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AT&T Highlights Supply Chain Engagement, Energy and Water Efficiency and Tackling High School Graduation Rates in 2013 Sustainability Update

Annual Performance Review Complements Ongoing Updates on Sustainability Website
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DALLAS, June 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Environmental and social sustainability takes many forms at AT&T.

CSX 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report Highlights Business, Safety, and Sustainability Commitments

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today unveiled its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, showing continued progress in 2013 on the company’s safety, environmental and community engagement initiatives. The full report – accessible on – details the company’s financial performance and offers a comprehensive look at the markets CSX serves as well as progress related to sustainability, governance, corporate citizenship, and other initiatives.

Seabourn Joins UNESCO in New Alliance for World Heritage Sites

Award-Winning Cruise Line to Host Experts, Create Excursions, Support Efforts
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June 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Ultra-luxury, small-ship cruise operator Seabourn has signed an agreement with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in a unique alliance to help protect World Heritage. The partnership is being created to foster wider support and understanding in the travel industry and among travelers for UNESCO's mission of identifying, safeguarding and promoting unique cultural and natural features around the world deemed to possess universal value for all humankind.

Feeding Hungry Students in India: Monsanto Steps Up -The Minute

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Imagine a program that provides healthy food to 150,000 students in 1,400 schools, students who are among the most undernourished children in all of India. Turning that idea into reality is why Monsanto partnered with the Akshaya Patra Foundation to work together in Jaipur, Rajasthan, a region with one of the highest rates of undernourished children, especially girls, in India, according to UNICEF.

Princess Cruises Presents $832,000 Donation to American Heart Association

Money Raised During Line's Sailing to Support Heart Health
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June 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Princess Cruises presented a check to the American Heart Association (AHA) for $832,000, the result of the line’s fundraising cruise this past February to support heart health. The special sailing was fully themed around this important cause and was part of the company’s “Cruising for a Cause” program.

Guest Post: Should Nonprofits Take Donations in Bitcoin? Maybe


Joe Waters - Selfish Giving

Recently on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and I talk to Mark Feldman, Founder & Managing Director of Boston-based Cause Consulting, about the potential hazards and potholes of employee engagement.

P&O Cruises sets sail on partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support

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February 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ - P&O Cruises has formed a year-long fundraising partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support across its fleet of seven ships, playing host to a number of exciting activities and challenge events.

Officers and crew on board will be taking part in fundraising fitness challenges throughout the year, including running and rowing the equivalent number of nautical miles covered by the ships across the oceans.

Aramark Contributes $400,000 to National Park Foundation in Honor of National Park Service’s Centennial Anniversary

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WASHINGTON, D.C., June 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, announced a $400,000 contribution from Aramark to the Foundation’s Centennial Campaign, marking the first corporate sponsorship from a national park concessionaire in support of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary in 2016.

Princess Cruises and Holland America Line Donate $1 Million to University of Alaska Foundation

Gift Supports Environmental Stewardship, Workforce Development, Statewide Scholarships
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September 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Princess Cruises and Holland America Line have joined forces to donate $1 million to the University of Alaska Foundation. The gift will provide funding in three main areas: research and education critical to the health of the sea; training programs that prepare Alaskans for the tourism and hospitality industry; and scholarships that support Alaskans seeking higher education at the University of Alaska.

On World Cancer Day Holland America Line Launches ‘On Deck For A Cause’ Shipboard Fundraising Program Supporting Six International Cancer Organizations

New Walk on 500 Cruises Annually to Raise Money for the Global Fight Against Cancer
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February 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In honor of World Cancer Day, today Holland America Line announces “On Deck for a Cause,” a new shipboard giving program that will benefit six international cancer organizations located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Netherlands, Germany and United Kingdom.


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