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Roberta Annan and MO SAÏQUE Designer Afua Dabanka Team Up for Fashion Week

Annan’s Frallain is investing in the designer’s company which represents a fusion of cultures, global craftsmanship and modern extravagance Press Release - PARIS September 29, 2016 – Roberta Annan – ...
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USPTO Announces Patents for Humanity Winners

Press Release - Washington – The U.S. Commerce Department’s United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today announced the latest winners of the Patents for Humanity program. The Patents for ...
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K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers Calls for New Product Donations for Louisiana Flooding Recovery

Press Release - SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 (New York, NY) - Last month, prolonged rainfall in southern parts of Louisiana resulted in catastrophic flooding that submerged thousands of houses and businesses ...
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New Mexico’s Largest Homeless Shelter Removes Typical Barriers to Access, Resources

Joy Junction’s all-around approach provides for short and long-term support tailored to an individual’s unique needs Press Release - Albuquerque, NM – Joy Junction, New Mexico’s largest emergency homeless shelter, ...
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Energy and Innovation Giants Announce Groundbreaking Partnership to Accelerate the Commercialization of Clean Energy Technologies

Press Release - WASHINGTON – The race for a clean economy received a significant boost today with the launch of Activation Energy, a pioneering nonprofit that aims to drive hard ...
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Big Lots and Its Customers Rally to Support Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Customers Give BIG for Kids Press Release - Columbus, Ohio (September 29, 2016) — Continuing its commitment to giving back to health care and children in need, Big Lots (NYSE: ...
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SABRE Gives Back with Quality Products for Meaningful Causes

Press Release - SABRE, the No. 1 brand of pepper spray trusted by police and consumers worldwide, aims to give back with the release of their charitable products line. To ...
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More than 30,000 Families Sign #SaveFiltering Petition Asking Disney to End Dispute with VidAngel, Put Parents and Consumers First

Former athletes Bryan and Diane Schwartz, co-founders of #FamilyGoals—a nonprofit applying the lessons of sports to help families win—spearheading grassroots campaign to educate parents about Hollywood’s efforts to undermine the ...
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Valvoline Instant Oil Change Franchise Sells Pink Wiper Blades in October

October Sales of Pink Wipers Raise Money and Awareness for National Breast Cancer Foundation Press Release - Newton, MA – Henley Enterprises, Inc., the largest franchisee of Valvoline Instant Oil ...
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$20 Million Patton Gift to Boost Liberal Arts Faculty, Graduate Program, Student Experience

Press Release - Sept. 28, 2016 - AUSTIN, Texas — A $20 million gift from Fort Worth oil and gas investor Bobby Patton Jr. and his wife, Sherri, will support ...
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Two Aleppo Hospitals Bombed Same Day As Aid Worker Strike

Press Release - Cincinnati, OH - Two of Aleppo's hospitals, the M2 and the M10 were attacked around 4 a.m. Damascus time putting them out of service. The attack coincides ...
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National Fundraising Organization Activates New Local Donors, Offers $10,000 Grand Prize To Top Hartford Nonprofit Competitor In Bracket-Based Tournament

Presenting sponsor Stanley Black & Decker brings fundraising contest to Hartford nonprofits Calling all Greater Hartford-area nonprofits: Brackets For Good, challenges you to a friendly competition and a chance to ...
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Delta’s 12th Annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight Takes Hope to New Heights

Press Release - New York, NY (September 27, 2016) -- Delta 's 12th annual “Breast Cancer One” employee survivor flight takes to the skies today, kicking off the airline’s month-long ...
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Common Threads Launches Common Bytes Program to Give Kids Tools for a Lifetime of Healthy Living

Interactive platform builds foundation for childhood nutrition through fun nutrition education games and activities online Press Release - CHICAGO (September 28, 2016) Common Threads – a non-profit organization that provides ...
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Urban Land Institute Receives Grant from the Leichtag Foundation to Support Institute’s Food and Real Estate Program

Press Release - WASHINGTON (September 28, 2016) – The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving communities worldwide, has been ...
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Unique Baby Names Amid Move to More Traditional Values

Researchers at San Diego State University find that American baby names are becoming increasingly unique even as other parts of culture return to more traditional values. Press Release - SAN ...
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Sir Richard Branson and Adrian Grenier Swam Nearly 2 Miles across Italy’s Strait of Messina To Promote Ocean Health

Press Release - Los Angeles, Calif. (September 27, 2016) – Well-known environmental activists Adrian Grenier and Sir Richard Branson completed a unique swim challenge in conjunction with the Lonely Whale ...
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Making Social Media Good for Girls: Announcing The Project for Girls

“Community powered by positivity, passion, & electric idea sharing” from The Project for Women Founder, Lauri Levenfeld Contributors include US Olympic Gold Medalist Simone Biles and Project Runway’s Ashley Nell ...
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Emerald Cities Collaborative Partners with DOE to launch the Better Communities Alliance

A Landmark Initiative to Ignite Clean Energy Action in 60 Cities & Counties Nationwide Press Release - September 27, 2016, Washington, D.C. – Announced by the White House during Smart ...
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Are Suburban Garden Ponds Spreading Lethal Frog Disease?

UK study suggests human activity may be helping fuel ranavirus outbreak Keen gardeners stocking their domestic ponds with exotic or wild aquatic species could be inadvertently fuelling the rapid spread ...
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ACEEE: California Golden Again On Energy Efficiency, Regains #1-State Spot in Tie with 6-Time Winner Massachusetts

10th Anniversary Energy Efficiency Scorecard Shows VT, RI, CT, NY Rounding Out Top 5; MO, ME, and MI are 3 Most Improved States; LA, KS, SD, WY, and ND at ...
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Repair the World Launches “Act Now for Racial Justice” Campaign

Driven by Jewish values, ongoing opportunities to learn, host, and serve during High Holidays and beyond Press Release - New York, NY – Offering opportunities to stand against racial injustice ...
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Entrepreneurial Energy and Innovation are Necessary to Meet the Global Goals

Ben Powell Speaks on Entrepreneurs and the Sustainable Development Goals at Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) 2016 Annual Conference Press Release - September 27, 2016 - Today during the ...
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ImpactAssets Introduces “100 Percent for Impact” Alternative to Traditional Money Market Fund

ImpactAssets Liquid Impact Portfolio provides donor advised funds with liquidity and yield while making a social impact. Press Release - Bethesda, Sept. 14, 2016 – ImpactAssets announced today the launch ...
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Childcare Projects Make a Positive Impact, One Goal at a Time

Projects Abroad makes progress on literacy efforts through detailed Care Management Plans Press Release - NEW YORK – September 28, 2016 – International Literacy Day celebrated its 50th anniversary earlier ...
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Nancy Gianni, founder of GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Centers, officially named a 2016 CNN Hero!

GiGi's Playhouse is thrilled to announce that our fearless founder and GiGi's Mom, Nancy Gianni, has been officially chosen as a CNN Hero! 12 years ago, Nancy envisioned a better ...
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Douglas Wilbur, a doctoral student at the MU School of Journalism, found that while media often do perpetuate negative stereotypes of veterans, it is rare that veterans are portrayed as mentally unstable.

Media Portray Veterans with Financial, Family Hardships, Rather Than Mentally Unstable, Study Finds

Veterans advocacy groups should promote positive veteran portrayals such as healing Press Release - COLUMBIA, Mo. – A prevailing belief by many American military veterans’ advocacy groups is that veterans ...
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2016 African Philanthropy Forum Convenes African Philanthropists and Leaders from Across Sectors to Leverage Philanthropy in Driving Solutions for the Continent’s Challenges

Press Release - RABAT, Morocco, September 27, 2016 – The 2016 African Philanthropy Forum (APF) will be held on October 17-18 at the Sofitel Jardin des Roses Hotel in Rabat, ...
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Exponent Philanthropy Honors Three for Outsized Impact

Press Release - (Washington, DC) Exponent Philanthropy, the country’s largest philanthropy association, is pleased to announce three honorees of its 2016 Outsized Impact Award. Created as part of the group’s ...
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Can Technology Solve The Refugee Crisis?

ANNIE EPSTEIN | SEPTEMBER 21, 2016 Around the world, more than 60 million refugees have abandoned their homes to flee from desperate circumstances. Notably, six of every 10 Syrian citizens, ...
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Breast Cancer Survivor Launches Business With Giveback to Cancer Research

Press Release - Park City, Utah (September 19, 2016) – Gift giving options for consoling friends who just been diagnosed with breast cancer are about to get a lot better ...
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New Good Travels Advisor Certification Helps Travelers Give and Volunteer Better

The travel agent industry unites to better serve today’s clients – and help tourism destinations. Press Release - RENO, NV – SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 – For the first time, travelers ...
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Nestlé Waters North America Partners with Imagine H2O® to Support Water Innovation

Press Release - Stamford, Conn. and San Francisco, Calif. — September 27, 2016 — Nestlé Waters North America today announced that it is partnering with Imagine H2O® (IH2O), the water ...
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Aleppo, Syria is Experiencing Medical Crisis as Beds/Supplies Are Being Depleted Due to Indiscriminate Mass Airstrikes and Killings

Area hospitals and medics are being pushed to their limits. Press Release - Cincinnati, OH - Aleppo is in a state of emergency as area hospitals have run out of ...
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Carl’s Jr. And Hardee’s Raise $1.5 Million For U.S. Military Charities

Annual Stars for Heroes fundraising campaign supports the Gary Sinise Foundation, the Stand Up and Play Foundation and USA Cares Press Release - CARPINTERIA, Calif.— September 27, 2016 - CKE ...
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Water Leaders Chart Sustainable Future for Water

Press Release - Brisbane, 27 September 2016 - More than 5,000 water experts, industry professionals and political leaders from over 100 countries will come together at the IWA World Water ...
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Joyful Heart Foundation Celebrates $13 Million Awarded to Support Comprehensive Rape Kit Reform

Press Release - September 26, 2016: The Joyful Heart Foundation, one of the leading advocacy organizations working toward nationwide rape kit reform, today applauded awards by the federal government of ...
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Global Impact Investing Network Launches Sustainable Development Goals Campaign to Harness Untapped Potential of Investment Capital

The GIIN Asks Private Capital Investors to Participate In Impact Investing To Drive Success Of The United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals Press Release - NEW YORK, N.Y. – September, 14, ...
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KaBOOM! Watch Target Volunteers and Friends Bring Three New Minneapolis Play Spaces to Life

Press Release - September 23, 2016: From tic tac toe boards, to tire swings, to gardens and more—Minneapolis communities just cut the ribbons on three exciting new places that will ...
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Ahead of Schedule, Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare Supports its 1,000th Doctoral Scholar

$25M Philanthropic Gift Prepares Healthcare Workforce for Today and Tomorrow Press Release - NEW YORK, September 26, 2016 – With today’s announcement that 440 new Jonas Scholars have begun their ...
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