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Leading Impact Investors, Water Experts Launch Water Finance Exchange

Innovative Platform to Close Funding Gap in U.S. Communities, Improve Access to Safe, Sustainable Drinking and Wastewater Systems
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WASHINGTON, December 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Millions of people across the U.S. lack access to safe, reliable, and affordable drinking and wastewater services. To address this challenge, a new non-profit platform, the Water Finance Exchange (WFX), is launching to increase investment in the nation’s aging water and wastewater infrastructure and to help meet the growing needs and funding gaps of small and mid-sized utilities across the U.S.

'First line of defense': COVID Prompts Rethink in Role of Buildings

By Carey L. Biron, Thomson Reuters Foundation
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From office workers to students, Americans facing colder weather and more time inside have a pressing question: How can they keep safe amid a pandemic that scientists say thrives in indoor settings?

The search for answers has prompted a new look at what architects and their buildings can do to help, both now and in the future.

Read more via Reuters on how our buildings can help promote health and safety, featuring IWBI president & CEO Rachel Hodgdon.

Empowering Rural Doctors Through Digital Nutrition Education

Herbalife Nutrition announces a new partnership with the Chinese Red Cross Foundation
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As part of Herbalife Nutrition’s Nutrition for Zero Hunger (NFZH) global initiative to eradicate hunger and provide nutrition education and resources, Herbalife Nutrition partnered with the Chinese Red Cross Foundation (CRCF) to launch the Rural Doctors Online Training program.

VMware Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index

VMware recognized for outstanding corporate sustainability performance
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PALO ALTO, Calif., November 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced the company has been recognized on the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), one of the world’s leading environmental, social, and governance (ESG) benchmarks. VMware ranked in the 94th percentile in the software category for its leadership in corporate sustainability.

There is Power in Collective Action. Ready to be a Force for Good?

2020 #GivingTuesdayAtWork
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There is Power in Collective Action. Ready to be a Force for Good?

Human Rights Campaign Foundation: Fighting for a World Where Every LGBTQ Person is Truly Equal

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The HRC Foundation – a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization – envisions a world where all LGBTQ people can participate fully in the systems that shape our daily lives. Through public education, research, and policy and practice change, the Foundation’s impact can be felt in schools, on factory floors and corporate suites, and in places of worship. It touches LGBTQ lives from childhood through end-of-life, people of all races, ethnicities, sexual orientations, gender identities, abilities and religious beliefs, in big cities and small towns, in the United States and across the globe.

Support Hungry Kids During This Crisis & Beyond

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America’s children need you now more than ever. 

1 in 4 kids in our country may face hunger this year because of the pandemic. With parents out of work and school cafeterias closed, too many children don’t have the food they need to learn, grow and simply be kids.

But you can change that.

When you become a recurring, workplace donor with No Kid Hungry, you’re providing a foundation to help feed these kids. In fact, every $10 you donate can connect a child with up to 100 meals.

WETA Engages People of All Ages in the Joy of Lifelong Learning

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For nearly 60 years, WETA and Classical WETA 90.9 FM have been the Washington, D.C. region’s source for high-quality, educational public media. Combined Federal Campaign and workplace giving contributions from individual community members have provided vital support to help make WETA’s public service possible.

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington is Taking People from Poverty to Sustained Livelihood

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Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit social service agency offering services in 21 counties and seven independent cities in northern and central Virginia that comprise the Diocese of Arlington.  The mission of Catholic Charities is to serve the most vulnerable and poor of mind, body, and spirit by offering programs that help clients recognize their abilities, develop self-sufficiency, and maintain dignity.  Regardless of faith, background, or circumstance, Catholic Charities helps ALL in need through a range of programs and services such as:

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