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New York Women In Film & Television Honors Extraordinary Women Behind The Scenes Of The Entertainment Industry

Acclaimed Actor And Comedian Sasheer Zamata To Liven Up The Festivities As Host; Several Notable Suprise Participants Also Slated To Be On Hand Makeup, Hair And Costume Design Teams Of ...
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NYU Furman Center Launches FloodzoneData.us, Provides Data on People and Housing in U.S. Floodplains

New analysis from NYU Furman Center also finds that Florida, Texas, and California have highest risk to housing from flooding Press Release - New York, NY — Today, the NYU Furman ...
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Celebrate Cultural Diversity In Africa During Ramadan

Volunteer in Morocco or Senegal during Ramadan for a unique cultural experience Press Release - NEW YORK – May 24, 2017 – Projects Abroad volunteers traveling to Morocco and Senegal during ...
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DRI Fund (“DRI”) Launches A Social Impact Fund Aimed At Providing Innovative Financing To Communities That Are Underserved By Mainstream Banking

DRI is the rare combination of an investment manager that is also certified by the US Department of Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (“CDFI”). Press Release - As an ...
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Sustain Natural Takes On The Tampon Tax And Tackles That Time Of The Month With Launch Of Innovative Subscription Service

Organic Period Brand Speaks Out Against Gender Bias And Donates to Girls Helping Girls Period. Offering Low Income Women Access to Menstrual Hygiene Products Press Release - New York, NY — ...
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Annual Tourette Awareness Walk Brings Participants From Around The Nation To Queens

Participants Came from Across the Nation to Walk 5k – Raising Awareness and Funds for the Tourette Association of America in the Nonprofit Organization’s Signature Teal Color Image Credit: Tourette Association ...
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DuPont invests R100 million into the Africa Regional Technology Hub

Investment includes multi crop drought research center in Hoogekraal Press Release - DELMAS, South Africa, May 23, 2017 - DuPont leaders joined together with public, private sector and government leaders to ...
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Nepalese Government Publicly Burns Huge Illegal Wildlife Stockpile

Destroying over 4,000 seized items from 48 species sends powerful message to traffickers Credit: ZSL Press Release - As part of international events to mark World Biodiversity Day 2017, the Government ...
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BEPI and myclimate Foundation Partner to Fight CO2 Emissions in Supply Chains

Press Release - Brussels, 23 May 2017. The Business Environmental Performance Initiative (BEPI), a business-driven initiative supporting supply chain environmental performance improvements globally, announces today a new partnership with myclimate Foundation ...
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Feeding America® and French’s® Partner to Mobilize Community To Share Millions of Meals With People Who Struggle with Hunger

Press Release - Chester, NJ – May, 2017 -- For French’s®, We Promise is not just a statement or a seal on mustard and ketchup bottles, it’s a mobilizing community call ...
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Three SDSU Alumni Win Fulbright Awards

The recent graduates will use their awards to conduct research and teach English abroad during the 2017-18 Academic Year. Press Release - SAN DIEGO, Calif. (May 23, 2017) — San Diego ...
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Leonhardt Announces Vibrational Energy Device For Preventing Blood Clots Provisional Patent Application and License Agreements

Press Release - Santa Monica, CA and Salt Lake City, UT, May 23, 2017 (PRBUZZ) -- Leonhardt's Launchpads announces today that the Company has filed a provisional patent application to expand ...
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Administration’s Drastic Cuts Destroy Programs for Those with Most Need

Statement by Casey Harden, Interim CEO, YWCA USA Press Release: “The FY2018 budget proposed today by the administration jackhammers the very foundation of our nation’s economic future by targeting the ...
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$18 Million Gift Will Transform Entrepreneurship at UNC-Chapel Hill

Shuford family gift will add faculty, internship support to help meet demand for popular minor in the College of Arts & Sciences Press Release - (Chapel Hill, N.C.— May 23, 2017) ...
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The Boomer Esiason Foundation is Laughing It Up for Cystic Fibrosis

BEF and Gotham Comedy Club partner up to put on the first live streamed comedy event for cystic fibrosis patients Press Release - NEW YORK — May 23, 2017 — The ...
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Nestlé Waters North America Announces $6 Million Investment in Closed Loop Fund

Joins with Other Leaders to Jump-Start Recycling Programs across the United States Press Release - Stamford, Conn., May 22, 2017: Nestlé Waters North America today announced it is investing $6 million ...
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Third Annual Summer Dream Helps Fulfill End-of- Life Dreams for Terminally-Ill Young Adults

Annual event supports Dream Foundation’s mission of touching lives, meeting essential needs and providing inspiration, comfort and closure at the end of life Press Release - Santa Barbara, Calif., May 22, ...
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Students Issue $8,495 in Grants to Six Local Organizations

Grants to Fund Programs Working towards “Educating and Inspiring Youth for a Healthier, Brighter Future” Press Release - State College, PA – A group of Centre County high school students awarded ...
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SDSU’s Newest Residence Hall Certified LEED Silver

South Campus Plaza achieves international sustainability recognition for its sustainable operating practices. Press Release - SAN DIEGO, Calif. (May 22, 2017) — San Diego State University’s new residence hall at South ...
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Georgia Tech Students Win Toyota and Net Impact’s National Competition with App Concept for People Who Use Wheelchairs

Next Generation Mobility Challenge Inspired Millennials to Solve Mobility Issues Winning students will have Summer Internships through Net Impact in Partnership with Toyota to Develop their Idea Press Release - Plano, ...
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More Than 31 Million People Displaced Within Their Own Country In 2016

Press Release - Monday, 22 May 2017 (Geneva/New York): Conflict, violence and disasters caused 31.1 million new internal displacements in 2016, according to a new report released today by the Internal ...
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YWCA USA to Celebrate Extraordinary Women Leaders at Women of Distinction Awards Gala

Hosted By Melissa Harris-Perry Friday, June 16th, 2017 Press Release - Washington, D.C. (May 19th 2017) – YWCA USA will celebrate the achievements of extraordinary leaders and organizations who serve as ...
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BH Investment Group and TECHO Launch “Home4Home” A “One-for-One” Model Program With a Target Impact of 500 Homes for the Most Impoverished Communities in Latin America

New Philanthropic Model Calls Upon Developers to Match Sales for the Construction of New Homes Throughout 19 Latin American Countries Press Release - MIAMI (April 24, 2017) – Miami-based BH Investment ...
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L’Oréal USA Hosts Mentoring, Career Readiness and Scholarship Presentation Series for Young Women Through New York Coalition of One Hundred Black Women’s Annual Role Model Program

Role Model Program Alumna Hazel-Ann Mayers, Esq., Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Simon & Schuster, Inc., delivered Keynote Address Press Release - NEW YORK, NY, May 16, 2017— During ...
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Dream Foundation’s 7th Annual Flower Empower Luncheon Brings Community Together

Annual event honored and celebrated the volunteers and sponsors of beloved local program Press Release - Santa Barbara, Calif., May 19, 2017 – More than 200 local community members gathered yesterday ...
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Winners of Second Annual Beau Biden Memorial Scholarship Announced

Ten recent Delaware high school graduates recognized for their accomplishments; will be awarded $22,000 in scholarship funds by Delaware-based philanthropic foundation, I Could Do Great Things Press Release - Wilmington, Del ...
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Grey Announces UNICEF Partnership And The Formation Of The UNICEF + Grey Global Kids Council

As Grey turns 100 years old, the agency works with UNICEF to focus on the next generation, solving world problems with creativity Press Release - NEW YORK, Friday, May 19, 2017 ...
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Niagara University Receives Estate Gift Totaling More Than $4 Million

Press Release - NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Niagara University has received a gift from the estate of the late Rose Bente Lee Ostapenko. The gift, which will exceed $4.1 million, will ...
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National Museum of Women in the Arts Wins Prestigious Media and Technology Award for #5WomenArtists Campaign

Press Release - WASHINGTON—The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of a 2017 MUSE Award for the entry “Can You ...
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New Research Finds Tax Reform Proposals Would Significantly Decrease Charitable Giving

But expanding the charitable deduction to 100 percent of taxpayers would result in an estimated $4.8 billion in donations to charitable organizations, including religious institutions Press Release - (WASHINGTON, May 18, ...
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Eleven Female Israeli Founders Selected to Participate at Silicon Valley Open Doors Conference

WEACT To Host their Second Delegation to the Silicon Valley As Part of a Movement for Equal Opportunity In Innovation Ecosystem and Investment Industries Press Release - MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May ...
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Center For Nonprofit Management Connects Top Civic, Philanthropic And Nonprofit Leaders At 2017 Conference

“Creating CommUNITY Out of Chaos” 501(c)onference takes place June 13 & 14  Press Release - Los Angeles, CA – In a political climate awash with uncertainty and anxiety, the Center for ...
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Poetry Foundation Announces Kristen Tracy Winner of 2017 Emily Dickinson First Book Award

Award recognizes an American poet who is at least forty years of age Press Release - CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation is pleased to announce that poet Kristen Tracy has won ...
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Student Startups Pitch For $100,000 In Capital At VentureCat Competition

Northwestern’s best, brightest and most promising student startups to compete May 24 Winning team will take home $35,000 in prize money “with no strings attached”  25 semifinalist teams participating in ...
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Investors Call for Climate Action through Forestry Investment

New Forests’ investment symposium featured former VP Al Gore, California Senate President Kevin de Leόn, investors, and Native leaders at the forefront of climate mitigation Press Release - May 17, ...
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The Community Chest to Hold 2017 Community Issues Summit

Press Release - (Englewood, New Jersey; May 16, 2017) -- How can we work together to address critical concerns impacting people in need in eastern Bergen County? The Community Chest (The ...
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Cherie Raymond of Amida Care Named ACAP Making a Difference Award Honorable Mention Winner for Transgender Health Care Coordination

Press Release - New York, NY — The Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) named Ms. Cherie Raymond, RN and Manager of Medicaid Clinical Services at Amida Care, a 2017 Making ...
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Nepal Disaster Relief Shifts Focus To Long-Term Development

Projects Abroad achieves goals set for urgent disaster relief efforts in the wake of the 2015 earthquakes Press Release - NEW YORK – May 16, 2017 – The 8.1 magnitude earthquake ...
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Introducing Swell: The Impact Investing Platform Aiming to Deliver Profit and Purpose

Swell Portfolios Directly Address Some of Today’s Most Pressing Global Challenges Press Release - NEWPORT BEACH, CA — May 16, 2017 — Swell, an impact investing platform that aims to deliver ...
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Brec Bassinger Announces Exclusive Shoe Design With GuiltySoles To Benefit JDRF

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. – Actress Brec Bassinger will release an exclusive shoe design with women's fashion footwear company, GuiltySoles, in which a portion of sales will be donated to JDRF, ...
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