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How to Cook with Fair Trade Ingredients This Holiday Season (Plus 6 Fair Trade Holiday Recipes!)

Fact: There's more Fair Trade Certified produce on store shelves during the holidays than any other time of the year
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If your holiday plans are anything like ours, let’s just say we’ll be going through our fair share of sugar, vanilla, spices, squash, and… oh, come to think of it, let's just make a grocery list. It’s the time of year for gathering around the table, and with more Fair Trade Certified produce on store shelves than any other time of the year (hint, hint!), it's the perfect time to extend our gratitude to farming families around the world.

Sodexo Employees Help Provide Meals to Children in Need During Holiday Breaks and Weekends Throughout the School Year

Since 2006 employees of Sodexo have supported the Stop Hunger Backpack Food Program, helping to deliver more than 10 million meals to students in need
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., December 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Employees of Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, understand that for some children the holidays don’t always mean bounty and joy. At times it means facing hunger.

Timberland’s Holiday Season of Giving

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In November, outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland kicked off its holiday season of giving at its Stratham, NH headquarters to benefit the local community. Since then, through the company’s Path of Service™ program, more than 100 employees have volunteered at seven events in support of nonprofit organizations in New Hampshire.  Approaching its 25th year, Timberland’s Path of Service™ program provides employees with up to 40 paid hours each year to serve in the community.

Brown-Forman Partners with Transportation Companies for Safe Rides

‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign runs December 15 – January 1
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LOUISVILLE, Ky., December 15, 2016 /3BL Media/– To help everyone have a safe holiday season, Brown-Forman is once again teaming up with local transportation companies to encourage people to plan ahead and keep drunk drivers off of the roads. This is the fifth consecutive year that Brown-Forman has helped offer safe rides home through this program.

Food Safety for Holiday Leftovers

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Are you guilty of just throwing your leftovers in the fridge as is after the big meal? Come out of your food coma and do it right. Holiday leftovers are a great way to use up excess food but require proper planning to ensure you use them safely.

Fair Trade's Holiday Gift Guide

Gifts that Do Good
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The holidays are just around the corner!  Time to make your list, check it twice, and start finding gifts for all of the important people in your life.  And while those homemade sweaters you gave out last year were memorable (and even fit a few people), why not make your gifts Fair Trade this year and extend the goodwill one step further- to the people behind our favorite products?  

When you choose gifts marked with the Fair Trade Certified seal, you’re saying “yes” to:

Employees Extend Holiday Cheer to More Than 37,200 K-12 Students

By Kara Burkett
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As the holidays come to a close and students are returning to school, teachers across the country will have a special announcement for more than 37,200 students.  Their classroom project has been funded! 

Time Warner Cable Employees Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

Demonstrating Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
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At Time Warner Cable, diversity and inclusion are an integral part of our culture. We believe in an inclusive environment, where you can bring your whole self to work.  This extends into our work in the communities that we live in and serve. 

Time Warner Cable and Homeboy Industries Cook Up Some Holiday Fun

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During the holiday season, Time Warner Cable and HOLA, a TWC employee network partnered with Home Boy Industries to bring the first “Tamalada” (a tamale party) benefiting those they serve in the City of Los Angeles.

Booz Allen Employees Honor Fallen Vets

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On December 11 and 12, over 100 Booz Allen employees participated in wreath laying ceremonies at 7 veteran cemeteries across the mid-Atlantic region, part of Wreaths Across America’s effort to honor our nation’s fallen servicemen and women during the holiday season.

Through a mix of corporate grants and employee fundraising, Booz Allen supported wreath laying ceremonies at 7 sites nationwide, including large contingents at Arlington National Cemetery and Annapolis National Cemetery.

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