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Americans Believe Recycling Progress Being Made Over Time: Concerned about Amount of Waste in Landfills and Oceans

Keep America Beautiful Unveils Results of National Consumer Tracker Recycling Survey as Nation Celebrates America Recycles Day
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STAMFORD, Conn., November 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ – While the majority of consumers believe many of the issues related to recycling have improved since the 1970s, such as “ease of recycling” and the “amount of waste” that is recycled, most consumers feel the amount of waste in landfills and oceans is worse, according to the first “Consumer Tracker Recycling Survey,” released today by national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful and Natural Marketing Institute (NMI), a national market research firm.

Engaging in the Movement: Leveraging Technology for Good

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When was the last time you were unexpectedly and unreservedly inspired? How about deeply immersed in an experience— actually present and engaged? What made that moment so special and so memorable?

Becca’s Story: Help Me Go Green | Recycling and Keeping the Rez Cleaner and Greener!

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Keep The Rez Beautiful has an extraordinary volunteer who has a passion for keeping the Ross Barnett Reservoir in Ridgeland, Mississippi, clean and beautiful!  

Nine-year-old Rebecca (Becca) Blair has been picking up litter and volunteering for kayak cleanups around the Reservoir and down the Pearl River, since she was 4!  

Are Your CSR Goals Aligned with Your Hiring Practices? [Webinar]

The role of diversity in CSR, and the companies getting it right!
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At the core of corporate social responsibility (CSR) exists the belief that companies should practice ethical behavior. One indication of ethical behavior is a commitment to diversity. As part of their CSR, companies should ensure that underrepresented groups have not only a voice, but the opportunity to thrive — both in their companies and within their respective communities.

In this webinar, presented by VolunteerMatch and Year Up, featuring Salesforce.org and Omnicom Media Group, you’ll:

‘Every Day is Veterans Day’ for LongHorn Steakhouse Cook

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Army veteran Albert St. Clair III, a LongHorn Steakhouse line cook in Florissant, MO, knows all too well that veterans can experience difficulties when they return to civilian life. After his service in Central America in the 1980s, he was homeless for a year and a half.

Webinar | 6 Keys to Workplace Giving Success

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How do you increase participation and get everyone (top to bottom) excited about your giving and volunteering program?

How a Mindfulness Practice Can Help Transcend Negative Politics

Artist, Poet and Musician MC Yogi Reflects on Battling the Darkness in Politics with Mindfulness
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In this era of sparring bipartisan political agendas and unapologetic mudslinging among campaigning rivals, it can be challenging not to get sucked into a downward spiral of negativity each time you turn on the news or read your feed.

MicroEdge + Blackbaud Webinar: Top 5 Strategies for Corporate Giving and Engagement Programs

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WEBINAR: Top 5 Strategies for Corporate Giving and Engagement Programs

DATE: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

TIME: 1:00 pm ET

PRESENTER: Andrew Troup, Director of Corporate Giving & Engagement Strategy, MicroEdge + Blackbaud

With 2017 in view, now is the perfect time to take a look at your corporate giving and engagement strategy to ensure you’re set up for success next year and into the future.

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