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The New Climate for Business: The Ethics of AI and Facial Recognition

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Thanks to the widespread use of new and disruptive technology, every company is turning into a tech company, regardless of industry. Consequently, companies across industries using cutting-edge technologies, like facial recognition, will need to take into account the ethical and human rights implications of these products. What do companies, from healthcare to retail and beyond, need to understand about the responsible use of technology?

Partners in Preservation Announces 2019 Winners, Honoring the Legacy of Women's History on Main Streets Across America

Winners To Be Awarded Share of $2 Million in American Express Preservation Grants Decided Through Public Voting Campaign. Over 1.1 Million Votes Cast for 20 Competing Sites, A Record for Partners in Preservation: Main Streets
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NEW YORK, October 30, 2019. /3BL Media/ - American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation, in collaboration with Main Street America, announced today the winners of the 2019 Partners in Preservation: Main Streets program.

eBay and The NASCAR Foundation Team Up for Second Annual Charity Campaign

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Fans can bid on a VIP experience at the Daytona 500 plus meet-and-greets with NASCAR greats including Chase Elliott, Martin Truex Jr. & Richard Petty all to benefit children through The NASCAR Foundation.

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Fans can bid on a VIP experience at the Daytona 500 plus meet-and-greets with NASCAR greats including Chase Elliott, Martin Truex Jr. & Richard Petty all to benefit children through The NASCAR Foundation.

SunTrust Foundation Awards $1.5 Million Grant to Junior Achievement of Greater Washington

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ATLANTA, Oct. 31, 2019 /3BL Media/ —The SunTrust Foundation today announced a three-year partnership with Junior Achievement of Greater Washington (JA) and a $1.5 million grant to support JA Finance Park®, an innovation in experiential education designed to engage middle school students and prepare them for life and work outside of school. With this grant, the SunTrust Foundation will become the JA Finance Park signature partner at two locations in Fairfax, Virginia, and Prince George’s County, Maryland. 

LA Kings Deliver “Tricks and Treats” to Patients at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

LA Kings’ Halloween-themed annual team visit coincides with the club's three-year pledge of $450,000 to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
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AEG’s LA Kings spent the afternoon yesterday at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) visiting patients and families alongside the LA Kings Ice Crew and team mascot Bailey on Oct. 29.

During the Halloween-themed visit, the entire Kings roster spent the afternoon visiting patients’ rooms, signing autographs, taking photos and leading Halloween-themed arts and crafts. The team visit was in conjunction with the Kings’ longstanding relationship with CHLA and the club’s recent three-year pledge of $450,000 announced at the club’s 20th annual LA Kings Golf Tournament on Sept. 20.

Las Vegas Sands Partners with Clean the World Foundation for The Drop by Drop Project

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This month, we launched a new water program with the global leader in WASH (water, sanitation, and hygiene) and sustainability Clean the World Foundation: The Drop by Drop Project. The Project will support water programs and nonprofit organizations focusing on four key areas:

Purpose-Driven Leaders Come Together from Across Sectors to Make More than $72M in Commitments to Inclusive Growth at Inaugural Summit

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WASHINGTON, D.C., November 5, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Four philanthropic funders including Mastercard committed more than $72 million in funding to advance equitable and sustainable economic growth. The announcements were made on Monday, October 21st at the inaugural Global Inclusive Growth Summit.

Bridgestone Americas Hosts Experiential Learning Day to Celebrate One-Year Anniversary of Collaboration with Akron Public Schools

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Company celebrates the one-year anniversary of the East Community Learning Center Automotive Technology Center in collaboration with Akron Public Schools

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Company celebrates the one-year anniversary of the East Community Learning Center Automotive Technology Center in collaboration with Akron Public Schools

Responsible Business Alliance Receives Presidential Award for Extraordinary Efforts to Combat Trafficking in Persons

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 29, 2019 /3BL Media/ -- The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced it has received the 2019 Presidential Award for Extraordinary Efforts to Combat Trafficking in Persons. The U.S. Secretary of State presented the award to the RBA at a ceremony this afternoon during a cabinet-level meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (PITF) in the historic Indian Treaty Room at the White House.

Smithfield Foods Donates More Than 40,000 Pounds of Protein to Harvest Hope Food Bank in South Carolina

W. Lee Flowers joins the 46th stop of Smithfield’s 2019 Helping Hungry Homes® tour
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FLORENCE, S.C., October 29, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Smithfield Foods, Inc. joined forces with W. Lee Flowers to donate more than 40,000 pounds of protein to Harvest Hope Food Bank.

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