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South Pole Group Completes Incubation Cycle And Sells Subsidiary Climate Neutral Investments To US-Based Institutional Shareholder Services

Press Release - Zurich, Switzerland, 21 June 2017 - Global sustainability solutions provider South Pole Group and Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”), leading provider of end-to-end corporate governance and responsible investment ...
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Senate Health Care Bill Will Not Protect American’s Health

Press Release - Statement by Casey Harden, Interim CEO of YWCA USA “The Senate leadership appears to be following in the footsteps of the House of Representatives in their shocking disregard ...
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IBM Achieves Major Climate Protection Goals Four Years Early

IBM’s CO2 Emissions Decreased by Over 35% since 2005; Contracted Renewables Equal to More Than 20% of IBM's Global Electricity Usage Press Release - Armonk, N.Y. – Today, IBM (NYSE: ...
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Warriors in Recovery Division Return to Love, Unites with Africa Heartwood Project by Sponsoring Water Well in Liberia, West Africa

Return to Love Gives first Clean Water Well to Soap Tree Community. Press Release - ATLANTA, June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeanette Falu- Bishop, Executive Director announces, Warriors in Recovery's ...
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Open House to be Held August 5, 2017 by Local Orthodontist-Giving Children Needing Help with the Cost of Braces a Reason to Smile

Press Release - Salt Lake City, Utah – June 2017: Thanks to a partnership with the nonprofit Smiles Change Lives, local orthodontist Dr. Chase Dansie is giving local kids a ...
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Skoll Venture Award Winners Tackle Dementia With Virtual Reality

Press Release - The Skoll Centre at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School held the final pitching round for the fifth annual Skoll Venture Awards in June. Three early-stage ventures ...
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Better Way Foundation Expands Support of Early Childhood Development Programs with Addition of Program Officer

Press Release - MINNEAPOLIS, June 21, 2017 – Better Way Foundation has added Daniel Yang as a program officer to help expand the foundation’s work with global and domestic early childhood ...
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Kris Putnam-Walkerly Named Number 7 of “Top 25 Philanthropy Speakers” List

Press Release - CLEVELAND, June 21, 2017 — Kris Putnam-Walkerly, president of Putnam Consulting Group, Inc., was named the seventh top philanthropy speaker on America’s Top 25 Philanthropy Speakers for 2017 ...
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“Challenging the Status Quo: Philadelphia’s Exploration of Pay for Success”

Social Finance Releases Pay for Success Feasibility Framework for Government; Highlights Public Impact Initiative to Amplify Impact Press Release - Washington, D.C. June 22 – Social Finance launched Challenging the Status ...
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City Accelerator Expands To Five More U.S. Cities With A Focus On Strengthening Local Procurement Practices To Promote Economic Opportunity

With Support by the Citi Foundation and Living Cities, $500,000 Distributed to Charlotte, Chicago, Los Angeles, Memphis, and Milwaukee Press Release - NEW YORK, JUNE 22, 2017 – The Citi Foundation ...
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Scot Chisholm, Classy CEO And Co-Founder, Named A Glassdoor Highest Rated CEO In 2017

Press Release - SAN DIEGO, CA (June 21, 2017) — Classy CEO and co-founder Scot Chisholm has won a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award recognizing the Highest Rated CEOs for 2017 ...
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Prestigious Awards Honour The Stars Of Conservation Science

ZSL (Zoological Society of London) reveals annual prize winners Press Release - Some of the brightest minds in conservation science were recognised last night (Tuesday 20 June) as international conservation ...
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Dream Foundation & Headspace Announce Partnership

Meditation app teams with national dream-granting organization for terminally-ill adults to introduce an essential element of palliative care Press Release - Santa Barbara, Calif., June 21, 2017 — Today, Dream Foundation, ...
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New Inhibitor Drug Shows Promise in Relapsed Leukemia

Penn researchers used gilteritinib to target a common mutation Press Release - PHILADELPHIA – A new drug shows promise in its ability to target one of the most common and sinister ...
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AIDS Services Foundation Launches Social Media Campaign To Fight HIV/AIDS Stigma

#ImPositive Gives Faces to the Epidemic and Highlights ASF’s Transformational Work Press Release - IRVINE, Calif. (June 2017) – In an effort to raise awareness, eliminate stigma and end the HIV/AIDS ...
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In Celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month, Amida Care and NYC Community Organizations Publish “Sexual Health + Pleasure” Magazine

Special Community Publication Aims to Drive Conversation Around Combatting Stigma, HIV and STI Prevention, and Other Sexual Health Issues Press Release - New York, NY (June 20, 2017) — In ...
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Common Threads Launches Summer Health Initiatives to Fight Childhood Food Insecurity

Programs throughout the country will fight for the 16 million children left without nutritious food over summer break Press Release - AUSTIN (JUNE 20, 2017) — Summer is anything but ...
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Mastercard and Western Union Explore Digital Model for Refugee Camps

Research indicates need to integrate access to goods, services and finances in digital format Press Release - Purchase, NY and Englewood, CO – June 20, 2017 – With more than 65 ...
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CARE Announces Letter-Writing, Social Media Campaign in Support of Refugees around the World

Letters of Hope initiative connects American youth with refugee children, invites others to express solidarity using #LettersOfHope Press Release - ATLANTA (June 20, 2017) — To mark World Refugee Day, the ...
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ImpactAssets’ Giving Fund Closes 251st Impact Deal

“Custom Investments” feature enables donors to source and recommend investment into social entrepreneurs addressing the world’s biggest challenges. Press Release - Bethesda, June 20, 2017 – What does the world’s first ...
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RemitRadar, CURE International Team Up to Raise Clubfoot Awareness

Press Release - New Cumberland, PA — June 21, 2017 — CURE International, a global leader in the treatment of clubfoot, and RemitRadar, a financial technology company focused on developing countries, ...
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Rights, Safety, Tolerance Eroding Worldwide

Most countries, however, have improved over the past four years Access to Information and Communications, Access to Advanced Education are driving progress Press Release - WASHINGTON, DC / June 21, 2017—While ...
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The International Rescue Committee, YouTube and YouTube Stars Team Up To Release #MoreThanARefugee Video Series

Press Release - New York, NY, June 20, 2017 — According to the latest figures, more than 65.6 million people last year were forced to flee their homes because of crisis ...
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Cambridge Associates And The Intentional Endowments Network Outline A Blueprint For Action For Investors Wishing To Uphold Aims Of Paris Climate Agreement And Implement Environmental Factors Into Portfolios

Press Release - Though the United States government is no longer supporting the Paris Climate Agreement, hundreds of American institutions – including endowments and foundations – have joined businesses, philanthropists, cities ...
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National Hands-On Preservation Training Program Reaches Milestone 100th Project

Program empowering the next generation of historic preservationists to launch 100th project with Juneteenth commemoration at Virginia’s Fort Monroe National Monument Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 13, 2017) — ...
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10 Nonprofits Win Classy Awards for Groundbreaking Innovations in Social Good

Winners were recognized in Boston at the Collaborative, the social sector's leading annual event, hosted by Classy Press Release - BOSTON, June 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- It was a night ...
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$100,000 Available for Centre Inspires Ideas

Grant Proposals Due to Centre Foundation by July 27 Press Release - State College, PA – What project would you like to implement to meet a local need and encourage ...
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10-Year Partnership Between the Government of Malawi, the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program and Camfed to Transform Prospects for Girls and Young Women

Press Release - June 16, 2017 - Blantyre, Malawi, Toronto, Canada, and Cambridge, UK - This Day of the African Child, Camfed and The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program announced a ...
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Amida Care Presents Free Community Fitness Class in Brooklyn with Support from NYC Council Member Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.

Amida Care Hosts an Evening of Fitness to Inspire Healthy Living in Brooklyn Press Release - New York, NY (June 15, 2017)—On June 14, not-for-profit New York community health plan Amida ...
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PTSD Most Prevalent Mental Health Challenge, Treatment Available

EOD Warrior Foundation helps veterans and their families Press Release - NICEVILLE, Florida – (June 13, 2017) – June 27 is PTSD Awareness Day, and the perfect time for a ...
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Mariska Hargitay Testifies In U.S. Congress On National Rape Kit Backlog

Addresses first briefing of new Task Force to End Sexual Violence Press Release - WASHINGTON – Director, Producer, Emmy-award winning Actress and President of the Joyful Heart Foundation, Mariska Hargitay, ...
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Starlight Children’s Foundation And Niagara Cares Unveil New Pediatric Playroom At Grady Burn Center

Press Release - ATLANTA, Georgia (June 16, 2017) – Today, Starlight Children’s Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to creating moments of joy and comfort for hospitalized children, with Niagara Cares, the philanthropic ...
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New Species of Extinct Giant Tortoise Discovered on Caribbean Island of Hispaniola

Fossil evidence suggests the giant chelonians were impacted by climate change which restricted their habitat Press Release - The Caribbean island of Hispaniola, today divided between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, ...
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Financial Solutions Lab Announces Winners of $3 Million Fintech Competition to Improve Financial Health of Overlooked Populations in America

Eight financial technology entrepreneurs focused on delivering innovative financial health solutions chosen to join lab created by CFSI and JPMorgan Chase Lab to continue focusing on helping startups improve and ...
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Baker-Polito Administration Launches Workforce Development Pay for Success Project

Program will address barriers to employment for limited English speakers Press Release - BOSTON – Today, the Baker-Polito Administration, along with Jewish Vocational Service (JVS), and Social Finance, a Boston-based non-profit, ...
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ADAPT Community Network – Leading NY State Preschool Provider For Children With Special Needs—Receives The 2017-2018 NASET School of Excellence Award

70-year-old human service non-profit serving people with disabilities to hold graduation ceremonies June 15-23 at ADAPT’s borough-based locations Press Release - New York, N.Y.— June 14, 2017, ADAPT Community Network (ADAPT) ...
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Photography Models Out & About in Suburban Chicago: Individuals with Down syndrome in town for GiGi’s Playhouse Calendar Shoot

Press Release - Hoffman Estates, IL, June 14, 2017 - Children and young adults with Down syndrome will strike a pose this week all over Chicagoland for the 2018 GiGi's Playhouse ...
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Inhibitor Drug Improves Overall Survival in Older Radioiodine Resistant Thyroid Cancer Patients

Penn study is first to highlight drug’s impact in older patient population Press Release - PHILADELPHIA – The drug lenvatinib can significantly improve overall survival rates in a group of thyroid ...
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Greens First KIDS Becomes Partner with Documenting Hope, Supporting New Approach to New Childhood Epidemics

Press Release - Boca Raton, FL., June 15 , 2107 — Wellness Watchers Global LLC, the parent company of www.GreensFirst.com, and makers of Greens First KIDS announced today that they have ...
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Lata Reddy Elevated To Chair Of The Prudential Foundation; Company Aligns To Accelerate Growth And Advance Financial Security For All

Press Release - June 14, 2017 10:43 AM Eastern Daylight Time: NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has strengthened its longstanding commitment to address societal needs and champion financial security by ...
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