reservations notorious for their scant natural resources and isolated locations....

Mothers with Big Dreams: IKEA PS Grindtorp Pillows, Made by Extraordinary Mothers in Poverty-Stricken India, Help Support Their Lifes' Big Dreams; for their Children, their Villages and for Themselves

Published: Apr 16, 2000 – 08:00 AM EST

THE JOURNEY IS LONG. BUT THE OUTCOME IS OUTSTANDING. HUNDREDS OF WOMEN IN UTTAR PRADESH, INDIA ARE REALIZING THEIR BIG DREAMS!

Bank of America Joins Freddie Mac and Rainbow PUSH Coalition/Wall Street Project in $1 Billion Minority Homeownership Initiative

Published: Apr 14, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Apr. 14 /CSRwire/ - Freddie Mac and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition/Wall Street Project today announced a joint campaign to increase homeownership among minority families. As part of the campaign, known as the Freddie Mac/ Wall Street Project Minority Homeownership Initiative, the Fortune 100...

Xilinx Announces Stock Sharing Program for Local Schools

Published: Apr 14, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Governor says program “raises promise” for California students

America SCORES Receives Computer Associates Grant To Equip Children For The Digital World

Published: Apr 05, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Inner-City Youths Win When Soccer, Creative Writing and Community Service Program Sets Technology Goals

Cisco Systems to Donate $800,000 to Housing Trust Fund

Published: Apr 03, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Increases Commitment to $1 million

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