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Care. Act. Inspire. - The Major League Baseball Players Trust

Multimedia with summary from in Philanthropy
Jan 20, 2017 5:00 PM ET

2016 was the 20th year Major League Baseball Players have been stepping to the plate to help their neighbors in need through the Players Trust. The Players Trust doesn't replace what Major Leaguers do individually to support the causes close to their hearts; it allows the Players to help causes important to the group while encouraging others to care, act and inspire.  For more information, please visit www.PlayersTrust.org


Article from in Awards and Recognition
Jan 20, 2017 4:00 PM ET

For the fifth consecutive year, Gildan has qualified for inclusion in the 2017 RobeccoSAM Sustainability Yearbook, receiving the Bronze Class distinction this year for its strong sustainability performance.  RobecoSAM’s Sustainability Yearbook is one of the world’s most comprehensive publications on corporate sustainability. 


Blog from in Marketing, Media & Communications
Jan 20, 2017 3:30 PM ET

Hey hockey fans! Do you want to see hockey’s greatest players at this year’s NHL All-Star Game in Los Angeles? Well it’s time to hit the ice — or at least the “enter” button — for the Keep America Beautiful Hockey All-Star Game Sweepstakes!

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, has launched the Hockey All-Star Game Sweepstakes as part of its "#DoBeautifulThings — Sports" initiative.


Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jan 20, 2017 3:00 PM ET

Thanks to our Eastman team members -  and several community partners and neighbors, we collected a record-setting 25,000 items for the 2016 Supplies for Soldiers campaign! In December, more than 1,000 care packages made their way around the world to 73 U.S. soldiers deployed overseas.


Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jan 20, 2017 1:45 PM ET

SEATTLE, January 20, 2017 /3BL Media/– The International Living Future Institute (ILFI) announced that the Living Product Challenge and Declare are now recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in its Recommendations of Specifications, Standards and Ecolabels for federal purchasers.


Business has the opportunity and obligation to advance critical social and environmental issues--and the momentum is undeniable

Article from in Business & Trade
Jan 20, 2017 1:35 PM ET

When the votes came in on November 8, many social and environmental advocates feared the worst: a new reality where important issues would sit on the back burner for four or more years as a new administration stripped away regulation and policies.


By DANIEL DEMAY, SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF

Article from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Jan 20, 2017 1:20 PM ET

Originally published on www.seattlepi.com.

Sea-Tac Airport could become one of the first major U.S. airports to start using biofuel for every flight that leaves its tarmac.

That’s the lofty goal that drove a study released yesterday on how to build the infrastructure needed to get aviation biofuel into Sea-Tac’s fuel supply.


Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jan 20, 2017 12:55 PM ET

By Caleb Dow, Porpoise

At Porpoise, we often hear HR Managers tell us that they aren’t seeing high enough participation rates within their volunteer initiatives. Based on the trends we’ve seen, we know a few reasons why their programs might not be working – and how to fix them.


Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jan 20, 2017 11:40 AM ET

Do I pay the rent or feed my children? Do I heat my home … or do I eat? These are some of the tough choices many families in America face today. Did you know that a staggering 1 in 6 children faces hunger in America? The biggest reason for this is, of course, poverty. Poverty is a painful reality faced by families all across the U.S.—many of them are your neighbors, friends or family. Ironically, many are working families who hold steady jobs (sometimes multiple jobs) but still struggle to make ends meet.


Article from in Human Resources
Jan 20, 2017 9:45 AM ET

The Boston office is staffed with a diverse team, experienced in providing health and safety, environmental compliance, site assessment and remediation, and facility decommissioning support to a broad range of clients. We work with clients throughout Massachusetts and New England in the technology, food and beverage, railroad, oil and gas, healthcare, and manufacturing industries.

Read the rest on the Antea Group website.

 

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Ten Members to Attend Educational Program and Conduct Trail Marking Historic Trees -- “Trees of Significance” -- on Park Land

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jan 20, 2017 9:15 AM ET

STAMFORD, Conn., January 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a green, clean and beautiful place to live, will provide it’s National Youth Advisory Council members with the chance to experience Manassas National Battlefield Park in a unique way – by mapping “Trees of Significance” throughout the park.


Powered by ASSET360 TM, SEKOIA benefits clients by uniting spatial engineering, data integration and analytics to improve project execution

Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Jan 20, 2017 9:00 AM ET

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., January 20, 2017 /3BL Media/– Black & Veatch announced today a new tool aimed at helping utilities deploy large-scale grid modernization projects.


Blog from in Education
Jan 20, 2017 8:45 AM ET

Journey to Science

How did you become interested in science?

My mom is a scientist. She carried out microbiology research as a graduate student, and later as a postdoc, for most of my upbringing. I would go to the lab with her, and I also remember working intensely on school science projects. I liked microbiology, but I ultimately became interested in neuroscience because some of my relatives had conditions that affected the brain.

Academic and Professional Ambitions


Program helped 12,725 homeowners since 2012 through homebuyer education and down payment assistance grants to boost sustainable homeownership in 48 communities

Press Release from in Finance & Investment
Jan 20, 2017 8:25 AM ET

SAN FRANCISCO, January 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ – More than 2,000 families and individuals purchased their home in 2016 through Wells Fargo LIFT programs, which offer homebuyer education plus down payment assistance in local communities.


by Christine Sismondo

Article from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jan 20, 2017 8:05 AM ET

With nearly everyone happy to see the backside of 2016, most of us are especially grateful to have a shot at that symbolic clean slate that January always promises. And this year, clean living doesn’t seem to be quite as important as social responsibility judging by many in the food and drink industries who are renewing their commitments to making the world a better place. As such, 2017 is already shaping up to be the Year of Mindful Eating and Drinking.


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