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On World Cancer Day Holland America Line Launches 'On Deck for a Cause' Shipboard Fundraising Program Supporting Six International Cancer Organizations

New walk on 500 cruises annually to raise money for the global fight against cancer
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SEATTLE, Feb. 4, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of World Cancer Day, today Holland America Line announces "On Deck for a Cause," a new shipboard giving program that will benefit six international cancer organizations located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Netherlands, Germany and United Kingdom. 

Product Valuation Webinar for Corporations and Nonprofits

Good360, CECP, other experts discuss valuation of goods
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JOIN GOOD360 & INDUSTRY EXPERTS FOR A FREE WEBINAR EXPLORING IN-KIND VALUATION

Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 2 PM EST

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How charities value non-cash gifts drew a good deal of attention in the press this year, and most of it was negative. Please join the nonprofit leader in corporate philanthropy  as we explore the topic of in-kind valuation in this free webinar for both nonprofits and corporations.

GE Raises More Than $100,000 For Village in Tanzania

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MyEvent.com recently developed a custom fundraising website for GE's Executive Development Course (EDC). The custom website empowered the participants in the EDC program to raise more than $100,000 for a village in Tanzania through their personal fundraising pages.

The participants were part of an immersive and productive business experience to study power solutions in Sub Saharan Africa.

Montana High School Student to Attempt Expedition From Death Valley to Mount Whitney

Missoula senior to trek 157 miles and climb 14,505 feet to raise money for a nonprofit organization dedicated to getting youth outside
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MISSOULA, Mont., Dec. 11, 2012 /3BL Media/– Hellgate High Senior Adam Peterman, 17,  of Missoula, Mont. will attempt to bike, hike and scramble from the lowest point in the contiguous United States to the highest in an effort to inspire more youth to get outside.  As part of his senior project, Peterman will travel from Badwater in Death Valley, Calif., to the 14,505-foot summit of Mount Whitney beginning December 20 and attempt to reach California’s highest peak in less than 48 hours entirely under his own steam. 

Win a Free Pass to the 2013 Run Walk Ride Fundraising Conference

Submissions due December 14 for the DonorDrive® Run Walk Ride Fundraising Scholarship Program
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One nonprofit executive will win a free pass to the leading conference on thon fundraising thanks to the DonorDrive® Run Walk Ride Fundraising Scholarship Program.  Entries are being accepted until December 14 for the chance to receive a free registration and complimentary travel and accommodations to the 2013 Run Walk Ride Fundraising Conference, March 13 & 14 in Atlanta, Georgia. 

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One nonprofit executive will win a free pass to the leading conference on thon fundraising thanks to the DonorDrive® Run Walk Ride Fundraising Scholarship Program.  Entries are being accepted until December 14 for the chance to receive a free registration and complimentary travel and accommodations to the 2013 Run Walk Ride Fundraising Conference, March 13 & 14 in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Proving On-the-Ground Impact During Hurricane Sandy

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Since the East Coast landfall of Hurricane Sandy nearly three weeks ago, we've seen an overwhelming amount of outreach and support from generous individuals, corporations and nonprofits contributing everything from cash to mobile power stations.

Children International a Top U.S. Charity According to Forbes and Consumers Digest

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KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 19, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Forbes magazine recognizes Children International, a U.S.-based humanitarian organization, as a top U.S. charity in its "Top 100 Largest U.S. Charities" list for 2012. The Forbeslist includes ratios regarding a nonprofit's level of fundraising efficiency and charitable commitment.

5 Ways to Keep Employees Engaged Without Leaving the Office

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When times are busy, often employee volunteering takes a back seat. Our CSR and employee engagement programs tend to get de-prioritized amidst looming deadlines and end-of-year rushes.

But this is also the time when community involvement and employee engagement is at its most important. This is a key time to remind employees that giving back is part of who you are as a company, and to engage them in ways that will strengthen their commitment to their work, to your company and to each other.

Balfour Beatty Construction Golf Benefit Raises More Than $46,000 For Dr. Phillips Center Arts Education Partnership Programs

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ORLANDO, Fla., October 17, 2012 /3BL Media/ -  The inaugural Balfour Beatty Construction Golf Benefit in Orlando raised more than $46,000 to benefit arts education partnerships for the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, the non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to developing and operating a new performing arts center in downtown Orlando. The tournament was held on October 1 at The Legacy Club at Alaqua Lakes with 111 golfers participating in the event.

Making it Personal – Nonprofit Storytelling Through Social Media

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How many times in the past month have you been asked to make a donation to a nonprofit? Chances are, quite a few. Many consumers are now facing appeals for support on the street, in their email inboxes, over the phone and in the mail. Yet, a few savvy nonprofits are harnessing social media to break through the clutter, telling compelling, personal stories of the issues at hand rather than directly appealing for donations.

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