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Three Schools Named National Winners in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest for Using STEAM to Make a Difference

Samsung awards students from three public schools in Arizona, Nebraska and New York at 7th annual awards luncheon in Washington, D.C. alongside U.S. government officials
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RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/- After months of researching, designing and developing prototypes, three schools have been named national winners in the $2 million* Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest – a nationwide competition that challenges 6th through 12th graders to use STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) to address real-world problems in their communities.

A Customer-Centric Approach to Transforming Technology Pro Bono


Customers are at the core of VMware’s mission. That is why VMware engineers software that gives its customers freedom from constraints, empowering them to build capacity and scale at speed to accomplish their missions and move forward. VMware’s culture of possibility is fueled by its people’s curiosity and passion to turn the impossible into the possible and realize the unlimited potential for the future. VMware people live this EPIC2 culture

Qualcomm Urban Mobility Index: Considerations for 35 Global Cities for Future Urban Mobility


The cities in which many of us live, work, and socialize are changing. There are now 28 megacities with populations of 10 million or more, and an additional 13 cities are expected to evolve into megacity status by 2030.

As anyone that lives or works in a major city can attest, rapid population growth can place extraordinary pressure on transportation networks. Roads are more congested, buses and trains become more crowded, and journeys take longer. If cities are to keep growing, city leaders must ensure that their citizens are able to travel freely and easily.

NFL Tight End Jared Cook Gives Back to Empower Youth and Change Lives


During National Volunteer Week, we celebrate volunteers who lend their time, talent, voice and support to causes they care about. Their stories inspire others to take action and discover their collective power to unite in making a difference.

Keep America Beautiful Youth Advisory Council Application Closes May 5


Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit which envisions a country where every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, will close its application period for its national Youth Advisory Council (YAC) on Friday, May 5. Applications are open to students entering their sophomore, junior or senior years in the fall of 2017.

JPMorgan Chase Annual Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Model for Impact

Report showcases the firm’s data-driven, strategic focus on universal drivers for inclusive growth
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NEW YORK, April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/– JPMorgan Chase & Co. today released its annual Corporate Responsibility report, highlighting the firm’s model for impact, which combines business and philanthropic resources to drive inclusive economic growth.

CITGO Lemont Refinery Holds Annual Bowl-a-thon to Benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association

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LEMONT, Ill., April 26, 2016 /3BL Media/– The CITGO Lemont Refinery recently held their annual bowl-a-thon at Bowlero in Romeoville to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), and to raise awareness, support and services for Illinois families living with this disease. 

Celebrating National Volunteer Week: Three Ways to Engage and Inspire Employees to Make a Lasting Impact


Increasingly, today’s diverse workforce is looking for employers to provide purpose in the workplace and to help them make a difference at work, at home and in the community.

Partnership is Not New; PYXERA Global Addresses SwitchPoint on Successful Partnership

Dierdre White, CEO, PYXERA Global Shares Partnership Success Strategies
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WASHINGTON, D.C. April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ - "Let’s not think partnership is a new concept. It is how we partner and for what, that is constantly changing,” said Deirdre White, CEO, PYXERA Global, who will address SwitchPoint on creating strategic local engagement and partnerships that lead to lasting impact. “The world’s most pressing challenges cannot be solved by one government, company, or non-profit organization alone.”


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