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Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Oct 20, 2014 5:00 PM ET

“Values matter.” That’s the slogan that Whole Foods has chosen for its first national brand marketing campaign. The message is, Whole Foods provides value to its customers through the values the company uses to select the food products on its shelves. That is, values for money in shopping for groceries is as important as bargain pricing, which Whole Foods is not known for. The company believes that consumers will find that value in the increased information it provides about where the food comes from, and how it was grown, raised, and made.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Oct 20, 2014 4:50 PM ET

CLEVELAND, Ohio, October 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Forest City Enterprises, Inc., (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) today announced the company has been recognized with a 2014 Cool Planet Award for demonstrating exemplary leadership in energy and carbon management at three of its California retail properties: South Bay Galleria, Antelope Valley Mall and Promenade Temecula.


Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Oct 20, 2014 4:30 PM ET
Our Action Team of the Week is Bergenfield High School from New Jersey.
 
Recently, the Bergenfield Action Team participated in the "Making Strides of Ridgefield Park Walk," dedicated to raising awareness and funds to support breast cancer research.
 
Bergenfield Action Team Captains encouraged and inspired 50 of their peers and faculty members to participate in the walk. Together, they raised $600 for the American Cancer Society.
 

Newsletter from in Business & Trade
Oct 20, 2014 4:30 PM ET

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Support for The ONE Campaign will sustain response to Ebola crisis and support education and advocacy to strengthen health systems across Africa

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Oct 20, 2014 4:00 PM ET

PEORIA, Ill., October 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ – In the wake of the Ebola crisis, the Caterpillar Foundation announced today that it will provide an additional $1 million to the $7.5 million investment made to The ONE Campaign for its advocacy work in the fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease in Africa, particularly to boost the organization’s response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.  


Multimedia with summary from in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Oct 20, 2014 4:00 PM ET

Meet nine more the teams that will be competing for the 2014 Enactus World Cup. Stay tuned for more team profiles! If you missed the first nine, check them out here:  http://3blmedia.com/News/Meet-first-9-teams-competing-Enactus-World-Cup


Article from in Philanthropy
Oct 20, 2014 3:30 PM ET

The Coca-Cola Company is part of a global system with operations in more than 200 countries. These places are not just markets to us—they are home, where we live and work.

Click to read about The Coca-Cola Foundation programs benefitting 134 million people in 122 countries for 2013 at: http://www.coca-colacompany.com/our-company/the-coca-cola-foundation


Certification marks milestone achievement in CVS Health’s commitment to sustainability

Press Release from in Environment
Oct 20, 2014 3:00 PM ET

Woonsocket, RI, Oct. 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ — CVS Health announced today that the CVS/pharmacy store in West Haven, Connecticut has been awarded the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification, making it the most energy efficient CVS/pharmacy store in the country. This achievement marks the first CVS/pharmacy store to be certified with the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) highest distinction and is the company’s eighth LEED-certified building.


Article from in Health and Wellness
Oct 20, 2014 2:30 PM ET

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Five-year-old Ezra from New Jersey has never attended school or experienced many things most children take for granted.


Blog from in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Oct 20, 2014 2:00 PM ET

Pro Bono Week is a global celebration of the pro bono ethic that drives professionals across the world to use their talents to make a difference.


Multimedia with summary from in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Oct 20, 2014 1:00 PM ET

Meet nine of the teams that will be competing for the 2014 Enactus World Cup. Stay tuned for more team profiles.

To see some of these teams present their projects, tune in to our live broadcasts of the key ceremonies and the final round presentations. Information about the event, including the live stream schedule can be found at http://enactus.org/worldcup.

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Article from in Human Resources
Oct 20, 2014 12:30 PM ET

When you start out in your career, it’s all about you. You’re on a mission to learn as much as possible, as quickly as possible. You watch what great leaders around you are doing and try to emulate it. You’re trying to get ahead and continue moving upward on the path to achieve financial stability and compete at a higher level. You’re trying to prove yourself to both your peers and your superiors.


Article from in Education
Oct 20, 2014 12:00 PM ET

Small Business Week Profile - DiveSafe International

Campbell River’s commercial dive school, DiveSafe International, has taught students coast to coast in Canada, and now is on the brink of signing on to train divers in Panama. It is one of the thousands of successful Canadian independent businesses being heralded this week during Small Business Week, Oct. 19-25.


BNY Mellon Investment Boutique Develops Investment Approach with Mercer, Imprint Capital

Press Release from in Environment
Oct 20, 2014 12:00 PM ET

NEW YORK and LONDON, October 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Mellon Capital, the San Francisco-based investment boutique of BNY Mellon, has launched its Carbon Efficiency Strategy with $100 million in funding from The McKnight Foundation.  The strategy is designed to provide investors with lower carbon emissions exposure than the broad U.S. equity benchmark.


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