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by Zoe Dobuler

Article from in Energy
Feb 12, 2019 10:30 AM ET

Dean Seavers joined National Grid in 2014 as U.S. President of National Grid. Dean’s career as a value creator has included leadership roles at GE, United Technologies, and Tyco. He led GE Security, a $2 billion product and technology group, and he also led a $4 billion global services portfolio for United Technologies. Dean was a founding partner of Red Hawk Fire & Security and led its emergence as the second largest independent fire and security platform in the U.S.


Article from in Philanthropy
Feb 12, 2019 9:30 AM ET

Sysco proudly serves as co-presenting sponsor of Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry – one of the country’s premier culinary events. Each year, this ultimate foodie event brings together top chefs, sommeliers and mixologists in 20 cities across the nation, all with one goal in mind: to raise funds and awareness to end childhood hunger in America.


The makers of Dinty Moore® brand fight hunger with special event

Blog from in Philanthropy
Feb 12, 2019 9:00 AM ET

By Mary Burich

Had you stopped by Atlanta’s Trinity Towers on the morning of Nov. 28, you’d have found precious little evidence of what was about to take place. Until noon, the senior residence’s activity room and adjoining kitchen were still, awaiting the arrival of a bevy of volunteers from Hormel Foods and Goodr, a brand-new community partner of the Minnesota-based food company.


Newsletter from in Energy
Feb 12, 2019 8:45 AM ET

Lena Low learned the importance of doing the right thing early in her career when she worked with an emergency medical assistance company that flew teams out to help victims of the 2002 Bali bombing and the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004.

As news of the disasters broke, she watched in admiration as her colleagues headed to the airport with no thought of the cost of the operation but only one objective in mind: to save lives.


Multimedia with summary from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Feb 12, 2019 8:45 AM ET

Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals demands that companies team up and cooperate to decrease climate change and increase circularity*. One important component, is an open dialogue to align research agendas and develop policy framework, which is why we are working with like-minded partners, such as IKEA, TetraPak and DSM Royal, within the Ellen MacArthur Foundation CE100 (Circular Economy 100) Network.


Intel and HP partner on a mobile learning lab, bringing VR and high-tech experiences to students

Blog from in Education
Feb 12, 2019 8:30 AM ET

On a recent morning at McClymonds High School in west Oakland, California, students soared through outer space, dissected frogs in a high-tech laboratory and toured the a Smithsonian American Art Museum exhibition up close — all without leaving their campus.


Press Release from in Green Building
Feb 12, 2019 8:00 AM ET

LINCOLN, Neb., February 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ —Holland Board of Public Works (HBPW), partnering with the City of Holland, is providing 300 free trees to HBPW electric customers through the Arbor Day Foundation’s Energy-Saving Trees program. This program helps communities across the United States save energy and expand their tree canopies.


Blog from in Supply Chain & the Circular Economy
Feb 11, 2019 5:35 PM ET

2019 may be the year the concept of circular economy goes mainstream. And there’s good reason circular is catching on, even beyond the clear environmental benefits.


Kansas City NeighborhoodLIFT® program awards local initiative grants to three nonprofits

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Feb 11, 2019 4:30 PM ET

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced $300,000 in donations to three local nonprofits to support housing, education and neighborhood improvement for Kansas City residents.

“We are committed to strengthening and empowering communities,” said Kirk Kellner, Wells Fargo region bank president. “The work being done by these nonprofits will provide families and individuals with resources in Kansas City to create new opportunities and improve lives.”


Blog from in Education
Feb 11, 2019 1:00 PM ET

“My teacher is amazing. This is my second year speaking English for the first time, and she has provided me with help to improve my English skills while learning biological concepts and lab skills. She promotes multiculturalism and diversity, and she deserves some recognition for her hard work.” -Student of Mary Jo Renear at East Longmeadow High School in Western Massachusetts


Press Release from in Philanthropy
Feb 11, 2019 11:45 AM ET

Six-Part Documentary Series Co-Produced by RadicalMedia, Premiering Fall 2019, Will Take Audiences Behind the Scenes of Major Advocacy Campaigns Driving Real Change for the World’s Most Marginalized People

Series to Feature Artists With a Shared Passion for This Movement, Including Uzo Aduba, Rachel Brosnahan, Hugh Jackman, Gayle King, Usher and Pharrell Williams


The Bright Future in Sustainable Investing

Blog from in Finance & Investment
Feb 11, 2019 11:45 AM ET

by Kelly Coyne VP, Impax Asset Mmgt and Pax Ellevate Mgmt.

Why do millennials eschew jobs in financial services and how Sustainable Investing is changing that


By Justin Whitmore, EVP Continuous Improvement and Chief Sustainability Officer

Blog from in Business & Trade
Feb 11, 2019 11:15 AM ET

I recently returned to the US after a week of thoughtful dialogue and action at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, the annual meeting of WEF, an international organization focused on public private cooperation and engaging world leaders to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

The Forum in Davos was an important platform to advance our vision and learn from leaders across food, business, policy and non-profit sectors. At Tyson Foods we have a unique ability to make a difference—our scale provides us both with an opportunity and responsibility for impact.


By Jim McFarlin

Article from in Environment
Feb 11, 2019 11:10 AM ET

Whether you’re picnicking in a city park, hiking through a state forest or camping in one of America’s majestic national parks, your goals should be the same:


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