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SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION:The Michigan Urban Farming Initative debuted America’s first sustainable urban agrihood in Detroit’s lower North End. Located on about three acres in a Detroit neighborhood, the agrihood features a two-acre urban garden, a 200-tree fruit orchard, a children’s sensory garden and more. The gardens produce fresh and free produce to about 2,000 households in the...
New Rankings Recognize Companies Performing Best on American Public’s Priorities SOURCE: Eastman Chemical Company DESCRIPTION:Eastman Chemical Company has been named America’s Most JUST Company in the chemical industry, according to JUST Capital and Forbes magazine’s inaugural “JUST 100 List,” which for the first time ranks the publicly traded companies in the U.S. that perform best on the things...
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful board member volunteers to help people and nature thrive in Indianapolis! SOURCE: Keep America Beautiful DESCRIPTION:Keep America Beautiful is driven by the work and passion of more than 620 community-based affiliates and millions of local volunteers. But our work wouldn't get accomplished without grassroots volunteers, such as Keep Indianapolis Beautiful (KIB) board...
Join us at LF17 to hear from Van Jones, Naomi Klein and Kirsti Luke SOURCE: International Living Future Institute DESCRIPTION:The theme for next year's Living Future unConference (LF17) is 'Genius & Courage' and will incorporate out-of-the-ordinary learning and networking formats over the course of 3 days.  ILFI is honored to host three exemplary leaders as keynote speakers for LF17 who...
SOURCE: Amgen Foundation DESCRIPTION:“Science is cumulative: Scientific discoveries of today will continue to reap benefits and become the accepted facts of tomorrow.” Earning an undergraduate degree from UCLA in 2009 and a Ph.D. from MIT in 2014, Aaron Meyer now runs his own lab at MIT where he uses engineering tools to research the function of a family of receptors in the body and discover how...
VM Summit 16 brought nonprofits and companies together in one space to collaborate on volunteerism SOURCE: VolunteerMatch DESCRIPTION:Didn't make it to VM Summit 16 last month in Chicago? Check out this video of the opening address to find out what you missed. You'll see VolunteerMatch's President Greg Baldwin explain the "engagement gap" in volunteering, discuss the role of technology in...
SOURCE: Bloomberg DESCRIPTION:Bloomberg employees share their experiences serving in the military. Their voices represent the diversity and value of the Military & Veterans Community at Bloomberg.  To learn more about Diversity & Inclusion: http://bloom.bg/29TK521 Tweet me: Bloomberg #Military & #Veterans Community: A Commitment to #Service http://bit.ly/2fXWxiq KEYWORDS: Diversity...
SOURCE: FCA US LLC SUMMARY:This marks the fourth year the FCA US California Business Center will support the Motor4Toys drive More than 5,000 vehicles, from supercars and everyday cars to hot rods and rat rods, will gather for annual charity event All car enthusiasts and car clubs encouraged to attend Goal is to collect more than 60,000 toys for underprivileged kids in Southern California ...
SOURCE: GSK DESCRIPTION:By Jon Pender, Vice President, Government Affairs at GSK Last week I joined Chatham House at their Responsible Business Conference, alongside representatives from across the public, private and NGO sectors, including Vodafone, Nestle, the UN Global Compact and the UK Minister for Corporate Responsibility. Together we considered a broad range of questions, starting with:...
SOURCE: FCA US LLC SUMMARY:All-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, industry’s first electrified minivan, rolled off the line on Dec. 1, 2016 Windsor plant brings 33 years of minivan production expertise to this class-exclusive vehicle Pacifica Hybrid launch expands segment leadership for FCA US Vehicle earns EPA rating of 84 miles-per-gallon-equivalent (MPGe), 33 miles of all-electric range and...