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The UPS Foundation Awards Over $10M in Grants to Advance Diversity & Inclusion Around the World

Creates network of partners to launch the UPS Women Exporter Program which will provide capacity, expertise and funding to women entrepreneurs
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ATLANTA, July 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS (NYSE:UPS), announced it will award over $10 million in grants to advance diversity and inclusion programs this year. The grants will be awarded to 44 different organizations. They will help support programs focused on economic empowerment, education/scholarships, work training, and social and gender equality.

Texas Diversity Council Announces 2018 Dallas Power 50 Awardees

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DALLAS,  July 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The Texas Diversity Council is proud to announce the 2018 Dallas Power 50 Awardees, a definitive list of female executives, influencers and achievers impacting various industries in Corporate America.

“The 2018 Power 50 Award highlights the most extraordinary female leaders in the Dallas area,” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chair of the National Diversity Council. “We are honored to recognize such distinguished women who exemplify business excellence and prove that women deserve a seat at the table.”

P&G Takes Pledge to #FreeTheBid, Promote Gender Equality in Media, Advertising

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Procter & Gamble (P&G), the world’s largest advertiser, advanced its commitment to gender equality through a series of new actions and partnerships announced at the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativi

Eastman Celebrates Women in Athletics

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Eastman recognizes that sports can be a powerful platform to foster gender equality, empower young girls and women, and build leaders today and in the future. For us, this isn’t a new concept.

Yes, Women Can Have It All: Viacom and The Girls Lounge on Thriving in the Workplace

By Lisa Di Venuta
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On a recent Friday, more than 600 Viacom employees, clients, and partners joined Viacom executives, as well as speakers from JP Morgan ChaseColorCommRefinery29 and WIE Network for The Girls’ Lounge.

Belonging: The Third Piece of the Diversity & Inclusion Puzzle

Your CSR Program As a Diversity and Inclusion Catalyst
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Every week, it’s not unusual to see a headline about diversity and inclusion (D&I) in the workplace—whether it’s because a company is making strides in this area or they’re discovering an opportunity to do more. Business is increasingly focused on embracing D&I because they know that when they get it right, they’ll reap rewards like a better employer brand that attracts and retains high-performing people, improved performance and productivity, and even higher profits.

The Girl Rising Creative Challenge, Powered by HP Call for Submissions Is Now Open

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HP and Girl Rising are now accepting submissions for the Girl Rising Creative Challenge, Powered by HP. This global challenge is designed to encourage individuals to share stories of how they or people within their own communities are making the world a better place for girls and young women through technology. Submissions, in the form of video, audio, essays and artwork, will be accepted through Girl Rising’s website from May 22 through August 15, 2018.

Orlando Sentinel | EA, Tupperware Work to Raise Female Impact in STEM

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by Marco Santana

As corporations push to add women in tech fields — with high-profile backers including Lockheed Martin and Electronic Arts — some leaders say they are seeing results in Central Florida.

Live from Cannes: Procter & Gamble’s Damon Jones on Boosting Diversity

Jones participates in a quick Q&A about P&G's efforts to increase both gender and ethnic diversity within its ranks.
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by Perry Simpson and Steve Barrett

Procter & Gamble director of global communications Damon Jones joined PRWeek's Steve Barrett at Cannes for a quick chat about diversity in PR and at P&G. 

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Empowering Women One Course at a Time

by Karen Walker, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer
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Cisco has a long history of using technology to connect the world and change lives for the better. Our brand is all about the connections that make anything possible—and it continues to come to life in new and exciting ways.

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