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ALS Association and ALS Families Bring Hundreds of Bostonians Together to Commemorate Fifth Anniversary of Ice Bucket Challenge

Anniversary Event Challenges 17M People Who Participated in 2014 to Help Finish the Fight Press Release - BOSTON, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of Bostonians today joined The ALS ...
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Calvert: Women in Leadership: Boosting the Bottom Line

Press Release - Washington - Recent research demonstrates the value of gender diversity at all levels of the corporate structure, particularly at the higher echelons of the boardroom and C-suite ...
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Special Needs Group Donates a $2,000 Joy on the Beach (JoB) Wheelchair and Wheeled Carry Bag to Dive4Vets Organization at Hall of Fame Marina’s National Marina Day Celebration

Press Release - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- While Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® (www.specialneedsgroup.com), the leading global provider of special needs equipment rentals, ...
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48in48 & Delta Air Lines Continue Partnership

Delta to Continue Global Sponsorship; 48in48 will Provide more than $9 Million of Impact to Nonprofits in 2019 Press Release - Atlanta (July 15, 2019) – 48in48 continues its partnership ...
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US SIF Statement on Climate Risk Disclosure Act of 2019 Introduction

Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C., July 12, 2019 - Earlier this week, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) introduced the Climate Risk Disclosure Act of 2019. The bill directs the Securities and ...
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University of California Recognized by CHESC with Innovation Award for Sustainable Procurement Excellence

University's procurement department selected by CHESC as a sustainability leader for its innovative use of supplier sustainability ratings in partnership with EcoVadis Press Release - SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 12, ...
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Savanna Sandals Announces Contribution to African Childrens Haven

From Denver to Africa: Savanna Sandals will donate a portion of net sales to the organization, which supports impoverished children and families across Africa. Press Release - DENVER, July 11, ...
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Charitable Conservation Easement Program Integrity Act Expected to Generate $6.6 Billion in Federal Revenue

‘Taxpayers Have Been Bilked by Bad Actors’ WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 11, 2019) – The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and ...
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American Sailing Association Proclaims July as Learn to Sail Month to Encourage More People to Sail

Association to Donate to Sailors for the Sea for Every Lesson Purchased at Affiliate Schools Through July 31, 2019 Press Release - LOS ANGELES – July 11, 2019 – The ...
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Mayor Pete Announces The Douglass Plan: A Comprehensive Investment in the Empowerment of Black America

https://peteforamerica.com/douglass-plan/ Press Release - SOUTH BEND, IN -- Today, Mayor Pete Buttigieg announced a comprehensive and bold new ‘Douglass Plan’, in honor of Frederick Douglass, who called on America to ...
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Virginia Tech Mosquito Research Provides Hope for Malaria Control

Press Release - July 12, 2019 -- According to the World malaria report 2018 from the World Health Organization, there were 219 million cases of malaria worldwide with 435,000 deaths ...
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Back-to-Back Heatwaves Kill More Than Two-Thirds of Coral

Study shows dramatic loss of central Indian Ocean coral reefs between 2015 and 2017 Press Release - Researchers from ZSL (Zoological Society of London), by comparing reefs before and after ...
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National Institutes of Health Awards CSU Dominguez Hills Professor $655,000 Grant to Develop Innovative HIV PrEP Uptake Intervention

Grant project addresses disparity in new HIV infections among young gay African American men Press Release - (Carson, CA) – The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded California State ...
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Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Awards More Than $18.9 Million in Grants in the Second Quarter of 2019

Press Release - The board of directors of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that 15 grants were approved, totaling more than $18.9 million during the second quarter of ...
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Finance Authority of Maine Agrees to Partner With Arctaris Impact to Help Attract Opportunity Zone Capital to Local Investments

Directs Investments into Economic and Community Development Projects in Maine Press Release - BOSTON – July 10, 2019 – Arctaris Impact Investors, LLC (Arctaris), a leading impact investment fund manager, ...
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IIX and UN Women Partner to Empower Millions of Women Through Innovative Finance

Press Release - SINGAPORE AND NEW YORK, 10 July 2019 – UN Women – the UN organization dedicated to gender equality - has partnered with Impact Investment Exchange (IIX) – ...
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DKT International Announces Its Lowest Cost Ever to Provide One Year’s Worth of Contraceptive Protection

World Population Day 2019: Increasing access to contraceptives remains top priority in global family planning efforts Press Release - Washington D.C.: As July 11 marks World Population Day, DKT International ...
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KKR’s Annual ESG, Impact, and Citizenship Report Reveals Evolution of Leading Investment Firm

Press Release - New York – July 10, 2019 – KKR, a leading global investment firm, released its ninth annual Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG), Impact, and Citizenship Report today. The ...
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Soil Wealth Report Identifies 67 Investment Approaches to Grow and Develop New Regenerative Agriculture Capital Opportunities

Report showcases more than $320 billion in investments that focus on sustainable food and agriculture, with $47.5 billion of that now explicitly targeting “regenerative agriculture” Press Release - Chicago, IL ...
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Mobile Shower Primps and Preps Homeless People for Job Interviews

- WRAP FOR A CAUSE SEEKS SPONSOR FOR SALT OUTREACH INC IN FLORIDA - Press Release - (COS COB, Conn.)- July 10, 2019 – Charities reach out to Wrap For ...
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Lemonade’s Giveback Increases More Than 10x in Two Years

In the global insurance company’s third annual Giveback, where underwriting profits go to nonprofits, the Lemonade community gives back $631,540 Press Release - July 10, 2019, New York - Lemonade, ...
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Higher and Further Education Institutions Across the Globe Declare Climate Emergency

Press Release - New York, 10 July 2019 - Today, networks representing more than 7,000 higher and further education institutions from 6 continents announced that they are declaring a Climate ...
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MSF Closes Clinic in Myanmar After Treating More Than 12,000 People Living with HIV

Patients transferred as National AIDS Program increases capacity for quality care Press Release - NEW YORK, JULY 9, 2019—The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) transferred ...
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NECA Recognizes Electrical Lineworkers on National Lineworker Appreciation Day

Press Release - Bethesda, Md.—July 10 is National Lineworker Appreciation Day, a time to recognize the people who ensure that Americans have the safe and reliable electricity they need every ...
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American Dance Movement Releases Official 2019 National Dance Day Routine

National Holiday’s Official Dance Routine Features Choreography by Internet Sensation, Matt Steffanina, and Music by International Pop Star, Dua Lipa Press Release - LOS ANGELES – American Dance Movement (ADM), ...
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NAACP to Host LGBTQ Town Hall During 110th Convention

Press Release - BALTIMORE --  Thousands of activists, artists, entertainers, civil rights and social justice leaders will gather for the 110th NAACP Annual Convention in Detroit, Michigan, July 20th to 24th ...
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FPWA CEO and Executive Director Jennifer Jones Austin Applauds Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC City Council Speaker Corey Johnson on Path to Pay Parity for Universal Pre-K Staff in Community-Based Organizations

Press Release - “Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Johnson, it is indeed an honor to stand with you, and alongside DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido and my colleagues in ...
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GivePower Confronts Global Water Crisis by Deploying Solar Water Farms

The Non-Profit’s Advanced Filtration and Solar-Powered Desalination Technology Can Sustainably and Affordably Deliver Clean Water to 25,000 People Daily Press Release - SAN FRANCISCO, CA: July 9, 2019 --- GivePower, ...
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A Month Long Celebration of Twist out Cancer’s Brushes With Cancer Art Exhibition in Philadelphia

Celebratory gala will be held on September 18 and all art pieces made for Inspirations touched by cancer will be on display at the Old City Jewish Art Center from ...
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From Necessity Is Born a Passion to Help Kids: Lake Forest Woman Grows Nonprofit Fill a Heart 4 Kids (FAH4K)

Founder Annie McAveeney gives unaccompanied homeless youth and rescued children tools and positive experiences to restore dignity and help hearts heal Press Release - LAKE FOREST, IL (JUNE 2019) -- ...
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National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Announces 2019-2020 Board of Directors

Press Release - Bethesda, MD (July 9, 2019) - The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is pleased to announce the election of Monica M. Farley, MD, of Emory University ...
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Days Inn by Wyndham and Starlight Children’s Foundation Team Up to Debut New Design-A-Gown Contest for Pediatric Hospital Patients Nationwide

Starlight to receive five percent of every Days Inn booking made with new “Brighter Days” rate Press Release - PARSIPPANY, N.J. - July 2, 2019 – Days Inn® by Wyndham ...
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UCI Institute Receives $1 Million Prentiss Foundation Gift to Expand Salivary Research

Study explores alternative to blood draws in monitoring patients’ lithium levels Press Release - Irvine, Calif., July 8, 2019 — The University of California, Irvine Institute for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience ...
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5 High Schoolers Selected As National Student Poets

NEW YORK (AP) — Five 10th and 11th graders have been named National Student Poets and will serve as regional literary ambassadors through readings, workshops and other programs. The winners, ...
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American Farmland Trust Hires Robbin Marks as Director of Institutional Partnerships

She brings programmatic and policy expertise in conservation, plus a proven track record as a fund-raising executive at major conservation organizations Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C. - American Farmland Trust, ...
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Clean Energy Solutions Joins Affordable Housing Initiative in L.A. to Alleviate Housing Crisis

Leading Solar Energy Provider Works with City Officials to Create Cost-Effective Accessory Dwelling Units in Effort to Solve Housing Shortage Press Release - Los Angeles (July 8, 2019) – Clean ...
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Amid Growing Anger and Despair, Haitians Face a Health Crisis

Press Release - PORT-AU-PRINCE/NEW YORK, JULY 5, 2019—As political and socioeconomic factors have triggered a massive upsurge in violence, Haiti is faced with a looming health crisis developing far from ...
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National Trust for Historic Preservation Awards $1.6 Million in Grants to Organizations Dedicated to Uncovering Untold Stories and Preserving Black History

Recipients of the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund’s Second Year of Funding Includes Sites Associated with W.E.B. DuBois, Harriett Tubman, and the Reconstruction Era Press Release - (NEW ORLEANS, ...
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League Joins Civil Rights Groups in Urging Supreme Court to Protect LGBTQ+ Workers

Press Release - WASHINGTON - Today the League of Women Voters joined more than 50 organizations in filing an amicus brief for a trio of civil rights cases before the ...
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Kenyan Scouts to Plant 1 Million Trees in 2019

Joining Kenyan 2030 Tree Planting Goal Press Release - Homa Bay (July 2, 2019) - Kenyan Scouts and leading tree planting organization Trees for the Future partner to plant 1 ...
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