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Tourism Cares Honors Brett Tollman, BARAKA, World Central Kitchen and Elevate Destinations at Hearts of Travel Awards in New York City

Press Release - Norwood, MA—December 12, 2018— The Tourism Cares Board of Directors and the selection committee proudly honor four 2018 Hearts of Travel Awards honorees tomorrow night at a ...
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KKR Backs Energy Savings Solutions with Investment in Singapore’s BBP

Investment Made as Part of Firm’s Impact Strategy Focused on Addressing Global Societal Challenges Press Release - SINGAPORE – December 13, 2018 – Leading global investment firm KKR today announced ...
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One in Four Foundations Surveyed by Exponent Philanthropy Have Changed Giving Strategies Since 2016

Leanly-staffed foundations report increase in funding of advocacy efforts Press Release - Washington, D.C. – A new survey of more than 450 leanly-staffed foundations found that one in four (25 ...
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Salk’s Janelle Ayres Awarded $1.8 Million By NOMIS Foundation For Novel Research On Mechanisms To Promote Health

Press Release - LA JOLLA—Associate Professor Janelle Ayres has been awarded $1.8 million over two years by the NOMIS Foundation to study health as an active process in which microbes—including ...
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New World Symphony Receives $2.5 Million Investment From Knight Foundation

Press Release - MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA (December 12, 2018) — The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced a $2.5 million commitment over the next five years to the ...
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Nationwide Program Brings Hope Home to Lung Cancer Patients During the Holidays

Volunteers sing carols, provide holiday decorations, clean homes and provide emotional support to lung cancer patients Press Release - (SAN CARLOS, Calif. and RIDGEFIELD, Conn.) — For the second consecutive ...
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Cribs For Kids® Day Proclaimed In Pittsburgh Alongside Milestone Partnership Announcement

Cribs for Kids partners with the Aaron Matthew SIDS Research Guild to fund data driven research into Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Press Release - PITTSBURGH, Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
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Tribeca Film Institute and Pond5 Announce Partnership to Provide Exclusive Opportunities for Emerging Filmmakers

Comprehensive new program providing grants, mentorship, content, and education to selected filmmakers is dedicated to breaking barriers of access Press Release - [New York, NY – December 12, 2018] – ...
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Joy in Childhood Foundation® Unleashes “Dogs for Joy”

Pediatric in-residence dog program to increase the number of full-time service dogs in children’s hospitals This first-of-its-scale program will bring joy to children in hospitals through service dogs specially trained ...
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Clean Impact Rankings Announces the Top Five Low Carbon Mutual Funds Investing in Climate Solutions

Forward-looking analysis identifies low carbon mutual funds that provide positive carbon impact Press Release - (NEW YORK — December 12, 2018) — Clean Impact Rankings, an initiative to assess investment ...
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Mónica Ramirez, Advocate For Gender Justice, Joins the Team at National Domestic Workers Alliance

Press Release - Washington, DC -- This week, the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA) team welcomed Mónica Ramirez as its new Gender Justice Campaigns Director. An advocate, organizer, and attorney, ...
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Worldline Scores 87/100 And Confirms A Steady Improvement Of Its Extra-Financial Performance

Press Release - Bezons, December 12th, 2018 - Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, announces that it has obtained a score of 87/100 ...
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Direct Relief Tops 2018 Charity Ratings and Recommendations

Press Release - SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In a time of increasing natural disasters and growing income inequality, Direct Relief's performance in delivering medicine and other ...
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Catalyst Space Accelerator Wins Colorado Business Roundtable Award

Champions in Industry Aerospace Award Presented to Accelerator Team Press Release - December 3, 2018 – Colorado Springs, Colo. – The Catalyst Space Accelerator Team – consisting of Air Force ...
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DollarDays and HomeAid America Announce National Partnership

Partnership will help HomeAid expand community outreach efforts so the organization can serve more people facing homelessness Press Release - Phoenix, Ariz. – December 11, 2018 – DollarDays and HomeAid ...
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UN And Partners Launch Plan To Support Syrian Refugees And Countries Hosting Them As Number Of Syrian Refugee New-Borns Reaches One Million Mark

JOINT UNHCR/UNDP PRESS RELEASE United Nations Agencies and NGO partners today released the 2019-2020 Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan (3RP), a USD 5.5 billion plan designed to support national efforts ...
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HonorHealth to Advance Heart and Vascular Services With Funding From The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation

Press Release - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation has issued a $500,000 matching grant to aid HonorHealth in its expansion of the ...
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NCCN Patient Advocacy Summit Examines Disparities in Cancer Care and Explores Solutions

Advocates, patients, providers, and other experts share perspectives on the challenges that prevent equitable opportunities and outcomes for people with cancer. Join the conversation online with the hashtag #NCCNPatients Press ...
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Orange County’s Credit Union Wins 2018 Excellence In Corporate Business Award

Press Release - SANTA ANA, Calif. – Dec. 11, 2018 – Orange County’s Credit Union was honored at the 21st Annual Nuestra Imagen Awards as the 2018 Excellence In Corporate ...
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Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra to Host Another Wounded Warrior Operation Mountain Freedom

Learn how this yearly therapeutic winter event has inspired the launch of their loftiest veteran program yet. Press Release - From January 28 to February 1, Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra ...
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Salk Institute Earns Charity Navigator’s Highest Rating For Eighth Consecutive Time

Honor recognizes Institute’s commitment to fiscal transparency and accountability Press Release - LA JOLLA—For the eighth consecutive time, the Salk Institute’s strong financial health and continuing commitment to accountability and ...
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LA Premiere of Roma Pays Tribute to the 2 Million Domestic Workers Across the Country

Press Release - Los Angeles, CA -- Last night, the Los Angeles premiere of Alfonso Cuarón’s latest and most intimate film Roma paid tribute to millions of domestic workers -- ...
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Total Food Service Announces City Harvest CEO Jilly Stephens as one of the 2019 Top Women In Metro New York Foodservice and Hospitality

Presented by Women’s Foodservice Forum Press Release - Total Food Service is honored to announce City Harvest CEO Jilly Stephens as a recipient of the 2019 Top Women in Metro ...
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Donation from Shoen Family of U-Haul to Restore a Pearl Harbor Icon

Ford Island Control Tower Repairs, Elevator Enabled by Family’s Contribution Press Release - HONOLULU and PHOENIX (Dec. 10, 2018) — The Ford Island Control Tower, the historic structure that witnessed ...
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Working For Women, a New Non-Profit, is Launched to Connect Businesses and Nonprofits To Elevate Underserved Women in the Workforce

Press Release - New York, NY, December 11, 2018--Working for Women, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a dual mission to enable businesses to be a force for social good AND ...
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New Study Shows How Perceptions of Others’ Behavior Influences Giving To Women’s and Girls’ Causes

Report from Women’s Philanthropy Institute finds donors respond well to messages about rising giving trends; reveals gender differences Press Release - INDIANAPOLIS, December 11, 2018 — A new report from ...
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PEOPLE Celebrates 23 Years Hosting the SAG Awards® Post-Awards Gala to Honor Actors’ Charitable Endeavors

Press Release - LOS ANGELES (Dec. 10, 2018) – Meredith Corporation’s PEOPLE will once again host the official SAG Awards® Post-Awards Gala, to be held immediately following the 25th Annual ...
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Children’s Museum Of Manhattan Appoints Jane Mcintosh As Chief Advancement Officer

Press Release - New York, NY, Dec. 10, 2018 – The Children’s Museum of Manhattan (212 West 83rd Street) today announced it has appointed Jane McIntosh as Chief Advancement Officer, ...
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Rini Banerjee Joins the Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation As Next President

Accomplished foundation leader brings decades of experience working to advance social justice and a commitment to transform philanthropic practice. Press Release - NEW YORK, NY — The Jessie Smith Noyes ...
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Breakthrough As World’s Largest Palm Oil Trader Gives Forest Destroyers Nowhere To Hide

After an intensive global campaign by Greenpeace, Wilmar International has published a detailed action plan to map and monitor its palm oil suppliers. Press Release - Washington, D.C. - The ...
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BlueOrchard launches UCITS Impact Bond Fund to address UN Sustainable Development Goals in emerging markets

Press Release - Zurich, 10 December 2018 – Swiss-based impact investment manager BlueOrchard Finance Ltd (“BlueOrchard”) has launched a UCITS-compliant Emerging Markets SDG Impact Bond Fund to grant retail and ...
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Business Must Scale Up Efforts To Avoid Environmental Calamity, Says Top Bluewater Executive At UN Climate Change Conference

Press Release - Katowice, Poland, December 9, 2018 – Anders Jacobson, President of Bluewater, a world leader in game-changing water technologies and solutions, today told over 600 environmental policy-makers and ...
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National Park Foundation and Nature Valley® Increase Access to 10,000 Miles of National Park Trails

IN CELEBRATION OF THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF NATIONAL TRAILS AND WILD & SCENIC RIVERS ACTS, FUNDING SUPPORTS TRAIL RESTORATION PROJECTS ACROSS NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM Press Release - WASHINGTON (December 10, ...
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David Muir, Scooter Braun, and Mondelēz International Honored at the 6th Annual Save the Children Illumination Gala – Presented by Johnson & Johnson; Hosted by Jennifer Garner

Event Supported Save the Children’s Efforts to End Preventable Childhood Deaths and Promote Early Childhood Education www.savethechildren.org Press Release - NEW YORK (November 15, 2018) – Last night at the ...
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Families Aid Discovery Of A Sensory-Processing Disorder Gene In Children With Autism Traits

Press Release - JUPITER, FL—Nov. 26, 2018—A concerned Texas mom finally has answers about the cause of her son’s sensory-processing problems thanks to a special collaboration among her patient-advocacy group ...
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Noted Water Strategy Expert Will Sarni To Serve on Project WET Foundation Board of Directors

Press Release - BOZEMAN, Mont., Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Will Sarni, a global thought leader on water strategy and innovation, has joined the Project WET Foundation Board of Directors ...
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Bonnaroo Works Fund Supports Organizations Committed To Advancing Local Arts, Education And Environmental Causes With $236,000 In Grant Funding

Charitable Component of Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival Names 40 Recipients of 2018 Grants Press Release - NASHVILLE, Tenn. --December 5, 2018-- Bonnaroo Works Fund (BWF), the charitable arm of ...
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Statement From Fistula Foundation CEO Kate Grant On The December 10 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Dr. Denis Mukwege

On December 10, an extraordinary person and personal hero will receive the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. It is an award much deserved by a man who has put his own ...
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Carroll Shelby Foundation Names Rafella Golden As New Managing Director

Press Release - GARDENA, Calif. – Dec. 7, 2018 – Rafella Golden has been promoted to Managing Director of the Carroll Shelby Foundation by the charity’s Board of Directors. In ...
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RSM Survey Highlights Social Responsibility and Diversity & Inclusion in the Middle Market

Support is high, yet middle market can benefit from more formalization of programs Press Release - WASHINGTON, D.C. — RSM US LLP – the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax ...
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