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The nationwide effort is part of Habitat’s Home Builders Blitz, June 5-9 SOURCE: Habitat for Humanity DESCRIPTION:ATLANTA, June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Habitat for Humanity is bringing together professional builders this summer for its Home Builders Blitz. Presented by Ply Gem, the event is a weeklong effort to build and improve homes across the U.S. During June 5-9, more than 200 families will...
2017 A Better Chance Awards Luncheon to Honor Leaders in the Community Who Are Committed to Promoting Education & Diversity & Recognize Top High School Scholars SOURCE: Major League Baseball Players Trust DESCRIPTION:June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- WHAT: Event features presentation of 2017 Chairman's Award to JCPenney Chairman and CEO Marvin Ellison; the 2017 Benjamin E. Mays Award to The...
SOURCE: Bloomberg DESCRIPTION:Originally posted on www.bloomberg.com/bcause.  Bloomberg has always believed that bringing transparency to financial markets through access to information can increase capital flows, produce economic growth and create efficiencies for businesses. This idea revolutionized the bond markets in 1981, and, since then, we have expanded our efforts across asset classes to...
Mexico City, Mexico, June 14-15, 2017 SOURCE: Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable DESCRIPTION:June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER), a technical coalition of global beverage sector leaders, announced today that it will sponsor its first 2-day regional forum event for members, select supply chain stakeholders and industry partners in Latin America...
SOURCE: Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption DESCRIPTION:Today is national best friend day and for children who grew up in the foster care system, friendship can be a tough thing to form. When you are always moving from house to house, it’s hard to create lasting friendships. The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption is committed to dramatically increasing the number of adoptions from foster care so...
Awards are latest in more than $21 million commitment to Feeding America and its partners’ child hunger-relief programs SOURCE: Morgan Stanley DESCRIPTION:June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Morgan Stanley Foundation today announced $750,000 in grants to local food banks in 15 cities across 11 states to support hunger-relief programs that deliver nutritious meals to children and families. Over the past...
SOURCE: CITGO Petroleum Corporation DESCRIPTION:LEMONT, Ill., June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ — CITGO volunteers and community leaders came together in Lemont to continue the project of removing invasive species and the replanting of native seeds in the Heritage Quarries Recreation Area (HQRA). Volunteers worked on three highly visible locations---approximately 3.5 acres of natural area. Under the...
SOURCE: General Mills DESCRIPTION:MINNEAPOLIS, June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ – General Mills has taken another step toward its climate goal with the signing of a virtual 15-year power purchase agreement with Renewable Energy Systems (RES) for 100-megawatts (MW) of its Cactus Flats wind project. The wind project will produce renewable energy credits for General Mills that can be applied toward the...
Pre-K classrooms are exposing students to technology and a healthy lifestyle with the help of DonorsChoose.org projects and flash funding by the PNC Foundation. SOURCE: PNC Financial Services Group DESCRIPTION:Perhaps one day, a preschooler in Sara Podvasnik’s class will look back at a classroom exercise featuring the Three Little Pigs as the day that sparked their engineering career. Podvasnik’s...
LG OLED TVs Singled Out for Design with Environment in Mind SOURCE: LG Electronics USA, Inc. DESCRIPTION:SHANGHAI, China, June 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ — LG Electronics (LG) has been honored for innovation in supply chain sustainability by the Green Electronics Council. Presented today at CES Asia™ 2017, the GEC Catalyst Awards seek to inspire innovation in the design, manufacture and use of...