Gilead launched the COMPASS Initiative® in the Southern United States with the goal of reaching the communities most impacted by the HIV epidemic. Three years in, the company announced that it is expanding the initiative to faith-based communities, including the Black church, working with the Wake Forest University School of Divinity.
As companies start bringing people back to in-person work at offices and facilities, the health protocols of those work environments are more top-of-mind than ever, often in ways that never occurred to people before the COVID-19 pandemic.
The pandemic has given a stark illustration of how the built environment affects our health, but also shows the potential for change
The COVID-19 pandemic has already severely depleted our physical, mental and emotional reserves. Even if the most ambitious timescales for a vaccine are met, it’s clear that the fall-out will last for many years to come, not only from the disease itself but from the indirect impacts of lockdown, economic crisis, disrupted medical treatment and social isolation. It is also becoming clear that those who started with fewer resources and shallower reserves are suffering the most.
For more than 65 years, Aflac has had the extraordinary opportunity and privilege to help provide peace of mind to individuals who have our supplemental insurance policies. Though many things have changed over the decades, one thing has not: Aflac is committed to being there when people need us most.
Now that the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2021 winners have been officially announced, we are excited to introduce each winning team and the story behind each innovation. The Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge is an annual competition that awards cash prizes to early-stage tech entrepreneurs solving the world’s toughest problems. Now in its fifth year, the competition awarded its largest prize pool ever of $1 million USD to just 20 winning teams from around the world.
Over the years, we’ve seen more stakeholders demand companies participate in political conversations – some even calling companies the fourth branch of government. Our research confirms this trend with, 64 percent of Americans stating they believe businesses should speak out against government legislation if it doesn’t align with their company’s values.
Competitive Grant Program to Offer Individual Grants of Up to $100,000 per Project. Application Period to Run From Sept. 13, 2021 Through Nov. 12, 2021.
DUBLIN, September 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS) recently announced that it will begin accepting applications for its annual Alkermes Pathways Research Awards® program on Sept. 13, 2021 .
As a former collegiate women’s basketball coach, Stephanie Glance has observed her share of tough battles on the court. But none were as fierce as what she saw her mentor and friend, Coach Kay Yow, go through while living with breast cancer for 22 years.
Consumers can now enjoy their favorite Oreo with zero-sugar
SHANGHAI, September 9, 2021 /3BL Media/ - In recent years, consumers in China have paid greater attention to their sugar intake. Being keenly aware that reduced-sugar and sugar-control has become an emerging trends in the Chinese market, OREO has launched the sugar-free OREO Zero series sandwich cookies in China. The innovative sugar free recipe also retains OREO’s classic delicious taste while achieving zero sugar, giving consumers a guilty-free enjoyment.