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International Myeloma Foundation 13th Annual Comedy Celebration

RAY ROMANO HOSTED NIGHT OF COMEDY FOR A GOOD CAUSE FEATURING ALL-STAR COMIC LINEUP INCLUDING ADAM CAROLLA, DEMETRI MARTIN, KEVIN NEALON, PATTON OSWALT, CAROLINE RHEA AND AMANDA SEALES Proceeds from ...
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GCSEN, The Global Center For Social Entrepreneurship Network Co-Sponsors 1st Annual Venture Fest At SUNY New Paltz

SUNY NEW PALTZ VENTURE FEST INITIATIVE BRINGS OUT 300 PARTICIPANTS AND BUSINESS LEADERS IN FIRST ANNUAL HUDSON VALLEY STARTUP ECOSYSTEM EVENT Press Release - NEW PALTZ, NY, USA, October 18, ...
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2019 Aurora Prize Laureate Announced as Yazidi Activist Mirza Dinnayi

Aurora honors the Yazidi activist for rescuing more than 1,500 victims of terror and rehabilitating hundreds of ex-ISIS sex slaves Press Release - October 19, 2019 – Yerevan, Armenia – ...
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Coaster Introduces the Venture 500 ALEX to Support Pediatric Cancer Research

First of Kind “Mobile Lemonade Stand” Will Be Available for Rental and Purchase Press Release - [SAN FRANCISCO, CA] Today, Coaster Cycles unveiled a new model – the Coaster Venture ...
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African Development Bank inks €12.5 million deal with Adiwale Fund for SMEs

Press Release - Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, 17 October 2019 - The African Development Bank on Thursday signed off on its €12.5 million equity investment in Adiwale Fund 1, a first-generation ...
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Last Home Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright Sold for $1.67 Million by Heritage Auctions

Architect’s last residential design sold without reserve Wednesday, October 16 in Phoenix Press Release - DALLAS, Texas (October 17, 2019) – Frank Lloyd Wright’s last residential design, the Norman Lykes’ ...
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Conservation Pioneer Jane Difley Receives Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award

Difley Helped Make ‘Working Landscapes’ A Larger Part of Conservation Press Release - RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (Oct. 18, 2019) – The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working ...
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Cinema Proves Effective Weapon Against World Hunger

The World Food Programme and UFO Moviez join hands in new cinema campaign Press Release - Mumbai, 18 October 2019 - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today launched ...
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Eat Chocolate, Buy a Tree, Take a Bite Out of Poverty

Move over Big Brand Chocolate, there’s a new bar in town as a United Nations-backed campaign gives conscientious consumers the chance to tackle poverty and inequality buy buying a chocolate ...
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Sustainable Debt Joins the Trillion-Dollar Club

Press Release - New York and Washington, D.C., October 17, 2019 – Total issuance of sustainable debt has surpassed $1 trillion in a landmark moment for the market, according to ...
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Sharp Upturn Achieved in Finding People with TB

Press Release - GENEVA – Efforts to find and treat people with tuberculosis are showing remarkable progress, with 7 million people with TB found globally in 2018, including 600,000 more ...
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Enterprise Rent-A-Car and GRAMMY-Nominated OneRepublic Take Fans on a Musical Journey with “Share the Code. Hit the Road”

Campaign Celebrates Acts of Kindness, Culminates with Fan-Ticketed Concert Event in Southern California Press Release - ST. LOUIS, MO (Oct. 16, 2019) – Enterprise Rent-A-Car today announced its partnership with ...
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Honors Strata-G, LLC as “Dream Big” Small Business of the Year Awards Winner

Finalists Recognized at CO—Washington, D.C. Summit for Small and Growing Businesses Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce awarded Strata-G, LLC from Knoxville, Tennessee, as the ...
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Land Trust Alliance Honors Three at Annual Conference

Awards Bestowed During Rally 2019 in North Carolina Press Release - RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (Oct. 17, 2019) – The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save ...
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The National Center Partners with Wells Fargo, NIGA for Matchmaking Event and Special Native Edge Institute in San Diego

“N2N: Building the Native to Native Economy” to take place December 9-10, 2019 Press Release - October 16, 2019 - SAN DIEGO, CA ­­­– The National Center for American Indian ...
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Final Call for Teachers to Enter the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest

Teachers have until Oct. 23 to apply to win a share of $3 million in technology and supplies for their school Press Release - RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – October 16, ...
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The Clark Hulings Fund Has Discovered the Secret Sauce for Visual Artists’ Entrepreneurial Success

Report on the Working Artist Proves Business Education for Artists Leads to Their Success and Thriving Communities Press Release - Santa Fe, New Mexico – Today, the Clark Hulings Fund ...
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The Listen Campaign Announces Inaugural Global Fundraising Broadcast Listen Live Plus on June 27, 2020 at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and on ABC TV 8-11pm ET

The Listen Campaign will use the power of more than 150 recognized artists to illuminate the problems and solutions to help the world's one billion vulnerable children Press Release - ...
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First-Ever “SRI Conference 30 Under 30 Award” Winners Named

Leading Millennial/Gen Z Financial Advisors, Investment Professionals, Social Entrepreneurs, Issue Advocates, Employees of Mission-Driven Organizations, Students and Researchers Set to Lead the Way Forward in Sustainable, Impact/ESG Investing Press Release ...
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BNP Paribas ClimateSeed wins gold ‘Social, Sustainable & Responsible Banking’ award

Press Release - Paris, 16 October 2019 – BNP Paribas ClimateSeed has won a gold ‘Social, Sustainable & Responsible Banking’ award in the Customer Insight and Growth Banking Innovation Awards ...
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Amid Weather Extremes, Climate Change Tops Agenda at Nation’s Largest Gathering of Land Conservation Leaders

‘Land Trusts Can Show the Way’ Press Release - RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (Oct. 16, 2019) – The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places ...
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Casey’s General Stores In-Store Campaign for Muscular Dystrophy Association Raised Record Breaking $2.4 Million to Find Cures for People Living with Neuromuscular Diseases

Press Release - CHICAGO, Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Casey's General Stores and its guests in 16 states raised a partnership record of $2.4 million with an in-store, "round up ...
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Action Against Hunger Releases “Band Together” Campaign and New Poll Showing Americans Want Greater U.S. Leadership on Global Hunger

Campaign Launches on World Food Day to Promote Awareness of Global Hunger and Access to Lifesaving Medical Interventions to Address Growing Public Health Crisis Press Release - NEW YORK and ...
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St. Jude Selected to Help Lead the Way in Development of a More Effective Flu Vaccine

St. Jude & University of Georgia Selected by NIH to Create Stronger Flu Vaccine to Tackle Multiple Strains Press Release - MEMPHIS, TENN. – As flu season begins in the ...
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Keyfactor Donates 6,000 Non-Perishable Items to Cleveland Food Bank for World Food Day

Press Release - INDEPENDENCE, Oh. – October 16, 2019 – Over the last four weeks, employees of Cleveland-based secure digital identity management solutions provider Keyfactor participated in a can drive, ...
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UN World Food Programme to Launch Ad Campaign on Global Hunger and Malnutrition

Press Release - New Delhi, 16th October: On the occasion of World Food Day, the United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP), the leading humanitarian organization fighting hunger worldwide, announced that ...
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Changing Asthma Inhaler Devices Abruptly May Reduce Lung Function in Children With Asthma

Press Release - NEW ORLEANS (Oct. 14, 2019)­­ Children with asthma who are required to switch inhaler types to accommodate insurance formulary changes may experience a loss of lung function ...
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Joan and Sanford I. Weill to Become Carnegie Hall’s First $100 Million Lifetime Donors

New $14.6 Million Weill Gift To Support Carnegie Hall’s Artistic and Educational Initiatives, Including Music Education and Teacher Training Programs in New York City Public Schools Press Release - NEW ...
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Africa Investment Forum 2019: USA Roadshow Generates Strong Interest

Press Release - Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire 14 October, 2019 — More than 30 U.S pension fund managers, private sector CEOs and institutional investors have signaled their strong interest in participating ...
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Tarana Burke and Notable Movement Leaders Launch #MeTooVoter Campaign on 2nd Anniversary of The Viral #MeToo Moment

Ahead of Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, ‘me too.’ Movement founder Tarana Burke is joined by American labor activist Ai-jen Poo, President & CEO of the National Women’s Law Center Fatima ...
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PR. Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize 2006, Gives an Exceptional Conference at KEDGE Business School in Marseille

Press Release - On October 9th, 2019, KEDGE Business School Marseille Campus welcomed Professor Muhammad Yunus for an inspiring conference on the theme "Bringing Social Business to Your Campus". More ...
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LWV CEO Honored with Hispanic Heritage Award for Leadership

Virginia Kase receives recognition for advancing social justice and civil rights Press Release - Washington, DC – The League of Women Voters CEO Virginia Kase was among the four Hispanic ...
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Partners Explore Real-World Problems With Calhoun Discovery Scholars

Press Release - October 15, 2019 -- Dave Christofaro recently visited the Calhoun Discovery Program at the Virginia Tech Honors College seeking fresh perspective on important issues. “Corporations don’t have ...
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Sanderson Farms Releases 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report

Press Release - LAUREL, Miss. (October 15, 2019) – Sanderson Farms, Inc. recently released its 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report highlighting the company’s commitment to social and environmental responsibility by illustrating ...
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Elizabeth Seton Children’s Center Named Top in New York

Newsweek magazine honor comes as Children’s takes on urgent aging out crisis Press Release - YONKERS, NY (October 14, 2019)—Newsweek has named Elizabeth Seton Children’s Center the number one nursing ...
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Susan Heaton Named CEO of Canines for Service As Organization Continues To Expand Services & Programs To Empower Individuals With Disabilities

Press Release - October 14, 2019 (Wilmington, N.C.) – Susan Heaton, a dynamic leader with a diverse range of operational and development experience in both for profit and nonprofit industry ...
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Custom Footwear Brand ISlide Partners With the Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Press Release - Boston, MA: ISlide, known for their ability to create custom slide sandals for any customer within days using a proprietary printing process, is proud to announce its ...
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Pro-Athletes Turned Impact Investors to Speak at the 30th Annual SRI Conference

Largest Annual Meeting of Sustainable and Impact Investors Welcomes Former NFL Player Warrick Dunn, and Former NBA Player/NBA Players Association President Antonio Davis Press Release - COLORADO SPRINGS (October 09, ...
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Ten Native Youth Talk About Their Entrepreneurship Dreams

2019 Dreamstarters Share Goals For Their Native-Owned Businesses with Billy Mills Press Release - Alexandria, Va: Ten Native Youth Entrepreneurs share their dreams and goals for their businesses in Native ...
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India’s Global Tea and Superfoods Brand, Vahdam Tea, Raises $11M in Series C Funding Led by Sixth Sense Ventures

Press Release - New York, NY, October 11, 2019 - Vahdam, a global vertically integrated tea brand bringing India’s finest teas and superfoods to the US, has successfully raised US$11 ...
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