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Aparna's Story: Redefining Possibilities for Patients with Rare Diseases

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Aparna had only been working as a clinical programmer on Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Global Biometrics Sciences team for six months when five-year-old Tayjus was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). Universal support from managers, co-workers, friends and family has helped her redefine what can be achieved by focusing on one day, and one goal, at a time.

Joan’s Story: A Personal Commitment to Patients Living with Hepatitis C

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For Joan, hepatitis C is much more than a significant global public health challenge—it’s personal. It has played a role in the story of her family, and it was from her family that she learned the importance of “sticking together,” as well as the importance of the work she and her team does every day.

STAR India Will Air 'Girl Rising' Documentary on Girls' Empowerment with Help of Bollywood Stars

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On Saturday, August 29, STAR India's flagship channel Star Plus will air Girl Rising, an acclaimed documentary from Academy Award nominee Richard E. Robbins that raises awareness of gender inequality and advocates for women's empowerment. The film is the centerpiece of the Girl Rising campaign, which promotes women's rights around the world, and this broadcast will be the first time the film has been shown in India.

Working Towards a Day When Equal Justice & Equal Opportunity Become Reality

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If your company is committed to causes associated with diversity, civil rights, or anti-bullying/violence, then consider ways you can team-up with this week's featured charity, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC).

The Michelin Challenge Bibendum Approach

Getting together to think and take action for a more sustainable kind of mobility
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Launched in 1998, the Michelin Challenge Bibendum has become a unique international event that brings together thousands of political decision-makers, industry representatives and scientists to discuss sustainable mobility challenges and solutions.

Created in Clermont-Ferrand, where Michelin’s headquarters are located, the Challenge was originally organized around a road rally that allowed participants to introduce and test new engine and energy solutions.

Caterpillar Foundation Invests $1 Million in ONE to Advance Ebola Advocacy

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

Aramark Honors Anselmo Villarreal, President and CEO of La Casa de Esperanza, Inc., of Waukesha, WI for Outstanding Community Center Leadership and Advocacy

Villarreal Recognized With Peter B. Goldberg Aramark Building Community Executive Leadership Award, which includes a $40,000 grant to La Casa
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Pittsburgh, Pa., October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Dr. Anselmo Villarreal, President and CEO of La Casa de Esperanza, Inc. in Waukesha, WI, was honored today with the 2014  Peter B. Goldberg Aramark Building Community Executive Leadership Award in recognition of his innovative and inspirational work to create strong families and communities. The recognition includes a $40,000 Aramark grant to La Casa de Esperanza.

Moms on a Mission

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Two Seventh Generation moms head to Washington DC to ask why American manufacturers are formulating safer products for overseas markets and call for stronger toxics control in the United States.

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